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NFDA Brexit white paper: disruption, but a chance to improve franchised dealers' defences

A joint NFDA and ICDP study into potential effects of Brexit suggests it could give scope to legislation improving the rights of franchisees under threat.

European registrations rise contrasts UK fortunes

European new car registrations contrasted those in the UK with an overall rise of 7.5% during May.

Gallery: AM100 crowns new ‘number one’ franchised group

Champagne flowed as the biggest names in the franchised car retail sector celebrated the fruits of a record year of sales at the 2017 AM100 dinner.

“Dealers need a dramatic culture shift ahead of FCA review” warns FCA compliance expert

FCA’s compliance consultancy consumer director Andrew Smith has said that “dealers need a dramatic culture shift ahead of the Financial Conduct Authority’s (FCA) 2018 review”.


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Evans Halshaw Car Store opens in Coventry

Pendragon has opened a Car Store used car centre in Coventry.

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JCT600 appoints Audi head of fleet

Yorkshire-based motor group JCT600 has appointed Gavin Dawes as its new Audi head of fleet.

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Kia reveals Stonic compact SUV, due late 2017

Kia is planning to enter the compact SUV sector this year with its new Stonic model.

Volvo’s Polestar performance add-ons reach 100,000 global sales

Polestar, the aftermarket performance brand of Volvo Cars, has reached a milestone of 100,000 powertrain optimisations for Volvo cars around the globe since its introduction.