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UK new van market grows with strong demand for smaller vans

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

UK new van registrations up 5.4% in May, the fifth consecutive month of growth. Strong… The post UK new van market grows with strong demand for smaller vans appeared first on SMMT.Read more

May – EV registrations

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

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UK new car market falls again in May

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

UK new car registrations fall -4.6% in May with 183,724 units registered. Demand for petrol and AFV vehicles increases, but diesel registrations fall -18.3% Year-to-date market broadly stable, down -3.1% with 33,000 fewer cars registered compared witRead more

Supply chain opportunities from vehicle electrification top bill at SMMT Open Forum

On June 3, 2019Source: SMMT News – SMMTBy plarge

UK automotive supply chain plugs in to electrification opportunities at SMMT Open Forum. The post Supply chain opportunities from vehicle electrification top bill at SMMT Open Forum appeared first on SMMT.Read more

British engine manufacturing down nearly a quarter in April

On May 30, 2019Source: SMMT News – SMMTBy plarge

British engine manufacturing falls -23.4% in April as UK car plant Brexit shutdowns affect demand.… The post British engine manufacturing down nearly a quarter in April appeared first on SMMT.Read more

UK CV production falls in April as planned shutdowns affect output

On May 30, 2019Source: SMMT News – SMMTBy plarge

UK commercial vehicle manufacturing declines -70.9% in April, with 2,162 units produced. Output for home market falls -27.1%, while exports decline -89.9%. Year-to-date records positive performance, up 10.3% on the same period last year. The post UKRead more

UK car manufacturing plummets in April as Brexit shutdowns strike

On May 29, 2019Source: SMMT News – SMMTBy plarge

UK car production falls -44.5% in April with 56,999 fewer units built in extraordinary month. Manufacturing for home and overseas markets down, by -43.7% and -44.7% respectively. Year to date performance shows underlying downward trend, with April 11Read more

April 2019 new car pre-registration figures

On May 29, 2019Source: SMMT News – SMMTBy plarge

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

New members – May 2019

On May 28, 2019Source: SMMT News – SMMTBy plarge

Find out below who has joined the premier automotive trade association and what they get… The post New members – May 2019 appeared first on SMMT.Read more

40 years of automotive innovation revealed at landmark industry Test Day

On May 23, 2019Source: SMMT News – SMMTBy plarge

Dramatic advances in car safety, fuel efficiency and comfort on show today as 40th SMMT Test Day celebrates evolution of the car.Unique display of 40 vehicles demonstrates vast range and diversity of cars on sale since 1979. The post 40 years of autoRead more

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