September 26, 2018

Isuzu announce updated D-Max

Isuzu UK have announced the launch of the updated D-Max range of pick-ups. Available from the 1st October, the new range will feature an enhanced specification.

New report reveals fleet frustration with “dirty diesel” narrative

A new joint report from the AA and BT Fleet has revealed that fleet managers believe diesel vehicles have gained an unfair reputation for producing harmful emissions.

Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi and Google announce technology partnership

Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi and Google have announced they will partner to embed the Android operating system in all vehicles sold by the automotive alliance from 2021.

Ford to sponsor Road Safety Week 2018

Ford is a headline sponsor of this year’s Brake Road Safety Week, the largest road safety campaign of its kind in the UK. The week-long national campaign – coordinated with the support of the Department for Transport – will take place from 19 to 25 November 2018.

Renault donates seven more all-electric Kangoo Z.E. vans to London charity

Renault UK is growing its support of the London-based Felix Project with the donation of a further seven all-electric Kangoo Z.E. panel vans. This will allow the charity to expand its operation to provide the capital’s most disadvantaged inhabitants with fresh food.

LEVC announces electric van trials to begin next year

LEVC (London EV Company) has announced that it is due to start trials with potential customers of its new electric van in London in the second half of 2019.

Lex Autolease announces £1m fund to drive electric vehicle adoption

Lex Autolease, the vehicle leasing arm of Lloyds Banking Group, is launching a new fund to offer contributions of £1,000 towards the cost of 1,000 new pure electric vehicles.

Green number plates proposed for ULEVs

Ultra-low emission vehicles (ULEVs) could be equipped with green number plates under new plans to promote awareness of electric and hydrogen vehicles.

B.W.Y. Canine sniffs out winners from Mercedes-Benz vans

Specialist dog search service B.W.Y. Canine has taken delivery of two Mercedes-Benz vans.

Five to watch: avoiding a penalty ticket

Road safety and breakdown organisation GEM Motoring Assist is warning drivers about the lesser known infringements which could result in them picking up unexpected fines.