The three most prevalent ways to acquire a car are cash, finance and operating leasing. In the first case, the customer has full ownership of the vehicle, in the second case there is a retention of ownership up to the total remuneration and in the third there is no ownership since the vehicle is just being used.
For freelancers, individual businesses and any form of company, there are tax advantages, they can choose a more expensive vehicle or more expensive equipment without worrying about its after-sale value and save time since management is carried out by VWFS Hellas SA.
The owner of the car is VWFS Hellas SA and therefore the lease is not considered as assets in the companies’ balance sheet and the invoices are declared as an expense.
Working days are Monday to Friday, from 09.00-17.00.
There is a 24-hour Road Service line which records all required information and gives the necessary instructions for all procedures to be followed.
The customer can choose any vehicle from the VW Group (VW, Audi, Skoda).
The car can be driven by more than one driver if that is officially declared by the Lessee. Note that a driver under the age of 23 or less than one year of acquiring a driving license will be charged a new driver's insurance cost. If the vehicle is a truck, they should have a driving license for a light truck category.
Good and careful usage requires regular checks and regular maintenance, issue of emission control card after the first year and KTEO control shortly before the 4th year of age of the car.
It is possible for a private individual to lease a car if he wishes since he will pay a pre-determined rent including all services along with the benefits from VWFS Hellas AE's corporate discounts.
Only if the Lessee has informed the Lessor in written on time and has received the relevant approval for the issue of the green card.
In the event of a vehicle being damaged or immobilized, you must inform the Road Assistance Call Center on an 24-hour service line for the car to be towed to an associated workshop.
The Lessee must immediately declare theft to the nearest Police Station and request a copy of the statement. Afterwards,, he should communicate with the Road Service Center and VWFS Hellas SA as well.