BT Group has made a major commitment to deploy electric vehicles on its fleet under the EV100 initiative.
Seat has opened order books for its flagship Tarraco SUV, which is priced from £28,320.
Average used car values at BCA rose again in October, with values for fleet and lease and dealer part-exchange vehicles still at near record levels and … Read More »
Lex Autolease has awarded Nationwide Windscreen Services its Fleet Service Supplier of the Year title at its annual Supplier Focus Day.
Aston Barclay is using Alexa technology to share the group’s auction programme to buyers through a new service.
Alex Smith is to become managing director of Volkswagen Group UK in the New Year, marking his return to the group after two years at Nissan.
Škoda has taken the wraps off its Scala hatchback, which provides it with its first-ever direct rival to the VW Golf and Ford Focus.
Fleets could cut rental costs by up to 35% while also benefiting from increased convenience by turning to car sharing.
Total motor vehicle traffic in Great Britain reached a new record level in 2017, with the car continuing to be the dominant means of travel.
Hyundai Motor UK has appointed Tim White as national fleet sales manager with a remit to help shape the carmaker’s fleet strategy.
Cheaper insurance and improved safety are helping to encourage some drivers to make the shift to telematics-based insurance policies but more work is needed to persuade … Read More »
This week’s top fleet industry stories…
Europcar has become the first rental brand to put the new Volvo V60 compact executive estate (see road test here) on its fleet.
Telematics giant Microlise has acquired a 20% stake in Trakm8 as it says the two firms will explore collaborations but will retain their separate operations.
Mercedes-Benz has added a petrol plug-in hybrid to the E-Class line-up to complete its PHEV range.
The Department for Transport has launched a Rental Vehicle Security Scheme which aims to increase counter-terrorism awareness across the sector and mitigate the risk of rental vehicles being used as … Read More »
Fleets are being advised to warn their drivers about the inaccuracy of cheap personal breathalysers in the run-up to Christmas.
Renault is to open order books for its facelifted Kadjar next month, introducing a new engine-range and a revised trim line-up.
Diesel car registrations are still falling dramatically but diesel leasing is showing a strong increase in popularity.
Although recent years have seen fleets turn away from regional-based remarketing, the last few months have brought evidence of a return to the practice.
TMC has published an updated version of its concise guide on business mileage rates with latest advice on reimbursing fleet drivers of electric and plug-in hybrid … Read More »
Vauxhall fleet sales and remarketing director James Taylor has been promoted to the wider role of general sales director, effective immediately.
Fleet managers and suppliers still have time to enter next year’s Great British Fleet Awards, with the deadline now extended to 17 December due to a … Read More »
Mercedes-Benz has opened order books for the new B-Class, which is priced from £26,975 OTR and includes two RDE-2 compliant diesels.
Fleet new car registrations fell for the third month running in November but the slowdown in the decline indicates that the impact of the switch to … Read More »