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I have used First Vehicle Finance a few times now, I would never go anywhere else. They are extremely professional, understand customer needs and very competitive in price. David has been fantastic as always and always follows up on after sales care. I would highly recommend them.

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FVF have been suppyling our vehicles for the last 9 years. They make everything seem so easy and straight forward. They even brought a car to us to test drive when all the local dealers did not have the car we were looking for. The team are so helpful and friendly.
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Dean Nash

Good Morning Chris
Just reporting back on my new company car I recieved from you yesterday. Very impressed on the model and spec of the car,what is also incredible is that its a bigger engine than my previouse model yet it has a lower emission output.This is good from a tax point but also better for the enviroment.The MPG is also better so that will result in operating cost for the company being lower. I have to say that when my old car was collected it was a bit sad as it had given me 3 years of trouble free motoring.I had not even had to change one single light bulb on the car during that time.Look forward to the next three years of motoring with my new car. Thanks again for all the help with giving me and my colleques all the P11D information for us to send to the HMRC office regarding personal taxation liability and the delivery was right on the day specified.
Best Regards
Gary Day

Gary Day

Helpful and friendly team of people. We have been using First Finance for a number of years now and would highly recommend them.

Jacqueline Wilson-Brown


David - a quick note to thank you for sorting out the X3.

The car arrived at 9:10 this morning, and Bernard Rooney followed up with a call to see if everything was ok.

I did not expect this level of service as we had not bought from you before, and I'm delighted.

Thanks for all your help over the months on sorting out the finance and spec on my X3 and June and John's X1.

Many companies spout about excellent customer service but few deliver like your company has.

Thanks again, Giles

Giles Blackburn

Will Chan
I had dealt with First Vehicle Finance before and on both occasions I have found the service to be excellent. They listen to the requirements and deliver.

Will Chan

Hi Richard

The car arrived today and I just want to say 'thank you' for your work and your support in getting it to me ready for my move on Saturday. You made it very easy for me and gave me confidence throughout that it was all under control.

I really appreciate you doing all of this and wish you a great Easter weekend.

All the very best

David

David James

Hi David,
I Received my Volvo V40 R Design today and could not be happier. The car has more than met my expectations, but just as important the service from you has been impeccable throughout. From the initial very competitive quote, all the way through to the delivery today was a pleasure that I could not fault in any way. Keep up the exceptional work, Thanks a lot.

Angela Clarke

Hi Will I am currently out the country working, I have been in regular contact with my wife she told me that the transfer of the vehicles went down without a hitch, unfortunately I was in Iraq when this all happened so as yet I have not seen the car in the flesh, but I would just like to take this opportunity to thank you for all your help from start to finish of the process, I had a good experience the first time I dealt with you and have had another flawless experience this time and I look forward to dealing with you again in another 3 years thanks agaim Will.

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Archie Tannock

Archie Tannock

Car arrived before time and is completely as expected, with no disappointments.

Thanks for your help, which in the time frame, went beyond exemplary. The service given was first class and I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend you to anyone.

Kind regards

Graham

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Leasing a BMW X4 review

Safety rating – 5/5
MPG 44.1 - 52.3
CO2 emissions 138 - 205 g/km
First year road tax £515 - £1,240
leasing a bmw x4 review

Now if you want an understated car that does not attract much attention, the BMW X4 is not the car you are looking for !

Like Brexit or Marmite there are opposing points of view on the BMW X4. But no matter what you think of the X4’s SUV-cum-coupé look, BMW certainly ensures it stands out. But if you’re unsure – do not buy this car but lease it! Lease it for 24 – 36 months and if you don’t like it after that time simply hand it back (terms and conditions apply). But we doubt you will be!

Driving BMW X4
The BMW X4 is an even better drive than the already impressive BMW X3, BMW has firmed up the suspension and pushed the rear wheels farther apart. As a result it handles remarkably well for such a tall car, turning into corners swiftly and suffering from little body lean. It is true that a Porsche Macan has more communicative steering, but the BMW X4’s still offers plenty of reassurance. The X4 is also good at absorbing bumps and potholes. BMW X4 Interior The elevated driving position that attracts many people to SUVs is done well in the X4.

While BMW does charge extra for adjustable lumbar support, this is a relatively cheap option and one we’d definitely recommend adding.

By contrast, rear parking sensors and a reversing camera are standard across the range. And they’re welcome, given the big blindspots created by the steep angle of the rear window and the thick pillars surrounding it.

BMW X4 Interior
The elevated driving position that attracts many people to SUVs is done well in the X4. While BMW does charge extra for adjustable lumbar support, this is a relatively cheap option and one we’d recommend adding.

By contrast, rear parking sensors and a reversing camera are standard across the range. And they’re welcome, given the big blind spots created by the steep angle of the rear window and the thick pillars surrounding it.

leasing a bmw x4 review

Space & practicality of BMW X4
The front is very spacious and there is plenty leg room in the back even for a 6-foot man, however due to the plunging roof line a 6-footer will have to slouch in the rear seat or sit with their heads pushed up against the roof lining. It is a squeeze to get 3 people in the back due to the narrow central rear seat. And the rear door openings are a little on the small side, so getting in and out could be easier.

On the other hand, the well-shaped boot is big enough to swallow several large suitcases with ease, while the rear seats lie flat when folded down to make it easy to load longer items.

Verdict

It’s looks are as divisive as it’s very proposition but getting noticed is part of its job and the new X4 certainly does that.

The BMW X4 is a prime example of ‘have your cake and eat it’. It’s fast but frugal, practical yet aesthetically stylish to the eye – and, sometimes, trying to cram a load of conflicting characteristics into one product can lead to a severely compromised result. But to drive the new X4 is to understand it. As SUVs go, no matter what their exterior shape, this BMW is one of the most rewarding to steer.

While it comes with a price tag of between £45 000 - £50 000 to buy we suggest leasing. Your annual out lay will be much less than buying the vehicle. If after 24 – 36 month (terms and conditions apply) you do not like driving such an opulent – stand out car, simply bring it back and we can help you find a new one.

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Posted on 16th March 2019 at 4:13 PM

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