Renault has unveiled a new petrol engine, developed in tandem with Daimler and alliance partner Nissan.
The new 1.3-litre turbocharged four-cylinder petrol mill will debut in the Scenic and Grand Scenic in Europe, with three separate trim levels offered: Energy TCe 115, Energy TCe 140 and Energy TCe 160.
Oliver Schmidt, a former Volkswagen executive, has been sentenced to seven years jail for his role in the Dieselgate emissions cheating scheme.
Schmidt agreed to a plea deal in October this year, and was officially given the maximum penalty this week: a seven year jail term and a US$400,000 ($525,000) fine. At his sentencing hearing in Detroit, his lawyers had argued for a more lenient punishment.
The Chevrolet Silverado full-size ute will become an official member of the Holden/HSV stable in the second quarter of 2018.
HSV is converting the renowned American ‘truck’ to right-hand drive, along with the Camaro muscle car, as part of a new partnership with Holden.
The design and engineering outfit is reinventing itself after 30 years focused predominantly on creating hotter versions of the home-grown Commodore.
Fiat Chrysler is discussing with Hyundai regarding hydrogen fuel-cell technologies and vehicle transmissions.
Fiat Chrysler CEO, Sergio Marchionne, spilt the beans to Bloomberg while speaking to media at the launch of Alfa Romeo's return to Formula One.
Marchionne highlighted the "potential of a technical partnership with Hyundai" to develop transmissions and hydrogen technology. Hyundai already supplies Fiat Chrysler with some components and transmissions.
New vehicle sales grew 2.5 per cent in November compared to the same month in 2016, keeping the market on track for an all-time annual record — eclipsing last year’s high-water mark.
Year-to-date (YTD), the Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries has recorded 1,086,296 sales of new cars, SUV and commercials. The magic million has once again been achieved.