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Four in five fleet managers are failing to realise the benefit of Big Data according to Shell’s latest report ‘Driven by Data: Managing Fleet Information Overload’, which reveals the power of unlocking Big Data.
US competition authorities have approved the creation of a mobility joint venture by Daimler and BMW.
November was a tough market for Germany but there were slight signs of recovery for the true fleet sector, according to latest Dataforce analysis.
Industry and transport ministers from the 28 EU Member States have set out their official responses to three key pieces of road safety legislation, which has seen a mixed response.
The European Union is to push ahead with a controversial deal to cut new cars and van CO2 emissions over the next decade.
Trak Global Group (TGG) is to acquire North America’s Intelligent Mechatronic Systems Inc (IMS) in a deal that will position it as one of the global leaders in insurance telematics and connected mobility.
Today, a ruling by the Court of Justice of the European Union will mean carmakers must take giant strides in real-world emissions performance to meet Euro 6 emissions limits.
New car registrations in the EU fell for the third month running in November as the 1 September switch to the new WLTP cycle continued to take its toll.
Teletrac Navman has appointed Richard Lilwall as the new vice president and managing director of its Europe division.
An electric vehicle project that will see up to 3,000 electric vans tested with UK fleets from mid 2019 has been given the green light.
Euro NCAP has announced the 2018 ‘Best in Class’ winners, reflecting those vehicles that have received the highest safety scores in recognition of their stand-out protection.
Volkswagen Passenger Cars UK has appointed Andrew Savvas as its director, effective in the first quarter of 2019.
The Board of Directors of the European Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (ACEA) has re-elected Carlos Tavares as its president for the second year running.
Alphabet International has expanded into Greece, Cyprus, Croatia and Bulgaria under a new partnership with leasing expert Autohellas SA.
Fleet Logistics UK (FLUK) is looking to increase business at a local level with the appointment of Madelaine Webster as its new business development manager.
A no-deal Brexit could cost the UK automobile market some €10bn (£9bn) in annual revenue while making it hard for carmakers to justify having UK plants.
Major firms including BT Group and E.ON have become the latest to commit to deploying EVs under the EV100 initiative.
Alex Smith is to become managing director of Volkswagen Group UK in the New Year, marking his return to the group after two years at Nissan.
The French passenger car market remained less affected by the impact of WLTP than the other big European countries in October.
Kia has confirmed its next major electric vehicle (EV), due circa 2020, will offer a range in excess of 483km miles and will likely be equipped with next-gen battery tech.
Part van, part MPV, part SUV, the Rifter is a multi-talented family-hauler, explains Alex Grant.
Škoda has taken the wraps off its Scala hatchback, which provides it with its first-ever direct rival to the VW Golf and Ford Focus.
Fleets could cut rental costs by up to 35% while also benefiting from increased convenience by turning to car sharing.
Kia may have big plans for electric cars but diesel will still have a role in those sectors where it’s best served.
European fuel card provider Radius Payment Solutions is continuing its expansion in the US market by partnering with WEX to launch a new fuel card for business motorists.
Telematics giant Microlise has acquired a 20% stake in Trakm8 as it says the two firms will explore collaborations but will retain their separate operations.
Opel/Vauxhall has confirmed plans to launch two new EVs in 2020, joining its electric Corsa – set to debut in 2019.
Mercedes-Benz Vans and US technology start-up Via have expanded their on-demand ridesharing ViaVan joint venture further across London – including the scheme’s first UK airport launch.