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Tavares' success at PSA is a 'powerful incentive' for Renault to catch up


3:42 am U.S. ET | July 30 2018

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PSA's impressive performaance under CEO Carlos Tavares is a powerful incentive for his former company, Renault, to work hard to catch up, said Renault's No. ...
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Tavares may find it hard to maintain Opel's astonishing progress


10:00 am U.S. ET | July 24 2018

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Opel's astonishing recovery under PSA left analysts swooning. ...
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Nissan Leaf provides some twists on road to EV future

Douglas A. Bolduc
12:01 am U.S. ET | July 20 2018

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A week spent testing Nissan's new Leaf was frustrating logistically but encouraging overall. ...
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How I became a diesel believer again

Christiaan Hetzner
12:01 am U.S. ET | July 14 2018

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Like many other people, my faith in diesel has been challenged by revelations of emissions cheating. ...
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Why Ford execs are lobbying for the Focus sedan

Nick Gibbs
12:01 am U.S. ET | July 13 2018

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The pride that two key Ford executives have in the Focus sedan is so strong that they petitioned jou ...
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Goodwood turns up the heat on traditional auto shows

Nick Gibbs
12:01 am U.S. ET | July 11 2018

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The Goodwood Festival of Speed has an edge that traditional auto shows in Paris, Detroit and Geneva ...
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New refuge for abandoned minivan fans?

Andrea Malan
12:01 am U.S. ET | July 10 2018

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Loyal minivan buyers who aren't willing to join the shift to SUVs appear to have found refuge in one ...
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Opel's labor boss is ready for a fight

Christiaan Hetzner
12:14 pm U.S. ET | July 5 2018

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Opel's works council boss has spent most of the past six years quietly settling labor conflicts behi ...
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Why PSA is OK that its new compact vans are so alike

Peter Sigal
12:01 am U.S. ET | July 3 2018

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PSA Group's new compact vans have a lot in common, a trait that is often very beneficial in the ligh ...
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Western European sales jump 9% ahead of WLTP tests
Automakers pushing to sell cars before WLTP vehicle-testing rules come into effect helped to boost w ...
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Skoda, BMW among winners as Russia sales rise 11%
New-car sales in Russia rose 11 percent in July, buoyed by strong consumer confidence ahead of a pla ...
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Europe's first-half sales surged on strong SUV demand
Jeep, Seat, Dacia and VW outperformed all other brands sold in Europe in the first half, as overall ...
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BMW sees 5%-10% sales growth in China despite tariffs
BMW expects its China sales to rise between 5 percent and 10 percent this year, despite the introduc ...
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Jeep, Volvo, VW among winners as SUVs boost European demand
Europe's continuing boom in SUV/crossover sales boosted registrations in June despite slumping deman ...
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UK market 'stabilizing' despite sales falling nearly 4% on diesel plunge
UK registrations fell 3.5 percent in June as demand for diesels plunged. VW Group's Seat had the big ...
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Russia sales growth slows during World Cup
New-car sales in Russia rose 11 percent in June, down from an 18 percent leap in May, an industry lo ...
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VW Group brands gain as German market rises 4%
VW Group brands were among the winners last month as the German market rose 4.2 percent. Through Jun ...
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Italy market decline accelerates in June
Sales of new cars in Italy declined 7.3 percent in June, according to figures published by the count ...
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Spanish car sales rise 8 percent in June
New-car registrations in Spain increased 8 percent in June to 142,376 despite one fewer selling day ...
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Peugeot, Toyota commit to midsize sector despite slump
Peugeot and Toyota are the latest automakers to commit to Europe's volume midsize segment despite cu ...
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European electric-car sales growth slowed in first half
Sales growth of electric cars slowed across the EU's major markets during the first half because of ...
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CNG car sales set to rise on tougher emissions rules
European demand for cars powered by compressed natural gas has shown signs of life after a half-deca ...
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Europe's small SUV sales projected to 'grow like crazy'
European sales of small SUVs are poised to surge beyond the segment's typically strong growth, as ne ...
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Premium automakers add drivetrains, body styles to stabilize midsize sales
Europe's premium automakers are diversifying drivetrain and body style choices in the core midsize s ...
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Europe's automakers invest in sedans despite SUV surge
Automakers in Europe are continuing to invest in sedans even though the body style has been losing c ...
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Hyundai, Seat add body styles to spice up key sector
Automakers such as Hyundai, Ford, Kia and Seat are experimenting with new compact-car body styles in ...
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Audi, BMW forecast to give key SUV sector a lift with new flagships
A two-year slump in the demand for premium large SUVs in Europe is expected to end in 2019 as BMW an ...
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Tesla Model S outsells German luxury flagships in Europe
Germany's premium brands are under pressure to accelerate their plans for electric cars after Tesla' ...
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Europe's luxury compact car segment forecast to decline for second year
Aging models such as the BMW 1 series and Audi A3 as well as the continued rise of SUV alternatives ...
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Former Tesla engineering chief returns to Apple
Doug Field, who stepped down as the senior vice president of engineering at Tesla last month, is ret ...
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Audi appoints new chief for China operations
Audi, which lags premium rivals Mercedes and BMW in China, has appointed former Opel and Skoda marke ...
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VW names purchasing chief Brandstaetter as COO
Volkswagen Group said company veteran Ralf Brandstaetter will be chief operating officer of its VW p ...
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Can a tobacco guy make leap to becoming a car guy at Ferrari?
Ferrari's new boss, Louis Camilleri, has big shoes to fill, but the tobacco industry veteran may hav ...
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Fiat Chrysler's new British CEO faces many minefields
Fiat Chrysler's new CEO, Mike Manley, gained his first auto industry experience in UK dealerships. ...
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BMW manager Duesmann lined up to head Audi, sources say
BMW purchasing director Markus Duesmann will become Audi CEO in January, sources said. ...
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Fiat Chrysler's Europe chief, Altavilla, steps down
The head of Fiat Chrysler's Europe, Middle East and Africa business, Alfredo Altavilla, has stepped ...
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New Ferrari CEO will be former tobacco executive
Ferrari's new CEO will be Louis Carey Camilleri, a former chairman of tobacco company Philip Morris ...
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Fiat Chrysler picks Manley CEO to succeed Marchionne
Fiat Chrysler appointed Mike Manley to replace the seriously ill Sergio Marchionne as its CEO. ...
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Mitsubishi recruits former Maserati, Audi exec Dambrosio to head advanced design
Mitsubishi Motors has recruited former Maserati and Audi designer Alessandro Dambrosio as executive ...
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Peugeot aims sleek 508 at SUV buyers
Peugeot has transformed the 508 midsize sedan into a hatchback to add versatility and attract SUV an ...
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Jaguar showcases I-Pace's SUV skills
The Jaguar I-Pace's versatility shows it is much at home tackling tough terrain as it is blazing aro ...
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Audi adds connectivity features to bigger Q3
Audi has made its Q3 bigger and added more tech and connectivity equipment for the compact SUV's sec ...
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Porsche gives updated Macan improved handling
Porsche has updated its Macan crossover with a fresher design, improved handling, as well as more co ...
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Mahindra places big bet small crossover
Mahindra & Mahindra are hoping to get a much larger slice of the European car market with the launch ...
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Volvo counts on V60 wagon to help balance SUV surge
Volvo is counting on the V60 station wagon to provide a strong alternative to buyers who are looking ...
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Suzuki keeps Jimny's gritty look for new generation
Suzuki is gearing up to launch the fourth generation of its long-running Jimny small SUV 20 years af ...
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Audi drops A1 diesel variant due to low demand
Audi's new A1 Sportback subcompact hatchback will launch without a diesel version and will only be a ...
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Volvo's new S60 signals 'dynamic' powertrain changes
The redesigned Volvo S60 compact sports sedan will be Volvo's first U.S.-manufactured vehicle and it ...
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BMW 8 series will offer 320-hp diesel in Europe
BMW is reintroducing the 8 series with a diesel engine, which the automaker said is unprecedented in ...
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Suppliers to the new Seat Ateca
Assembly of the all-new Seat Ateca began in April 2016 at parent Volkswagen Group's plant in Kvasiny ...
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Suppliers to the new Porsche 718 Cayman
Assembly of the third-generation Porsche Cayman began in July 2016 at parent Volkswagen Group’ ...
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Suppliers to the new Nissan Micra
Assembly of the fifth-generation Nissan Micra began in December 2016 at alliance partner RenaultR ...
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Suppliers to the new Hyundai i30
Assembly of the third-generation Hyundai i30 began in December 2016 at Hyundai's plant in Nosovice, ...
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Suppliers to the new Opel/Vauxhall Insignia
Assembly of the third-generation Ope/Vauxhall Insignia began in March 2016 at the automaker's plant ...
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Suppliers to the new Ford GT
Assembly of the second-generation Ford GT began in October 2016 at Ford's plant in Markham, Canada. ...
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Suppliers to the new Audi A5
Assembly of the second-generation Audi A5 began in June 2016 at the Volkswagen Group subsidiary's pl ...
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