July 16, 2018

Peugeot Partner Electric fleet delivers environmental benefits for Swansea Council

Swansea Council has taken delivery of 40 Peugeot Partner Electric SE L1 vans, making Swansea the local authority with the largest electric van fleet in Wales.

On course to keep your licence valid

Dan Gilkes refreshes his skills with Driver CPC training.

Son of a gun

Shogun relaunches its top-of-the-range Sport model. Dan Gilkes takes a look.

Electric vehicles ‘mainstream’ but diesel remains key

Diesel will remain a key fleet fuel and an “indispensable” part of the air quality solution, but electric vehicles were now “mainstream and not a compromise”, Doug Hyett, national fleet sales manager at Volkswagen UK, told listeners to ACFO’s third webinar.

“Hey Mercedes!”

Connectivity is the watchword for the latest model Sprinter, launched in the UK last month. Simon Tooth reports.

Call for more clarity on autonomy claims

Thatcham Research and the ABI (Association of British Insurers) are issuing an urgent call to manufacturers and legislators for greater clarity around the capability of vehicles sold with ‘autonomous’ technology.

New Citroën Berlingo and Peugeot Partner unveiled

French manufacturers Peugeot and Citroën have unveiled all-new compact vans for 2019 – each offering new technology, safety and engine updates.

Vauxhall reveals all-new Combo van

Vauxhall has released first pictures of the latest addition to its van range, the all-new Combo panel van.

Crumbling roads a pricey problem

Drivers are suffering more than ever as a result of potholes, the AA says, as vehicle damage caused by defective road surfaces is sending breakdown numbers and repair costs soaring.

‘White van man’ may be just a myth after all, says IAM Roadsmart

IAM RoadSmart has discovered that the stereotypical portrayal of the ‘white van man’ recklessly tearing their way up and down the country’s roads may be just an urban myth after all. In spite of vans being the fastest growing type of vehicle on UK roads in terms of miles travelled, serious and fatal crashes involving […]