Is there now too much choice for retailers when it comes to used car advertising? This week has seen the launch of yet another used car website with the introduction of Heycar. The cynic in me says...

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  INCHCAPE SELLS FOUR SITES TO GROUP 1 PENDRAGON SELLS ANOTHER JLR AUTO TRADER TO REVISE PRICING BADGES FCA CALLS FOR RETAILER OPINIONS RETAILERS HOLD MORE USED STOCK FORD ORDERS FREE GEARBOX FIX...

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  HR OWEN PLANS NEW ROLLS-ROYCE MAYFAIR SITE SCOTTISH RETAILERS CENTRE ON CITIES MINI EV SPARKS INTEREST RETAILERS FACING Q3 PUSH FCA SPENDS ON FIAT 500 EV DAIMLER CUTS PROFIT FORECAST AGAIN...

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Fancy increasing your earnings by at least 3.5%? It’s perfectly achievable and your business could start making the changes to work towards this today, by creating a more diverse and inclusive...

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At the spring Auto Retail Live webcast, Auto Retail’s Al Clarke was joined by Jason Cranswick, commercial director at Jardine Motors Group, Ian Rutter, the managing director of C J Automotive and...

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Used cars continue to hold their value, with the average sticker price of a second-hand car increasing 2.3% in March (£12,843). However, according to the latest findings from the Auto Trader Retail...

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The UK new car market declined 4.1% in April, in large part due to a 10.3% fall in retail registrations, offset only slightly by a 2.9% increase in fleet. Business registrations were also...

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  RENAULT RE-INVENTS SATELLITE SHOWROOMS SUPERMARKET, FINANCIER AND SUPERCAR RETAILER IN TOP 100 PROFIT GROWTH COMPANIES BCA SHOWS STRONG LCV MARKET iCONTROL RELAUNCHED AS RETAIL ACCELERATOR...

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Political and economic uncertainty are being cited as the principle causes that saw new car registrations decline by 3.4% in March. The fleet sector finished the month virtually flat (up 0.3% on March...

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  SHOPPING CENTRE CAR SALES EXPANSION JLR TRIALS ‘TO YOU’ HOME SALES DEMO PROTECTION OFFERS UPSELL OPPORTUNITY STOCK AND PRICE CARS FOR YOUR LOCAL MARKET AUDI TO AXE SPORTSCARS? BMW IN...

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Consumer appetite for increasingly sophisticated automotive technologies offers a huge opportunity for growth, but the use of complicated marketing jargon, unclear pricing and a lack of frontline...

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A second consecutive month of retail growth in vehicle registrations saw overall registrations increase by 1.4% in February, with retail registrations up 4.3% and business growth of 23.4% overcoming a...

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January saw a fifth consecutive month of decline in new car registrations, with a 2.9% rise in private sales not enough to compensate for a 3.4% fall in fleet, leaving the market down 1.6% overall....

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2016 was a record for new car registrations with 2,692,786 getting their first owner and with the bulk of these on three year cycles it means a lot of people now need to do something about it. That...

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January was a relatively quiet month for retailers reporting or making announcements. First came Cambria which, at the start of January, outlined its trading for the first three months of its current...

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At a time when the FLA announced the value of used cars financed by dealers at the point of sale surged 14% and that volume was up 8%, the average price of a used car reached a record £12,967 in...

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The UK new car market for 2018 finished 6.8% down on 2017, with annual registrations falling to 2,367,147 – a second year of decline. In December, a fall in private registrations of 3.8% and a drop...

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Volkswagen has seen the NEDC run-out and the WLTP ramp up as an opportunity, creating a market for NEDC stock through July and August. Speaking on the Auto Retail Live Q4 briefing, Volkswagen UK MD...

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Although still down, October saw the new car market recovering somewhat from the annual trend, with the 153,599 registrations representing a drop of 2.9% compared with the same month last year, and...

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Registrations of new vehicles plunged by more than 20% in September, under what are described as exceptional circumstances as supply issues bite. In particular, new emissions regulations have been...

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