Drivers support diesel scrappage scheme

Around two thirds of UK road users would support a scrappage scheme for older diesel cars, vans and lorries in an effort to get the worst polluting vehicles off our roads, according to a survey by IAM roadsmart. The survey, by the UK’s biggest independent road safety charity, asked respondents … Continue reading

Current rules on logbook loans to be replaced

“It is extremely positive to see that following persistent lobbying efforts, current legislation on logbook loans will be replaced with a new act which will ensure more protection for both consumers and businesses”, said Sue Robinson, director of NFDA and NAMA, commenting on the Goods Mortgages Bill included in today’s … Continue reading

NBRA responds to europcar investigation

“The National Body Repair Association (NBRA) is disappointed to see Europcar has been  accused in press reports of fraudulently overcharging customers for repairs as Trading Standards raided its UK head office over the weekend”, comments Jason Moseley, NBRA Director. Press reports include allegations that Trading Standards is investigating the car … Continue reading

Life after brexit: challenges and opportunities for uk automotive retail

“Assessing the implications of Brexit remains very difficult, but while uncertainty and changes ahead will present challenges, there are potential opportunities for the retail automotive sector, which is resilient and capable of adapting and coping with unexpected situations”, Sue Robinson, Director of the National Franchised Dealers Association (NFDA). Today, NFDA … Continue reading