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NGK Spark Plugs wins prestigious industry award

NGK Spark Plugs (UK) Ltd is celebrating winning a prestigious industry awardThe leading supplier of original equipment (OE) spark plugs, glow plugs and NTK Lambda and other engine management sensors has been voted 2018 Supplier of the Year by readers of a top UK automotive aftermarket magazine.

The ignition specialist beat of the challenge of a number of other big-name automotive suppliers to win the coveted award from CAT magazine.

NGK’s Tim Ward is pictured with the award and sponsors Gavin Collier and Rebecca Keohane from aftermarket recruitment agency PG Automotive

CAT Editor Greg Whitaker said: “The CAT Awards are voted on by the aftermarket professionals that read CAT magazine. Because of this, all the awards – and especially Supplier of the Year – are known as the most prestigious in the industry. At the end of a closely-run voting session NGK UK was the winner, a testimony to the service levels and availability of this trusted brand.”
Mark Hallam, Marketing Manager, NGK Spark Plugs (UK) Ltd, said: “We are delighted to have been named CAT magazine Supplier of the Year especially as it was voted for by the publication’s readers, many of whom are our customers. We have won the award on several occasions in recent years and it is great to have regained it.

“I believe that the accolade is well-deserved recognition for the hard work of the whole team here at NGK Spark Plugs (UK) Ltd. I would like to thank our customers for their support over the past year and look forward to continuing our excellent relationship with them through 2018.”

NGK Spark Plugs (UK) Ltd is an OE supplier to most of the world’s leading vehicle manufacturers, with the same quality parts being available in the UK and Irish automotive aftermarkets. It also supplies a comprehensive range of ignition coils.

This company recently added to its product portfolio by introducing new ranges of 87 NTK Mass Air Flow (MAF) sensors and 69 Manifold Absolute Pressure (MAP) sensors.

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