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February 03, 2016

Nissan EV taxis pass 3 million mile mark in UK

Nissan electric vehicles have now clocked up in excess of three million miles in taxi fleets in the UK. The combined fleet of all-electric Leaf hatchback and e-NV200 Combi vehicles passed the landmark mileage last month. There are currently more than 140…
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Feb 03, 2016 162

Cabbies launch legal challenge to “cycle superhighway”

The Licensed Taxi Drivers Association (LTDA) has launched a High Court challenge to London Mayor Boris Johnson’s “Cycle Superhighway”, which is being built on the Thames…
Jan 21, 2016 195

Major milestone for Addison Lee Diploma scheme

Addison Lee has awarded its 1000th Gold Diploma to one of its drivers. Andrew Flood from Watford decided to enrol on the Addison Lee driver diploma course to help pursue his goal…
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Jan 20, 2016 384

TfL forced to back down over waiting times and app changes

Transport for London has been forced into a humiliating climbdown on its proposed changes to private hire operations in the Capital. Plans to make customers wait five minutes…


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October 01, 2015

The ProDriver 100 – the definitive private hire and taxi league table

- Professional Driver reveals exclusive survey into UK private hire and taxi sector- The definitive league table of the UK’s private hire, taxi and chauffeur operators- Leading operators account for 15% of total UK cab fleet – nearly 40,000 cars- Largest…
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Sep 22, 2015 553

Don’t miss out on the social event of the year – the Professional Driver QSi Awards

We’ve booked the room, chosen the menu and we’re putting together the table plan for the party of the year.Yes, it’s almost time for the best social event in the private hire and…
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Mar 10, 2015 1262

Professional Driver is launching ProDriver Live, an exclusive business event exclusively tailored to the private hire and chauffeur industry.

At this special two-day event to be held on September 14-15, 2015, you’ll be able to: DRIVE the latest new cars with the right specification for the professional driverCOMPARE…
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Preview – 2014 Mercedes-Benz V-Class

A day trip to Stuttgart, and it’s deja vu time. I’ve been here before, just seven months ago, for a very similar purpose. The venue is Mercedes-Benz’s Sindelfingen technical…

Road Tests

February 03, 2016

First Drive - Ford Mondeo Vignale 2.0 TDCi PowerShift

The launch of the new Ford Mondeo has been a long and rather tortuous one. Initially shown at the 2012 Paris Motor Show, the car didn’t go on sale until this year after Ford decided to close a plant and shift all production to Valencia in Spain. Somewhere…
Dec 11, 2015 372

Road Test - Jaguar XF Prestige 2.0 i4 163PS

The original Jaguar XF of 2007 is rightly hailed as the car that reinvented Jaguar as a modern luxury brand for the 21st century. Ian Callum’s design consigned previous attempts…
Oct 13, 2015 470

Road Test - Ford Galaxy 180PS 2.0 TDCi Titanium

Hard to believe that the Ford Galaxy has been around for almost 20 years. And in that time, over two distinctive generations, the big Ford seven-seater has established itself as…
Aug 15, 2015 711

First Drive - Audi Q7 3.0 TDI quattro S line 272PS tiptronic

Audi’s original Q7 represented a lot of car for the money when it came out in 2007 – but for all its virtues, it never felt quite right. Too bulky, too obviously made with the…

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