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4 06, 2021

MAY 2021 NEW CAR REGISTRATIONS INCREASE. New car news.

By | June 4th, 2021|car news|0 Comments

Figures out today from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) show that for May 2021 new car registrations improved compared to May 2020 (when we were all in a national lock down). However, whilst May 2021 new car registrations are down (-14.7% on pre-pandemic May 2019) the plug-in vehicle market continues to rise - [...]

7 05, 2021

APRIL 2021 NEW CAR REGISTRATIONS. New car news.

By | May 7th, 2021|car news|0 Comments

New figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) show that for April 2021 there was an increase of new car registrations. This increase, however, is  compared to the same month last year..... when we were all in a national lockdown!! No surprise there then?  April 2021’s registrations are -14.5% down on the [...]

6 04, 2021

MARCH 2021 NEW CAR REGISTRATIONS ARE UP. New car news.

By | April 6th, 2021|car news|0 Comments

The latest figures from the SMMT show a 11% increase in new car registration for March 2021 compared with March 2020. Year-to-date new car registrations in the UK are down -12% against the same period last year. The past year has been the toughest in modern history and the automotive sector has, like many others, [...]

5 03, 2021

UK NEW CAR REGISTRATIONS FOR FEBRUARY 2021. New car news.

By | March 5th, 2021|car news|0 Comments

Figures from the The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) show that last months UK new car market declined by -35.5%. Registrations for plug-in vehicles continued to grow. “February is traditionally a small month for car registrations and with showrooms closed for the duration, the decline is deeply disappointing but expected. More concerning, however, is that these closures have [...]

4 02, 2021

NOT THE BEST START TO THE YEAR FOR NEW CAR REGISTRATIONS. New car news.

By | February 4th, 2021|car news|0 Comments

New car figures realised today show that January 2021 was the worst start to a year since 1970. Figures by The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders  (SMMT) show that the UK new car market fell by -39.5% compared to January 2020. This amounts to 59,030 fewer new cars being registered last month. “Following a [...]

6 07, 2020

BETTER NEWS WITH JUNE’S 2020 NEW CAR REGISTRATIONS. New car news.

By | July 6th, 2020|car news|0 Comments

New car registrations fell -34% in June. This is according to new data released today by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT). This is better news as it an improvement from May’s -89% decline.Year to date new car registrations are down -48.5% with 653,502 new cars registered in the first six months of [...]

6 04, 2020

MARCH 2020 NEW CAR SALES DOWN. New car news.

By | April 6th, 2020|car news|0 Comments

The U.K new car market fell by -44% in March - according to the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT).  A total of 254,684 new cars were registered for March 2020.  This really hasn’t been a total surprise with car manufacturers suspending production and new car dealerships closing (or closed) across the country from [...]

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, [...]