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Opel/Vauxhall touts connectivity as OnStar rolls out in Europe

March 3, 2015 18:43 CET
Opel/Vauxhall believes its OnStar digital service will help it win new customers, boost sales and return to profit after it begins to roll out the service in 13 European markets including Germany, the UK,...... Read More »
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Lexus reveals potential Mini fighter

March 3, 2015 14:55 CET | UPDATED: March 3 16:20 CET - adds comment
Lexus revealed the aggressively styled LF-SA subcompact concept at the Geneva auto show today that, if built, would compete against the Mini hatchback and Audi A1.... Read More »

Daimler's Zetsche sees opportunity from convergence with tech firms

March 3, 2015 14:33 CET
Daimler is not afraid of new competitors from the technology and telecoms industries such as Google and Apple, CEO Dieter Zetsche said, adding that...... Read More »

Opel, VW CEOs cautious on Europe sales growth amid Russia crisis

March 3, 2015 09:14 CET
Europe's carmakers are benefiting from robust demand for passenger cars in most of the region although the slumping Russian market continues to cast...... Read More »

Apple seen emerging as serious competitor by auto executives

March 3, 2015 15:09 CET
Auto executives are taking seriously the prospect that Apple and Google will emerge as competitors even as they consider partnering with the two.... Read More »

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Bentley CEO expects big boost from brand's first SUV

March 3, 2015 06:01 CET
Bentley is on course to reach record sales targets as it beats ultraluxury rivals such as Maserati, Lamborghini and Rolls-Royce to market with its...... Read More »

Porsche will buy 25% stake in carbon fiber maker

March 3, 2015 13:30 CET
Porsche plans to buy a 25 percent stake in German carbon fiber producer Capricorn Composite, widening access to the lightweight material it uses in...... Read More »

2015 GENEVA AUTO SHOW

Aston Martin SUV may deepen Daimler partnership

March 3, 2015 10:39 CET
Aston Martin announced plans for an SUV that may draw more heavily on its partnership with Daimler, as the UK supercar maker confirmed moves to raise...... Read More »

Marchionne says he has merger candidate in mind, but it's not VW

March 3, 2015 12:22 CET
Volkswagen is not the ideal candidate for a tie-up with Fiat Chrysler, the CEO Sergio Marchionne said today, adding he was exploring various merger...... Read More »

Range Rover Evoque convertible to go on sale next year

March 3, 2015 06:01 CET
A convertible version of the Range Rover Evoque will go on sale next year, Land Rover said in a statement.... Read More »

VW Passat named European Car of the Year

March 2, 2015 17:28 CET
The Volkswagen Passat is Europe's 2015 Car of the Year, marking the third time in six years that VW has won the title.... Read More »

Germany joins France, Spain, Italy in posting sales gains

March 2, 2015 19:15 CET
New-car sales in Germany rose 6.6 percent in February and are heading for a modest increase this year compared with 2014 levels.... Read More »

Toyota sees its EU sales growth this year, boosted by UK, southern Europe rebound

March 2, 2015 22:32 CET
Toyota expects its EU sales to grow by 2 percent to 2.5 percent in 2015, compared to 0.8 percent growth for the market in Western Europe.... Read More »

Foreign carmakers lead February sales growth in France

March 2, 2015 13:36 CET
French car registrations grew 4.... Read More »

2015 GENEVA AUTO SHOW

Infiniti will aim QX30 crossover at affluent young buyers

March 2, 2015 20:06 CET
Infiniti said it will target younger affluent customers with its QX30 compact crossover.... Read More »

2015 GENEVA AUTO SHOW

Bentley unveils two-seat sports car concept that may become 5th model

March 2, 2015 20:39 CET
Bentley unveiled the EXP 10 Speed 6 concept for a two-seat luxury sports car that it says may join its lineup in the near future.... Read More »

Spain new-car sales rise 26% in February

March 2, 2015 14:00 CET
New-car sales rose 26 percent in Spain last month, the 18th consecutive month of growth, a car manufacturers' group said.... Read More »

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Bentley, Maserati, Lambo big winners in surging niche

March 2, 2015 06:01 CET
Ultraluxury carmakers Bentley, Lamborghini, Rolls-Royce and Maserati are experiencing unprecedented success.... Read More »

2015 GENEVA AUTO SHOW

Supercars and SUVs will be show stars

March 2, 2015 06:01 CET
Supercars from Ferrari, Audi, Aston Martin and McLaren will shine at the Geneva auto show alongside mass-market models taking aim at the fast-growing...... Read More »

2015 GENEVA AUTO SHOW

Magna Steyr to debut hybrid sports car concept

March 2, 2015 11:30 CET
Magna Steyr will debut a concept sports car at the Geneva auto show this week.... Read More »

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