Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders

Van registrations

Van registrations show strong demand

Sep 09, 2021No Comments

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

new car registrations

Electrified vehicle demand surges in small ...

Sep 06, 2021No Comments

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

van sales

Supply shortages stunt new van sales

Aug 06, 2021Comments off

The light commercial vehicle (LCV) market saw its first decline since December 2020 as July registrations fell -14.8%, according to the latest figures released today

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

SMMT

Britain’s cars getting older, but van own...

May 24, 2021Comments off

Vehicle numbers on UK roads fell to 40,350,714 in 2020, according to Motorparc data released today by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT), the

new car market

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

UK LCV market

UK LCV market sees orders up 13.3%

Nov 11, 2020Comments off

The UK new light commercial vehicle (LCV) market grew for the second consecutive month in October, up 13.3% to mark the highest performing October on

Brexit

UK auto counts £735 million cost of Brexit...

Nov 10, 2020Comments off

The UK automotive industry today issued a last-chance plea for a zero-tariff, zero-quota trade deal that delivers for automotive as negotiations enter the endgame this

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

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),