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We’ve pulled together the pertinent points from the myriad of research done in the fleet industry this month to give you a clearer view of what’s really going on…
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Fleet and private registrations declined in May, with overall diesel take-up also showing a large downturn.
Both the fleet and overall new car markets saw double-digit declines in April following the implementation of new VED rates.
CO2 emissions of new cars sold in the EU continued to fall last year but at a slower rate.
The UK’s new car market grew by 8.4% in March, making it the biggest month since records began, according to figures published by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT). Fleets and businesses ... Read More »
Business Secretary Greg Clark has announced plans for the first phase of £100m investment in connected and autonomous vehicle (CAV) testing infrastructure, which will be used to support projects including public test facilities.
Overseas demand helped deliver the biggest February for UK car production in 17 years.
According to latest data published by SMMT, new car registrations saw a slight downturn in February, with rising fleet demand helping to counter a downturn in private registrations.
Average new car emissions fell for the 19th consecutive year but the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) has warned that the ‘anti-diesel’ agenda will halt further progress.
UK car production started 2017 on a high, with output in January up 7.5% year on year.
More than 8 million used cars were sold in 2016, up 7.3% and marking a new British record, latest SMMT figures show.
The UK new car market hit the ground running in January, with rises in fleet and overall registrations and a new milestone for alternatively fuelled vehicles.
UK new car registrations hit an all-time high in 2016, with fleets responsible for much of the growth.