PSA Groupe


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Brands related to this company: Citroën, DS, Peugeot, Opel, Vauxhall

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New Insignia and Opel-Vauxhall's future under PSA

3 August 2017

It's August, once the month during which the northern hemisphere's automotive industry would quieten down. This being an odd-numbered year there's no chance of that, what with preparations for the Frankfurt IAA well underway. And now, Groupe PSA completing the acquisition of Opel and Vauxhall. The perfect time then to look at how those brands' newest car measures up.


ANALYSIS - How EMP2 is key to Peugeot 3008 SUV

15 May 2017

Production of vehicles which share Groupe PSA's EMP2 architecture is on the rise, with one of the more successful being the Peugeot 3008. Even if its sales can't match those of the Nissan Qashqai and VW Tiguan in Europe, this C segment SUV is greatly aiding Peugeot's mission to lift both image and margins.


Peugeot seeks high margins with £40,000+ Traveller

3 May 2017

Groupe PSA might be in the process of taking over Adam Opel and Vauxhall Motors but it also has several JVs with one of GM’s main rivals, Toyota. An LCVs venture in France produces not just vans but MPVs too. The Peugeot Traveller is one of three such models.


ANALYSIS - New C3 leads Citroën sales fightback

17 March 2017

Groupe PSA's sales fightback continues, with Citroën starting to gain the new vehicles it has needed for some time to arrest falling sales across Europe. A new C3 is the latest fresh model to join the brand's line-up, with the first of several SUVs to come later in 2017.

Latest interviews


Citroën will adapt for success in UK market - MD

19 December 2016

Bek Hassan, Managing Director - Citroën & DS Automobiles UK, talks to just-auto about the opportunity ahead for the two brands in the UK car market, despite current 'challenging times'.


CEO says Citroen wants to be quirky again

25 November 2015

Citroen is looking to re-establish its reputation for being unconventional, or even quirky, as it aims to boost sales from 1.2m to 1.6m globally by 2020.


PSA Peugeot Citroen CEO Carlos Tavares interview

30 September 2015

PSA Peugeot Citroen chief executive has a considerable challenge on his hands to forge a successful place in the global market for the company and its three brands - Peugeot, Citroen and DS. He tells Ray Hutton how 'Back in the Race' is bringing results.


INTERVIEW: Peugeot CEO Maxim Picat (Part 2)

10 October 2014

In the second and final part of an interview with Maxim Picat, the head of Peugeot explains why the brand cannot launch a low-cost model, and details plans for new energy cars.

Latest news


Vauxhall expands passenger carrying Vivaro range

17 August 2017

PSA Group's Vauxhall has announced two new up level, passenger carrying Vivaro van variants which make their debut at the Frankfurt show next month: the Tourer Elite and Combi Plus.


IAA world debuts - Chery M31T prototype

16 August 2017

The IAA might be missing Alfa Romeo, DS, Fiat, Jeep, Infiniti, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Peugeot and Volvo, but one new brand will be making an appearance: Chery Auto will reveal an SUV prototype.


Opel claims 50,000+ European Insignia orders

14 August 2017

Opel is claiming its new Insignia flagship has already attracted over 50,000 orders across Europe.


just-auto Plus only New Peugeot 3008 score five ANCAP stars

8 August 2017

The new Peugeot 3008 enters the popular small SUV segment with a 5 star ANCAP safety rating following good results in physical testing and the presence of an advanced speed assistance system. "The Peugeot 3008 performed well in testing with high scores...


German automakers to upgrade 5m diesels

2 August 2017

Volkswagen, Daimler and BMW have agreed to upgrade around 5m newer diesel cars in Germany and offer trade-in rebates on older models, avoiding more costly remedies in a bid to salvage diesel technology and avoid driving bans in cities, a media report said.


Paris hints at GM&S job losses as Court delays

2 August 2017

French supplier, GM&S' fate continues to hang in the balance as a decision concerning the sole offer from GMD has been postponed yet again by the Courts, while the French government appears resigned to job losses at the site.


Opel/Vauxhall sale to PSA completed

1 August 2017

PSA and GM have announced the completion of the planned sale of Opel Automobile GmbH with its brands Opel and Vauxhall by General Motors to Groupe PSA. PSA has also announced senior management changes.


Opel tackles synergies on 'Day 1' of PSA tutelage

1 August 2017

Opel/Vauxhall says its formal integration today (1 August) into the PSA stable will trigger concrete moves towards purchasing synergies now it can formally discuss them with its previous competitor.


Opel supply chain command to be separate - PSA

1 August 2017

PSA Group says the Opel and Vauxhall management announcements unveiled this morning (1 August) will continue to see its supply chain command hierarchy remain unaltered.


Union holds breath as GM&S ruling imminent

31 July 2017

Hardline French union, CGT has called for a "demonstration of support" today (31 July) in front of the Tribunal de Commerce de Poitiers, which is due to pronounce imminently on the fate of PSA and Renault supplier, GM&S.


PSA unveils H1 net income of EUR1.3bn

26 July 2017

PSA has posted record net income of EUR1.3bn (US$1.5bn), with Group revenue up 5% to EUR29.2bn.


just-auto Plus only Peugeot adds new members to its supervisory board

26 July 2017

Following the transfer of Peugeot shares from the Agence des Participations de l’Etat (APE) to Bpifrance and a reorganisation of responsibilities within Dongfeng Motors Group (DFG), Bpifrance and DFG have proposed new members and advisers to the...


France top political brass dispatched to GM&S

21 July 2017

Senior French politicians have plunged directly into one of France's most intractable industrial disputes of recent times, as Renault and PSA stamper, GM&S, fights to secure its survival.


Renault order pledge throws lifeline to GM&S

20 July 2017

Renault says it has made major commitments to the mooted buyer of parts producer, GM&S as the embattled supplier looks to stave off potential liquidation.


PSA/Renault up GM&S stakes beforeTribunal verdict

20 July 2017

PSA and Renault have dramatically upped their financial commitments to threatened stamping supplier, GM&S, offering to guarantee EUR50m (US$58m) of orders each for the next five years in order to avoid the component producer facing liquidation.


PSA Iran "huge success" as global H1 sales up 2.3%

13 July 2017

PSA has recorded first half worldwide sales up 2.3% and although Europe and China remain challenging, the automaker has declared its nascent Iran operations a "huge success."


PSA hails autonomous car tollgate demo

12 July 2017

PSA says that an autonomous car has crossed a tollgate in a full autonomous mode, for the first time.


PSA Group unions sign agreement

12 July 2017

Five labour unions, representing 80% of PSA Group employees, have signed the "New Momentum for Growth" performance agreement to support the deployment of the "Push to Pass" strategic plan and Groupe PSA's growth.


just-auto Plus only PSA appoints its new sales and marketing head

4 July 2017

Samir Cherfan is appointed senior vice president Sales and Marketing for Middle East and Africa at PSA Group effective 1 July 2017. This new role has been created to support the achievement of the strategic plan Push to Pass in the Middle East and Africa...


PSA outlines autonomous drive strategy

28 June 2017

Groupe PSA has outlined the major elements and timeline for its rollout of vehicles with autonomous drive capability.


Peugeot returns to African pickup truck market

22 June 2017

Peugeot is returning to the African pickup truck market with a double cab model apparently sourced from China.


Opel chief's exit confirmed

12 June 2017

Opel CEO Dr Karl-Thomas Neumann has stepped down as the Speaker of the Management Board and CEO of Opel/Vauxhall.


Opel sale to PSA could close early

9 June 2017

General Motors could close the deal selling Opel to PSA by the end of July rather than the end of the year, media reports said.


PSA and Changan sign deal to boost DS in China

8 June 2017

Changan Automobile and Groupe PSA have signed an 'in-depth strategic cooperation agreement to further deepen their cooperation started 6 years ago to establish DS premium brand in China'.


SPIEF 17 - GEFCO looks to ride Russian uptick

2 June 2017

Global logistics provider, GEFCO, says it believes it will be able to secure a slice of improved automotive fortunes in Russia as it commits to the country for the long term.


Peugeot adds ADAS, infotainment on refreshed 308

1 June 2017

Peugeot has given the 308 a mid-cycle refresh that adds to equipment levels, particularly in infotainment and the provision of advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS).


Tenneco supplies MTV suspension tech for Peugeot

30 May 2017

Tenneco has announced that its Multi-Tuned Valve (MTV) suspension technology is featured on the new Peugeot 3008 SUV, which was named 2017 European Car of the Year during the Geneva Motor Show in Switzerland earlier this year.


just-auto Plus only Ineos supplies styrenic solutions for Citroen C3

26 May 2017

Ineos Styrolution, the global leader in styrenics, announces that its Luran S 778T and Novodur HH-106 G2 styrenic grades have been selected by PSA and their partner Groupe Plastivaloire for several external applications on the new Citroen C3. Black fine...


French court staves off GM&S market wolves

24 May 2017

Troubled French supplier, GM&S has been granted a bankruptcy protection lifeline until 23 June as judges have allowed it to continue the search for a new buyer.


GM&S workers hold breath as French State steps in

23 May 2017

France's Economy Minister has confirmed he asked Renault and PSA Group to increase their orders to ailing supplier, GM&S in a move which could see the stamping operator evade liquidation.

PSA Groupe news

Vauxhall expands passenger carrying Vivaro range

17 August 2017

PSA Group's Vauxhall has announced two new up level, passenger carrying Vivaro van variants w...


IAA world debuts - Chery M31T prototype

16 August 2017

The IAA might be missing Alfa Romeo, DS, Fiat, Jeep, Infiniti, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Peugeot and Vo...


Opel claims 50,000+ European Insignia orders

14 August 2017

Opel is claiming its new Insignia flagship has already attracted over 50,000 orders across Europe...


just-auto Plus only New Peugeot 3008 score five ANCAP stars

8 August 2017

The new Peugeot 3008 enters the popular small SUV segment with a 5 star ANCAP safety rating follo...


New Insignia and Opel-Vauxhall's future under PSA

3 August 2017

It's August, once the month during which the northern hemisphere's automotive industry would quie...


German automakers to upgrade 5m diesels

2 August 2017

Volkswagen, Daimler and BMW have agreed to upgrade around 5m newer diesel cars in Germany and off...



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