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Natalie Middleton

Off-roaders still top of the charts, says Glass’s

4 years ago / 0 comments

The firm’s top 10 currently shows four out of 10 models as off-road vehicles, with the Lexus RX400h swooping in to re-take the top spot with an average selling time of 25.3 days, followed … Read More »

Shanghai Motor Show: World premiere of MG CS urban SUV concept

4 years ago / 0 comments

The CS marks the brand’s first urban SUV and will rival models such as the Nissan Juke. The concept is the latest result of a massive investment in the brand by MG's owner, SAIC … Read More »

Ford adds new Titanium X Business Edition to Mondeo line-up

4 years ago / 0 comments

The new Mondeo Titanium X Business Edition follows the launch of the Zetec Business Edition and replaces the Titanium X. The new trim offers a £1,500 price reduction compared to the outgoing model to … Read More »

Kia guns for top five UK sales

4 years ago / 0 comments

Paul Philpott, president of Kia UK, said he is confident this will be the case no matter what the size of the overall UK market. He added: ‘Our growth will not depend on the … Read More »

44% of fleets see Budget as positive for business

4 years ago / 0 comments

The vehicle tracking website’s survey of 100 companies operating 10 or more vehicles also found that 33% felt the chancellor’s measures would have a negative impact, while 22% said they would make no difference. … Read More »

Shanghai Motor Show: Citroën concept previews DS-badged SUV

4 years ago / 0 comments

This model joins the DS3, DS4, DS5 and the Numéro 9 concept in the DS line-up and shows how a future Citroën SUV could look after the DS treatment and the use of full-hybrid, … Read More »

Fleet World Fleet Show: Fleet Innovations to showcase PEAK Mileage Capture System & offer prize draw

4 years ago / 0 comments

The company is one of a large number of leading fleet supplier firms exhibiting in the state-of-the-art Silverstone Wing conference centre at the Fleet Show on Wednesday 24th April and demonstrating the latest industry … Read More »

AA Driving School adds Ford Fiesta EcoBoost to fleet

4 years ago / 0 comments

The partnership sees the driving school take 3,500 cars a year from Ford, with an even split of Focus and Fiesta models supplied. However, the company believes the 1.0-litre EcoBoost engine in the Ford … Read More »

Brake announces agenda for joint Fleet Safety Conference and Awards

4 years ago / 0 comments

The conference will for the first time be combined with the organisation’s fleet safety awards and takes place at the St John's Hotel, Solihull, Birmingham, UK, on Thursday 13 June 2013 followed by a … Read More »

Free optimising route planning website

4 years ago / 0 comments

The site, which is available at Speedy Route, offers world-wide coverage due to the integration of Google Directions and is said to offer a solution for any driver who needs to visit multiple locations … Read More »

Fleet World Fleet Show: Steria’s Tony Brady to co-host Fleet & Mobility Workshop

4 years ago / 0 comments

After an early career in financial analysis working for Chrysler and Leyland Vehicles, he managed the car fleet at Steria – a leading provider of IT services across Europe – for over 25 years. … Read More »

TomTom showcases fleet integration opportunities with App Center

4 years ago / 0 comments

The dedicated web resource details partner applications ready for integration with TomTom’s WEBFLEET platform, including office solutions such as CRM, ERP, scheduling and planning software. The company said the move is at the heart … Read More »

Fleet World Fleet Show: The Fuel Card Group to showcase MileageCount solution

4 years ago / 0 comments

The Mileage Count system has been launched by The Fuel Card Group to suit any size of fleet and is offered with three levels of sophistication: MileageCount Plus records clear, accurate business and private … Read More »

Tusker drives carbon footprint reduction through green initiatives

4 years ago / 0 comments

Tusker has reduced its carbon footprint by almost 10% through a series of green initiatives including greener company cars, more car sharing and increased video conferencing. The Salary sacrifice specialist saw a 9.4% improvement … Read More »

Brake fleet safety seminar to focus on in-vehicle technology

4 years ago / 0 comments

The half-day seminar, sponsored by GreenRoad, will offer fleet professionals the opportunity to hear from academic experts and experienced practitioners on the options available, features to look for to ensure driver safety, and how … Read More »

Hyundai reports 29% increase in true fleet for March

4 years ago / 0 comments

True fleet registrations for Hyundai rose 29% last month, with Motability up by over 145%. Overall, all fleet sales were up 12.5% with Hyundai ranked ninth in this sector. Last year, Hyundai says it … Read More »

March plate change helps fleet registrations rise 3.2% in Q1

4 years ago / 0 comments

In total 171,728 fleet cars were registered last month, compared to 165,565 in March 2012 while the 3.2% rise year-to-date equates to 282,695 units compared to 273,898 units for the first three months of … Read More »

Chevrolet Volt owners in US rack up 241 million emission-free miles

4 years ago / 0 comments

So says the brand, adding that the typical American Volt owner who regularly charges the vehicle is going 905 miles between fill-ups of the gasoline engine that powers the Volt's on-board generator. That avoids … Read More »

Whitworth Bros focuses on CO2 cap with wide vehicle choice under Ogilvie deal

4 years ago / 0 comments

The Wellingborough-headquartered family-owned business chose Ogilvie for its four-year sole supply contract hire with maintenance deal based on Ogilvie’s comprehensive suite of driver and fleet decision-maker online tools coupled with the personal service of … Read More »

SmartWater forensic marking to help turn the tide on catalytic converter theft

4 years ago / 0 comments

The precious metals in a typical catalytic converter, along with ease of access underneath a car, van or truck, has made them a popular target for thieves. Despite being worth only £100-£200 in resale … Read More »


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