DS is French carmaker Citroën's premium sub-brand. The DS 7 Crossback is a SUV that comes with a choice of three engines. DW tested the 130 kW top diesel in an eight-speed automatic. With a top speed of 218 km/h, it's a stylish and high-tech ride.
French carmaker PSA has reported a strong sales increase for the first three months of the year after taking over struggling German auto manufacturer Opel. Employees at Opel's sites in Germany fear layoffs.
German carmaker Opel is still losing money six months on from its takeover by France's PSA Group. The new owner's first priority is to return Open to profitability. How is the effort progressing?
The US-China trade row has seen carmakers worrying about their exports to the world's second-largest economy. German auto manufacturers are particularly concerned and suggest removing industry tariffs completely.
The world's major carmakers are cautiously upbeat about the industry's prospects for 2017, despite facing fundamental change from tighter emissions rules, electric vehicles and autonomous driving.
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