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Danny Alexander, Chief Secretary to the Treasury, has announced five winners of the Treasury’s low emission vehicle technology competition. The competition had been set up by the Technology Strategy Board (TSB) to encourage the motor industry to develop a stronger UK supply chain in response to figures that showed the majority of components and supplies for the industry still came from abroad.
In March, registrations of new cars in Britain reached their highest levels for ten years, according to figures released by industry body, the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT).
The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) has released the results of a survey which shows that more than 90% of automotive companies want to remain in the EU.
Everyone knows that modern cars are much more secure. Alarms and immobilisers are widespread standard fits and electronic keys make the ignition and door locks all but impregnable. In the past, it seems the car thief only needed a coat hanger to pull down the car’s window and then pull up the locking peg. Then, almost anything could be inserted into the mechanical ignition and twisted.