Car makers: We won't copy Vauxhall and close factories

James Baggott

The UK's largest car manufacturers have told Autoblog they do not plan to follow Vauxhall's lead and shut down their plants for any breaks.

Vauxhall revealed this week that it will be halting production at Ellesmere Port, where the Astra is produced, and at its Luton Van Plant, for seven days from September 24.