A headline-grabbing Budget? The automotive industry reacts

Sam Burnett

Much of the post-Budget dissection has centred on whether or not Ken Clarke fell asleep during the Chancellor's long speech (he needed the cups of strong black coffee Autoblog UK was using).

Was it just a headline-grabbing flash in the pan Budget, or will the Chancellor's proposals have a genuine long-term impact? The verdict has been mixed from motoring industry experts,