SMMT claims that political and economic uncertainty, and confusion over future Government policy on different fuel types, is damaging business confidence.
Free2Move Lease has appointed Louise Neilson to the new role of national sales manager.
By Erik Fairbairn, Pod Point CEO and founder
By Gary Smith, managing director, Europcar Mobility Group UK
Two councils - Mid-Devon District Council (MDDC) and Exeter City Council (ECC) - have joined forces for the first time to source vehicles.
Current uncertainty in the fleet market should be seen as an opportunity for procurement departments to rethink supply chain strategies and reshape their fleet policies.
But tax office says new pay reporting option could have skewed figures, with fall much less than suggested.
Pricing experts at Cap HPI say that average used car values for 3years/60,000 miles models fell by 2% in June.
The demand for electric vehicles (EVs) is beginning to grow, but businesses are hesitant to ‘take the plunge’, according to Lombard’s managing director Ian Isaac.
Kingspan Insulated Panels has awarded the supply and management of its 73 company cars to JCT600 Vehicle Leasing Solutions.
Name change to better reflect customers’ requirements as the business continues to evolve and expand.
SMMT figures also show that plug-in hybrid registrations were down by more than 40% in May.
The Motor Neurone Disease (MND) Association is taking on 26 new Seat Aronas to support its high-mileage fleet.
JCT600 VLS has supplied specially adapted Ford Focus estate vehicles to Silverstone racing circuit to be used as their medical response vehicles.
On average, used values fell by 3.1% in May at the three-year, 60,000-mile point, following a 2.3% drop during April, says Cap HPI.
A new dashboard tool from Arval UK aims to give customers with complete visibility over contracting options for their company cars and vans.
Lex Autolease has become the first vehicle leasing business to achieve the BSI (British Standards Institution) Kitemark for customer service.
Lex Autolease has already committed £467,000 from its £1 million electric vehicle (EV) fund since it launched at the start of the year.
Network Rail has awarded a £136 million, four-year fleet management contract to Hitachi Capital Vehicle Solutions.
Arval says fleets should think twice before considering extending their company car contracts.
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