SMMT PUTS INDUSTRY ON ‘RED ALERT’

SMMT PUTS INDUSTRY ON ‘RED ALERT’

SMMT have warned that the UK automotive industry is on ‘red alert’ after a fall in investment, production and registration. Falling to its lowest level in 5 years, 1,519,440 new cars left UK factories – a decline of 9.1% Fresh inward investment in the sector...

Car buyers favour the colour Grey

According to SMMT, for the first time since records began, grey becomes the UK’s favorite new car colour as nearly half a million were registered in 2018. 59% of new cars registered in 2018 were white, grey or black. It has been 9 years since a primary colour sat in...

Bodyshop costs to rise

According to the UK Car Body Repair Market report published by Trend Tracker, due to the number of bodyshops continuing to decline, over the next 5 years, Bodyshop repair costs are set to rise over the next 5 years. Over the last decade, the number of UK accident...

Would You Let a Robot Scan Your Car For Scratches And Dents?

Designed by Polish entrepreneur Sławek Potasz, the ‘Car Scanner’ works by using cameras and scanners to detect damage to a car’s frame. This technology can scan a car in just 120 seconds! The results given from the Car Scanner are far more accurate than anything...

Mazda’s 2019 CX-5 New Updated Paint

Standing out this Spring, Mazda’s 2019 CX-5 has an updated paint job! Using Mazda’s unique 3 layer Takuminuri painting technology, the SUV will appear in a Soul Red Crystal Metallic and Machine Grey Metallic paint. According to Mazda, the new Soul Red Crystal paint...