Natalie Middleton

FCA to support plug-in plans with new eMobility solutions

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Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) is to launch a range of charging solutions to support its forthcoming plug-in models under a new deal with Engie Group.

Renault details changes for revamped Master and Trafic

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Renault has announced more details of its heavily revised Master and Trafic, which launch this September and spearhead the brand’s ambitious LCV plans.

Engie acquires UK’s ChargePoint Services

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French utility giant Engie has acquired ChargePoint Services for an undisclosed amount as it looks to expand in the EV charging sector.

Hybrids bring immediate-term options for major CO2 reduction, says Emissions Analytics

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Governments and cities are being warned not to focus solely on the eco benefits of electric vehicles as latest research finds hybrids could provide the most effective means of reducing CO2 in the immediate …

Fastned opens 100th fast charging station in Europe

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EV fast charging network Fastned has opened its 100th and 101st fast charging stations in line with its aims for a European network of a thousand fast charging stations.

Volvo unveils production-ready autonomous XC90 for Uber

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Volvo and Uber have unveiled a fully autonomous production XC90 that could be used to provide autonomous ridesharing services in the future.

New BMW 3 Series Touring revealed ahead of PHEV arrival

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BMW has unveiled the new 3 Series Touring, which has been designed to offer increased interior space, improved handling and also heralds the model’s first plug-in hybrid.

Next-gen Hyundais to assess driver injury severity in sub-seven seconds

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Hyundai is exploring how artificial intelligence (AI) injury analysis could be used to shape future vehicle safety systems, enabling assessment of required medical response in as little as seven seconds in the event of …

Renault-Nissan Tel Aviv Innovation Lab to test future mobility solutions

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Renault and Nissan have opened an Innovation Lab in Tel Aviv, which will explore future mobility solutions.

Mercedes-Benz reveals GLB compact SUV

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Mercedes-Benz is expanding its SUV line-up with a new compact model to bring a rival to the Audi Q3.

Kia XCeed crossover to bring 12.3-inch digital instrument cluster

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Kia has provided its latest teaser on its forthcoming XCeed urban crossover, which it says will feature a 12.3-inch fully digital instrument cluster when it launches later this year.

Toyota accelerates EV plans and teams up with Subaru

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Toyota is accelerating its electric vehicle plans as it also announces a partnership with Subaru to develop a joint EV platform.

Lexus launches UK online subscription service

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Lexus is offering a new online subscription service that enables drivers to sign up for models on a monthly basis.

Free2Move launches car hire service

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Free2Move, PSA’s mobility brand, has expanded into offering a short-term car hire service, building its existing leasing service.

New diesel engines and kit for Renault Koleos

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Renault has updated its Koleos with two new diesel engines, revised styling and upgraded technology.

FCA exits Renault merger talks

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Fiat Chrysler Automobiles says it’s pulled out of merger talks with Renault just a week after submitting a proposal as it blames French politics.

Mobile-only car rental launches in Spain

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Virtuo, the mobile-only car rental service, has launched for the first time in Spain with the opening of five locations in Barcelona.

Hyundai Kona gets 90g/km hybrid model

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Hyundai is adding a petrol-electric hybrid model to the Kona line-up, bringing CO2 emissions from 90g/km.

Arval Mobility Observatory to bring major insight into new mobility thinking

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Arval is replacing its former Corporate Vehicle Observatory research platform with a new Mobility Observatory initiative to provide a comprehensive insight into the changing world of mobility.

Enterprise brings rental services to Sweden

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Car rental services from Enterprise Rent-A-Car, National Car Rental and Alamo Rent A Car brands are now available in Sweden, with the official opening of Enterprise Holdings’ first location in the country.

INRIX launches new artificial intelligence traffic solution

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INRIX has launched a new traffic solution said to bring the most precise and actionable traffic information to date thanks to the use of artificial intelligence.

Mytaxi ride-hailing app rebrands under BMW and Daimler JV

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Daimler’s mytaxi ride-hailing app is rebranding as Free Now under the BMW and Daimler mobility joint venture.

ALD completes acquisition of Netherlands’ Sternlease

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ALD has finalised its acquisition of SternLease BV, the leasing arm of Dutch dealer group Stern Group for an undisclosed amount.

First-ever electric Corsa to bring 330km range

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Opel/Vauxhall has taken the next step in plans to electrify its fleet with the reveal of the electric Corsa.

Vauxhall in-house business contract hire comes under Free2Move Lease banner

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Following on from its acquisition by Groupe PSA, Vauxhall has appointed Free2Move Lease as its in-house provider of business contract hire for its retailer network in the UK.

First Ionity 350kW charging station launches in UK

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The manufacturer-backed Ionity network has launched its first fast charging station in the UK – with other stations to follow swiftly.

Latest fleet models ace Euro NCAP ratings

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Seven cars have scored five-star Euro NCAP ratings in the latest batch of tests, including latest versions of the Mazda3 and Renault Clio as well as the new Audi e-tron and Volkswagen T-Cross.

Addison Lee deploys Audi e-trons on path to 100% low-emissions fleet

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Private hire giant Addison Lee has introduced five Audi e-tron models to its London fleet in line with its plans to shift to 100% low-emissions vehicles.

MG opens UK order books for ZS EV

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SAIC Motor subsidiary MG Motor UK has opened order books for its ZS EV electric car .

Ionity network to expand further with Tritium 350kW chargers

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The manufacturer-backed Ionity ultra-fast charging network is to expand further with the help of 350kW chargers from Tritium.