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FAW and Dongfeng in advanced R&D alliance

China’s FAW Group Corporation and Dongfeng Motor have signed an agreement to set up a jointly-owned R&D centre focused on the development of advanced...

Skoda starts production of new 1.0 TSI engine

Skoda has started production of a new 1.0 TSI powertrain at its Mladá Boleslav engine plant.

Toyota/Shell to add fuel cell stations in Calif.

The California Energy Commission (CEC) has posted a Notice of Proposed Award (NOPA) outlining subsidies to support hydrogen refuelling infrastructure...

Audi teams up with Zoomcar in India

India carshare firm Zoomcar has announced a partnership with Audi.

Kiekert to open new JV door-closure systems plant

Kiekert AG, a specialist in automotive locking systems, is opening a new joint-venture facility to produce door-closure systems in South Korea with...

Hyundai Mobis joins Auto-ISAC

Hyundai Mobis joins the global alliance for a coordinated response to cyber threats, such as hacking, in the age of connected cars and smart cars.

Margot Robbie 'new face of Nissan electric cars' 

Actor Margot Robbie has been revealed as the 'new face of Nissan electric cars' and has staged a promotional 'race' video in an electric BladeGlider...

Mercedes confirms Russia car plant

Mercedes-Benz is to create a new plant to make cars in the Moscow Region of Russia from 2019.

PSA chief meets with Opel Works Council

PSA executives, led by CEO Carlos Tavares, have met with labour union representatives and the Opel/Vauxhall European...

PSA and Geely bid for Proton - reports

PSA Group and China’s Zhejiang Geely Holding Group have reportedly submitted bids to buy a stake in loss-making Proton.

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PSA-Opel/Vauxhall deal raises Brexit concerns - COMMENT

We could see a framework deal for Peugeot's acquisition of GM's Opel/Vauxhall operations by the end of this week. The two are clearly at an advanced stage in the discussions and are reportedly at the point of putting a value on the deal.

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General Motors Europe will be having a busy 2017, rolling out not only the new Insignia in no less than four body...

PSA eyes Opel - the week

It would be fair to say la merde a frappé le ventilateur when news broke - on Valentines Day, no less, that Opel was on...

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This is the second feature in a five-part series which examines the current and future models for PSA Group's passenger car brands. Following on from a look at DS, the focus now turns to Citroën. Peugeot, the subject of the final two chapters, will follow a second Citroën feature which looks at the brand's future SUVs, monospaces and electric vehicles.

With PSA in frame, FCA-GM merger still makes no sense

Since before the bailouts of 2009, industry and financial mavens have been calling for the merger of Fiat Chrysler...

Has GM finally lost patience with Europe?

PSA Peugeot Citroen has confirmed that it is in talks over the possible acquisition of General Motors' European business...

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Shares in Proton Holding’s main shareholder, DRB-Hicom Bhd, rose to a three-month high last week as speculation mounted...

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