ERJ staff report (BC)
London – The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) has posted UK car registration statistics for February 2013. Highlights include:
• UK new car registrations rose 7.9% to 66,749 units in February.
• Registrations over the year-to-date increased 10.3% to 210,392 units.
• Growth boosted by private demand again, with February securing the highest growth in the private market since the end of the Scrappage Incentive Scheme in Spring 2010.
• Registrations of petrol and alternatively-fuelled cars rose more than a…