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Vauxhall’s Grandland X Hybrid4 SUV, its first-ever plug-in hybrid, is now in showrooms, offering lower-than-expected emissions and a higher electric-only range.
Meridian Vehicle Solutions is to further target the broker market in 2020, highlighting how its medium-term rental product is an “excellent fit” for the sector.
All-Lane Running schemes have been rolled out in the UK with “a shocking degree of carelessness” and without taking necessary steps to ensure the safety of … Read More »
Nissan’s pioneering work in both electric vehicle powertrains and advanced intelligent technologies is to come under the spotlight at this week’s Great British Fleet Event, demonstrating … Read More »
Driver training specialist Fleet Source is expanding its Virtual Reality (VR) driver training programme as it looks to engage further with commercial drivers to help really … Read More »
Used car prices saw a slight increase in 2019, despite a tough environment, while interest in EVs and AFVs continued to rise.
Developments in Machine Vision (MV) and Artificial Intelligence (AI) are opening up significant opportunities for monitoring in-vehicle behaviour and alerting fleet managers to risks.
Licence Check has officially launched a new driver compliance app for its Driver and Vehicle Information Solution, DAVIS, providing bespoke features including ‘quick check’ licence scanning … Read More »
A new lifecycle cost analysis tool for fleets is to come under focus at this week’s Great British Fleet Event alongside a forthcoming next-generation mobility solution.
Free registrations are still open for this Thursday’s Great British Fleet Event – which will provide operators with the chance to pick industry experts’ brains on … Read More »
New research revealing UK company drivers’ appetite for speeding has been published, showing that business drivers typically exceed speed limits by an average of 19.4%.
Audi has launched a new charging service, aimed at both plug-in hybrid and e-tron drivers and providing access to thousands of charging points across Europe via … Read More »
Fiat is launching petrol mild hybrid versions of its 500 and Panda city cars, bringing CO2 emissions from 88g/km.
The UK’s smart motorway network is likely to be radically overhauled as new research finds 38 people have been killed on smart motorways in the last … Read More »
New software deployed by Hertz across Europe could help resolve the thorny subject of damage charges on returned hire cars by providing accurate repair pricing and … Read More »
Fleets are being invited to a free one-day training session focusing on managing the consequences of a road crash or other sudden, violent vehicle-related events.
The remarketing process is changing as fleets and dealers demand fewer vehicle movements, both to go greener and to streamline operations, according to online auction specialist … Read More »
UK fleets expect to add significant numbers of EVs to their operations by 2022 but the higher acquisition cost of electric cars and their lengthy lead … Read More »
Connected fleet management is one of the most revolutionary developments to arrive in the fleet sector, transforming the face of the industry as the car turns … Read More »
It’s no secret that the industry is going electric, but where does that leave fleets? As the traditional early-adopters, fleets remain at the cutting edge but … Read More »
This week’s top fleet industry stories…
Fleets in West Yorkshire have the chance to trial electric cars and vans and e-bikes free of charge for up to two months to help make … Read More »
Uber and Nissan have signed a deal that will see up to 2,000 Leaf fully electric vehicles deployed in London; part of wider plans for all … Read More »
Tewkesbury Borough Council has cut both costs and carbon emissions while replacing the grey fleet through the introduction of a car club.
SUVs were the most popular used car model in 2019 as a raft of smaller, affordable used SUVs hit the market.
Drivers with 12 or more penalty points should not be able to use ‘exceptional hardship’ as a loophole to get out of a ban – even … Read More »
Avis Budget Group is adding around 22,000 Fiat Chrysler Automobiles cars and vans to its European fleet, streamlining customers’ rental experiences.
The winners of a competition focused on cyber security in self-driving vehicles have been awarded a total of £1.2m in funding to help advance connected and … Read More »
A fleet of 18 Škoda Kodiaqs are being put through their paces by South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust as operational officer vehicles.