LONDON — After confirming vehicle prices are 10% to 12% more in the U.K., the government says it will introduce measures to cut costs in the new car market. Early in the year, the Competition Commission gave Trade and Industry Secretary Stephen Byers a 1,200-page report that said U.K. carbuyers are paying up to 35% more for cars and trucks than consumers on continental Europe. After releasing the report, Byers said U.K. private vehicle buyer are paying an extra £1,100 (US$1,737) on the ...

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