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VW self-driving shuttles set for Doha in 2022

16 December 2019 | Dave Leggett

VW self-driving shuttles set for Doha in 2022 Dave Leggett Volkswagen has signed an agreement with the Qatar Investment Authority (QIA) to bring a fleet of self-driving Level 4 electric shuttles to D... read more


Ford Otosan and AVL complete platooning test drives

13 November 2019 | Simon Warburton

Ford Otosan and AVL complete platooning test drives Simon Warburton Ford Trucks' F-MAX tractors with Ford Otosan and AVL platooning technology, have completed initial test drives. Ford... read more


AI-led start-up UVeye raises $31m

23 July 2019 | Dave Leggett

AI-led start-up UVeye raises $31m Dave Leggett Israeli company UVeye, which provides solutions for the automatic external inspection of vehicles, has raised an additional US$31m in funding, led by To... read more


Ford opens tech centre in Israel

12 June 2019 | Graeme Roberts

Ford opens tech centre in Israel Graeme Roberts Ford has opened its Israeli research centre in Tel Aviv. The new centre will serve as a research hub augmenting global research and adva... read more


BMW Group to open Technology Office in Israel

21 February 2019 | Simon Warburton

BMW Group to open Technology Office in Israel Simon Warburton BMW is to open an office for trend and technology scouting in Israel. "Tel Aviv has one of the fastest growing start-up scenes ... read more


Ford gears up hybrids for Middle East

14 November 2017 | Dave Leggett

Ford gears up hybrids for Middle East Dave Leggett Ford has announced it will accelerate its electrified vehicle plan in the Middle East by launching four new hybrid vehicles over the next four years... read more


World premieres at 2017 Dubai motor show

14 November 2017 | Glenn Brooks

World premieres at 2017 Dubai motor show Glenn Brooks The public world premieres of vehicles from Chevrolet, Land Rover and Infiniti took place at the 2017 Dubai International Motor show. Infor... read more


Iranian customs hold up 15,000 new imported cars

19 September 2017 | Graeme Roberts

Iranian customs hold up 15,000 new imported cars Graeme Roberts Some 15,000 cars are held up at customs in Iran for regulatory reasons, according to a local media report. According to the local ... read more


Ford invests US$52m in extra Turkey capacity

23 August 2017 | Simon Warburton

Ford invests US$52m in extra Turkey capacity Simon Warburton Ford is to plough US$52m into increased production capacity for Transit, Transit Custom and Tourneo Custom models in Turkey to satisfy gro... read more


Volkswagen re-enters Iranian car market

4 July 2017 | Dave Leggett

Volkswagen re-enters Iranian car market Dave Leggett VW has announced that Iranian importer Mammut Khodro will import and distribute Volkswagen brand vehicles into Iran, starting with the Tiguan... read more


Toyota joins research program to establish hydrogen-based society in UAE

17 January 2017 | Dave Leggett

Toyota joins research program to establish hydrogen-based society in UAE Dave Leggett Toyota has agreed to collaborate with Masdar, Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC), Air Liquide, and Toyota dis... read more


Toyota starts C-HR production in Turkey as export boost planned

9 November 2016 | Graeme Roberts

Toyota starts C-HR production in Turkey as export boost planned Graeme Roberts Production of the Toyota C-HR crossover has been officially launched at Toyota Motor Manufacturing Turkey (TMMT) in Saka... read more


Mobileye Q2 net income soars 75% to US$27m

27 July 2016 | Simon Warburton

Mobileye Q2 net income soars 75% to US$27m Simon Warburton Mobileye has recorded second quarter net income of US£27m, up from US$15.3m in the same period last year. "Commercial and strateg... read more


TURKEY: Ford Otosan also hit by industrial trouble

20 May 2015 | Dave Leggett

TURKEY: Ford Otosan also hit by industrial trouble Dave Leggett Industrial action in Turkey's automotive sector appears to have spread this week with the news that Ford Otosan - Ford's JV with Koc - ... read more


TURKEY: Toyota Europe to launch Lexus in Q4

12 May 2015 | Glenn Brooks

TURKEY: Toyota Europe to launch Lexus in Q4 Glenn Brooks Toyota Motor Europe (TME) will use this month's Istanbul motor show to launch the Lexus brand in Turkey ahead of the start of sales in the fou... read more


TURKEY: Ford Otosan opens big new R&D centre

30 April 2015 | Dave Leggett

TURKEY: Ford Otosan opens big new R&D centre Dave Leggett Ford's long-standing joint venture with Koç Holding in Turkey, Ford Otosan, has opened the largest R&D centre in the Turkish autom... read more


ISRAEL: Renault distributor adds Dacia

8 January 2015 | Graeme Roberts

ISRAEL: Renault distributor adds Dacia Graeme Roberts Dacia has begun operations in Israel. Its first sales outlet was opened in Tel Aviv. Carasso Motors, the Renault group’s long-time lo... read more


UAE: Bill Ford highlights connectivity opportunity but warns of 'global gridlock'

19 November 2014 | Dave Leggett

UAE: Bill Ford highlights connectivity opportunity but warns of 'global gridlock' Dave Leggett Ford Executive Chairman Bill Ford has highlighted the opportunities ahead for the auto industry presente... read more


UAE: Ford to launch 25 new vehicles in Middle East and Africa

10 September 2014 | Graeme Roberts

UAE: Ford to launch 25 new vehicles in Middle East and Africa Graeme Roberts Ford said it would launch 25 new vehicles in Middle East and African (MEA) markets by 2016 as part of plans for ... read more


TURKEY: Ford Otosan starts production at Yeniköy facility

23 May 2014 | Dave Leggett

TURKEY: Ford Otosan starts production at Yeniköy facility Dave Leggett Ford Otosan - Ford's Turkey manufacturing JV - has officially launched vehicle production at a new vehicle production facility i... read more


IRAN: Renault monitors diplomacy as sanctions ease

15 April 2014 | Simon Warburton

IRAN: Renault monitors diplomacy as sanctions ease Simon Warburton Renault says it is "closely monitoring" the diplomatic situation concerning Iran as automakers and suppliers start to take advantage... read more


TURKEY: Ford four-year spend of $1.6bn way ahead of plan

14 February 2014 | Graeme Roberts

TURKEY: Ford four-year spend of $1.6bn way ahead of plan Graeme Roberts Ford is expanding its investments in Turkey, now the brand’s commercial vehicle production hub. Following a four-year ... read more


IRAN: Nuclear sanctions thaw sees Renault restart parts shipments

31 January 2014 | Simon Warburton

IRAN: Nuclear sanctions thaw sees Renault restart parts shipments Simon Warburton Renault has restarted shipping components to Iran for Tondar (Dacia) models as the first fruits of a thaw in western ... read more


QATAR: Qatar leads VW growth in Middle East

10 January 2014 | Dave Leggett

QATAR: Qatar leads VW growth in Middle East Dave Leggett Qatar has reported record sales of Volkswagen vehicles in the Middle East with 58% increase year on year in 2013, reports The Peninsula . The... read more


UAE: Ford to launch 17 new vehicles in Middle East and Africa

6 November 2013 | Graeme Roberts

UAE: Ford to launch 17 new vehicles in Middle East and Africa Graeme Roberts Ford said it would launch 17 new or refreshed Ford and Lincoln vehicles in the next 24 months to accelerate growth in the ... read more


EGYPT: GM expects slower growth in the Middle East

2 September 2013 | Chris Wright

EGYPT: GM expects slower growth in the Middle East Chris Wright General Motors said it expects to see sustainable new vehicle sales growth in the Middle East but at a slower rate than in the past few... read more


TURKEY: Toyota builds first redesigned Corolla sedan

2 July 2013 | Graeme Roberts

TURKEY: Toyota builds first redesigned Corolla sedan Graeme Roberts Toyota Motor Manufacturing Turkey has built the first generation 11 Corolla sedan for Europe at its Sakarya Plant. TMC... read more


TURKEY: TB Sewtech starts on Corolla seat covers in Düzce

2 July 2013 | Graeme Roberts

TURKEY: TB Sewtech starts on Corolla seat covers in Düzce Graeme Roberts A Toyota Boshoku unit in Turkey has started production of seat covers for the new, locally produced Toyota Corolla sedan mode... read more


QATAR: VW in dispute with former importer

3 April 2013 | Chris Wright

QATAR: VW in dispute with former importer Chris Wright Volkswagen has got into a legal wrangle with its former Qatari distributor Saad Buzwair Automotive (SBA) over the cancellation of import licence... read more


UAE: GM Middle East sales rise 3% in December

9 January 2013 | Graeme Roberts

UAE: GM Middle East sales rise 3% in December Graeme Roberts General Motors Middle East (GMME) recorded its second best December sales in 2012 - up 3% year on year to 14,413 vehicles as the Chevrolet... read more


TURKEY: Ford starts building new Transit line

24 July 2012 | Graeme Roberts

TURKEY: Ford starts building new Transit line Graeme Roberts Production of Ford's redesigned Transit and Tourneo Custom van models kicked off in Kocaeli, Turkey, on Tuesday. The automaker said the... read more


EGYPT: Toyota Fortuner SUV assembly starts

10 April 2012 | Graeme Roberts

EGYPT: Toyota Fortuner SUV assembly starts Graeme Roberts Toyota Motor Engineering Egypt (TMEE) has held a line-off ceremony for the Fortuner SUV at assembly contractor Arab American Vehicle's factor... read more


TURKEY: Light vehicle market down 34% in January

8 February 2012 | Dave Leggett

TURKEY: Light vehicle market down 34% in January Dave Leggett Light vehicle sales in Turkey declined by 34.2% year-on-year in January, according to figures released by the Automotive Distributors&rsq... read more


TURKEY: Ford to start Transit sales in second half

24 January 2012 | Graeme Roberts

TURKEY: Ford to start Transit sales in second half Graeme Roberts Ford Otomotiv Sanayi, owned by Ford Motor and Koc Holding, will start selling Transit vans in the second half of this year, after the... read more


DUBAI: GM reveals redesigned Chevrolet TrailBlazer

11 November 2011 | Graeme Roberts

DUBAI: GM reveals redesigned Chevrolet TrailBlazer Graeme Roberts Chevrolet has revealed, at the Dubai motor show, its revived TrailBlazer midsize SUV for global markets outside the US, beginning in ... read more


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