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Ford is shrinking its environmental footprint by sharing even more leading sustainability practices with its suppliers around the globe.

PACE, which originally focused on water and energy conservation, has now grown to offer best practices for reducing waste, carbon dioxide and air emissions; carbon emissions could be reduced by nearly 500,000 metric tons globally in the next five years. 596 more words

Christopher Macgowan

BCA - steady demand and richer mix as values rise in February.

Despite volumes remaining high, values climbed again in February with the headline average value reaching a record figure. Year-on-year, average values rose by more than 11% as BCA offered a richer mix of stock with a lower age and mileage profile. 301 more words

Christopher Macgowan

Search begins for future female rising stars.

The UK automotive industry is on the search for the sector’s future leaders as the Great British Women in the Car Industry awards returns for a second year. 482 more words

Christopher Macgowan

Blockchain explained in 500 words.

Written by ZD NET

Blockchain is an algorithm and distributed data structure designed to manage electronic cash without any central administrator. The original blockchain was invented in 2008 by the pseudonymous Satoshi Nakamoto to support Bitcoin, the first large-scale peer-to-peer crypto-currency, completely free of government and institutions. 468 more words

Christopher Macgowan

Laughter helps drive home the safety message.

Councils are using humour to raise awareness of road safety issues among children and parents. They are handing out booklets, by creative agency Serious Comedy, which feature amusing scenarios to shed light on dangerous parking and driving as well as offering children advice on how to cycle safely to school. 823 more words


New VED system will net government an additional £1.4 billion over next 4 years.

2017 road tax rules will add more than £500 to the long-term running costs of Britain’s most-popular and eco-friendly cars

Buyers of the most-polluting vehicles could save up to £245… 667 more words

Christopher Macgowan

Honda has reached the 100 million milestone.

Honda has reached the 100 million milestone for the number of cars it has built worldwide.

Honda began building automobiles in 1963 with the production of the T360 mini-truck and the S500 sports car. 52 more words

Christopher Macgowan