New Corsa-e has 205 mile range that can be extended by up to 40% in Eco mode. The battery can be charged to 80% capacity in 30 minutes at a rapid-charge station.
The small four-seater is powered by a 61‑kW electric motor and its 36.8‑kWh lithium‑ion battery allows for a range of up to 164 miles in the WLTP cycle.
LEASING & FINANCE
Dealers can electronically record VAT transactions and adjustments, generate and submit returns directly to HMRC and collate and submit returns within a single VAT registration number.
Lead management expert Dealerweb said that finance penetration jumped by 2.1% to 46% in April against the same month in 2018. It marked a 6.4% increase in used car finance sales as dealers continued to focus on used revenues.
AFTERMARKET & WORKSHOP
Network-wide EV servicing announced along with an increase in the maximum age of cars eligible for servicing, and the option of customers purchasing their car’s next four services at once.
While a rising percentage of a dealership’s service customers may not have bought their car from them, they are living or working close by, and could become service customers if digital techniques are used to attract and engage their attention.
Gaining access to telematics information on-demand paved the way for advanced management systems that can improve our driving experience, increase fuel efficiency and reduce maintenance costs.
Having raised over £30 million late last year, Cazoo is seeking to transform the used car market in the UK and plans to launch by the end of this year.
New Available Car CEO is the grandson of business founder Vernon Ford and the son of current business owners Graham and Alison Bell.