Thursday, August 17, 2017
BMW, Daimler in car-sharing merger talks, Sixt CEO hints http://ift.tt/2uLjvVt and BMW may be in talks to combine their car-sharing services Car2Go and DriveNow, Sixt CEO Erich Sixt, whose company owns part of DriveNow, hinted.
Germany's Merkel reaffirms her million EV pledge http://ift.tt/2wcZqaC Angela Merkel vowed to speed up Germany's transition to electric vehicles, saying that efforts would need to be increased if a target of having a million such cars on the roads by 2020 were to be met.
Wednesday, August 16, 2017
Hyundai highlights sedan for India market http://ift.tt/2i6qxOA the latest new video to join our viral video charts, Hyundai shows off the Verna sedan for the Indian market. The subcompact sedan is sold as the Accent in the United States.
Hyundai counts on SUV push to pass Toyota in Europe http://ift.tt/2x3heS6 will double the number of SUVs it offers in Europe to four by 2019 and is expected to boost its crossover lineup even further by 2021, which is when it aims to pass Toyota and Nissan to become the region's top-selling Asian brand.
UK dealer Lookers lowers British market outlook on Brexit http://ift.tt/2x3tIt5 Bruce, the CEO of Lookers, one of the UK's biggest car dealerships, says he now expects the British new car market to shrink by 3 percent this year, downgrading his outlook due to Brexit and political uncertainty.