Over two thirds of motorists are waiting for showrooms to reopen before purchasing a new car according to a new poll. A survey by Motorpoint found 75 per cent of people were choosing to delay their purchasing decision until non-essential retail is allowed to reopen, currently scheduled for this coming Monday (12 April). Some 1,781 people took part in the [...]
Posted on 9 April 2021 | 12:57 pm
New figures released by the Finance & Leasing Association (FLA) show that the consumer car finance market reported a fall in new business volumes of 27% in February 2021, compared with the same month in 2020. The consumer new car finance market reported a fall in new business volumes of 34% in February compared with the same month in 2020. [...]
Posted on 9 April 2021 | 12:52 pm
bodyshop magazine is delighted to announce that Danielle Bagnall has joined its editorial team as deputy editor. Bagnall brings with her a wealth of experience within the automotive industry, having worked for more than 10 years as a writer for Car Dealer magazine, AM magazine, Autocar, Evo Middle East and the Institute of the Motor Industry. Originally from the Stoke-on-Trent [...]
Posted on 9 April 2021 | 8:18 am
LEVC has expanded its UK dealer network with the appointment of a new sales and service partner, Aberdeenshire-based Gillanders Motors. Gillanders operates a light commercial vehicle business and is an established key player in the taxi market. As LEVC’s northernmost dealer, the site will bring the number of domestic LEVC sales locations to 17, along with more than 30 additional [...]
Posted on 9 April 2021 | 5:41 am
LKQ Euro Car Parts has launched an electric vehicle (EV) trial on the Isle of Wight. The trial will see an electric Vauxhall Vivaro and an electric Renault Kangoo join the island’s fleet for six months, with two charge points installed to power them. Vehicles on the island typically cover approximately 70 miles per day, making it the ideal location [...]
Posted on 9 April 2021 | 5:40 am
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