Monthly Archives: March 2013

Classic car thefts on the rise in the UK

Thursday, 28th March, 2013

28 March 2013 Tweet Classic cars are a big hit in the UK. As a nation we love our vintage vehicles but new reports have shown that these are now becoming a target for thieves. A police study has found that criminals are targeting Read the full article…

Ford dominates at Fleet News Awards

Wednesday, 27th March, 2013

27 March 2013 Tweet Ford once again showed its dominance within the automotive industry by coming away from the Fleet News Awards with a trio of accolades. The company left the ceremony with the title of Best Small Car, Green Fleet Manufacturer and Most Read the full article…

Young drivers to benefit in govt changes

Tuesday, 26th March, 2013

26 March 2013 Tweet Young drivers have become the focus of a government overhaul which will look to provide better training while reducing insurance premiums. Ministers are set to launch a Green Paper with the purpose of improving safety and reducing risk to those Read the full article…

Cabbies welcome Haymarket rank re-opening

Monday, 25th March, 2013

25 March 2013 Tweet A decision to reinstate a taxi rank outside one of Scotland’s busiest train stations has been welcomed by cabbies in the area. Edinburgh City Council announced that the facility at Haymarket in the Scottish capital would be reinstated and is Read the full article…

Govt encouraged to reinvest in roads

Monday, 25th March, 2013

25 March 2013 Tweet Government ministers are being called on to reinvest in the UK’s roads through the money made from toll routes. A survey by the Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM) canvassed the views of drivers across the nation and came to the Read the full article…

Mazda6 claims accolade at Fleet News Awards

Friday, 22nd March, 2013

22 March 2013 Tweet Mazda6 has come away from the Fleet News Awards following a successful night with the car taking the title of Best Upper Medium. The “fleet friendly” vehicle struck the right chord with voters and managed to fend off strong competition Read the full article…