14 October 2019
14 October 2019
Ford starts production of Puma crossover in Romania

Ford starts production of Puma crossover in Romania

Volume production of the innovative and electrified new Ford Puma is now underway at Ford’s state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Craiova, Romania.

Novares inaugurates Arouca factory extension in Portugal to supply PSA

Novares inaugurates Arouca factory extension in Portugal to supply PSA

On October 8, Novares Group officially inaugurated the new factory extension at its Arouca manufacturing facility in Portugal.

Georgia Ports Authority adds 40 acres of vehicle handling space at Brunswick port

Georgia Ports Authority adds 40 acres of vehicle handling space at Brunswick port

The Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) has added 40 acres (16 hectares) of dedicated ro-ro space at Brunswick port’s Colonel’s Island Terminal.

New CEO at Renault - Clotilde Delbos as interim CEO to replace Bollore

New CEO at Renault - Clotilde Delbos as interim CEO to replace Bollore

The Renault Board of Directors of Renault met on October 11 and replaced Thierry Bolloré as CEO of Renault SA and President of Renault s.a.s with Clotilde Delbos (pictured) as CEO of Renault SA for an interim period, until a process is completed to appoint a new CEO.

Volvo becomes first OEM to team up with Google on integrating an infotainment system

Volvo becomes first OEM to team up with Google on integrating an infotainment system

Fully electric Volvo XC40 introduces brand new infotainment system powered by Android with Google technologies built-in.

Groupe PSA reaffirms UK electrification strategy at Automotive EV conference

Groupe PSA reaffirms UK electrification strategy at Automotive EV conference

Speaking at the Automotive EV Conference (hosted by Three6Zero) held in Coventry on 8 October, UK Head of Electric Vehicles & Connected Services for Groupe PSA, Helen Lees discussed the brand’s electrification strategy, the future of the EV sector in the automotive industry and addressed investment and market potential.

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