News & ReviewsLast 7 days
CarAdvice

ds

  1. Home
  2. Tag
  3. ds
All PSA, FCA brands to survive merger – PSA CEO
News
11th Nov 2019
3 min read

All PSA, FCA brands to survive merger – PSA CEO

General Motors has seven car brands. Volkswagen Group has ten. With the planned merger of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and Groupe PSA, the two companies will have them beat with a combined stable of thirteen brands. And according to PSA CEO Carlos Tavares, there are no plans to get rid of any of them.
Profile picture of William Stopford
William Stopford
Euro NCAP: Model 3, Scala, B-Class get 5-star ratings
News
4th Jul 2019
2 min read

Euro NCAP: Model 3, Scala, B-Class get 5-star ratings

Euro NCAP has released its latest round of crash results including a range of new models, including the Tesla Model 3, Skoda Scala, Mercedes-Benz B-Class, Kia Ceed, and DS 3 Crossback. The Model 3 impressed with a perfect score in the frontal offset test, and its Safety Assist performance – where it scored 94 per cent, the best yet under Euro NCAP’s most recent protocol.
Profile picture of James Wong
James Wong
Fiat Chrysler turned down Peugeot's merger offer - report
News
24th Mar 2019
2 min read

Fiat Chrysler turned down Peugeot's merger offer - report

The PSA Group reportedly approached Fiat Chrysler (FCA) about a merger as early as this year's Detroit motor show in January, only to be rebuffed by the American-Italian company. Sources have told The Wall Street Journal the offer was rejected by FCA, and talks about a possible combination have not recommenced. According to the paper's sources, senior executives at FCA kiboshed the proposal as it would it lead to the automaker being even more reliant on the European market.
Profile picture of Derek Fung
Derek Fung
Opel teases new concept, next-gen Corsa confirmed for 2019
News
14th Jun 2018
3 min read

Opel teases new concept, next-gen Corsa confirmed for 2019

Opel has revealed its upcoming model and development plans at its TechDay, hosted at the company's Rüsselsheim engineering centre in Germany. Freshly acquired by France's PSA Group, parent to brands like Citroen and Peugeot, Opel confirmed it will develop the group's next-generation of four-cylinder petrol engines and light commercial vehicles, along with teasing a new concept bound for reveal later this year.
Profile picture of James Wong
James Wong
DS X E-Tense concept teased
News
16th Apr 2018
1 min read

DS X E-Tense concept teased

DS Automobiles has teased its X E-Tense Concept, a look a what happens when the French brand's design team starts dreaming of 2035. Based on the 35-second teaser clip posted to YouTube, the concept will be motorsport-focused. Along with some suitably futuristic shots of the car running through a neon cityscape, there's a brief flash of a helmet-wearing driver.
Profile picture of Scott Collie
Scott Collie