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Toyota GB appoints new head of fleet

4 weeks ago / 0 comments

Stuart Ferma is to head up Toyota GB’s fleet sales operation from 1 January, replacing Neil Broad who will move to the marketing department.

Seat Tarraco targets corporate fleets

2 months ago / 0 comments

Seat is targeting ongoing growth with large corporate fleets with the forthcoming Tarraco seven-seat SUV, with options set to include a plug-in hybrid version after launch.

Electric vehicles ‘no solution’ to UK air quality

4 months ago / 0 comments

Emissions Analytics has warned the Government not to focus on electric vehicles as the solution to improving air quality, with diesel engines already offering a viable … Read More »

Seat fleet and true fleet sales the fastest growing in the UK

4 months ago / 0 comments

Seat’s latest sales results show year-on-year fleet and true fleet sales growth.

Mercedes-Benz launches extended fleet test drives

10 months ago / 0 comments

Mercedes-Benz has introduced a new 48-hour test drive initiative across its model line-up.

New direct fleet services launched by Toyota

10 months ago / 0 comments

Business Drive Direct is a new service supporting fleet and business customers via a new call centre launched by Toyota Financial Services.

Mobility management to come under spotlight at 5th International Fleet Meeting

10 months ago / 0 comments

The topic of Mobility Management – Vision and Reality is to come under focus at next month’s 5th International Fleet Meeting at Geneva as a growing … Read More »

Fleet and lease values remain strong in December

10 months ago / 0 comments

Average used car values at BCA reached a record value for the fourth month running in December. while fleet and lease sector values remained at near … Read More »

Fleet industry pioneer Bryan Phillimore passes away

10 months ago / 0 comments

Bryan Phillimore, credited as a pioneer in the fleet, used car and leasing industries, has died aged 82 following a lengthy illness.

Audi to re-shape UK fleet sales from April

11 months ago / 0 comments

Audi UK is adopting an agency model for its fleet sales from 1 April, aimed at offering more stability for dealers and clarity for customers, while … Read More »

Hyundai names Michael Stewart as UK fleet director

11 months ago / 0 comments

Nissan’s head of leasing, specialist fleet sales and rental Michael Stewart has joined Hyundai Motor UK as its new fleet director.

Volvo to reshape its fleet offer for 2018

11 months ago / 0 comments

Volvo is to restructure its fleet team from January, dividing it into four regional divisions to better cater for local customers.

Commercial fleets missing out on £14bn saving, says Hitachi Capital

11 months ago / 0 comments

Despite a growing appetite for hybrid and electric cars, government policy needs to do more to encourage commercial vehicle fleets to move to alternative drivetrains, according … Read More »

Michelin CrossClimate+ rebuts need for 4mm replacement

11 months ago / 0 comments

Fleets running Michelin’s CrossClimate+ tyres can benefit from safe handling all the way down to 2mm, negating the hassle and cost involved with early tyre changes, … Read More »

Thatcham reveals top 10 safest cars

11 months ago / 0 comments

Thatcham Research has named its top 10 safest cars of the year, including fleet staples such as the Vauxhall Insignia and Volvo S90 / V90.

Cap HPI debuts new forecast and SMR tools

12 months ago / 0 comments

Cap HPI has launched a new set of tools for the fleet and leasing sector, including a new solution to help forecast values more accurately.

Taxation & Funding: How the industry has changed in the last 40 years

12 months ago / 0 comments

I have been writing for Fleet World for nearly 15 years now and hope to go on doing so for years to come.

BVRLA 2018 report focus: fleet industry’s challenges and opportunities

12 months ago / 0 comments

2018 will bring major developments for fleets in ULEVs and mobility services, according to the BVRLA’s 2018 Industry Outlook Report. Natalie Middleton analyses the main findings.

EV rapid charging mega sites to bring reduced tariffs for fleets

12 months ago / 0 comments

Fleets will be able to benefit from special charging tariffs for a network of solar-powered, fully off-grid electric vehicle charging centres due to go live in … Read More »

KeyFleet awards fleet contract to FMG

1 year ago / 0 comments

FMG is to supply incident management services for KeyFleet clients under a new three-year deal intended to drive down the total cost of incidents and enhance … Read More »

Majority of fleet drivers not getting formal road risk training

1 year ago / 0 comments

Fleet drivers are missing out on formal training despite the opportunities for business to enhance their road risk management and cut costs.

BCA to manage company car services for Suzuki

1 year ago / 0 comments

Suzuki has outsourced its company car management to BCA as it looks to drive its fleet presence.

Fleet Hero Awards 2017 winners announced

1 year ago / 0 comments

The University of Birmingham, British Gas and ALD Automotive are amongst the winners of this year’s Fleet Hero Awards, which focussed on air quality issues and … Read More »

TTC ramps up for increased driver risk management focus

1 year ago / 0 comments

Road safety specialist TTC is to increasingly target the fleet risk management sector as it looks to drive its DriverProtect managed service brand for all large … Read More »

Fleet and lease values at record level for third month running

1 year ago / 0 comments

Fleet and lease and overall average values continued to rise in October, hitting new record levels for sectors according to BCA.

Apollo Vredestein ramps up fleet business

1 year ago / 0 comments

Premium tyre brand Apollo Vredestein is seeing increased fleet take-up as a result of a move to drive up its corporate business in 2017.

Exclusive Skoda service to bring cost-saving benefits for SMEs

1 year ago / 0 comments

SMEs can now access benefits including real-time fleet data and a no-quibble tyre replacement and 24 hour on-call solution under a new service from Skoda.

Fleet industry should provide more SME guidance, the AA says

1 year ago / 0 comments

Businesses and SMEs deserve more fleet industry support to stay ahead of up-coming regulatory and legislative changes, says the AA’s fleet and SME division.

Average fleet and lease values at record levels for second month

1 year ago / 0 comments

Average used car and fleet/lease values hit their highest average monthly figures on record at BCA in September, with buyer demand often outstripping supply.

Primacy 4 tyres could cut costs for fleets, Michelin says

1 year ago / 0 comments

Following independent tests by DEKRA, Michelin believes fleets could cut costs by adopting their Primacy 4 tyre range that last an average 11,000 miles longer than … Read More »