CAP New Vehicle Data Manager, David Saville, discusses the increasing rate of significant change for new car models in today's market.
Blog - Author: Mike Hind
CAP AIS Automotive Intelligence Specialist, Matthew Freeman, comments on European new car sales figures. In a week in which major EU markets have posted continuing poor sales, the UK has bucked the trend by posting yet another set of healthy figures – with April being the 13th month in succession to post month-on-month growth.
Commercial vehicle values forecaster, Tim Cattlin, explains how brand perceptions trump product quality in future residual value prediction.
Last week (Thursday 21st February) the OFT announced that Mercedes Benz and three of its CV dealers had been fined £2.6 million after admitting infringing competition law. The transgressions apparently varied in nature but ‘market sharing, price coordination or exchange of commercially sensitive information’ were all allegedly involved.