Monthly Archives: November 2013

Delphi Cloud lift share price.

Delphi Cloud Service for US Cellular Users Boosts Share Price By Zacks Equity Research Delphi Automotive PLC (DLPH) stock increased 0.6% to $58.03 on Nov 27 after the company said it will provide car-to-cloud/cloud-to-car connectivity system – Delphi Connect – … Continue reading

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Beaulieu wins more awards.

Beaulieu celebrated a double win at Tourism South East’s Beautiful South Awards, as the attraction was presented with two gold awards at the ceremony held at the Felbridge Hotel, West Sussex on Wednesday 27th November. The first gold of the … Continue reading

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Nissan pledges to make electric car ownership more ‘practical’.

By Matthew Chapman, Marketing Magazine Nissan is attempting to boost sales of its Leaf electric car with the introduction five pledges to make it a “practical” choice for more customers, as part of a “ground-breaking customer commitment”. The customer commitment … Continue reading

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New cars today do more to protect life than vehicles just 10 years ago, and by 2025, half of the cars on the road in Europe will be capable of “reading” signs and markings. The need for good, consistent signs … Continue reading

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British car manufacturer Lotus has secured a £10 million government grant which will see the firm create more than 300 new jobs. The Regional Growth Fund (RGF) has awarded the automotive firm £10.44 million, which will be used for research … Continue reading

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Fisker Automotive sold to Hybrid Tech Holdings.

Fisker Automotive, Inc. and Fisker Automotive Holdings, Inc. (collectively, Fisker Automotive) announced today that they have entered into an asset purchase agreement with Hybrid Tech Holdings, LLC (Hybrid) for the sale of substantially all of its assets. Hybrid is the … Continue reading

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National Audit Office: No evidence gift aid boosts giving.

Source: Civil Society Celina Ribeiro Gift aid and other tax reliefs, worth over £1bn to charities, have not been proven to actually increase the amount of money given to good causes, according to a report released today by the National … Continue reading

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When driving, stay focused.

As 2013 Road Safety Week was launched today (18 November) – the Freight Transport Association (FTA) has supported the national campaign by voicing the importance to drivers to stay focused and not be distracted by the phone when behind the … Continue reading

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Nikki King on Question Time tonight.

Industry legend Nikki King, the award winning former MD of Isuzu Truck (UK) Ltd and now its Honorary Chairman, has been invited to join the panel of this week’s BBC 1 Question Time as a prominent business leader and industry … Continue reading

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Competing in the Wales Rally GB may not seem like the usual way to support BEN, the automotive industry charity. However after SWP Training Ltd had entered the event, they saw an opportunity to use it to drum up support … Continue reading

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