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SOUTH AFRICA

Hugo Boss and Porsche sign multiyear Formula E deal

German fashion house Hugo Boss and German carmaker Porsche have entered into a multiyear cooperation that will see the apparel giant outfitting Porsche's Formula E racing team...

14 Nov 2018

GERMANY

Porsche workers snap up bonuses of nearly €10,000

FRANKFURT, Germany - German luxury carmaker Porsche on Wednesday said it would pay workers a special bonus of up to €9,656 ($11,800) each to celebrate a record year...

23 Mar 2018

GERMANY

German court could open way to bans on diesel cars

One of Germany's top courts will decide on Thursday whether some diesel vehicles can be banned from parts of cities like Stuttgart and Duesseldorf to reduce air pollution, a possible landmark judgement for the "car nation"...

20 Feb 2018

GERMANY

Porsche to double investment in electric cars

Porsche says it will double investments in electrifying its entire range by 2022...

6 Feb 2018

GLOBAL

Frankfurt Motor Show sees launch of Ferrari Portofino

The new Ferrari Portofino is described as the most versatile model in the range. A car designed to be driven every day... (video)

15 Sep 2017

GERMANY

Daimler to offer electrified versions of all Mercedes 'by 2022'

FRANKFURT, Germany: The world's largest luxury carmaker Daimler plans to offer an electric or hybrid version of every Mercedes-Benz model within five years, its chief executive said this week...

14 Sep 2017

GERMANY

Volkswagen to electrify entire range by 2030

FRANKFURT, Germany: German carmaker Volkswagen doubled down earlier this week on efforts to clean up its image tarnished by the dieselgate scandal, vowing ahead of the IAA auto industry show to electrify its entire range by 2030...

13 Sep 2017

GERMANY

Diesel at cross-roads as Germany's car bosses, politicians meet

BERLIN, Germany: Bosses of Germany's powerful car industry and top politicians have met on the fate of diesel engines, as the sector faces an existential threat after a colossal pollution cheating scandal...

2 Aug 2017

SOUTH AFRICA

BMW to manufacture electric Mini in Britain

FRANKFURT, Germany: German luxury car manufacturer BMW has announced that it will build a future all-electric version of its Mini in Britain, easing fears that it might move production away after Brexit...

26 Jul 2017

SOUTH AFRICA

Amko Leenarts appointed director: design, Ford of Europe

COLOGNE, Germany: Amko Leenarts has been appointed director: design, Ford of Europe...

25 Jul 2017

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