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Two major automakers respectively wielded the axe this week. General Motors all but shut down its Russian production and dumped Opel there w...
While Cadillac’s goal of evolving into a global luxury brand is dependent on the US and China, Europe remains part of the long-term equation...
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Carl Bayliss recently returned to his homeland after a decade in Hong Kong. He is the new country manager for Infiniti UK, responsible for all business activities including Sales, Marketing and Network Development.
The head of the UK distribution arm of SsangYong tells Dave Leggett that he expects the Korean brand to double its UK sales in 2015, boosted by the impact of the upcoming small SUV, Tivoli.
Nissan's US unit has delivered its 75,000th Leaf EV.
Speaking at the UK market Jeep Renegade media launch, top Fiat Chrysler Automobiles executives on Thursday (19 March) confirmed - as already widely reported - the automaker is pulling the Chrysler brand out of the UK market after a number of ultimately unsuccessful attempts to kick start the marque under various ownerships dating back to the early 1990s.
General Motors said it would "change its business model in Russia" by axing Opel, scaling down Chevrolet to premium US-made imports and closing two production facilities.
Due to low sales, and the continued wind-down of the Lancia brand from markets outside Italy, FCA says it will phase out the Chrysler brand in the UK.
Fenabrave, Brazil's national association of motor vehicle distributors, representing nearly 8,000 dealers (including those handling motorcycles, heavy trucks, semi-trailers and bus bodies), has said 2015 sales are off to a bad start and has painted a discouraging scenario for the remainder of 2015.
Porsche is is establishing a national sales unit in Brazil, headed by a former former president and CEO of Porsche Latin America, extending its factory-run distribution network to 18 locations.
Overseas readers may be picking up media reports of a 'fracas' and a presenter's suspension at popular BBC TV programme Top Gear and wondering what's going on.
While various parties figure out What To Do with the Hoegh Osaka and its valuable cargo of Jaguar Land Rover, Mini, Rolls-Royce and JCB products, here's how things turned out the last time we covered such an event.
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