The Fiesta at 40 – a brief history of Britain’s favourite Ford

How many Fiestas did you own and/or drive? Can’t believe it’s been around for 40 years! Source: The Fiesta at 40 – a brief history of Britain’s favourite Ford

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Aftersales Consultant

Our client is a leading supplier of advanced software solutions, computer services and business communications technology delivering a range of advanced, fully-integrated specialist systems for the retail motor trade. They are currently seeking a new team member for their Installation team from a dealership background working in Aftersales. You could be working in Service, Parts or a Bodyshop but you must have good all round […]

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Profit ‘not an issue’ as CarGurus guns for Auto Trader

TripAdvisor internet entrepreneur Langley Steinert claims that his new venture, CarGurus, is aiming to top the online car retail segment, stating “profitability isn’t an issue” as they target Auto Trader and Motors.co.uk. Steinert, the founder of travel review and bookings site TripAdvisor, sold his former business back in 2004 and has since shot to the top of the US automotive internet retail tree with his […]

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Car dealer given suspended jail sentence after £113,000 tax evasion – Car Dealer Magazine

CAR DEALER from Bury ended up in court after evading £113,000 in income tax and VAT. Rashid Amin Moughal, 45, of Gigg Lane, Bury, was sentenced to 22 months in jail suspended for two years after evading paying the huge sum by under-declaring his income and not paying VAT on sales of second-hand vehicles. HM Revenue and Customs’ investigation into Moughal and his business – Moughal Motors, also […]

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Accountant – Implementation Consultant

My client is seeking a highly experienced retail Motor Trade Accountant to join their Implementation Team.  The Team will support a major motor manufacturer’s transitional change to a new integrated Dealer Management System (DMS) across their network. The project will run for 2 – 3 years, with the Consultants roles predominantly being field based with extensive travel across the UK and Northern Ireland.  Overnight stays will also be […]

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Electric car maker Tesla eyes UK base after making first European foray

Tesla plans to tap British automotive expertise by establishing a UK base, Elon Musk has said.The billionaire boss of the electric car company announced the move as Tesla made its first major acquisition, buying German engineering business Grohmann as it prepares to automate its production. Source: Electric car maker Tesla eyes UK base after making first European foray

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Knight Frank recruits automotive specialists from CBRE

Property specialist Knight Frank has recruited Alastair Coates as a partner and Richard Syers as part of efforts to strengthen its position as a leader in the automotive market. Source: Knight Frank recruits automotive specialists from CBRE

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Tootle appoints new head of product and partnerships

Tootle, The online platform, which helps dealers source stock directly from private sellers has appointed Amy Buckley as its head of product and partnerships as it ramps up its expansion plans following a 52% month-on-month growth. Buckley has joined it’s team to drive further growth within the C2B and B2B car selling marketplace. Gordon Tulloch, who was appointed as the new chief executive in July, has […]

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New 2018 McLaren 650S spied testing on the road

Autoexpress spotted McLaren’s replacement for 650S testing again, with extensive styling revisions planned Source: New 2018 McLaren 650S spied testing on the road

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