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PSA Group’s German car-making division Opel plans to cut as many as 4,100 jobs, according to sources, joining carmakers around the globe in retrenchin(...)

Particulate emissions are the tiny fragments of soot that are an inevitable by-product of burning fuel in an engine, and diesel cars are an especially egregious source

Diesel cars may be emitting as much as 1,000 times the legal limit of particulate emissions, according to research by environmental think tank Transpo(...)

Each carmaker faces its own CO2 target, based on the weight of its vehicles. A business selling smaller cars such as Peugeot owner PSA therefore has a lower CO2 target than a company with a heavier average vehicle, such as Mercedes owner Daimler. Photograph: Keystone via AP

When Blas Arambilet tried to buy an electric car in April, something strange happened. Months after ordering a white Kia e-Niro from his local Barcelo(...)

A Fiat Chrysler car plant in Turin.  Photograph: Marco Bertorello

Fiat Chrysler and Peugeot maker PSA Group are aiming to sign a formal agreement next week to combine and form the world’s fourth-biggest car manufactu(...)

The Astra has become, through no fault of its own, a bit of an odd-bod. Now that Opel is owned by PSA Peugeot Citroen, it’s one of the models that sti(...)

Peugeot has struggled to replace its 1980s hit, the pocket rocket 205. The current 208 has made a decent fist of it, in fairness. Now it’s got a mid-l(...)

The aftermath of a large fire in the multi-storey parking facility of the Douglas Village Shopping Centre in Cork. Photograph: Cork City Fire Brigade/PA Wire

Demolition work has begun at Douglas Village Shopping Centre in Cork which was gutted by fire in August, causing €10 million in damage. The centre i(...)

VW Touran: a straightforwardly roomy car that’s nice to drive (if perhaps a touch un-thrilling) with seats for seven

The world has turned, rather dramatically, away from the ‘traditional’ monobox MPV (if you can call something traditional when its tradition only stre(...)

The Insignia isn’t perhaps as sharp to drive as once it was, but it’s a handsome car on the outside, and one that majors on both space and comfort within

The traditional saloon market is on its knees right now as buyers flock to their SUVs and premium brands. Perhaps the new WLTP emissions standards mi(...)

Photograph: Regis Duvignau/File Photo/Reuters

Rival carmakers PSA Group and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles agreed to combine, pooling resources to confront an expensive new era of trade tariffs, emissi(...)

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