AA renews Ford contract


The AA Driving School has extended Ford’s fleet contract for a further three years. Originally contracted in 1998, the new agreement will see the AA’s franchised drivers take deliver of around 2,000 Ford Fiestas and Focuses annually until 2017. The AA said it expected the 1.0-litre EcoBoost to be the … Continue reading

Fleet worth billions to UK economy


Fleet vehicles are worth up to £19.5bn to the UK economy each year. According to figures from Sewells Research and Insight, the average amount fleets spend on running each vehicle is estimated to be between £4,500 and £6,500 per annum, based on figures supplied by hundreds of fleet operators. With … Continue reading

Citroën Contract Motoring wins Best Small Fleet Leasing Programme Award

Citroen Conrcat motoring

Citroën Contract Motoring (CCM) has just won the inaugural Best Manufacturer Small Fleet Leasing Programme category in the 2014 Business Car Manager Small Fleet Leasing Awards.Business Car Manager, one of the UK’s leading websites in this sector, introduced the award to find the gold standard of small fleet leasing programmes … Continue reading

How Do You Measure Your Fleet Downtime?


Venson are urging fleet managers to take a new approach to counting the cost of maintenance Venson Automotive Solutions advises fleet managers to revaluate how they measure the downtime of vehicles to truly understand the financial implications. Traditionally, the clock starts ticking, when the vehicle goes up on the ramp, … Continue reading

Zenith Leasedrive Group in Top Track 250

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The Zenith Leasedrive Group has been ranked among Britain’s leading mid-market private companies in The Sunday Times Grant Thornton Top Track 250. The group was listed at number 70 in the table, which ranks Britain’s leading mid-market private companies by their latest sales. Both Zenith and Leasedrive appeared separately in … Continue reading