LeasePlan announces today around the UN General Assembly in New York that it will become a founding partner of EV100, a new major global transport initiative designed to fast-track the uptake of electric vehicles among corporate companies.
As of 1 July, the new Crit’Air clean air sticker is mandatory in cities with environmental zones. This means only cars with a Crit’Air vignette have access to these ‘restricted traffic zones’ (ZCR). So far, Paris, Lyon, Grenoble and Lille have introduced the new vignette. In the centre of Paris the vignette is mandatory.
LeasePlan and Uber, the world’s largest ride-hailing company, will expand their current cooperation in Portugal, France, the Netherlands and Slovakia to a pan-European level. The companies have signed a Memorandum of Understanding stating that LeasePlan will provide a full operational leasing solution to Uber drivers across Europe. LeasePlan’s proposition consists of a broad package of services, from repairs and maintenance to insurance - enabling Uber drivers to focus on their core business.
With the arrival of spring comes the switch from winter to summer tyres. With a few mouse clicks in My LeasePlan, you can find out which tyre centre is holding your summer tyres. You can then quickly make an appointment to switch them over.
In the previous issue of Intentions, we informed you about the low-emission zone (LEZ) that had been introduced in Antwerp's city centre and part of the Left Bank. Meanwhile, the city of Ghent has also announced that it will be following suit in 2020.
€537 for a diesel and €547 for a petrol car: these are the monthly amounts you need to lay out in Belgium for a mid-range vehicle, such as a Volkswagen Golf or a Renault Clio. This means that Belgium is one of the top 10 most expensive European countries for owning a car. This is one of the findings from the 2016 LeasePlan CarCost Index.
Het inleverproces voor voertuigen aan het einde van het contract wordt zoals u het gewend bent van LeasePlan zo professioneel mogelijk aangepakt. Dat resulteert in een transparante service voor de klanten die een LeasePlan-voertuig leasen of overnemen. Om dit proces vlot te laten verlopen heeft LeasePlan minimumnormen opgesteld met betrekking tot de verwachte toestand waarin elke leasewagen wordt ingeleverd.
The vehicle leasing sector doesn’t stand still and neither do we. We continue to evolve because that is our drive. But also by keeping you informed about the latest news concerning LeasePlan and the vehicle leasing sector. That’s not the only news there is to discover in this new edition of Intentions!