Budget 2012: the car industry's response

Mark Nichol

Following the news that the motorist will get hammered a little more by George Osborne, most of the major motoring groups and publicity-seeking companies have had their say.

We all knew what was coming in the 2012 budget, really, but that hasn't stopped the outpouring of indignation. That said, some groups have reacted positively. Here are some of the comments: