Transitioning from diesel to greener fuels

So the combustion engine will be consigned to history in 2040 that much we know (see my previous blog: You’re fired – petrol and diesel engines get the bullet). While we have been keen green backers as a progressive option for…

Greener leasing is on the increase

It’s July, the start of quarter three, so it must be time for the BVRLA’s annual analysis of the business fleet leasing sector, covering the first quarter of 2017. The biggest news is that the total car leasing fleet (all…

Is diesel really a dirty word?

Seems like diesel fuel has been in the firing line since the 2015 Volkswagen emissions scandal brought the pollution effects of this heavy fuel into focus. Since then, the anti-diesel sentiment has gained pace. London Mayor Sadiq Kahn announced a…


How realistic is it to run a ULEV fleet?

I’ve been thinking about this. There’s currently quite a buzz around ULEVs – registrations are on the up and the volume of product is increasing all the time. (ULEVs, by the way, are cars with CO2 emissions below 75g/km –…

Greener vehicles fuel record car sales

Wow! Demand for new cars continues unabated. Although there were some doubters that car sales could continue at 2016 levels, January 2017 proved the resilience of the car industry and new car registrations reached a 12 year high. But what…

The changing choice of company car

Not so long ago, the only company car worth considering was a diesel: low on CO2 emissions, efficient on company car tax, and went for miles on a tank of fuel. A no-brainer. A bit like: what am I going…

Company car usage increases

It is summer (finally), Team GB has done brilliantly at the Olympics and even better, it looks like the fleet sector has managed a medal of its own. Post all the Brexit uncertainty, I was genuinely interested to read new…

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