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Plug-in car grant was axed in June, in part to redirect funding to public charging schemes
Environment and energy

Inside the industry: Is EV charging network fit for purpose?

Private firms are rapidly upgrading the network but reliability remains an issue

9 August 2022
Inside the industry: Is EV charging network fit for purpose?
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Fall in used car prices is now sustained enough to be a trend
Dealership, sales and marketing

Inside the industry: Is the bubble about to burst on used car prices?

With second-hand prices slowly but surely trending downwards, anxious times lie ahead for the motor industry

2 August 2022
Inside the industry: Is the bubble about to burst on used car prices?
Finance and corporate

Industry digest: How to resolve the car industry's skills shortage

Solutions don’t just rely on short-term fixes such as higher wages and better bonuses, according to HR report

1 August 2022
Industry digest: How to resolve the car industry's skills shortage
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The internet is up in arms at BMW's pay-as-you-go extras plan
Tech, development and manufacturing

Inside the industry: Defending BMW's heated seats meltdown

Social media pile-ons are nothing new, but BMW could be onto something with its chargeable optional extras

27 July 2022
Inside the industry: Defending BMW's heated seats meltdown
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ZS EV and 5 SW EV have driven huge growth for MG
Dealership, sales and marketing

Inside the Industry: Why UK car sales are still in a slump

Brands like MG and Dacia are seeing huge gains, but most are still struggling against the industry headwinds

18 July 2022
Inside the Industry: Why UK car sales are still in a slump
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Volvo XC40 P8 Recharge is firm's first EV
Government and legislation

Subs exclusive: ACEA lobby group under pressure as Volvo leaves

Swedish marque joins Stellantis in leaving the European car lobby group, presenting a dilemma for the industry

14 July 2022
Subs exclusive: ACEA lobby group under pressure as Volvo leaves
Finance and corporate

Inside the industry: Shoring up Aston Martin is no easy task

Even for someone like Stroll and his other wealthy investors, running a firm with a billion-pound debt is tricky

12 July 2022
Inside the industry: Shoring up Aston Martin is no easy task
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Car industry faces a skills shortage in an age of disruption and digitalisation
Finance and corporate

Industry digest: Skills shortage keeps car bosses awake at night

Following Covid and Brexit, there’s no magic button to solve the car industry’s recruitment backlog

7 July 2022
Industry digest: Skills shortage keeps car bosses awake at night
Dealership, sales and marketing

Inside the industry: Can Land Rover address the reliability woes?

Owner's Land Rover Defender experience of reliability issues shows firm still has improvements to make

5 July 2022
Inside the industry: Can Land Rover address the reliability woes?
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Tesla CEO Elon Musk
Finance and corporate

Inside the industry: Why the time could be up for Elon Musk

As Tesla and its CEO face lawsuits and employee complaints, will Musk and his company bounce back?

28 June 2022
Inside the industry: Why the time could be up for Elon Musk
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Cazoo uses online buying to set itself apart from crowd
Insights

Inside the industry: What Cazoo can tell us about the car market

Online car buying giant's crumbling business may prove that the world isn't ready for car subscription models

21 June 2022
Inside the industry: What Cazoo can tell us about the car market
Environment and energy

Inside the industry: Are large EVs a force for good?

Tyre wear emissions of electric cars are often even worse than petrol alternatives

15 June 2022
Inside the industry: Are large EVs a force for good?

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New car news

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US-built Fisker Pear will be a city car with a sub-£28k price tag
New cars

Fisker goes radical with Pear EV SUV

12 August 2022
Fisker goes radical with Pear EV SUV