PSA Group finalise deal for Vauxhall and Opel 0

The owner of Peugeot, the PSA Group, has finally completed its long running takeover of General Motors’ European brands, Opel and Vauxhall. New management has been appointed to plot the attempted turnaround of the brands’ fortunes. The deal was agreed in principal back in March, when PSA agreed a deal to buy Opel from GM.(…)

Toyota developing electric car that can charge in minutes 0

Toyota is currently developing an electric car powered by a new design of battery that can recharge in minutes whilst significantly increasing driving range. Reports in the Japanese media said that the carmaker is aiming to begin sales by 2022. The new vehicle will be built on a brand-new platform and will use all-solid-state batteries,(…)

A look back at the Nissan Figaro (1991) 0

Today’s retrospective takes a look back at the Nissan Figaro. As classic cars go, the Figaro nailed ‘retro’ before the style was even in fashion. It was certainly unique, an eccentric labour of love that harked back to the classic sports convertibles that motored the roads of Europe in years gone by. Built in 1991(…)