Company Cars

The Outward Bound Trust Renews Minibus Fleet

The Outward Bound Trust renews 20-strong Minibus fleet with FleetEurope

Educational charity The Outward Bound Trust, has again renewed its 20-strong fleet of Ford Transit Minibuses with FleetEurope as part of a four year contract hire arrangement. The new fleet is being used to transport course participants and instructors to various remote locations from the Trust’s residential centres based in the Lake District, the west coast of Wales and the Scottish Highlands. The 17-seater vehicles are powered by Euro 6 compliant diesel engines and equipped with a rear view camera, reverse [...]

Orchid Field Marketing FleetEurope

FleetEurope’s SelectPlus mini lease service offers a flexible alternative for Orchid’s commercial fleet

Orchid, one of the UK’s leading field marketing agencies, has chosen FleetEurope for the provision of 35 customised Peugeot Expert vans, as part of a two-year flexible mini lease arrangement. The vans were sourced and personalised with branded vehicle wraps before being delivered to Orchid’s drivers at multiple locations throughout the UK. The new fleet was required within a very short timeframe as part of a merchandising strategy for global drinks brand Carabao, one of Orchid’s largest clients. Orchid had previously [...]

Vitality Supplier and Partner Awards 2018

FleetEurope’s Carlos Montero highly commended at Vitality Supplier Awards 2018

FleetEurope’s chief commercial officer, Carlos Montero has been highly commended in the Best Account Manager category at Vitality’s prestigious Supplier and Partner Awards 2018. The health and life insurance firm’s second annual awards ceremony, held at London’s Soho Hotel on 1st November, recognised suppliers from a broad range of categories who went above and beyond to dazzle Vitality with their services. The award was presented to Montero by Vitality’s Deputy CEO, Dr Keith Klintworth for being an account manager who thinks [...]

drivehub website launch

FleetEurope launches new dedicated drivehub microsite for fleet customers

FleetEurope, a leading independent vehicle management solutions provider, has announced the launch of a new driver-focused microsite for its fleet management customers. The newly branded drivehub site, www.drivehubonline.co.uk has been developed to provide company car and van drivers with expert advice and support throughout the life of their vehicle, ensuring they receive the best possible driving experience. drivehub’s responsive design can be viewed on any mobile device and offers full support, from booking a service or tyre change through to advice [...]

FleetEurope supplies 22 branded MINI Coopers for Vitality Nurse service launch

FleetEurope supplies 22 branded MINI Coopers for Vitality Nurse service launch

FleetEurope, a leading independent vehicle management solutions provider, has supplied 22 branded MINI Coopers to its customer Vitality, for the launch of its new Vitality Nurse service. The service enables VitalityLife’s new team of 22 field-based nurses to visit customers at a convenient time and place to carry out medical screenings and improve the insurance application process. The MINI Cooper 1.5 hatch with Tech pack was chosen due to its excellent safety features and efficiencies, which are vital in helping the [...]

Company Car Speeding

Are employers doing enough to curb the rise in speeding offences?

The first ever car to receive a speeding ticket, an 1896 Arnold Benz Motor Carriage, is due to go on display at the upmarket motor show at Hampton Court Palace this September. The driver, Walter Arnold from East Peckham in London, was caught doing 8mph and stopped by a police officer following him on a bicycle. He was fined a shilling plus costs for driving at four times the legal speed limit at the time, in what was believed to [...]

Fleet Operators shouldn't ignore the importance of AdBlue

Fleet operators shouldn’t ignore the importance of AdBlue

For fleet owners in the UK and Europe, AdBlue is growing in importance, as are the costs of ignoring it. The AA reported that, in 2016, the number of AdBlue-related breakdowns went up every month, to the point that they were dealing with more than 1,000 every four weeks. They also predicted that there could easily be more than 20,000 diesel vehicles suffering the same fate in 2017. So, what is AdBlue and why has it become such an important [...]