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Only smart chargepoints to attract Government funding in the future

ELECTRIC vehicle chargepoints will only attract government funding if they are smart units, both at home and at work.Worth up to £500, the change in government support commences July 2019.Smart chargepoints,...
Porsche 911 GT3

Range Rovers and Porsches top Christmas wish list of car buyers

Mercedes-Benz, Audi and Ferrari complete the ‘festive five’ most financed high-end vehicles during the Christmas period 40% increase in equity release during December to free up cash for Christmas Higher...
HYUNDAI KONA 16 TGDI PREMIUM GT 177 PS 4WD DCT review header shot

Shrink-wrapped SUV is a bundle of fun: Hyundai Kona 1.6 TGDi Premium GT 177...

 P11D Value: £24,875 BIK Band 2018/19: 32% 5-door compact SUV 177 PS/265 NM, 1.6-litre 4cyl petrol turbo, 7-speed auto transmission Economy/CO2: 40.4/158 g/km Performance: 0-62 mph, 7.9 secs/127mphWhat is it? WE'RE...
Volkswagen e Golf_2

Regenerating power on the go: VW e-Golf long term review 2

HOW far can you go? What's the range?These are typical and expected reactions when people ask what do you drive - and the answer is an electric Golf.And the answer is...
Mercedes EQC

Businesses should consider global warming in their company car policies

SMALL businesses and SME fleets should take greater consideration of the global warming consequences of their company car and business motoring policies.As evidence of global warming grows, companies need to change...
Volkswagen and Tesco chargepoint partnership 4

Public gives thumbs down to EVs

THERE might be lots of noise about electric cars - but that's all it is, says a new study into motoring preferences for new cars.November new car sales saw a near...
The new Porsche 911 Type 992

New Porsche 911 evolves the sports car icon

FOR all those successful entrepreneurs out there, here's a new addition to your portfolio. The latest Porsche 911.Unveiled at the Los Angeles Show, this 911 is the eighth iteration of the...
Ford Fiesta Active static

Step off the beaten track: Ford Fiesta Active X review

Ford Fiesta Active X 1.0T EcoBoost (125PS)P11D Value: £21,045 BIK Band 2018/19: 23% 5-door, 5-seater hatchback 1.0-litre three-cylinder turbo petrol/6 speed manual 125ps/170Nm, Economy/CO2: 56.5pg/114g/km Performance: 10.4secs/119mphWhat is it? NEW car...
Toyota Corolla hatchback

Toyota Corolla returns to UK with £21,300 price tag

IF you thought something had been missing from your business motoring company car choice lists, then so did Toyota.The Corolla nameplate is coming back to the UK.The brilliantly successful hatchback and...
Fuel card playing cards Fleet Evolution

Play the right cards in fuel cost evaluation

AN SUV that's more economical on fuel than a hybrid Toyota Prius? Sounds wrong doesn't it. But that really is the case.The SUV in question is the Hyundai Kona - the...
Tesco Pod Point charger

Volkswagen partners with supermarket Tesco and Pod Point to deliver free to use EV...

THE most significant change in the electric vehicle (EV) charging infrastructure is being rolled out: 2400 EV charging bays will become available across 600 Tesco stores within three years.Volkswagen, the world’s largest...
New company car business mileage rates from December 01 2018

Diesel business car mileage rates for company cars rise from December 01

HMRC has announced the latest Advisory Fuel Rates for company cars. These can be used from September 2018 to avoid car fuel benefit tax
BMW 330e PHEV saloon

BMW reveals tax-busting 3-Series PHEV

IF you're thinking about your next company car, then you seriously have to consider this: the latest BMW 330e.It's a plug-in hybrid (PHEV) model which gives it great company car taxation...
Range Rover Evoque 1

New Range Rover Evoque offers hybridisation to business drivers

WITH more than 772,096 sales under its belt, it's time for a new Range Rover Evoque.And here it is, the all-new Range Rover Evoque, featuring a range of traditional, mild hybrid and...
Lease or buy

Older motorists seeking benefits of personal contract hire

Older motorists are seeking the benefits of personal contract hire according to analysis from Hippo Leasing, which has seen a huge increase in leasing enquiries from older business motorists
Toyota Mirai fuel cell detail

You can run your four bedroom house from a hydrogen car

STRANGE fact for the day: but you can run a four bedroom house from the electricity produced by a hydrogen fuel cell Toyota Mirai or Honda Clarity.Strange but true.Arval's hydrogen expert...
Volkswagen e Golf at charge point

Budget 2018: Electric charge points 100% FYA extended

Electric charge points installed by businesses will qualify for an extended period of 100% First Year Allowances it was announced in Budget 2018

Budget 2018: VED changes announced for 2020

Budget 2018 Vehicle Excise Duty rates announced that from April 2020 VED rates would be based on WLTP emissions; meanwhile 2019 rates would rise in line with the RPI
Company car drivers still uncertain over taxation after budget

Budget 2018: Company car tax to be based on WLTP from April 2020

If there was an end to austerity announced in the Budget 2018, company car drivers won't feel the effect with no change in taxation
company car tax budget

The Business Motoring Week, October 26, 2018

The Business Motoring Week, October 26, 2018: what the editor would like to see in the Budget; plus killer clocks; flexible van carrying ability with new Combo; and McLaren Speedtail
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