ReFLEX Orkney aims to significantly increase electric vehicle use in Orkney because they are more affordable and greener to drive and repair.
To kick this off we have introductory discounts to make leasing electric cars and vans even more affordable with special rates exclusive to Orkney residents, with an offer that includes replacement vehicles, enhanced warranty, and easy trade-in.
You could save around £80 per month on the market lease rate and around £4,000 in total on a new car lease.
Drive green, save green. Electric vehicles are already more affordable and greener to drive and repair than petrol and diesel cars. ReFLEX Orkney offers a rare opportunity to save even more.
Choose from the full range of electric vehicles offered by our supplier DriveElectric. When you take a look remember that the ReFLEX Orkney leases cost less than the prices shown on their website.
Below-market rates. Save around £80 per month on the market lease rate through an outstanding discounted lease only available to Orkney residents.
Long-term savings. Save around £4,000 in total on a new car lease.
Lease prices include VAT.
Leasing is managed locally in Orkney by Jonathan Porterfield of Eco-cars, who has been supplying electric vehicles to Orcadians for many years and is working in partnership with ReFLEX Orkney’s experienced electric vehicle suppliers, DriveElectric.
Grant-supported. At the start of the ReFLEX project, grant funding is being used to support the affordable electric vehicle leases offered to Orkney residents. The grant is applied in a way that gives the highest percentage of discount to the lowest cost vehicles, with the aim of making them affordable to people who would previously not have been able to afford an electric vehicle.
FCA-regulated lease agreement. All leases will be managed by our experienced electric vehicle suppliers, DriveElectric.
Two- to four-year term. Leasing on a personal contract hire basis.*
Exclusions apply including:
Insurance. All leases require full comprehensive insurance when you collect your electric vehicle and for the duration of the lease.
Telematics - An integral part of the Orkney energy system. ReFLEX vehicles may be set up with a telematics device, to monitor the battery and performance information so it can be used as a flexible energy storage asset within the wider integrated energy system of ReFLEX Orkney. This is key to the research aims of the project to decarbonise Orkney. If your vehicle has one you will be able to have an app on your phone, so you can see the data too. For further details on data use in the project please see our privacy notice.
Do you live in the outer or inner isles? Check out our Isles residents factsheet for info on accessing ReFLEX Orkney's services where you live.
The full range of DriveElectric's vehicles are available to lease new from £99 a month. Save significantly on the standard DriveElectric lease rates advertised on their website.****
Visit the DriveElectric website to explore your options and arrange a follow-up call to access the ReFLEX Orkney exclusive lease rates.
Get in touch with ReFLEX Orkney to arrange a local test drive and discuss our exclusive support package.
Save money and further reduce your carbon footprint when you combine your electric vehicle with:
A smart charger. Fast, convenient, flexible charging at home if your have off road parking. We'll arrange installation and help you apply for grants that cover a significant amount of the cost to install a charger, and we'll make a contribution towards survey and installation costs too.
* Your lease will be a Contract Hire Agreement. Excess milage and vehicle damage charges other than fair wear and tear may be payable. All contracts are subject to terms and conditions as detailed in the Contract Hire agreement. Early termination fees may apply if you wish to end the agreement early. Administrative fees and charges for delivery, including ferry, will apply.
REFLEX Orkney Ltd is an authorised representative of Fleetdrive Management Ltd. We may receive a commission for introducing your business. ‘DriveElectric’ is a trading style of Fleetdrive Management Ltd which is a credit broker, not a lender, and is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority FCA ref. 678978. Vehicles shown are for illustration purposes only. All offers are subject to change at any time and are subject to finance approval and vehicle availability. All prices are inclusive of VAT unless otherwise stated and are correct at date of publication.
** ReFLEX reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to limit the availability of the ReFLEX lease rates at launch until September 2021 or the first 200 EVs leased, whichever comes first, and also to limit the discount available on certain makes and models at any time.
*** Access to a longer-range vehicle for long-distance trips to other parts of the UK will be subject to availability, and include a small daily charge and insurance excess.
**** Exclusions may apply.