Fleet World Workshop Tools
Car Tax Calculator
CO2 Calculator
Car Comparator
Van Tax Calculator
EV Car Comparator
BiK Rates Company Car Tax

Category : Features

Winter warmers

5 years ago / 0 comments

  Winter, or cold weather, tyres have been available for many years, though they have only become a popular fitment for UK fleets in the last … Read More »

The End

5 years ago / 0 comments

Fair wear and tear: the basics End of contract charges are compensation paid by the lessee to cover the cost of returning a vehicle back to … Read More »

How dirty are diesels?

5 years ago / 0 comments

Fuelled by government incentives to cut carbon, the fleet industry has adopted diesel fuel en masse since the latest tax system was introduced in 2002. But, … Read More »

Fleet analysis

5 years ago / 0 comments

Is the “driver-less car” a realistic prospect? Not only is the driverless car a realistic prospect – it’s becoming a reality, and not only in prototype … Read More »

Fleet Geek – the latest techy developments

5 years ago / 0 comments

LG G Watch R Launching in Q4, LG’s latest smartwatch is the first on the market to use all of its circular 1.3-inch plastic OLED display. … Read More »

How SMEs in the fleet management industry can cut costs

5 years ago / 0 comments

Business costs are rising 3.5% ahead of inflation a year, largely driven by surging energy and petrol costs, and this poses a real threat to any … Read More »

Minimising vehicle downtime

6 years ago / 0 comments

In its most recent report, automotive research company Trend Tracker found that an estimated 4.55m car body repairs were carried out in 2012, at an average … Read More »

Signs of change

6 years ago / 0 comments

  Electric Vehicles:  How is the market performing? The SMMT recorded 2,558 pure electric vehicle sales during the first six months of 2014, a 143.9% year-on-year … Read More »

Smarter fleets

6 years ago / 0 comments

  The survey: The BVRLA studied the attitudes of 61 senior executives in the vehicle rental, leasing and fleet management industry, and presented the results at … Read More »

Now this is range anxiety

6 years ago / 0 comments

‘A thousand miles, on one tank?,’ the man at the petrol station counter smirked, handing me a folded VAT receipt. ‘Hope you’ve got breakdown cover ready … Read More »

Heading for a fall?

6 years ago / 0 comments

  Fleet cars going through the auctions are currently enjoying healthy prices thanks to a lack of decent quality stock for dealers to buy, but the … Read More »

Data roaming

6 years ago / 0 comments

  In April, the European Parliament voted in favour of legislation set to accelerate the roll-out of high-speed broadband both on land lines and to mobile … Read More »

Managing a mobile workforce

6 years ago / 0 comments

Managing a field service operation in today’s marketplace is not an easy feat and businesses managing a large mobile workforce face an increasing number of challenges … Read More »

Pump up the volume

6 years ago / 0 comments

Recent years have seen the price of petrol and diesel rocket and although short-term price wars bring some temporary relief, the price is set to stay … Read More »

The Intelligent Hybrid

6 years ago / 0 comments

What is it? Debuted on the S-Class Hybrid and now available on the C-Class Hybrid, Mercedes-Benz has developed a system designed to take full advantage of … Read More »

Salary sacrifice: universal fleet solution or niche product?

6 years ago / 0 comments

  Salary sacrifice has been a buzzword in the fleet industry for the last few years, as leasing and fleet management firms highlight how such schemes … Read More »

Simple yet effective measures for cutting cost

6 years ago / 0 comments

In fact, cost control frequently dominates the list of pressing priorities for fleets, along with the environment and road risk management. In response, there are many … Read More »

Gaining greater fleet efficiency

6 years ago / 0 comments

  Fleetmatics Fleetmatics Group has released a new software-as-service (SaaS) platform designed specifically for mobile workforces. The products that fall under the platform, including Fleetmatics REVEAL, … Read More »

Share and share alike

6 years ago / 0 comments

There’s no getting away from the fact, a “grey fleet” – either pool cars used occasionally or personal vehicles used for business travel – can influence … Read More »

Daily rental decoded

6 years ago / 0 comments

When calling on the services of a daily hire provider, businesses need a solution that combines minimum fuss with maximum service. But how can you ensure … Read More »

Intelligent Telematics to showcase vehicle camera expertise

6 years ago / 0 comments

The company will be demonstrating its IT1000 3G forward-facing camera – said to be the most advanced vehicle camera solution currently available – at the event, … Read More »

Another way

6 years ago / 0 comments

What is it? For the last four years, Volvo has been working with Flybrid to develop a kinetic energy recovery system (KERS) which can boost power … Read More »

Fleet Geek – the latest techy developments

6 years ago / 0 comments

BT Home Smartphone Bringing smartphone functionality to your landline, this Android-equipped home phone uses a built-in WiFi connection to access the internet, social media, email and … Read More »

Q&A: TMC on the new Fuel+ fuel card

6 years ago / 0 comments

What is the new Fuel+ fuel card and how does it work? Fuel+ is designed to help both drivers and fleet managers and combines a fuel … Read More »

In the fleet frame

6 years ago / 0 comments

  Mitsubishi is looking to attract company car drivers with its new plug-in hybrid Outlander SUV, which it says can save employees and companies many thousands … Read More »

More eyes on the road

6 years ago / 0 comments

What is it? An important step towards potentially driverless vehicles, autonomous braking builds on the existing Electronic Stability Programme (ESP), which will become mandatory in Europe … Read More »

How risky are your drivers?

6 years ago / 0 comments

Bad reputation It has been approximated that up to a third of all road traffic accidents in the UK involve somebody who is driving for work. … Read More »

Geneva roundup

6 years ago / 0 comments

Jaguar Jaguar’s new 3 Series challenger will be called the XE, the firm has revealed. With an all-aluminium monocoque and a new range of engines it … Read More »

Budget 2014: What’s in it for you?

6 years ago / 0 comments

Fuel Duty Freeze: Previously announced in the Autumn Statement, this was confirmed. However, there were no signs of the much called for cut in fuel duty, … Read More »

The fuel complement

6 years ago / 0 comments

Telematics Telematics are now a key feature of fleet management, measuring everything from a driver’s behaviour behind the wheel, to the amount of time an engine … Read More »