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Toyota’s new RAV4 will bring much tougher styling and petrol/hybrid powertrains as the brand pushes ahead with plans to axe diesels from its European line-up.
Czech road construction specialist Colas CZ is deploying telematics and route optimisation from Trakm8 to improve the day-to-day management of its assets and reduce fuel consumption.
Jaguar Land Rover and Google subsidiary Waymo are launching a self-driving transport service later this year, with a fleet of 20,000 I-Pace electric cars.
The United Nations Procurement Division (UN/DP) has awarded a deal to Kia Motors to provide vehicles to support UN causes around the world.
Chinese-owned car company, Lynk & Co, is to build its first subscription-funded hybrid SUVs at the Belgian factory of sister brand Volvo Cars from 2019, with a focus on urban drivers.
Daimler and Chinese partner BYD have launched a new electric vehicle solely for the Chinese market.
ALD Automotive has passed the milestone of managing 500,000 vehicles in France.
FleetVision has strengthened its consultancy team with the appointment of two highly experienced professionals.
Entries are now open for the 2018 PRAISE Awards, which will recognise European fleets at the forefront of road safety.
Italy’s true fleet market rose 15.4% in February although the overall new car market recorded a decline.
EU policymakers are being urged to focus on the most effective vehicle safety measures with the strongest positive impact in its proposals for revisions to vehicle safety regulations due this May.
A new umbrella organisation for fleet and mobility management has launched to represent the interests of fleet and mobility managers on a European level.
LeasePlan has outlined its strategy for increasing its focus on usership and subscription models in its 2017 Annual Report.
Volkswagen’s premium-class Touareg SUV will be replaced at the end of this year, with the new model including a plug-in hybrid for the first time.
Production of the DS 4 and DS 5 will end by the end of this year, as DS Automobiles begins a transition period towards a new model range, the carmaker has confirmed.
Over the next couple of years to 2020 Seat plans to release a new car every six months, with first arrivals Tarraco and Ateca followed by Seat’s first hybrid and EV.
Global telematics company The Floow has launched a production-ready telematics platform that it says can be used to insurers to develop a telematics solution for drivers and fleets within days.
After an exceptional start to the year, the Spanish true fleet market continued to excel in February with growth of 21.8% and further growth predicted for the year.
New car diesel demand in Europe continued to fall in February despite an overall rise in new car registrations.
An increase in EV charging sessions to more than half a million were witnessed by NewMotion in 2017, latest figures reveal.
RCI Bank and Services, Groupe Renault’s global finance company, is to use telematics services and data analytics from Octo Telematics, including providing services for fleet customers.
Uber has suspended its pilot programmes on autonomous cars in the US following a fatal accident.
Cox Automotive, which includes brands such as Manheim, has announced a series of senior appointments.
Audi has teamed up with Airbus and design/engineer company Italdesign to develop an electric autonomous flying taxi concept.
Volkswagen has added a new petrol engine to the Golf line-up, said to offer fuel efficiency equivalent to a diesel engine.
The European Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (ACEA) is urging Brexit negotiators to take action on urgent industry issues, including the impact on EU CO2 targets.
Delivery firm UPS has deployed a new smart grid solution that will help it switch its delivery fleet over completely to electric trucks.
BMW Group has taken the remaining shares in car sharing firm DriveNow, which now becomes a wholly owned subsidiary of the group.
Sixt has taken a further step in plans to offer a one-stop shop for customised mobility solutions by bundling together its products in the corporate customer segment.