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VAT and the Car Leasing Industry

VAT Changes in Car Leasing marketWe are posting this to let our subscribers and visitors know that the government still intends to put the VALUE ADDED TAX rate VAT back up to 17.5% as of the 1st of January 2010. This could cause massive disruption to January sales at a busy time of year for retailers and there is a strong case for the government to delay this increase till the end of January 2010.

The Car Leasing industry will also see a change when it comes to VAT, peoples monthly payments will rise slightly where as vehicles...

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BMW M Sport Saloon £295+VAT

BMW MSport Saloon on leaseWe have just sent our latest flyer out to our customer database and the most popular deal is proving to be the BMW 3 Series 318i M Sport at only £295+vat on 3+35 10k, The Bmw comes with a fantastic standard specification, and has the M Sport badges and body styling. This deal is offered via our website from Wood Hampshire BMW who can be contacted on 0844 5562035 ask for Denise Wilson and advise Lease cars direct deal ID 2244.

To check out our latest flyer click here, All of our car leasin...

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New Golf R unveiled at Frankfurt Motor Show

The most powerful and fastest-accelerating Golf ever produced - the Golf R - has been unveiled at the Frankfurt Motor Show. Developed by Volkswagen Individual, the special projects wing of Volkswagen, and following on from the Mk4 and Mk5 Golf R32 models, the four-wheel-drive Golf R is equipped with a 2.0-litre TSI four-cylinder engine developing 270PS.

New engine
Golf R Sideview FrankfurtNot only is the new engine 35kg lighter and 20PS more powerful than the 3.2-litre V6 found in the outgoing Golf R32, it's also more ...

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Lombard Vehicle Management close

It has been announced today that Lombard Vehicle Management will shut its doors to its broker division leaving a massive gap in the market for a funder to dominate the personal contract hire and car leasing market. Lombard have axed jobs in the broker division and staff were made aware of their fate today 09/09/09. Lombard have been unstable for some time and have had brokers and dealers on edge over the past 6 months with delayed payments for vehicles and commission.

Lombard control a huge sec...

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Lexus LF Ch

Lexus have given the green light to launch a premium hatch back to compete with segment C cars such as the BMW 1 Series and Audi A3. The Lexus LF Ch will launch next month at the frankfurt motor show and will be a 5 door hatch with a hybrid engine that can run in electric only mode. It is rumoured to be front wheel drive which is a move in the opposite direct from normal lexus models. Normal drivetrain engines will also be available. Pictures of the new hatch are scarce so we will look forward t...

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VW 59 Plate price increase

The New 59 plate has arrived, as dealerships and pdi centres do their upmost to deliver the new reg rush VW have announced a price increase of 3%. The new contract hire rates for VW are therefore delayed across the industry as we work to secure new deals and the finance systems adjust and update. Some people seem suprised at the increase however as the pound has fallen against the euro over the past year this was always on the cards, we think VW product still represents massive value.

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New dealers are being added daily

We hope your pleased with the new lease cars direct comparison site and are finding it easy to use. Please be aware this site will be updated over the coming weeks and we will be adding more and more dealerships. There will also be new improvements and functions added on a regular basis, we have some very innovative ideas and we want to give our customers the easiest and most informative website to use in the industry.

If you would like to suggest any improvements or give any feedback on the ne...

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The first main dealer only comparison site

First Car Leasing Comparison Site, For Main Dealers Only!

Lease Cars Direct has changed, All the car leasing deals you see on the www.Leasecarsdirect.co.uk website are now added direct by Official Franchised UK Dealerships.

This gives our Car leasing customers peace of mind knowing they are not taking the risk of dealing with brokers who may not have a Consumer Credit License or Data protection license in place.

The customer deals direct with the supplying dealership, this reduces mistakes, ...

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