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UK Transport operators lack confidence with new technology

6th December 2019

Four-in-ten (40%) UK transport operators don’t feel confident that their services are fully prepared for change over the next five years, with almost half (43%) admitting they can’t predict what the...

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CitNOW supports Drivers of Change initiative

6th December 2019

CitNOW is sponsoring Drivers of Change, a new initiative for the automotive sector, as video continues to positively impact the industry. Hosted by Autocar in partnership with Ennis & Co, the CitNOW-...

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DriveNow launches 2 week rentals in London

6th December 2019

DriveNow, part of SHARE NOW, has announced today that it has expanded its Long Term Car Sharing to London after successful trials in Milan, Hamburg and Seattle. Customers can now rent any of DriveNow...

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Artisans with millimetric precision

5th December 2019

Their hands create one-of-a-kind pieces but instead of being exhibited in a museum, their work can be admired on streets and roads on a daily basis. They are responsible for shaping the dies that mould t...

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Scots say England should cut Drink Drive limit

5th December 2019

Today marks the fifth anniversary of the drink drive limit being lowered in Scotland – and 80% of Scots say the rest of the UK should follow their example. The Scottish limit was reduced on 5th...

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The car continues its rule of the road: but car ownership is evolving

5th December 2019

The car’s popularity will stay strong in the upcoming mobility shift, but attitudes towards car ownership will change significantly, according to a new report released today. The Road Ahead: The Fut...

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UK new car market fell 1.3% in November

5th December 2019

The UK new car market fell -1.3% in November, with 156,621 models registered, according to figures released today by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT). This maintains the downwa...

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Renault Trucks perks up Perkins Distribution

5th December 2019

Coinciding with its 20th anniversary, Perkins Distribution has recently added six new Renault Range T460 6×2 tractor units to its 25-vehicle fleet.  Based at The Metal Centre, a purpose-built 240...

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AFC Energy Launches Zero Emission H-PowerTM EV Charger System

5th December 2019

AFC Energy (AIM: AFC), the leading hydrogen power company, has today announced the launch of its zero emissions electric vehicle (EV) charger based on hydrogen fuel cell technology. The se...

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McCarron Coates insurance specialist bag top national awards

5th December 2019

Leeds-based courier and van fleet insurance specialist, McCarron Coates, has proved it has the Midas touch, by scooping two prestigious national Insurance Times Awards – considered the top accolades in ...

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