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Category : Features

Fleet World Honours 2018

6 days ago / 0 comments

Fleet World magazine has named the industry’s best suppliers and manufacturers at its prestigious Fleet World Honours event, which took place today.

Future Perfect: The fleet challenges for 2018

4 weeks ago / 0 comments

The 2017/18 Operational Fleet Insight Report from BT’s Fleet Solutions, produced with the AA, shed light on how businesses are responding to the latest fleet challenges, … Read More »

Daily Rental: The flexible future of fleet

4 weeks ago / 0 comments

As consumers move to more flexible ownership models, is it time for fleets to take a fresh look at rental and car sharing to keep their … Read More »

Curtis Hutchinson: Service with a smile?

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The annual servicing ritual should be a way to re-engage with user-choosers and build loyalty. However, a new survey shows some brands do it much better … Read More »

Feature: Connectivity and Software, No way in?

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The continuing integration of mobile technology linked into vehicles is creating huge data security issues. Julian Kirk discovers how to keep your information secure.

Shell and Fleet World Valuing People Survey – the results

2 months ago / 0 comments

In the second part of our series of exclusive surveys, Shell and Fleet World questioned 266 fleet executives to find out how they interact and monitor … Read More »

Salary sacrifice explained

3 months ago / 0 comments

Following reformation of the tax treatment of salary sacrifice schemes, HMRC has confirmed how legislation should be applied. Natalie Middleton looks at what’s happened.

Interview: Tim Porter, Lex Autolease

3 months ago / 0 comments

As Lex Autolease completes what may have sounded like an ambitious five-year plan ahead of deadline, managing director Tim Porter reckons it’s laid some interesting foundations … Read More »

Budget 2017: The big stories for fleets

3 months ago / 0 comments

Fleet World's roundup of the Autumn Budget 2017... Budget 2017: Regulation changes to support driverless car tests by Jonathan Musk - The government says it wants ... Read More »

Feature: Taxation & Funding: It’s budgeting time

3 months ago / 0 comments

Professor Colin Tourick explores the role and importance of budgeting for fleet managers.

FEATURE: Are your mobile workers at risk from hackers?

3 months ago / 0 comments

The continuing integration of mobile technology linked into vehicles is creating huge data security issues. Julian Kirk discovers how to keep your information secure.

Spotlight: Volkswagen T-Roc

4 months ago / 0 comments

Volkswagen’s entry into the compact crossover segment is a good reason for established rivals to be worried, and it’s just the start of the brand’s SUV … Read More »

Clock ticking on urgent WLTP tax reforms

5 months ago / 0 comments

As Europe shifts over to the new WLTP fuel economy test cycle, Alex Grant looks at the urgent need for clarity on how tax bands will be reformed to … Read More »

Spotlight: Volvo XC40

5 months ago / 0 comments

Volvo’s first compact SUV is a vital part of its near-future growth plans, as Alex Grant explains.

5 key points from BT Fleet Solutions 2017 Operational Fleet Insight Report

5 months ago / 0 comments

This year’s Operational Fleet Insight Report from BT’s Fleet Solutions sheds light on how businesses are responding to the latest fleet challenges. We look at the … Read More »

Frankfurt IAA 2017

5 months ago / 0 comments

Fleet World’s round-up of the most important headlines from the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show.

WLTP requires urgent tax reform, experts warn

6 months ago / 0 comments

The UK’s car tax system needs to be reformed as soon as the next fiscal year to account for higher CO2 figures generated under the new … Read More »

All you need to know about GDPR

6 months ago / 0 comments

New European legislation comes into effect next year which will have serious implications for anyone handling data generated from vehicles. Julian Kirk explains.

Fleet Hero Awards case study: Drive DeVilbiss Healthcare Ltd

6 months ago / 0 comments

Healthcare equipment supplier Drive DeVilbiss Healthcare (DDH) has seen its fleet’s average fuel economy rocket by 44% since undergoing an Energy Saving Trust fleet review and … Read More »

Data, data everywhere

6 months ago / 0 comments

Richer data from connected cars could radically alter the telematics sector; so is there still a role for the traditional ‘black box’? Craig Thomas finds out.

Second Hand, Second Rate?

6 months ago / 0 comments

With tightening BIK tax bands and the growth in used car PCP deals, should companies be worried about cash-for-car drivers taking the used route for their … Read More »

Shell Future of fleet survey – the results

6 months ago / 0 comments

In the first in a series of exclusive surveys, Shell and International Fleet World questioned 231 fleet executives about their attitudes to a host of fleet … Read More »

Fleet Hero Awards case study: Gateshead Council

6 months ago / 0 comments

Gateshead Council has taken the lead with a proactive approach to reducing congestion and promoting sustainable and active journeys – with one result being grey fleet … Read More »

Spotlight: Volkswagen Polo

7 months ago / 0 comments

Launching late this year, the sixth-generation Polo could make drivers question the need to move up to a Golf. By Alex Grant.

Navigating the future – meeting sat nav needs

7 months ago / 0 comments

Is manufacturer-sourced mapping and satellite navigation set to be replaced by apps? Craig Thomas spoke to Waze UK country manager Finlay Clark about our future nav … Read More »

Fleet Hero Awards case study: West Yorkshire Police

7 months ago / 0 comments

A large scale telematics-based fleet review involving around 600 vehicles helped West Yorkshire Police to identify savings in its operations. A new national purchasing agreement aims ... Read More »

Government air quality plans: what you need to know

7 months ago / 0 comments

As the UK government sets out its plans to curb air quality issues across the UK, Alex Grant picks out the key points for fleets.

Spotlight: Mercedes X-Class makes its worldwide debut

7 months ago / 0 comments

Mercedes-Benz has taken the covers off its all-new 4×4 double cab pick-up, the X-Class, and it goes on sale in the UK this November with customer … Read More »

A few things to ponder about cash allowances…

7 months ago / 0 comments

Professor Colin Tourick reckons it’s time to re-assess your approach to cash allowances.

Thinking big: the potential for ‘Big Data’

8 months ago / 0 comments

The arrival of the ‘Big Data’ era poses plenty of advantages for fleets, but with plenty of challenges too, as delegates at ACFO’s Spring Seminar discovered. … Read More »