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Code of Practice for the Categorisation of Motor Vehicle Salvage - September 2017

The full Salvage Code of Practice in pdf format

Apprentice Case Study - Jessica Sevellec

Apprentice Case Study - Jessica Sevellec

Documents   •   Mar 10, 2016 10:10 GMT

Thatcham Research In-Depth

Thatcham Research In-Depth

Documents   •   Jan 05, 2016 14:14 GMT

Summarising some of the diverse and critical activity that we as the motor insurers’ research centre carry out on behalf of our members.

Thatcham 1st : Toyota Mirai

Thatcham 1st : Toyota Mirai

Documents   •   Dec 16, 2015 09:26 GMT

The Mirai is a hydrogen fuelled Fuel Cell Hybrid Vehicle (FCHV) and will be available in the UK, in very small numbers, from Autumn 2015.

Thatcham 1st : Mazda MX-5

Thatcham 1st : Mazda MX-5

Documents   •   Dec 16, 2015 09:25 GMT

Available in the UK from late August 2015, the all new MX-5 Convertible is lighter, shorter and lower than its predecessor and is the most compact MX-5 ever produced.

Thatcham 1st : Ford Mustang

Thatcham 1st : Ford Mustang

Documents   •   Dec 16, 2015 09:25 GMT

The all new Ford Mustang will be available to buy in the UK, with right-hand drive, for the first time in its 50 year history.

Thatcham 1st : Jaguar XF

Thatcham 1st : Jaguar XF

Documents   •   Dec 16, 2015 09:23 GMT

All new, lighter and stiffer XF, by virtue of an aluminium-intensive body structure.

Thatcham 1st : Jaguar XE Saloon 2015

Thatcham 1st : Jaguar XE Saloon 2015

Documents   •   Dec 16, 2015 09:22 GMT

The XE is an aluminium-intensive mid-sized saloon, with ADAS, a laser head-up display and the new, modular, ingenium engines.

Thatcham 1st : Mazda CX-3

Thatcham 1st : Mazda CX-3

Documents   •   Dec 16, 2015 09:19 GMT

Available with either two or four wheel drive, the all new Mazda CX-3 is a compact crossover and went on sale in the UK in June 2015. Based on the new Mazda 2, the CX-3 shares the same wheelbase but is longer and slightly taller, combining a high driving position with rugged looks.

Thatcham 1st : Honda Civic Type-R

Thatcham 1st : Honda Civic Type-R

Documents   •   Dec 16, 2015 09:18 GMT

Built at the Honda UK plant in Swindon, the all new fourth generation Civic Type R is developed from the Mk9 Civic. The Type R is available as a 5 door only and in two trim levels, with AEB as standard fitment.

Thatcham 1st : Honda HR-V

Thatcham 1st : Honda HR-V

Documents   •   Dec 16, 2015 09:17 GMT

The all-new HR-V, (known as the Vezel in Japan), is a new crossover, derived from the Jazz. The HR-V has Honda’s highly practical Magic Seat system, allowing for numerous loading configurations.

Thatcham 1st : Honda Jazz

Thatcham 1st : Honda Jazz

Documents   •   Dec 16, 2015 09:16 GMT

The 3rd generation of the globally popular car with a more flexible platform and more advanced materials. The all-new Jazz is on sale in the UK from September.

Thatcham 1st : Vauxhall Viva

Thatcham 1st : Vauxhall Viva

Documents   •   Dec 16, 2015 09:15 GMT

The Viva is a new entry-level 5-door hatchback model to the Vauxhall range.

Thatcham 1st : Fiat 500x Crossover

Thatcham 1st : Fiat 500x Crossover

Documents   •   Dec 16, 2015 09:13 GMT

The 500X is a new compact (B segment) crossover from Fiat, with 73% inclusion of High Strength Steels (HSS) and patching of some panels.

Thatcham 1st : Suzuki Vitara

Thatcham 1st : Suzuki Vitara

Documents   •   Dec 16, 2015 09:12 GMT

The new Vitara SUV introduces AEB to Suzuki models and greater options/personalisation and the option of ALLGRIP all-wheel drive.

Thatcham 1st : Volvo XC90

Thatcham 1st : Volvo XC90

Documents   •   Dec 16, 2015 09:10 GMT

The 7-seat XC90 is the first vehicle to use Volvo Cars’ new Scalable Product Architecture (SPA) platform set; 40% of the body structure is hot-formed boron steel. The vehicle also includes new advances in active safety and v2x (vehicle to vehicle/infrastructure communications).

Thatcham 1st : Ford S-Max

Thatcham 1st : Ford S-Max

Documents   •   Dec 16, 2015 09:09 GMT

The S-Max is a 7-seat MPV with a wide range of new Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS), built alongside the Mondeo on the Global CD platform at Valencia, Spain.

Thatcham 1st : Hyundai Genesis

Thatcham 1st : Hyundai Genesis

Documents   •   Dec 16, 2015 09:06 GMT

The Genesis is the new top of the range saloon from Hyundai, featuring AEB (Autonomous Emergency Braking) and an advanced mixed-material body structure.

Thatcham 1st : Land Rover Discovery Sport

Thatcham 1st : Land Rover Discovery Sport

Documents   •   Dec 16, 2015 09:04 GMT

This is the first of a new Discovery family with driver assistance systems and greater connectivity, with 5+2 seating as standard on UK models.