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Kia might not be the first name most buyers think of when drawing up an EV shortlist, but, as Richard Gooding discovers, it deserves to be considered among the more obvious options 

As concerns over diesel grow, an expanding selection of cars are now available with small-capacity turbocharged petrol engines. GreenFleet samples the direct injection and turbocharged 1.0‑litre Vauxhall Corsa

Infiniti Q50

The Q50 looks sleek – not too sporty, not too conservative. But does it stand out enough to tempt fleet drivers out of their trusted German brands? Karl O’Sullivan does a fair few miles to see how efficient the Infiniti Q50 is in the real world

Fighting for its share of attention in the compact executive car segment, the Swedish Volvo S60 D4 gives its German rivals something to worry about

The Škoda Fabia has long offered value for money, larger-than-average interior space and low running costs. The third-generation model is just as multi-faceted, as Richard Gooding discovers

The second best-selling model in Renault’s UK range, the Captur crossover bridges the supermini and small SUV markets. With small car running costs and off-road-inspired looks, it enjoyed European-wide success in 2014. GreenFleet finds out what makes it so popular

The Nissan Qashqai has become a very familiar sight on the UK’s roads. The arrival of a second‑generation model is big news. With low emissions and a high-specification, Richard Gooding finds that the latest version offers an impressive array of talents for the fleet buyer

The new Fiat Doblò has not only had its looks refreshed for 2015, but has received technical enhancements to improve performance and efficiency

The Škoda Rapid offers large space for modest money and the tax‑free GreenLine version appears to offer better value still. But, it pays to do the sums first as Richard Gooding finds out

The small car sector is one of the most competitive on the market. With every major manufacturer fielding ever more technological models, GreenFleet takes a closer look at one of the longest-standing. The recently refreshed Volkswagen Polo is 40 in 2015, but do the latest refinements continue the four decade success story? 

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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.

Citroën Berlingo Electric L1 635 LX

Recently revised, the Citroën Berlingo Electric now offers more to LCV operators, including cost savings, as well as a larger L2 variant

Fiat Tipo Lounge 1.6 MultiJet 120

Good value, spacious, economical, and with low emissions, Richard Gooding finds that Fiat’s latest Tipo plays a strong fleet‑friendly hand

Smart Fortwo Cabriolet Electric Drive

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

An effective fuel management strategy can have a greater impact than simply pence per litre - it can help to reduce costs, improve efficiency and also reduce the impact that harmful emissions have on our environment and the health and wellbeing of the workforce and public.


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