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Category : Latest News

Coronavirus likely to drive grey fleet use and impact mobility take-up

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The threat of coronavirus is likely to have a “fundamental” effect on the rate of adoption of mobility solutions by fleets while increasing grey fleet use, … Read More »

Timing not right to reintroduce charges in London, says BVRLA

7 days ago / 0 comments

The Mayor of London’s move to reintroduce road user charges from today (Monday 18 May) has come under fire from the British Vehicle Rental and Leasing … Read More »

Targa Telematics drives European corporate growth plans with new sales director

7 days ago / 0 comments

Roberto Moneda has joined Italian firm Targa Telematics as corporate fleet Europe sales director, in line with plans to expand further in Europe.

Cardiff collaboration teams up bike share scheme with bus app

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Passengers in Cardiff will now be able to link up bike sharing and bus travel to ensure they can seamlessly travel around the city.

Ford restarts UK operations today

7 days ago / 0 comments

Ford is resuming production at its engine plants in Dagenham, Essex and Bridgend in South Wales from today (18 May).

Road safety at risk from post-lockdown device dependence

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Driver distraction due to mobile phone use could escalate as lockdown restrictions ease as a result of good behaviour habits being lost during the coronavirus pandemic.

TfL to reinstate Congestion Charge and ULEZ under government bail-out

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Transport for London has come under fire for plans to reinstate road user charges; part of a number of conditions to secure a £1.6bn package to … Read More »

Government plans for 6,000 rapid chargers on highways

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Around 6,000 rapid chargers are expected to be in place across England’s motorways and major A roads by 2035; part of plans to drive electric vehicle … Read More »

Aston Barclay extends online auction programme

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Aston Barclay is expanding its current online sales schedule with a new weekly digital auction sale programme hosted by live auctioneers.

Used car values volatile but changes not seismic, says Cap HPI

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The used car market is showing signs of recovery, with volumes increasing and early indications that value changes are “by no means seismic”.

Q1 net result shows LeasePlan resilience, says CEO

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LeasePlan Corporation NV has announced its Q1 2020 results as it outlines its resilience to the coronavirus crisis and underscores its customer support.

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

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This week’s top fleet industry stories…

BCA continues online auction programme to keep remarketing sector moving

1 week ago / 0 comments

BCA is continuing its online auction programme, supported by a range of remote processes to ensure health and safety is not compromised during the pandemic.

Mazda keeps Team Rubicon mobilised for Covid-19 response

1 week ago / 0 comments

Mazda UK has supplied cars to Team Rubicon UK for their work in combating the Covid-19 virus.

Octopus Energy creates roaming charging service in UK and Europe

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Octopus Energy Group has launched a new roaming charging service, enabling electric car drivers to access multiple charging networks with a single account.

New CTO at Engenie to help spearhead charging revolution

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

James Wehner has joined UK rapid charging network Engenie as its new chief technology officer (CTO), tasked with revolutionising the electric vehicle charging user experience and … Read More »

Incorporate official coronavirus advice into fleet risk strategies, says FleetCheck

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

Coronavirus measures should be added to standard fleet risk management policies, with new government advice for professional drivers providing an initial source of information. 

New pledge to provide reassurance of safe vehicle rental processes

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

Enterprise Holdings has created a new Complete Clean Pledge across its global operations to reinforce customer confidence in cleaning and social distancing protocols.

BVRLA guide to support rental and leasing sector’s safe return to work

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

The BVRLA has published an operating guide to support those working in the vehicle rental and leasing sectors with the return to work.

Pendragon Vehicle Management revolutionises fleet telematics offering with Trakm8

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

Pendragon Vehicle Management (PVM) clients are benefiting from a suite of fleet-focused services, enabling them to cut costs and streamline operations with the help of Trakm8.

PSA, Honda and BMW to resume UK manufacturing

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PSA, Honda and BMW have become the latest carmakers to announce production restarts in the UK ahead of the reopening of car showrooms on 1 June.

TTC Group to help Lex Autolease clients manage driver safety

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

TTC Group has won a major deal to help Lex Autolease clients manage the safety and risk of their drivers.

CD Auction restarts sales across operations

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

CD Auction has resumed its operations with immediate effect, backed by rising industry interest in digital-only sales.

Ford to restart plants across UK and Europe

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Ford is planning to restart production across all its UK and European manufacturing facilities next week, backed by social distancing and health and safety protocols.

Online remarketing key to dealing with surge in used cars, says ADESA

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Fleets and dealers are set to turn to online remarketing as they look to dispose of rising numbers of used cars amid social distancing restrictions.

Car dealers guided on safe restarts as ‘click & collect’ greenlighted

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

Car and van dealers have been provided with new guidance on ensuring a safe customer experience as the industry continues calls for showrooms to reopen.

Fleets seizing opportunity to enhance skills in lockdown, reports AFP

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

Fleet take-up of training from the Association of Fleet Professionals (AFP) has risen 20% during lockdown, with many decision-makers starting new fleet courses.

NHS and care workers offered low-cost MOTs through Rivus

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

Rivus Fleet Solutions is providing low-cost MOTs to support NHS and care workers through the coronavirus pandemic.

Addison Lee to fit screens to protect customers and drivers

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

Addison Lee is to install partition screens across its 4,000-strong private hire fleet from next week as part of measures to protect drivers and customers.

Zego builds on RSA partnership to offer flexible van fleet cover

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

London-based Insurtech Zego has expanded its partnership with RSA Insurance to provide flexible cover for van fleets – including vehicles lying idle.