PSA will continue building minicars with Toyota, report says

Sept. 20, 2013 10:42 CET
PSA/Peugeot-Citroen will continue to collaborate with Toyota in the minicar segment, PSA chief Philippe Varin said, ending speculation that PSA's tie-up with General Motors had put the cooperation at risk.... 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 »


Renault pushes Twingo upscale; will drop 3-door version

June 26, 2013 10:10 CET
Renault has high hopes for its new Twingo minicar, which will switch to a five-door layout in a move that may help the automaker win customers downsizing from larger vehicles.... 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 »


Renault's Dacia will not get a minicar, Tavares says

May 31, 2013 06:01 CET
Renault's Dacia will not join Europe's minicar segment, the automaker's Chief Operating Officer Carlos Tavares said. The segment is gaining in importance as the economy slumps.... Read More »


Renault wins loan for Twingo from EU investment bank

May 28, 2013 13:11 CET
Renault will use a 400 million euro ($517 million) loan from the European Investment Bank to help develop its Twingo minicar.... Read More »


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