Tag: CAT

Huge rise in theft of catalytic converters from cars

2nd October 2019 | 0 Comments

Drivers are being urged to be vigilant after a huge rise in the number of catalytic converters being stolen from cars. Police in London say the number of thefts in the first six months of 2019 was 2,894, a 73 per cent increase on the 1,674 stolen in the whole of 2018. In Cambridgeshire, there were 61 reported thefts between June 20 and August 14, with 44 of these from Honda Jazz, Toyota Prius or Toyota Auris cars.

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Klarius CATs land on all 4x4s

Klarius CATs land on all 4x4s

23rd September 2019 | 0 Comments

More than 50 new exhausts, catalytic converters (CATs), diesel particulate filters (DPFs) and mountings have been added to the Klarius Products range.

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Klarius exhaust ‘adds 25hp’ to BMW Compact Cup competitor

Klarius exhaust ‘adds 25hp’ to BMW Compact Cup competitor

8th November 2018 | 0 Comments

Racing is competitive at every level and so any advantage counts, but to add 25hp to a car that started with only 122hp with one component change is highly significant. This what a Klarius exhaust and CAT system has done for amateur racer Martin Gadsby’s BMW Compact Cup car, the exhaust manufacturer states.

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Klarius on ‘recruitment drive’

Klarius on ‘recruitment drive’

18th May 2018 | 0 Comments

Having recently invested in its manufacturing, warehouse and logistics infrastructure Klarius Products Ltd based in Cheadle is looking for up to 40 new employees over the next eight weeks. Anyone from the local area who has manufacturing skills, warehouse experience or administrative qualifications is being encouraged to get in touch.

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More than 100 new Klarius components boost aftermarket emissions choice

More than 100 new Klarius components boost aftermarket emissions choice

1st September 2017 | 0 Comments

Klarius Products has expanded its range with more than 100 new exhausts, catalytic converters (CATs), diesel particulate filters (DPFs) and accessories. The latest new-to-range list details every component released by Klarius during Q2 2017, which bolsters its 10,000-plus product range to support an ever-larger range of vehicles. The UK based manufacturer of aftermarket emissions components has an in-house R&D centre, enabling it to update its product range “on a daily basis,” it states.

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Save fuel & protect air quality with type-approved emissions components

Save fuel & protect air quality with type-approved emissions components

23rd August 2017 | 0 Comments

Recent assessments of air quality in British cities have brought the issue of emissions generated by road vehicles back under the spotlight. With major manufacturers and individual motorists potentially contributing to the problem, it raises the question, what steps can the aftermarket industry and motorists take to improve the environmental credentials of the petrol and diesel vehicles on British roads?

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Save fuel & protect air quality with type-approved emissions components

Save fuel & protect air quality with type-approved emissions components

23rd August 2017 | 0 Comments

Recent assessments of air quality in British cities have brought the issue of emissions generated by road vehicles back under the spotlight. With major manufacturers and individual motorists potentially contributing to the problem, it raises the question, what steps can the aftermarket industry and motorists take to improve the environmental credentials of the petrol and diesel vehicles on British roads?

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MOT: Defects in emissions components can occur before 4 years, says Klarius

MOT: Defects in emissions components can occur before 4 years, says Klarius

7th April 2017 | 0 Comments

Ultimately, the MOT test is there to protect motorists, other road users and the environment. With the news that the UK Government is considering extending the date of first MOT from three to four years, questions on whether this will damage the overall effectiveness of the test with regards emissions components are inevitable. Especially when figures show that as many as one in five cars fail their first MOT.

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Wendy Williamson wins CAT Lifetime Achievement award

Wendy Williamson wins CAT Lifetime Achievement award

24th February 2017 | 0 Comments

Wendy Williamson, Independent Automotive Aftermarket Federation (IAAF) chief executive, has received the Lifetime Achievement award at the Car & Accessory Trader (CAT) Awards 2017. This year, the event moved north and was held for the first time in the Lowry Hotel in Manchester on 10 February, welcoming a number of leading aftermarket professionals.

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The Parts Alliance named ‘Factor Chain of the Year’ in 2017 CAT Awards

The Parts Alliance named ‘Factor Chain of the Year’ in 2017 CAT Awards

20th February 2017 | 0 Comments

The Parts Alliance has been named CAT magazine’s ‘Factor Chain of the Year’. The Award came on Friday 10 February at an industry awards ceremony at Manchester’s renowned Lowry Hotel. The national trading group was represented by the eight branches in its South West region. They were shortlisted in recognition of a dramatic turnaround in fortunes under The Parts Alliance’s ownership. The branches were all previously part of the Unipart network, but have since been developed with significant investment from The Parts Alliance.

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The Parts Alliance South West nominated for national award

The Parts Alliance South West nominated for national award

9th January 2017 | 0 Comments

The Parts Alliance’s South West region has been nominated for a national CAT magazine award. There will be a total of six CAT 2017 awards to celebrate leading achievements within the UK aftermarket. The Parts Alliance (South West) has been recognised in a shortlist of only four businesses in contention to be named ‘Factor Chain of the Year’. The Parts Alliance states the nomination comes in recognition of “a real turnaround in fortunes” for a group of eight branches once part of the Unipart network.

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IMI approves latest Klarius Products training

IMI approves latest Klarius Products training

7th December 2016 | 0 Comments

Klarius has backed up the quality of its training after teaming up with the Institute of the Motor Industry (IMI). The IMI visited the exhaust manufacturer to validate its latest emissions product training modules. The professional institute for those working in the motor industry offers accreditation for educational courses to help increase knowledge and quality within the industry. Klarius says this mission statement is closely aligned with Klarius’ approach to the market of providing education and supplying high quality type-approved components.

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Klarius receives full conformity of production approval from VCA

Klarius receives full conformity of production approval from VCA

4th November 2015 | 0 Comments

UK manufacturer of exhausts, CATs and DPFs Klarius has opted to bring forward its manufacturing conformity certification for 2015. The company explains that this would “provide more solid evidence of its commitment to premium quality products at a standard price.” This includes the the full manufacturing process for its entire emission control product range covering over 10,000 individual parts.

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