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The result of the UK’s referendum on 23rd June 2016 to withdraw from the European Union is widely known as Brexit, a portmanteau of “Britain” and “exit”.

Reality check: is Brexit making car finance more expensive? | The Car Expert

Reality check: Is Brexit making car finance more expensive?

Media reports in the last few days claim that Brexit is responsible for driving up the price of cars and the cost of PCP car finance. But is that actually true?
Green card may be required for UK motorists after Brexit

UK motorists driving in EU may need insurance ‘Green Card’

Millions of UK motorists wanting to drive in the EU will need to arrange extra documentation in the event of a no-deal Brexit, insurers have warned.
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Turbulent year for new car sales ends on a low note

New car registrations were down over 5% in December as poor fleet sales dragged figures down the overall market, bringing a difficult year to a close.
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Brexit blamed as car manufacturing plunges

British car manufacturing fell by nearly 20% in November, with industry bosses blaming Brexit uncertainty for sliding export orders.
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Car finance debt continues to grow despite falling sales

Car finance debt increased in the third quarter of 2018, despite the number of new finance agreements falling in line with lower new car sales in September.
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‘No deal no option’ as production slides

UK car production dropped for a third consecutive month in August, as industry bosses renewed their concerns over a final Brexit deal.
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UK car manufacturing hits 17-year high

UK car manufacturing hit a 17-year high in November with output from automotive factories already 56,000 ahead of the whole of 2015's production.

Brexit warning as Brit-built cars hit 18-year high

British factories produced more cars in June than in any month in 18 years, but there are fears that Brexit uncertainty could stall manufacturing growth.
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Brexit fears as UK car production soars

New figures show that car manufacturing in the UK soared by more than a quarter in May, just as the industry faces great uncertainty following the vote to leave the European Union.
Motor industry reacts to Brexit vote

Motor industry reacts to Brexit vote

The UK’s vote to leave the European Union has sent shock waves through the motor industry, both inside and outside of the country.
Renault dealership amid sales slowdown

Sales slowdown – stability or Brexit fears?

Car registrations in the UK grew 2.5 per cent in May, suggesting that the sales market has levelled out after strong growth in 2015.

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