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What is influencing the soaring increase of UK new car sales?

The number of new car sales in the UK has risen steadily since 2012 and it is showing no signs of stopping. It has been predicted that the UK automotive industry will break industry records by the end of the

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SMMT: March UK car sales hit 21st century high

The UK car industry has continued its record growth with figures released by the SMMT showing that March 2015 proved to be the best month since 2009, hitting 21st century highs. Figures show that a whopping 492,774 cars were registered

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One every 20 seconds, UK car production at seven-year high

Newly released figures from the SMMT have revealed that UK Car manufacturers produced more than 1.5 million vehicles in 2014, the highest figure since way back in 2007. Battling at the frontline, Nissan’s factory in Sunderland built the most cars in 2014

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New car sales surge to 10 year high with the Ford Fiesta leading the pack

Car sales in the UK hit a 10-year high in 2014 according to a report by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) with a whopping 2.47 million new cars finding new owners. The figures represent an improvement of 9% compared

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Carmony going upmarket

Carmony is one of the UK’s biggest used car websites and it is currently undergoing a massive rebrand. The website, established in 2008, is now owned by Manheim Europe (who also own Motors.co.uk) and they want to establish themselves as

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New UK car sales continue to boom, matching records set in the 80’s

Booming new car sales once again hit the headlines this week as figures from the SMMT revealed that April marked the 26th month in a row that new car sales improved. Official figures have shown that sales from the first four months

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UK new car sales at highest level since 2007

The SMMT (Society of Motor Manufacturers and traders) have announced that UK car sales are at their highest since 2007. Figures from the SMMT show that 2.26 million vehicles were registered in 2013, a rise of 10.8% on the year

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