Tag : – Diesel

First Drive: Mazda CX-30

4 weeks ago / 0 comments

Not just the Mazda3 on stilts, the CX-30 strengthens the Japanese brand’s SUV range, thinks Martyn Collins.

Road Test: DS 3 Crossback BlueHDI 100

4 weeks ago / 0 comments

Revived as an SUV, does the new DS 3 Crossback meet expectations, asks Jonathan Musk.

Road Test: Jaguar E-Pace 150hp Pure FWD

4 weeks ago / 0 comments

The newest addition to Jaguar’s E-Pace line-up is, perhaps, the most unexciting – an entry-level diesel model powering drive to the front wheels only via a … Read More »

Road Test: Mazda3 1.8D 116hp GT Sport

1 month ago / 0 comments

Jonathan Musk drives the Mazda3 diesel, which aims to take on Focus and Golf and beat them at their own game.

First Drive: Audi A4

1 month ago / 0 comments

Significant updates, including a core focus on connectivity and electrified drivetrains, will keep the Audi A4 popular with fleets, thinks Martyn Collins.

First Drive: Ford Focus ST

1 month ago / 0 comments

The hottest Focus yet with an ST badge on the boot has big hot hatch shoes to fill. Martyn Collins reckons it’s well up to the … Read More »

Road Test: BMW 7 Series

2 months ago / 0 comments

BMW’s 7 Series update is much more than just skin-deep, finds Jonathan Musk.

First Drive: Renault Clio

2 months ago / 0 comments

The fifth-generation Clio feels well equipped for a shifting fleet market, says Alex Grant.

First Drive: Volkswagen Passat

2 months ago / 0 comments

Revised plug-in hybrid model, plus other innovations, bring the Passat back into contention, says Martyn Collins.

Road Test: Peugeot 508 SW GT Line BlueHDi 130 EAT8

2 months ago / 0 comments

Not the biggest estate, but Martyn Collins thinks the Peugeot 508 SW looks great and is surprisingly practical.

First Drive: Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 d 4matic

2 months ago / 0 comments

New engines, plus styling and tech tweaks, refine the already very competent GLC package, reckons Martyn Collins.

Volkswagen adds diesel to T-Cross line-up

2 months ago / 0 comments

Hot on the heels of the petrol-powered T-Cross baby SUV, Volkswagen has added a third option to the line-up in the form of a 1.6-litre diesel.

Fuel prices continue to rise despite wholesale savings

3 months ago / 0 comments

Fuel prices at the pump continue to rise over the last eight weeks, despite oil wholesale cost reductions and government claims that savings are reflected within … Read More »

Road Test: Audi A6 saloon 40 TDI S line S-tronic

3 months ago / 0 comments

Changes to the new A6 bring a rock-solid fleet proposition, says Julian Kirk.

Road Test: Citroën Berlingo Multispace Feel BlueHDI 100 S&S

3 months ago / 0 comments

Berlingo is a true multi-purpose utility vehicle, says Dan Gilkes.

Road Test: SEAT Tarraco 2.0 TDI 190 Excellence

4 months ago / 0 comments

Tarraco follows a common path, but Martyn Collins reckons this SEAT has plenty to offer fleet buyers.

Road Test: Jaguar XF Sportbrake 2.0D 240hp AWD R-Sport

4 months ago / 0 comments

The XF Sportbrake is the perfect blend of prestige, performance and space, discovers Jonathan Musk.

Road Test: Volvo XC40 D3 & T3

4 months ago / 0 comments

Do the new petrol and diesel engines added to the XC40 range make a difference, asks Jonathan Musk.

Spotlight: Renault Clio

4 months ago / 0 comments

Despite evolutionary styling, Renault’s fifth-generation Clio is an all-new car with some innovative fleet-focused technology up its sleeve, as Alex Grant explains.

Reservations open for Peugeot 208 and e-208

4 months ago / 0 comments

Fleets and drivers can now reserve the new Peugeot 208, including the fleet-orientated electric e-208 model as well as petrol and diesel variants.

Survey finds 66% to choose AFVs over diesel as their next car

4 months ago / 0 comments

At the expense of diesel’s current market share, a new survey by CLM Fleet Management shows that British buyers’ interest levels in alternative fuel vehicles (AFVs) … Read More »

Spotlight: Jaguar XE

4 months ago / 0 comments

With a segment-first RDE2-compliant diesel engine and significant step up in interior quality, the updated Jaguar XE is renewing its focus on fleets. By Alex Grant.

First Drive: Jaguar XE

4 months ago / 0 comments

The new Jaguar XE has a renewed fleet focus with a RDE2 compliant diesel and more premium appearance, finds Jonathan Musk.

First UK Drive: BMW 3 Series (320d M Sport)

4 months ago / 0 comments

BMW’s latest 3 Series impresses at every level, finds Jonathan Musk, but with stiff competition does it remain top of the class?

Road Test: Ford Edge

4 months ago / 0 comments

Ford’s US-originated large SUV gets a new diesel powerplant to help make it more relevant, says Craig Thomas.

First Drive: Volvo V60 Cross Country D4

5 months ago / 0 comments

Martyn Collins finds the V60 Cross Country could be all the off-roader business drivers ever need.

First Drive: DS 3 Crossback

5 months ago / 0 comments

Second in the new DS model assault, the DS 3 turns SUV, and Martyn Collins reckons it’s the brand’s most convincing model yet.

Don’t ditch diesel without accurate information, says Emtec Corporation

5 months ago / 0 comments

Don’t ditch diesel just yet says Emtec Corporation Ltd, which has developed new technology to accurately measure driver and vehicle performance in order to put fleets … Read More »

Electric cars step up to the challenge at 2018 MPG Marathon

10 months ago / 0 comments

Results from the 2018 Fleet World/ALD Automotive MPG Marathon have shown fleets and drivers have never a wider choice of technologies at their disposal, just as … Read More »

Diesel may still be best choice, says Lex Autolease

10 months ago / 0 comments

Lex Autolease is reiterating that all fuel technologies have a place in the fleet sector as it highlights the need to choose the right vehicle for … Read More »