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Tag : 2018

First Drive: Mazda CX-3

3 months ago / 0 comments

Launched in 2015, Mazda’s CX-3 B-segment SUV has established itself as a volume seller for the brand, having sold 58,627 units in Europe in the last … Read More »

Biggest ever EU car market growth recorded despite UK and diesel uncertainty

5 months ago / 0 comments

With 8.66m cars registered between January and June 2018, the European car market recorded its best H1 performance of the century, according to figures from Jato … Read More »

First Drive: Ford Fiesta ST

5 months ago / 0 comments

Is Ford’s latest Fiesta ST king of the current hot hatch crop? Jonathan Musk finds out…

First Drive: Volkswagen Touareg

7 months ago / 0 comments

Volkswagen’s tech-laden new flagship aims to continue its fleet appeal. Jonathan Musk heads to Austria to find out if it does.

Emissions and air pollution to be discussed at LowCVP Conference

9 months ago / 0 comments

LowCVP’s 2018 ‘Moving North’ Conference will focus on the challenge of cutting carbon emissions and air pollution, and seizing the business opportunities for automotive and fuel … Read More »

Geneva Motor Show 2018 Roundup

9 months ago / 0 comments

Fleet World’s round-up of the most important headlines from the 2018 Geneva Motor Show.

2018 Brake awards to recognise latest fleet safety innovations

10 months ago / 0 comments

Fleets, both small and large, that are pioneering the way in occupational road safety are being invited to enter Brake’s 2018 UK Fleet Safety Awards.

Fleet World Honours 2018

10 months ago / 0 comments

Fleet World magazine has named the industry’s best suppliers and manufacturers at its prestigious Fleet World Honours event, which took place today.

Best Medium SUV: Peugeot 3008

10 months ago / 0 comments

Judging comment: “The 3008 feels like a defining moment for Peugeot. Competing in a hard-fought sector, it’s distinctive, modern and good to drive, with an interior … Read More »

Fleet Manufacturer of the Year: Mercedes-Benz

10 months ago / 0 comments

Judging comment: “Plans to become the UK’s number one premium brand in fleet have come to fruition at Mercedes-Benz. Not only through a broad, fleet-friendly model … Read More »

Best Small SUV: Mazda CX-3

10 months ago / 0 comments

Judging comment: “The CX-3 offers the best of all worlds; merging the city-friendly agility of a supermini with the space, flexibility and refinement of a larger … Read More »

Best Ultra-Low Emission Car: Renault ZOE

10 months ago / 0 comments

Judging comment: “ULEVs have come a long way since the ZOE launched in 2013, but so has Renault’s chic electric supermini. It offers a real-world range … Read More »

Best Supermini: Ford Fiesta

10 months ago / 0 comments

Judging comment: “Ford has packed a raft of talents into the new Fiesta, improving high-speed comfort and refinement, and adding technology, but without blunting its trademark … Read More »

Best Luxury Car: BMW 7 Series

10 months ago / 0 comments

Judging comment: “The 7 Series is a technological showcase for BMW’s latest technology, and a preview for what’s likely to appear elsewhere in the range in … Read More »

Best Lower Medium Car: Volkswagen Golf

10 months ago / 0 comments

Judging comment: “A long-established benchmark, the Golf continues to push the boundaries. It’s impeccably built, technology rich and spacious enough to question the need for anything … Read More »

Best Compact Executive Car: Audi A4

10 months ago / 0 comments

Judging comment: “The A4 took a giant leap forward in its latest generation, adopting the latest connectivity and assistance features with increased space and a focus … Read More »

One to Watch: Hyundai Kona EV

10 months ago / 0 comments

Judging comment: “With hybrid, plug-in and fuel-cell products on offer, Hyundai is already delivering what other manufacturers are only promising. The Kona EV is a game-changer; … Read More »

Best Upper Medium Car: Skoda Superb

10 months ago / 0 comments

Judging comment: “The Superb is all the car you’d ever need; practical, comfortable and cost-efficient for job-need users, but with the design appeal, refinement and breadth … Read More »

Best Executive Car: Mercedes-Benz E-Class

10 months ago / 0 comments

Judging comment: “Taking technology and design cues from the S-Class luxury saloon, the E-Class sets the standard for executive travel. The saloon and capacious estate share … Read More »

Best Large Family Car: Skoda Kodiaq

10 months ago / 0 comments

Judging comment: “Skoda took on new territory with the Kodiaq, which combines the endless flexibility of an MPV, with the versatility and driver appeal of an … Read More »

Most Improved Manufacturer: SEAT

10 months ago / 0 comments

Judging comment: “SEAT’s recent transformation is incredible, with brilliant new products and a focus on putting fleet at the core of the business. It’s broadened its … Read More »

Best City Car: Kia Picanto

10 months ago / 0 comments

Judging comment: “The Picanto effortlessly meets the opposing challenges of this sector. Compact, agile and fun to drive around town, yet also sure-footed for motorway use … Read More »

Best Large SUV: Volvo XC60

10 months ago / 0 comments

Judging comment: “Volvo’s UK best-seller is a reflection of how far the brand has come in recent years. A distinctly non-German take on the premium SUV, … Read More »

Technology Award: Toyota/Lexus Hybrids

10 months ago / 0 comments

Judging comment: “A 20-year focus on hybrids has put Toyota and Lexus generations ahead of rivals. Good to drive and genuinely efficient, the line-up spans most … Read More »

Best New Car: Ford Fiesta

10 months ago / 0 comments

Judging comment: “Replacing the UK’s best seller is no easy task; the Fiesta outsells entire model range single-handedly, and it’s a mainstay for fleets. The new … Read More »

Best Premium Lower Medium Car: Audi A3

10 months ago / 0 comments

Judging comment: “The segment-defining A3 sets tough standards for its rivals. This is a genuine downsized luxury car, with unrivalled cabin quality, a broad range of … Read More »

2018 Brake Fleet Safety Conference to spotlight changing face of fleet risk

11 months ago / 0 comments

Brake’s 2018 Fleet Safety Conference will highlight how fleets can proactively target evolving fleet risk issues.

Patriotic redesign for updated Mini hatch

11 months ago / 0 comments

The updated Mini hatch and convertible will go on sale from March, featuring enhanced connectivity, a dual-clutch automatic gearbox and LED lighting previewed by recent concept … Read More »

Hyundai to develop Level 4 autonomous vehicles by 2021

11 months ago / 0 comments

Autonomous Hyundai models are to be tested in pilot smart cities across the globe from early next decade.

New-look Honda Jazz pricing released

11 months ago / 0 comments

The 2018 Honda Jazz pricing and trim grades have been revealed following the unveil at last year’s Frankfurt Motor Show.