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Russian car sales plunged more than expected in January

Russian car sales plunged more than expected in January

The car sales trend keeps going down in Russia, as January reports show a steeper decline than analysts have predicted. The Russian automotive market started the year on the same downfall trend, a decline that pushed the industry last year to the lowest level since the country’s previous recession in […]

VW explores options to expand its trucks business

VW explores options to expand its trucks business

Volkswagen AG’s trucks business is open to acquisitions or even a public listing, VW trucks executive Andreas Renschler told Bloomberg. Volkswagen hired ex-Daimler executive Andreas Renschler and created a holding company for its MAN and Scania heavy-truck units last year, in an attempt to better compete with industry leaders Daimler […]

Report – Next gen Cadillac Escalade still a body-on-frame, but with a more upscale twist

Report – Next gen Cadillac Escalade still a body-on-frame, but with a more upscale twist

According to a recent interview with Cadillac President Johan de Nysschen, some new details concerning the future generation of the top-selling flagship Escalade sport utility vehicle have perspired. While commenting on the sidelines of the next generation configuration, the top executive said the Escalade “must become more sophisticated and technically […]

Magnussen set to split with manager

Feb.9 (GMM/Inautonews.com) Kevin Magnussen and his long-time manager Dorte Riis Madsen are set to split, according to the Danish newspaper BT. The report said it was the young Danish driver, and not his female manager Madsen, who negotiated with Renault and other teams and secured his return to F1 for […]

Magnussen set to split with manager

Feb.9 (GMM/Inautonews.com) Kevin Magnussen and his long-time manager Dorte Riis Madsen are set to split, according to the Danish newspaper BT. The report said it was the young Danish driver, and not his female manager Madsen, who negotiated with Renault and other teams and secured his return to F1 for […]