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Financial aid for hydrogen infrastructure

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 6, 2015
Japan's three biggest automakers plan to help cover the cost of operating hydrogen stations in the country to popularize cars powered by fuel cells.

Jaguar Land Rover in talks on setting up plant in Poland

July 3, 2015 18:20 CET
Jaguar Land Rover has made Poland one of two finalists for an auto factory, Deputy Prime Minister Janusz Piechocinski said.

Ferrari's value to exceed $11 billion in IPO, Marchionne says

July 3, 2015 20:04 CET
Fiat Chrysler's CEO expects the company's Ferrari supercar unit to be valued "at least" at $11 billion in an initial public offering scheduled for...

Skoda may outsource non-core services

July 3, 2015 06:15 CET
Skoda says it is examining whether to outsource certain parts of its non-manufacturing business such as peripheral services, and has initiated...

Citroen will drop hydropneumatic suspension

July 3, 2015 06:01 CET
Citroen will stop selling cars equipped with its once-renowned hydropneumatic suspension system.

Saab owner to build EV plant in China

July 3, 2015 11:06 CET
China's National Electric Vehicle Sweden, which owns the assets of bankrupt Swedish automaker Saab, broke ground on a plant in China to produce...

Nissan Leaf to get a big boost in driving range

July 3, 2015 06:01 CET
Nissan plans a midcycle update as early as August that aims to deliver a big boost in the EV's driving range, a person familiar with the project said.

CLEPA names Brembo exec as next president

July 3, 2015 06:01 CET
European suppliers association CLEPA named Brembo executive Roberto Vavassori as its next president.

Honda to make English official language by 2020

July 3, 2015 12:57 CET
Former Honda CEO Takanobu Ito famously said five years ago that it was “stupid” to make English the official work language of a Japanese...

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VW, Renault maintain engine plant lead in Europe

July 3, 2015 06:01 CET
Automotive News Europe's Guide to Powertrains shows more than 80 locations where global automakers and suppliers produce the engines and...

ANE's July e-magazine goes live Monday

July 3, 2015 06:01 CET
The latest issue of the Automotive News Europe monthly e-magazine goes live on Monday, July 6.

Jaguar Land Rover signs deal with Magna Steyr to build cars in Austria

July 2, 2015 08:46 CET
Jaguar Land Rover has signed a contract to have Magna Steyr build an unspecified number of JLR models.

Car design legend Giugiaro quits company he founded

July 2, 2015 18:42 CET
Legendary car designer Giorgetto Giugiaro, whose work includes the original VW Golf and first Fiat Panda, has resigned from Italdesign Giugiaro, the...

German car sales rose 13% in June, helped by extra sales days

July 2, 2015 12:05 CET
New-car registrations in Germany increased 13 percent in June, helped by two extra sales days and a growing economy.

VW worker killed by robot in Germany

July 2, 2015 11:39 CET
Volkswagen said a contractor was crushed to death by a robot at its German components factory in Kassel.

BMW begins road tests of fuel cell car developed with Toyota

July 2, 2015 12:45 CET
BMW will test a vehicle powered by hydrogen fuel cells -- developed with Toyota -- for the first time on public roads this month as the German...

Greek exit from euro could bring stability, German auto lobby group says

July 1, 2015 09:54 CET
Germany's auto industry lobby group, the VDA, believes a Greek exit from the eurozone may be necessary despite the setback this may bring for...

Toyota's top female executive, Hamp, steps down after arrest in Japan

July 1, 2015 10:34 CET
Toyota said Julie Hamp, its first female managing officer, had resigned following her arrest last month on suspicion of illegally importing the...

French car sales rise 15% in June on extra working days

July 1, 2015 11:14 CET
French new-car sales increased 15 percent in June as two extra working days helped to lift registrations to the biggest monthly gain in four years.

Spanish new-car sales jump 24% as scrappage program boosts demand

July 1, 2015 12:31 CET
Spanish new-car sales rose 24 percent in June as a government-backed subsidy scheme continued to boost demand.

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