A car salesman, already on bail for theft from one UK franchised dealer group, joined another dealership and pocketed another £16,500 before getting caught.
A used car dealer discovered that 15 vehicles had been stolen from his business as he celebrated the arrival of his child in hospital.
Police have arrested a fifth man in connection to an overnight raid on Vospers’ multi-franchise site in Plymouth following the release of four other suspects without charge.
A thief who stripped five Audis of their alloy wheels in a £35,000 forecourt raid in Crewe has been jailed for four years.
Staff at Vospers’ multi-franchise facility in Plymouth are trying to establish what items were stolen after thieves ransacked offices in an overnight raid.
A used car dealer has seen his business “devastated” by the loss of seven vehicles in a late night raid just five days after a move to new premises.
A pair of test-drive car-jacking incidents just a few miles apart left one trader with “life-changing injuries” and another reviewing CCTV footage in an effort to catch the culprit.
Fraudsters are targeting car dealership fleets because they are seen as a 'soft touch' for bogus cash-for-crash claims.
A conwoman preyed on the John Clark Motor Group dealership which briefly employed her and pocketed thousands of pounds as a result.
Three Chorley Group Nissan dealerships were attacked in overnight raids in which the windows of 40 vehicles were smashed by satnav targeting thieves.
More than 40 vehicles have been deliberately damaged at an Arnold Clark dealership.
A crackdown on vehicle clocking is being called for by the National Franchised Dealers Association and the National Association of Motor Auctions.
Moments after a second hand car dealer was sentenced to five months at Birmingham Crown Court his phone started to play the theme to the Great Escape.
A second-hand car dealer from who traded millions of pounds worth of cars for at least 14 years but kept no records and paid no tax has been jailed.
Newbury car dealer Daniel Stokesberry was fined more than £20,000 after selling five unroadworthy vehicles.
A £100,000 supercar stolen on a dealer test drive in Derbyshire has been found in Birmingham.
An independent motor trader in Hull conned a pensioner out of his life savings when he asked him to become a ‘sleeping partner’ in Clough Road Car Sales.
A thief spent four hours moving other cars so he could steal two Ferrari GTO 250 replicas from a Yorkshire car dealership.
The UK's car industry, led by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders, has called on the police to improve how it tracks car thefts.
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When: November 12 2020
Where: Birmingham NEC
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