Press Releases

The Motor Ombudsman is dedicated to offering fair and impartial dispute resolution however in addition to this we want to help motorists keep their cars on the roads as well as reporting and providing commentary on the Servicing and Repair and Vehicle Sales sector.

Take a look at the Motoring Advice section for useful information on how to keep your car safe on the road and in the best possible condition.

In the News and Views section you’ll find our latest news and press releases.

Filter News

June 14, 2017

News & Views

Back-seat drivers front the most in-car arguments

Press Releases
Motor Ombudsman poll reveals top reasons for in-car arguments ahead of next week’s launch of the “Stay cool this summer” social media campaign Survey found that unwelcomed opinions shared by back-seat drivers, and children fighting, crying and shouting, spark the most disputes when on the road Nearly half of drivers who have argued with passengers … Continue reading "Back-seat drivers front the most in-car arguments"
Read more

May 9, 2017

News & Views

Nearly a quarter of motorists are influenced by an advertisement when buying a new car

Press Releases
24% of consumers are influenced by an advert when purchasing a new car according to The Motor Ombudsman’s annual New Car Code of Practice survey Vehicle choice of 17 to 25 year olds and male buyers is most likely to be guided by advertising Study found that 93% of vehicles purchased complied with the detail … Continue reading "Nearly a quarter of motorists are influenced by an advertisement when buying a new car"
Read more