Volvo reports record June sales

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04 Jul 2020
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Even though most car manufacturers in US are reporting important declines for June and first half of the year, Volvo Cars is reporting a record. Volvo USA achieved its best June sales result since 2006 with 10,385 cars sold in June 2020. The result represents a 4.5 percent increase over June 2019. Representing 83 percent…

Bentley Mulsanne reaches end of career

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25 Jun 2020
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Bentley is now saying goodbye to one of its most symbolic cars in the last decade. After more than a decade in production, the final example of the Mulsanne has been completed, signifying the end of an illustrious and extraordinary lifespan. Over 7,300 examples – all handcrafted at Bentley’s home in Crewe, Cheshire – were…

Nissan Z book celebrates 50 years of the brand

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24 Jun 2020
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Not so many brands can be proud with a 50 years history. Especially performance brands. But Nissan is celebrating an important milestone for its performance division. The Japanese manufacturer launched the Nissan-official chronicle of Z history, from Datsun’s planning for the new model in the late 1960s through the latest 50th anniversary 370Z. Over the…

BMW Spartanburg builds its five millionth car

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21 Jun 2020
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If you dream of owning a BMW SUV, then you should know that most of the X’s are coming from the US. Because BMW builds almost all of its SUV’s in its Spartanburg plant. The Spartanburg plant achieved another milestone on June 4 with production of the five millionth BMW built in the United States….

BMW might axe up to 10,000 jobs

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20 Jun 2020
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The SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus pandemic is still present and it has affected not only our health, but also the economy. In the automotive sector, the car manufacturers are still waking up after this cold shower and everybody is trying to keep the factories opened.

Volkswagen produces its one millionth car in Chattanooga

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19 Jun 2020
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Volkswagen is producing cars in the US for a long time and it recently achieved an important production milestone at its Chattanooga, Tennessee assembly plant with the completion of its one-millionth vehicle, an Aurora Red Metallic 2020 Volkswagen Passat R-Line. The Volkswagen Chattanooga plant has been producing Passat vehicles since 2011. Ground was broken in…

BMW built 5 million SUV’s in US

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11 Jun 2020
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When you buy a BMW SUV, the car comes from US: Not many Europeans know that. Because BMW is not promoting so much its Spartanburg US plant, where cars like X3, X4, X5, X6 and X7 models are created. But now there is an important milestone: the five millionth BMW built in the United States….

Ford issued a recall for 2014-2017 F-150 units

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10 Jun 2020
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From time to time, manufacturers issue a recall due to some problems signalled by the customers. This is normal and it recently happened to Ford, who issued a recall for selected 2014-2017 Ford F-150 units equipped with 3.5-liter EcoBoost engine. In affected vehicles, the brake master cylinder may allow brake fluid to leak from the…

Volkswagen Golf 8 deliveries resumed

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08 Jun 2020
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A couple of weeks ago, Volkswagen announced that Golf 8 customer deliveries are stoped. The German car manfuacturer had found out that a software (the Emergency Call one) was not working properly.

Bentley restarts production in Crewe

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12 May 2020
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The clients who usually buy luxury products want Bentley cars. At least that is what we understand from the latest press release issued by Bentley. The Crewe-based manufacturer resumed production at the company’s headquarters in Crewe, England, with over 1,700 colleagues following the 250 comprehensive and wide-ranging hygiene and social distancing guidelines implemented to enable…