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 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.
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.
BVRLA asks the fleet sector to act now to safeguard the future of the plug-in car and van grants.
Businesses should consider reviewing their fleet policies due to a lack of WLTP CO2 data for some cars, says the British Vehicle Rental and Leasing Association.
The Treasury says that “consumers incentives will continue to play a role beyond 2020”.
BVRLA membership numbers continued to rise during 2019, ending the year with 1,007 organisations, up 2% on the previous year.
Politicians have been accused of 'not living in the real world' after the Government announced it was bringing forward the ban on the sale of new petrol and diesel cars and vans to 2035.
Average CO2 emissions for new lease cars have fallen from 118.5g/km to 116.8g/km, according to the BVRLA’s quarterly leasing survey.
End of contract fair wear and tear damage charges for cars have reduced in the past 12 months, FN50 data suggests.
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