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FILE PHOTO: A Volkswagen (VW) logo is seen on a car engine at a scrapyard...

Emissions rules and electric shift to spur car engines M&A

A growing understanding in the car industry of the value of combustion engine technology able to meet new anti-pollution requirements is likely to fuel a wave of consolidation in the next two years, industry executives and bankers say.

A car hangs on the wall of Jaguar's Castle Bromwich manufacturing facility...

Jaguar Land Rover to build electric cars at UK plant

Jaguar Land Rover is making a multi-million pound investment to build electric vehicles in Britain, in a major boost for the UK government and a sector hit by the slump in diesel sales and Brexit uncertainty.

FILE PHOTO: E-scooters are lined up during a presentation at the DESY...

Naspers-backed Dott to launch e-bikes after new fundraising

European startup Dott has secured 30 million euros ($34 million) in a fundraising led by existing investors EQT and South Africa's Naspers to launch an electric bike hiring business and roll out new generations of its electric scooters.

FILE PHOTO: A Tesla logo on a Model S is photographed inside of a Tesla...

Tesla shares jump as record deliveries ease demand concerns

Tesla Inc shares opened nearly 7% higher on Wednesday after Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk made good on his promise of delivering record number of electric cars in the second quarter, quelling fears about demand for its sedans and SUVs.

FILE PHOTO: FILE PHOTO: Flags fly over the Tesla Inc. Gigafactory 2, which...

Breakingviews - Tesla's return to growth is only half the ride

Elon Musk has relieved some of the pressure bearing down on his electric-car maker. Tesla has bounced back from a poor first quarter by posting record sales for the three months to the end of June. But the company’s drive back to growth is only half the ride.

FILE PHOTO: A 2018 Tesla Model 3 electric vehicle is shown in Cardiff,...

Electric cars grab almost half of sales in oil-producing Norway

Almost half of new cars sold in Norway in the first six months of 2019 were powered by fully electric engines, up from just over a quarter in the same period last year, ensuring the Nordic nation retains its top global ranking in electric vehicle sales.

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