Stuart Rowley

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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(...)

Hyundai had an early oar in for car of the Frankfurt motor show when it revealed the first, shadowy image of its 45 concept. Said to be inspired by th(...)

Workers leave the Ford engine plant near Bridgend, south Wales, following the announcement that it will close in September 2020. Photograph: PA

Ford will close its engine plant in Bridgend, south Wales, next year, with the loss of 1,700 jobs. The company blamed the ending of a contract with J(...)

One of the star turns is the long-awaited new Kuga crossover. A far more stylish and eye-catching model than the current version, it will be offered in a wide range of powertrain options including a plug-in hybrid version that Ford claims will deliver 50km on full electric power before switching to regular hybrid mode

Ford has unveiled its new Kuga crossover at an event which also showcased its expanding hybrid and electric line-up, with new additions like the Fiest(...)