UK car industry welcomes Government’s ‘positive step’ Brexit plan


The UK car industry has welcomed the Brexit plans outlined today, though warns more needs to be done to "ensure the industry's future success".
Britain's drivers buying fewer UK-made cars

Britain's drivers buying fewer UK-made cars


Once upon a time many of Britain's drivers would choose a new car because it was built in the UK. Those days appear to be over. Production for th
Millions of motorists could need permits to drive in Europe post-Brexit

Brits could need EU driving permits post-Brexit


Millions of motorists could need to buy a £5.50 permit in order to drive in Europe after Brexit, according to the National Audit Office.
Jaguar Land Rover will lose £billions from bad Brexit deal, warns CEO

Brexit could cost Jaguar Land Rover £billions


The Jaguar Land Rover CEO has warned the British car maker will lose over £billion per year, in the event of a bad Brexit deal being reached.
Honda production at Swindon car plant

Brexit caused car industry investment to halve


Total investment in the UK's car industry for 2018 so far has plummeted by almost 50%, the SMMT has revealed.
New car sales fall in April 2017

'Considerable concern' as UK car sales down 17.7%


The UK car industry trade body says new figures showing a double digit drop in demand for new cars should be of "considerable concern"...
Car sales drop 16 per cent amid diesel confusion and continued uncertainty over Brexit

Car sales plunge amid continued uncertainty


Sales of new cars show no sign of bouncing back as the latest figures, released today, reveal a 15.7% drop in demand...
Sterling fuels rising car exports and production

Weak sterling boosts car exports and production


Overseas demand helped to lift British car production to its best February in 17 years.
Fallout from hard Brexit could drive up cost of cars by £2,300

Brexit could drive up cost of cars by £2,300


More than £2,300 could be added to the price of an average car under a “hard Brexit”, according to research.
Toyota’s £240m show of faith in Derby production plant

Toyota’s £240m show of faith in Derbyshire


Toyota is investing £240m to upgrade a plant in Derbyshire in a sign of commitment to the UK post Brexit
Vauxhall pensions to be cut by French owner PSA

Vauxhall pensions to be cut by French owner PSA


Vauxhall workers are likely to take a significant cut to their pensions before any decision about the long-term future of their jobs after the sa
Mini may be driven abroad by BMW Brexit fears

Mini may be driven abroad by BMW Brexit fears


The long-term future of the Cowley car plant, near Oxford, has been plunged into uncertainty by reports that BMW is planning to build the...
Motor industry must source parts from UK in case of hard Brexit

Motor industry must look closer to home for parts


More parts for British-built cars will be sourced from within the UK under plans to insulate the automotive industry from the potentially...