The German manufacturer has announced a customs duty related increase of more than £3,000 on the BMW i3.
Data will be available from January 1, 2021, to ensure fleets can continue to price vehicles accurately and easily, it says.
Manufacturers are warning leasing companies that they cannot guarantee company car prices beyond the end of the year, even for some models being ordered now.
Fleets face having to spend an extra £2.8 billion on EVs over the next five years, with 'no deal' set to increase plug-in vehicle costs by thousands of pounds.
The remarketing sector says the ongoing impact of Covid-19 and uncertainty around Brexit are making planning beyond the short term "almost impossible".
Automotive companies from across the UK and EU are calling for an ambitious free trade deal, warning ‘no deal’ will have a catastrophic impact on the industry.
Clock ticking on negotiations with Europe as UK bids to avoid car and van price increases.
A third of employees working in the auto industry are still on furlough and up to one in six jobs are at risk as a result of Covid-19.
Nissan would focus efforts on its UK plant and would pull out of mainland Europe if Brexit leads to tariffs on car exports, reports suggest.
By Rupert Pontin, director of insight at Cazana
The events of the past year look set to shape the industry for years to come, while a whole host of questions remain unanswered.
By Alfonso Martinez, managing director of LeasePlan UK
By Rupert Pontin, director at Cazana
Many fleet operators just want to know the outcome of the Britain’s divorce from the European Union, whatever the circumstances.
Fleet Assist survey suggests that spare-part supply will not be impacted by a ‘no deal’ Brexit
Ongoing economic and political uncertainty appears to be behind a fall of 6.9% in advertised automotive industry last month, according to CV-Library.
Fleets temporary driver recruitment costs will increase up to 30%.
By Colin Tourick, professor of automotive management
Fleets are being urged to put a disaster recovery plan in place in order to prepare for every eventuality ahead of October 31.
By Mark Merrell, partner and head of Corclaim
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