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Jonathan Musk

First Drive: Ford Fiesta ST

6 days ago / 0 comments

Is Ford’s latest Fiesta ST king of the current hot hatch crop? Jonathan Musk finds out…

First Drive: Hyundai Tucson

1 week ago / 0 comments

Jonathan Musk drives Hyundai’s refreshed mid-size SUV to find out what’s new…

First Drive: Hyundai Kona 1.6 CRDi diesel

1 week ago / 0 comments

Can diesel prove to be the pick of the bunch for Hyundai’s fun Kona? By Jonathan Musk

Hyundai confirms hybrid and PHEV for new Santa Fe

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

Hyundai has confirmed hybrid and plug-in hybrid powertrains will be added to the Santa Fe SUV.

Renault Business launches new digital magazine for fleets

3 weeks ago / 0 comments

Renault has launched a new digital Business Magazine, aimed at fleets wishing to learn more about the brand’s cars and vans.

First Drive: Ford Fiesta Active

4 weeks ago / 0 comments

‘Active’ trim adds SUV looks to the Fiesta line-up, finds Jonathan Musk…

Transport Scotland increases EV funding for fleets

4 weeks ago / 0 comments

Increased funding to encourage the uptake of EVs in fleets has been announced by the Scottish Government.

Audi drops diesel from new A1 lineup

4 weeks ago / 0 comments

Audi’s second generation A1 drops diesel from the line-up following a completely new redesign, including many features from its larger siblings.

First Drive: Mercedes-Benz C-Class

4 weeks ago / 0 comments

Does Mercedes-Benz’s latest C-Class rewrite the rules for the compact segment, asks Jonathan Musk…

E-Pace gets AI and Jaguar’s latest petrol engine

1 month ago / 0 comments

Jaguar‘s E-Pace SUV is now available with Jaguar Land Rover’s 197bhp 2.0-litre four-cylinder turbocharged Ingenium petrol engine for the first time.

EVs are the “silver bullet” to transitioning to clean energy

1 month ago / 0 comments

A new clean-energy technology company, named EV8 technologies, has been launched to encourage uptake of electric vehicles (EVs) by using them as a key part of … Read More »

Germany’s second diesel ban likely to have ‘domino effect’

1 month ago / 0 comments

Germany is to get its second diesel ban by 2019 after a judge in a regional court rules that it must go ahead.

First Drive: Toyota Aygo

1 month ago / 0 comments

Do updates to the best-selling Toyota Aygo keep it at the head of the pack? Jonathan Musk finds out…

Public charging not important, finds Delta-ee

2 months ago / 0 comments

Public charging may not be as important as is commonly believed, with it accounting for a predicted 8% of all charging over the next 3-10 years, … Read More »

First Drive: Jaguar I-Pace

2 months ago / 0 comments

Does Jaguar’s first electric car meet expectations? Jonathan Musk finds out…

Mercedes-Benz expands E-Class range

2 months ago / 0 comments

Mercedes-Benz has expanded the E-Class range with new petrol and diesel engines.

Fleet World’s five-minute industry briefing: This week’s top stories

2 months ago / 0 comments

This week's top fleet industry stories... LEVC range-extended electric van to help clean up fleet sector by Natalie Middleton - LEVC (formerly the London Taxi Company) ... Read More »

Mayor’s taskforce set up to boost London’s EV uptake

2 months ago / 0 comments

The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has setup a new taskforce that he hopes will encourage boroughs, Government and all involved to work together to install … Read More »

Fleet inclusion a ‘must’ for EV success, says Vattenfall

2 months ago / 0 comments

Vattenfall – a Swedish energy group – says partnering with fleet owners is a ‘must’ for electric vehicle potential to be realised across England as it … Read More »

First Drive: Range Rover P400e Plug-in Hybrid

2 months ago / 0 comments

Range Rover reckons 20% of customers are already opting for the PHEV, Jonathan Musk finds out why…

72% UK fleets believe they’ll be fully electric by 2040

2 months ago / 0 comments

72% of UK businesses believe their fleets will be fully electric by 2040, according to a new sustainability report.

Batteries to revolutionise National Grid and EV charging

2 months ago / 0 comments

The world’s first and largest network of grid-scale batteries and rapid chargers are set to revolutionise power distribution across the UK and aid electric vehicle adoption, … Read More »

Workplace charging key to UK’s EV future

2 months ago / 0 comments

The current rate of uptake for EVs will only be possible if smart workplace charge points are used, say Vinci Energies’ subsidiary Actemium.

Ford adds Waze navigation and voice control

2 months ago / 0 comments

Ford adds the ability to project Waze navigation and real-time traffic to vehicles using its SYNC AppLink touchscreen and control it through voice.

UK to lead on automotive battery innovation

2 months ago / 0 comments

A new £80m facility in the UK plans to lead the world on the development of the next generation of automotive battery systems.

First Drive: Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace

2 months ago / 0 comments

Does stretching a Tiguan appeal to the family man? Jonathan Musk takes a closer look.

UK startup cracks on-street EV charging

2 months ago / 0 comments

A British startup claims to have a solution for the 11.6m UK households currently unable to charge an EV at home, using retractable telescopic charge posts.

UK true fleet records positive growth

2 months ago / 0 comments

True Fleet recorded its first positive numbers in 13 months with a 6.3% rise, according to latest Dataforce figures.

Scottish Natural Heritage employs Renault electric fleet

2 months ago / 0 comments

Renault UK has supplied Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) with a fleet of five all-electric Zoe.

First Drive: Volkswagen Touareg

2 months ago / 0 comments

Volkswagen’s tech-laden new flagship aims to continue its fleet appeal. Jonathan Musk heads to Austria to find out if it does.