Krystal confirms new UK dealer
Nov09

Krystal confirms new UK dealer

The owner of Krystal UK, Nick Clarke, has announced a new Cambridgeshire dealer, establishing a stronger presence for the popular manufacturer. The appointment of ACF Limousines as the latest UK authorised dealer for its range of Krystal USA’s stretch limousines brings twenty years of experience of working in vehicle sales, leasing and servicing to the table. Nick commented; “We are delighted to have signed yet another first-class...

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People Carriers given the limo touch by Lakeview
Oct02

People Carriers given the limo touch by Lakeview

Lakeview Custom Coach is offering a range of stunning Dodge Sprinters with limousine style interiors. The 2007 Dodge Sprinters produced by Mercedes Benz are available as a ten passenger Executive and a fourteen passenger double “J” seat models. Inside is a double 32″ LCD TV’s, high and low bars, satellite TV and satellite radio. The Executive model also contains captain’s chairs which recline to 45 degrees and...

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Operators are not using alcohol laws to full extent
Oct02

Operators are not using alcohol laws to full extent

There are now laws governing the sale and consumption of alcohol in limousines. David Preece discovers how you can benefit from the rules… Many clients who hire limousines for an occasion, whether it be an 80th birthday or party night out with friends, it is generally expected that alcohol will be provided with the vehicle. Done in the right way, booze can turn a good experience into a great one – so to ensure everything goes...

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Councillor angered at plan for Dublin bus lanes
Oct02

Councillor angered at plan for Dublin bus lanes

A Labour councillor in Dublin has expressed outrage at plans to allow limousines use the city’s bus lanes. The Taxi Regulator wants the Department of Transport to allow the stretch vehicles drive down lanes currently reserved for buses and taxis. The city council’s transport committee meets this afternoon to discuss the idea and pass on its views. Labour’s Andrew Montague says he will be expressing strong opposition...

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Something old, something new for hire firm
Oct02

Something old, something new for hire firm

A chauffeur hire business in Sussex is celebrating the arrival of a vehicle which has led to an influx of bookings. Platinum Cars (Sussex) has recently taken delivery of a classic 1971 Mercedes-Benz limousine which has been specifically tailored to match the rest of the busy company’s fleet. Jentree classic coachworks based in Eastbourne, East Sussex matched the bodywork of Platinum’s current Mercedes-Benz S-Class so the company can...

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Limo licensing shake-up for Leeds
Oct02

Limo licensing shake-up for Leeds

Limo operators in Leeds, Yorkshire have been contacted by local authorities urging them to get licensed or be a risk of going to jail. The City Council has been contacting businesses in the area who are listed in local directories as offering a ‘hire and reward’ service as it launches a consultation exercise aimed at getting the industry licensed. Documents have been sent which highlight the changes which are planned to come into...

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