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Van market reaches new heights with best May on record for registrations

On June 4, 2021Source: SMMT News – SMMTBy plarge

29,354 new vans join UK roads in May, the best-ever performance for the month. Registrations… The post Van market reaches new heights with best May on record for registrations appeared first on SMMT.Read more

Business confidence drives cautious recovery in new car registrations

On June 4, 2021Source: SMMT News – SMMTBy plarge

156,737 new cars registered in May – significantly up from last year when retailer doors… The post Business confidence drives cautious recovery in new car registrations appeared first on SMMT.Read more

April 2021 new car pre-registration figures

On June 1, 2021Source: SMMT News – SMMTBy plarge

SMMT released figures for April pre-registrations in the UK new car market. The data shows… The post April 2021 new car pre-registration figures appeared first on SMMT.Read more

Exceptional rise for April UK engine production

On May 27, 2021Source: SMMT News – SMMTBy plarge

UK factories made 129,691 engines in April, up on last year when just 1,147 were… The post Exceptional rise for April UK engine production appeared first on SMMT.Read more

April CV production struggles to keep up with pre-pandemic levels

On May 27, 2021Source: SMMT News – SMMTBy plarge

6,177 units roll off production lines in April, up on the first full month of… The post April CV production struggles to keep up with pre-pandemic levels appeared first on SMMT.Read more

April UK car production rebounds, but remains short of recovery

On May 26, 2021Source: SMMT News – SMMTBy plarge

UK factories turn out 68,306 cars in April, up dramatically on pandemic hit month in 2020 but still -3.8% below 2019 output. 374,864 cars made since January, up on 2020, but down -15.0% on same period in 2019. So far this year some eight in ten carsRead more

New members – April 2021

On May 25, 2021Source: SMMT News – SMMTBy plarge

Find out below who has joined the premier automotive trade association and what they get… The post New members – April 2021 appeared first on SMMT.Read more

Van growth drives UK commercial vehicle parc to record highs

On May 21, 2021Source: SMMT News – SMMTBy plarge

Some 5.3 million commercial vehicles now in operation – 13.1% of all vehicles on the… The post Van growth drives UK commercial vehicle parc to record highs appeared first on SMMT.Read more

Britain’s cars getting older, but van ownership reaches historic highs

On May 20, 2021Source: SMMT News – SMMTBy plarge

Total vehicles in use on UK roads falls to 40.35m units – the first drop since 2009. Average age of car rises to 8.4 years old – the oldest on record – with almost 10m vehicles from 2008 and earlier still in service. Vans reach historic highs, up toRead more

SMMT statement on House of Commons Public Accounts Committee report

On May 19, 2021Source: SMMT News – SMMTBy plarge

SMMT statement on House of Commons Public Accounts Committee report into the transition to zero… The post SMMT statement on House of Commons Public Accounts Committee report appeared first on SMMT.Read more

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