News Category: Contract Hire

Business Start-ups that drive forward with Sandicliffe Motor Contracts

For any business looking at expansion plans, the likelihood that they will grow their team resource through increasing support engineers or sales reps. With any growth plans, ultimately the requirement of resource requires investment in support for vehicles to help drive the business growth forward.  Over the decades, Sandicliffe Motor Contracts’ team of experienced professionals have… Read more »

Contract Hire vs Outright purchase: which team are you?

In the spirit of the 2018 World Cup, we size up two favourites of the fleet world: contract hire vs outright purchase. In terms of vehicle funding, outright purchase ran the show for decades until businesses became wise to the benefits of contract hire. It was in the early 1980’s when business contract hire began… Read more »

Vans fit for Contract Hire

white van for business use

A van is more than just a vehicle that gets you from A to B. For many owners, a van is their office and workshop. Choosing the correct van for the job is therefore vital, but it is easier said than done. Not only do you have to consider the purpose, the size, and the… Read more »

Top 5 Company Vehicles of 2017

Top 5 Company Vehicles 2017

As we approach the midway point of 2017, it’s time to reflect on the past six months. We’ve seen many changes already this year, from VED Road Tax, to revised laws for mobile phone usage and speeding offences. But one thing that hasn’t changed, is the need for company vehicles. And that’s why business fleet… Read more »

7 reasons to contract hire company vans

Company vans

As contract hire continues to be the most popular way to fund company cars, it’s no surprise van contract hire is on the rise too. Reservations in the past around the fear of not being able to tailor the van to business needs, going over mileage or the condition the van is returned at the… Read more »

Top 5 Low CO2 Coupes


Possibly one of the hardest purchasing decisions you will make today is choosing your next company car. Let’s face it, the amount of makes and models that are available on the market today is quite overwhelming. Having to consider the engine size, price, and not to mention evaluating whether it fits your fleet policy, can… Read more »

Top 10 ULEVs for 2017

Top 10 ULEV's

Following the changes to VED tax, and the war on diesel, the benefits around adding ULEVs (Ultra Low Emission Vehicles) to your fleet are growing. By running cleaner vehicles and improving the efficiency of your fleet, you can without a doubt save  money in the long run. And although BIK tax for employees may not… Read more »