Benefits Of An ISO 9001 Accreditation

ISO 9001 Quality Mark

For the past five years UKAP have been accredited with the ISO 9001 quality mark. Following the final phase stage in of European Whole Vehicle Type Approval the importance of this is much more significant.  As our customer you may wonder what this means for you. Bearing the mark of the […] Read more »

How can UKAP help you with Whole Vehicle Type Approval?

E11 Mark

  Following on from the final stage phase in of Whole Vehicle Type Approval in November UKAP have been supporting our clients with the relevant documentation. We realise the importance of complying with the new and existing directives associated with Whole Vehicle Type Approval. All the lamps we stock are […] Read more »

Why install a camera system?

Gemineye K700B Camera System

Remove blind spots, reduce accidents and stop vehicle damage – here are just a few reasons why. Over the past five years more and more large companies are making the decision to add camera systems to trucks and trailers. This is in an effort to combat the extended length and […] Read more »

Product of the Month: Gemineye Camera System

Gemineye K700B Camera System

Enhancing Vehicle and Pedestrian Safety The Gemineye camera system is one of the most popular object detection systems we stock. It combines a 7″ LCD high resolution colour monitor with an infra-red camera to create a system that is easy to install and use. The camera system includes 1 x […] Read more »

Coast to Coast Completed for Young Heroes

Coast to Coast Challenge

Two wheels, three days, 147 miles. Over three days last weekend saw Paul and a team of 9 others battle through wind, rain and sunshine to complete their Coast to Coast challenge. Starting at Whitehaven on the West coast and finishing 147 miles later on the East coast at Tynemouth. […] Read more »

Another Successful Tip-Ex Show

Tip-Tank Ex 15-04-1

UKAP once again exhibited at the UK’s only dedicated tipper and tanker show last month The beautiful North Yorkshire town of Harrogate is the setting for the annual Tip-Ex Show. The small town welcomes the steady flow of tankers, trucks and tippers and shuns the traditional ‘No Trucks’ in the […] Read more »

Sky Diving for Cancer Research UK

Brogan Roper Sky Dive

Total Amount Raised So Far: £1032 Over the past 12 months the staff at UK Automotive have organised and taken part in a range of fundraising events; all in the name of Cancer Research UK. You may remember Kayleigh and Alex’s big head shave in August last year. The latest […] Read more »

The CV Show 2015

DAF

The UK’s biggest commercial vehicle event hit Birmingham in April 2015 And once again the show did not dissapoint. There were record numbers of visitors through the doors over the three day period to see new product launches, investigate new technology and speak to industry experts. The show took place […] Read more »

Tip-Ex 2015

Tip Ex 2015

28th-30th May 2015 Following on from the success of last year’s show UKAP will be exhibiting at this year’s Tip-Ex Show. Tip-Ex is the only dedicated tipper and tanker show in the UK. There are over 110 exhibitors and there were over 2000 attendees in 2014. We will be on […] Read more »

New Range of LED Marker Lamps

W80 Front Outline Lamp

Introducing new look LED marker lamps LED marker lamps are a standard part of commercial vehicle lighting. That doesn’t mean they have to all look the same. Our latest range of LED marker lamps are designed for those who want to stand out on the road. The entire range are […] Read more »