Jaguar Land Rover may be set to announce up to 5,000 job cuts in the UK. Brexit, the dieselgate scandal and declining Chinese demand have all hit its bottom line.
Volkswagen has seen net profits for the third quarter of 2018 more than double from the same period last year. The figures suggest that VW is pulling itself out of crisis following its emissions-cheating scandal.
As emission regulations become stronger for new vehicles in industrialized countries, cars as old as 25 years no longer able to meet emission standards are being exported to Africa. Air quality is suffering as a result.
Great Britain's biggest carmaker builds just under a third of the country's 1.7 million cars. The new jobs, announced in partnership with band Gorillaz, will see a shift towards autonomous and electric technology.
Auto industry executives gathering this week for the Paris Motor Show see plenty of reasons to worry: from global trade tensions to challenges posed by e-cars and stringent emissions targets. Janelle Dumalaon reports.
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