Polish new-car sales rise 39% in March

April 4, 2014 10:11 CET
Polish new-car registrations increased 39 percent in March, providing another sign that Europe's car market is picking up after a six-year slump. It's Poland's 10th consecutive rise in year-on-year sales.... Read More »


Volkswagen restructures production; new Polish factory to open in 2016

March 18, 2014 14:33 CET
Volkswagen is shuffling its European production, adding a new van plant in Poland and rearranging output of the VW Tiguan, Porsche Panamera and Porsche Cayenne models.... Read More »


GM to expand Opel diesel-engine plant in Poland

Feb. 11, 2014 13:28 CET
General Motors will spend $342 million on expanding its Opel engine plant in Poland for a new 1.6-liter four-cylinder diesel unit.... Read More »


GM to spend $342 million expanding Opel diesel-engine plant in Poland

7:28 am U.S. ET | Feb. 11, 2014
General Motors will spend 250 million euros ($342 million) expanding its Opel diesel-engine plant in Tychy, Poland, as the carmaker seeks to return to profit in Europe.... Read More »


VW will build Crafter van in Poland after ending Daimler tie-up, report says

Jan. 22, 2014 12:41 CET
VW will build its Crafter van in Poland after ending a partnership with Daimler, a German newspaper reported. Currently, Daimler builds the Crafter alongside the Mercedes Sprinter in Germany.... Read More »



Polish-Canadians aim to awaken a sleeping mermaid

4:49 am U.S. ET | Dec. 13, 2013
A group of Polish-Canadian entrepreneurs wants to revive the Syrena brand after a 30-year absence from the market. The Syrena, also known as the mermaid in Poland, was produced in the country from 1957 until 1983.... Read More »


Mercedes will launch online sales stores by year-end

Aug. 12, 2013 12:30 CET
Mercedes-Benz says customers in Germany and Poland will be able to order and finance new cars through online sales stores by the end of the year.... Read More »


GM denies it will build Chevrolet Cruze at Poland plant

June 13, 2013 12:52 CET
General Motors will start building the Chevrolet Cruze at its Opel plant in Poland, a report said, drawing a denial from GM.... Read More »


Polish car production falls 7% in May

June 10, 2013 11:01 CET
Car production in Poland -- where Fiat, GM and VW Group have plants -- fell 7 percent in May, industry monitor SAMAR said. The group added that weak European demand and a run of public holidays had reversed a rise in the previous month. In Poland, nearly 99 percent of cars assembled are for export, mostly within Europe.... Read More »



Ford Ka faces uncertain future

12:01 am U.S. ET | June 5, 2013
The future of the Ford Ka appears uncertain after a senior marketing executive said that the minicar has been left out of a new, brandwide advertising campaign.... Read More »


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