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Best year in a decade for UK CV production

Jan 30, 2023No Comments

UK commercial vehicle (CV) production grew 39.3% in 2022, with 101,600 vans, trucks, taxis, buses and coaches leaving factory lines, according to the latest figures published

New van deliveries down in November

Dec 06, 2022Comments off

The UK’s new light commercial vehicle (LCV) market fell by -22.2% in November, with 24,352 of the latest vans joining Britain’s roads, according to the latest data from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT). While

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Company cars and EVs drive November market

Dec 06, 2022Comments off

The UK new car market grew 23.5% in November to 142,889 registered units in the fourth consecutive month of year-on-year growth, according to new figures

HGV registrations soar in best Q3 for half ...

Nov 17, 2022Comments off

New UK heavy goods vehicle (HGV) registrations increased by 30.1% in the third quarter of 2022, according to the latest figures published today by the

British van market down a fifth in October

Nov 07, 2022Comments off

The UK’s new light commercial vehicle (LCV) market fell by -18.4% in October, with 22,386 of the latest vans joining Britain’s roads. Despite robust demand, registrations were at the lowest level for October since 2012,1 and some -16.5% below the pre-pandemic five-year average,2 as supply shortages continue to restrict global production

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EVs energise new car market

Nov 07, 2022Comments off

The UK new car market recorded a third month of growth in October, with registrations rising by more than a quarter (26.4%) to 134,344 units,

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UK CV production up in best September since...

Oct 28, 2022Comments off

UK commercial vehicle (CV) production grew by 53.6% in September, with 11,979 vans, buses, trucks, coaches and taxis rolling off British factory lines, according to

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September marks one million EV milestone

Oct 06, 2022Comments off

The UK new car market recorded its second successive month of growth in September, with registrations rising 4.6%, according to the latest figures released today by the Society of Motor Manufacturers

First growth for British van market in 2022

Oct 06, 2022Comments off

Britain’s light commercial vehicle (LCV) market grew by 10.8% to 34,950 units in September, one of the most popular months of the year for new

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New car market ends five months of decline

Sep 05, 2022Comments off

The UK new car market rose by 1.2% in August, according to the latest figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT). The