Kia UK is aiming to drum up fleet SMR work in its UK vendor community with the launch of the Kia Enterprise Service Promise.
Fleets historically have the work carried out elsewhere on the grounds of value.
The brand new Kia Enterprise Service Promise is out there throughout Kia’s 192 UK vendor companions, permitting any Kia qualifying fleet automotive to learn from producer servicing at a nationwide hourly business-labour fee of £49 plus VAT.
Enterprise clients additionally a ten% low cost on components costs, with MOTs priced at £35.
There isn’t any subscription, and the ‘Promise’ is open to any qualifying Kia fleet buyer, with autos appraised via an automatic service reserving system.
John Hargreaves, Normal Supervisor for Fleet and Remarketing at Kia UK Restricted, mentioned: “Fleets historically miss out on all the advantages related to major vendor servicing, as a result of there’s a concern that they’re costlier or that they’re primarily centered on retail clients – which means fleets miss out on Kia-trained service technicians, real components and most residual values.
“The Enterprise Service Promise is multi-faceted in its strategy, providing companies a number of causes to keep up their autos at a Kia dealership.
Hargreaves mentioned the brand new hourly fee was aggressive and automobiles with a major vendor service historical past had higher residuals.