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ICDP produces a wide range of reports, briefings, and other outputs from our collaborative automotive research programmes and related activities around the world. Read below to get up to date on our latest insights.


Our 2017 summer meeting was entitled "The dealer of tomorrow: future scenarios and the role of independent repairers" - the presentations are now available for members to download. Read more »

Ir Repairers

This new Management Briefing looks at the traditional franchised workshop format and concludes that it remains a strong business Read more »

Crash Repair

The presentation with speaking notes from this webinar is now available for members to download. Read more »

Dieteren Gallery

Our Spring Meeting 2017 was held at the D'Ieteren Gallery in Brussels on 14th and 15th March - the presentations shown on day two are now available for members to download. Read more »

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May 09, 2017

Adaptation and Survival

As an article earlier this year in The Economist pointed out in reference to globalisation, ‘the biggest business idea of the past three decades is in deep trouble’ [The Economist, 28/01/17)

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January 04, 2017

Mobility for all?

Mobility costs money. The premium on speed of travel means faster modes of transport such as car or train are generally more expensive than slower modes such as bus.

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November 28, 2016

At the top of the fleet and leasing industry

In the next couple of months at ICDP, we will be exploring and analysing the market of SME fleets, a rather under-explored area of the fleet and leasing sector in the UK.

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October 19, 2016

Don't stop moving

There has been an increasing amount of noise around the topic of autonomous cars, not just in the automotive sector, but in mainstream media.

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