Isuzu Central has been appointed as a full sales, service and parts dealer for the Isuzu marque in the north Midlands. It will represent Isuzu Truck UK, with the company handling both truck product sales and after sales service from the Allports Group four-acre dealer site in Stoke-on-Trent. Richard Waterworth, head of sales at Isuzu Truck UK, said: “Working closely with the Allports Group, we were keen to raise the profile of Isuzu in this area as an additional and […]
This year’s Commercial Vehicle Market Report will be launched via an online webinar at 11am on 10 December and you are invited to register now to secure your place for this unique insight into the commercial vehicle and road freight transport sector. The report, produced in association with Texaco Lubricants, Motor Transport and Continental Tyres, offers an in-depth review of the UK’s freight and commercial vehicle sector. Andy Salter, MD of Road Transport Media, and Phil Redwood of research firm […]
UK operators are typically thought of as a conservative bunch and research conducted on behalf of Motor Transport late last year goes some way towards providing that idiom, as Euro-5 continues to dominate UK operator fleets. That said, the findings of the 2015 Overview of the UK Commercial Vehicle Industry report, produced by MT publisher Road Transport Media on behalf of Texaco and in association with Continental, Euro-6 has made remarkable headway in the past two years showing that we […]
UK automotive manufacturing sector needs further government intervention to ensure post-pandemic recovery, SMMT warns
The impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on manufacturing is expected to cut annual light commercial vehicle production volumes by a third to just 920,000 units this year, according to a report by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT).