5th April 2022

Polestar Wins 65,000 Car Deal with Hertz

Car rental giant, Hertz, is not putting all its BEV eggs in the Tesla basket having announced a 65,000 vehicle order with Swedish premium automaker Polestar. The deal follows...


2nd December 2021

Commercial Fleets Driving EV Take-Up

The invasion has begun; it’s massive, and it promises to be unrelenting. The popularity of EVs is getting to the point where they’re taking over one of the last...

By Eric Volkman


26th October 2021

Tesla Forced to Drop Latest Autonomous Update

Tesla’s roller-coaster ride continues with it having to withdraw its latest autonomous driving software update following problems reported by consumers. Hiding behind the fanfare of the automaker sealing a...


26th May 2020

Weekly Brief: Mobility Companies Suffer as Digital Giants Look On

Rental car goliath Hertz filed for bankruptcy last week, laying blame on a “frozen” rental car market that has left its core business in tatters. Hertz plans to restructure...

Commentary By Andrew Tolve


3rd February 2017

UBI has commercial scope with fleet business

Up until now, efforts to apply advances in telematics technology to the insurance industry have been mainly consumer orientated.  However, with the fleet sector worth billions, how can this...


8th April 2016

Carmakers waking up to other ways of making cars pay – Part II

Continued from Part I Car-sharing Just as ride-sharing was predated by taxicabs, car-sharing's predecessors are car rental firms like Hertz, Avis, and Alamo. These are large companies with giant...


21st May 2015

Coalition of car clubs to boost London’s mobility

The British Vehicle Rental and Leasing Association (BVRLA) is working with Transport for London (TfL), London Councils, the Greater London Authority (GLA), Carplus and a range of car club...


The Present and Future of Connected Fleets
19th September 2014

The Present and Future of Connected Fleets

Google has reportedly launched a map search service in China for travellers taking trips during the Lunar New Year holiday season.