Driver Intelligence news

25-02-2016

Turning 'Grey Fleet' black-and-white

Turning 'Grey Fleet' black-and-white

Ricoh UK are maintaining their 'Grey Fleet' standards by using the Driver Intelligence management system.

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01-12-2015

Clear Vision for Fleet Risk

Clear Vision for Fleet Risk

Rayner Surgical Group, the country’s only manufacturer of intraocular lenses for cataract patients, has shown vision when it comes to managing its fleet of company vehicles by appointing Driver Intelligence.

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Industry news

09-12-2021

AFP offers fleet bursaries for corporate members

The new fleet bursaries are designed to add value to corporate memberships offered by the Association of Fleet Operators (AFP).

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09-12-2021

IMS sues German insurer for telematics technology ...

Telematics firm Insurance & Mobility Solutions (IMS) has sued German motor insurer HUK-Coburg Group for its use of a smartphone-based telematics technology.

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09-12-2021

National Highways HGV catches hard shoulder queue ...

A motorist was caught illegally driving down the hard shoulder of the M5 during a fortnight of action by police patrolling the South West’s motorways in unmarked National Highways HGV cabs.

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09-12-2021

Gridserve announces new electric vehicle fast char...

Gridserve will open more than 20 ‘electric hubs’ offering high-power electric vehicle (EV) charge points at motorway service stations across the UK by Q2 2022.

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08-12-2021

Fleets and drivers lose 73 hours and £595 to cong...

Latest statistics have revealed that UK fleets and drivers lost 73 hour this year and £595 to congestion.

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08-12-2021

Return on investment in fleet management technolog...

Research has highlighted the link between the use of fleet management technology in achieving return on investment (ROI) and improving customer service.

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08-12-2021

Up to 90% of fleet vehicles could be replaced with...

Up to 90% of fleet vehicles could be replaced by electric vehicles (EVs), given the average range of equivalent EV models, data analysis from Vimcar, has revealed.

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08-12-2021

Return to pre-pandemic used vehicle values unlikel...

Used vehicle values are unlikely to return to pre-pandemic levels, despite a softening of the market this month.

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08-12-2021

Stellantis to develop connected car services to bo...

Stellantis seeks to create a new revenue stream from software-enabled products and subscriptions.

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08-12-2021

Renault Zoe downgraded to zero-star safety rating

The Renault Zoe has been given a zero-star safety rating by Euro NCAP in the latest round of testing.

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08-12-2021

Fleets ‘urgently’ seek payment solution for EV...

Three-quarters (74%) of fleets will be looking at how to manage electric vehicle (EV) business mileage in the next 12 months, new research suggests.

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08-12-2021

What does the semiconductor shortage mean for flee...

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07-12-2021

Powered light vehicles a ‘great opportunity’ t...

Powered light vehicles, such as mopeds and small city cars, can deliver greenhouse gas (GHG) emission savings, according to a new study from Zemo Partnership.

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07-12-2021

Mayor urged to "rule out" new Greater London vehic...

Conservative MPs, councillors and assembly members have urged the Mayor of London to ditch plans to charge vehicles £5.50 a day to enter Greater London.

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07-12-2021

E-scooter trial identifies road safety risks

A fleet of Dott e-scooters have been used to identify road safety risks in cities.

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07-12-2021

Pollution from e-fuels revealed in new study

Pressure group Transport & Environment (T&E) claims that synthetic e-fuels are no cleaner than ordinary petrol or diesel.

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07-12-2021

Aviva launches electric vehicle salary sacrifice s...

Aviva has chosen Zenith to provide its employees with an electric vehicle salary sacrifice scheme.

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07-12-2021

Costain strikes charge point deal with Elmtronics ...

Elmtronics has won a three-year deal with Costain to help provide the electric vehicle (EV) charging infrastructure to power its 3,000-strong fleet.

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07-12-2021

Industry jobs: Roles filled at City Auction Group,...

City Auction Group has made two new senior appointments and XPO Logistics has appointed a new environmental and sustainability lead and HR director.

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07-12-2021

New partnership to help local councils combat poth...

Redtail Telematics have been appointed by Synaptiv to provide local councils with data to help combat potholes.

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07-12-2021

Uber price hike possible after High Court decision

Uber customers in the UK could be hit with higher fares after the ride-hailing firm lost a High Court case.

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07-12-2021

Transition to electric vehicles will be unlocked b...

Lee O’Connell, sales director at Sogo, explores how the transition to net-zero will challenge fleet thinking.

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06-12-2021

London rapid charger rollout too slow, says Zipcar

London needs an extra 3,500 rapid electric vehicle (EV) chargers by 2025 to meet its EV Infrastructure Delivery Plan, according to Zipcar.

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06-12-2021

Supply constraints blamed for company car decline ...

New figures from the SMMT show that 53,085 company cars were registered to fleet and business last month, 16,516 units fewer than November 2020.

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06-12-2021

Mazda announces Mazda2 hybrid

Mazda will launch a re-badged version of the Toyota Yaris next year, known as the Mazda2 Hybrid.

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06-12-2021

Audi Q4 e-tron tops salary sacrifice orders

The new Audi Q4 e-tron is the most popular salary sacrifice car with 16% of new vehicle orders, ahead of the Tesla Model 3 in second place with 15%.

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03-12-2021

Ford project demonstrates benefits of autonomous v...

A project between Ford and DP World London Gateway has shown how autonomous vehicle technology could be used in worksites such as ports.

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03-12-2021

Drivers failing to meet their eye test responsibil...

Drivers are failing to have regular eye tests to ensure they are not a risk on the road, a survey by Venson Automotive Solutions suggests.

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03-12-2021

Government delay over new towing regulations criti...

Government delays over new towing rules is leaving trained drivers unable to carry out their duties, according to Red Driver Risk Management.

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03-12-2021

Fuel prices increase in November despite wholesale...

RAC believes current forecourt prices are completely unjustified; drivers losing out to the tune of £5.5 million a day based on current prices.

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03-12-2021

EO Charging says new technology patent will transf...

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03-12-2021

Polestar reveals electric SUV Polestar 3 ahead of ...

Polestar has released a teaser image of the forthcoming Polestar 3 electric SUV, which is set to launch in 2022.

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03-12-2021

Toyota refreshes Corolla and C-HR for 2022

Corolla and C-HR models receive new Toyota Smart Connect+ multimedia system, new trims and colours.

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02-12-2021

Skoda upgrades fast charging capability on new Eny...

All new Skoda Enyaq iV models will be fitted with upgraded DC fast charging as standard, the manufacturer has announced.

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02-12-2021

Audi confirms pricing and specification for enhanc...

Audi has confirmed pricing and specification for is luxury A8 saloon, with prices starting at £74,985.

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02-12-2021

Kia reveals specification and pricing for new Spor...

Kia has announced pricing and specifications for its new Sportage SUV, which goes on sale on December 15.

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02-12-2021

Fetch driverless car-hailing trial starts in Milto...

A UK trial of an on-demand car-hailing service using remote-controlled driverless vehicles has begun in Milton Keynes.

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02-12-2021

JCB adds to its hydrogen fleet with fuel cell elec...

JCB has taken delivery of a second-generation hydrogen-powered Toyota Mirai as the digger giant develops its own hydrogen technology.

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02-12-2021

LeasePlan wins G4S contract to help electrify flee...

G4S has appointed LeasePlan to provide an end-to-end contract hire solution for the firm’s 1,600 light commercial and company car fleet in the UK and Ireland.

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02-12-2021

MoDel vehicle movements up 75% despite semiconduct...

Ebbon-Dacs’ MoDel delivery solution, which is used to handle new vehicle deliveries and used vehicle collections, has delivered record results.

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02-12-2021

Licence Check announces record results and new web...

Licence Check has announced the launch of a new website and record results in terms of licence checks carried out in a single month, new customers and active drivers.

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02-12-2021

Sofico launches integrated SaaS solution

Sofico has launched a fully integrated software as a service (SaaS) solution to help customers speed up transactions, automate processes and capture information.

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01-12-2021

‘Decisive action’ needed to decarbonise transp...

While COP26 saw world leaders take a big step forward in the fight against global warming, “more action is needed in this decisive decade” to stem the impact of climate change.

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01-12-2021

UK Government commits to zero emission fleet by 20...

The UK government has committed to fully convert its fleet of vehicles to be zero emission by 2027.

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01-12-2021

Driving for Better Business wins road safety award

Driving for Better Business has won a Prince Michael International Road Safety Award for ensuring the safe use of vehicles by those who drive for work.

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01-12-2021

Ratio of public charge points to electric vehicles...

The ratio of charge points to plug-in electric vehicle (EVs) has fallen dramatically, according to the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT).

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01-12-2021

Vauxhall unveils all-new Astra Sports Tourer

Vauxhall has revealed the all-new Astra Sports Tourer, which will be available with a plug-in hybrid powertrain from launch.

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01-12-2021

Achieving a connected approach – why configurabi...

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30-11-2021

Petrol and diesel price cut “must come this week...

Fuel retailers are being urged to cut the cost of petrol and diesel this week as wholesale prices continue to fall.

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30-11-2021

EV charging hub opens in Wolverhampton

Osprey Charging has opened a new electric vehicle (EV) charging hub in Wolverhampton.

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