Japanese pushing for fuel cells as Toyota hybrid sales pass 10 million

February 16, 2017

Toyota has announced it has sold over 10 million hybrid cars as of the end of January. It estimates this has managed to avert approximately 77 million tonnes of CO2 entering the atmosphere and has saved around 29 million litres of petrol. The Japanese OEM is well known for its hybrid technology, with the Prius, the first mass-produced hybrid car launched in 1997, synonymous with the powertrain...

Car prices surge 5% since Brexit vote, but market still yet to peak, says leading dealership

February 15, 2017


UK car market enjoys a record year but the momentum is unsustainable

January 06, 2017

According to data released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) on Thursday, new car registrations rose for the fifth consecutive year in the UK in 2016 and set a new annual record of 2.69 million units, exactly in line with the forecast for the market in the Autovista Intelligence Residual Value Outlook 2017 report. However, full-year growth of 2.3% was at the slowest rate since the market commenced its recovery from its 2011 low and decelerated over the course of the year...

Element-Arval alliance expands in South America, reaches 50 countries worldwide

December 21, 2016

The Element-Arval alliance has expanded its presence in South America and now operates in 50 countries worldwide...

Small businesses drive growth in Polish leasing market

November 29, 2016


Small business demand drives French leasing growth

November 24, 2016


Growing demand for personal leasing

November 22, 2016


Unrealistic RV predictions ‘threaten credibility’ of PCP offers

November 15, 2016


TCO ‘tipping point’ main focus of fuel comparisons

November 09, 2016


Insight: Sterling flash crash not reflected in sales and RVs

November 07, 2016


Dealers fight used car fraud

November 04, 2016


Moving on leased company cars that are no longer required

October 28, 2016

Fleet managers face a conundrum when dealing with lease cars that are no longer required. Addressing this, Automobilwoche has highlighted three options for moving on leased company cars in Germany that are surplus to requirements...

Car buyer attitudes not affected by Brexit vote

October 27, 2016


Global AFHV market expected to reach $614bn by 2022

October 25, 2016


Call to end ‘misleading’ claims of German fossil fuel ban

October 20, 2016


PSA Group launches an offensive in the used car market

October 18, 2016


Funding boost for firms to drive EV demand

October 18, 2016

The UK government is to invest £35 million (€38.5 million) to expand the electric vehicle (EV) charging network and generate more demand from businesses. The fund could more than double the number of public charging points in the UK...


OEMs help online buyers add cars to their baskets

October 17, 2016


Low interest rates and leasing drive market growth in Sweden

October 05, 2016

The Swedish new car market recorded its 33rd consecutive month of growth last month with the best September for registrations since 1974...

In-car experience vital to combat autonomous car fears

October 05, 2016


Self-driving cars will dominate ride-hailing market

September 27, 2016


TCO and education essential to company green vehicle strategies

September 26, 2016


French car owners encouraged to share vehicle with new insurance scheme

September 26, 2016

French insurance company MatMut has launched a new insurance service for vehicle owners who make their car available to car sharing schemes...

Mobility services market worth $5.4 trillion

September 19, 2016