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Jaguar future, Brexit, China FCEVs - the week

Tata Motors future models - Jaguar

Citroen UK plans for a 'hard Brexit'

Disco Sport arrives on a different platform

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Wildlander - best Toyota model name since Tank?

Just as Volkswagen and Honda seek to keep their joint venture partners happy by giving them different versions of the same basic model, so too does...

FTA takes stock as UK strikes Brexit deal with EC

Britain's Freight Transport Association (FTA) says it will 'review carefully' the UK government's announcement it had secured a deal with the European...

Renault revises down full-year 2019 Group revenue

Renault has revised down its full-year 2019 guidance with Group revenue forecast to decline between 3% and 4%.

BYD cumulative global electric bus sales pass 50k

China's leading electric vehicle manufacturer, BYD Auto, this week gave workers an update of its global electric bus sales achieved to date.

US Army/GM collaborate on auto cybersecurity

US Army CCDC Ground Vehicle Systems Centre (GVSC) and General Motors have announced a new research and development agreement (CRADA) which aims to...

TomTom inks ChargeHub deal for EVS

TomTom has signed an agreement with ChargeHub, a leading aggregator and digital platform for public electrical vehicle charging stations (EVS).

EC probes Hungary battery grant plan

European Commission (EC) authorities have opened an in-depth investigation to assess whether Hungary's plans to grant EUR108m (US$120m) of public...

UAW details GM deal including $11,000 ratification bonus

Striking UAW full-time workers at General Motors will get a US$11,000 ratification bonus if the contract scheduled to start on 6 January, 2020 is ratified, the union said.

Four PSA van brands to offer full EV from 2020

PSA Group vans Peugeot Expert, Citroen Dispatch, Vauxhall and Opel Vivaro will be offered in all-electric form from...

Toyota targets new baby EV at ageing Japanese

Toyota said it would present its new, production-ready Ultra-compact Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) at Future Expo, a...

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Jaguar future, Citroen Brexit, China FCEVs - the week

Predictable, you lot are. Dangle a future models feature under your noses, particularly if it's Tata Motors' Jaguar, and it's the most read of the week.

Land Rover's Disco Sport arrives on a different platform

The 2020 Land Rover Discovery Sport is an unusual vehicle. Technically it's a mid-life facelift of a model launched back...

Tokyo motor show world debuts - Toyota BEV concept

World premieres for this month's Tokyo motor show continue to be announced. The latest one, a tiny low-speed EV, is a...

LA auto show world debuts - BMW F44 and Audi RS Q8

BMW has released images and information about the 2 Series Gran Coupe ahead of its auto show world premiere in Los...

Tata Motors future models - Jaguar

Jaguar on its own is far from a viable business, as global deliveries of only 37,323 vehicles (-11%) in the 1 July to 30 September quarter shows. Tata Motors is nonetheless standing behind the troubled brand even if some believe that both the leaping cat and Land Rover might be sold to another OEM. For now though, spending on Jaguar continues, with an emphasis on electrification for all manner of future vehicles.

Why the Volkswagen Tiguan is Europe's No.1 SUV

It took TMC and Honda many generations plus decades of nurturing and promotion to eventually make the RAV4 and CR-V two...

Renault board wields the CEO axe - the week

News Renault has dismissed Thierry Bollore as CEO with immediate effect, ending a week of intense speculation concerning...

COMMENT - Renault-Nissan Alliance now needs re-set

The board of Renault has decided to change its CEO in a sign that it is determined to move on from the turmoil of the...

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In the middle of September, some 49,000 UAW members at GM in the US walked out in what is the company's first strike...

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