PSA Group

16th August 2019

PSA Uses Frankfurt to Launch Vauxhall/Opel’s EV Future

PSA Group is using the Frankfurt Motor Show to launch its Vauxhall/Opel brand’s electrified future. It’s particularly significant because the rest of the group’s brands will not be officially...


29th July 2019

Vauxhall’s EV Future Outside UK Post Brexit

Vauxhall’s electrification strategy is hanging in the balance now that its parent company questions the viability of maintaining a UK production base in a hard Brexit. The Financial Times...


11th July 2019

PSA Driverless Test Takes Tolls in Stride

Autonomous testing by PSA has seen one of its self-driving cars negotiate toll booths successfully. Its tests, held in conjunction with the toll-road operator Vinci Autoroutes, saw an autonomously...


3rd July 2019

New Astra Engine Lineup Claims 19% Efficiency

A new engine line-up for the latest generation Vauxhall/Opel Astra is claiming up to a 19% reduction in fuel consumption and CO2 emissions for both diesel and gasoline versions....


28th June 2019

Hard Brexit to Kill Vauxhall UK Production

PSA Group has chosen Ellesmere Port to continue Vauxhall/Opel Astra production but only if Brexit does not hinder trade. The good news carrot comes with a huge European Union...


24th May 2019

First Look at New BEV Vauxhall/Opel Corsa

Vauxhall/Opel has unveiled its first all-electric car in the shape of the supermini Corsa-e alongside a PHEV version of its full-size SUV the Grandland X. The brand, owned by...


30th April 2019

PSA Electric Blitz on LCVs

The PSA Group made its electric pitch for commercial fleets this week presenting both Peugeot and Citroën BEVs at the CV Show 2019 in the UK. It showed the...


29th March 2019

Agnostic Powertrain Platforms More Flexible, Says PSA

While many carmakers are planning a future with dedicated platforms for electric cars, the PSA Group are taking a more ‘flexible’ approach. According to head of product at Peugeot...


12th March 2019

Public Driverless Mobility a Winner For Carmakers, Says PSA

Mobility is a ‘win-win’ for carmakers who can either make revenues by providing autonomous vehicles to urban transport ecosystems or take over the services themselves. That’s the opinion of...


8th February 2019

PSA Boosts Mobility Reach With TravelCar Take-Over

PSA Group is hoping to boost its potential as a mobility provider with the acquisition of a car rental and parking specialist. Two years after its equity investment in...


4th February 2019

Weekly Brief: Communists Driving World’s Biggest AV Adoption

China, the world’s largest auto market, may have been late to the party when it came to autonomous technology but it has all the key ingredients to become the...

Commentary By Andrew Tolve


30th January 2019

PSA Begins AV Testing in China

PSA Group has become the first French carmaker to begin autonomous vehicle testing in China. It has announced this week that it has obtained a licence to start AV...