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Tag : MPG Marathon

Electric cars step up to the challenge at 2018 MPG Marathon

4 weeks 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 »

MPG Marathon to put WLTP to the test

1 month ago / 0 comments

The 2018 Fleet World/ALD Automotive MPG Marathon takes to the roads today, testing compliance with the new ‘real-world’ WLTP fuel economy cycle in a range of … Read More »

ALD further broadens EV experience at MPG Marathon

1 year ago / 0 comments

ALD Automotive UK is using its latest experiences of testing electric vehicles to help fleets looking to go green.

2017 MPG Marathon breaks all the records

1 year ago / 0 comments

The most remarkable results in the history of the Fleet World/ALD Automotive MPG Marathon were recorded at this year’s event, including the highest ever figure for … Read More »

Tracking technology shines light on MPG Marathon driving behaviours

1 year ago / 0 comments

As this year’s Fleet World/ALD Automotive MPG Marathon enters its final leg, the event once more illustrates the benefits of tracking technology, in particular for fleet operators.

UK’s greatest eco drivers compete for 2017 MPG Marathon honours

1 year ago / 0 comments

This year’s Fleet World/ALD Automotive MPG Marathon is now underway as participants take to the roads around the West Midlands to put their eco driving skills to the test … Read More »

Petrol, diesel, electric – 2017 MPG Marathon to settle the great fuel debate

1 year ago / 0 comments

There’s just days to go until this year’s Fleet World/ALD Automotive MPG Marathon eco-driving event gets underway, once more highlighting the benefits of fuel-efficient, economical driving.

The MPG Marathon in Numbers

2 years ago / 0 comments

After a total of 8,277 miles covered across two days, the entrants in this year’s MPG Marathon improved their vehicles’ fuel consumption by an average of … Read More »

Ford Mustang muscle car wins MPG Marathon

2 years ago / 0 comments

The UK’s premier eco-driving event has proven that even a performance car can be parsimonious, with a 5.0-litre V8-engined Ford Mustang taking the most coveted prize … Read More »

MPG Marathon gives Transport Minister an eco-driving lesson

2 years ago / 0 comments

Minister of State for Transport John Hayes has taken eco-driving lessons to see if he could become as efficient as the country’s most accomplished eco-drivers currently … Read More »

2016 MPG Marathon gets underway

2 years ago / 0 comments

Competitors in this year’s MPG Marathon are now under starter’s orders as they look to take the lead as the kings of eco-driving.

Watch live vehicle footage of UK’s premier eco-driving event

2 years ago / 0 comments

As this year’s MPG Marathon gets underway, followers can chart competitors’ progress in real-time and even see live data feeds with the help of technology provided by telematics service … Read More »

Honda teams gunning for more MPG Marathon success

2 years ago / 0 comments

Two Honda teams are ramping up for next week’s MPG Marathon as they look to build on their previous successes.

RAC Patrol of the Year joins MPG Marathon line-up

2 years ago / 0 comments

RAC Patrol of the Year Charlie Harding will join the line-up of competitors for this year’s MPG Marathon, and says he’s looking forward to putting his … Read More »

Integrated vehicle and camera telematics to bring new dimension to MPG Marathon

2 years ago / 0 comments

Followers of the MPG Marathon eco-driving event will be able to chart competitors’ progress live next week thanks to instant vehicle tracking technology provided by telematics … Read More »

Toyota Prius Plug-in Hybrid to make UK debut at 2016 MPG Marathon

2 years ago / 0 comments

Toyota’s second-generation Prius Plug-in Hybrid is to get an exclusive first drive in next week’s MPG Marathon in advance of its launch next year.

Ford Mustang to show parsimonious side in 2016 MPG Marathon

2 years ago / 0 comments

A 5.0-litre V8 muscle car might not be the obvious choice of vehicle to enter into an eco-driving contest, but that’s exactly what the UK’s best-selling … Read More »

University of Birmingham and Lex Autolease to co-pilot ix35 Fuel Cell in MPG Marathon

2 years ago / 0 comments

Next month’s MPG Marathon will see a hydrogen fuel cell Hyundai ix35 put through its paces under a collaboration between the University of Birmingham, Lex Autolease … Read More »

Countdown starts to 2016 MPG Marathon

2 years ago / 0 comments

The Olympics may be over and the Paralympics in full swing, but there’s one more major sporting competition that’s set to catch the nation’s attention before … Read More »