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Category : Features

Shell Power of Data survey: How attitudes to telematics are changing fast

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In the third of our exclusive surveys, Shell and Fleet World analysed attitudes to telematics and emerging connected technologies from 252 industry executives to see how … Read More »

Time to lighten the load

1 week ago / 0 comments

Society is starting to make real progress in opening up about mental health. Craig Thomas looks at how occupational drivers can identify and address any issues.

Making the right connections

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Peugeot plans to significantly grow its SME business with the rollout of dealer-based initiatives for local car and van customers. Curtis Hutchinson reports.

Case Study: Mapping Heathrow’s Electric Fleet

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With entries now open for this year’s Energy Saving Trust Fleet Heroes awards, we take a look back at the innovations that earned last year’s winners … Read More »

Small investment, Big return

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

Given the potential financial benefits of driver training, Professor Colin Tourick wonders why it isn’t more common for fleets to offer it to employees.

Ultra-low emission vehicles… Time to get on board?

3 weeks ago / 0 comments

In an uncertain economic climate, Professor Colin Tourick reckons now might be the right time to take another look at ULEVs.

Minutes to Midnight: Saving the Company Car

4 weeks ago / 0 comments

Under unprecedented pressure, the UK’s vital company car sector needs urgent action from Government to avoid irreparable damage. And the clock is ticking, explains Alex Grant.

Feature: Fleet Mobility – A switch in time

2 months ago / 0 comments

A revolution in business mobility is just around the corner. Craig Thomas looks at what we can expect to help us travel more efficiently.

Addressing the human factor post accident

2 months ago / 0 comments

Repairing broken metal is just one aspect of accident management; the key element is the impact on the staff and their subsequent wellbeing. Curtis Hutchinson reports.

Spotlight: Ford Focus

4 months ago / 0 comments

The fourth-generation Focus is a technological showpiece, out to re-assert itself in a segment that’s still a core part of the UK fleet sector. Alex Grant … Read More »

Ford Focus: reflecting on Ford’s game-changing original

4 months ago / 0 comments

As Ford’s all-new Focus breaks cover, Alex Grant looks back at how the original broke new ground for the Blue Oval 20 years ago.

Statement of Intent: How the Autumn Budget will impact on fleets

5 months ago / 0 comments

The Autumn Budget sent out a clear message on how the Government views diesel vehicles, which will impact future choice. But will the changes impact the … Read More »

ALD proves PHEVs work for fleets

5 months ago / 0 comments

Almost three quarters of ultra-low emission vehicle registrations last year were plug-in hybrids (PHEVs), according to SMMT data, and awareness and interest among businesses and drivers … Read More »

Geneva Motor Show 2018 Roundup

5 months ago / 0 comments

Fleet World’s round-up of the most important headlines from the 2018 Geneva Motor Show.

Fleet World Honours 2018

6 months 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

7 months 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

7 months 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?

7 months ago / 0 comments

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?

7 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.

Shell and Fleet World Valuing People Survey – the results

7 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

9 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

9 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

9 months ago / 0 comments

Fleet World’s roundup of the Autumn Budget 2017…

Feature: Taxation & Funding: It’s budgeting time

9 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?

9 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

10 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

11 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

11 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

11 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

11 months ago / 0 comments

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