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Reinvented Renault 5 is due in 2024
Tech, development and manufacturing

Renault, Nissan and Mitsubishi outline £19bn EV plan

Alliance will sell 35 pure-electric cars on five new platforms by 2030

27 January 2022
Renault, Nissan and Mitsubishi outline £19bn EV plan
Tech, development and manufacturing

Citroen ends C1 city car production after 17 years

Some 1.2 million examples of the baby hatchback have been sold since its launch in 2005

27 January 2022
Citroen ends C1 city car production after 17 years
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Ola CEO Bhavish Aggarwal recently previewed an electric car on social media
Tech, development and manufacturing

Indian firm Ola Electric to open engineering and design centre in UK

Fledgling mobility firm will develop both two and four-wheeled vehicles at the Coventry site

27 January 2022
Indian firm Ola Electric to open engineering and design centre in UK
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Nissan's UK output was second only to Jaguar Land Rover in 2021
Tech, development and manufacturing

SMMT forecasts UK car production recovery after "dismal" 2021

Chip and staff shortages made output drop to lowest level since 1956, but situation looks set to improve in 2022

27 January 2022
SMMT forecasts UK car production recovery after "dismal" 2021
Tech, development and manufacturing

Tesla profits and deliveries soar in 2021 despite chip crisis

American EV manufacturer plans to substantially ramp up global production off the back of record year

26 January 2022
Tesla profits and deliveries soar in 2021 despite chip crisis
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Williams will supply motorsport-derived battery technology to industrial giant Fortescue
Tech, development and manufacturing

Metals giant buys Williams Advanced Engineering for £164m

Fortescue Metals acquires British technology firm in order to futureproof its fleet of trucks and trains

24 January 2022
Metals giant buys Williams Advanced Engineering for £164m
Tech, development and manufacturing

RAC adds Renault Zoe to patrol van fleet

Breakdown service company will trial small EV in both rural and urban settings

24 January 2022
RAC adds Renault Zoe to patrol van fleet
Tech, development and manufacturing

Business briefing: British hydrogen car maker reveals new roadmap

Riversimple CEO Hugo Spowers on why he feels the tiny fuel cell car could change how we view hydrogen vehicles

21 January 2022
Business briefing: British hydrogen car maker reveals new roadmap
Tech, development and manufacturing

Britishvolt secures £1.7 billion in funding for UK Gigaplant

Significant investment has come from private companies, with additional resource from the UK government

21 January 2022
Britishvolt secures £1.7 billion in funding for UK Gigaplant
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The electric Fiat 500 will be one of the cars within Stellantis to benefit from over-the-air updates
Tech, development and manufacturing

Will Apple's over-the-air business model work in cars?

Car makers are looking to maximise revenue from software updates. Will they be the golden ticket?

20 January 2022
Will Apple's over-the-air business model work in cars?

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