Error message

Warning: fopen(/homepages/28/d632746599/htdocs/vehiclesave.co.uk/sites/default/files/.ht.filecache/cache_bootstrap-variables): failed to open stream: Disk quota exceeded in DrupalFileCache->set() (line 238 of /homepages/28/d632746599/htdocs/vehiclesave.co.uk/sites/all/modules/dev/filecache/filecache.inc).

News

Lease a Nissan Leaf from Vehicle Save Contract Hire And Leasing
06th September 2017
James Eland, contract hire manager for Vehicle Save Contract Hire and Leasing is excited about the improvement of their electric vehicle; Nissan Leaf. James has said that, “Nissan's new car is hoping to compete with their competitors as the new Leaf has been developed to be able to travel 50%...
13th July 2017
According to a recent article in the associated press, car shoppers are becoming more eager to lease than to buy cars, according to recent data. More than a third of all new-car owners leased rather than bought in 2016. But the statistics don't tell the whole story. Many car buyers don't set out...
Car leasing News
05th July 2017
A recent article in The Observer, suggests that fears are growing about an increase in personal debt problems and an imminent correction in the value of used cars. The article said that 85% of new cars are financed using loans, some of which have been offered to people unable to repay their loans,...
New car tax rates
06th June 2017
Since the new Vehicle Excise Duty (VED) came into force in April 2017 rates have now risen from £36 per year to a flat-rate of £140 per year for all petrol and diesel vehicles. The reason for the change in regulations is to try to encourage drivers to use more fuel-efficient cars. However, while...
Drivers using mobile phones
22nd March 2017
Drivers are at the risk of losing their licence if caught using a handheld mobile phone at the wheel, under tougher penalties that came into force in England, Scotland and Wales on 1st March 2017.    The fines and penalty points for using a phone while driving has doubled to £200 and 6...
 Qashqai 2017 Model
17th March 2017
Nissan Qashqai revealed the all-new singing and dancing Qashqai model at the 2017 Geneva Motor Show. After 10 years since the original Qashqai was launched, Nissan unveils its most premium model, set to be available in summer 2017. It’s not hard to see why the multi award-winning Qashqai was...
21st February 2017
A new report shows companies with grey fleet drivers are still cutting corners when it comes to safety.  The research by Enterprise Rent-A-Car shows that people are using vehicles much older than the typical company car and that drivers don’t fulfill regular maintenance checks.  Jim...
Hit and run statistics
21st February 2017
As new figures show a rise in hit-and-run incidents, UK insurers are calling for a campaign to raise awareness of drivers’ responsibilities after an accident. In 2015, research from the Department of Transport shows that drivers failed to stop in 12% of reported incidents which involved an...
14th December 2016
Andy Tomlinson Vehicle Leasing Manager at Vehicle Save Contract Hire & Leasing has said that there is good news for drivers about to embark on their journeys home for Christmas.  Tomlinson said that “Highways England have indicated that they will complete or lift 448 miles of roadworks...
13th December 2016
Employees who are offered cash or car policies could well be hit by newly confirmed Government plans to change the way employee benefits are taxed, according to Jim Howard Managing Director of  Vehicle Save Contract Hire & Leasing. Howard explained “That according to the BVRLA,...
New Vauxhall Insignia
09th December 2016
The new vehicle is longer, lower and wider than the Insignia that it is replacing. The cabin has increased as a result of a longer wheelbase, compared to its predecessor. It also boasts coupe-like styling and upmarket materials were targets during development. Jim Howard Managing Director of...
11th November 2016
Exciting news from Vauxhall this week…the launch of the new model, Crossland X which is believed to replace the Meriva MPV in 2017.   Jim Howard, Managing Director of Vehicle Save Contract Hire and Leasing Ltd commented: “This is fantastic news, we can’t wait to see the new model from...
11th November 2016
The terrain of business vehicles can be tricky ground with owners needing to keep costs under control while ensuring they have reliable vehicles.   Many small businesses decide the best way to meet their vehicle requirements is to just buy what they need or use cars which are already...
08th November 2016
Jim Howard, Managing Director of Vehicle Save Contract Hire & leasing, is pleased that recent BVRLA research has found that personal leasing continues to grow in popularity in the UK.   BVRLA Research H1 2016 Leasing Broker Statistics   The BVRLA ...
Rising price of fuel
19th October 2016
Andy Tomlinson, Vehicle Leasing Manager of Vehicle Save Contract Hire & Leasing, believes that fleet managers and business vehicle users will be affected as a result of the falling pound impacting upon the price of petrol. Fuel prices could increase by as much as 3p per litre in the next few...
Motorway Safety
05th October 2016
Jim Howard, Managing Director of the Vehicle Save Contract Hire & Leasing says that most drivers think that the removal of the hard shoulder on ‘smart’ motorways has made them more dangerous” Highways England has reported a problem of drivers, in particular foreign trucks, parking in...
mobile whilst driving
22nd September 2016
Andy Tomlinson, Vehicle Leasing Manager of Vehicle Save Contract Hire & Leasing, believes that the government’s new penalties for using your mobile phone whilst driving could severely affect business drivers.The government has indicated that drivers getting caught using a handheld mobile phone...
Future of Company Lease Cars
08th September 2016
Jim Howard, Managing Director of the Vehicle Save Contract Hire & Leasing reacts to the BVRLA’s spat with the Times newspaper that appeared in Fleet World today.  The Times Newspaper has said that possible changes to salary sacrifice and company car tax could spell the end of the company...
Car lifetime costs
08th September 2016
Jim Howard, Managing Director of the Vehicle Save Contract Hire & Leasing explains that customers should pay attention to the whole life costs of owning a vehicle.  “A recent article in Fleet Matters suggests that fleet managers need to pay more and more attention to this as cheap deals...
Vehicle Lease Maintenance
17th August 2016
Jim Howard, Managing Director of the Vehicle Save Contract Hire & Leasing explains the potential benefits of including maintenance as part of your contract hire deal. He said “Customers often look for the cheapest possible lease deal and will often overlook the additional cost of including...
save money on business vehicles
21st July 2016
According to Jim Howard, Managing Director of the Vehicle Save Contract Hire & Leasing the “Grey fleet” which means employee owned vehicles are costing firms more than £5.5bn a year. Jim says that The British Vehicle Leasing and Rental Association (BVRLA) of which Vehicle Save is a member, has...
Company Car Tax
21st July 2016
In the current climate it has become even more important for the company car driver to choose a vehicle that is not only efficient on fuel and low on emissions but a car that will reduce the personal tax liability when the BIK percentages are constantly rising. If you look at the example here you...
Jim Howard Vehicle Leasing
15th July 2016
Jim Howard – Managing Director of Vehicle Save Contract Hire and Leasing, passes on some good advice from the BVRLA who are the trade body for the vehicle rental and leasing sector. Jim hopes that you will enjoy your holiday and not fall foul of these rules. If you are considering taking your...
Andy Tomlinson Vehicle Leasing
14th July 2016
Andy Tomlinson, Fleet and Leasing Manager at Vehicle Save Contract Hire & Leasing believes that Brexit will mean that Fleet Managers will have to save costs as a result of Brexit. In a recent poll published in Fleet News, almost two-thirds of fleets managers now believe their costs will rise...
National Speed Limits
13th July 2016
The highway code table below shows the national speed limits. These apply to all roads unless signs show otherwise. As well as the speed limits on the roads themselves, certain classes of vehicle are subject to their own speed limits, and the lesser speed limit must be adhered to. Motor vehicle...
27th June 2016
Attention Fleet Managers!   Petrol & diesel prices expected to rise by up to two pence per litre. Andy Tomlinson Contract Hire Manager at Vehicle Save Contract Hire & Leasing has said: “As a result of uncertainty following the EU referendum and the effect on the pound...
Fuel Duty Frozen
16th March 2016
Fuel duty staying frozen at its current rate is a welcome point to be taken from the 2016 budget. The surprise move means that the main rate of fuel duty will remain at 57.95 pence per litre for 2016-17. Pump prices are now 18 pence per litre lower than they would have been if the Government had...
Leasing Company Exeter
23rd August 2013
Independently owned Vehicle Save Contract Hire & Leasing Limited based in Exeter has supplied a second corporate aviation bus for Exeter International Airport. The new vehicle will be used for escorting private passengers using chartered or privately-owned jets, from their aircraft to the...
Vehicle Save Devon
19th January 2012
Award winning Europcar, UK’s leading Car & Van Hire Company which has its South West Head Quarters based at Exeter expands to new premises in Plymouth. The occasion is marked with an official ribbon cutting ceremony by newly appointed Lord of Mayor of Plymouth, Councillor Peter Bradshaw....