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Natalie Middleton

Cupra expands line-up with new entry-level Formentor plug-in hybrid

6 days ago / 0 comments

Cupra has added new powertrains to its Formentor SUV and Leon Estate models, including a new entry-level plug-in hybrid for the Formentor.

Kia reveals pricing and specs for EV6 electric flagship

1 week ago / 0 comments

Kia has announced pricing and specifications for its new EV6 electric flagship, which opens for orders mid-May priced from £40,895.

Volkswagen launches new entry-level Golf plug-in hybrid

1 week ago / 0 comments

Volkswagen has expanded the Golf’s plug-in hybrid line-up with the addition of a new entry-level 204hp eHybrid model expected to particularly appeal to fleets.

Volkswagen reveals new 299hp ID.4 GTX electric SUV

1 week ago / 0 comments

Volkswagen has revealed a 299hp GTX version of its ID.4 electric SUV, introducing a new performance badge.

Moto pledges to install ultra-rapid chargers at every UK site

1 week ago / 0 comments

Motorway services operator Moto has said it will install ultra-rapid chargers at all of its UK sites, starting first with its Rugby Services.

London waste management firm goes zero-emission with BEDEO electric tippers

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

Waste management firm Lawmens has deployed 10 electric tippers, supporting its provision of zero-emission services in the London area.

Comment: Why fleet managers need to prepare for 2030 now 

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

Matthew Walters, head of consultancy services and customer value at LeasePlan UK, urges fleets to start planning for the 2030 ICE ban and warns that nine years is shorter than you’d think…

New rapid EV charge network to provide taxi drivers with free charging

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

A new rapid charging network has launched in Bromsgrove, providing free charging to taxi drivers for the first year.

Volvo partners with Ohme to offer fleet charging solutions in Benelux

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

Volvo is to offer smart charging solutions to its electric vehicle customers in Benelux under a tie-up with Ohme.

Vattenfall showcases fully managed EV fleet charging with Red je Pakketje case study

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

The many benefits of Vattenfall’s new fully managed EV fleet charging ‘Power-as-a-Service’ solution have been showcased in a new case study with Red je Pakketje in the Netherlands.

Mer launches in UK to bring more chargers to workplaces

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

EV charging specialist Mer, part of Norwegian energy giant Statkraft, is launching into the UK market to help solve the EV infrastructure gap – including in workplaces.

Vauxhall supplies fleet of electric Corsa-e and Mokka-e to EV Experience Centre

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

Vauxhall is supplying a fleet of five Corsa-e and Mokka-e electric models to the EV Experience Centre, providing test drives for visitors.

Electric vehicles account now for 89% of salary sacrifice cars, says Arval

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

Electric vehicles make up almost nine out of 10 (89%) of cars leased via Arval on salary sacrifice now – up from 39% two years ago.

JCB replaces sales fleet with Toyota Corolla hybrids

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

JCB has switched the fleet for its sales team to hybrids under a new deal with Toyota.

Swarco eVolt appoints new strategic lead

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

EV charging infrastructure specialist Swarco eVolt has appointed Lindsay Yeoman as the new strategic account manager for Scotland.

Fleet growth plans underpinned by low taxation on EVs, says Arval

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

Fleets are markedly more optimistic about growth prospects than prior to the pandemic, supported by low Benefit-in-Kind taxation on electric vehicles, according to Arval.

Vattenfall to fund fleets’ charging tech under Power-as-a-Service model

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

Vattenfall Network Solutions is introducing a new ‘Power-as-a-Service’ model to help UK fleets switch to electric vehicles.

New app to help jump-start electric investments to avoid EV brownouts

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

A new UK government-backed app is to launch, helping to help jump-start the billions of pounds of investment needed to stop rolling brownouts happening when EVs dominate the roads.

Volvo, Uber and Vattenfall in open call for EU to end petrol and diesel car sales by 2035

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

Businesses including Volvo, Vattenfall, Uber and Ikea have called on the EU to ban sales of new petrol and diesel cars, including hybrids, by 2035.

Choosing right charging tariff could save EV drivers over £1,000 a year

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

Fleet drivers cost save more than £1,000 a year on charging costs by hunting down the best electricity tariff.