Turkish output down 11%

March 12, 2014 16:57 CET
Turkey's vehicle production fell 11 percent year-on-year in February and is down by the same percentage for the first two months of 2014.... Read More »


Turkish auto sales fall 8% in January

Feb. 5, 2014 15:37 CET
Turkish automotive sales fell 8 percent in January after the government introduced austerity measures and a tax hike on cars.... Read More »


Turkish auto sales rise 10% in 2013

Jan. 7, 2014 11:54 CET
Turkish auto sales rose 10 percent year-on-year in 2013 to 853,378 vehicles, according to the Automotive Distributors' Association.... Read More »


Turkish auto output rises 12% in November

Dec. 10, 2013 16:01 CET
Turkish vehicle production jumped 12 percent in November, the Automotive Manufacturers' Association (OSD) said.... Read More »



Turkey's Inci aims to be top 100 supplier by 2023

Dec. 5, 2013 06:01 CET
Turkish conglomerate Inci Holding aims to be one of the world's top 100 automotive suppliers by 2023 with sales of $2 billion, up from the equivalent of $496 million in turnover last year.... Read More »


Turkish auto sales to slip 2% next year, Renault exec says

Nov. 26, 2013 06:01 CET
Turkish auto sales are set to fall 2 percent to 800,000 vehicles next year as a weakening currency makes imported cars more expensive and as the government tries to slow auto loans, the CEO of Renault's Turkish sales unit said.... Read More »


Turkey's October car sales fall 3%

Nov. 5, 2013 12:34 CET
Turkish automotive sales fell 3 percent in October, the Automotive Distributors' Association said.... Read More »


Fiat's Turkey JV to start production of new model in 2015

Oct. 27, 2013 06:01 CET
Fiat's Turkish joint venture plans to start manufacturing a new passenger car in the second half of 2015. Istanbul-based Tofas also will invest $520 million to more than double production to 580,000 vehicles by 2023, exporting a third of the total.... Read More »


Turkey 2013 auto sales may rise to 860,000

Oct. 1, 2013 08:52 CET
Vehicle sales in Turkey may rise to 860,000 units this year from 777,761 in 2012, an industry body predicted.... Read More »


Ford gets a scolding on 'chicken tax' maneuver

12:01 am U.S. ET | Sept. 23, 2013
Even without a free-trade pact, Ford Motor Co. has leaned on European models such as the Ford Fiesta and C-Max to extend its U.S. product line.... Read More »


Turkey's August sales rise 12%

Sept. 4, 2013 17:16 CET
Turkish automotive sales rose 12 percent to 65,043 units in August, in another sign of recovery after a difficult year in 2012, the Automotive Distributors' Association (ODD) said.... Read More »


Turkish auto market seen as flat in 2013

Aug. 30, 2013 09:21 CET
Turkish auto sales will reach about 820,000 vehicles in 2013, almost unchanged from last year, said Kamil Basaran, CEO of Tofas, Fiat's joint-venture in the country.... Read More »


Hyundai mulls further production boost in Turkey

July 23, 2013 09:04 CET
Hyundai may increase production capacity to 300,000 at its plant in Izmit, Turkey, as it starts output of the new i10 minicar in September.... Read More »


Hyundai boosts production in Turkey

July 13, 2013 06:15 CET
Hyundai will boost production capacity at its plant in Turkey as output of the next-generation i10 minicar shifts from India starting in September.... Read More »


Turkish car sales rise 4% in June

July 4, 2013 10:18 CET
Turkish car sales rose 4 percent in June to 74,096 units in a sign of recovery after a difficult year in 2012, the Automotive Distributors Association (ODD) said.... Read More »


Fiat's Turkish unit raises market forecast

June 24, 2013 10:18 CET
Tofas, a venture between Fiat and a Turkish partner, raised its forecast for growth in the country's car and van market this year as lower interest rates fuel purchases.... Read More »


Turkish May auto sales rise 15%

June 5, 2013 10:46 CET
Turkish automotive sales rose 15 percent in May to 81,468 units, in another sign of recovery after a difficult year in 2012, the Automotive Distributors' Association (ODD) said on Wednesday.... Read More »


Renault expects 5% dip for European car market

May 16, 2013 09:34 CET
Renault expects the European car market to shrink 5 percent this year over last year, Chief Operating Officer Carlos Tavares said. The French carmaker foresees the European market being "slightly better" in the remaining three quarters of this year than the first three months, when European market sales fell 10 percent after a "very poor performance," Tavares said.... Read More »


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