News Archive

(24/07/2017)

Mercedes Benz UK is to apply software upgrades to several hundred thousand diesel-engine cars registered between January 2011 and September 2015.

(24/07/2017)

Alun Cairns, Secretary of State for Wales has announced that Tolls for the Severn Crossings will be abolished by the end of next year.

(24/07/2017)

As the summer vacation period has officially started, BVRLA Rental members are encouraged to remind staff to familiarise themselves with guidance on providing child car seats for customers.

(24/07/2017)

BEN, the automotive industry benevolent fund, has launched a survey to seek valuable insights to help shape future services relating to health and wellbeing.

(24/07/2017)

The New EU Payment Services Directive coming into effect next year will ban charges for payments made by debit, credit, American Express cards, PayPal or Apple Pay either online or in-store.

(24/07/2017)

Electric vehicle charging company Chargemaster has opened the UK’s first multi-brand EV showroom in Milton Keynes.

(19/07/2017)

The BVRLA has launched a two-week pilot of a new e-learning platform which is being tried and tested by six leasing broker and funder members - Synergy, Fleet Alliance, Low Cost Vans, Lex Autolease, Arval and Leaseplan.

(18/07/2017)

BVRLA recently attended an industry roundtable hosted by automotive data specialists, cap hpi, where the future of diesel was discussed following the publication of Government’s draft Air Quality Plan.

(18/07/2017)

The government has released its latest figures on benefit-in-kind statistics for 2014-15, showing that the number of company car drivers increased by 1% to 950,000.

(18/07/2017)

Last week the Rt Hon Speaker John Bercow announced the newly elected Chairs of the Parliamentary Select Committees, whose role it is to scrutinise Government policy and to propose and examine alternative approaches.