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VW to expand Bratislava plant, report says

VW to expand Bratislava plant, report says

Volkswagen Group will invest up to 500 million euros to modernize and expand its plant in Bratislava, Slovakia, a report said.

Fiat-Chrysler sees 1,500 new jobs at Melfi plant

Fiat-Chrysler

Fiat-Chrysler expects to add 1,500 new jobs at its Melfi plant in southern Italy thanks to an “extremely positive” response to its new Jeep Renegade and Fiat 500X small SUV models, the carmaker said.

Jaguar’s new SUV will create 1300 new jobs

Jaguar's new SUV will create 1300 new jobs

Jaguar Land Rover’s incredible expansion continues, as the company today announces 1300 new jobs at its Solihull plant, the result of the forthcoming new F-Pace crossover SUV and XE executive saloon models. Both will be produced at the midlands production facility.

GM CEO Barra stands by target to return to profit in Europe in 2016

GM CEO Barra stands by target to return to profit in Europe in 2016

General Motors stands by its target to return to profit in Europe in 2016, CEO Mary Barra said. The company remains committed to the mid-term targets it has set for its Opel/Vauxhall unit, Barra told reporters on Thursday.

Porsche expects sales to reach 200,000 cars this year: CEO

Porsche expects sales to reach 200,000 cars this year: CEO

by Ilona Wissenbach
Reuters

Porsche said it expects to increase sales to 200,000 cars or more this year, hitting a long-planned target three years early, after posting record deliveries in 2014.