‘Wake-up call for UK’ after nine months of falling car production

Industry warns of ‘fever pitch’ of anxiety over fears of damage caused by BrexitCar manufacturers have said their anxiety over Brexit is now “at fever pitch” after latest monthly production figures showed another major decline, with a 15% year-on-year …

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Jaguar Land Rover recalls 44,000 cars over carbon dioxide levels

Ten models found to be emitting more greenhouse gases than certified initiallyJaguar Land Rover has been forced to recall more than 44,000 cars for repairs after UK regulators found some models were emitting more carbon dioxide than previously thought….

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UK car production falls for eighth month in row as China exports dive

Automotive industry is also being hit by EU diesel vehicle rules and Brexit uncertaintyBritish car production declined for the eighth month in a row in January as output bound for China plunged by more than 70%.The car industry is struggling with multi…

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Brexit: what are carmakers’ contingency plans?

From stockpiling to Nissan’s U-turn on making new model in the UK, here’s what firms are doingUK-based ​carmakers have triggered a wave of Brexit contingency plans, with Nissan the latest manufacturer to warn that uncertainty around leaving the EU is “…

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Brexit warnings by Airbus and Siemens cannot be ignored

Major UK manufacturers know what they are talking about, unlike those clamouring for a no-deal exitEmpty threats, say Brexiters of the claims made by Airbus and Siemens that plans are under way across industry to slash investment budgets and possibly c…

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