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All the latest business car news and latest company car news – including new car launches, company car tax and legislation changes, business car leasing and funding updates – to keep small businesses and SMEs up to date with the newest developments in the SME company car market.

Mercedes_S63_AMGTop 5 cars at the New York Motor Show

Story: Luke Madden | Posted 17 April 2014

THE New York Motor Show has to battle it out with Los Angeles and Detroit for the crown of best motor show in America. But while it’s on a relatively small scale compared with some of the European shows like Frankfurt, it still manages to cram a lot of big debuts in to the Jacob… Read more…

07_Land_Rover_Discovery_Vision_Concept_Vision Concept shows future Discovery design direction

Story: Martyn Collins | Posted 17 April 2014

LOOKS like a Range Rover I hear you say? Well, you’re partly right, as this is Land Rover’s newest concept car. The Discovery Vision Concept is the latest version of this iconic model that is also celebrating its 25th birthday this year. The styling of the Discovery Vision Concept, which debuts this week at the… Read more…

Wolfgang DurheimerBentley gets new chairman and ceo

Story: Ralph Morton | Posted 15 April 2014

THERE is a new chairman and chief executive officer at Bentley:  Wolfgang Durheimer. Wolfgang Durheimer replaces Dr Wolfgang Schreiber, who moves to another senior position within the Volkswagen Group. This is not the first time Wolfgang Durheimer has been the chairman and chief exec of Bentley. His first tenure was from February 2011 to June… Read more…

Paul_Williams_HyundaiPaul Williams promoted as Hyundai National Fleet Sales Manager

Story: Richard Davies | Posted 15 April 2014

HYUNDAI has promoted Paul Williams to the newly created role of National Sales Manager. He’ll report to Fleet Director, Martin Williams. Paul joined Hyundai as Fleet Operations Manager in 2009, moving from Jaguar where he was Corporate Sales Manager. Commenting on the move, Martin Wilson said, “Hyundai’s Fleet sales operation has undergone significant change over… Read more…

Cars-parked-in-line-275x206Flexed to offer flexible business car leasing contracts

Story: Matt Morton | Posted 15 April 2014

ARE you a small business owner looking to lease a small fleet of company cars, but without the worry of a long-term contract? We’re going to lease the very best top-spec cars at low prices on short-term deals to suit the customer Well new short-term car leasers, Flexed, may have the answer. Flexed is a… Read more…

Volvo_S60_D4_reviewDo you understand the risks attached to running a small fleet?

Story: Andrew Charman | Posted 15 April 2014

FAR too many business drivers are risks on the road, and the companies that employ them are doing too little about it. Collisions involving business drivers regularly result in their employers going to court to answer breaches of the Health and Safety at Work Act. Last year, shockingly, figures revealed that four in 10 employers… Read more…

Skoda_OctaviaFive reasons why the Skoda SE Business range is right for your small fleet

Story: Matt Morton | Posted 14 April 2014

AS we revealed last month, Skoda is all set to launch the brand-new SE Business specification to some of its best-selling models. Sitting just above standard SE cars, the SE Business trim is available to order now on the Octavia, Yeti and Superb. Why should you opt for a Skoda SE Business model?   Low… Read more…

Patgear_e-scootere-scooter to pop in the boot of your Audi

Story: Matt Morton | Posted 14 April 2014

IT’S just the thing to fit into an Audi R8, the ultimate accessory to keep you mobile once you’ve parked: an Audi branded Patgear fold-away electric mini-scooter. Fancy one?  We’re sure Audi fans would love it, but unfortunately you’ll have to get it through Audi Germany where 500 have been ordered. The Patgear scooters are… Read more…

Bentley_Mulsanne_HybridHybrid for Bentley gives luxury motoring a more affordable touch

Story: Ralph Morton | Posted 14 April 2014

FOR leaders of business with a green conscience, step forward the new Bentley Mulsanne Hybrid. Known officially as the Bentley Hybrid Concept, the car will be shown at the Beijing Motor Show on 20 April to showcase Bentley’s first plug-in hybrid model. By the end of the decade, at least 90% of our production will… Read more…

Porsche Boxter GTSPorsche debuts new Boxster GTS and Cayman GTS

Story: Ralph Morton | Posted 11 April 2014

WHOOA! Take at look at these. Here we have the sportiest versions yet of the Porsche Boxster and Porsche Cayman models. And Porsche is showing them for the first time at the Beijing Motor Show on 20 April. They are on sale here in the UK – but you won’t get your mitts on one… Read more…