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Natalie Middleton

Skoda appointments to drive true fleet growth

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Skoda has made two senior appointments to its fleet team as it looks to drive true fleet growth further.

Today in Fleet – Monday 3 July

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All the key news in fleet… The new tool can identify high-risk roads in local authority areas. New tool to identify high-risk roads in local authority areas Technology that help local authorities identify where ... Read More »

NICE guidance on reducing emissions from public sector fleets

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Guidelines for councils on cutting public sector fleet emissions, introducing clean air zones and mitigating road-traffic-related air pollution have been published by the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE).

Government commits to £6.1bn road improvement package

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Newly appointed Transport Minister Jesse Norman has unveiled a £6.1bn programme of road improvements in England as part of the Government’s £23bn upgrade announced under the previous administration.

Today in Fleet – Friday 30 June

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UK Citigo prices from £8,635 (OTR) for Citigo S 3DR 60PS, all models available to order now. Facelifted Skoda Citigo on sale Skoda’s updated Citigo is available to order now, bringing design tweaks inside ... Read More »

Fleet World’s five-minute industry briefing: This week’s top stories

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All the key news in fleet from the last week… Supermarkets are looking at introducing new technology that could enable ‘e-pricing’ of goods to change in line with demand. Surge pricing to ‘blow smoke ... Read More »

Supermarkets slash fuel prices again

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Sainsbury’s has triggered a fresh fuel pricing war with the announcement that it’s cutting up to 2ppl just ahead of the busy holiday season.

Volkswagen cars to start communicating traffic risks from 2019

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Volkswagen will start fitting its cars with connected technology that will enable vehicles to tell each other of traffic risks. The VW technology will allow drivers to virtually ‘look’ round the corner with a ... Read More »

Highways England simplifies Dart Charge administration for fleets

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Highways England has completed the first in a trio of Dart Charge online account changes that will improve administration for fleets.

Today in Fleet – Thursday 29 June

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All the key news in fleet… The SMMT said UK car manufacturing slowed in May as production lines gear up for a range of new models. Declining domestic demand hits UK car production  UK ... Read More »

New Hyundai i30 Tourer brings £1,540 price reduction

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Hyundai has revealed pricing and specs for its new i30 Tourer, which brings a £1,540 reduction in entry-level pricing as well as a reduced premium compared to the hatchback.

Today in Fleet – Wednesday 28 June

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All the key news in fleet… This year’s Road Safety Week will debut a new interactive map that will provide a look at what other companies are doing across the UK. Fleets urged to ... Read More »

Surge pricing to ‘blow smoke screen’ over true cost of fuel

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A move amongst supermarkets to introduce Uber-style ‘surge pricing’ at forecourts as well as instore could ‘blow a smokescreen’ over fuel prices and impact on fleets.

New BMW X3 brings latest digital and driver assistance tech

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BMW’s third-generation X3 will bring new petrol engines as well as latest driver assistance and connectivity functionality when it launches this November.

Euro 6 diesels up to 12 times over official limits

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Diesel Euro 6 vehicles continue to deliver drastically different nitrogen oxide (NOx) emissions when tested in the real world, with some models meeting official targets while others are up 12 times over.

SEAT continues SUV offensive with new Arona unveiling

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SEAT has unveiled its Arona compact crossover as it presses ahead with plans to swiftly develop a strong SUV presence.

Aston Martin to launch first electric model in 2019

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Aston Martin has confirmed production of its first all-electric model, due to hit the roads in 2019 in a limited build run of 155 cars.

Today in Fleet – Tuesday 27 June

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All the key news in fleet… According to Alphabet, the consultation could have major impacts on fleet, travel and subsistence policies. Last call for comments for expenses consultation Alphabet is urging fleets to add ... Read More »

Isotrak acquires VeriLocation

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Isotrak has acquired UK GPS fleet tracking specialist VeriLocation for an undisclosed amount.

Fleets urged to prepare for ‘significant’ rises in insurance premiums

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Fleet operators can expect to see significant rises in their insurance premiums unless steps are taken to improve risk management and reporting.


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