Figures disclosed from the Finance & Leasing Association (FLA) show that in the year ending March 2017, the total market for new car finance was £18.6bn, while used-car financing rose to £13.9bn.
A rise in car leasing demonstrates a shift away from traditional ownership
Good news for the UK manufacturing market, the government will invest £246m in a number of Catapult Centre-like organisations to promote the development of electric car batteries in the UK.
UK to invest in electric car battery manufacturing
As you may already know, following the Government’s Budget update last month, there have been some changes relating to the laws surrounding diesel cars which are due to come into effect from April next year. These changes only affect passenger vehicles such as company cars. Commercial vehicles, such as LCVs, are exempt from the new rules.
Will the recent legislative changes to diesel cars affect what car you drive next year?
As a champion of alternative mobility solutions, Lombard Vehicle Solutions is pleased to see that this Budget has opened the door for fleets to look beyond the traditional company car.
Autumn Budget 2017: An opportunity for fleets to widen their scope
A fleet of 20 Mercedes C350e Plug-in Hybrids (PHEVs) have been put under the spotlight in the latest trial undertaken by Lombard Vehicle Solutions' partner ALD Automotive.
Lombard Vehicle Solutions Consultants core part of PHEV real life trial