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Katie Beck

Today in Fleet – Friday 28 July

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All the key news in fleet… Cenex to overhaul National Chargepoint Registry   Cenex is to take charge of the UK-wide database of charging points, in … Read More »

Today in Fleet – Thursday 27 July

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All the key news in fleet… Uncertainty over Clear Air Zones could damage local business Clarity is urgently needed to identify which vehicles will be affected in … Read More »

Today in Fleet – Wednesday 26 July

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All the key news in fleet… POLAR network switches to renewable energy Chargemaster’s POLAR network of 5,600 charging points will be supplied by renewable energy from … Read More »

BMW’s Ian Robertson to retire in 2018

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Ian Robertson, current Board of Management member for BMW sales, will hand over responsibilities to Pieter Nota in January 2018, after nearly a decade of service.

Today in Fleet – Friday 21 July

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Lightfoot secures connected car grant of nearly £1m Driver behaviour monitoring specialist Lightfoot will increase the size of its workforce by more than 60% over the next six … Read More »

Today in Fleet – Thursday 20 July

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All the key news in fleet… Nissan appoints new head of leasing to strengthen fleet presence Nissan Motor (GB) Limited has announced two new appointments designed … Read More »

Uncertain conditions not hampering fleet growth predictions

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Almost 30% of UK fleets predict that the number of vehicles they operate will increase over the next three years – the most positive response in … Read More »

Today in Fleet – Wednesday 19 July

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All the key news in fleet… Majority of motorists confused by tyre maintenance checks A new survey from Venson Automotive Solutions has revealed that 69% of … Read More »

Barometer – June 2017

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We’ve pulled together the pertinent points from the myriad of research done in the fleet industry this month to give you a clearer view of what’s … Read More »

Parliamentary Advisory Council calls for overhaul on road safety

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The Parliamentary Advisory Council for Transport Safety (PACTS) has called on all political parties to commit to an overhaul of road safety in the next Parliament.

Barometer – May 2017

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We’ve pulled together the pertinent points from the myriad of research done in the fleet industry this month to give you a clearer view of what’s … Read More »

Fleet Geek – May 2017

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Katie Beck looks at some of the best tech aimed at making life-on-the go and in the office that little bit easier.

FTA extends AA contract for 2,000 Recovery members

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The Freight Transport Association (FTA) has signed a five-year extension with the AA fleet and SME division to provide breakdown and recovery services to 2,000 FTA … Read More »

Fleet Geek – April 2017

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Katie Beck looks at some of the best tech aimed at making life-on-the go and in the office that little bit easier. Duronic portable luggage scales … Read More »

Barometer – April 2017

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UK manufacturing in demand Overseas demand helped deliver the biggest February for UK car production in 17 years, the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) … Read More »

Barometer – March 2017

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We’ve pulled together the pertinent points from the myriad of research done in the fleet industry this month to give you a clearer view of what’s … Read More »

Fleet Geek – March 2017

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Katie Beck looks at some of the best tech aimed at making life-on-the go and in the office that little bit easier.Products of the month Flight … Read More »

Pump prices fall by 2.5p a litre in March

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The price of fuel fell by more than 2.5p a litre in March bringing the average price of petrol down to 117.54p and diesel to 119.54p, … Read More »

Vauxhall previews Insignia Country Tourer

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Vauxhall has revealed its latest-generation Insignia Country Tourer, marking the third variant in the Insignia line-up.

March registrations hit all-time high ahead of VED changes

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The UK’s new car market grew by 8.4% in March, making it the biggest month since records began, according to figures published by the Society of … Read More »

BCA acquires Supreme Wheels Direct

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BCA has acquired a 75% stake in Supreme Wheels Direct Ltd, a specialist in alloy wheel refurbishment, for an undisclosed sum. The acquisition allows BCA and … Read More »

One in six businesses carry out no grey fleet checks

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More than 16% of companies with grey fleet drivers carry out no risk checks at all, according to new data compiled by fleet management specialist CLM.

Car clubs and digital technology could clean up London’s air, says think tank

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Harnessing the best of digital and char sharing technology could help with London’s air pollution issues but only if Mayor Sadiq Khan seizes opportunities.

Barometer – February 2017

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We’ve pulled together the pertinent points from the myriad of research done in the fleet industry this month to give you a clearer view of what’s … Read More »

Fleet Geek – February 2017

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Katie Beck looks at some of the best tech aimed at making life-on-the go and in the office that little bit easier.Products of the month Rowenta … Read More »

Government urged to set up Road Collision Investigation Branch

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The UK government is being urged to follow the lead of other countries in implementing a Road Collision Investigation Branch to drive down accident rates.

New Insignia first drive opportunity for fleets at Fleet Show 2017

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Fleet Show 2017 will be the first UK opportunity for fleet decision-makers to test drive the ground-breaking new Vauxhall Insignia Grand Sport.

Cars of the year recognised at Fleet World Honours 2017

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The best fleet cars of the last 12 months were recognised at this year’s Fleet World Honours, held at the prestigious RAC Club in London.

Innovative companies recognised at Fleet World Honours 2017

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The best innovations launched to the fleet and leasing industry in the last 12 months were recognised at this year’s Fleet World Honours, which took place at the RAC … Read More »

Fleet World Honours 2017 – Full list of winners

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Fleet World Honours 2017 took place this afternoon (21 February) at the RAC Club in Pall Mall, London. Recipients were invited to a winners-only champagne reception … Read More »