Northgate Plc – the UK’s market leader in commercial vehicle hire with a fleet of over 44,000 commercial vehicles – is to take delivery of a further 300 Peugeot vans raising its Peugeot fleet to almost 2,500 vehicles. The new Peugeot vehicles include the Boxer, Expert and 206 van all of which will be economically fuelled by diesel. There are currently some 2,100 Peugeot vehicles on the Northgate fleet.
Phil Moorhouse, Managing Director UK rental, Northgate Vehicle Hire Limited comments: "We are delighted that Peugeot are now one of our major suppliers, our technical people are very impressed with the specification and reliability of the range."
Northgate Plc has its headquarters in Darlington, County Durham, but operates Nationwide via the Northgate Network. The Northgate Network consists of 70 hire locations based throughout the UK and Ireland. Each hire location is autonomous and offers the full range of Northgate products and services including NORFLEX, the group’s flexible rental product.
This product is an alternative to contract hire, purchase and fleet management. Customers with a NORFLEX fleet can add to, change or reduce their fleet of vehicles at any time as there are no termination penalties and mileage does not have to be predicted.Published 26 April 2003