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German Fed. Minister Visits Volkswagen Research Lab

Federal Minister of Labour and Social Affairs Andrea Nahles visited the Volkswagen Group of America Electronic Research Lab (ERL) in Belmont, Calif last Friday. Ewald Goessmann, executive director, ERL, provided Minister Nahles and Reiner Hoffmann, Chairman of the German Trade Union Confederation, with an in-depth look at the future of mobility and projects currently underway at the lab, including advanced ...

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Mazda Marks 10 Years of Digital Service Record

Mazda is celebrating tenth anniversary of the introducing of its ground-breaking Digital Service Record (DSR) system. Being first manufacturer to offer this kind of paperless service record system in the UK, Mazda’s convention-defying approach set a trend that has seen the majority of the industry follow suit over the last decade. Ensuring that lost or falsified service books are a ...

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Mitsubishi ‘Adventure Advanced Live’

It is the very latest urban, adrenalin-fuelled sport that already has several elite performers and its own world champion. Urban Wakeboarding is about to make its UK debut in the Amphitheatre and Waterfront Square, Bristol. Mitsubishi Motors, the UK’s fastest-growing mainstream car brand is supporting urban wakeboarding as part of its Adventure Advanced campaign. The event is being held on ...

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2015 Ford F-650 and F-750 Recalled for Safety Issue

Ford Motor Company has issued a safety compliance recall for approximately 26,400 2011-2013 and 2015 model year F-650 and F-750 vehicles in North America for a safety compliance issue with FMVSS 210, regarding seat belt anchorage. In these vehicles, the front passenger and center seat belts might not be anchored in the correct position relative to the seat, increasing the ...

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New Ford Mustang Gets First Glovebox Knee Airbags

The all-new Ford Mustang is the first vehicle to be equipped with a new type of knee airbag that is integrated within the lid of the glove box, instead of the instrument panel, preserving maximum passenger space. Rather than a textile fabric airbag, the technology consists of an innovative moulded plastic design, sandwiched between the outer and inner glove box ...

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Limited Edition Volkswagen Amarock Rolls Out

Amarok Atacama, a limited edition model of Volkswagen’s Commercial Vehicles is out. Named after the vast desert region of South America that covers Chile, Peru, Bolivia and Argentina, the Amarok Atacama features an equally broad and impressive specification that is guaranteed to appeal to adventurers and city-dwellers alike. The new Amarok Atacama features enough standard equipment to keep even the ...

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New Lamborghini Roadster Makes Global Debut

All-new Lamborghini Aventador LP 750-4 Superveloce Roadster has been unwrapped in the United States. The unveiling took place at the occasion of the Monterey Car week in California, courtesy of Automobili Lamborghini. The Roadster, presented at a famous event known as ‘The Quail, A Motorsports Gathering’, is available in a limited series of 500 units worldwide and is the first series ...

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GM STATEMENT ON CHINESE YUAN DEVALUATION

General Motors issued the following statement (Today) Tuesday on the devaluation of the Chinese Yuan currency. General Motors’ primary approach to managing foreign exchange risk has been to employ a natural hedge by building vehicles for sale in each of our major markets. In China, we believe that this approach, along with a well-established local supply chain, mitigates a majority ...

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