Category Archives: Motor Trade Market

Uber’s Next Big Thing – Flying Cars

New-age, personal taxi company Uber have outlined their next potential business venture - Flying Cars. Uber’s Chief Product Officer (CPO) Jeff Holden envisions a fleet of “small, electric aircraft” that will land and take-off vertically to revolutionise commuting in busy cities. The true colours of this plan (dubbed “Elevate”) are revealed, however, when we learn…
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Calling All Traders

We want to write about your business! We love the motor trade industry, and we want to get to know our customers better. The British economy is built on hard-working small businesses, who do not always get the recognition they deserve. We write monthly blogs at Motor Trade Direct,  and we would like to use this…
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The Geneva Motor Show 2015

Any motor trader worth their salt will know that this month hosted one of the most prestigious motoring events in the world: The Geneva Motor Show. Each year hundreds of car manufacturers flock to Switzerland to display their biggest and brightest cars in the hope that over the next twelve months they will see an…
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Best selling cars of 2015

In 2014 EU car sales increased by 5.7 per cent, making it one of the best years for car sales in a decade. January 2015 also kicked off to a great start with a 6.7 per cent growth in new car registrations in the EU which is the largest sale of cars since 2007. Most…
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How are Diesel Cars affecting the Environment?

At one point diesel cars were thought to be more environmentally friendly than petrol versions so the government campaigned for people to buy them. However, not long after this they began to realise that diesel cars were not as environmentally friendly as they originally thought. They therefore implemented a new law stating that every diesel…
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Are you selling more Dacias than Jaguars?

A few years ago you would be forgiven for not stocking your forecourt with Dacias, as at this point in time not only were they not very popular but some people hadn’t even heard of them! However, over the years Dacia has worked hard to improve their brand awareness by offering consumers something that many…
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The UK’s Booming Motor Trade

As with any other type of business, motor traders rely on a good economy and a certain level of customer demand in order to succeed. This is why motor traders are extremely happy at the moment as not only is the UK finally out of the recession but new car registrations have been increasing steadily…
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