Industry Commentary

In our drive to enhance motor retail performance, please find the latest news and publications from ASE, each with the aim to optimise performance or mitigate risk and to support operational excellence.

Previous ASE publications can also be accessed in the ASE archive.

ASE Budget BookThe Budget 2015

Our summary of the main tax rates and changes announced in the recent Chancellor's budget

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Driving Force Issue 30

Driving Force - Winter 2014

Read via our e-zine online now, download or call for a copy of the magazine.

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Advisory Fuel Rates for Company Car DriversAdvisory Fuel Rates for Company Car Drivers

HMRC announce changes to advisory fuel rates from 1 March 2015.

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Chris Harris, HR Owen, talks to ASE/Motor Trader

Chris Harris, Marketing & Customer Director talks about HR Owen has reinvented itself as a cutting edge dealer group.

ASE/Motor Trader Financial Conference 2014

Pieter van de KerkhofClick To Play Video

View highlights from the 2014 ASE/Motor Trader Financial Conference.

Trevor Jones upbeat on dealer performance

As UK car dealers see record levels of profitability, ASE founder Trevor Jones talks to Motor Trader editor Curtis Hutchinson about the current state of play in the car retailing sector.

Autumn Statement 2013ASE outline Autumn Statement impact on the industry

December 2013

ASE Autumn Statement Summary booklet

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Monthly Profitabililty June 2013New UK GAAP - a big change to the UK reporting framework

October 2013

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