The Editor’s View


There a number of really significant new car releases just about to hit the UK dealership showrooms over the next couple of months.  I thought I would provide a brief summary of what’s due and when. Jaguar F-Type Project 7: Exclusive run of up to 250 units, hand-built by the … Continue reading

Autocar Stars awards winners announced


Autocar has announced the winners of the Issigonis Trophy and the Sturmey Award for 2015 at the annual Autocar Stars event in London. Launched in 2014, the Issigonis Trophy is presented to the individual who has contributed most to the health, excellence and world competitiveness of the motor industry, while the … Continue reading

ACEA european new car registrations


‘It is encouraging to see continued growth in the European Car market’ said Sue Robinson, Director of the National Franchised Dealers Association (NFDA) which represents franchised car and commercial vehicle retailers across the UK, commenting on ACEA’s European car registration figures published today. April saw the twentieth consecutive month of … Continue reading

NAMA report April 2015

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The National Association of Motor Auctions (NAMA) published its monthly market report  for April. The report shows that during April, the average value of used cars sold at auction across the board decreased 5.0% to £5,228 from £5,251 in April 2015. Despite the Easter break, volumes were only down 3.0% … Continue reading