Vehicles made in the Midlands are leading the way in global sales.
The region is making far more cars this year than it did last but that figure could be even higher if smaller firms, who keep the big manufacturers going, could expand.
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People told to avoid the area and residents to keep windows and doors closed as around 60 firefighters tackle a blaze in Aston, Birmingham
Mostly dry with some clear spells across the region overnight.
It'll be mostly dry with clear spells this evening.