New cars

The UK Net Zero Strategy: what the car industry thinks

Industry welcomes clarity provided by zero-emission mandates and net decarbonisation goals but warns investment and regulation will be needed

19 October 2021
The UK Net Zero Strategy: what the car industry thinks
Environment and energy

UK Net Zero Strategy includes new zero-emission vehicle mandate

New rules will require car firms to sell increasing percentage of zero-emission vehicles from 2024 onwards

19 October 2021
UK Net Zero Strategy includes new zero-emission vehicle mandate
Tech, development and manufacturing

Stellantis partners with LG for new EV battery factory in US

Factory will have annual capacity of 40GWh, supplying assembly plants throughout the US, Canada and Mexico

18 October 2021
Stellantis partners with LG for new EV battery factory in US
New cars

New Ineos Grenadier FCEV to use Hyundai's hydrogen technology

FCEV version of Defender-inspired off-roader will begin testing in 2022

18 October 2021
New Ineos Grenadier FCEV to use Hyundai's hydrogen technology
Industry news

Confirmed: Ford to build EV drive units at Halewood factory

Blue Oval's electrification strategy sees it make a £200m-plus investment in the future of its UK factory

18 October 2021
Confirmed: Ford to build EV drive units at Halewood factory
Tech, development and manufacturing

How recovery firms are adapting to the rise of EVs

Electric cars pose unique challenges for breakdown companies. Are they prepared?

18 October 2021
How recovery firms are adapting to the rise of EVs
Tech, development and manufacturing

Semiconductor crisis: latest updates as chip shortage cripples industry

Production slowly improves, with some firms believing the worst is over

15 October 2021
Semiconductor crisis: latest updates as chip shortage cripples industry
Finance and corporate

Frank van Meel returns as BMW M division boss

Performance division's former chairman returns as Markus Flasch heads to Rolls-Royce

14 October 2021
Frank van Meel returns as BMW M division boss
Finance and corporate

McLaren Applied appoints Nick Fry as chairman

Former Mercedes F1 CEO joins with immediate effect two months after division was sold to Greybull Capital

14 October 2021
McLaren Applied appoints Nick Fry as chairman
Tech, development and manufacturing

Volvo Group launches first vehicle made from fossil-free steel

Green steel initiative unveiled in collaboration with SSAB, as agreement with Ovako reached to use excess hydrogen

13 October 2021
Volvo Group launches first vehicle made from fossil-free steel

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