Theft of catalytic converters has surged in lockdown as thieves capitalise on fast-rising prices for precious metals.
Fast-rising new car demand for hybrids and plug-in hybrids is also being reflected in the used market, with online car supermarket BuyaCar.co.uk reporting its highest-ever proportion … Read More »
SMH Fleet Solutions is cutting at least 48 hours from accident damage repairs after making a six-figure investment in new Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) recalibration … Read More »
The world’s first long-range solar electric vehicle is due to go on sale at the end of this year with a 450-mile range (725km).
This week’s top fleet industry stories…
Online used car sales and prices are rising post-lockdown as customers and dealers become more au fait with them, boosting the outlook for Q2.
A new vehicle leasing broker solely focused on electric cars and vans has launched, based on the premise of providing a complete and streamlined experience to … Read More »
An app that enables electric vehicle drivers to access charging points at neighbouring flats and terraces could prove the solution to the challenges facing drivers going … Read More »
Radius has acquired CanTrack Global, a leading Stolen Vehicle Recovery (SVR) telematics business, as part of an ongoing expansion programme.
Fleets should remind company car and van drivers of their health and safety policies to help employees prepare for returning to work in the coming weeks … Read More »
Glenn Sturley has been appointed to the newly created role of ambassador for the Vehicle Remarketing Association (VRA).
The latest issue of EV Fleet World Digital magazine is now live, bringing a wealth of new guidance for fleets on going electric.
Volkswagen has revealed its updated Polo, which gets a new look, extra equipment including semi-autonomous features and the brand’s Digital Cockpit.
Honda has revealed its new HR-V in a virtual event, outlining further details of its latest-gen hybrid technology and upgraded platform.
A new app that can provide in-depth data on the real cost of charging has launched for drivers and fleets.
BP Fleet Solutions has appointed Adrian Brabazon as its new UK fleet sales manager, putting him in charge of its fuel card operation.
Toyota’s new hybrid-only Yaris Cross small SUV is to go on sale later this spring, priced from £22,515.
Vehicle movement specialist Engineius is cutting CO2 for fleets by challenging the traditional vehicle movement practices in the fleet sector.
British drivers are ready and willing to switch to electric vehicles ahead of government targets.
Stricter air pollution laws should be implemented in the UK to avoid future deaths as a result of our polluted cities.
The Government has committed to radical new climate change targets that will slash emissions by 78% by 2035.
Introducing measures such as simpler fares structures could help entice more passengers back to using buses, according to a new report.
Tusker’s average CO2 emissions has fallen below 50g/km for new car orders as a result of ‘phenomenal’ EV take-up, including among the grey fleet.
Bolt has expanded its ride-hailing app to cover the Leicester area.
Automotive software suppliers Autofutura and GForces have merged to form a new auto tech group.
Swarco eVolt has made two senior appointments to lead the company’s drive in supporting local authorities, commercial fleets and the public transport bodies looking for EV … Read More »
No more smart motorways will be deployed in the UK without additional safety measures being put in place from the outset.
Ohme has been appointed to provide smart charging tech for Octopus Electric Vehicles’ new Electric Dreams salary sacrifice scheme.
James Douglas has been appointed as head of sales operations at Volkswagen UK, drawing on his 20-year automotive career.
Thatcham Research has reiterated its ongoing appeal for further clarification and education on driver assistance features following a Tesla crash in the US that saw two … Read More »