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Iran accord sparks race to Tehran as automakers target deals

Nov. 27, 2013 06:01 CET
Organizers say an Iranian auto industry conference scheduled for next weekend is attracting a lot of attention after last weekend's Geneva agreement to ease trade restrictions on Iran.... Read More »

 

Iran accord sparks race to Tehran as automakers target deals

11:51 am U.S. ET | Nov. 26, 2013
Sasan Ghorbani says the Iranian auto industry conference he's organizing in Tehran next weekend is suddenly a hotter ticket than he'd expected. Visas will be made available upon arrival to meet a surge in demand after the last weekend's Geneva agreement to ease trade restrictions on Iran, said Ghorbani, head of the Islamic Republic's auto-parts manufacturers association.... Read More »

 

PSA CEO succession seen as key to completing Dongfeng alliance deal

4:30 am U.S. ET | Nov. 26, 2013
PSA's move to name former Renault No. 2 Carlos Tavares as its future CEO could help secure an alliance with Dongfeng Motor Corp., which may be the carmaker's last chance to end its reliance on Europe's slumping car market.... Read More »

 

PSA CEO succession seen as key to completing Dongfeng alliance deal

Nov. 26, 2013 10:30 CET
PSA's move to name former Renault No. 2 Carlos Tavares as its future CEO could help secure an alliance with Dongfeng Motor Corp., which may be the carmaker's last chance to end its reliance on Europe's slumping car market.... Read More »

 

Faurecia trims mid-term goals after acquisitions

Nov. 25, 2013 14:22 CET
Faurecia said that it has trimmed its mid-term sales and margin goals as it digests several acquisitions made over the past few years.... Read More »

 

Peugeot mulls Faurecia sale with Dongfeng tie-up, report says

Nov. 15, 2013 17:45 CET
French carmaker PSA Peugeot Citroen is preparing for a possible sale of its Faurecia components division to accompany a tie-up with China's Dongfeng Motor Group, several sources with knowledge of the situation told Reuters.... Read More »

 

Peugeot mulls Faurecia sale with Dongfeng tie-up, report says

11:45 am U.S. ET | Nov. 15, 2013
French carmaker PSA Peugeot Citroen is preparing for a possible sale of its Faurecia components division to accompany a tie-up with China's Dongfeng Motor Group, several sources with knowledge of the situation told Reuters.... Read More »

 

PSA-Mitsubishi cooperation unaffected by Renault tie-up

Nov. 7, 2013 10:58 CET
PSA said its industrial cooperation with Mitsubishi will be unaffected by the Japanese automaker's new tie-up with French rival Renault.... Read More »

 

AUTOMOTIVE NEWS EUROPE E-MAGAZINE

Peugeot CEO outlines plan to boost profit

Nov. 6, 2013 06:15 CET
Peugeot plans to boost profits by adding new high-end variants to its existing lineup, rather than developing new upscale model lines, its CEO says.... Read More »

 

ANE monthly e-magazine goes live Monday

Nov. 1, 2013 06:01 CET
The latest issue of the Automotive News Europe monthly e-magazine looks at a battle between Audi, BMW and Mercedes-Benz that goes beyond unit sales. The German automakers are constantly trying to out-engineer one another with their money-making high-performance subbrands.... Read More »

 

Toyota, PSA foresee output decline at joint Czech plant

Oct. 23, 2013 16:33 CET
Toyota and PSA are likely to build about 200,000 vehicles at their joint plant in the Czech Republic this year, down from 215,000 in 2012. The partners make the Toyota Aygo, Peugeot 107 and Citroen C1 minicars at the factory.... Read More »

 

BRUCE GAIN

Will PSA have a Chinese chairman?

12:01 am U.S. ET | Oct. 17, 2013
A split in the Peugeot family over whether to invest more money in PSA/Peugeot-Citroen has led to fears that the French automaker could have a Chinese chairman, a scenario described by one newspaper as 'sacrilege.'... Read More »

 

PSA forecasts fourth-quarter market share gain in Europe

Oct. 16, 2013 14:04 CET
PSA/Peugeot-Citroen forecasts a fourth-quarter market share increase in Europe as new models including the Peugeot 2008 crossover and Peugeot 308 hatchback help boost demand.... Read More »

 

GM-PSA setbacks set scene for Dongfeng deal push

Oct. 15, 2013 06:01 CET
General Motors scaled back cooperation with PSA months into their alliance and later turned down a government-backed merger, leaving China's Dongfeng as the French carmaker's last hope, sources said.... Read More »

 

GM-Peugeot setbacks set scene for Dongfeng deal push

2:10 pm U.S. ET | Oct. 14, 2013
GM scaled back cooperation with Peugeot months into their alliance and later turned down a government-backed merger, leaving China's Dongfeng as the French carmaker's last hope, people familiar with the matter told Reuters.... Read More »

 

GM 'not worried' about possible China stake in PSA, Girsky says

Sept. 28, 2013 06:01 CET
GM's partnership with PSA would survive even if China's Dongfeng Motor takes a stake in the French automaker, GM Vice Chairman Steve Girsky said.... Read More »

 

Possible China partner for Peugeot no worry for GM

3:38 pm U.S. ET | Sept. 27, 2013
General Motors, which has been seeking to fix its ailing European operations, believes a crucial partnership in France would survive even if the French partner ties up with China's Dongfeng Motor Group, GM Vice Chairman Steve Girsky said today.... Read More »

 

Opel seeks subcompact SUV lead with Mokka

Sept. 17, 2013 06:01 CET
Opel/Vauxhall says it hopes its Mokka subcompact SUV will rise to the top of Europe's fast-growing small SUV & crossover segment, but market watchers don't see it climbing that high.... Read More »

 

2013 Eurostar winner Alain Tranzer

Sept. 5, 2013 06:01 CET
The executives chosen as 2013 Automotive News Europe Eurostars achieved success by exceeding expectations. Alain Tranzer, Peugeot vice president of platform, modules and advanced vehicle project, is this year's Eurostar winner for Project Leader.... Read More »

 

PSA expects the new Peugeot 308 to help reduce its cash burn

Aug. 27, 2013 10:04 CET
PSA/Peugeot-Citroen said it may beat a goal of reducing cash consumption this year as new vehicles such as the 308 hatchback and 2008 crossover help the company boost prices.... Read More »

 

MARK RECHTIN

Is Tesla worth more than America's entire coal industry?

5:33 pm U.S. ET | Aug. 5, 2013
There was disbelief when Tesla Motors' market capitalization passed that of longtime automaker Peugeot, then that of Chrysler owner Fiat, then that of both Peugeot and Fiat combined.... Read More »

 

2013 FRANKFURT AUTO SHOW

Peugeot prices new 308 below the VW Golf

July 26, 2013 06:01 CET
Peugeot is pricing its new 308 compact below the European compact segment leader, the VW Golf. PSA/Peugeot-Citroen is counting on models such as the 308 to boost falling vehicle sales.... Read More »

 

Peugeot, GM study U.S. van programs, report says

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 15, 2013
General Motors may sell PSA Peugeot Citroen commercial vans in the United States.... Read More »

 

GM is focused on completing Peugeot programs, Girsky says

3:37 pm U.S. ET | July 12, 2013
General Motors Vice Chairman Steve Girsky reiterated that the automaker doesn’t plan to invest further in PSA Peugeot Citroen and called speculation about expanding ties between the automakers a distraction.... Read More »

 

Peugeot, GM study U.S. van program, report says

8:59 am U.S. ET | July 10, 2013
General Motors may sell PSA Peugeot Citroen commercial vans in the United States under plans being discussed to expand the carmakers' operational alliance, a French newspaper reported.... Read More »

 

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