Plans to help protect jobs announced by the Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, have been welcomed by the fleet and leasing industry.
The Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, will unveil plans later this morning to try and stem job losses after lockdown restrictions were tightened.
Whyte helped fleets through the contract hire and leasing minefield
Government plans to end the sale of new diesel and petrol vehicles by 2035, or earlier, would fail to recognise the diverse needs of fleet operators.
SsangYong has appointed Kevin Griffin as managing director. The appointment sees Griffin assume overall responsibility for SsangYong’s UK operations on a permanent basis.
The BVRLA has written to the Chancellor outlining how fiscal stimulus for the fleet sector could boost the country’s economic recovery and accelerate the transition to cleaner transport.
Industry trade bodies have united to publish new safety guidance for the remarketing sector as businesses begin to re-open following the lockdown.
Average new lease car emissions dropped to 113g/km at the end of 2019, following a surge in electric vehicle (EV) registrations.
The BVRLA has published new guidance to support those working in the vehicle rental and leasing sectors, as businesses in England start to resume operations.
The coronavirus job retention scheme has been extended until the end of October, but employers will have to share some of the costs from August.
The former BMW Financial Services head of strategy has spent more than 20 years with BMW in a variety of senior legal, strategy and compliance roles.
Dealerships and other delivery agents urged to start moving vehicles again to unclog thousands of cars and vans that are congesting the automotive supply chain.
Select Car Leasing have launched a partnership with Cameron Clarke Leasing.
The introduction of clean air zones (CAZs) is to be delayed until the Government overcomes the COVID-19 pandemic.
Vehicle rental branches are providing cars, vans, minibuses and trucks to ensure key workers are mobile and essential services maintained, says BVRLA.
The vehicle rental sector will be vital in maintaining the essential movement of goods, people and services during the COVID-19 virus outbreak, says the BVRLA.
The British Vehicle Rental and Leasing Association welcomes the range of electric vehicle (EV) grants and tax incentives in the Budget.
The BVRLA honoured members of the vehicle rental and leasing industry at the association’s Annual Dinner at the London Hilton last week (March 5).
Trade bodies call for support measures to help achieve the 2035 zero emissions goal.
Leasing companies, which typically receive the CO2 data from third-party providers, are estimating emissions or trying to bring forward deliveries.
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