Daimler subsidiary NuCellSys GmbH to operate under the name of Mercedes-Benz Fuel Cell GmbH

Daimler subsidiary NuCellSys GmbH to operate under the name of Mercedes-Benz Fuel Cell GmbH

As of January 2019, the company, NuCellSys GmbH, a fully owned subsidiary of Daimler AG, will begin operating under the name Mercedes-Benz Fuel Cell GmbH. The Daimler Group is pooling its development activities for its fuel cell technology, especially since the conclusion of the development of the holistic fuel cell system for the new Mercedes-Benz GLC F‑CELL.

Suzuki Swift receives the Indian Car of the Year 2019 award

Suzuki Swift receives the Indian Car of the Year 2019 award

The Indian specification Swift model which is produced and sold for its domestic market has recently won Indian Car of The Year (ICOTY) 2019 which is one of the most prestigious auto award in India.

Porsche recalls nearly 74,585 Panamera models worldwide

Porsche recalls nearly 74,585 Panamera models worldwide

Porsche announced that the current generation of Panamera vehicles have been recalled over an issue with its EPS. The control unit on the affected vehicles’ Electric Power Steering is to be re-programmed.

GAC and Aisin AW kick off JV to manufacture automatic transmissions

GAC and Aisin AW kick off JV to manufacture automatic transmissions

Chinese automaker GAC Group, the parent company of GAC Motor, has completed the construction of a new energy intelligent and ecological factory for its first-phase project of achieving production capacity of 200,000 electric vehicles per year in the industrial park for electric and smart vehicle development on December 23.

Vehicle production in UK sees a sharp decline amid fears of ‘No-deal’ Brexit

Vehicle production in UK sees a sharp decline amid fears of ‘No-deal’ Brexit

British car production fell by a substantial 19.6% in November, with 129,030 units manufactured, according to figures released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT).

FCA Mexico produces 4 millionth engine at the Saltillo Sur Motors Plant

FCA Mexico produces 4 millionth engine at the Saltillo Sur Motors Plant

Seven years after its inauguration, and 22 months after achieving the production of the 3 million engines, the four millionth Pentastar V-6 engine rolled off the production line of the FCA Mexico South Motors Plant.

Toyota begins testing the new Supra in Australia

Toyota begins testing the new Supra in Australia

Toyota’s next-generation Supra sports car has been subjected to testing in Australia to confirm that its suspension tuning and dynamics are suitable for the local and world markets.

Nissan signs MoU with Ghanaian government to expand the automotive sector in the country

Nissan signs MoU with Ghanaian government to expand the automotive sector in the country

After recording a leading 32.8% market share in Ghana, Nissan signed a memorandum of understanding with the Ghanaian government to study how to unlock the full potential of the country’s automotive sector.

ACEA expresses concerns over EU’s ambitious CO2 targets

ACEA expresses concerns over EU’s ambitious CO2 targets

The European Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (ACEA) has expressed its reservations over the final deal on the CO2 regulation for cars and vans, setting targets for the years 2025 and 2030, which was struck by the EU member states and the European Parliament.

Seat’s Martorell plant rolls out its 10 millionth vehicle

Seat’s Martorell plant rolls out its 10 millionth vehicle

The Seat factory in Martorell, which this year celebrates its 25th anniversary, reached another milestone in 2018 by exceeding the figure of 10 million vehicles produced.

Euro NCAP names Mercedes-Benz A-Class as the safest small family car

Euro NCAP names Mercedes-Benz A-Class as the safest small family car

The European safety organisation Euro NCAP has presented the new Mercedes-Benz A-Class with an award for its outstanding safety in the the small family vehicle segment.