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Britain to Become Second-Largest Car Maker in Europe

Posted on Monday 17th of June 2013

Earlier on in the month we reported that British cars came out on top of a customer satisfaction survey by What Car?, with Jaguar knocking Lexus down to second place after an 11 year stint at the top. It is now being reported that increasing demand for British brands in countries such as China are bringing UK car plants run by Jaguar, Land Rover and other brands like BMW and Nissan to full capacity. Managing Director of BMW’s UK operations Tim Abbott believes that if this trend continues...Read More

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Five Reasons You Need the X431 Pad

Posted on Tuesday 11th of June 2013

The launch of the X431 Pad has been a great success for Launch UK, with garages up and down the country putting their orders in for the brand new device. But there are still a few people out there who are wondering why they need the Pad for their garage. Here, we’re going to tell you why. You Don’t Have to Plug It into the Car Directly With a DBS connector and wireless Bluetooth technology, the X431 Pad doesn’t even have to be plugged directly into a car. Just pop in...Read More

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British Cars Best for Customer Satisfaction

Posted on Monday 3rd of June 2013

A recent survey by What Car? and JD Power and Associates has seen a dramatic improvement in the opinion of British cars in the eyes of motorists. Although they were once notorious for poor quality and unreliability, foreign investment and improved working practices have been the saving grace of UK manufacturers, which are now topping this survey of 16,000 customers. This improvement has been a steep incline, with Land Rover seeing the most marked improvement. In 2004, it was positioned...Read More