Japanese brands continued to dominated the What Car? reliability survey, with the Toyota Aygo, Honda Jazz and Lexus CT200h all scoring top marks.
According to the 2017 Auto Express Driver Power survey, franchised dealers better inform customers of repair costs and progress.
Car insurance costs have been named by drivers as the motoring cost that has increased the most in the past 12 months and their number-one cost-of-motoring concern. Car maintenance bills was second.
Poor vehicle maintenance is burdening small businesses with avoidable costs and downtime, according to research from Lex Autolease.
Automotive Management Live: Where franchised and independent dealers will find everything they need to know about operating a modern showroom and service and repair facility fit for the digital age.
When: November 7 2019
Where: Birmingham NEC
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