The Editors View


The eagerly awaited UK delivery of the Hyundai Fuel Cell vehicles has taken place this week UK customers have now taken delivery of the world’s first series-production hydrogen-fuelled cars. Again this considerable launch of these pioneering vehicles has slipped under the radar almost unnoticed. With the announcement this week of … Continue reading

NAMA report September 2014

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The National Association of Motor Auctions (NAMA) published its monthly market report today for September.    The report shows that during September the average month-on-month value of used cars sold at auction across the board decreased -2.1% from £5,512 to £5,995, however, the overall average sales price across all ranges … Continue reading

The Editors’s View


The iconic tax disc is no more, we now no longer have to display the fiddly little paper disc in our windscreens. Fleets will save millions along with countless hours in admin hours distributing thousands of paper tax discs each year, the DVLA itself estimates a massive saving of  around … Continue reading

Nissan showcases EV for VIPS

Nissan EV

Fresh from launching the game-changing 100% electric Nissan e-NV200 compact van, the world’s leading electric vehicle manufacturer has created a new zero emission concept for VIP transportation – the Nissan e-NV200 VIP Concept.   Designers have upgraded the all-electric e-NV200 Evalia people carrier into a zero emission van perfect as … Continue reading

Lex Autolease awarded Clarke Telecom contract

Chris Jackson (Lex Autolease) and Jo Shepherd (Clarke Telecom)

Clarke Telecom, the North West-based wireless telecommunications infrastructure service provider, has awarded Lex Autolease the contract to be its fleet provider, reducing its annual fleet costs by a fifth.   The new contract is a whole-life cost policy, covering vehicle costs throughout their lifespan. It will bolster Clarke Telecom’s infrastructure … Continue reading