The long-term future of the Ford Mondeo looks increasingly uncertain after the automotive giant announced plans to drop the popular model's sister vehicle - the Fusion - in the United States, and focus on pick-ups and SUVs in that region instead.The current Mondeo was introduced in 2014 in Europe - and it has survived declining...
VW will become more daring with the range of models and body styles it puts into production in a bid to strengthen the brand’s appeal. Speaking at the Beijing Motor Show, VW Sales and Marketing boss Jurgen Stackmann told Auto Express that VW’s success in China, which accounts for half of the company’s annual...
When it comes to building hardcore, track-focussed cars with genuine motorsport pedigree, Porsche pretty much wrote the manual. In the 15 years since the very first 911 GT3 RS, Porsche has created a succession of faster and fiercer models. The latest of them being this: the 2018 911 GT3 RS.Slammed low to the...
MINI is already plotting its second fully electric vehicle ahead of the three-door MINI E arriving in the UK next year, Auto Express can reveal.The model will be developed exclusively for the Chinese market, however, and will be built locally as part of a joint venture with Great Wall Motors.• All-electric MINI spiedTight...
There was a time, not long ago, when Chinese motor shows were almost a laughing stock. The halls would be filled with a mixture of under-engineered vehicles from the local manufacturers and knock-offs trying desperately to look like premium products from Europe.Not any more. This week’s Beijing Motor Show feels as major as...