Licence Check has reported a record number of licence checks carried out in July on company drivers.
Latest developments in end-of-life vehicle inspections are to come under the microscope at the next Vehicle Remarketing Association meeting – including the impact of new technologies … Read More »
Telematics technology firm Trak Global Group is to expand operations and develop new services after securing new growth capital investment of more than £40m.
Volkswagen has cut the price of its e-Golf by nearly £3k in a move to enhance its ‘value offering’.
Britain’s switch to ‘greener’ electricity is driving the eco benefits of electric vehicles compared to petrols or diesels – even taking battery manufacture into account.
Drivers breaking down in a live lane on an all-lane running (ALR) motorway face significantly higher dangers compared to a traditional motorway with a continuous hard … Read More »
Drivers could soon be able to receive advance warnings on traffic jams caused by roadworks from navigation apps powered by Artificial Intelligence.
European car subscription service Drover has teamed up with insurtech Zego to insure its private hire vehicle subscriber base.
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Citroën is reducing the C4 Cactus line-up from three trims to two as it focuses on higher specifications.
A new on-board e-scooter could be featured on future Hyundai and Kia vehicles to enable first and last-mile mobility.
Jaguar Land Rover UK has appointed Andrew Jago as general manager for fleet and business.
HMRC has announced latest advisory fuel rates, which take effect from 1 September 2019 and introduce minor rate changes for company car drivers.
Peugeot has extended its 3008 line-up with a plug-in hybrid model offering CO2 emissions of 29g/km, bringing a rival to the imminently arriving Hyundai Kona Hybrid.
Thinkware has introduced a new dashcam to its UK range, equipped with Ultra HD 4K resolution and Energy Saving 2.0 that drastically lowers power consumption in … Read More »
A complete ban on mobile phone usage while driving – including hands-free operation – is “long overdue and enforceable”, according to Licence Bureau.
Toyota and Suzuki have entered a capital alliance agreement, taking stakes in each other to cement the firms’ long-term partnership on areas such as autonomous driving.
UK car production fell 10.6% in July, marking the 14th successive month of decline.
Drivers are being warned to take care on country roads, in particular those with animal warning signs, as new research indicates an increase in the number … Read More »
The number of drink-drive fatalities has shown little change in nearly a decade – leading to calls for a “meaningful package of measures”, from increased roads … Read More »
SEAT is launching a plug-in hybrid version of the Tarraco large SUV, offering sub-50g/km emissions (WLTP) and marking the brand’s first-ever PHEV model.
Swedish energy group Vattenfall and smart charging solutions provider NewMotion have signed a new roaming agreement that will offer drivers access to more charge points in … Read More »
Demand for battery electric vehicles in the EU doubled in July, as growth returned to the overall car market.
Data provided by Epyx’s service and maintenance platform could play a key part in fleet brake pad particulate measurement, according to the firm.
Drivers are being warned of a series of forthcoming overnight closures on the M6 as the final phase of work to install new, safer central reservation … Read More »
Fleet & lease values at BCA rose 1.7% in July compared to a year ago but overall average values fell.