Volkswagen builds 200 pre-production vehicles of the ID.3

Volkswagen builds 200 pre-production vehicles of the ID.3

Conversion of the vehicle factory in Zwickau to the largest production site for electric mobility in Europe is right on schedule. The members of Volkswagen’s Group and Brand Boards of Management, as well as the Group Works Council, were able to see that for themselves at the site symposium for all three locations in Saxony held at Zwickau.

Groupe PSA to produce large vans by end of 2021 in Gliwice, Poland

Groupe PSA to produce large vans by end of 2021 in Gliwice, Poland

Groupe PSA is pinning the success of its light commercial vehicle (LCV) strategy on creating additional manufacturing capacities. To achieve this, Opel/Vauxhall LCV models on Groupe PSA platforms will be converged to increase efficiency. The automaker is planning to adapt its Gliwice facility to produce LCVs.

GM to create more than 450 jobs in Ohio

GM to create more than 450 jobs in Ohio

General Motors Co. announced that it is creating more than 450 manufacturing jobs in three Ohio cities. GM also said it is in discussions with an Ohio-based company that could bring significant production and electric vehicle assembly jobs to the Lordstown Complex.

Audi A4 completes 25 years in production

Audi A4 completes 25 years in production

Audi is celebrating a major production anniversary in the premium mid size segment: 25 years ago, the first Audi A4 drove off the assembly line in Ingolstadt. Since then, the brand with the Four Rings has produced more than 7.5 million units of the model.

Polestar opens new R&D facility in the UK

Polestar opens new R&D facility in the UK

Polestar has significantly expanded its research and development capacity with the establishment of a new R&D centre in the United Kingdom. Situated in Coventry, England, the new facility will allow Polestar to increase its own R&D capabilities, and further strengthens the brand’s ability to engineer its future electric performance vehicles.

New car sales in April falls across the UK, PHEV sales takes the biggest hit

New car sales in April falls across the UK, PHEV sales takes the biggest hit

The UK new car market declined by 4.1% in April, according to figures released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT). The month saw 161,064 units registered, the second lowest April volume since 2012 but following a double-digit increase the previous year.

Hyundai's new compact SUV, Venue rolls out of assembly lines in India

Hyundai's new compact SUV, Venue rolls out of assembly lines in India

Hyundai Motor India Ltd., the country’s second largest car manufacturer and the largest exporter since inception, began a new era of connected mobility with the rollout of Global First – Made in India Connected SUV- Hyundai Venue. With the Hyundai Venue, HMIL enters the most popular and fast-growing segment of compact SUV in India.

MG Motor readies itself to enter the Indian market with the commencement of production of the Hector

MG Motor readies itself to enter the Indian market with the commencement of production of the Hector

MG (Morris Garages) Motor India rolled out the first production version of Hector from its state-of-the-art facility at Halol in Gujarat.

BYD to produce EVs in China's Changzhou National Hi-Tech District

BYD to produce EVs in China's Changzhou National Hi-Tech District

Chinese plug-in electric vehicle (EV) maker BYD announced that it will set up a manufacturing facility for EVs and EV components in Changzhou National Hi-Tech District (CND), in a move to meet increasing demand from the EV market and expand its production capacity of pure electric passenger vehicles.

Mercedes-Benz EQC now up for orders

Mercedes-Benz EQC now up for orders

The Mercedes-Benz EQC is being produced at the Mercedes-Benz Bremen plant – and can be ordered now. There the EQC can be flexibly integrated into the ongoing series production of vehicles with combustion engine or hybrid drive.