Monthly Archives: December 2016

Vehicles fitted with autonomous technologies will most benefit people with personal mobility challenges says new survey.

Vehicles fitted with autonomous technologies will bring most benefit to the personal mobility of the disabled (56%), the visually impaired (42%) and the elderly (30%), according to a survey of the British public conducted by Nissan. Improved mobility for everyone … Continue reading

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Commercial vehicle registrations up 11.7% over eleven months.

Brussels, 22 December 2016 – In November 2016, demand for new commercial vehicles in the EU increased significantly (+13.2%) to 203,799 units, following a decline in the preceding month. Source: http://www.acea.be Total new commercial vehicles In November 2016, demand for … Continue reading

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KIA celebrates tenth anniversary of production in Europe.

Kia has built over 2.5 million vehicles and 3.8 million engines in Europe 1.7 billion Euros invested in its production facility in Žilina, Slovakia Over 20,000 jobs created in Slovakia at the plant and among suppliers Kia Motors today marks … Continue reading

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A newsletter you might want to subscribe to.

Dean Bowkett is producing a new automotive newsletter which you might want to subscribe to: If you click on the link below (you may need to hold the “ctrl” key down when you click) it will take you directly to … Continue reading

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