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How to become a racing driver
By Chris Taylor
22-08-2018
How to become a racing driver
When considering a future in motorsport racing, it is sometimes important to start young, although not every professional starts their career early in go-karts some of Britain’s top motoring greats including the likes of Jenson Button, Lewis Hamilton and David Coulthard from recent history. Karti...
All Car Leasing New home page
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15-08-2018
All Car Leasing New home page
We have been working hard to provide our customers with a better service and our development continues with the first phase of changes coming in to effect today 15/08/2018. We have made significant changes to the home page. Why the change?Since our new website was launched in March 2018 we have...
Budget Crossovers You Can Lease Today
By Ronnie
14-08-2018
Budget Crossovers You Can Lease To...
Crossovers are quickly becoming one of the most popular car types on the market (we’ve covered what exactly is a crossover in this article) thanks to its bigger exterior, loftier ride and hatchback economy – what’s not to like? In this blog, we take a look at some of the cheapest crossovers on...
SEAT Leon Cupra 300 Returns To Cupra 290
By Chris Taylor
14-08-2018
SEAT Leon Cupra 300 Returns To Cup...
One of the latest manufacturers facing difficulty over the new Worldwide Harmonized Light Vehicle Test Procedure (WLTP) is SEAT. More specifically, the model facing issues is the highly desirable Leon Cupra 300, the manufacturers only hot hatchback. If you aren't clued up on the new testing standard...
Leasing Myths Debunked – Car Insurance and Leasing A Car
By Ronnie
09-08-2018
Leasing Myths Debunked – Car Ins...
In another post in our series of leasing myths debunked we take a look at another myth which completely surprises us every time that people believe it; that insuring a leased car is a hassle or in some cases more expensive than a used car or a car purchased through another type of finance! This is o...
Car Leasing Care - Maintenance
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08-08-2018
Car Leasing Care - Maintenance
Every lease vehicle is offered with maintenance, although this will increase the monthly rentals a variety of factors are considered including how many miles you drive, the type of vehicle you are leasing and the cost of maintenance on that vehicle. Car leasing maintenance is optional and servicin...
Heatwave Heroes
By Chris Taylor
03-08-2018
Heatwave Heroes
So, we've finally been blessed with a proper British summer. You've been to a record breaking amount of barbecues in the space of four weeks, there has been enough Cornettos consumed to border on a national shortage and it's the only time of year you gain a minor bit of jealousy for those that drive...
Leasing Myths Debunked - You have to pay a massive deposit
By Ronnie
02-08-2018
Leasing Myths Debunked - You have ...
In another post in our series of Leasing Myths we look at a common comment we get when we launch a new advert which goes along the lines of “I bet there’s a huge deposit to pay!” – this comment is most commonly left by those who have never leased before and don’t understand how a leasing&n...
Alloy Wheel Quiz
By Chris Taylor
31-07-2018
Alloy Wheel Quiz
Having a nice set of alloy wheels is the car enthusiasts equivalent to having a great pair of shoes, they add an extra dimension of style and beauty to make a car stand out. In the past, alloy wheels were pretty much exclusive to super car owners, it wasn't until the past century that car manufactur...
New Mercedes-Benz A-Class Saloon Revealed
By Chris Taylor
28-07-2018
New Mercedes-Benz A-Class Saloon R...
Revealed at the Beijing Motor Show earlier this year, the new Mercedes A-Class Saloon is set to replace the popular CLA-Class and compete against the Audi A3 Saloon. Like with the CLA, it shares similar styling to the A-Class hatchback model it is based from and that includes the incredible new inte...
Fringe Cars You May Not Have Considered But Should in 2018
By Ronnie
27-07-2018
Fringe Cars You May Not Have Consi...
Next time you're on the road surrounding by a few cars, perhaps a traffic jam, have a look around and see what cars are around you. Do you see the same ones over and over again? If you're looking for a new car but you don't want to just get what everyone else has got and want to break away then why ...
All Car Leasing announce new Altrincham FC Sponsorship
By Ronnie
24-07-2018
All Car Leasing announce new Altri...
We at All Car Leasing have always tried to support local business, charities and clubs throughout our local area of Cheshire and Manchester and today we're pleased to announce our new partnership with National League North side Altrincham FC. The club have recently secured promotion and there's a re...
Leasing Myths Debunked - Leasing vs buying used
By Ronnie
17-07-2018
Leasing Myths Debunked - Leasing v...
In yet another post in our leasing myths debunked series we are going to explore the myth that new cars, whether it’s PCP, HP or leasing, is a ‘mug’s game’ and only buying used makes sense. We are a leasing company so in this article we are going to run through the pros and cons of leasing v...
What are the Different Types of Hybrid cars?
By Richard
16-07-2018
What are the Different Types of Hy...
The concept of alternative fuel and eco-friendly vehicles has been in development for decades, the first hybrid to be mass produced was the Toyota Hybrid in 1991, which was only available in Japan. Since then Hybrid vehicles have been a growing market for the last twenty years with more and more man...
The New 2019 BMW 8-Series
By Chris Taylor
16-07-2018
The New 2019 BMW 8-Series
The 8-series marque has long been forgotten since its debut in 1989, original production lasted for 10 years and was powered by either a V8 or V12 petrol engine. Ending production in 1999 due to a lack of demand, BMW discontinued the model, eventually replacing the marque 20 years later sharing the ...
Over The Limit
By AllCarLeasing
13-07-2018
Over The Limit
We did the maths on some of the nations most popular foods that contain alcohol to see how many servings it would take to be over the legal limit to drive. You won’t be surprised to learn that most of these foods are mostly eaten over the Christmas period either, making drivers sneakily susceptibl...
Leasing Myths Debunked - Depreciation and Equity
By Ronnie
13-07-2018
Leasing Myths Debunked - Depreciat...
One of the biggest myths we encountered and get asked about all the time is that car leasing is ‘dead money’ and akin to renting a house and paying for someone else’s mortgage. Well, we’re here to finally put an end to this myth with some simple maths and to explain how leasing works in term...
Love Island 2018 - If Islanders Were Cars
By Ronnie
12-07-2018
Love Island 2018 - If Islanders We...
Love Island 2018 has swept the nation and the All Car Leasing office with constant drama. This year's islanders got us thinking about what cars are the most similar to the islanders. The below blog is the fruit of our labour!Georgia Steel - The loyal BMW M3 • One of the loudest islanders • Loy...
Toyota Annouces New Club Series Blue Edition For The GT86
By Chris Taylor
10-07-2018
Toyota Annouces New Club Series Bl...
Despite most of the hype surrounding Toyota at the moment revolving around the brand new Supra, it was completely unexpected that the Japanese manufacturer would release yet another special edition model for their current signature sports coupe. After the success of their 'Club Series Orange' model ...
What makes a car a GT?
By AllCarLeasing
04-07-2018
What makes a car a GT?
What is a Grand Tourer There are many cars that claim to be a Grand Tourer or GT but in all of this noise, we aim to clear up the definition of what is a Grand Tourer and maybe even find the best modern GT available new in 2018. First of all let us break down what Grand Tourer means. Firstly is ...
UK Heatwave: Are you car tyres melting?
By Ronnie
02-07-2018
UK Heatwave: Are you car tyres mel...
Towards the end of June and the beginning of July 2018 the weather went from warm to scorching up and down the country in the blink of an eye. This has led to warnings of a possible hosepipe ban, warnings about taking dogs out in the sun and tragic fires starting. Although we all wish for a nice hot...
Limited Edition Cars
By Chris Taylor
26-06-2018
Limited Edition Cars
From time to time it's great to have the opportunity to get hold of a special edition model, with some holding their value much longer than standard models they are particularly desirable to collectors and those that value exclusivity. These models come in a variety of different styles, some have in...
How much fuel will using air con use?
By Ronnie
26-06-2018
How much fuel will using air con u...
June 2018 has brought another heatwave to Britain which has set the temperatures soaring up and down the country to over 30 degrees in some areas. It's certainly one of the hottest summers we've ever experienced here at All Car Leasing and it's got everyone talking about the air con on the way in an...
2018 Volvo S60
By Chris Taylor
21-06-2018
2018 Volvo S60
Volvo has unveiled the latest model to receive a face-lift, the new S60 will be joining the likes of the new V40, V90, S90, XC60 and XC90 with it's styling changes, meaning the model will feature the new 'thor-hammer' headlights, revised front & rear bumpers, upgraded infotainment system and all...