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Over half of Brits uncomfortable using roads alongside autonomous vehicles

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UK drivers still have widespread concerns over autonomous vehicles, new research finds.

MPG Marathon gives Transport Minister an eco-driving lesson

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Minister of State for Transport John Hayes has taken eco-driving lessons to see if he could become as efficient as the country’s most accomplished eco-drivers currently participating in the 2016 MPG Marathon.

Fuel prices struck by ‘perfect storm’

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The RAC is calling on the Chancellor not to raise fuel duty in next month’s Autumn Statement as it reports ‘a perfect storm’ adversely affecting fuel prices.

360-degree video app shows dangers of low tread depth

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A new 360-degree video from TyreSafe dramatically illustrates the difference in braking distances between tyres just below the legal limit and those with full tread.

Police target uninsured drivers under national campaign  

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Police are cracking down on uninsured driving with the first ever national enforcement awareness week.

UK Carline appoints compliance officer as part of expansion programme

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Sarah Latimer has joined leasing firm UK Carline as compliance officer.

First Drive: Ford Mondeo ST-Line

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The Mondeo is aiming for user-choosers with a sporty makeover, explains Alex Grant.

2016 MPG Marathon gets underway

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Competitors in this year’s MPG Marathon are now under starter’s orders as they look to take the lead as the kings of eco-driving.

Government urged to press on with reforms to tackle insurance fraud

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The Government must press ahead with planned reforms to clamp down on fraudulent whiplash insurance claims, according to insurance and road safety organisations.

Fleet industry unites to oppose employee benefit tax hike

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The BVRLA and a coalition of other fleet industry stakeholders are working together to oppose possible changes to employee benefits that would impact on fleets and fleet drivers.

SEAT Ateca now available for four-day fleet test drives

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SEAT is giving UK fleet and business customers to chance to live with its new Ateca SUV for four days.

Watch live vehicle footage of UK’s premier eco-driving event

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As this year’s MPG Marathon gets underway, followers can chart competitors’ progress in real-time and even see live data feeds with the help of technology provided by telematics service provider Crystal Ball.

BCA to drive growth with new role

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BCA’s Steve Paine is take on responsibility for the Bridgwater auction centre in addition to his general manager role at Blackbushe as part of the firm’s growth plans.

MINI hints at “near-series” plug-in hybrid crossover

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MINI’s first plug-in hybrid is said to be almost production-ready, and looks likely to launch as part of the Countryman line-up.

New Discovery to deliver class-leading RVs, says Cap

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The new Land Rover Discovery is expected to offer class-leading residual values when it arrives in the UK, according to Cap.

Fleet-driven updates for Nissan Qashqai, X-Trail and Pulsar

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Nissan is revising three key fleet products as part of measures to support further growth of its business sales, focused on Motability and ‘core fleet’ volumes.

Funding support for hydrogen fuel call cars drives Toyota Mirai take-up

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Public and private fleets including the Science Museum and Aberdeen City Council are to implement Toyota Mirai hydrogen fuel cell cars after winning funding from the Government.

Workplace charging scheme to provide ‘massive incentive’ for fleets to go green

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New government funding for workplace and residential on-street charge points will help drive fleet take-up of ultra-low emission vehicles (ULEVs) but more action is needed on tax and in-life incentives for vehicles, according to … Read More »

ADAS calibration to help keep Inchcape fleet drivers safe under latest Autoglass deal

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Inchcape Fleet Solutions customers are to benefit from a number of additional vehicle glass repair and replacement services after the fleet management firm renewed its contract with Autoglass.

Arval to gain operational insight into hydrogen fleet cars through major UK trial

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Arval has become a leading partner in one of the UK’s largest hydrogen fleet car trials to date, enabling it to gain operational insight into the running of hydrogen fuel cell cars by fleets.