New models and ongoing financial incentives helped initially to sustain UK demand in the month, but the introduction of a ‘firebreak’ lockdown in Wales on 23 October contributed to the nation recording 25.5% fewer registrations by the end of the month, which accounted for more than half of the overall UK decline.
Velux is a leading manufacturer of roof windows, sun tunnels and roof window blinds, and has a large fleet of cars and vans which are used by its sales team and technicians for customer fittings and repairs. Lex Autolease worked with the company to develop a contract hire solution with a full service and maintenance package, moving the company to a whole life cost policy – a first step towards making its fleet more sustainable by reducing running costs and minimising vehicle downtime.
The recent lockdown has given us a glimpse of what a greener future could look like. With plans for Clean Air Zones in cities across the UK firmly on the table, demand among businesses for their fleets to have the newest and cleanest vehicles is continuing to rise
Leasing is a good option for individual motorists and businesses looking to spread the running cost of a new car, and those who move into an EV could enjoy additional cost savings throughout its lifetime, including cheaper ‘fuel’ costs and VED, as well as low Benefit-in-Kind for company car drivers.
EV1000 campaign is designed to accelerate the uptake of EVs and has successfully generated interest from both business and personal customers, above and beyond the orders that qualified for cashback.
Government also confirms it will aim to announce appropriate percentages at least two years ahead of implementation to provide certainty for employers, employees and fleet operators
Fleets have a critical role to play in pioneering the newest, cleanest vehicle technology, so it's important that the knock-on effects of the WLTP transition don't make company vehicles seem like a less attractive option.
LEX Autolease says its Fleet Benchmarking tool has saved customers more than £1.5m since it launched the service in February 2018. The service is available to the leasing company's customers that run in excess of [...]
Lloyds Banking Group has announced a new Managing Director of Motor and Leasing, who will be responsible for both Lex Autolease and Black Horse
Leasing brokers will be able to take advantage of a new Lex Autolease £1m fund for electric vehicles that will commence in January 2019