Trade bodies call for support measures to help achieve the 2035 zero emissions goal.
By Matthew Walters, head of consultancy and customer data services at LeasePlan UK
BMW is introducing a 330e Touring (estate) alongside the option of xDrive all-wheel-drive on its 3 Series plug-in hybrid.
Tusker has announced that emissions on new car orders have halved in the last six months.
Employees who currently opt out of a company car are interested in re-joining schemes to benefit from proposed new rates for electric vehicles.
By Barney Goffer, UK product manager at Teletrac Navman
Fleet decision-makers will be relieved to hear that the government will not be changing the date of the Budget.
Arval is urging fleets to consider rapidly bringing forward their EV plans, with the sale of new petrol, diesel and hybrid cars and vans due to end by 2035.
The Coventry University’s Centre for Advanced Low Carbon Propulsion Systems (C-ALPS) is involved in the Sense project.
Maserati has started production of its new Ghibli plug-in hybrid, its first electrified model.
Fleets should look beyond the higher acquisition or leasing costs of a fully electric vehicle to unlock significant wholelife savings.
The app is designed to help organisations and communities with EVs create a car-pooling system, managed via a keyless booking app.
A planned ban on the sale of new diesel and petrol cars and vans, as well as hybrids, could start as early as 2032, the transport secretary Grant Shapps has said.
The Vehicle Remarketing Association (VRA) is concerned that some of its members could face a “charging crisis”.
The companies will use GridShare, Moixa’s AI powered software, to enable EV drivers to deliver essential flexibility to the UK energy system while reducing home energy bills.
BVRLA asks the fleet sector to act now to safeguard the future of the plug-in car and van grants.
Enyaq will be the name of Skoda’s first electric SUV based on the Volkswagen Group’s Modular Electrification Toolkit (MEB).
RS Connect has set up a training initiative to address safety and a lack of skills among engineers in the hybrid and electric vehicles sector.
Nexus Vehicle Rental has launched a new dedicated online EV rental platform for business use as part of its revamped IRIS V5 rental management system.
The Treasury says that “consumers incentives will continue to play a role beyond 2020”.
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