IAA 2017

Electro-mobility was one of the key themes at the 2017 Frankfurt motor show. GreenFleet takes a tour of the vast halls at Frankfurt/Main and reports on the concepts and cars which embodied the IAA 2017’s ‘future now’ billing

Making sense of the vast amount of data produced from telematics can often be daunting, resulting in opportunities being missed and actions not being taken. Our expert panelists share their advice on how to make sure valuable fleet information is not getting lost

Rebecca Kite, climate change policy manager, FCA

On 26 July 2017, the government published a consultation on Category B Driving Licence derogation for alternatively fuelled Commercial Vehicles. The consultation consists of three proposals, with its main objective to increase the uptake of cleaner and more efficient vans

The steady stream of recent announcements about electric vehicles has created a sense of excitement that a plug-in future is just around the corner. But some in the media have responded by publishing lurid (but eye-catching – which I suppose is the point) headlines about blackouts and other dystopian side-effects from the change

Platooning trials funded by the government will see three partially-autonomous lorries travel in a convoy on UK motorways. GreenFleet finds out what the environmental benefits will be

Greening the UK’s trucks, buses and large vans

With emissions from HGVs having risen over the past five years, significant improvements in air quality can be achieved by focusing on LGVs, buses, and HGVs. But with electrification not an option for such large vehicles, what other greener fuels can be sourced? Charlotte Morton finds out

The Worldwide Harmonised Light Vehicle Test Procedure (WLTP) has now come into effect and promises more realistic emissions and fuel economy performance data. So what’s changed?

Delivering in the city

Congestion is a critical city logistics issue. Gavin Parnell, director of Go Supply Chain, explores some of the many solutions to getting deliveries through the last-mile challenge

With the General Data Protection Regulation coming into effect in less than a year, the BVRLA explains how fleet operators need to understand their responsibilities and have a clear strategy regarding the collection and use of driver and vehicle data

What factors lead to a crash?

It is estimated that a third of all crashes involve someone who is driving for work, which should be a major cause for concern for any business that operates a fleet. But what can companies do to help tackle this issue? RoSPA’s Keith Bell shares some advice

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Making sense of the vast amount of data produced from telematics can often be daunting, resulting in opportunities being missed and actions not being taken. Our expert panelists share their advice on how to make sure valuable fleet information is not getting lost

Telematics generates vast amounts of data which needs to be digested and acted on if any benefits are to be realised. But how well are fleets using data? And do companies have a moral and legal obligation to act on reports of bad driving? We ask our telematics experts

Meet our new leasing experts, who in this first discussion, examine how new challenges such as Brexit, air quality and policy changes are affecting fleet managers

In the first of a new panel discussion, we ask our experts their views on how telematics have shaped and driven change within the fleet management profession, and why reluctance to use fleet technology still exists within some organisations

GreenFleet Expert Panel - Leasing

Can it pay to think differently about the way we travel? Our expert panelists examine how the new concept of ‘mobility’ is impacting the fleet sector

Expert Panel

Following the launch of the Department of Transport’s consultation into making charge points more accessible, GreenFleet’s expert panelists give their views on the key factors that will shape the electric vehicle market’s development in the near future.

GreenFleet Expert Panel - Leasing

How can leasing and contract hire firms help with the wider role of fleet management? And what role does the industry play in driving down emissions? We ask our new expert panel for their views.

Expert Panel - Telematics

Our telematics expert panelists share their thoughts on how technology has helped drive down road emissions, how telematics grows the appeal of electric vehicles, and how autonomous vehicles could benefit fleets in the future.

Expert Panel - Electric Fleets

GreenFleet taps into the minds of its expert panel to assess the place of electric vehicles in company car fleets and what the major barriers to adoption will be moving forward.

GreenFleet Expert Panel - Connectivity

Technology is changing the way we travel. GreenFleet quizzes its telematics expert panel on how connectivity is facilitating new mobility trends, aiding fleet management, and reducing CO2 emissions.

While its two-seat layout may appeal less to some, the new Smart Fortwo Cabriolet Electric Drive has other benefits, including an improved range and a more efficient battery. Richard Gooding reports

Peugeot 3008 GT-Line BlueHDi 120

Peugeot has re-invented its people-carrying 3008 model, turning it from MPV to SUV. More stylish than before and with more upmarket aspirations, how does it face up to its new competition?

2017 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid Excel AWD 2.5L CVT TSS

On-paper, Toyota’s high-riding RAV 4 SUV now offers potential fuel and cost-saving benefits of a hybrid powertrain for the first time. How does it measure up in the real-world? Richard Gooding reports

Daimler Fleet Management (DFM) is challenging the conventional approach to fleet management – and it’s doing so with considerable success.