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Download 'Now and Next' report on EV charging infrastructure
Latest report: Citroen C5 Aircross long-term test
Bosch warns of continuing semiconductor issues and risk of narrow EV focus
Alphabet supports NCP move to 100% electrified fleet choice list
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New Honda HR-V gains hybrid powertrain
Eevee aims to provide accurate EV charging cost data
New Toyota Yaris Cross specs and prices announced
Final report: Audi A3 long-term test
21 Apr 21
Heavy-hitting electric fleets call for charging reform
Fleet bosses at Mitie and Centrica have called out the shortcomings in the public charging network, which need to change if widespread EV adoption is to flourish.
20 Apr 21
'Make hay' as values rise, used car sellers told
Factors including reduced company car take-up mean a temporary lift in used car demand in expected.
16 Apr 21
Use overall EV benefits to justify workplace charging cost, fleets advised
Managers should also remember that many others in their organisation will be involved.
14 Apr 21
End of an era as Ford Mondeo set for axe
Ford's Mondeo will end production in spring 2022, and Simon Harris takes a look at how the model, and its predecessors, have been a key part of Ford's fleet offering for 50 years.
13 Apr 21
EV6 takes Kia to premier league
Two decades or so ago Kia was a low-cost, also-ran. But with its highly impressive EV6 it looks set to go premium.
07 Apr 21
Diesel: Life in the old dog yet?
Diesel has tumbling sales and an image problem, where electric has tax breaks and PR to match its voltage. Jack Carfrae asks what the future holds for the former favourite in fleet.
24 Mar 21
Mercedes C-Class sticks with dual PHEV policy
As the new C-Class breaks cover, Guy Bird talks to Mercedes's top brass about its new tech and diesel PHEVs.
23 Mar 21
Government under fire as smart motorway death rates rise
With an increasing number of cases and negative publicity mounting, official figures and Business Car's own calculations prove smart motorways' poor track record.
22 Mar 21
Car-less cash allowance drivers named as new grey fleet trend
Company cars sitting idle on driveways are leading to a spike in grey fleet adoption, with some unusual twists.
22 Mar 21
Electric to power return to profit for Seat
Like most car brands, Seat had a challenging 2020, but president Wayne Griffiths is banking on a stronger 2021 thanks to electrification.
19 Mar 21
DS puts E-Tense models at heart of 2021 strategy
The premium brand says electrified powertrains are helping it to target drivers that match its aspirations.
26 Feb 21
Better get yourself connected
The buzz-phrase 'connected car' has been bandied about for years. Jack Carfrae asks how fleets can actually use the data to sharpen up SMR.
24 Feb 21
Hybrid values plummet as private hire dries up
A shrinking private hire market has caused once strong used hybrid prices to tumble and legislative changes have compounded the issue.
22 Feb 21
Fleets call for more action on EV infrastructure
The government will help fund more EV charging points for homes and SMEs, but fleets want more action elsewhere in the network.
02 Feb 21
Contract extensions: Waiting is the hardest part
Lease contract extensions became - and remained - de rigueur when the pandemic struck. Jack Carfrae asks if it is a costly cause for concern.
27 Jan 21
Fleetcheck spots peak changeover times with new Expert service
The management specialist has launched a flagship product to scrutinise SMR costs and identify optimum defleet times.
20 Jan 21
Stellantis CEO eyes benefits of platform sharing from merger
The merger of PSA Group and FCA, under the name Stellantis, will create cost savings worth five billion euros, partly due to the creation of new share...
11 Jan 21
The green conundrum - what role for hydrogen and autonomy?
Battery electric vehicles dominate the greener motoring debate - but how much might hydrogen fuel cells, and connected and autonomous vehicles, be able to contribute?
07 Jan 21
Call for V2G incentives to drive fleet take-up
A new white paper claims potentially huge benefits could be delivered by rolling out vehicle-to-grid charging technology to fleets.
06 Jan 21
EVs: How green are they?
The government's view that electric vehicles are a panacea is not as straightforward as it seems. Jack Carfrae explores their true environmental impact, which is more than an absence of tailpipe emissions.
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