4 September 2020
4 September 2020
Official opening of Factory 56 and start of production of the new Mercedes-Benz S-Class

Official opening of Factory 56 and start of production of the new Mercedes-Benz S-Class

Flexible, digital, efficient and sustainable: Factory 56 embodies the future of production at Mercedes-Benz and sets new standards for the automotive industry.

ZF opens its expanded Erich Reinecke test track in Jeversen, Germany

ZF opens its expanded Erich Reinecke test track in Jeversen, Germany

ZF officially opened its expanded Erich Reinecke test track in Jeversen, Germany. Following an investment of around €18 million ($21.24 million), the test track significantly advances ZF’s commercial vehicle testing capabilities and reinforces its global technology leadership position.

First batch of ID.3 1ST Edition cars reach the UK through the Port of Grimsby

First batch of ID.3 1ST Edition cars reach the UK through the Port of Grimsby

A major milestone in Volkswagen’s latest chapter has been marked with the arrival of the ground-breaking Volkswagen ID.3 in the UK. The first shipment of customer cars – limited, ID.3 1ST Edition specification models – has reached British shores at port in Grimsby, ready to make its way to customers on the final stage of a journey which began on the production line in Zwickau, Germany.

Arnaud Deboeuf appointed EVP Manufacturing and Supply Chain of Groupe PSA

Arnaud Deboeuf appointed EVP Manufacturing and Supply Chain of Groupe PSA

Arnaud Deboeuf has been appointed EVP Manufacturing and Supply Chain from September 3rd and has joined the Executive Committee of Groupe PSA, following the appointment of Yann Vincent as CEO of ACC (Automotive Cell Company), a joint venture founded by Groupe PSA and Total.

Volta Trucks reveals the Volta Zero

Volta Trucks reveals the Volta Zero

Volta Trucks, the start-up electric vehicle manufacturer, has revealed the new Volta Zero –its first vehicle and the world’s first purpose-built full-electric 16-tonne commercial vehicle designed specifically for inner-city parcel and freight distribution. From launch, the Volta Zero will be a significant contributor to the future vision of zero-emission cities all over the world.

Panasonic develops intelligent rear-view mirror for Nissan KICKS

Panasonic develops intelligent rear-view mirror for Nissan KICKS

Automotive Company, Panasonic Corporation has developed jointly with Nissan Motor Corporation a high-performance electronic mirror for driver safety. It features significant image definition enhancement for better visibility at night and control of a flicker phenomenon caused by the LED lamps of vehicles behind.

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