Volvo has launched in Russia service “automobile subscription”

Volvo запустила в России сервис «автомобиль по подписке»

To buy a car there are several financial schemes: for cash, on credit, leasing. The last option is commonly practiced by legal persons. A car, usually take a short period of time – for vacations or business trips. Volvo offers the Russians a fundamentally new product.

The car subscription service long-term rental, does not imply his redemption. It already operates in the US and Europe, with the Volvo brand became one of the pioneers in its promotion. So far, however, the scheme has not become popular, and works in the status of the pilot projects of several premium brands in certain cities of the world. This month she is in Russia.

Rent period – from one month to one year. At first customers only crossover XC60 in rich picking Inscription with a gasoline turbo engine in 249 forces. Monthly fee with an annual contract is 59 500 rubles. Thus, the year rental will cost 714 000. The price includes insurance, tax, roadside assistance, winter tyres (including the cost of storage and replacement), as well as a kind of “automatic deduction of traffic fines”. Payment of petrol, cleaning and Parking – at the customer’s expense.

There are also limitations. Mileage for the year must not exceed 30 000 kilometers, and the area of use of the machine is confined to the Central and northwestern Federal districts. In other words, long trips are available to the client in a limited manner.

If the service will be in demand, the Park and the set of models surely will expand.