Kia is preparing to close the eighth consecutive year of sales growth in Europe. This was stated by the head of Kia Europe, Michael Cole, at the Paris Motor Show.The Korean carmaker will close 2016 with an increase of over 12% compared with the previous year for a total of 433,000 units.Kia aims to increase its European volumes to 500 thousand...
During the press days in Paris, the brand manager, Mike Manley, announced that Jeep this year will boost its global sales to 1.45 million units thanks to the push of Renegade and Compass models.Jeep has already exceeded 1 million units in the first nine months. Also confirmed the target in 2018 to climb to about 2 million vehicles.
Nissan is ready to invest again in UK, and particularly at its historic plant in Sunderland, but it is trying to protect itself after the decision of British citizens to leave the European Union.According to the President, Carlos Ghosn, if between the effects of Brexit there were higher duties, the Japanese manufacturer might ask compensation to...
Chevrolet will unveil its Cruze hatchback for Brazil as a world premiere at the San Paolo International Motor Show, scheduled from 8 to 20 November.The car will be renamed Cruze Sport6 and it will be powered by a petrol turbo engine (even with ethanol supply) combined with the stop/start advanced technology.
Mitsubishi has announced that it will increase production capacity in the Philippines to almost 40,000 units a year to better respond to the growing demand in the emerging South-East Asian market.To support the 47% increase compared to current rates, the carmaker will hire other 500 employees in the Santa Rosa factory.
Jaguar is expected to unveil its first electric car at the Los Angeles Motor Show next November.One thing is certain, as noted by the head of Jaguar Land Rover, Ralf Speth: "The Paris International Motor Show will be the last motor show at which we will not be showing something electric."
Mercedes will invest heavily to build a plant in Thailand for the production of batteries for electric and plug-in hybrid models.Year to date, the Star has already sold in the Asian country 1,500 "green" units, of which 500 in August.Thailand is very receptive in this area thanks to the incentives.