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UK bus and coach market decline continues in second quarter

On August 15, 2019Source: SMMT News – SMMTBy plarge

New bus and coach registrations fall -29.4% in Q2, with 1,433 vehicles joining UK roads.… The post UK bus and coach market decline continues in second quarter appeared first on SMMT.Read more

New HGV market almost doubles in Q2 with registrations up by 46.3%

On August 15, 2019Source: SMMT News – SMMTBy plarge

UK new heavy goods vehicle registrations rise by 46.3% in Q2 as operators pull forward… The post New HGV market almost doubles in Q2 with registrations up by 46.3% appeared first on SMMT.Read more

UK used car market down -2.8% in Q2

On August 14, 2019Source: SMMT News – SMMTBy plarge

UK used car transactions down -2.8% in Q2 with 59,000 fewer vehicles traded in first… The post UK used car market down -2.8% in Q2 appeared first on SMMT.Read more

UK light commercial vehicle market up in July

On August 5, 2019Source: SMMT News – SMMTBy plarge

UK new van market registrations rise 11.0% in July, with 25,862 models registered. Demand for… The post UK light commercial vehicle market up in July appeared first on SMMT.Read more

New car market declines in July but pure EV registrations almost triple

On August 5, 2019Source: SMMT News – SMMTBy plarge

UK new car market declines by -4.1% to 157,198 registrations – the lowest July market since 2012. Battery electric car registrations almost triple to take record monthly market share as new EV forecast suggests full year share could double in 2020. YRead more

British engine manufacturing down 10% in first half of 2019

On July 31, 2019Source: SMMT News – SMMTBy sburnett

UK engine production falls -10.8% in first half of 2019 to 1.3 million units. Demand… The post British engine manufacturing down 10% in first half of 2019 appeared first on SMMT.Read more

UK commercial vehicle production more than halves in June

On July 31, 2019Source: SMMT News – SMMTBy sburnett

British commercial vehicle manufacturing declined by more than half in June, as model changeovers continue… The post UK commercial vehicle production more than halves in June appeared first on SMMT.Read more

UK car production falls 20% in first six months as new data reveals £330 million ‘no deal’ mitigation bill

On July 30, 2019Source: SMMT News – SMMTBy sburnett

UK car manufacturing falls by a fifth in first half of 2019, with June decline… The post UK car production falls 20% in first six months as new data reveals £330 million ‘no deal’ mitigation bill appeared first on SMMT.Read more

June 2019 new car pre-registration figures

On July 26, 2019Source: SMMT News – SMMTBy plarge

SMMT released figures for June pre-registrations in the UK new car market. The data shows… The post June 2019 new car pre-registration figures appeared first on SMMT.Read more

SMMT Letter to Prime Minister Boris Johnson

On July 26, 2019Source: SMMT News – SMMTBy plarge

Today the SMMT wrote to the Prime Minister, congratulating him on his appointment and setting out the UK automotive industry’s immediate and future priorities at a time of dramatic transformation for the sector. These include: supporting the transitiRead more

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