Instead of creating a traditional dealer network, the Geely-owned brand will offer subscriptions to customers, market its cars online, and sell through flagship stores and so-called "pop-up" stores in Europe. Lynk & CO boss Alain Visser discussed this and more with Automotive News Europe.
Aptiv, created from Delphi Automotive in 2015, is seeking new business opportunities in the car's "brain and nervous system." CEO Kevin Clark spoke to Automotive News Europe about the challenges of staying ahead of the technology curve.
Continental says it has presented a 48-volt drive system that will allow full-electric operation without the complexity, cost and weight of a typical high-voltage hybrid and about double the emissions reductions of a current 48-volt system.
Since Carlos Ghosn's arrest in November, the French government has said repeatedly that its main goal is to preserve the Renault-Nissan alliance. The state proved it was serious when it refused to approve a merger with Fiat Chrysler without Nissan's full support.