Car giant Volkswagen’s talks on co-operation with United States (US)-based Ford concerning electric vehicles and automated driving are “close to completion”, the German company’s chief executive Herbert Diess said Thursday.
United States (US) automaker Ford is preparing to close its engine plant in south Wales in September 2020 in a “hammer blow” to more than 1,500 workers there, Britain’s GMB union said on Thursday.
US carmaker Ford will close three of the four factories of its Russian joint venture after deciding to stop making passenger cars in a country where car sales have slumped in recent years, the company said Wednesday.
Over the past few days, witnesses who saw the burning of a Ford Kuga SUV in the Wilderness in the Southern Cape more than three years ago have testified about the events that night.
Volkswagen AG and Ford Motor Co said on Tuesday they will join forces on commercial vans and pickups and are exploring joint development of electric and self-driving technology, actions meant to save the automakers billions of dollars.