SMMT

Vivaro production at Vauxhall's plant in Luton, England

CV production increased 17.2% in October

Nov 29, 2021No Comments

UK commercial vehicle (CV) production increased to 7,892 units in October, according to the latest figures released today by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders

A row of Maratime trucks

The importance of camera systems in UK haul...

Nov 26, 20213 Comments

Over the past few years fleet operators have faced increasing pressure to comply with stricter safety legislation and provide safer working environments for their drivers.

Row of new HGV cabs

HGV market declines -8.4%

Nov 17, 2021No Comments

New heavy goods vehicle (HGV) registrations declined by -8.4% in the third quarter of 2021, according to figures released today by the Society of Motor Manufacturers

Vauxhall Vivaro

UK van market sees marginal decline in Octo...

Nov 05, 2021No Comments

The light commercial vehicle (LCV) market declined marginally by -4.6%, in October, with 27,420 vans registered according to the latest figures released today by the

New Electric Car

Plug-in car performance holds steady despit...

Nov 04, 2021Comments off

New car registrations have fallen for the fourth consecutive month, with a decline of -24.6% to 106,265 units compared to October last year, according to

Plug-in electric car

More plug-in vehicles to be registered in 2...

Nov 04, 2021Comments off

New plug-in vehicle uptake rates have accelerated so rapidly that more will join Britain’s roads in 2021 than during the whole of the last decade,

White vans

September Light Commercial Vehicles sales d...

Oct 11, 2021Comments off

The September light commercial vehicle (LCV) market in declined by –39.5% with 31,535 vans registered according to the latest figures released today by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT). However, compared

New cars in a showroom

Battery electric vehicles power on despite ...

Oct 05, 2021Comments off

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

Autonomous

Self-driving commercial vehicles

Sep 24, 2021Comments off

Autonomous driving of commercial vehicles has been a subject of debate for years, but the idea now seems to be becoming reality with manufacturers and

Van registrations

Van registrations show strong demand

Sep 09, 2021Comments off

The new light commercial vehicle (LCV) market saw its second best August on record with 20,582 registrations, according to the latest figures released today by