Honest John appoints Kelly

Honest John appoints Kelly

Consumer-led motoring website Honest John has appointed Tim Kelly of MotorClaimGuru as its ‘insurance expert’. Independent engineer, Tim has 18 years’ experience as an engineering […]


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PSA makes March move

PSA makes March move

David March has been appointed director for UK franchising, network development and quality at PSA Group UK. He moves from the Peugeot Citroën Retail Group […]


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Q&A: Openbay CEO on State Farm Partnership

Q&A: Openbay CEO on State Farm Partnership

Rob Infantino discussed how the partnership was formed, the controversy surrounding Openbay's services, and how it could ultimately help auto repair shops.


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BMW Electric, Hybrid Sales Double in 2017

BMW Electric, Hybrid Sales Double in 2017

In January and February of this year, BMW delivered over 10,000 electric cars and plug-in hybrids globally—a 110 percent over last year.


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Infiniti, UTI Partner for Tech Training

Infiniti, UTI Partner for Tech Training

Graduates will hold numerous Infiniti-specific credentials and have 95 percent of the requirements needed to be an Infiniti KEI Master Technician.


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Cazana secures major backing

Cazana secures major backing

Used vehicle database Cazana.com has received investment totaling £1.75m to continue its rapid growth trajectory. Robert Diamond, former managing director of the RAC, has become […]


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Fix enhances Scottish reach

Fix enhances Scottish reach

Fix Auto UK has announced another addition to its bodyshop network in Scotland with the launch of Fix Auto Fife. The development has been made […]


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BMW Launches EV Battery Factory in China

BMW Launches EV Battery Factory in China

The BMW Group is integrating its battery factories into the existing international production network. The high-voltage batteries needed for the auto group's electric vehicles will come from the BMW Group plants in Dingolfing, Spartanburg and now also Shenyang.


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Bangers4Ben raises over £56,000

Bangers4Ben raises over £56,000

Car Dealer Magazine’s Bangers4Ben event 2017 has raised over £56,000 for Ben, the not-for-profit organisation that partners with the automotive industry. Bangers4Ben is an epic […]


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Spies Hecker applauds Mercedes-AMG

Spies Hecker applauds Mercedes-AMG

Spies Hecker has congratulated Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport on winning the 2017 FIA Formula OneTM World Constructors’ Championship, secured after the US Grand Prix on 22 […]


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US takes robot record

US takes robot record

The US automotive industry has installed a new record of approximately 17,500 industrial robots in 2016. In the last seven years, the operational stock increased […]


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VW diesel scandal still hits profits in Q3

VW diesel scandal still hits profits in Q3

Latest figures from Volkswagen have demonstrated that the diesel emission scandal is still prevalent in affecting profits, despite the carmaker disclosing promising sales in the […]


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Mariconda joins FMG

Mariconda joins FMG

Incident Management specialist FMG has made a key appointment to the board, appointing Domenico Mariconda to the role of sales and marketing director. Domenico brings […]


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Carglass visits Symach

Carglass visits Symach

Carglass executives have visited Symach’s operations in Bologna, Italy to learn more about the Italian equipment, which has recently been installed in five branches in […]


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Epicor to Demo Augmented Reality eCatalog at AAPEX

Epicor to Demo Augmented Reality eCatalog at AAPEX

Epicor Software Corporation, a provider of industry-specific enterprise software to promote business growth, will demonstrate the “Catalog of the Future”—an augmented reality (A/R) electronic catalog interface for motor vehicle parts and service professionals—during AAPEX.


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Euro Car Parts acquires Andrew Page

Euro Car Parts acquires Andrew Page

Euro Car Parts welcomes today’s decision by the Competition & Markets Authority (CMA) to give approval to its proposed acquisition of Andrew Page, subject to […]


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Eyes on the road

Eyes on the road

The latest research from ClickMechanic, an online marketplace for car repair, has found that a third of UK drivers do not have their eyesight tested […]


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New calls for vehicle safety

New calls for vehicle safety

Members of the Transport Committee of the European Parliament have adopted a non-binding resolution asking for new vehicles to include a range of life-saving technologies. […]


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Cars top list of ‘unexpected expenses’

Cars top list of ‘unexpected expenses’

Nearly a quarter of people admit to giving up holidays and Christmas to pay for unexpected expenses – with car costs one of the main […]


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Daryl secures silver at World Skills

Daryl secures silver at World Skills

The team at Nationwide have announced that paint technician, Daryl Head, from NCRC Swindon has won silver at World Skills Abu Dhabi in car painting. […]


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PCGB raises over £12,500

PCGB raises over £12,500

Members of Porsche Club Great Britain helped to raise over £12,500 for Chestnut Tree House, the Sussex-based children’s hospice, at the 2017 Porsche Charity Day. […]


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