2017 AUTOMOTIVE NEWS EUROPE CONGRESS

Land Rover Defender will appeal to new generation, design chief says

June 23, 2017 06:01 CET
The launch of the new Land Rover Defender is "not far away," the brand's design boss, Gerry McGovern, said.
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Ford sees LCVs as key to European profit despite Brexit headwinds

June 22, 2017 09:28 CET | UPDATED: June 23 11:55 CET - corrected
A strong sales performance in light commercial vehicles will help Ford be profitable in Europe this year, the automaker's regional boss, Steve Armstrong, said.
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BMW exec says brands need to take more risks

June 22, 2017 11:19 CET
Automakers must be prepared to take more risks to reach digital natives and not shy away from edgy subject matter, BMW marketing executive Hildegard...

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Lamborghini boss uses F1 experience to push brand further

June 22, 2017 06:01 CET
Lamborghini CEO Stefano Domenicali is trying to instill a sense of urgency in the supercar maker that he says helped keep him sharp when he was head...

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Automakers can overcome industry disruptors, Seat president says

June 22, 2017 14:12 CET
Tech companies may have an advantage as innovators in the battle for leadership of the future market for mobility but only automakers have the...

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EVs are 'clearly' the future despite slow start, Renault's Normand says

June 21, 2017 11:36 CET
The global market for electric cars has not grown as fast as Renault expected but EVs are "clearly" the future, the automaker's EV boss, Gilles...

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Toyota knows it needs partners to meet mobility services challenge

June 21, 2017 18:23 CET
Toyota is open to partnerships to counter the challenges posed by new mobility companies such as Uber, Executive Vice President Didier Leroy said.

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Cooperation, customer focus key to mobility services success

June 21, 2017 16:05 CET
Cooperation, customer focus and profitability should be priorities as traditional car companies expand into future mobility services such as...

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Lynk & CO boss says 'brutal' simplicity is key to brand's future

June 21, 2017 15:19 CET
Lynk & CO's boss believes the key for the upstart brand's future success is to be “brutally simple.

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Volvo eyes even tougher sales target

June 21, 2017 18:41 CET
Volvo CEO Hakan Samuelsson says the automaker has the potential to exceed its goal of selling 800,000 vehicles annually by 2020.

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PSA connectivity boss to speak at industry gathering

June 15, 2017 06:01 CET
PSA Group's connectivity boss, Brigitte Courtehoux, will speak at the Automotive News Europe Congress on June 21 in Barcelona.

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Lynk & CO's Visser to speak at Europe Congress

June 12, 2017 06:01 CET
The head of the new Chinese-owned brand Lynk & CO, that is challenging standard vehicle distribution practice, will speak at the Automotive News...

 
Tesla shows why VW, Daimler should keep their heavy trucks businesses

Christiaan Hetzner
12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 24 2017

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Tesla's punt at the heavy truck market shows VW and Daimler that there may be meaningful synergies b ...
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BMW's cycle 'hyperloop' is a vision for fast, pollution-free city travel

Nick Gibbs
5:14 am U.S. ET | Nov. 22 2017

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As China seeks to restrict the use of private cars in its congested and polluted megacities, BMW see ...
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Bentley Bentayga's autonomous tech tops Audi's

Nick Gibbs
9:46 am U.S. ET | Nov. 16 2017

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Driving the Bentley Bentayga shows just how sophisticated self-driving technology has become as its ...
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French tech company NAWA sees ultracapacitor battery breakthrough

Nick Gibbs
5:53 am U.S. ET | Nov. 14 2017

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French tech company NAWA believes it has found a way to boost the power of ultracapacitor batteries ...
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Why Vauxhall is likely to survive despite a steep sales slump

Nick Gibbs
4:56 am U.S. ET | Nov. 13 2017

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PSA's strategy to reduce non-profitable car sales is harming Vauxhall, which saw sales plunge drop 3 ...
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Volvo's subscription plan could be a boon for dealers too

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

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Volvo seems to have found a new way to get its vehicles into the hands of customers that is digital, ...
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Without PSA tech, Opel could have been killed by EU CO2 fines

Luca Ciferri
6:08 am U.S. ET | Nov. 10 2017

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The EU's target to reduce CO2 emissions from new-car fleets to a 95 gram per km average by 2020-2021 might have been the kiss of death for Opel/Vauxhall if PSA hadn't stepped. ...
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Europe's automakers score a win with new CO2 targets

Christiaan Hetzner
4:36 am U.S. ET | Nov. 9 2017

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Outwardly Europe's carmakers are complaining about the EU's proposed fleet emission targets through ...
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Car rejection claims 'totally false,' Seat CEO says

Douglas A. Bolduc
12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 9 2017

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Seat CEO Luca de Meo says claims that a growing number of people are rejecting car ownership are "to ...
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PSA's Opel purchase leaves Citroen odd man out

Peter Sigal
12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 1 2017

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PSA's purchase of Opel means the automaker now has three mass-market European brands. This could be ...
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