Mercedes-Benz UK Launches New Online Showroom

Mercedes-Benz UK Launches New Online Showroom

Mercedes-Benz have launched a new online showroom to make car shopping easier. Website features: A live stock locator with a filtered location. The capability to run finance quotes, which includes the retailer’s best offer on a specific car. Allowing customers to...
Pendragon Begins Evans Halshaw Vauxhall Closures

Pendragon Begins Evans Halshaw Vauxhall Closures

In order to shrink its UK retail network, Pendragon is preparing to close several of its Evans Halshaw Vauxhall dealership locations. Consultation is underway with staff at Evans Halshaw’s Vauxhall dealership in Peterlee. The group will not comment on the location of...
Motor Industry’s Record Investments

Motor Industry’s Record Investments

The UK motor industry hits record investments of £3.7bn as automotive businesses increased spending on research and development by £154m. With a rise of 4.3%, this is an all-time high. Increasing by 5.8%, more UK businesses across all sectors have invested in R&D...
Government to Introduce Green Number Plates for EVs

Government to Introduce Green Number Plates for EVs

In order to “turbo-charge” zero emission revolution, the Government launch the idea of pure electric vehicles to have green number plates. The idea could help drivers benefit from: Free/cheaper parking. Priority access to limited-use lanes currently reserved for buses...
1 In 3 UK Automotive Companies Cutting Jobs

1 In 3 UK Automotive Companies Cutting Jobs

According to the SMMT, a new survey shows that 1 in 3 UK automotive companies have cut jobs to prepare for a ‘no deal’ Brexit, and 80.3% are concerned of their future business prospects. 11% of firms said that they had already divested from their UK-based operations....