2020 The Volkswagen Group has launched its own Carbon Fund. The CO2 fund, which is endowed with €25 million ($27.5 million) annually, is available to all twelve Group brands. They use it to finance their own climate protection projects at their locations worldwide.
Cooper Tire announced that its Cooper Discoverer AT3 LT tyre in size LT275/70R17 has been selected as original equipment (OE) on the new Nissan Navara N-TREK Warrior utility vehicle. The tyre is distributed through Exclusive Tyres of Australia.
The Grimaldi Group fleet is expanding further with the arrival of the new Pure Car & Truck Carrier (PCTC) Grande Houston.
Meritor, Inc. announced the appointment of Chris Villavarayan as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer (COO), effective immediately. Villavarayan, 49, has served as Senior Vice President and President of Meritor’s Global Truck segment since January 2018.
Kia Motors India, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Kia Motors Corporation, revealed a sneak-peek of its upcoming concept compact SUV from its stable. The concept will be globally unveiled at the upcoming Delhi Auto Expo 2020.
Ford has approved the use of Hydrotreated Vegetable Oil (HVO) in its Transit vans. This renewable diesel fuel is based on waste oils, including used cooking oil that can be sourced from restaurants and takeaways – and even kitchens at home.