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Renault, Nissan chief engineers to meet, revive R&D projects: sources

The Franco-Japanese alliance is wrestling with the fallout of the ouster and arrest of Ghosn, the architect of the partnership who now says it...

20 confirmed dead from 6.8-magnitude earthquake in Elazig province

ANKARA Search and rescue efforts are underway after a deadly earthquake rattled eastern Turkey, killing at least 20 people and injuring more than 1,015 others,...

Europe’s auto industry faces a tough 2020…

Following the new and tighter EU CO2 emissions rules for cars sold in Europe coming into effect in 2020; “For the industry in Europe, 2020...

Subaru sets smart course for electrification…

Following news of Subaru’s long-term targets for electrification of its products; David Leggett, Automotive Editor at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, offers his...

Sobering attitudes towards autonomous vehicles see long-term forecasts cut by almost half

CES in 2020 saw much more measured attitudes towards autonomous vehicles (AVs) than in previous years. As AV developers move beyond the technical hype and begin to tackle the immense challenge...

UK-based design students mentored by SAIC Motor and MG Motor UK

Three accomplished young designers, mentored by SAIC Design Advanced London, have secured all three podium spots in the European category of the 2019 SAIC...

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Carlos Lahoz , Chief Operating Officer for Kia Motors Europe

Kia Motors Europe has named Carlos Lahoz as its new Marketing Director, effective immediately. Mr Lahoz will oversee the brand’s marketing and communications programmes,...

Geely Auto Retain Sales Champion Title for Third Consecutive Year

Hangzhou, China. Geely Automobile Holdings Limited (Geely Auto) has reported that December 2019 sales (including sales of Lynk & Co-branded vehicles sold by the Group’s...

UK-based design students mentored by SAIC Motor and MG Motor UK

Three accomplished young designers, mentored by SAIC Design Advanced London, have secured all three podium spots in the European category of the 2019 SAIC...

The First Man Hackathon…

The first MAN hackathon involved 23 teams developing innovative solutions for all aspects of electric mobility, transport logistics and the future of the transport ecosystem. Two teams...

GT Sport Tech grade heralds updated 2020 Mazda MX-5…

The updated 2020 Mazda MX-5 is now available to order with both the Convertible and RF Retractable Fastback arriving in dealerships in February. Featuring...

SUV success drives Volvo Cars to sixth straight sales record…

Volvo Cars has set a new, sixth consecutive global sales record in 2019, breaking the 700,000 cars sold mark for the first time in...

LONDON show ROOMS Menswear…

LONDON show ROOMS Menswear: Thursday 16th – Tuesday 21st January 2020 LONDON show ROOMS Womenswear: Wednesday 26th February – Tuesday 3rd March 2020 LONDON show ROOMS...

New MINI Convertible Sidewalk Edition…

Limited edition convertible model launched with 150 available in the UK • Cooper S engine with MINI TwinPower Turbo technology produces 192hp, offered exclusively...

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Renault, Nissan chief engineers to meet, revive R&D projects: sources

The Franco-Japanese alliance is wrestling with the fallout of the ouster and arrest of Ghosn, the architect of the partnership who now says it...

20 confirmed dead from 6.8-magnitude earthquake in Elazig province

ANKARA Search and rescue efforts are underway after a deadly earthquake rattled eastern Turkey, killing at least 20 people and injuring more than 1,015 others,...

Europe’s auto industry faces a tough 2020…

Following the new and tighter EU CO2 emissions rules for cars sold in Europe coming into effect in 2020; “For the industry in Europe, 2020...

Subaru sets smart course for electrification…

Following news of Subaru’s long-term targets for electrification of its products; David Leggett, Automotive Editor at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, offers his...

China weighed heavily on 2019 global light vehicle sales with further decline expected for 2020

In 2019, global light vehicle (LV) sales were at their lowest point since 2015, at 89.8 million, which was 4.8% down on 2018’s 94.3...