Category : Features

Interview: Gavan Walsh, founder & CEO, iCabbi

9 months ago / 0 comments

iCabbi might not be a household name like Uber, but that’s because it’s a cloud based dispatch system for the taxi and private hire community that’s … Read More »

Saving time, saving money: The benefits of driver training

9 months ago / 0 comments

Driver training can save fleets a huge amount of money from very little effort, finds Jonathan Musk, who embarks on IAM RoadSmart’s Eco Driving Course.

Profile: DS Automobiles

9 months ago / 0 comments

DS Automobiles intends to upset the apple cart with a new brand, fresh focus and chance to really shake up the premium market, discovers Jonathan Musk.

Tech Spotlight: Airbubbl by Airlabs

10 months ago / 0 comments

The enclosed cabins of your fleet vehicles might be more harmful to your drivers’ health than you realise. But there is a solution, as Alex Grant … Read More »

To connect and serve: Carmakers’ latest digital services

10 months ago / 0 comments

From app-based ‘digital keys’ to built-in telematics hardware, and emergency assistance, high-speed data connections are unlocking new services for fleets. Alex Grant finds out what’s available … Read More »

Race to Road: How electric technology is jumping to the mainstream

10 months ago / 0 comments

With electrified vehicles rapidly encroaching into fleet lists, Jonathan Musk takes a look at how electric technology is making its way from race to road.

Industry roundtable: decarbonising transport

10 months ago / 0 comments

Energy systems are evolving to incorporate new clean technologies, with research underway to prepare for the potential opportunities and challenges.

City, Slicker: Developments in multi-modal navigation

10 months ago / 0 comments

Connectivity and data is revolutionising urban travel. But how will cities, and business travelers, make sense of it all? Martyn Collins reports from the inaugural Niu … Read More »

Diesel cleans up

10 months ago / 0 comments

The anti-diesel headlines of recent years often overlook the progress that has been made in cleaning up oil-burners’ acts. Craig Thomas looks at the realistic prospects … Read More »

Change of service: The future of service stations

10 months ago / 0 comments

As we head into a decarbonised future, what is the fate of the filling stations where we currently fill up on fuel? Craig Thomas looks at how … Read More »

Data capture

10 months ago / 0 comments

Connected car technology is delivering granular data which can help maximise fleet efficiencies. Curtis Hutchinson reports.

Electric future: Where do we go from here?

10 months ago / 0 comments

With the UK Government signalling an end to ‘conventional’ petrol and diesel sales by 2040, Alex Grant looks at how manufacturers are re-shaping their combustion engine … Read More »

WLTP: Know your limits

10 months ago / 0 comments

The transition to stricter fuel economy and emissions standards is unravelling a baffling array of overlapping regulations. Alex Grant outlines the key facts fleets need to … Read More »

Zoning in on clean air

10 months ago / 0 comments

With only a year to go until the UK’s first clean air zones go live, Natalie Middleton looks at how different cities are tackling urban air … Read More »

Paris Motor Show 2018 Roundup

11 months ago / 0 comments

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

Case Study: How the University of Birmingham made EVs a core component

11 months ago / 0 comments

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 »

Want to slash your motoring costs? Read on

11 months ago / 0 comments

Professor Colin Tourick reckons fleets might be missing an obvious trick when it comes to keeping costs under control.

Case Study: How one NHS Trust slashed grey fleet mileage

11 months ago / 0 comments

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 »

Elektrik Technik: How Audi’s electric SUV will disrupt the market

11 months ago / 0 comments

Kyle Fortune rides along with Audi’s E-tron as it undergoes final testing, the plug-in electric SUV certain to be a disruptive player in the traditional fleet … Read More »

Case Study: How Leeds City Council cracked EV charging

12 months ago / 0 comments

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 »

Case Study: How Cross River Partnership is tackling London pollution

1 year ago / 0 comments

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 »

The future of fleet: BVRLA’s fifth Fleet Technology Congress in focus

1 year ago / 0 comments

The BVRLA’s fifth Fleet Technology Congress offered special insight into the key elements that will make up the future of fleet. Jonathan Musk reports…

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

1 year ago / 0 comments

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 »

Hero or Zero? The Road to Zero Strategy in focus

1 year ago / 0 comments

This summer saw the Government publish its long-awaited Road to Zero Strategy. Natalie Middleton looks at what it means for fleets.

Time to lighten the load

1 year ago / 1 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

1 year ago / 0 comments

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

1 year ago / 0 comments

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

1 year 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?

1 year 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

1 year 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.