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.
The Guardian newspaper reported that Prime Minister Boris Johnson is expected to accelerate the shift to electric vehicles this autumn with an announcement to help trigger a green economic recovery from the coronavirus pandemic.
A rise in car usage will come as people avoid public transport and stop car sharing while they observe social distancing rules. This will coincide with an increase in people working from home or opting for greener commutes like walking and cycling, which will likely reduce congestion across UK roads.
Six episodes will be hosted by a range of experts within the business including the consultancy and fleet risk teams, as well as industry suppliers.
Access to better data, and the ability to integrate this into management processes, also supports safety, sustainability and compliance across a company’s fleet – meaning that for many businesses quality fleet software is now a ‘must have’ rather than a ‘nice to have’.
Dash cam facts Dash cams are rising in popularity Over 19 million drivers say they could be using them within the year (source: LeasePlan research). More than just a source for viral videos dash cams help drivers to capture, review and analyse either their own driver performance or others Dash cams can help lower insurance premium costs ARE you thinking [...]
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.
Despite positive reinforcement from the Government and numerous studies showing the benefits that electric vehicles (EVs) will eventually offer to the UK, there is still nationwide doubt about the potential of an electric future.
LeasePlan and Chargemaster are to offer LeasePlan customers a joined up an integrated EV solution within the cost of the car lease
LeasePlan is to underwrite Fiat Chrysler Automobile lease deals in Europe covering up to 18 markets. LeasePlan says it is the first time it has agreed such a partnership with a European OEM
LEASEPLAN is aiming for a stock exchange float this summer, according to sources in DutchNews.NL. The company announced a strong set of results this week (13 February, 2018) with a 16.7% return on equity and growth of 5.5% in its managed fleet with 1.7 million cars on the road. LeasePlan was purchased from Volkswagen and German banker Friedrich von Metzler [...]
THE UN Climate Change Conference in Germany was chosen for launching the LeasePlan electric vehicle pilot program for corporates including those in the UK The launch marks another step in LeasePlan’s ambition to achieve net zero emissions from its total fleet by 2030. LeasePlan’s new electric vehicle pilot program is designed to make it as easy as possible for the [...]
ALPHABET has announced that Simon Carr from LeasePlan has joined the UK executive team as chief commercial officer. Carr joins Alphabet from LeasePlan where he held the position of brand director and had served in a number of leadership roles across their business channels since 2007. Simon Carr is a well-known and respected figure within the UK leasing and mobility industry. [...]
BCA has announced that Wolfgang E Reinhold joins BCA as divisional CEO Europe, starting his new role on 29 May. Reinhold has extensive experience in the remarketing and leasing sectors having spent the last 28 years at LeasePlan Group. For the past 16 years he has held the role of group service senior VP operation, procurement and car remarketing for LeasePlan. In [...]
LEASEPLAN and Uber, the ridesharing company, will expand their current cooperation in Portugal, France and the Netherlands to a pan-European level. The companies have signed a Memorandum of Understanding that LeasePlan will make available a full operational leasing solution to Uber partner-drivers across Europe. LeasePlan’s Uber proposition consists of a broad package of services, from repairs and maintenance to insurance ─ [...]