2016 AUTOMOTIVE NEWS EUROPE CONGRESS

New PSA is frugal and agile, Europe chief Martin says

June 16, 2016 06:01 CET
PSA's focus on costs and agility means that it doesn't need partners beyond its Chinese investor Dongfeng for its electrification strategy, said Denis Martin, the automaker's European chief. PSA plans to launch four EVs and seven plug-in hybrids by 2021.
2016 AUTOMOTIVE NEWS EUROPE CONGRESS

VW's Seat sees home advantage for its connectivity focus

June 15, 2016 06:01 CET
Seat's home city of Barcelona will play a key role in the VW Group brand's strategy of offering easy and affordable connectivity to its young customer base, CEO Luca de Meo said.
2016 AUTOMOTIVE NEWS EUROPE CONGRESS

BMW CEO foresees car that knows how you feel

June 9, 2016 11:18 CET
BMW CEO Harald Krueger said the speed of technological advances is giving automakers new rivals such as Tesla but also new opportunities in areas...

2016 AUTOMOTIVE NEWS EUROPE CONGRESS

EV sales to get boost from car-sharing, analyst says

June 9, 2016 16:33 CET
The rise of car-sharing will boost sales of electric vehicles by making them more cost-effective, a Morgan Stanley banker told the Automotive News...

2016 AUTOMOTIVE NEWS EUROPE CONGRESS

Hyundai mulls powertrain options for European launch of Genesis

June 9, 2016 11:02 CET
Hyundai is holding off on the launch its Genesis premium brand in Europe until the end of the decade at the earliest when it will have more...

2016 AUTOMOTIVE NEWS EUROPE CONGRESS

Collaboration key for automakers to survive in digital world, panel says

June 9, 2016 06:01 CET
Automakers will have to collaborate more as pressure from companies such as Tesla, Apple and Google intensifies the need to offer connected,...

2016 AUTOMOTIVE NEWS EUROPE CONGRESS

Nissan gains from depressed steel price, purchasing boss says

June 9, 2016 11:26 CET
Nissan's manufacturing operations in the UK have saved a “significant sum” because of the depressed price of steel, the company's head of...

2016 AUTOMOTIVE NEWS EUROPE CONGRESS

Toyota, focusing on hybrids, unaffected by VW diesel scandal

June 9, 2016 13:50 CET
Toyota -- with its focus on hybrids -- has seen no impact on diesel sales from VW Group's emissions-cheating scandal.

2016 AUTOMOTIVE NEWS EUROPE CONGRESS

BMW's Robertson warns industry to brace for change

June 8, 2016 11:40 CET
BMW sales chief Ian Robertson says transportation is evolving at a far faster pace than expected.

2016 AUTOMOTIVE NEWS EUROPE CONGRESS

Car brands will disappear as industry adapts to digital future, Lapo Elkann warns

June 8, 2016 12:18 CET
Some car brands will disappear as the auto industry forms more partnerships in a bid to adapt to a digital future, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles...

Fiat heir will speak at Europe congress

May 2, 2016 06:01 CET
Fiat heir Lapo Elkann, who has held numerous jobs in the family business, will be among the speakers at the Automotive News Europe Congress in Munich...

 
China lands Chevy Volt in a Buick wrapper

Jay Ramey
8:14 am U.S. ET | April 20 2017 UPDATED: 4/20/17 2:27 pm ET - adds details

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Buick offers far more models in China than it does in the U.S. ...
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Tavares' tall task for PSA and Opel: brand management

Luca Ciferri
12:01 am U.S. ET | April 7 2017

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The buzz at last month's Geneva auto show was what would PSA CEO Carlos Tavares do to streamline his enlarged stable of brands, given that Citroen, Peugeot and new addition... ...
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After record high, UK's 'treasure island' status is set to end

Nick Gibbs
4:32 am U.S. ET | April 6 2017

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After March new-car registrations hit an all-time high in the UK, analysts predict an end to the market's long run as a "treasure island" for profits. ...
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Volvo CEO keeps his hiring promise

Douglas A. Bolduc
12:01 am U.S. ET | April 5 2017

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Volvo CEO Hakan Samuelsson promised to make the automaker “younger, more diverse and more international.” He achieved all three with his latest hiring. ...
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Will the quality ghosts of British Leyland haunt Tesla?

Richard Truett
11:28 am U.S. ET | April 4 2017

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Tesla's plan to skimp on testing the Model 3 in real-world driving is fraught with danger. British L ...
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Piech's problem: his 'small-minded' family


5:29 am U.S. ET | April 4 2017

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Ferdinand Piech's decision to sell his stake in his family's holding company that owns a majority st ...
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Tavares has the tools to make PSA-Opel a success

Peter Sigal
12:01 am U.S. ET | April 4 2017

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PSA's pending acquisition of Opel/Vauxhall has all the makings of a prime-time TV drama. ...
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Volvo dealers get crash course on conquests

Douglas A. Bolduc
12:01 am U.S. ET | March 31 2017

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Volvo's head of Europe says that his dealers have had to get used to something new: knowing how to cash in on conquest sales. ...
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How China dealer association resolved Audi's dealer crisis


3:59 am U.S. ET | March 31 2017

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Audi's dispute with some of its China dealers, that threatened to blow up into all-out war, finally ...
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Lithium next German power play?

Christiaan Hetzner
12:01 am U.S. ET | March 28 2017

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BMW, Daimler and VW came together to acquire Nokia's HERE high-definition mapping unit in 2015 so wi ...
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