7th September 2023

Stellantis’s Big Bet on Ellesmere as its Only BEV Plant

Stellantis has chosen the under-threat UK Vauxhall Ellesmere Port plant to create its first global BEV-only factory. While many in the UK have lauded this as a major step...


17th May 2023

Stellantis Calls for new Brexit Deal to Save UK Car Production

Stellantis has warned the UK government that it will cease all car manufacturing operations at its Vauxhall plant unless a new Brexit deal is cut with the European Union....

27th October 2022

Stellantis’s World First Mass Production Hydrogen Vehicle Plant

Stellantis is claiming to have opened the first mass production automotive plant able to mass produce hydrogen powered commercial vehicles. The factory in Hordain, France, will begin series production...


10th February 2021

Vauxhall Presents First BEV Compact MPV

Vauxhall has published the first images of its first all-electric compact MPV, the Combo-e Life. The format, redeploying small LCVs as multi-purpose family runabout vehicles, has been very popular...


16th July 2020

PSA and FCA Reach For the Stars in Merger

The much publicized merger of the Groupe Peugeot Société Anonyme (PSA Group) and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) is looking to the stars in a bid to rival both automotive...


11th March 2020

Vauxhall’s Corsa-e Charging Features Revealed

Vauxhall has released the all-important charging capabilities of its baby BEV Corsa-e but lists a universal charger only as a paid-for optional extra. While range and performance details remain...


12th September 2019

Vauxhall’s BiTurbo for Movano LCV

Vauxhall has launched a new range of BiTurbo diesel engines for the Movano, in both more powerful light duty versions and, slightly detuned for longevity, heavy duty variants. The...


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...

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...


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...


13th May 2019

Vauxhall Launches Electrification with PHEV Grandland X

British marque Vauxhall has announced its first PHEV with the launch of the Grandland X Hybrid4 SUV. The news comes hard-on-the-heels of the brands obvious disappointment at not being...


10th May 2019

Vauxhall Finds Fleets Favoring ADAS

Fleet managers are budgeting for ADAS in their vehicle choices as the cost savings of adequate safety features increasingly affect the business bottom line. That’s the findings of UK...