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Europcar Mobility Group welcomes new Hyundai hybrid fleet

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Europcar Mobility Group UK has reduced its overall fleet emissions with the addition of 300 Hyundai Ioniq Hybrids.

UK’s North East goes electric with new charging hubs

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Fastned will expand its electric vehicle rapid charge network in the north east of England, with five new fast charging ‘hubs’.

Don’t ditch diesel without accurate information, says Emtec Corporation

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Don’t ditch diesel just yet says Emtec Corporation Ltd, which has developed new technology to accurately measure driver and vehicle performance in order to put fleets … Read More »

First Drive: Volkswagen T-Cross

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Does Volkswagen’s new baby SUV live up to the success of it’s bigger brothers, asks Jonathan Musk.

Geneva Motor Show 2019 Roundup

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All the key news in fleet…

Today in Fleet – Tuesday 5 March

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All the key news in fleet…

BMW warns no-deal Brexit could end Mini production in UK

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BMW has warned that it may shift Mini production out of the UK in the event of a no-deal Brexit.

New Peugeot 208 and e-208 revealed at Geneva

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Peugeot has unveiled an all-new 208 at the Geneva Motor Show, which will be available as petrol, diesel and electric; as the e-208 that kick starts … Read More »

BMW plug-in hybrid portfolio gets new models and added electric range

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BMW has taken the wraps off its latest range of plug-in hybrids to join its ranks, including the world premiere of the new BMW X3 xDrive30e, … Read More »

Audi confirms fifth production electric car

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Audi confirms the Q4 e-tron is set for production in the second half of 2020, based on the Q4 e-tron concept shown at this year’s Geneva … Read More »

Shock Honda Swindon closure announcement imminent

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Honda is set to announce its Swindon plant will close in 2022, according to a source close to Honda speaking to Sky News.

Fleet Operations appoints new chief information officer

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Fleet Operations has appointed David Gallimore as chief information officer, bringing with him almost 20 years’ experience in the information technology and services industry.

All new Ford Focus ST revealed with diesel power

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Ford has revealed the all-new Focus ST; developed by Ford Performance to deliver nimble hot-hatch thrills in a stylish, comfortable and practical family car.

Call for evidence ends for pollutants from non-exhaust emissions

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The government’s call for evidence on pollutants from brake, tyre and road surface wear and the effect on air quality has now concluded.

Hyundai i30 1.0-litre spiced up with ‘N’ performance styling

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Hyundai has brought some of the ‘N’ – the brand’s performance arm – styling to the i30 range, with the introduction of an entry-level 1.0-litre T-GDi … Read More »

Street trim adds choice to Fiat Tipo Range

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Fiat has updated its Tipo range to include Street trim, which sits above Easy trim and adds a touch of Italian street style.

Audi to reveal next stage in electric mobility at Geneva

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Audi has revealed first sketches of its “next stage in electric mobility”; the Audi Q4 e-tron electric car concept.

First interior shot and Honda Urban EV details revealed

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Ahead of the Geneva Motor Show 2019, Honda has revealed the first image of the prototype dashboard of its hotly anticipated battery-electric Urban EV hatchback.

SPIE empowers IONITY electric car rapid charging in the UK

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SPIE UK is to be responsible for the planning and design of electric charging stations at strategic locations along the United Kingdom’s major road infrastructure.

Audi’s first electric car pricing and spec announced

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Order books are now open for the Audi e-tron in the UK, with prices starting at £71,490 (exc. Plug-in Car Grant).

Hundreds of temp jobs to be axed at Honda’s Swindon plant

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The company said the temporary and fixed-term contract job cuts were the result of an industry-wide decline in the sale of diesel cars, and not because … Read More »

Demand outstripping supply for Kia e-Niro EV

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All 900 allocated UK units of the new Kia e-Niro electric car have all-but been sold in less than a month, according to the carmaker but … Read More »

Kia study reveals fleets ready for EV tipping point

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Demand for electric vehicles is reaching a tipping point for fleets, according to a new study by Kia.

First Drive: Toyota RAV4 Hybrid

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Tough meaningful looks aren’t just skin deep in the new hybrid-only RAV4, discovers Jonathan Musk.

Revised Passat to bring semi-autonomous tech and extra PHEV range

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Volkswagen has revealed its facelifted Passat estate and saloon, which will arrive this autumn with a wealth of extra technology as well as updated engines, including … Read More »

Drive electric for a tenth the cost of a petrol car, says ScottishPower

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ScottishPower has launched a new tariff for EV owners that it says will cost drivers a tenth of the cost per mile of a standard petrol … Read More »

Pod Point chosen to complement Kia’s growing EV line-up

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Kia Motors UK has chosen Pod Point as official homecharge provider to complement its growing range of electric powered plug-in vehicles.

Kia adds a touch of luxury to 2019 Optima Sportswagen PHEV

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Kia has updated the Optima Sportswagen plug-in hybrid for 2019 adding a new premium grade.

Enterprise Car Club reduces County Council’s CO2

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Enterprise Car Club has helped Gloucestershire County Council significantly reduce its CO2 emissions, by adopting a car club programme.

Pothole reports in Britain soar

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More than half a million potholes were reported by public to local authorities across the UK for repair in 2017 – an increase of 44% on … Read More »