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What does the Autumn Budget 2017 mean for motorists?

Chancellor Phillip Hammond announced significant changes to his 2017 Autumn Budget, a large amount of which will affect motorists around the country. Here are some of the highlights:

  • Fuel duty has been frozen for the 8th consecutive year in a row, saving the average driver a cumulative £850 by April 2019.
  • The Fuel Benefit Charge and Van Benefit Charge will increase by RPI from the 6th of April, 2018.
  • Existing diesel supplement in company car tax to rise by 1%
  • Sale of new diesel cars that don’t meet latest emissions standards will have a one-off tax increase from April. This would mean that a Ford Fiesta that currently not meet the standards will see a one off £20 rise and whilst vehicles in the top band such as a Porsche Cayenne would receive a £500 one off increase
  • £220m made available to local authorities in England to improve air quality in the most polluted areas
  • £400m has also been made available to improve plug-in vehicle charging infrastructure, with an extra £100m in plug-in-car grant £40m in charging R&D
  • HRMC will clarify the law for people who are charging their Electric Vehicles at work will not face a BIK charge from next year

If you have any questions on how the new budget will affect you, don’t hesitate to give us a call.


We are hiring!

What are we looking for?
We are looking for a sales executive based at our head office in Altrincham, Cheshire

We want an ambitious, dedicated team player, ideally with an automotive background, keen to grow their portfolio of clients in this highly competitive market.

Job specification:

  • Dealing with large volumes of sales enquiries by telephone and email
  • Communication with clients, dealerships and finance houses to ensure a smooth process from enquiry to delivery
  • Cold-calling and lead development
  • Research and advice on products and vehicles
  • Customer care – queries, issue handling

Skills required:

  • Self-driven and quick thinker
  • The ability to work in a fast paced team
  • Good level of numeracy
  • Excellent written and verbal skills
  • A strong communicator
  • Motor trade experience would be an advantage

What do we offer?
We offer a competitive salary package with target-based bonus structure. We provide training in order to enhance your skill-set and knowledge.

If you wish to apply for this role please email your CV along with a covering letter outlining why you are ideal for this exciting role to Sales Director,