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8 01, 2019

2018 UK NEW CAR REGISTRATIONS ARE DOWN. New car news.

By | January 8th, 2019|car news|0 Comments

2018 U.K new car registrations are down by -6.8% to 2.37m units but.... some encouraging news is that registrations of plug-in cars are at a record high. Mike Hawes, SMMT Chief Executive, said “A second year of substantial decline is a major concern, as falling consumer confidence, confusing fiscal and policy messages and shortages due to [...]

5 12, 2018

NOVEMBER NEW CAR MARKET DOWN -3% IN THE UK. New car news.

By | December 5th, 2018|car news|0 Comments

The U.K. new car market for November was down by -3% according to the figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT). 158,639 new cars were registered last month. Demand for petrol vehicles grew 3.5% and alternatively fuelled vehicles rose 24.6%. Year-to-date more than 2.2 million new cars have been registered. Mike [...]

5 10, 2018

SEPTEMBER 2018 NEW CAR REGISTRATIONS DOWN. New car news.

By | October 5th, 2018|car news|0 Comments

U.K. new car registrations fell by -20.5% in September 2018. According to the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT)....338,834 new vehicles were registered last month. From the 1 September, all new cars sold in the EU had to take the new Worldwide Harmonised Light Vehicle Test Procedure (WLTP). Mike Hawes, SMMT chief executive, [...]

5 07, 2018

THE UK NEW CAR MARKET FALLS IN JUNE 2018. New car news.

By | July 5th, 2018|car news|0 Comments

The UK new car market has fallen by -3.5% to 234,945 registrations for June 2018. Petrol engines and electric plug-in vehicles posted a growth but demand is still down for diesel vehicles. Mike Hawes, SMMT Chief Executive, said, “Despite a rocky first six months for the new car market, it’s [...]

5 04, 2018

UK NEW CAR REGISTRATIONS FALL IN MARCH 2018. New car news.

By | April 5th, 2018|car news|0 Comments

UK new car registrations fell in March 2018 by 15.7%. The first quarter of this year is down -12.4%. This still equates to over 700,000 new cars sold in the UK from the start of the year. Diesel registrations fell by -37.2% in March and EV's registrations grew slightly with a 5.7% growth. “March’s [...]