The production model will have the dual headlights that the C4 Picasso introduced and the show car’s uncluttered interior, with most of the passenger-compartment buttons and switches replaced by a large touchscreen....More
While the revision of the 1.4L and 1.6L diesels is not specifically covered by the 2010 agreement with Ford, PSA is installing capacity for 640,000 engines at Douvrin in 2017 and will have another 640,000 in its own engine plant in Tremary in 2018....More
“There is a shift from car ownership to transportation services, integrated mobility, car-sharing, car-pooling and car-Web integration,” says advisor Peter Fuss of the Ernst & Young consultancy....More
Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan say the new tariff is meant to protect local auto makers against losses associated with significant increases of imports from the EU and in particular Germany, Italy and Turkey, in recent years....More
Researcher Elisabeth Gouvernal says about 35% of 18- and 19-year-olds had drivers’ licenses in 1983, but in 2010 only 19% did. Of all segments of the population, only retirees are driving more now than earlier generations did....More
Renault is trying to fill its French factories again, after recently moving some production to other markets, while PSA tries to persuade the European Union that it has not received non-competitive help from France in the form of a E7 billion loan guarantee....More
The “Wild Ruby” DS concept will be the star of the Citroen stand at the Shanghai auto show next week. The brand is tying itself to the tradition of French luxury, saying the SUV was “conceived in Paris, capital of fashion and jewelry.”...More
Some suppliers are investing in additional facilities because they are confident current production levels will be sustained and because they have exhausted most of their avenues to stretch available...
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