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Volvo will not fit a diesel engine to the new S60 saloon, with all subsequent launches also due to only be available with electric or progressively more hybridised petrol engines.
True Fleet recorded its first positive numbers in 13 months with a 6.3% rise, according to latest Dataforce figures.
The Spanish car market continues to see strong growth in 2018, recording its fourth month of growth.
Sixt is continuing its expansion into Italy by launching on the island of Sardinia.
Volkswagen and Seat have announced recalls for a number of models in their small car ranges due to an issue with seatbelt safety.
LeasePlan Germany has named Jürgen Petschenka as commercial director for large fleets and international fleets.
German and global fleet industry specialist Matthias Engel has joined Fleetcompetence Group as global sales director.
Proposed scrappage schemes could have a negative impact on air quality while also not benefiting CO2 reduction targets if they are not properly planned, according to new research.
London could get its first electric vehicle only ‘Zero Emission Zones’ by 2020, aimed at improving air quality and driving uptake of cleaner travel, as part of an environmental strategy revealed today.
Ebbon-Dacs has said it’s working on a multi-lingual version of its moDel vehicle movement management platform.
UPS is to deploy a fleet of 35 electric delivery trucks in London and Paris, working with UK manufacturer Arrival.
PSA Group is pulling the plug on the Opel/Vauxhall OnStar service in Europe, discontinuing it in new vehicles from January 2019, and closing it altogether at the end of 2020.
Ford is adding a second city to its Transit Custom plug-in hybrid trial, with a fleet set to roll out in the Spanish city of Valencia, near the carmaker’s factory.
EU Member States have voted in favour of tighter limits on for cars and vans tested under the latest WLTP and RDE fuel consumption and emissions testing, set to come into force from next year.
Nissan has become the latest manufacturer to confirm it will drop diesel engines from its line-up, as it pushes ahead with plug-in hybrid and fully electric alternatives.
Audi has suspended deliveries of certain diesel-powered A6 and A7 models, as it develops a software update to rectify “irregularities” with the engine management on 60,000 cars worldwide.
Russian new car registrations saw strong growth for the first quarter of 2018 with the growth also seen in the true fleet sector.
Volvo will integrate apps including Google Maps into its next-generation infotainment system, as the carmaker moves to Android software.
Microlise has appointed former TomTom executive Luke Olsen as its new director of sales for Asia Pacific.
Kia is equipping the Niro compact SUV with a fully electric drivetrain, with the longest-range version travelling almost 300 miles between charges.
Porsche has added plug-in hybrid power to the Cayenne SUV model range.
The Škoda Connect app is now integrated with Amazon’s Alexa virtual personal assistant in both the UK and Germany, meaning owners can gain access to a range of information about their vehicle’s status and …
French car sharing firm BlaBlaCar has acquired urban carpooling company Less for an undisclosed amount.
Roland Meyer has been appointed as the head of LeasePlan Germany with immediate effect.
Avis Budget Group is rolling out 11,000 Peugeot, Citroën and DS vehicles to its connected car rental fleet in Europe by the end of this year.
Stephane Crasnier is to assume the role of chief executive officer at Alphabet France from 1 July 2018.
A major project to demonstrate commercially viable use cases for hydrogen fuelled vehicles in high-mileage urban fleets is being deployed in Europe.
Autorola’s Indicata software platform for used vehicle management is now available in France.
All future DS models will be either hybrid or electric by 2025, the French brand has revealed.