Each member of our field research team drives between 15,000 and 20,000 miles a year, so we need vehicles which are both efficient and reliable – Calum Graham
The company, which operates nationwide from a network of eight city locations, has taken delivery of eight Yaris Hybrid. Each has been wrapped in CoStar’s distinctive corporate livery.
Calum Graham, of CoStar’s Field Research Operations, said: “Each member of our field research team drives between 15,000 and 20,000 miles a year, so we need vehicles which are both efficient and reliable. We’ve found that hybrid technology is the ideal solution, with the added benefit of lower emissions. These factors make Yaris a cost-effective proposition that also contributes to our business’s environmental profile.”
CoStar provides a comprehensive on-line database service for commercial property professionals, conducting real-time monitoring of the status of more than 400,000 commercial buildings across the UK. Tracking information such as lettings, sales, tenancy, lease expiries and demolition, it provides state-of-the-art research that helps thousands of property professionals make faster and better informed decisions.
Yaris Hybrid remains unique in the market as a full hybrid supermini. Its powertrain delivers a smooth, easy drive together with exceptional fuel economy and CO2 emissions; official combined cycle figures are from 75g/km* and 85.6mpg*. The low carbon emissions secure exemption from annual road tax (VED) and earn a low benefit-in-kind tax rating for company car drivers. Toyota’s hybrid technology has built a reputation for robustness and lasting quality, and has comparatively low maintenance requirements.
* with 15in wheels.