Fatal and serious drink-drive casualties have reached their highest level since 2010, according to new figures from the Department for Transport (DfT).
Britain’s worst drivers have been revealed, with Halifax having the most motorists with penalty points on their licence, according to exclusive research by Vantage Leasing.
Diesel cars made up three quarters (76%) of leased vehicles from Vantage Leasing in 2018, with hybrid and electric cars accounting for almost 7% of orders.
Electric vehicles are expected to become much cheaper over the next two years as stronger residuals make them more attractive to the leasing sector.
Despite sales of new diesel cars tumbling by more than 300,000 vehicles in 2018, demand for the fuel is still high in the leasing market, says Vantage Leasing.
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