Sports orientated Pontypool-made MS-RT Ford vans have won a national prize.
What Van? of the year judges praised the Welsh business adapting Transit and Connect vans for its innovation and manufacturing facilities and culminating in a limited edition 40-strong MS-RT R185 Transit Custom.
GMB members working for Carmarthenshire County Council highways have accused the authority of ‘dirty’ tactics ahead of the looming gritter overtime ban from today.
GMB understands that the council intends to use a private firm to grit the roads in Carmarthenshire for the dates of industrial action in a move that they believe is an attempt to break the Industrial action and acting against the principal of the Welsh Government’s Trade Union Wales act.
Motor industry charity BEN is carrying out its annual survey into health and wellbeing of those in the motor trade.
It offers an unrivalled service of advice and practical assistance and needs to know the extent of issues which impact on health and wants anonymous replies to the link here: BEN wellness survey .
The average driver only knows the meaning of 79% of road signs, according to a nationwide survey of 2,000 motorists.
The poll was conducted by Opinium on behalf of KwikFit.
Two-thirds of motor dealers polled have said they don’t believe the UK will achieve the Government’s desire to see half of new cars ultra-low emissions models by 2030.
Nearly all dealers told Close Brothers Motor Finance they want to see more action to encourage the switch with longer range, more and quicker recharging as well as cheaper costs of models with wider choice as well.
The Electric Vehicle Energy Taskforce will launch the report “Energising Our Electric Vehicle Transition” on Tuesday 14 January in central London.
The Taskforce is the widest collaboration between the energy supply, transport and mobility sectors along with government facilitated by the LowCVP, at the request of government, to maximise the benefits arising from the EV transition for motorists, the energy industry and wider society by capitalising on innovations including smart charging.