UK car registrations decline in FebruaryStaff Writer | March 5, 2018
UK new car market dipped in February, the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) said.
Auto industry The crucial number plate change month of March
Year-to-date market for new cars declined 5.1%, with 244,420 units registered nationwide, SMMT said.
"Looking ahead to the crucial number plate change month of March, we expect a further softening, given March 2017 was a record as registrations were pulled forward to avoid VED changes," Mike Hawes, SMMT chief executive, said. ■