Jaguar Land Rover to move Discovery production to SlovakiaJune 11
Jaguar Land Rover is moving all production of its Land Rover Discovery to Slovakia from its Solihull plant near Birmingham. The UK plant will be retooled to accommodate a new generation of EVs, people familiar with the matter said.
Britain wants to become a leader in self-driving vehiclesJune 4
Melrose gets green light from UK for GKN takeoverApril 24
JLR confirms 1,000 jobs to go as diesel sales slumpApril 16
Melrose increases hostile bid for GKN to $11.2 billionMarch 12
Ford calls for Brexit clarity to help it make UK investment decisionMarch 7
Dyson wants to build 3 EV models, report saysFeb. 16
GKN offers investors $3.5 billion to rebuff Melrose bidFeb. 14
Nissan, Honda, Toyota warn about Brexit high stakesFeb. 9
PSA's Tavares says UK plants uncompetitive, open to S. America allianceJan. 18
Aston Martin targets valuation of nearly $7 billion in potential IPO, report saysJan. 9
Aston Martin is targeting a valuation of as much as $6.8 billion in a potential IPO, Bloomberg reported. Investors' interest could be bolstered by the automaker's planned expansion into the lucrative SUV segment.
VW taps U.K. Skoda exec to lead U.S. salesJan. 8
Volkswagen of America has tapped an executive from its sibling Skoda brand in the United Kingdom to take over sales operations for the VW brand in the U.S. The company said Duncan Movassaghi will replace Ron Stach as senior vice president for U.S. sales, effective Feb. 1.