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Jim Hackett Replaces Mark Fields As Ford CEO In Management Shakeup

Ford's Mark Fields has been replaced by 62 year-old Jim Hackett as the carmaker's global CEO.  As part of a company shakeup, F...

GM Reduces Global Grasp - Chevrolet To Leave Indian And South African Markets

General Motors has announced its latest restructuring plans, revealing an ever-shrinking presence on international markets with plans to remove the...

GM To Switch To Sustainably Sourced Tyres

General Motors has announced an industry-first move to switch to sustainably sourced tyres on its new vehicles as part of an environmental and huma...

Ford To Cut Global Workforce By 10% Following Share Price Slump

In an effort to trim operating costs, Ford is poised to start a workforce cutback around the world as part of a targeted US$3 billion (A$4.04 ...

Mitsubishi Moves Into Indonesia - Kia Moves Into India

A pair of Asia’s carmakers has this week announced they’ll be spreading their automotive wings with two new plants in two new markets.

Fiat Chrysler CEO Admits Jeep And Ram Strong Enough To Stand Alone - But Won’t

Outspoken Fiat Chrysler CEO, Sergio Marchionne, has once again shown his hand, revealing that the company’s Jeep and Ram brands are stro...

Ducati Up For Grabs As Volkswagen Looks To Trim Costs: Report

The Volkswagen Group is investigating the possible sale of its motorcycle arm, Ducati, just five years after having assumed control of the Italian ...

Porsche And Audi Join Forces In An Attempt To Cut R&D Costs

Under the greater Volkswagen Group umbrella Porsche and Audi have announced that the two brands will combine their research and development teams i...

New Managing Director Appointed at Infiniti Australia

Infiniti Australia has announced that current managing director Jean-Philippe Roux has taken a new position in Europe, handing the corner offi...

Official - Groupe PSA Snaps Up Opel And Vauxhall - Holden Supply Included

Holden's future supply deal from European sibling Opel has been assured, for now, despite the former General Motors arm for Euro markets now fa...

Honda Creates New ‘Mobility And Autonomy’ R&D Division

Honda’s research and development program is set to be restructured and is headlined by a new R&D division tasked with exploring the areas...

Geely And Groupe PSA To Enter Bidding War For Strategic Partnership With Proton And Lotus

Malaysia's Proton Holdings, manufacturer of Proton and Lotus automobiles, looks set to enter a strategic partnership with Volvo’s parent ...

Holden - European Future Under A Cloud As PSA Peugeot Citroen Looks To Acquire Opel And Vauxhall

Holden parent company General Motors is locked in high-level negotiations over the sale of its European operations, including the Opel and Vauxhall...

Former Skoda Design Chief Heads To BMW

Jozef Kaban, previously exterior design chief at Skoda, has joined BMW.

Fiat Chrysler Considering Sale Of Alfa Romeo And Maserati Brands: Report

Suggestions of a possible sale of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles’ (FCA) prestige Alfa Romeo and Maserati brands have emerged in the wake of downwa...

Volkswagen Turns To Video Game Experts In New Recruitment Push

The Volkswagen Group is set to expand its strengths in artificial intelligence, data, and connectivity with a recruitment drive to add 10...

Ford Australia Announces Boosted $450M R&D Budget For 2017

Ford Australia has opened its new Asia Pacific Product Development Centre, with global president and CEO, Mark Fields, using the occasion to announ...

Toyota Offers Powertrain Technology To Other Auto Makers

Toyota doesn’t enter into too many technology sharing arrangements but that may soon change with the Japanese giant telling reporters la...

Aston Martin Finalises Purchase Of Future DBX SUV Factory

As Aston Martin prepares for the introduction of what could be its most controversial new model yet, the British sportscar maker has announced...

Genesis Enlists Ex-Bugatti Designer As Chief Designer

Though it may only be a relative newcomer in the prestige field Genesis, Hyundai’s luxury arm, is already hard at work establishing itself wi...

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Ford On-The-Go H2O

Ford On-The-Go H2O POSTED FRI, 23 SEP, 2016

2015 Ford Falcon XR8 - 'Keeping It Under Wraps'

2015 Ford Falcon XR8 - POSTED TUE, 22 JUL, 2014

Toyota Australia - Max Yasuda And Akio Toyoda Announce Closure

Toyota Australia - Max Yasuda And Akio Toyoda Announce Closure POSTED FRI, 27 JUN, 2014

McLaren Production Centre - David Cameron Visit

McLaren Production Centre - David Cameron Visit POSTED TUE, 22 NOV, 2011

McLaren Automotive Production Centre Launched

McLaren Automotive Production Centre Launched POSTED TUE, 22 NOV, 2011