Find out who has joined the premier automotive trade association and what they get from membership. New members – November 2015
SMMT’s response to the 2015 Spending Review
Award presented for services to the Motor Industry and Charity
An innovative project to bring fully-automated, driverless vehicles to the streets of Milton Keynes is the winner of the 2015 SMMT Automotive Award for Innovation.
Warns of the “devastating waste” of effort if spending cuts undermine supply chain recovery.
Engine production rises 4% in October 2015 compared with same month last year.
Number of British commercial vehicles made for export boosted by 32.1% in October.
Year-to-date UK car production volumes best since 2005, with 36,000 more units made this year than last.
The London Taxi Company has announced that it will take on 30 manufacturing apprentices under a new scheme based in Coventry, just weeks after it was revealed that parent company Geely will invest an additional £50 million in its facilities there.
The UK Automotive International Competitiveness Report has found that the sector’s workforce is one of the world’s most productive – but action is needed to address a shortage of skilled engineers and operators.