UK car manufacturing hits high but industry warns of Brexit effect

900,000 cars were built in first six months of year – the most since 2000 – but industry figures say the outlook is uncertain

British car manufacturing hit a 16-year high in the first half of 2016, but the industry says future growth, jobs and investment are at risk following the Brexit vote.

Almost 900,000 cars rolled off production lines at UK factories in the first six months of the year, 13% more than the same period in 2015.

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