RMI BODYSHOPS DEBT RECOVERY SERVICE HITS MILESTONE

24/08/2016

As part of its ongoing challenge for bodyshops to treated fairly, RMI Bodyshops (NAB & VBRA), the UK’s leading trade association for the vehicle body repair sector, has reached a milestone in its debt recovery service. The associatio...

NFDA COMMENT: RETAIL SALES GROW IN JULY

18/08/2016

“Despite expected uncertainty following the EU referendum, retail sales have performed well in July”, said Sue Robinson, Director of the National Franchised Dealers Association which represents commercial vehicle and franchised car ret...

GOVERNMENT RESPONDS TO MILEAGE FRAUD LETTER

16/08/2016

“It is positive to see that the government has now acknowledged the serious issue of odometer fraud”, said Sue Robinson, Director of the National Association of Motor Auctions (NAMA), the UK’s leading representative body for vehicle au...

RMI TO OPEN TWO NEW TRAINING ACADEMIES

16/08/2016

The Retail Motor Industry Federation (RMI) is planning to open two new training academies, in the North and South of England, to increase the provision of MOT training for garages. The RMI has received increasing demand for training ...

NMDA COMMENTS ON APPRENTICESHIP LEVY ANNOUNCEMENT

12/08/2016

“The National Motorcycle Dealers Association (NMDA) is encouraged to see that the government has released further details about the apprenticeship levy today”, comments Sue Robinson, Director of the NMDA which represents motorcycle ret...

APPRENTICESHIP LEVY DETAILS REVEALED

12/08/2016

“It is positive to see that the government has released further details about the apprenticeship levy, but we are still concerned at the short timescale of the implementation”, said Sue Robinson, Director of the National Franchised Dea...

RMI BODYSHOP COMMENT: APPRENTICESHIP LEVY

12/08/2016

The government has released further details on the Apprenticeship Levy, which comes into force in April 2017. Some key points that were confirmed are: The levy will apply to all apprenticeships – including traditional framework ap...

DEMAND FOR MOTORCYCLES CONTINUES TO GROW IN JULY

10/08/2016

“It is positive to see that overall demand for motorcycles was up 5.8% year-to-date – marking seven continuous months of growth in 2016”, said Stephen Latham, Head of the National Motorcycle Dealers Association (NMDA) which represents ...

NMDA RAISES CONCERNS OVER MOTORCYCLE TESTING REGIME

09/08/2016

The National Motorcycle Dealers Association (NMDA) has written to Andrew Jones MP, Parliamentary under Secretary of State for Transport calling for a reform of the current testing regime for motorcycle riders. Currently, there are fo...

MOTOR PREMIUMS CONTINUE TO RISE POST CMA INVESTIGATION

08/08/2016

The Association of British Insurers (ABI) has published their Quarterly Average Private Comprehensive Motor Insurance Premium Tracker today (08/08/16). The Tracker shows that the average price paid for comprehensive car insurance has...

NEW CAR REGISTRATIONS IN LINE WITH EXPECTATIONS IN JULY

04/08/2016

“Despite expected stabilisation in July, UK new car registrations remain at levels not seen since 2004 with specific segments of the market, including alternative fuel vehicles continuing to perform well”, said Sue Robinson, Director o...

NFDA COMMENTS ON INTEREST RATE CUT

04/08/2016

“It is positive that the Bank of England has decided to cut the interest rate for the first time since March 2009 to a record low of 0.25%”, said Sue Robinson, Director of the National Franchised Dealers Association which represents fr...

NEW VAN MARKET STABILISES IN JULY

04/08/2016

“It is positive to see that in spite of registrations levelling out in July, the new van market, up to 3.5 tonnes, remains stable year to date”, said Sue Robinson, Director of the National Franchised Dealers Association which represent...

RMI BODYSHOPS COMMENT ON NEW CMA CAR INSURANCE RECOMMENDATIONS

03/08/2016

The final requirements of the Competition and Market Authority’s (CMA) Private Motor Insurance Order were brought into effect this week (1 August). It is claimed that the requirements, which apply to all providers of private motor in...

IS YOUR CAR AS SAFE AS YOU THINK? RMI BODYSHOPS COMMENTS ON CHANNEL 4 INVESTIGATION FINDINGS

03/08/2016

Since 1997 when the ENCAP (European New Car Assessment Programme) Test was introduced, it has been assumed that new cars on the road are as safe as they can be. But is this really the case? ENCAP is a voluntary vehicle safety rating...

NFDA COMMENTS ON PPI

02/08/2016

“The NFDA is pleased to see that the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has published its feedback on proposed changes concerning a deadline for payment protection insurance (PPI) complaints”, said Sue Robinson, Director of the National...

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