Britons splashed out on more new motors in August than a year earlier, in another sign of growing consumer confidence.
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Thursday 05 September 2013
Sunday 18 August 2013
Saturday 06 July 2013
The motor industry said on Thursday that it had sold well over 1 million new cars in the first half of the year, and that overall sales are up on last year by more than 10%.
Friday 05 July 2013
New car sales rose by 13.4 per cent in June in the latest sign that the recovery is gathering pace.
Friday 07 June 2013
The UK's goods trade deficit tumbled by £1 billion to £8.2 billion in April, making it £600 million smaller than expected and the lowest since January. Including the services surplus, the overall deficit shrank from £3.2 billion to £2 billion.
Sunday 14 April 2013
One of the puzzles of the past year is how British consumers have managed to keep increasing their spending despite the continuing squeeze on their incomes and without further running down savings – rather the reverse.
Friday 15 March 2013
Air Partner, the aviation business, has seen its private jet division grow first-half revenues by 12 per cent to £22.7m.
Wednesday 06 March 2013
Soaring petrol prices and household bills are encouraging more people to buy fuel-efficient cars, according to new figures released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT).
Wednesday 30 January 2013
Wednesday 17 October 2012
The dire state of the European car industry was laid bare yesterday as registrations in September fell at their fastest rate for 12 months and a profits warning came from the car and plane parts maker GKN.
Wednesday 18 July 2012
Mumnet has joined up with Haymarket Media Group's What Car magazine to launch a new motoring website, Mumsnet Cars.
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