Motability Car News For Quarter 2 2020
As Motability are unable able to accept any new orders, the latest vehicle Advance Payment prices for the Motability Scheme has not been launched as usual on 1 April 2020. Motability will continue to monitor the situation and manufacturers will publish prices for this quarter when they receive approval from Motability.
Latest Motability Scheme Updates
If you are coming to the end of your current lease, Motability will automatically extend it for six months. There is no need to contact them, and they will also extend your insurance automatically.
MOT test dates have also been extended by 6 months. All vehicles have automatically been given a new 6 month MOT test exemption if it's due on or after 30 March 2020.
Most non-essential service, maintenance and repairs have been cancelled as dealers close their doors, but some garages have started to re-open with a limited workforce to maintain the vehicles of Key Workers.
The RAC will continue to offer an emergency breakdown service during this time.
Many Kwik Fit centres are still open. They also offer a mobile service.
The insurer of all Motability vehicles, RSA Motability, are still able to handle claims.
If you are planning on leaving the Motability Scheme at the end of your lease, we suggest you contact Motability directly to discuss this.
Motability Scheme Q&A Plus COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Updates
Motability have put together a handy Q&A for current customers who have questions about how the Coronavirus will affect the running of the scheme.
This advice covers the common questions that have been asked by Motability customers over recent weeks, including questions about servicing and maintenance, MOT tests, insurance, named drivers, lease extensions and delayed PIP reassessments.
Customer Satisfaction Rated At 98% For 8 Years
The Motability Scheme helps disabled people stay active and mobile by allowing them to exchange their mobility allowance for a brand new car. The agreement runs for 3 years and pretty much every cost is covered, including insurance for up to 3 named drivers, all maintenance and servicing, tyre and windscreen cover, full breakdown cover plus a 60,000 miles’ mileage allowance.
It's such a good package, that overall customer satisfaction has been independently measured at 98% for eight consecutive years. Join the 600,000 Motability customers who already enjoy the peace of mind that comes as standard with every car leased through the Motability Scheme.