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How do fuel cards work?

Cash payments, reimbursing driver expenses or paying by company credit cards is not really the most efficient way and can leave you open to potential fraud or security risks for your drivers.
Roger Hancock Thrifty

Why Thrifty is changing its management structure

Thrifty Car and Van Rental is changing its management structure with the introduction of Martin Wilson as Managing Director. Is former MD Roger Hancock going to take a back seat now?

WLTP and RDE: What are they? What do they mean to businesses?

So, how do they work? Why have they been brought in? And what will they mean for the vehicles we drive? To demystify this topic, LeasePlan UK has answered business owners biggest WLTP and RDE questions.
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WLTP fuel changeover date to be April 2020

WLTP fuel changeover date is April 2020 the Department for Transport has announced in a consultation document called Road vehicles - Improving air quality and safety

Audi A6 Saloon 45 TFSI – Premium class

The A6 has never been the most dynamic of the German premium execs but has generally made up for it with the brand’s expertise when it comes to interiors.

Are you getting the best out of your business mileage allowance?

Mileage Allowance Relief allows employees to claim the difference between what they receive in business mileage or fuel costs from their employer and what is approved by HMRC.

Company car insurance – are you covered?

ANYONE driving a car for business, whether it's their own or a company vehicles, will to to be covered for business car insurance. This can cover a wide range of uses, such...

SUV growth unaffected by peaking UK car market

SUV growth has been unaffected by a peaking UK car market - and is the sector that is destined for further growth according to JATO analyst Felipe Munoz
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Think ahead when heading abroad

Britain may still – for now – be part of the European Union, but there are still plenty of little-known rules which could catch drivers out, said the AA's Business Services.
Business car leasing

How to negotiate the best business car lease deal

Business Car Leasing has many advantages for small businesses although it depends on the company’s financial circumstances and the specific requirements of the business.
Matt Dyer BVRLA chairman

Matt Dyer takes over as BVRLA chairman

MATT Dyer takes over as BVRLA chairman following the AGM. He succeeds Hitachi Capital Corporation’s Simon Oliphant who has stepped down to the position of vice-chairman after completing a two-year term. Matt has...
tony donnelly chief executive goodwood corporate mobility

Rip up the outdated company car rule book in 2020

With the emergence of corporate mobility management and the creation of a new senior job function, mobility manager, 2020 is the year for the long established company car rule book to ripped-up.
Tusker appointments David Brockwell Lesley Davies Laura Alexander

Growing Tusker makes new board appointments

SALARY sacrifice scheme specialist Tusker makes new board appointments after growing over 83% in the past three years and anticipating that 2018 will see yet more growth for the Watford-based firm. As...
Volkswagen ID study

Volkswagen outlines Transform 2025+ three-pronged product strategy: SUVs, EVs, and mobility solutions

Volkswagen has unveiled a three pronged strategy under the Transform 2025+ title to completely reinvent the brand under SUVs, I.D. EVs and e-mobility
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Citroen targets SMEs to steady sales in “tough” market

Ctiroen UK managing director says best case scenario sees the market contracting by 10% and up to 25% in the worst case following a no deal Brexit.
Chargemaster card launches POLAR Corporate

Charging network inter-operability beneficial to EV fleet operators

Within the overall growth of the public network, the number of ultra-rapid charge points has grown from 300 units to 800, and contactless bank card accessible charge points also rose from 300 to approximately 1,000 through 2019
company car tax budget

Chancellor delivers some welcome news

Fleet industry will take real confidence from the confirmation of benefit-in-kind (BiK) tax rates and the further announcement they will be frozen at 2022/23 levels for an additional two years.
Contract Hire

Avoid the pitfalls at the end of your lease

WHETHER you have a small fleet of vehicles or you are a single owner-operator you may well have taken the decision to lease vehicles. Great, it can be a very effective and...
Jon Zammett Audi Head of PR

Audi’s Head of PR Jon Zammett to retire

PUBLIC relations specialist Jon Zammett, Audi Head of Public Relations, is to retire at the end of June after 18 years in the role. Jon, who joined the Volkswagen Group in 1991...

CORONAVIRUS LATEST: TfT puts MoT testing on hold

All cars, vans and motorcycles which usually would require an MOT test will be exempted from needing a test from 30 March - plus other Covid-19 updates