Car Dealer News 7 Apr
BBC Watchdog investigation calls Cazoo’s 300-point checks into question
A BBC Watchdog investigation has called into question online car retailer Cazoo’s 300-point check on all its vehicles after failing to uncover documentary evidence of such scrutiny being carried out.
Used Cars 29 May
Crashed car write-off scam dents dealer groups' reputations
AM100 groups fall victim to unscrupulous write-off repairers exploiting insurance loophole to resell crash-damaged cars
Used Cars 7 May
BBC investigates 'write-off' used cars at Evans Halshaw and Arnold Clark
Pendragon’s Evans Halshaw used car business and Arnold Clark have been accused of selling insurance write-offs without telling buyers the vehicle's been in a crash following an investigation by the BBC.
Manufacturer 1 Oct
Ford agree to refund owners over Ecoboost engine fault
Ford has agreed to refund car owners after a fault caused hurndreds of one-litre EcoBoost petrol engine failures just months issuing a recall of 15,000 1.6-litre versions of the turbocharged powerplant.
Car Dealer News 6 Jul
Lookers targets £1m Children In Need donation
Lookers will aim to put the fun into fund-raising as its 160 retailers band together in a bid to raise £1 million for BBC Children in Need.
Dealer Management 3 Jan
Car dealers should ‘stop treating employees like children’
Trusting staff to use their best judgement at work helps them to be more innovative and productive, says Lucy Adams, the former head of human resources at BBC.
Digital Marketing 4 Aug
CitNOW broadcasts more video than BBC TV
Video technology specialist CitNOW claims to be broadcasting more video than the BBC as 2,750 dealerships across the country embrace its technology.
Market Insight 12 Apr
Young Scottish drivers spend more, says Gocompare.com
Young drivers in Scotland spend more than twice as much on a used car as those in the South East – but the country’s new car sales are not stacking up.
Supplier News 11 Mar
BBC Apprentice star Ruth Whiteley delivers 'enthusiasm' to dealerships
Former apprentice favourite Ruth Whiteley is aiming to eradicate “tired salesmanship” in UK dealerships as part of a husband-wife training team with her husband.
Manufacturer 24 Nov
Vauxhall defends emissions following Panorama investigation
Vauxhall has defended its previous statement saying its models do not feature emissions defeat devices after accusations made by BBC Panorama.