Blog archives: April 2015

Are politicians ignoring the UK motorist?

Posted on: 28/04/2015

Even though drivers contribute £58 billion or almost 10% of the Treasury’s entire £582.6 billion UK tax-take, the need for fair pricing on UK forecourts has so far been largely ignored by politicians seeking the votes of the UK’s 35 million motorists.

The latest AA Fuel Price Report shows that average petrol prices have risen from 111.92p a litre in mid March to 113.29p in mid April, a 1.37p increase which adds 75p to the cost of filling a typical 55-litre petrol...

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Stolen vehicles down 70% in a decade

Posted on: 26/04/2015

The number of vehicles stolen in England and Wales has fallen by 70% in the past decade, according to data released by the Office for National Statistics (ONS).

Latest figures show 69,547 vehicles were stolen last year, compared to 231,323 in 2004. Vehicle theft fell by 1.2%, or 842 incidents, compared with 2013 and the crime is now at its lowest point since 1968. With more than 36 million vehicles on the road, today’s figures show that just 0.2% of all vehicles were stolen in 2014.

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Author: ADMIN
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Record month for the UK car industry

Posted on: 11/04/2015

Figures released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) show 492,774 cars were registered in March 2015 - the best month since the twice-yearly number plate changes were introduced in 1999.

New products and attractive finance packages underpinned by low interest rates helped deliver this record result which was led by the fleet sector, with 11.6% year-on-year growth, reflecting the economic confidence currently felt by UK companies. Registrations so far this year have...

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