Car production hits four-year high

CAR production in the UK is at its highest for four years with exports at all-time thanks to demand for luxury products from the likes of Jaguar Land Rover, latest figures have shown.

Latest figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders showed UK car manufacturing broke all-time export records in 2012, with volumes sent overseas exceeding 1.2m - up 8% on last year.

Total vehicle output increased 8% last year to 1.58m, the highest level since 2008. Also, car output rose 9% in 2012 to 1.46m units, ... For the full story register now for free or login below...