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The French true fleet market outperformed the rest of the EU-5 in October, with registrations up 20.8% to more than 43,000 units.
Fleet operators can once again sign up to the International Fleet Meeting at the Geneva Motor Show to access a wealth of opportunities to network and hear from expert speakers.
Maserati Deutschland has appointed Chan Uk Jun and Florian Binner as fleet sales managers for Central Europe.
Askul Corporation becomes first company to simultaneously join The Climate Group’s global electric campaigns: making the switch to 100% renewable power and transport by 2030.
Four of Europe’s largest forecourt operators have signed up to host ultra-fast electric vehicle charging points under strategic partnerships with the manufacturer-backed pan-European Ionity network, securing half of the 400 sites planned by 2020.
Infiniti has unveiled its forthcoming QX50 SUV ahead of its debut at the LA Motor Show next week.
Sofico has updated its Miles software system with a new services platform built upon the latest cloud technology, enabling its use in an array of fresh mobility and connected car areas.
Steffen Giebler has join Hyundai Motor to lead its corporate sales and remarketing activities in Europe as the company highlights the significance of the fleet market to its growth targets.
Uber has admitted to concealing a data hack that saw personal data of 57 million of its ride-hailing users globally compromised.
In October, the British True Fleet market remained in a slump for the seventh consecutive month, while in contrast alternative fuel vehicles (AFVs) increasingly buck the trend, according to latest DataForce figures.
Iceland’s Reykjavik Energy has awarded a public sector tender to install 15 new fast chargers to ABB.
Ford and privately owned Chinese automobile manufacturer Zotye have inked a deal to develop and manufacture electric vehicles under a new Chinese brand as they also explore the market for mobility services.
Volvo Cars has signed a non-exclusive framework with Uber to sell “tens of thousands” of vehicles with the hardware for autonomous driving on board, enabling the private hire firm to develop its own self-driving …
Mercedes-Benz Vans has confirmed plans to offer all its commercial van model lines with electric drive, starting with the Electric Mercedes-Benz eVito van now available to order.
Europcar Group has opened new franchises in nine countries for its Europcar and InterRent brands.
ALD Automotive drivers and fleet managers in Austria are being offered the chance to trial a new digital parking app.
Vehicles re-tested under the new WLTP fuel economy cycle are recording “greater than expected” CO2 emissions when figures are converted back to NEDC, JATO Dynamics has warned, resulting in possible increases in fleet taxation.
A new product that will make previously leased Toyotas available for short-term rentals to rideshare drivers is to go on trial in the US.
The Mazda6 will get updated styling, premium interior upgrades and new technology as part of a heavy upgrade due next year.
A new SEAT concept car featuring risk-reducing technology including a built-in breathalyser has gone on display at the Smart City Expo event in Barcelona.
Germany’s true fleet market built on September’s narrow gain of 0.1% with a more positive performance in October.
The European Parliament has given its backing to a call for driver assistance systems such as autonomous emergency braking to be made standard on new cars.
Mexico-based startup Fleet Renting has used technology from BynxFleet to drive its integrated mobility offering.
Siemens Energy Management is to work with Ubitricity to develop electromobility solutions including for fleets.
Audi is to start producing ‘virtually CO2-neutral’ e-diesel from early next year, using renewable energy, water and CO2 taken from the atmosphere.
ARI is running a pilot on a new Alexa app that enables drivers to request and receive fleet data with voice commands.
LeasePlan is launching a new electric vehicle pilot programme to help large corporates make the transition to electric vehicles.
The new Volvo XC60 has become the best all-round performer in Euro NCAP’s 2017 tests to date, including setting one of the best adult occupant protection results on record.
Allianz Worldwide Partners is to expand its portfolio of manufacturer-branded roadside assistance and warranty schemes with new telematics services for its automotive manufacturer clients.
The gap between official fuel consumption figures and real-world performance in the EU has quadrupled since 2001, hitting an all-time high, new figures suggest.