ChipsAway has announced its first of its 200-strong franchise to achieve carbon neutral status. The Telford & Wolverhampton Car Care Centre secured the PAS 2060 Carbon Neutrality certification from ECA Business Energy following an extensive assessment of its operations, and after it agreed to achieve a further two per cent reduction in its net carbon usage year on year. Co-owner [...]
Posted on 2 August 2021 | 5:48 am
MG Motor’s network expansion has continued with another dealer inside the M25. Wilsons of Epsom has MG to its portfolio with a specific focus on growing EV sales growth. David Wheatcroft, managing director of Wilsons MG, said: “We’re extremely excited to have partnered with MG Motor and welcome them to the Wilsons family – as a dealer group that has [...]
Posted on 2 August 2021 | 5:45 am
Engine production in June was marginally up on the same month last year, but 30.9% down on the five-year average. Figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Trades found that UK factories made 157,623 engines, just 0.6% more than a year ago. Meanwhile, production in the first half of the year rose 15.3% on 2020 but remains 31.5% below [...]
Posted on 30 July 2021 | 10:31 am
Car buyers searching electric vehicles are up to 30 times more likely to buy than those searching for petrol or diesel vehicles. A new study carried out by buyacar analysed tens of thousands of searches. It found that conversions for popular EV models such as the Nissan Leaf or Renault Zoe was between 17 and 30 times higher than for [...]
Posted on 30 July 2021 | 6:00 am
Copart has raised £5,000 for the Ben Automotive Charity through its 3 Peaks Challenge. Team Copart tackled the three highest peaks in Scotland, England, and Wales – Ben Nevis (1,345m), Scafell Pike (978m) and Snowdon (1,085m) – during one weekend in July, far exceeding its fundraising target of £1,000. Jane Pocock, MD of Copart UK & Ireland, said: “I’m delighted that Copart [...]
Posted on 30 July 2021 | 5:54 am
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