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NEW PRODUCT: Redesigned Toyota Aygo adds customisation options

19 Jun 2014 | Graeme Roberts

Discussion amongst journalists attending the European launch of Toyota's redesigned Aygo A-segment city car centred around the engine - had the automaker done enough?


COMMENT: Muller hoping revenge is best served cold

10 Aug 2012 | Simon Warburton

Well, guess who let that genie out of the bottle?


INTERVIEW: Shell EVP global commercial Mark Gainsborough

15 Feb 2012 | Simon Warburton

Shell is currently engaged in developing one of the world's largest gas to liquid fields through its US$20bn Pearl project just off the Qatari coast in the Arabian Gulf and has achieved some notable closed loop contracts for its new fuel it claims dramatically reduces CO2 and NOX emissions. Qatar Airways has even demonstrated the potential of gas to liquid technology by operating a revenue service from London to Doha. Shell EVP global commercial Mark Gainsborough outlined some of the company's thinking - including the vital lubricants sector at yesterday's [14 February] media briefing in the company's huge Amsterdam complex.


Q&A with Bosal

2 Feb 2011 | Matthew Beecham

Headquartered in Lummen, Belgium, Bosal develops and manufactures complete exhaust systems for passenger cars, trucks and industrial applications and catalytic converters. In this interview, Matthew Beecham talked with Dr. Ing. Jean-Paul Janssens, Director Advanced Research, Bosal Research nv about technical trends in exhaust systems


Q&A with Denso Europe BV

11 Oct 2010 | Matthew Beecham

In this interview, Matthew Beecham talked with Shin Nishioka, spark plug engineer, Denso Europe BV, business unit aftermarket about the company's ignition system products.


Latest news


FCA to add rear seat reminder tech worldwide

5 Sep 2019 | Graeme Roberts

FCA said it would extend a new voluntary commitment by automakers selling in the US market worldwide by incorporating rear seat reminder technology across its global passenger vehicle range.


EBS to operate 93 Citaro hybrid buses in Netherlands

28 Aug 2019 | Simon Warburton

Egged Bus Systems (EBS) is to operate 93 Mercedes-Benz Citaro NGT hybrid low-floor urban buses in Rotterdam.


Toyota Professional to target Europe LCV buyers

8 Jul 2019 | Chris Wright

Toyota is getting serious about light commercial vehicles in Europe, announcing a new business strategy along with new products and an electrification plan.


Fastned opens 100th Europe EV charging station

14 Jun 2019 | Simon Warburton

Fastned is opening its 100th and 101st fast charging stations in Europe, both in the Netherlands.


Plugsurfing and Kia team for Europe EV charger network

10 Jun 2019 | Simon Warburton

Plugsurfing and Kia Motors Netherlands are to provide a Europe-wide solution for all Kia electric vehicle drivers.


NXP and Momenta to develop driver monitoring solutions

6 Jun 2019 | Dave Leggett

NXP Semiconductors, the world’s largest supplier of automotive semiconductors, and Momenta, a pioneer in software solutions for autonomous driving, announced a collaboration on automotive-grade Driver Monitoring Solutions (DMS).


Tritium inks Europe charging deal with Ionity

23 May 2019 | Simon Warburton

Tritium has signed a deal with Ionity to supply its Veefil-PK 350kW DC high power electric vehicle (EV) chargers for 120 new powering sites across Europe.


Fast charger operator sees revenue surge

9 Apr 2019 | Graeme Roberts

Fastned, a charging company which is building a European network of fast charging stations, said it continued its rapid growth in the first quarter of 2019.


New Ford crossover will have 48v 'mild hybrid' powertrain

3 Apr 2019 | Graeme Roberts

Ford's upcoming Puma compact crossover, which revives a name previously used in Europe for a Fiesta-based coupe and will be built in Craiova, Romania, will have 48-volt mild-hybrid powertrain technology.


Ford electrifies more of Europe range

2 Apr 2019 | Graeme Roberts

Ford has announced more electrified vehicles for Europe.



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