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PSA Announces EV Joint Venture With Dongfeng, All-Electric Small Cars Due In 2019

THU, 12 MAY, 2016

French group PSA, parent company of Peugeot and Citroen, has announced it will team up with Chinese automaker Dongfeng to develop a new &ldquo...

GM Aiming To Cut Platforms, Increase Lifespans To Cut Investment Costs

MON, 1 FEB, 2016

Searching for ways to reduce engineering and model development costs over the next generation of vehicles, General Motors is proposi...

Rolls Royce Begins Testing Next Generation Aluminium Space Frame Architecture

WED, 6 JAN, 2016

It’s no secret that a new generation of Rolls-Royce products is on its way, with the luxury automaker already admitting that work is underway...

Volvo Announces CMA Architecture For Future Small Cars

FRI, 16 OCT, 2015

Volvo has confirmed its future small car offerings will be built on a unique-to-Volvo scalable platform dubbed the Compact Modular Achitecture...

Cadillac CT6: A Preview To Four New Platforms

TUE, 31 MAR, 2015

Cadillac’s big new CT6 flagship will lend itself to at least four new platforms for the carmaker, according to reports out of the US.  ...

Renault-Nissan Announces New CMF Platform For Future Models

THU, 20 JUN, 2013

The Renault-Nissan Alliance has announced details of its new Common Module Family (CMF) concept, a modular architecture which the Alliance says wil...

Ford To Reduce Number Of Global Platforms To Nine By 2014

FRI, 13 JAN, 2012

Ford has announced that it will accelerate the culling of its global platforms, with only nine platforms to remain in its corporate catalogue by...

2013 Mazda6, Mazda3 To Be Built On CX-5 Architecture

FRI, 16 DEC, 2011

Mazda's next generation midsize sedan and small sedan/hatch will be built atop the recently-unveiled CX-5 crossover's architecture. ...

BMW-PSA Platform Sharing Agreement Under Consideration: Report

THU, 6 AUG, 2009

BMW AND PSA PEUGEOT-CITROEN are reportedly considering moving beyond powertrain sharing and partnering up on entire platforms. BMW CEO Norbert Rei...

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