June 03, 2015

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles announces senior management changes

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles UK Ltd has announced a major restructuring of its senior management team. Newly-appointed Deputy Managing Director Karl Howkins will head up a simpler structure, with two Country Directors managing the Fiat/Abarth, and Jeep/Alfa Romeo

Volvo Cars reports global retail sales of 39,919 cars in May '15

Volvo Cars reports a May retail sales result of 39,919 cars with continued growth in Western Europe and the first new XC90 cars starting to reach customers. More than 36,000 pre-orders have been placed for the Volvo XC90 so far.

Western European sales grew by 8.6 per

June 02, 2015

New Chairman and Managing Director appointed for Ford of Britain

Andy Barratt has been appointed Chairman and Managing Director, Ford of Britain, from July 1, 2015, succeeding Mark Ovenden who has been appointed President and CEO, Ford Sollers, the joint-venture of Ford Motor Company and JSC Sollers in Russia.

Andy Barratt

Tata Motors launches new Safari Storme starting @ Rs. 9.99 lakh

Tata Motors announced the launch of the new Safari Storme, loaded with new performance and connectivity features - of DriveNext and ConnectNext, based on the company's customer focused Horizonext strategy.

"As India's first SUV - the Tata Safari

Bentley Motors announce the opening of its third dealership in Moscow

Bentley Motors has announced the opening of its third dealership in the country's fast-growing capital, Moscow. The new dealership occupies a premium location on Volgogradskiy Prospekt 41.

Bentley Moscow-Volgogradskiy, a partnership with automotive retail

Seat UK appoints Jason Coleman as new National Fleet Sales Manager

Seat has appointed Jason Coleman as National Fleet Sales Manager, stepping up from his former role as Area Sales Manager.

Jason's promotion is expected to help drive Seat fleet sales forward, specifically targeting growth in medium to large fleets which helped

TomTom launches the Trucker 6000 navigation device

TomTom introduced the all-new TomTom Trucker 6000, a portable navigation device specifically designed for people who drive large vehicles for a living. The TomTom Trucker ensures that drivers are on the right road because it includes customised routes

GM invests US$ 119-million in Michigan Components Plant, creates approximately 300 new jobs

General Motors (GM) announced that it will invest US$ 119-million in tools and equipment to support production of future vehicle components at its Grand Rapids Operations, creating approximately 300 future jobs.

The plant currently has approximately 500 employees on three

Hyundai Motors reveals name of the new global SUV - 'Creta'

Hyundai Motor India Ltd. announced the name of its new SUV - 'CRETA'. The global roll-out of this new model will start in the second half of 2015 in India, followed soon after with sales in world markets.

'Hyundai Creta' will be an influential global model for the Hyundai Motor brand

Mitsubishi Motors opens its new dealership in Northampton, UK

Westaway Motors has opened the doors to its Mitsubishi dealership at the company's site in Boughton Green Road, Moulton Park.

The large dealership, which is situated in a prominent position on Boughton Green Road, also has an after sales department with

June 01, 2015

Mercedes-Benz Vans appoints new Network Operations Manager

Sarah Palfreyman has been promoted to the role of Network Operations Manager at Mercedes-Benz Vans, replacing Angela Joyes, who is pursuing her career outside of Mercedes-Benz UK.

In her new role, Sarah is responsible for network strategy, business

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