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Peugeot stops Opel SUV project to reduce costs

The £1.9bn takeover of the two GM Europe brands -- Vauxhall and Opel – by France-based Peugeot-Citroen Automobile Group has been completed. General Motors sold off...

Dino to come back as entry level V6 Ferrari?

Now that Testarossa is out of Ferrari’s gambit officially, there are now strong rumours of a Dino revival.  Ferrari CEO Sergio Marchionne’s agenda for Ferrari...

What future for diesel?

Are we seeing the demise of the passenger car diesel engine? You would think that with all the recent negative publicity surrounding the oil...

Auto makers to incentivise upgrades for German car buyers

The German government has proven its deep understanding of the importance of the auto industry to the economy, especially as it is the single...

Jaguar Land Rover working overtime in a bid to introduce more hybrids across the...

As of now, only a handful of models from Jaguar Land Rover are hybrids and that’s going to change soon with more future models...

Could a large SUV like Bentagya encourage Range Rover to consider one?

Jaguar Land Rover’s SUV portfolio of seven SUVs are keeping the marketing and sales guys busy for the moment, but Gerry McGovern, the company’s...

On its own in India, Kawasaki motorcycle ready for product onslaught

Operations from the new production line will be commencing from September this year following Kawasaki’s end of alliance with Bajaj. In April this year,...

Tata Motors and Skoda end partnership discussion

Tata Motors has released a statement confirming the end of the potential partnership with Skoda, an arrangement that the brand had announced at the...

Opel and Vauxhall are now part of the PSA group

This month saw the General Motor's two European brands officially move to the PSA group stable to join with Peugeot, Citroen and DS to...

2018 Ford F-150 gets more engine options

Ford has announced its 2018 Ford F-150 lineup with a greater choice of powertrains and some segment first features. It has been three years since...

New head for MINI Middle East – Andreas Gollwitzer

MINI Middle East has announced a new boss. Andreas Gollwitzer has joined the brand in the region at the end of a 16-year stint...

Takata settlement to cost Nissan US$ 98 million

Nissan will shell out $97.68mn under a proposed settlement with vehicle owners affected by the Takata air bag recalls. The settlement would pay for...

Billion dollar deal for Nissan exiting JV battery business

According to trend reports, battery powered cars are expected to grow exponentially in the coming years, especially in China, where government regulations will make...

Bridgestone India to expand production capacity

Bridgestone India has announced a huge 304.3 million USD (Rs 1,939 crores) expansion plan centred around increasing the capacity of its two plants in...

KIA to invest two billion dollars in India

Kia Motors has outlined plans to invest around US$ 2 billion in setting up its plant in India and developing a supplier base for...

India’s Bajaj Auto to make Triumph motorcycles

Pune-based Indian two-wheeler maker Bajaj Auto has announced a global partnership with UK-based Triumph Motorcycles. The tie-up is a strategic non-equity partnership "to deliver...

German automakers to end internal combustion engine development?

This may sound a bit odd. On one hand some carmakers are coming up with efficiency solutions for internal combustion engines and on the...

Mazda introduces revolutionary spark less combustion engine

At the Frankfurt Motor Show next month, Mazda will reveal a new type of spark-less engine. It is believed that the presentation will reflect...

No more Testarossas from Ferrari?

In Germany, if you don’t promote a registered name enough for at least five years, then you could lose the rights to use it...

Carmakers lobby for stronger CAFE standards

The Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers , a lobbying group that represents automakers building cars in North America has asked the Trump administration to work...