Jun 19, 2017: Rockar has positioned itself as a revolution in car retailing and its founder Simon Dixon is looking to change the industry with his business model. Instead of operating from traditional new car dealerships, Rockar is focused around an online sale...

 

Jun 15, 2017: The automotive industry is undergoing a period of rapid and radical transformation fueled by a range of technological innovations, digital advancements and wave after wave of new entrants and alternative business models; as a result, the entire sec...

 

Apr 18, 2017: Under the headline 'Drivers face car loan crackdown to avoid new financial crisis', the Daily Telegraph reported on Saturday that regulators are looking at the need for tougher affordability tests for car loans in the UK. ...

 

Nov 24, 2016: Bob Rinaldi is a firm optimist when forecasting the future of equipment leasing in the US. ...

 

Nov 07, 2016: Professor Peter Cooke who died last week will be a sad and significant loss to the automotive community. ...

 

Oct 17, 2016: Investec Asset Finance plc (IAF) marks its 10th anniversary in the asset finance market this year, with a decade of consistent growth behind it. Andy Hart, who took over from Mike Francis as head of asset finance back in April, said the company rel...

 

Oct 01, 2016: One month after launching a leasing programme for his Tesla Model S and Model X cars, Tesla’s boss, Elon Musk, has established a space programme – with Mars in its sights ...

 

Aug 03, 2016: Asset Finance International editor Brian Rogerson profiles the new director general of Leaseurope Leon Dhaene, Leaseurope and Eurofinas’ new director general is a man with a vision. He is determined to re-organize Europe’s principal consumer and a...

 

Jun 01, 2016: A wind of change is blowing through the factories and design centers of the world. Intensified customer expectations, forged in the age of Twitter, Facebook and Uber have changed the game beyond all recognition. ...

 

Mar 02, 2016: Apple carts were probably invented for Boris Johnson to upset them. The Member of Parliament & London Mayor’s announcement he will be joining the ‘Leave’ campaign would have sent a mild degree of panic through parts of Westminster. The politic...