Ford to restart UK operations today

Ford to restart UK operations today

Ford will restart initial production at its Dagenham Engine Plant in Essex and Bridgend Engine Plant in South Wales today.

FCA Italy working on activation of credit facility

FCA Italy working on activation of credit facility

FCA Italy has initiated a process with the Italian Government to obtain a guarantee from SACE in support of a credit facility designed to help the automotive chain Italy, comprised of approximately 10,000 small and medium size businesses.

Groupe PSA retailers will be ready to reopen safely

Groupe PSA retailers will be ready to reopen safely

Groupe PSA retailers will be ready to reopen safely when government lockdown lifts as UK plant gears-up for production.

Dacia, 15 year success story in Europe

Dacia, 15 year success story in Europe

From a single model to a comprehensive, diversified range with 6.5 million customers, Dacia has transformed the automotive sector since 2005 to the present day.

Rolls-Royce Young Designer competition extended to 1 June

Rolls-Royce Young Designer competition extended to 1 June

Following an overwhelming response from children around the world, Rolls-Royce Motor Cars is extending the deadline for entries in its Young Designers Competition to Monday 1 June 2020.

Ford is making ventilator sub-assemblies for the NHS

Ford is making ventilator sub-assemblies for the NHS

Ford quick to transform warehouse operation to manufacture ventilators for the UK's National Health Service.

Tata Motors restarts operations at selected plants and dealerships

Tata Motors restarts operations at selected plants and dealerships

Tata Motors has announced a calibrated restart of manufacturing operations for both Commercial and Passenger Vehicles.

Ford to restart UK operations on May 18

Ford to restart UK operations on May 18

Ford confirmed that it intends to restart initial production at its Dagenham Engine Plant in Essex and Bridgend Engine Plant in South Wales from May 18.

Mokka on the road to production readiness

Mokka on the road to production readiness

Dynamic, efficient and high quality: these are just a few of the development objectives of the all-new Vauxhall Mokka.

MC20 prototype dedicated to Sir Stirling Moss

MC20 prototype dedicated to Sir Stirling Moss

A prototype of the Maserati MC20, the new Maserati super sportscar, will pay homage to Sir Stirling Moss, the British motor-racing ace who died on 12 April at the age of 90.

EVs occupy 6.8% market share in Europe during Q1 2020

EVs occupy 6.8% market share in Europe during Q1 2020

In the first quarter of 2020, the electrically-chargeable vehicle segment significantly increased its market share, rising to 6.8% (from 2.5% in Q1 2019) against the backdrop of the overall decline in passenger car registrations due to the COVID-19 outbreak. By contrast, demand for diesel and petrol vehicles tumbled dramatically, although petrol-powered cars still account for more than half of the EU market.

Škoda Auto production sends zero waste to landfill since start of year

Škoda Auto production sends zero waste to landfill since start of year

Škoda Auto is consistently optimising the ecological footprint of its cars – from the extraction of the raw materials required, to the end of their life cycle. Now, the manufacturer has taken anothr important leap forward; since the start of 2020, Škoda has recycled all waste produced during manufacturing and usually disposed of in landfills, either materially or thermally.

Sparking a revolution

Sparking a revolution

As Audi prepares to launch a range of new plug-in hybrid electric models in the UK, we take a look back at the company’s first hybrid model, the 100 Avant quattro Duo of 1989.

The Lotus Evija aero story

The Lotus Evija aero story

“A Fighter Jet in a world of kites” Q&A with Lotus' Aerodynamicist Richard Hill

FCA prepares to resume North American manufacturing operations

FCA prepares to resume North American manufacturing operations

Best practices from FCA plants in China and Italy helping guide North American safety protocols.

Bentley Motors resumes production

Bentley Motors resumes production

Bentley Motors resumed production at the company’s headquarters in Crewe, England, with over 1,700 employees following the 250 comprehensive and wide-ranging hygiene and social distancing guidelines implemented to enable a safe return.