Category : Today in Fleet
Drivers’ dependency on their cars has jumped to the highest-ever level due to a claimed deterioration in public transport services.
Van and lorry traffic have increased over the last year but car and taxi traffic remained fairly static.
More than a third (34%) of SME employees would like a single card to pay for all expenses, to make their business travel easier.
Fleets are being warned that a “potentially significant” rise in diesel prices is on the horizon due to the new international rules on ultra-low-sulphur.
The used car market remained steady in August, including for diesel vehicles, while the move to the new Worldwide harmonized Light Vehicles Test Procedure (WLTP) cycle … Read More »
BigChange has moved into new offices in Leeds that will enable it to continue its growth strategy.
Road safety charity Brake is to provide a keynote speech on road safety for fleets at Trakm8’s forthcoming Safety and Efficiency Conference.
New car registrations in Europe saw unseasonable growth over the summer in advance of the shift to the new WLTP cycle.
Renault has unveiled an autonomous, electric robo-pod concept that it says could help transform the last-mile delivery sector.
A ‘No-deal’ Brexit must be ruled out to avoid punitive price rises on new cars in both the UK and Europe.
Around 50 residential streets across London are to go car free on Saturday 22 September as part of World Car Free Day.
Strong trading in August helped average fleet & lease values reach record levels at BCA for the fourth time this year.
Audi has announced plans to launch 12 full electric models globally by 2025, including its newly unveiled E-Tron SUV.
Kia’s e-Niro fully electric SUV will have an official 301-mile range under WLTP testing when it launches in Europe next year.
Licence Bureau has developed a new online training course to help prepare foreign drivers for tackling UK roads in company vehicles.
Jaguar Land Rover has confirmed that it’s switching to a three-day week at its Castle Bromwich plant until Christmas as a result of “the continuing headwinds … Read More »
BMW has revealed its Vision iNext concept car, which will inform its future iNext electric SUV.
Plans for a smart motorway along the M56 between Hale and Altrincham are to be shown to the public at two events this coming weekend.
Changes to speeding and mobile phone penalties could be having the desired effect on driver behaviour, new research by Warranty Direct suggests.
Paul Walsh has joined Abax as chief technology officer as the firm continues to drive plans to become the leading provider in the connected tech industry.
Close Brothers Asset Finance has appointed Guy Small into the role of transport regional sales manager for the south west.
Drivers are being urged to explore electric vehicles or plug-in hybrids to cut fuel costs, tax bills and CO2 emissions on their daily commute.
UK drivers may need to get an International Driving Permit (IDP) to drive in the EU from March 2019 in the event of a no-deal Brexit.
August brought the highest growth so far this year for the UK new car market, helped by a strong true fleet performance.