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JUST 13 of 152 dealers in part-worn tyres nationwide are keeping motorists safe, according to a new study. The safety charity TyreSafe carried out a five-year investigation with Trading Standards, visiting 152 outlets dealing in part-worn tyres to check the condition of what they were selling. It found that 139 of them were selling illegalREAD MORE
PINEWOOD Technologies has launched a new multi-platform app called Parts+ for issuing parts on the go. The dealer management system (DMS) provider’s new app features a built-in barcode scanner, allowing parts teams to identify components faster than they would be able to with an old fashioned manual search. Scanned items can be added to operationsREAD MORE
THE UK is still a long way away from the government’s target for sales of ultra low emission vehicles, according to latest figures. In its Road To Zero strategy announced last month, the government confirmed that it wanted to see at least 50 per cent of new cars sold by 2030 to be ultra lowREAD MORE
MORE than half of British motorists aren’t yet willing to buy an autonomous car, according to Close Brothers Motor Finance. The latest edition of the company’s Britain Under The Bonnet report, which quizzed 2,000 UK drivers, found that 55 per cent of them wouldn’t consider buying a driverless car. A further 20 per cent saidREAD MORE