Rebecca is head of news and features at Blackball Media, writing for Car Dealer Magazine, Workshop Magazine, AOL Cars and much more.
CDX16 takes place at Silverstone on Tuesday, May 24 – and the Car Dealer team have produced a video to explain why YOU should be there. Our huge motor trade expo, the biggest of its kind in the UK, features industry-leading keynote speakers and a series of fascinating and educational workshops to help you build your business – plusREAD MORE
THE latest figures from the FLA have shown that appetite for PCP in the used car market is increasing, and Black Horse boss Richard Jones says there’s even more room for growth in this sector. Overall, the volume of cars bought on finance stayed level in 2017. However, while the number of new cars boughtREAD MORE
A CAR salesman from Brighton was one of the three British tourists killed when a helicopter crashed in the Grand Canyon on Saturday. The names of the victims have now been released by police. They were Stuart Hill, 30, his partner Becky Dobson, 27, and brother Jason Hill, 32. Stuart Hill worked at Lookers Mercedes-BenzREAD MORE
PARENT company of Evans Halshaw and Stratstone, Pendragon PLC, saw profits fall in 2017. The company reported that underlying profit before tax was down to £60.4 million, by £15 million, compared to the previous year due to a reduction in new revenue and a reduced margins in the third quarter. Pendragon reported in its fullREAD MORE
Consumer car finance figures stayed level in 2017, with new car volumes falling while used car volumes grew. Figures out today from the Finance and Leasing Association (FLA) show that in 2017 a total of 2.35 million cars were bought on finance. In the new market, 990,029 cars were bought on finance, down seven perREAD MORE