The Rapido Group has signed a pan-European partnership with FCA Bank, in collaboration with Sofinco, a Crédit Agricole Consumer Finance brand specializing in consumer credit, leading to the creation of Rapido Groupe Finance.
The new business will provide financial services to the Rapido Group’s dealer network and end customers in various European countries through FCA Bank and, in France, through Sofinco, according to a news release.
The agreement covers the entire range of vehicles manufactured by the Rapido Group, which with its ten brands spans from vans and campers –Rapido, Itineo, Fleurette, Florium, and Giottiline– to fitted vans –Campérêve, Dreamer, Stylevan, Westfalia, and WildAx.
These RV products provided the quality and style that have built the Rapido Group’s international reputation.
Through its new partnership with the Rapido Group, FCA Bank is fostering its role as a mobility leader, extending its presence in an ever-expanding sector throughout Europe, which has seen record growth in recent years in terms of vehicle registrations.
FCA Bank S.p.A. is a bank mainly engaged in the car financing and mobility sector. It provides financial products to support the sales of prestigious car brands in Italy and Europe.
The credit, leasing, rental, and mobility financing programs provided by FCA Bank S.p.A. are designed explicitly for sales networks, private customers, and corporate fleets. The bank is present in 17 European countries and Morocco directly or through branches.
Through Leasys Rent, a company specializing in car rental and subscription solutions, the Bank provides a complete and innovative system of mobility services. At the end of 2019, Leasys Rent launched the first car subscription service in Italy with CarCloud.
In June 2019, with the help of Leasys Rent, it launched the Leasys Mobility Stores, physical outlets where customers can access all the mobility services provided by Leasys Rent.
With the launch of the first electrified Mobility Store in Torino Caselle airport in 2020, followed by many others, Leasys Rent has become a key operator also for sustainable mobility.
In 2022, the electrification project will continue in the European countries where Leasys Rent operates.