PSA Group

23rd March 2020

Weekly Brief: Automotive’s Virus Lockdown a Time to Reflect

The threat of a widespread lockdown across the automotive industry turned into a reality last week, as the coronavirus continued to unleash chaos around the world. All major automakers...

Commentary By Andrew Tolve


14th January 2020

Top Automakers Facing $16Bn in Climate Fines

Up to 13 carmakers brands are facing a total of $16Bn in fines for missing European CO₂ targets. That’s the assessment of industry analyst PA Consulting whose annual forecast...


22nd October 2019

PSA and FCA Face Losing Out in Driverless Race

Data researchers are claiming the PSA Group and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) could be the big losers in bringing autonomous products to market. A study by Ptolemus Consulting Group,...


17th October 2019

PSA Promises New BEV LCV Across its Brands

PSA Group has promised an all-electric optional powertrain for its popular medium sized LCV will be brought to market next year. The panel van, badged Peugeot Expert, Citroën Dispatch,...


10th October 2019

PSA Indian Finance Plans Pushes Citroen Mobility

PSA Group is launching vehicle purchase and lease financing in India to push its Citroën brand mobility options. The plans, “Citroën Finance” and “Citroën Lease”, have been launched in...


5th September 2019

Peugeot Electrified Range Extends in 508

Peugeot is holding true to its commitment to electrify all of its range with the commercial launch of a PHEV version of the executive cruiser Peugeot 508. The car,...


4th September 2019

‘Son-of-OnStar’ Arrives at Vauxhall

UK carmaker Vauxhall has rescued some of the remnants of its former owner’s OnStar connectivity service and rebranded it VauxhallConnect. Since the Vauxhall-Opel brand was sold by General Motors...


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...