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01 Sep 21
Site for sore eyes: Fleet manufacturer websites compared
Business Car has once again put the top ten fleet manufacturers' websites under the spotlight. Jack Carfrae examines which best serves the fleet community in 2021.
28 Jul 21
Fundamentalism: Exploring fleet funding
From contract hire through rental to subscription - Jack Carfrae breaks down the growing number of funding methods available to fleets.
14 Jul 21
Gridserve begins roll out of 'Electric Highway'
Plans to upgrade outdated EV chargers at service stations have begun.
25 Jun 21
Workplace charging: A chargepoint in time
Financial incentives could make now the ideal moment for fleets to install workplace charging - but what are the pitfalls they need to watch out for?
21 Jun 21
Health checks for both vehicles and drivers as business mileage picks up
Hospitality and service sectors are said to be at particular risk of mechanical issues from little-used vehicles, but there are also calls for mental health checks for drivers.
18 Jun 21
EV taxation: Friends with benefits
The fleet industry has basked in miniscule electric car tax for more than a year. Jack Carfrae asks what we can expect after the 2025 cut-off, and how the government might replace the shortfall in fuel duty.
17 Jun 21
Hyundai heads upmarket with 5
With the launch of the full-electric Ioniq 5, Hyundai has finally shaken loose from its 'value-led' tag. Guy Bird talked to the car's global design chief to find out how, why and what's next.
15 Jun 21
BMW eyes company car growth through EVs
BMW is seeing signs of a return to company cars through plug-in vehicles.
03 Jun 21
Grey fleet compliance: Risky business
The pandemic has made it easier than ever to fall afoul of grey fleet compliance. Jack Carfrae asks why - and how - alternatives such as salary sacrifice can reduce the risk.
19 May 21
Roll over S-Class
Sporting an all-electric powertrain and fully-digital, widescreen dashboard, the EQS - not S-Class - is now Mercedes's tech flagship.
18 May 21
Boom time for used car values
Aston Barclay is expecting the current strength in used car values to continue well into the autumn.
26 Apr 21
Rolling contract - assessing car subscription for fleets
Subscription is either a trendy flash in the pan or a highly convenient way of sourcing vehicles, depending on your standpoint. Jack Carfrae asks where it fits in the fleet sector.
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
22 Mar 21
Electric to power return to profit for Seat
19 Mar 21
DS puts E-Tense models at heart of 2021 strategy
26 Feb 21
Better get yourself connected
24 Feb 21
Hybrid values plummet as private hire dries up
22 Feb 21
Fleets call for more action on EV infrastructure
2 Feb 21
Contract extensions: Waiting is the hardest part
27 Jan 21
Fleetcheck spots peak changeover times with new Expert service
20 Jan 21
Stellantis CEO eyes benefits of platform sharing from merger
11 Jan 21
The green conundrum - what role for hydrogen and autonomy?
7 Jan 21
Call for V2G incentives to drive fleet take-up
6 Jan 21
EVs: How green are they?
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