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Steve Moody

Fleet World Group incorporates VansA2Z into its growing portfolio

2 years ago / 1 comments

The Fleet World Group (FWG) has added the VansA2Z brand to its portfolio of business motoring titles.

First Drive: Renault ZOE Z.E 40

2 years ago / 0 comments

Doubling the ZOE’s range takes it into the mainstream company car market, says Steve Moody.

Interview: Rob East, Mercedes-Benz

2 years ago / 0 comments

Mercedes’ head of fleet, Rob East has taken over at a brand that has seen huge growth in fleet in past few years. Steve Moody finds … Read More »

First Drive: Skoda Kodiaq

2 years ago / 1 comments

Can Skoda’s new large SUV give the brand yet another opportunity in fleet? By Steve Moody.

Fleet World opens its Workshop

2 years ago / 0 comments

The Fleet World Workshop has launched on fleetworld.co.uk, giving decision-makers and drivers a suite of free-to-use Tools that can help run a fleet or choose the … Read More »

Stand and delivered – Highlights of the 2016 Fleet Show exhibition

2 years ago / 0 comments

Dozens of fleet service companies exhibited at the Fleet Show at Silverstone. We highlight some of the best products, services and news from them during the … Read More »

Bringing greater insight: ARI Fleet managing director Keith Allen

2 years ago / 0 comments

ARI Fleet is geared up for businesses with highly complex, bespoke needs, MD Keith Allen tells Steve Moody.

First Drive: Ford Edge

2 years ago / 0 comments

Will the Edge help Ford reclaim market share in the family sector? By Steve Moody.

First Drive: Jaguar F-Pace

3 years ago / 0 comments

Will Jaguar’s new SUV give it a bigger presence in the corporate market? Steve Moody finds out.

Badge of honour: Capstar’s fleet operations in focus

3 years ago / 0 comments

Capstar is a chauffeur firm with a difference: its drivers are ex-soldiers who have often suffered battlefield injuries or trauma. By Steve Moody.

Interview: Francis Bleasdale, fleet and remarketing director at FCA

3 years ago / 0 comments

It can be hard to keep up with the various comings and goings of the Fiat Group and its various brands, which have been through many … Read More »

Interview: Mel Dawson, managing director of ALD Automotive

3 years ago / 0 comments

Actions speak louder than words – it’s not exactly a new code to live by, but the amount of hot air often expelled by business people … Read More »

First Drive: Renault Megane

3 years ago / 0 comments

Sector: Lower Medium Price: TBC Fuel: 47.0–85.6mpg CO2: 86–134g/km On the surface, you might think Renault has been crying out for a new Megane, to … Read More »

First Drive: Mercedes-Benz C-Class Coupe

3 years ago / 0 comments

Sector: Executive Coupe Price: £30,955–£67,525 Fuel: 32.8–68.9mpg CO2: 106–200g/km Mercedes-Benz has done a good job of becoming more youthful and sporty of late. The A-Class … Read More »

Technology in Focus: Audi's forthcoming mild hybrid systems

3 years ago / 0 comments

The next big step in efficiency will be in electrical systems and mild hybrids that help to make cars more economical and offer lower running costs. … Read More »

Road Test: BMW 7 Series

3 years ago / 0 comments

Sector: Luxury Saloon Price: £64,530–£76,320 Fuel: 60.1–35.3mpg CO2: 124–186g/km The BMW 7 Series’ biggest problem has always been the Mercedes-Benz S-Class. While BMW tended to pitch … Read More »

Q&A: Arval managing director Benoit Dilly

3 years ago / 0 comments

What does the acquisition bring to Arval’s proposition? What we are putting together are two companies, both in good shape, and what we get from GE … Read More »

First Drive: MINI Clubman

3 years ago / 0 comments

Sector: Lower medium Price: £19,995–£24,255 Fuel: 48.7–68.9mpg CO2: 109–144g/km When businesses are thinking about a Golf or Focus-sized car for their fleet, it would be highly … Read More »

First Drive: BMW 3 Series

3 years ago / 0 comments

Sector: Compact Executive Price: £24,975–£40,330 Fuel: 36.7–74.3mpg CO2: 99–179g/km With a new Audi A4 and a new Jaguar XE this year, being a three year old … Read More »

Road Test: Volvo XC90 D5 Momentum

3 years ago / 0 comments

Sector: Large SUV Price: £45,750 Fuel: 49.6mpg CO2 149g/km It seems these days diesel cars are up there with the plague and Simon Cowell on people’s … Read More »

First Drive: Audi Q7

3 years ago / 0 comments

Sector: SUV Price: £50,340- Fuel: -47.9-mpg CO2: 153-g/km It just shows how far this remarkable company has come in a very short amount of time, that … Read More »

First Drive: Jaguar XE 2.0D

3 years ago / 0 comments

Sector: Compact executive Price: From £29,775 Fuel: 99–109mpg CO2: 67.3–75.0g/km Many have tried, all have failed. Breaking into that fabulously profitable, voluminous premium executive market dominated … Read More »

First Drive: Skoda Superb

3 years ago / 1 comments

Danny Cobbs drives the new Superb and comes away impressed by its quality.

Road Test: Audi TT TDI Ultra S Line

4 years ago / 0 comments

Sector: Coupe Price: £32,320 Fuel: 67.3mpg CO2: 110g/km I’ve always thought that a diesel Audi TT was a bit of a cop-out. If you really want … Read More »

Interview: Nissan's Barry Beeston

4 years ago / 0 comments

Barry Beeston reckons Nissan deserves more attention for the position it occupies in fleet. He might well be right. For, in volume terms for cars, once … Read More »

Pendragon rebrands

4 years ago / 0 comments

Neal Francis, managing director of Pendragon Vehicle Management, said that the leasing division of the Pendragon Group, which has been around for nearly 30 years, has … Read More »

First Drive: Smart ForTwo

4 years ago / 0 comments

Sector: City car Price: £11,125–£13,820 Fuel: 68.9–67.3mpg CO2: 93–97g/km Over the years, with 1.6 million sold, the ForTwo has becomes synonymous with urban life and for … Read More »

First Drive: Smart ForFour

4 years ago / 0 comments

Sector: City Car Price: £11,620–£13,720 Fuel: 67.3mpg CO2: 97g/km If you remember the last Smart ForFour, it was a collaboration with Mitsubishi that proved to be … Read More »

Earning the right, every day

4 years ago / 0 comments

  Some jobs, you might think, are just a case of turn up for work, grab a coffee, put your feet up and watch the orders … Read More »

First Drive: Nissan Pulsar

4 years ago / 0 comments

Sector: Lower Medium Price: £15,995–£20,345 Fuel: 55.4–78.5mpg CO2: 95–119g/km A decade or so ago, Nissan stopped making worthy but dull cars, reasoning that the modern buyer wanted … Read More »