Leasing Broker Federation launches 2021 Awards
THE Leasing Broker Federation has launched it 2021 Awards.
They will be held on November 11 at the exclusive Home House, London’s most magnificent private members’ club.
The Awards, held alongside the LBF's AGM, are open to Federation members who will also
AER not fit for purpose says fleet organisation
THE Government needs to revise its Advisory Electricity Rate (AER) for electric vehicles which has remained unchanged since 2018.
Advisory Rates are widely used by employers to determine reimbursement rates for employees claiming business mileage, with HMRC publishing updated AFRs quarterly
Digital drives transformation of SME fleet management
THE year under lockdown has seen a large percentage of SMEs adapting their business by implementing new vehicle management software while almost a third have digitalised their fleets.
Research from Vimcar, conducted by Opinion Matters, has revealed a picture of how
Fundamentals of UK fleet industry are strong, says Fleet Alliance boss
DESPITE the disruption to business caused by the Coronavirus pandemic, the fundamentals of the UK fleet industry remain strong..
In a wide-ranging interview with leading US fleet publication, Fleet Management Weekly, Martin Brown, Managing Director of Fleet Alliance, said that underpinning
Business Motoring Awards 2021 - the winners!
Business Motoring Awards, Car news and reviews, Featured
IT’S been a record entry for the Business Motoring Awards this year. The judges have made their decisions and now the results are in:
So, who are the tops when it comes to cars and services?
Best Small Car: Honda e
Vauxhall Insignia - what does the future hold?
Car news and reviews, Featured, News, Vauxhall Reviews
What is it?
IT'S a big family saloon – and the first question that springs to mind is “does it have a future?”
Given that Ford has decided to discontinue the Mondeo as SUVs corner the family market, you wonder how long
The king is dead – long live the king
Featured, Ford Reviews, News
AFTER nearly 30 years Ford is killing off the Mondeo, the traditional three-box saloon and backbone of many fleets and company reps for decades.
Hastening its demise has been the evolution of fleet market, with PCPs, PCHs and other forms of
Salary sacrifice - what you need to know
SALARY sacrifice car schemes can be an affordable way to provide employees with a brand new fully insured and maintained car for a fixed monthly amount taken from their pre-tax salary.
They can also get more drivers into electric vehicles (EVs)
Possibly one of the most fun cars to drive on the road. The Golf R is the flagship of the Golf product line and this fifth edition of the performance hatchback is also the most powerful production Golf to date.
Mobilize Power Solutions helps companies to implement or initiate their EV fleet projects by providing them with turnkey charging solutions. From consulting to design through to installation and operation of charging stations, It is involved in all stages of charging infrastructure projects, whilst integrating energy optimisation strategies, coupled with renewable energy.
Platform allows fleet and business managers to remotely monitor and track every part of the supply and installation process – and can even incorporate notification of readiness for vehicle delivery by their fleet provider.
It’s the Company Car of the Year in the 2021 Business Motoring Awards. The all electric Kia e-Niro wowed the judges with its combination of style, equipment, EV range and, most important, tax advantages.
New five-year contract will see BCA supplying a range of key services to Lex Autolease including vehicle remarketing for Lex Outsourced Solutions and Black Horse, inspect and collect services at end of contract, V5 and cherished plate management and pool fleet management.
The Association of Fleet Professionals says that the current Advisory Electricity Rate rate is not fit for purpose and is no longer reflective of real-world conditions and has written to HMRC asking it to review the AER.
Research from Vimcar, conducted by Opinion Matters, has revealed a picture of how UK SMEs, that own company vans/vehicles, adapted to uncertainty and economic pressure during the Coronavirus lockdowns, how it impacted their fleet management, and how they see their future roadmap to recovery panning out.
In a wide-ranging interview with leading US fleet publication, Fleet Management Weekly, Martin Brown, Managing Director of Fleet Alliance, said that underpinning the strength of the UK fleet market were highlights such as a rapid growth in EV registrations; advances in telematics and its integration with 5G and artificial intelligence (AI); and a long-standing commitment to environmental concerns which was helping to shape fleet decisions.
With the Tourneo Custom Active, Ford has given the Transit Custom van a more car-like interior packed with handy features while on the outside there’s grey body cladding, extended running boards, roof rails, diamond-cut 17-inch alloys and Active branding.
E.ON’s company car provision went all electric in 2019, and the salary sacrifice scheme now enables non-company car drivers to access an EV too. E.ON and Lex Autolease worked together on developing this new employee proposition, which is the first EV-only salary sacrifice scheme provided by Lex Autolease.