Honda UK plant back in full production

HONDA’S manufacturing operation in Swindon is back to full operations after what the Japanese company’s European chief described as a ‘very difficult year’ in 2011.   Sales and assembly were badly hit first by the devastating earthquake and tsunami inJapan, then the floods which closed Honda’s assembly operations inThailandin October. … Continue reading

The Editor’s View

NEW car sales data from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders coupled with the monthly analysis of the car auction scene by BCA makes interesting reading. Surprisingly, reveals the SMMT, corporates bought fewer new cars in the registration plate change month of March this year than they did in … Continue reading