An electric car, powered by four motors and a 6.62kWh battery, has become the world’s fastest accelerating vehicle - faster than a Formula One race car.

A LowCVP survey found that nearly half of respondents expect their next car to either be a battery electric or plug-in hybrid vehicle, with 14 per cent already driving a car with alternative drive train technology.

Eight councils have been shortlisted to win a part of £20 million worth of funding to support an increase in the number of plug-in taxis.

Dutch vehicle management company LeasePlan is being sold to a consortium including the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority and Goldman Sachs for €3.7 billion.

Diesel prices have dropped below that of petrol after price cuts announced by major UK supermarkets.

The government has announced a £20 million fund, to be matched by industry, to enable research and development into driverless vehicles.

Hackney Council has installed London’s first publicly accessible on-street rapid charging points for electric vehicles.

Two London bus routes, the 507 and 521, will be replaced with a new fleet of electric buses from autumn next year.

The first six months of 2015 has seen a dramatic increase in the registrations of plug-in cars, surpassing the total for the whole of 2014.

The London Assembly has released a new report announcing new figures which reveal the toll of air pollution on the lives of Londoners.

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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.

The Hyundai Kona Electric is the first EV to bring a near-300 miles of range to the affordable end of the electric car market. Richard Gooding finds very few flaws

Efficient engines, revised looks and an improved car-like cabin will maintain the popularity of the Ford Transit Custom, reports Richard Gooding

Adding a welcome zero-emission powertrain to Renault’s largest LCV gives the company the biggest range of all-electric commercials on the market, says Richard Gooding

January. The month of broken new years resolutions and the pitfalls of a post-Xmas diet!

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