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SUVs make more gains in European car market

UK car output continues to grow

Valmet says Uusikaupunki ready for Mercedes GLC

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French Ministry sticks to environmental guns

France's Environment Ministry is denying reports it had left out any information surrounding emissions testing following speculation circulating this...

Berlin hails supplier deal reached with Volkswagen

Germany's Federal government has welcomed the agreement reached between Volkswagen and two of its suppliers, which threatened production at six of the...

Valmet says Uusikaupunki ready for Mercedes GLC

Contract vehicle assembler Valmet Automotive said paint process and the assembly shop changes needed to build the Mercedes Benz GLC SUV at its...

Romanian car output drops in 2016

Car output in Romania dropped by 8.2% in the first seven months of the year due to a lack of new models, a local report said.

Hyundai Motor ‘tentative’ wage deal with union

Hyundai Motor says it has reached a tentative wage pact with its South Korean labour union.

Lexus IS sales top 1m

Worldwide sales of Lexus’s compact IS sports saloon model line have broken through the one million mark since the launch of the first generation in...

Jatco produces 10m CVT7s

Automatic transmissons maker Jatco said it had made 10m units of its CVT7 model in the 85 months since production started in July 2009.

Opel Ampera-e to make global debut at Paris show

Opel said this week it would "revolutionise electromobility at the up-coming Mondial de l'Automobile in Paris as its latest Ampera-e electric car makes its world debut".

SUVs make more gains in European car market

Data released by JATO Dynamics shows that SUVs are continuing to gain share in the European car market.

UK car output continues to grow

The latest data of UK car manufacturing shows that output is continuing to grow in 2016. According to SMMT data, July...

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