Christmas Opening Times 2017/18

Christmas Banner

It’s that special time of year again… Christmas! To continue supporting our customers throughout the festive season, we are as committed as ever to opening our doors as much as possible over the Christmas period. Our opening times for Christmas 2017 and into the New Year are as follows: Christmas 2017 Friday 22 December –… Read more »

How much does a spare wheel really cost?

Spare Wheel

It’s more common than not for your new company car to come without a spare wheel. According to a report by Honest John, nine out of ten new vehicles are sold without a full-size spare wheel as standard. Manufacturers see removing the spare tyre and replacing with a tyre repair kit as a quick way… Read more »

London T-Charge launches 23 October

London T-Charge to reduce harmful emmisions

In a bid to discourage the use of older, more polluting vehicles in central London, the London T-Charge, or Toxicity Charge, will come into effect later this month. The T-Charge will be applicable to any vehicle, excluding motorbikes, driving within central London on weekdays between the hours of 07.00 and 18.00 which does not meet… Read more »

Top 6 low CO2 petrol alternatives

Since the company car tax reform back in 2002, diesel has been the engine of choice for most company fleets. As diesels generally emit less CO2 than their petrol equivalents, they have been more favourable in terms of tax. But, as the government continue to pile on the pressure, consumers are starting to weigh up… Read more »

Emission figures to become more realistic as new ‘real world’ tests come into force

New road tests

A big annoyance for many motorists when buying their new vehicle, is the disconnection between real world fuel economy and the emission figures to what the manufacturer advertises. When buying a new vehicle, fuel economy and emission results are big influencers. As a result, we can become very dissatisfied if upon completing a journey our… Read more »

Electric Vehicles: The future of your fleet?

Electric Vehicles

Over the last couple of years, electric vehicles (EVs) have seen a remarkable surge in demand in the UK. In 2013, new registrations of EVs reached 3,500. Fast forward four years to July 2017, and new registrations for plug-ins have already reached over 500,000 for the year. This growth is expected to continue, with registrations… Read more »