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The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) may seek to remove the point-of-sale advantage from used car motor finance if similar moves with GAP insurance are successful, said James Tew, director at iVendi.

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Motorpoint links with radio station for free fuel competition

02/09/2014 in News

Motorpoint has teamed up with Clyde 1 to give away free fuel to motorists next week in Glasgow.

Fiat appoints Francis Bleasdale to new fleet and used car role

02/09/2014 in News

Fiat UK has appointed Francis Bleasdale to the newly created role of fleet and used car director.


Dealer profiles

HR Owen: Email, events and enticing the 21st-century customer

HR Owen marketing director Chris Harris explains how the UK’s largest luxury and supercar dealer mixes events, email and CRM software to entice and analyse potential customers.

Pentagon's Trevor Reeve explains the vital role of training in his expansion plans

Pentagon's Trevor Reeve details how investing in his staff and training academy are preparing the AM100 group for acquisitions.

Market insight

Guest opinion: Government proposals 'threaten viability of apprenticeships and industry competence'

Government proposals to end ‘free’ apprenticeship training will harm rather than help the automotive sector, writes Lee Acton, chief executive of training provider Skillnet.

Dealers express dissatisfaction in franchise value, profit potential and CI costs - survey

Dealer opinions of the value in holding franchises has reached their lowest level for two years.

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