Cars and Vehicles


Tech Innovators 2015: Tevva Motors Limited

Tevva Motors Limited is one of our top 20 tech innovators for 2015.


Tech Innovators 2015: Mtov Inc

Mtov Inc is one of our top 201 tech innovators for 2015.


Vehicles, equipment and IT goods dominate increase in capex spending for SMEs

An increase in capital expenditure for businesses in the UK is on the cards following a renewed confidence, GE Capital says.


Avis drives off with car sharing business after snapping up Zipcar

Car sharing business Zipcar has been acquired by Avis Budget Group through a deal worth $500 million (£307 million).


KPM Autos reverses into shell

Specialised vehicle distributor KPM Autos has reversed into PLUS-listed investment vehicle Pannal.


Care retailer inches into Russia with £21 million deal

UK car retailer Inchcape has expanded its global operations after buying two major Russian dealerships for a total $43 million (£21.2 million).

Legislation and Regulation

New corporate manslaughter laws could hit hard

Changes to corporate manslaughter laws could spell trouble for employers whose staff are involved in serious road accidents.

Financial Management

Q&A: Company car tax operating a LLP

What is the company car tax situation where we operate a LLP? Is this the same as a partnership ie no company car tax? Or is it like a limited company where car tax is payable. Maybe it's different again? Please advise. How does using credit charges on invoices work?


Phoenix goes Nationwide

The ownership of MOT and car servicing group Nationwide Autocentres has changed hands, with private equity house NBGI selling the business on to rival Phoenix Equity Partners in a £49 million deal.


Carlyle secures Britax Childcare

Warwick-based specialised manufacturer Britax International has agreed to sell its childcare division to US private equity giant The Carlyle Group in a £230 million transaction.


Evans in the fast lane

Prestige car replacer Accident Exchange has left City forecasts for dust with a major tie-up with DaimlerChrysler.