Europe

Citroen Shows Tiny EV Concept

February 19, 2019 at 11:18 AM

PSA Group’s Citroen unit says its microscopic Ami One concept car represents the brand’s vision for future urban mobility.

Honda Confirms Plant Closures in U.K., Turkey

February 19, 2019 at 10:51 AM

Honda Motor Co. confirms multiple media reports that it will shut down its assembly plant in Swindon, England, by 2021.

EU Sets CO2 Emission Limits for Big Trucks

February 19, 2019 at 2:11 AM

The European Union has set proposed goals for lowering carbon dioxide emissions from heavy-duty commercial trucks 30% by 2030 compared to this year’s levels, Bloomberg News reports.

Honda to Close U.K. Assembly Plant in 2022?

February 18, 2019 at 1:13 PM

Honda Motor Co. will announced tomorrow that it intends to shut down its assembly plant in Swindon, England in 2022, sources tell the U.K.’s Sky News television network.

U.K. Firm Inks Deal to Develop Low-Cost Electric Motors

February 18, 2019 at 12:27 PM

Yasa Ltd. says it has signed an agreement with an unnamed carmaker to develop the U.K. startup’s axial-flux electric motor technology for hybrid and pure electric vehicles.

Porsche Warns U.K. Customers Brexit May Hike Prices 10%

February 18, 2019 at 1:15 AM

Porsche AG is advising buyers in the U.K. that cars delivered after Britain leaves the European Union may carry a 10% surcharge because of higher import tariffs.

Fiat Chrysler, PSA Extend Van Partnership

February 18, 2019 at 12:47 AM

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV and PSA Group have agreed to continue joint production of large commercial van at FCA’s factory in Sevel, Italy.

Ferrari Affirms Plans for Electrified Models

February 15, 2019 at 1:52 PM

Ferrari NV says it is on track to launch a hybrid-powered supercar early next year and add an all-electric model by about 2022.

Land Rover Drops Plans for Specialty Models

February 15, 2019 at 10:31 AM

Amid slumping profits and unit sales, Jaguar Land Rover Ltd.’s Land Rover unit has canceled plans for two high-end niche models.

January Car Sales Fall 5% in Europe

February 15, 2019 at 2:50 AM

Deliveries of new passenger cars skidded 5% to 1.23 million units across Europe last month, as demand dropped in the region’s top five markets.

GM Launches Electric Bike Brand in Europe

February 14, 2019 at 2:18 PM

General Motors Co. says it will begin selling two styles of electric bicycles in Europe this spring under its new Ariv brand.

Renault, Nissan, Mitsubishi Hail Alliance, Dodge Talk of Nissan Chair

February 14, 2019 at 1:56 PM

The heads of Renault, Nissan and Mitsubishi affirmed their alliance on Thursday but avoided talk of who should be Nissan's next chairman.