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

22-09-2021

Vehicle fleets should be centre stage for Governme...

Fleets should take centre stage in the Government’s transport decarbonisation plans to reach net zero, according to Energy Systems Catapult and Transport Environment.

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22-09-2021

Fleet industry warns lack of tax certainty could s...

Alliance of leading fleet organisations is urging the Government to provide more clarity on future tax rates.

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22-09-2021

FleetCheck introduces PAYG recovery services via T...

FleetCheck will provide pay-as-you-go breakdown recovery services through a new affinity partnership with The AA.

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22-09-2021

Citroen confirms Ami electric city car will be sol...

Citroen will launch its Ami electric city car in the UK in Spring 2022, following strong demand for the niche model.

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22-09-2021

Fleet Evolution launches new fleet management divi...

Fleet Evolution has launched a new specialist fleet management division, Mercia Fleet Management, following demand from its existing customer base.

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22-09-2021

Ford RoadSafe tech identifies level of accident ri...

The technology predicts traffic incident locations based on data from connected vehicles, roadside sensors and accident reports.

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21-09-2021

Support for road pricing to counter fuel tax losse...

An alternative road tax system based on distance travelled is supported by half (53%) of motorists, research from Venson Automotive Solutions suggests.

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21-09-2021

Reflex Vehicle Hire becomes family-owned after £1...

Commercial van rental company, Reflex Vehicle Hire, has become a family-owned business after a £16.5 million buy-out of minority shareholders.

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21-09-2021

Countdown begins for this year’s Fleet & Mobilit...

There are just two weeks to go until the fleet and mobility industry is reunited in person again at the largest dedicated show of its kind in the UK.

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21-09-2021

Almost two-thirds of SMEs deliver goods using thei...

New research has revealed that SMEs are investing in their own delivery drivers amid driver shortages, supply chain issues and Covid restrictions.

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21-09-2021

Michelin launches CrossClimate 2

Michelin has launched its all-season tyre, the new Michelin CrossClimate 2.

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21-09-2021

Industry jobs: Roles filled at FMG, The Algorithm ...

FMG appoints Leyton Jordan as its new national sales manager - fleet and The Algorithm People appoints Mike Townend as senior independent director.

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21-09-2021

Addison Lee plans £160m switch to fully electric ...

Addison Lee will begin transitioning to a fully electric fleet in November, with an initial order for 450 Volkswagen ID4s.

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20-09-2021

Fleets and business drivers ‘not confident’ 20...

Two-in-five fleets do not believe that Government’s plans for the 2030 ban on the sale of new petrol and diesel cars and vans will be seen through.

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20-09-2021

Hitachi Capital Vehicle Solutions announces rebran...

Hitachi Capital Vehicle Solutions has announced that it will be operating under a new trading name by April 2022.

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20-09-2021

Eight new remarketing modules launched by Epyx

A range of eight remarketing modules for motor finance, vehicle leasing and major fleets has been launched this week by Epyx.

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20-09-2021

NewMotion’s network now stands at 250,000-plus c...

Electric vehicle (EV) charge point provider NewMotion has announced new roaming partnerships with four new roaming partners in four European countries.

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17-09-2021

Trudy Harrison MP appointed to ministerial positio...

Trudy Harrison, MP for Copeland, has been appointed parliamentary under-secretary of state at the Department for Transport (DfT) as part of a cabinet reshuffle.

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17-09-2021

Osprey Charging to invest £75m on rapid electric ...

Osprey Charging will install more than 150 high-powered electric vehicle (EV) charging hubs across the UK by 2025.

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17-09-2021

Onto adds 300 Citroen e-C4s to its subscription fl...

Electric car subscription service Onto has added 300 new Citroen e-C4 models to its fleet.

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17-09-2021

Making a case for charging at the workplace

Jonny Berry, head of decarbonisation at Hitachi Capital Vehicle Solutions, explains how businesses can go about implementing workplace EV charging.

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17-09-2021

Seven road deaths reported during National Safe S...

Police forces across England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland targeted speeding drivers during National Safe Speeds Day.

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17-09-2021

Two-fifths of firms expect to make fewer business ...

Car travel increased during worst of the pandemic as shared transport usage dipped.

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16-09-2021

Salary sacrifice schemes under the spotlight at Fl...

The growth of salary sacrifice to unlock access to electric vehicles and the way company car benefits are changing will be explored in detail at this year’s Fleet & Mobility Live.

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16-09-2021

Hyundai and Urban-Air Port to develop air mobility...

Urban-Air Port and the Urban Air Mobility division of Hyundai Motor Group plan to develop 65 electric urban-air ports worldwide.

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16-09-2021

Ford reveals Fiesta facelift

Ford has revealed an updated version of the Fiesta, which is due to arrive in early 2022, priced from £16,620.

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16-09-2021

Rivus calls for better geographical spread of char...

Rivus says that 30% of existing charging points are located in Greater London and this rises to more than 50% if you include the South East and South West.

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16-09-2021

Cazoo acquires SMH Fleet Solutions

Online car retailer Cazoo has bought SMH Fleet Solutions in order to expand its UK reconditioning, logistics and storage capability.

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15-09-2021

Updated: Peter McDonald leaves Nissan fleet direct...

Peter McDonald has left Nissan GB, where he held the role as fleet director, for a new role outside the OEM space.

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15-09-2021

InstaVolt to expand network to 10,000 rapid charge...

Electric vehicle (EV) charge point network InstaVolt has announced it will expand its network to 10,000 chargers by 2030.

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15-09-2021

DriveTech launches whitepaper to help fleets manag...

Driver training provider, DriveTech, has launched a new whitepaper to help fleets manage the risk of grey fleet.

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15-09-2021

Support for public sector fleets to adopt hydrogen...

A new Dynamic Purchasing System (DPS) has been launched to support local authority fleets to adopt hydrogen fuelled vehicles.

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15-09-2021

Used car values surging under increased demand fro...

Used cars are in high demand as the supply of vehicles remains restricted by the global semiconductor shortage.

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15-09-2021

EV charging infrastructure key to uptake, says tra...

Transport minister Rachel Maclean has paid tribute to the fleet sector as the driving force behind the UK’s move to decarbonisation.

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15-09-2021

National Insurance rise ‘strengthens’ appeal o...

NI increase makes salary sacrifice schemes based around EVs even more attractive for both employers and employees, says Arval.

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15-09-2021

Majority of drivers want smart motorways to be scr...

Almost two thirds of UK drivers said they want all lane running motorways to be scrapped, in a recent poll by the RAC.

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15-09-2021

HMRC tax take increases despite fall in number of ...

The average tax take from a company car has increased by £274 per vehicle, breaking the £3,000 barrier for the first time, new figures from HMRC suggest.

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14-09-2021

Ubeeqo launches car club with Bellway Homes

Ubeeqo is launching a new car club with Bellway Homes at a housing development in south-west London.

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14-09-2021

Renault acquires stake in used car sales platform ...

Renault Group and its subsidiary RCI Bank and Services have acquired an equity stake in Mobility Trader Holding GmbH, to contribute to the development of the heycar platform.

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14-09-2021

Nissan supplies Leafs for new Sunderland transpor...

Nissan has supplied 10 Nissan Leafs to launch Sunderland City Council’s mobility hub project, which aims to promote more sustainable travel in the area.

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14-09-2021

ARI appoints Matthew Hayesman as vehicle acquisiti...

ARI Fleet UK has announced the appointment of Matthew Hayesman to the newly created role of vehicle acquisition manager for the company’s ‘Complete’ division.

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14-09-2021

Skoda Fabia: prices, specification and CO2 emissio...

Skoda has confirmed the new fourth-generation Fabia is priced from £14,905 (on-the-road).

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13-09-2021

Charge points to be ‘switched off’ for nine-ho...

New electric vehicle charge points at home and in the workplace will be preset not to function during peak hours.

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13-09-2021

Chip shortage: AFP company car safety warning

Fleets urged to think carefully before ordering company cars where safety devices have been removed due to the semiconductor shortage.

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13-09-2021

Zenith becomes carbon neutral thanks to offsetting...

Zenith has achieved carbon neutral status and received international recognition with certification from environmental consultancy Carbon Footprint.

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13-09-2021

Attractive BIK tax regime sparks salary sacrifice ...

Fleet leasing industry reports a growing, ultra-low emission company car parc, with plug-in vehicles being adopted in record numbers.

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13-09-2021

The company car: the dawn of a new era?

Paulo Larkman, fleet consultant at Hitachi Capital Vehicle Solutions, examines whether the number of company cars could surpass the one million mark in 2023/24.

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13-09-2021

Skoda launches connected service to warn drivers o...

Skoda has launched a new connected car service that provides drivers with detailed information about current road conditions.

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10-09-2021

BP Pulse opens ultra-fast EV charging sites on Sco...

BP Pulse has opened two new ultra-fast rapid charging sites at Harthill services on the M8 in Scotland.

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10-09-2021

Volvo boosts EV range of PHEV models to 56 miles

Volvo has increased the battery capacity on its 60 and 90 series plug-in hybrid models, allowing them to deliver a zero-emission range of up to 56 miles.

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Very enjoyable and really surprised me in terms of things like how little we observe even when we think we are looking!

 

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Very good session, Pete was very knowledgeable and made the content come to life. Thanks for a valuable couple of hours.

 

Martyn is a great instructor and very informative, time flew by!

 

The road seminar was excellent and the instructor we had was one of the best classroom trainers I have experienced in any subject.

 

Very good course, well presented and excellent content.

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