Monday, March 19, 2018
Skoda expects Citigo EV to counter risk of CO2 emissions fines http://ift.tt/2tWLdyi will launch a full-electric version of its Citigo minicar after its push into the hot-selling SUV market put the automaker at risk of fines for missing EU CO2 emissions reduction targets.
Why Lotus CEO expects record-breaking results from 3 new models http://ift.tt/2FLhaPR has reason to be optimistic after Geely took a majority stake in the niche UK automaker last year.
Mercedes mapping out subscription program for U.S. http://ift.tt/2GGSwNk is testing a subscription service #8212; called Mercedes me Flexperience #8212; at the brand's two largest dealership groups in Germany.
Friday, March 16, 2018
Porsche will expand Mission E lineup as electrification push speeds up http://ift.tt/2Iro5LH confirmed it will build more variants of its Mission E full-electric sedan, including one based on the recently unveiled Mission E Cross Turismo design, as the brand readies for a seismic industry shift to battery-powered models.
UK financial watchdog probes car finance growth http://ift.tt/2pgSgNJ financial watchdog is investigating whether companies are properly assessing risks after dealership car finance grew at an average rate of 20 percent a year since 2012.
UK financial watchdog is examining whether car-buyers are properly assessed for credit http://ift.tt/2HF0PbZ financial watchdog is investigating if companies are properly assessing whether customers can afford to buy the car they are offered on credit.