The Kia Cee’d Sportswagon estate goes on sale today, introducing a new name which Kia says captures the car’s sporty and modern character. The Sportswagon, aimed mainly at business users, will be sold with turbodiesel engines only.
Peugeot’s Partner range is expanding to include an all-electric version. A 67bhp electric motor will take the Partner Electric 105 miles on a full charge, which will make the Peugeot the longest-ranged van in the segment when it goes on sale in the second quarter of 2013.
Audi has announced a 13 per cent rise in eight-month sales figures. A 28 per cent gain in unit sales in the United States has been a contributing factor in the company’s best-ever July figures.