JLR nears verdict on eastern Europe plant

Carmaker eyes Poland, Slovakia, the Czech Republic and Hungary

Europcar to float in Paris

Car hire group seeking to raise €475m in bid to reduce debt

Renault targets India’s small-car market

French carmaker launches locally made Kwid hatchback

Takata to recall up to 34m vehicles

Agreement with US regulators over safety problems with airbags

KNUTSFORD, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 16: Traffic moves along on the M6 motorway near Knutsford, Cheshire as commuters head for home on December 16, 2011 in Knutsford, England. Many people across the UK are heading home for the festive season and emergency services are urging people to drink sensibly during the party season. Emergency services are expecting two 'mad fridays' this year as Christmas Day falls on a Sunday. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)
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Diesel pollution claims to be road-tested

EU plans ‘real-world’ checks for exhaust emissions

TEHRAN, IRAN - APRIL 20: A view of un assembled French Peugeot 206 car at the Iran Khodro auto plant in Tehran, Iran, Wednesday, April 20, 2011. (Photo by Maryam Rahmanian for The Washington Post via Getty Images)

European groups rev up on road to Iran

Carmakers and energy companies are among those looking forward to post-sanction spoils

Chinese noodles

The lessons of China’s noodle cartel

Foreign groups should note how Beijing dealt with local collusion

European car sales continue to rise

Manufacturers report 20 consecutive months of growth

Fiat Chrysler faces hearing over recalls

Regulator’s move could lead to ruling that carmaker broke the law

Ghosn content with Renault-Nissan alliance

Nissan chief dismisses calls to change capital structure of tie-up

Week in Review, May 16

Airbus crash inquiry; car recalls, Bombardier and cancer drugs also in the news

Brazil: Oily mess

A multi-billion dollar bribery scandal at Petrobras has shaken the ruling Workers’ party and former president Lula da Silva

Honda joins peers in fresh vehicle recall

Top three Japanese groups recall another 11.5m cars with more than 30m vehicles now affected

Nissan pledges to ramp up Japan output

Carmaker’s profits leap on weak yen and record US sales

Productivity evangelist eyes £300bn prize

John Neill believes ‘Unipart Way’ can help UK business compete

Toyota adds 5m vehicles to airbag recall

Takata woes deepen as carmaker expands number of checks

Royal Enfield revving up quarterly sales

Heritage brand drives profits at India’s Eicher Motors

State lifts Air France stake to win vote

Paris wants to ensure new shareholder rights are adopted

Toyota drives towards record profit

World’s largest carmaker propelled by robust US sales and cost cuts

UK has best April car sales for decade

Strong market fuelled by cheap credit and strong confidence


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