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Check out the ANE monthly magazine for November

Nov. 5, 2018 06:01 CET
The latest issue of the Automotive News Europe monthly magazine is ready to view. The new edition looks at why electrification is emerging as a viable option for light commercial vehicles, helped by a big push from European and local pollution regulations.

A casino, an Aston Martin and a broken bond?

12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 3, 2018
A gambler who refused to give up her claim to a car she says she won at a casino is suing the dealership for fraud.

ANE's November issue goes live on Monday

Nov. 2, 2018 06:01 CET
The latest issue of the Automotive News Europe monthly magazine goes live on Monday. The new edition looks at why electrification is emerging as a viable option for light commercial vehicles, helped by a big push from European and local pollution regulations.

VIDEO: First Shift: Tesla board urged to go beyond SEC sanctions

8:00 am U.S. ET | Nov. 1, 2018
Investors urge Tesla board to go beyond SEC sanctions; Volvo, Baidu to develop autonomous EVs; Hyundai, Kia go solar; Aston exec's tip for women: Don't be afraid to apply.

Aston Martin considers flying in components, changing ports to handle Brexit delays

Oct. 22, 2018 16:20 CET
Aston Martin is considering flying in components and moving more parts through ports other than Dover if there is any border friction after Britain leaves the EU.

Who's the Vanquish mystery buyer?

12:01 am U.S. ET | Oct. 22, 2018
So who bought the tooling and design drawings for Aston Martin's outgoing Vanquish sports car?

Aston Martin skids on market debut

Oct. 3, 2018 12:05 CET
Shares in Aston Martin fell as much as 6.5 percent during its market debut in London on Wednesday after investors and analysts raised concerns that the supercar maker may find it hard to deliver on an ambitious rollout of new models.

Aston Martin throttles back price range ahead of IPO

Oct. 2, 2018 08:04 CET
Aston Martin pared back its supercharged stock-market ambitions ahead of a planned initial public offering this week, lowering the top end of its targeted range by about 11 percent.

Aston Martin predicts DBX will become best-seller

12:01 am U.S. ET | Oct. 1, 2018
Aston Martin Lagonda predicts in its initial public offering prospectus that the DBX crossover will become the best-selling Aston after its launch next year.

NICK GIBBS

Aston faces the downside of growing up

12:01 am U.S. ET | Oct. 1, 2018
Aston Martin's expectation that it will double production to beyond 10,000 by 2021 means NHTSA will no longer classify it as a small-volume manufacturer -- at which point penalties will occur for missing corporate average fuel economy targets.

Aston Martin says stock market debut fully subscribed

Oct. 1, 2018 10:51 CET
Aston Martin said its stock market share offer had been fully subscribed after it tightened and slightly lowered its price range to between 18.50 pounds ($24.11) and 20 pounds per share.

How Aston Martin will make its EV growl

12:01 am U.S. ET | Sept. 24, 2018
Aston Martin plans to convert the Rapide to a limited-edition electric vehicle so the company can learn how to deliver EVs to customers addicted to its trademark gasoline growl.

Aston Martin preps for SUV, electrification

12:01 am U.S. ET | Sept. 24, 2018
Aston Martin has an influx of redesigns and fresh product on the horizon, ranging from a hypercar to the brand's first SUV.

Aston Martin will expand hypercar lineup

Sept. 20, 2018 16:56 CET
Aston Martin plans to expand its hypercar lineup with a coupe code-named the 003. Sales of the 003 will be limited to 500 units and its price is expected to be below that of its sister model, the Valkyrie, which start at $3.16 million.

Aston Martin plans October IPO worth up to $6.7 billion

Sept. 20, 2018 10:55 CET
Aston Martin says it is seeking a valuation of up to 5.07 billion pounds ($6.7 billion) from a stock market flotation in October. The automaker will publish a prospectus on Thursday and hopes to announce its final pricing at the beginning of next month, ahead of an IPO on or around Oct. 8.

Aston Martin joins Jaguar in calling out Brexit risk to industry

Sept. 16, 2018 06:01 CET
Aston Martin CEO Andy Palmer said that Brexit is "a disaster for the industry on both sides of the Channel if there is no negotiated exit."

Aston Martin's new UK factory will be EV hub

Sept. 11, 2018 15:05 CET
Aston Martin says its new UK factory will build the Rapide E electric sports car and Lagonda EVs.

Aston Martin names Penny Hughes chairman ahead of London listing

Sept. 10, 2018 10:02 CET
Aston Martin is moving ahead with a plan to list shares in London, naming Penny Hughes as chairman in a break from its tradition of an all-male board.

NICK GIBBS

Why Aston Martin's CEO expects automaker to be more profitable than Ferrari

4:40 am U.S. ET | Sept. 10, 2018
As Aston Martin plans its London IPO, CEO Andy Palmer believes the company will be more profitable than Ferrari. But the automaker does not have Ferrari's revenue streams such as a Formula One team, engine sales, and huge product leverage through sponsorship activities.

VIDEO: First Shift: Ford: Won't build Focus Active in U.S., despite Trump tweet

8:00 am U.S. ET | Sept. 10, 2018
Ford: Won't build Focus Active in U.S., despite Trump tweet; Volvo delays IPO, Aston proceeds; Subaru Ascent ads; Mercedes GLE tease; M-B's slow EV rollout.

Aston Martin aims to get more women in boardroom and showroom

7:33 am U.S. ET | Sept. 5, 2018
Aston Martin, maker of sports cars for James Bond, is racing to add a woman to its board ahead of a London IPO.

ANE's September issue goes live on Monday

Aug. 31, 2018 06:01 CET
The latest issue of the Automotive News Europe monthly magazine goes live on Monday. The new edition examines why flying taxis are no longer a fantasy in Europe.

VIDEO: First Shift: U.S.-Mexico deal opens door to tariffs - report

8:00 am U.S. ET | Aug. 29, 2018
U.S.-Mexico deal opens door to tariffs; Aston lays IPO groundwork; Mahindra hits back at FCA; Help for Hyundai in China? Kia vs. Lincoln: Blurry line between mass-market, luxury.

Aston Martin CEO hopes to complete IPO by end of the year

Aug. 29, 2018 09:08 CET
Aston Martin CEO Andy Palmer says he intends to float the company by the end of the year, completing a turnaround after new models and a sales surge helped the brand to return to profitability following chronic losses.

Aston Martin will re-create James Bond's DB5 for $3.5 million with spy gadgets included

Aug. 21, 2018 10:04 CET
Aston Martin will build 25 limited-edition DB5s, the car driven by James Bond in movies including Goldfinger. The cars will have gadgets from the movie's vehicle, such as rotating license plates.

 
Why horsepower needs to be retired

Christiaan Hetzner
12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 7 2018

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With the mass-market introduction of electric vehicles it is time to think less of horsepower and mo ...
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VW distances itself from IPO speculation

Christiaan Hetzner
6:07 am U.S. ET | Oct. 31 2018

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VW has backed away from recent speculation sparked by its Porsche brand that the group might spin-of ...
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Daimler loses complicated, costly refrigerant battle

Christiaan Hetzner
3:00 pm U.S. ET | Oct. 19 2018

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Daimler's profit warning, its second this year, brought back an old issue many might have forgotten: ...
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Why Porsche's CFO calls Germany's digital infrastructure a 'catastrophe'

Christiaan Hetzner
12:01 am U.S. ET | Oct. 19 2018

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Porsche's CFO and IT boss says that Germany's digital infrastructure "is an absolute catastrophe" th ...
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Will Jaguar go EV-only?

Jay Ramey
12:01 am U.S. ET | Oct. 17 2018

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Under a strategy being considered by company leaders, the British luxury marque would replace its conventional vehicles with battery-electric models over the next five to... ...
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German automakers' opposition to CO2 goal may backfire

Christiaan Hetzner
4:03 am U.S. ET | Oct. 11 2018

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German-led efforts to water down calls for a 40 percent cut in new-car CO2 emissions by 2030 may hav ...
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Daimler should consider Porsche exec as next finance chief

Christiaan Hetzner
8:29 am U.S. ET | Oct. 9 2018

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Lutz Meschke, Porsche's finance chief has done a remarkable job at the automaker, ensuring double-di ...
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How women are tackling the industry's glass ceiling

Peter Sigal
7:28 am U.S. ET | Oct. 5 2018

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To say that the automotive industry is male-dominated is an understatement. ...
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Why China is by far the world's largest market for full-electric cars

Luca Ciferri
12:01 am U.S. ET | Oct. 5 2018

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China is the largest market for EVs in the world after finding the simple formula for success: Combi ...
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Why Russia's Rolls rival fails to impress

Nick Gibbs
12:01 am U.S. ET | Sept. 28 2018

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Russia's luxury Aurus brand aspires to rival Bentley and Rolls-Royce, not just in Russia but in Euro ...
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