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Could Nissan’s new Golf rival be a Qashqai-sized success?

Could Nissan’s new Golf rival be a Qashqai-sized success?We’ve seen Nissan can be bold and innovative with the Qashqai. Now it must pull off the same trick with the Pulsar.

First drive: Ford Transit mk8 2014

First drive: Ford Transit mk8 2014We are better drivers and above petty behaviour, we cover large mileages as business drivers and know how to keep our cool. Or do we?

Keep calm - company car drivers should be above road rage

Keep calm - company car drivers should be above road rageWe are better drivers and above petty behaviour, we cover large mileages as business drivers and know how to keep our cool. Or do we?

First drive: Nissan Qashqai mk2 2014

First drive: Nissan Qashqai mk2 2014 No longer a trailblazer, but usefully improved in almost every area, the Qashqai remains the Crossover by which rivals should be judged.

Fleet Voice Column

Cars are going to get more connected; you better get used to it

Whether you like it or not, think it’s common sense or Big Brother encroaching too far into the car, we will see E-call become standard fit in all new cars and light commercial vehicles from October 2015 across Europe. E-call…

Higher speeding fines should be accompanied by real policing

It was only last week this column was making the point that UK maximum speed limits are seriously out of kilter with the modern world we live and drive in. It seems the government must be avid readers as this week we have…

Extreme speeding offences prove that our 70mph blanket limit is outdated

The highest speed recorded by police in England and Wales in the year from April 2014 and April 2014 was 149mph. There’s no two ways about it, that is very fast and the motorist clocked at this speed on a section of the…

How can fleets whip their employees into the perfect company car drivers?

What’s the fastest car in the world? A hire car. It’s an oldie goldie, but also one that rings true when it comes to company vehicles. Many company car drivers simply don’t give two hoots for the vehicle they are driving…

Could Nissan’s new Golf rival be a Qashqai-sized success?

So, Nissan is to re-enter the small hatch sector with its Pulsar, revealed today and set to arrive in the autumn of this year. This is a significant event as it marks the end of the Qashqai’s run as the mainstream small…