Be car confident like Shirley saw a 15.98% increase in direct traffic in March 2019, compared to the same month last year, following the launch of its Be Car Confident advertising campaign. The split-screen TV advert shows happy couple Ken and Shirley having very different secondhand car buying experiences. Hapless Ken thinks he knows … Continue reading

British car manufacturing falls -14.4% in March

British car production declined -14.4% in March, falling for the 10th month in a row with 126,195 units rolling off factory lines, according to figures released today by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT). Production for both home and overseas markets declined in double digits, down -18.1% and -13.4% respectively. … Continue reading

RAC to recover out-of-power EVs at roadside

RAC has developed a lightweight mobile EV-charger capable of reviving out-of-charge cars from one of its standard roadside rescue vans. The EV Boost system works with all Type 1 and 2 connections, and can be rolled-out to hundreds of patrol vehicles ensuring the RAC can match the scale of demand as EV … Continue reading