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new car registrations

Almost a 30% fall in new car registrations ...

Jan 06, 2021Comments off

The UK new car market fell by almost a third (-29.4%) in 2020, with annual registrations dropping to 1,631,064 units, according to figures published today

new car registrations

Industry comment on SMMT new car registrati...

Jan 06, 2021Comments off

Michael Woodward, UK automotive lead at Deloitte, said: “At the end of a challenging year, it is unsurprising to see year-on-year new car sales fall

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English lockdown stalls November new car ma...

Dec 04, 2020Comments off

The UK new car market again saw a decline last month as registrations in November fell -27.4% year-on-year, or 42,840 units, according to the latest

Tarraco e-HYBRID

SEAT electrifies its large SUV as the Tarra...

Dec 03, 2020Comments off

SEAT’s range of electrified vehicles continues to expand as the SEAT Tarraco e-HYBRID enters production this week. The introduction of the SEAT Tarraco e-HYBRID brings

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


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


LEVC VN5 electric van starts production

Nov 03, 2020Comments off

LEVC (London Electric Vehicle Company) today announces the start of production for its new electric van, VN5.  The new model is designed, engineered and manufactured

Test drives triple in recent months

Nov 02, 2020Comments off

The number of test drive bookings has more than tripled in recent months, according to analysis by AX of the latest data from its dealer

UK car production

Comment: SMMT UK car production numbers

Oct 30, 2020Comments off

A couple of comments and observations arising from the SMMT UK car production numbers published yesterday. Charlie Jardine, Founder and CEO at EO Charging (EO),