Car Purchase

New cars in a showroom

Battery electric vehicles power on despite ...

Oct 05, 2021No Comments

The UK new car market has recorded its weakest September since 1998 ahead of the introduction of the two-plate system in 1999, according to figures

new car registrations

Electrified vehicle demand surges in small ...

Sep 06, 2021Comments off

UK new car registrations fell -22.0% in August, according to the latest figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT). 68,033 units were

New car registrations

New car registrations slows as shortages su...

Aug 05, 2021Comments off

July’s new car registrations fell by -29.5% to 123,296 units, according to the latest figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT). The

registrations

New car market recovery squeezed by supply ...

Jul 06, 2021Comments off

New car registrations in June grew 28.0% year-on-year to 186,128, according to the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT)’s latest figures. The monthly performance

fleet car sales

Is Covid really to blame for a drop in flee...

Apr 27, 2021Comments off

If you are a fleet or transport manager tasked with purchasing new stock at some point over the last 12 months, the chances are that

Motor Ombudsman

The Motor Ombudsman adds distance sales cat...

Nov 10, 2020Comments off

With car retailers temporarily closing their showrooms during the second national lockdown in response to COVID-19, and the online marketplace continuing to grow, motorists may

SMMT

Further reaction to SMMT report on new car ...

Nov 06, 2020Comments off

Michael Woodward, UK automotive lead at Deloitte, said: “New sales fell year-on-year by 2% in October according to today’s figures from the SMMT. “Consumer spending

new car registrations

New car registrations decline -1.6%

Nov 05, 2020Comments off

The UK new car market declined again in October, with registrations falling by -1.6% year on year, according to the latest figures published today by

car registrations

New car registrations drop -4.4% in weakest...

Oct 05, 2020Comments off

The UK new car market declined -4.4% in September, according to figures published today by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT). The sector

new car

UK new car market down a third

Jul 07, 2020Comments off

UK new car registrations fell -34.9% in June, according to figures published today by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) as the market