Amanda Stretton and Darren Selig reflect on the last twelve months for the luxury car market, discuss the quickening march of electric vehicles, and talk with industry expert Jonathan Franklin about why he’s bought a Yaris GR to accompany his soon-to-arrive 992 GT3!
Selected quotes from this episode
On the purpose of the Fund Your Passion podcast
JBR is a high value lender, lending 25 thousand pounds upwards to the millions. But that really that’s the boring finance side – what it is that we like is our customers and the passion that we share for their cars. We’re interested in hearing about the transformation of the market, moving from combustion engines into electric vehicles and we are just really fascinated by the entire sector. The sector is full of fantastic characters, some very quirky characters. It’s never dull, and it’s really about bringing that community together and understanding what they want and being able to provide financial solutions to fund their passion.
On the consumer view of electric cars
If I bought a petrol or diesel car now, how is the future value of my car going to be affected by the change? Where will the market be in that four years time, in a consumer’s thought process, and this may or may not significantly affect the value of the car I am buying today.