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Road Test: Hyundai i30 Premium 1.6 CRDi

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Can the i30 stand up to the C-segment’s most formidable rivals? Alex Grant finds out.

Transport for the North sets out emerging priorities in draft plan

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Transport for the North has published its draft Strategic Transport Plan, which will bring a sustained 30-year programme of transport infrastructure investment and could deliver a … Read More »

Record number of driver retraining courses held

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More than 1.4 million drivers attended offender retraining courses in 2017 with the vast majority of offenders attending speed awareness courses.   

Ford to double EV investment

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Ford is more than doubling its investment in electric vehicles, reviving the Mach nameplate made famous by early Mustangs on a high-performance electric SUV due in … Read More »

FleetCheck reinforces GDPR preparation with new compliance manager

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Fleet management software specialist FleetCheck has appointed a compliance manager as part of its ongoing work to meet the forthcoming General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR).

Epyx to take 1link Service Network into Ireland

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Epyx is to expand its 1link Service Network e-commerce platform into Ireland this year.

Q&A: Matthew Avery, head of research, Thatcham

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Thatcham’s head of research Matthew Avery speaks to Natalie Middleton about the importance of AEB for fleets and the need for differentiation between assisted and automated … Read More »

Today in Fleet – Monday 15 January

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All the key news in fleet… Switch to low-emission fleets could cut more than three million tonnes of CO2 by Natalie Middleton - Organisations attending the ... Read More »

Road Test: Volkswagen Golf Estate 1.6 TDI SE Navigation

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The Golf still feels like a great solution to the challenges of work and home life, reckons Alex Grant.

Switch to low-emission fleets could cut more than three million tonnes of CO2

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Organisations attending the World Economic Forum (WEF) Annual Meeting in Davos could cut more than three million tonnes of CO2 by switching to low-emission vehicles. That’s … Read More »

Nissan Fleet restructure leads to three new roles

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Nissan Motor has created three new roles within its fleet management team as it reworks its fleet proposition.

Mobility cards key to introduction of government-backed app

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Providing employees with individual multi-mode mobility cards that could be used to pay for travel is vital to the success of government plans to help introduce … Read More »

Latest hydrogen developments to come under focus at VRA meeting

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Developments in hydrogen technology and likely sales will be the focus of 2018’s first meeting of the Vehicle Remarketing Association.

Change at the helm for Vehicle Consulting

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Stockport-based contract hire and leasing provider Vehicle Consulting has appointed a new managing director as co-founder Simeon Briggs announces his retirement.

Pricing announced for long-awaited Honda Civic diesel

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Honda’s 10th-generation Civic is now available to order in diesel format following a lengthy wait for fleets.

CD Auction Group joins ICFM Corporate Investor Programme

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CD Auction Group has become the first vehicle remarketing company to join ICFM’s Corporate Investor Programme.

Diesel to remain top player in used car sales

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Used buyer demand for diesels remains strong and is likely to continue for in future years, according to Cox Automotive.

Black replaces white as UK’s favourite new car colour

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Black is back as the colour of choice for the UK’s new car buyers, knocking white off the top spot.

Local councils urged to take up electric car charge-point funding

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Only five local authorities have taken advantage of the Government’s £4.5m funding pot for EV charge points despite funds to provide thousands of extra points having … 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.

Today in Fleet – Friday 12 January

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All the key news in fleet… Used diesel values rise while used petrol prices fall by Natalie Middleton - Demand and prices for used diesels remained ... Read More »

Used diesel values rise while used petrol prices fall

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Demand and prices for used diesels remained strong during 2017 and continued to outweigh the petrol market, according to Autorola.

Fleet World’s five-minute industry briefing: This week’s top stories

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This week's top fleet industry stories... ICFM warns not to adopt “loophole” PHEVs by Natalie Middleton - Sensible deployment of plug-in hybrid cars to ensure they’re ... Read More »

Vehicle break-ins on the rise

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More than half of British police forces witnessed a rise in vehicle break-ins from 2015 to 2016 with nearly a quarter of a million vehicles broken … Read More »

Shortlist for What Car 2018 awards features latest fleet launches

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What Car? has revealed its shortlist of 48 vehicles for this year’s Car of the Year title.

Four in 10 motorists using dangerous tyres

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Almost 40% of cars in the UK are running on at least one tyre that is “dangerously” or “very dangerously” underinflated, new research suggest.

UK true fleet registrations remain downbeat in December

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The UK true fleet sector ended 2017 with another month in the red but helped make up for even bigger losses elsewhere in the new car … Read More »

Nissan expands NASA collaboration on autonomous vehicles

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Nissan and NASA are extending their research into autonomous mobility services under a new five-year collaboration.

ICFM warns not to adopt “loophole” PHEVs

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Sensible deployment of plug-in hybrid cars to ensure they’re fit for purpose is a must for fleets looking to transition to ULEVs.

Today in Fleet – Thursday 11 January

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All the key news in fleet… Experience vital for driving ULEV uptake, says Go Ultra Low by Alex Grant - Hands-on experience and a whole-life approach ... Read More »