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ASEAN vehicle sales plunge 66% in Q2

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FCA books EUR1bn operating loss due to COVID-19

FCA said it contained the Q2 COVID-19 impact with a net operating loss of EUR1.0bn and adjusted EBIT of a EUR 0.9bn loss.

Goodyear records Q2 net loss of US$696m

Goodyear has posted a second-quarter 2020 net loss of US$696m compared to net income of $54m a year ago.

EIB provides EUR35m to Endesa for Spain charging

Endesa has secured EUR35m (US$41m) in financing from the European Investment Bank (EIB) for the installation of electric charging stations across...

Tesla sales in China double in Q2 2020

Tesla reported a 103% year on year jump in revenues from its Chinese operations to US$1.4bn in the second quarter of 2020, to account for just over...

Northvolt inks US$1.6bn debt raise

Northvolt has signed a US$1.6bn debt raise provided by a consortium of commercial banks, pension funds and public financial institutions, increasing...

BYD delivers ten eBuses to city of Pecs

BYD has completed a delivery of ten eBuses to public transport operator, Tüke Busz Zrt, in the southern Hungarian city of Pécs.

VW SA chief to chair Skoda

Volkswagen Czech units Skoda Auto has named VW South Africa chief Thomas Schaefer as its new chairman as part of a wider shake-up at the group.

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Ford Q2 results battered by pandemic

Ford managed to post a profit in the quarter ended 30 June, but that result was heavily skewed by Volkswagen's $3.5bn...

Ford geofences Transit PHEV

Transit Custom plug-in hybrid van now comes with the option of geofencing technology to help improve urban air quality.

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Mitsubishi’s new three-year plan will bring it closer to Nissan

Mitsubishi Motors last week announced a new far-reaching three-year business plan, referred to as 'Small but Beautiful', which reflects the harsh market conditions and challenges that have come about as a result of the COVID-19 global pandemic.

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A shake-out which began a year ago is seeing many brands disappear from China's monthly sales charts. For a while, Anhui Jianghuai Automobile also looked vulnerable.

ASEAN vehicle sales plunge 66% in Q2

Sales of new vehicles in southeast Asia’s six largest markets combined plunged by almost 66% to 291,889 units in the...

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