The coming weeks will be a frantic scrabble to shift metal to the customer in the most efficient way possible, to meet both profit targets and volume commitments given to the manufacturers earlier in the year, reports Glass’s.
Market feedback in recent months shows that the retail consumer has been a little less prevalent on the forecourts and the SMMT data paints a mild slow-down in private vehicle registrations, highlighted further in this month’s Market Trend, and whilst this downturn will change in September, in part due to pre-registration activity, warnings are already in place around the damage caused by tactical strategies.
Euro Car Parts has won multiple Workshop Power Awards including Best Large Motor Factor and Suspension Supplier of the Year.
Euro Car Parts, the UK’s number one distributor of car parts, had a successful night at the inaugural Workshop Power Awards, winning multiple awards, including the prestigious Large Motor Factor of the Year trophy.
Volvo and Autoliv have signed a letter of intent to set up a new jointly owned company to develop next-generation autonomous driving software.
The planned new company by the car maker and systems developer will have its headquarters in Gothenburg, Sweden and is expected to start operations in the beginning of 2017.