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AUTO NEWS: China auto sales set to grow in '21, trade group predicts

  • Date: 18-01-21
  • Category: AUTO NEWS
  • Source: Auto News

The world's biggest auto market is set to resume growing after a three-year slide capped by the pandemic.

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AUTO NEWS: Stellantis shares rise in first day of trading after FCA-PSA merger

  • Date: 18-01-21
  • Category: AUTO NEWS
  • Source: Auto News

Stellantis Chairman John Elkann symbolically rings a bell as shares in the merger between Fiat Chrysler and PSA began being traded at the Italian stock exchange in this still image taken from a video in Milan Jan. 18, 2021.

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AUTO NEWS: The global auto industry eagerly moves past 2020, but there will be a lasting impact

  • Date: 08-01-21
  • Category: AUTO NEWS
  • Source: LMC Automotive

2021 could not have come soon enough as we all looked to move past 2020 and the grip of a global pandemic. A new definition of disruption emerged last year with the spread of COVID-19 around the world, forcing significant challenges to society. And the automotive industry was no exception.

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AUTO NEWS: China to give fossil-fuel vehicles more time while promoting EVs

  • Date: 16-09-20
  • Category: AUTO NEWS
  • Source: Auto News

China is poised to give fossil-fuel vehicles more time to co-exist with electric vehicles, moving away from considerations to have a deadline for a ban on conventional automobiles.

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AUTO NEWS: Automakers lament no targeted aid in UK bailout

  • Date: 09-07-20
  • Category: AUTO NEWS
  • Source: Auto News

LONDON -- The UK's failure to set out specific support for automakers in its 30 billion-pound ($37.6 billion) package to help the economy get through the coronavirus has left the sector feeling vulnerable.

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AUTO NEWS: The end of the road? An overview of combustion-engine car phase-out announcements across Europe

  • Date: 10-05-20
  • Category: AUTO NEWS
  • Source: ICCT

An increasing number of local and national governments are signaling their intention to phase out combustion engine-powered vehicles. Almost half a dozen countries in Europe have set combustion-engine passenger car phase-out targets and dates in national strategies, plans, and programs, or have drafted or adopted such laws to mitigate climate change. In addition to national commitments, almost 30 cities have made plans or have pledged to prohibit combustion-engine cars in urban centers or entire

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AUTO NEWS: 25 actions for a successful restart of the EU's automotive sector

  • Date: 05-05-20
  • Category: AUTO NEWS
  • Source: CLEPA

Covid-19 is having a major impact on the economy with retail and manufacturing activity at a deep low and concerns mounting on consumer sentiment. The European automotive sector is hit particularly hard. Most activities in the sector were stopped for several weeks, which is an unprecedented situation. Many actors in the sector are under great economic stress and in need of government support.

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AUTO NEWS: PSA seeks to avoid state aid to keep FCA merger on track

  • Date: 21-04-20
  • Category: AUTO NEWS
  • Source: Auto News

PARIS — PSA Group hopes to avoid tapping French government loans, which could complicate its pending merger with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, the automaker said.

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