A 26th consecutive month of growth saw U.K. new-car sales rise 6.6% year-on-year in July to 172,907 units. With the market up 10.1% on the year to 1,460,172 units, the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders raises its full-year forecast to 2.45 million units, an 8.1% improvement on last year’s 2,264,737. SMMT CEO Mike Hawes says the new-car market is extending its record period of growth as confident consumers take advantage of an array of new products and attractive financing on ...

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