Remembering 2004: COIF Excursion limo announced for UK Market
Feb07

Remembering 2004: COIF Excursion limo announced for UK Market

2013, is our tenth year of producing news, reviews and features for the chauffeur and limousine industries in the UK. On these pages, we will be highlighting stories and issues we have published over the past decade. 2004 Archive: Executive Coach Europe has announced it is to make the worlds only right-hand drive Ford Excursions for the UK’s limousine market. Since the opening of ECB’s 15 acre factory in Springfield Missouri,...

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Rover 75 Chauffeur Service at Farnborough Airshow

The Farnborough Airshow was well served with impressive displays from MG Rover as it supplied a top class chauffeur service for VIP’s. Visitors to the show were personally chauffeured by a fleet of Royal Blue Rover 75 Saloon and limousine cars, to a destination within the event, of their choice. The new 2004 Rover 75 Limousine, derived from the successful Rover 75 Saloon with a 200mm longer wheelbase is now Longbridge-built and...

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Chauffeur firm gets marketing advice from the workers themselves

Company bosses who invite their employees to express their views and opinions about the organisation they work for are few are far between – but an established chauffeur company in Middlesex is doing just that! Arscott Chauffeur Services based in Ashford has hired a top management consultant who has spent three months monitoring the business and finding ways of not just improving the efficiency of the service and reducing...

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All is not lost – advises replacement chauffeur vehicle hire firm

Many chauffeurs would think that if they have been involved in an accident and their vehicle was unfit to drive – they would have to let down future bookings until the vehicle is fixed. Just hiring a suitable car to carry out your normal duties from a normal car hire company is always out of the question as insurance and licensing issues will get in the way and will put you at risk if the worst happens. However, there is another...

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First Limousine and Chauffeur Show announced

Plans to host the UK’s first show dedicated to displaying the world’s must luxurious stretched limousines and prestigious cars have been revealed. The Limousine and Chauffeur Show will open to the public and chauffeuring industry in September 2005. It is planned to bring together the world’s biggest American limousine manufacturers to display the newest innovations and vehicles, including some of the world’s most desirable executive...

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Is your limousine illegal? Guidelines from Police Force

This will make interesting reading if you are a limousine operator. One of our readers handed this document to The Chauffeur Magazine which has been written by a traffic officer from Derbyshire Traffic Police. It has apparently been distributed to other police forces in the UK. We have not edited this document, so it delivers you the true facts… An area of road transport law which causes confusion and, it seems, has slipped...

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