JLR has reported a 14% drop in UK registrations.
It has been a challenging market, the company said, but sales in China have grown and it’s still pushing ahead with massive R&D investment and adding 5,000 jobs, mostly in manufacturing.
BMW is incentivising buyers and offering £2,000 trade in allowance against their latest models emitting under 130gkm.
The deal is in addition to anything else which can be negotiated on BMW or MINI models and applies to any used diesel model from Euro4 spec or older and owned for a year.
Driving examiners could be given body cameras because they are increasingly attacked by failed candidates.
The DVSA said there were 240 incidents of physical or verbal abuse in 2016, compared to approximately 180 the year before.