Toyota To Invest £240m Upgrading UK Factory Making Auris And Avensis Models

Toyota is to invest £240m in upgrading its UK factory that makes the Auris and Avensis models. The Japanese carmaker says its investment in the Burnaston plant near Derby will allow production of vehicles using its new global manufacturing system. The factory currently employs about 2,500 people, while another 590 work at Toyota’s engine plant […]

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The Criminal Acts (VW diesel emissions scandal) Occurred In Both Germany And The United States – Manfred Doess

Volkswagen has pleaded guilty to three charges as part of a $4.3bn agreement with the US regulators over the diesel emissions scandal. The German car maker has pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit fraud, obstruction of justice and entry of goods by false statement. VW general counsel Manfred Doess told a court in Detroit that […]

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PSA Group, Maker Of Peugeot Cars, In Talks To Buy General Motors’ Loss-Making European Business Opel.

UK and German governments are seeking to safeguard jobs in the potential merger of the Vauxhall and Peugeot carmakers. Ministers have raised concerns after PSA Group, maker of Peugeot cars, said it was in talks to buy General Motors’ loss-making European business Opel. Business Secretary Greg Clark says he intends to make a “strong case” […]

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