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Growing the UK automotive supply chain

The Automotive Council report reveals a big jump in demand from British vehicle manufacturers fro British-made components. Domestic component suppliers saw a 10% rise in sales to British vehicle manufacturers in 2014. Currently around one third of the components in a UK-built car domestically sources, compared to more than 90% in the mid-1970s. The new

Accessing Research Expertise

The Accessing Research Expertise document has been created by LowCVP and SMMT to support industry’s engagement with the UK’s world leading research sector Bourne off the back of research undertaken by SMMT and LowCVP to build an understanding of the issues and opportunities companies can face when looking to work the academic research sector, this resource

New Car CO2 report 2014

SMMT’s 13th annual New Car CO2 Report shows ongoing reductions in new car emissions. Average UK new car CO2 emissions stood at 128.3g/km in 2013, down 3.6% on 2012 and 29.1% on 2000. Average new car emissions fell below 130g/km for the first time, achieving the pan-EU new car CO2 target for 2015. This important milestone was achieved through