Don't let your fleet sit idle during lockdown
VEHICLES in lockdown and the onset of winter - are you keeping your fleet ready for the road?
As the UK enters winter in tiered lockdown, Venson Automotive Solutions said businesses need to work with company car and fleet drivers to
Can leasing ease your cash flow?
Leasing Broker Federation, News
BUSINESS car leasing is one way SMEs can run company cars with low monthly payments and agreed mileage over a contract period – usually two, three or four years.
You pay a monthly rental for the lease of the car and
Are you claiming the right mileage rate?
Many SMEs have employees who don't have a company car policy but use their own private car for business use.
Reimbursement for the business mileage is usually offered by paying an approved mileage rate which s known as Approved Mileage Allowance
Europcar Mobility Group chooses NewMotion EV charging partner
Smart EV charging solutions provider NewMotion has announced a partnership with Europcar Mobility Group to provide a complete ecosystem of charging solutions - from easy-to-use, smart charge points to access to the Business Hub platform that allows monitoring, management and
The advantages of fleet leasing
MANAGING your fleet of vehicles is an enormous responsibility. An expensive endeavour with many moving parts, there are many businesses out there with enough on their plates already. It is a tough time, and anyway things can be made easy
EVs only from 2030 - industry reaction
Industry Intelligence, News
AS expected the Government has announced plans to bring forward the ban on sales of petrol and diesel vehicles from 2035 to 2030.
From then it will be electric vehicles only with hybrids also being phased out from 2035. Reaction within
Can you compare prices of used cars?
As a car buyer, you can get a good used car or even something less than what you expected. While many will say getting a new car is the best way to make sure you get the best quality at
BMW Group launches accident support service
BMW Group UK has launched an Accident Support service, offering BMW and MINI drivers assistance and guidance in the aftermath of an accident, through vehicle recovery, repair and onwards mobility.
Intelligent, on-board software on selected vehicles recognises when an accident has
By Chris Wright|2020-11-18T14:42:32+00:00November 9th, 2020|
Autotech Training estimates that by 2025, the UK fleet vehicle industry will account for 75% of all electric cars on the road. However, a major knowledge gap surrounding EV’s and a lack of basic training could slow employee usage.
By Chris Wright|2020-11-04T09:37:20+00:00November 4th, 2020|
Research into the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) vehicle registration data by Cornwall Insight shows Battery Electric Vehicles (BEVs) in 2020 have already grown 76.1% on the whole of 2019.
By Chris Wright|2020-11-04T09:25:07+00:00November 4th, 2020|
Grey fleet issue should become an area of increasing concern in the ‘new normal’ and robust systems need to be in place to ensure businesses are compliant and fully covered. Doing nothing should not be an option
By Chris Wright|2020-11-02T14:37:27+00:00November 2nd, 2020|
As companies electrify their fleets and car manufacturers eye potential increased EV demand, they are increasingly looking for business charging solutions to meet their, and their customers’ charging needs.
By Chris Wright|2020-10-29T09:05:41+00:00October 29th, 2020|
Diesel vans are an essential tool for many small businesses and sole traders, yet many in the new zone at present fail to meet the new emission regulations. Newly-published research from Lombard evaluates the implications of the expansion for SMEs and sole traders in the capital.
By Chris Wright|2020-10-27T09:09:51+00:00October 27th, 2020|
Parkinson has been a BVRLA leasing broker committee member since 2015. The committee is comprised of member representatives from a cross-section of large and small organisations, including vehicle leasing brokers and funders with a remit is to improve industry standards, particularly around financial compliance.
By Chris Wright|2020-10-23T10:47:16+01:00October 23rd, 2020|
Research reveals big increase in business mileage while public transport expenses have dropped from 18% to only 5% of total claims but hotel and air travel were the hardest hit sectors, with both now accounting for just 1% of claims, down from 16% and 20% respectively.
By Chris Wright|2020-10-20T13:29:22+01:00October 20th, 2020|
The founders of SwDev identified a gap in sector for a solution that is suited to SMEs that don’t want the bulky offerings that require hardware to be fitted to vehicles and involve long-term expensive contracts.
EVs come in many forms, each with a differing reliance on electricity to power their engines. These differing engine types mean that their performance and capabilities vary, therefore, it’s important to identify your driver’s needs as soon and as accurately as possible, as you are then best placed to match them with the engine type that will work specifically for them.