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The Government needs to take ownership of the issues with kerbside charging and include action in next month’s Budget.
Vehicle conversions specialist Bott has taken delivery of its first electric cars under its work to become more sustainable and environmentally conscious.
The EU flag has now been removed from future driving licences and number plates in the UK, marking the first anniversary of Brexit.
DriveTech has launched a series of new training videos, providing an easier way for fleets to engage with drivers on safety.
Mercedes-Benz cars and vans can now be used to connect with Webfleet Solutions’ telematics platform, providing a wealth of fleet insights without the need for hardware … Read More »
Allianz Insurance has outsourced the management of its entire UK company car fleet to Fleet Logistics UK while also switching to leasing.
Values for three-year-old cars fell 1.4% during January; an anomaly that was the direct result of the pandemic, according to Cap HPI.
Commercial fleet activity has remained high in the second and third lockdowns, thanks to businesses successfully adapting to new ways of working.
A new epyx product launching later this quarter will provide a strong basis for future fleet connected car developments in service, maintenance and repair (SMR).
‘Vital’ road upgrades to the tune of £93m have been given the go-ahead to fuel the economic recovery from the pandemic.
Fleet Alliance has reported a huge surge in electric vehicle orders, driven by both the 0% Benefit-in-Kind rate and the 2030 fossil-fuelled vehicles ban.
Suzuki has said that fleet will remain a focus going forwards despite no longer having a head of fleet and remarketing.
No firm decisions have been made yet on a charging Clean Air Zone for Bristol, according to the city council, despite reports saying it’s been confirmed.
This week’s top fleet industry stories…
ATS Euromaster’s has reported a huge rise in uptake for its free Digital Vehicle Health Checks, which provide key vehicle ‘physical health’ info for customers.
Simon Hunt has joined National Windscreens as the head of sales and marketing.
A new game-changing solution to rescue electric vehicles and 4x4s is to significantly cut customer waiting times.
Ford has added BP Pulse to the Ford Pass charging network – increasing the network more than threefold.
A new THINK! campaign combating winter lockdown speeding has launched from the Department for Transport.
Premier Inn is to deploy 1,000 rapid chargers across its hotels chain; said to be the biggest roll-out of high-power EV chargers in the hospitality sector … Read More »
Volkswagen has opened orders for the ID.4; its first fully electric SUV and its first global EV.
New figures show a significant reduction in UK road deaths and casualties as a direct result of the fall in traffic during lockdown conditions.
UK car manufacturing output fell 29.3% in 2020 to 920,928 units, hitting the lowest total since 1984.
More than 100 extra electric vehicle charging points are to go live in Warwickshire, following the county council’s award of a £584,000 contract to BP Pulse.
Arval has signed a deal to provide leasing options for new and used car platform YesAuto.
Cloud-based finance software specialist Xledger is implementing a green fleet for employees with the help of both Synergy Car Leasing and Drive Software Solutions.
The grey fleet sector could see an “explosion” over the coming year as increasing numbers of people turn away from public transport.
Centrica is supporting the ambitious electrification plans of ABB UK, which has committed to electrify its UK fleet by 2025.
Birmingham City Council is pushing ahead with plans to start its charging Clean Air Zone from 1 June 2021 and has started to install ANPR cameras … Read More »