FIRST 1,000 FORD MUSTANGS DELIVERED TO UK CUSTOMERS

Over 1,000 UK customers have now received their new right-hand-drive Ford Mustang, as total sales accelerate past 3,500. So far, 80 per cent of UK customers have opted for the fastback body style over the convertible and 68 per cent have specified the 416PS 5.0-litre V8 engine. Mustang’s six-speed manual …

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TOYOTA MIRAI WINS 2016 WORLD GREEN CAR AWARD

The TOYOTA MIRAI was declared the 2016 World Green Car at a press conference hosted by the New York International Auto Show, Bridgestone Corporation, and Autoneum. Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) is no stranger to the World Car Awards program – now in its 12th year.  The Toyota Prius (2010) has …

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HYUNDAI ix35 FUEL CELL NUMBERS INCREASE IN THE UK

Hyundai Motor’s hydrogen success continues as Aberdeen City Council and Co-wheels car club add four ix35 Fuel Cells to their fleet of models.  The cars will be made available to the public through the car club on a pay-as-you-go basis and to Aberdeen businesses for trial. This order takes the …

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SEAT POSTS A PROFIT FOR THE FIRST TIME SINCE 2008

SEAT underwent a major undertaking last year on the road to reaching sustainable profitability. The company closed 2015 with a profit after-tax of 6 million euros, compared to a 66 million euro loss in 2014. Growth in sales and a product mix with a higher contribution margin were the two …

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NISSAN TO INCREASE QASHQAI PRODUCTION CAPACITY IN SUNDERLAND

After a decade of unprecedented customer demand, Nissan today announces its intention to increase Qashqai capacity and further enhance its position as the best-selling crossover in Europe. Nissan still cannot keep pace with the continued growth of the crossover market it created with Qashqai, despite record volumes of 300,000 cars …

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Toyota Reveals the C-HR Crossover

Making its world debut at the 2016 Geneva motor show, the C-HR gives Toyota a new presence in the crossover market. Designed to stand out both within the Toyota line-up and in its segment, it represents Akio Toyoda’s determination to allow greater stylistic freedom and promote engineering creativity in order …

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TOYOTA MIRAI ARRIVES IN THE UK

Toyota has taken another step towards a hydrogen-powered future with the arrival of the first Mirai fuel cell vehicles at its import centre at Portbury, near Bristol. The cars, landed on Saturday, are part of the first consignment to reach Europe, ahead of Mirai’s official launch in September. As part …

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TOYOTA C-HR

Making its world debut at the 2016 Geneva motor show, the C-HR gives Toyota a powerful new presence in the crossover market. Designed to stand out both within the Toyota line-up and in its segment, it represents Akio Toyoda’s determination to allow greater stylistic freedom and promote engineering creativity in …

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THE LEGO GROUP TO PRODUCE CATERHAM SEVEN SET!

The iconic Caterham Seven will be immortalised in LEGO form for the first time when a brand new set is launched later this year. The set will allow LEGO and car fans alike the chance to build their very own miniature version of the lightweight British sportscar. The concept of …

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