Category : News
Volkswagen and Ford’s new global alliance will bring improvements in cost savings, efficiencies and scale to boost the competitiveness of both automakers, according to Frost & Sullivan.
Automotive customer experience and market intelligence specialist APD Global Research has appointed Paul Turner as its new Australian MD as it expands further into Asia Pacific.
Bridgestone Europe has signed a deal to acquire TomTom Telematics from Dutch navigation firm TomTom for a cash consideration of €910m.
vGroup International is ramping up its work to provide European leasing firms with motor accessory essentials for leasing customers.
Nissan is to launch a new mobile powerpack featuring second-life EV batteries to provide power for mobile professionals.
BMW has updated its 7 Series with a new design and luxury features as well as a revised engine line-up.
Driving an electric vehicle is now a viable option in an increasing number of European countries but some markets are decidedly more prepared than others.
Ford has revealed its updated Mondeo range, which introduces new styling and its latest diesel tech while also debuting a hybrid estate version.
Audi UK has promoted sales operations manager James Buxton to the role of head of fleet sales.
Škoda has published a teaser image of a new crossover ahead of the model’s unveiling at the Geneva Motor Show in March.
A new dashcam solution said to be the “most advanced onboard vehicle camera available” has launched in the UK.
EU car registrations saw a very moderate rise of 0.1% in 2018 as Central European countries continued to bolster the market.
International Fleet World readers are being offered the chance to get a free admission ticket for this year’s International Fleet Meeting in Geneva – but only a limited number of spaces are being offered.
ERM Advanced Telematics is advancing its work to expand into the global car sharing market.
Ford and Volkswagen have announced details of their new global alliance, which will leverage “the two global automakers’ strengths to better compete, innovate and serve customers”.
Australian vehicle management platform provider OviDrive is expanding into the UK and Europe with the help of Automotive Software Solutions.
The UK true fleet sector continued to fight back after the introduction of the WLTP regime but remained in negative growth in December.
Production of the new Toyota Corolla Hatchback and Touring Sports estate has officially started at Toyota Manufacturing UK’s (TMUK) Burnaston factory in Derbyshire.
Sixt and Siemens are renewing their collaboration after more than 40 years of close cooperation, including developing new services for mobility.
Piette Lahutte, the brand president of Iveco, has been elected by the Commercial Vehicle Board of Directors of the European Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (ACEA) as its new Chairman for 2019.
MEPs have lent their support to new EU rules on road infrastructure and vehicle safety that could help save thousands of lives a year on European roads, according to the European Transport Safety Council …
Telematics and tracking specialist Abax has launched a new Driving Behaviour tool that enables fleets to increase efficiency and safety by monitoring how drivers use vehicles on a day-to-day basis.
Jaguar Land Rover has confirmed it’s reducing its global workforce by around 4,500 people, starting off in the UK.
Ford has announced new plans to improve profitability and cut costs by expanding in some vehicle segments, including EVs, and exiting others as well as making job cuts.
Nissan is introducing a new version of its Leaf EV, which offers a 385km range – the highest yet for the model.
ALD Automotive and North America’s Wheels Inc have enhanced their global alliance with a new appointment.
Hitachi Capital Corporation has acquired 100% of the share capital of fleet management and leasing firm Maske Fleet GmbH as it expands its vehicle solutions business further in Europe.
The European Commission’s decision to propose measures to continue restrictions on imports of steel into the EU will impact the competitiveness of EU automobile manufacturers.
A European Court decision to overturn emissions compliance limits will see carmakers need to turn to more efficient emissions solutions while also complicating the use of the Euro 6 standard for urban vehicle policies.