On Page 1 of the `How to run a successful business’ handbook should be the phrase `turnover is vanity, profit is sanity’. How many times have I written and you read over the past several months of...

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Car manufacturers want to see some help in today’s Budget after being hit by the diesel issue, Brexit, the slump in the Chinese market, green car grant cuts, WLTP and all the other headwinds which...

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The auto retail industry is not exactly flavour of the month with the stock market at the moment, unless you are big into used car retailing. It’s not just this week which has seen some big names...

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Last month Theresa May opened the Zero Emission Vehicle Summit in Birmingham with a pledge of £106 million for the development of EV cars, vans, batteries and the recharging infrastructure. This...

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Right now I reckon there is probably more money to be made from letting airfields so manufacturers can store tens of thousands of (currently) unwanted cars on them than there is selling the metal. The...

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I WAS reading a report last week which forecast an acceleration of the current trend towards mergers and acquisitions in our industry. The gist was that on the one hand bigger companies are looking to...

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