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By Walther Wuttke

cenews – February 23, 2024. Peugeot has completely redesigned its best-selling 3008 and is initially launching it as a fully electric version. The E-3008 is the brand's first model to use the Stellantis Group's new STLA-Medium platform, which should enable a range of up to 700 kilometers. The 210 hp (157 kW) version will initially be available at dealerships. The models with hybrid drive and the more powerful variants will follow. In future, the series will be supplemented by versions with a long range (230 hp/170 kW) and all-wheel drive (320 hp/240 kW) as well as hybrid drive (136 hp/100 kW).

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Kias „Vehicle-to-Load“-Demonstration mit einem EV9 in Norwegen.

cenews – February 24, 2024. Light installation in Norway, electric SUV uses "Vehicle-to-Load" function (V2L) as power source for LED disc with a diameter of five meters.

Dacia Sandrider.

cenews – February 24, 2024. Highlights of the 900 square meter stand are the new Duster and Spring as well as the Dakar Rally car Sandrider, Dacia driver Sébastien Loeb visits the stand.

Ineos Fusilier.

cenews – February 23, 2024. The off-road vehicle will be powered purely by battery electricity and a range extender version with a small combustion engine will be produced at Magna in Graz.

Cupra City Garage Madrid: Eröffnung mit Cupra-CEO Wayne Griffiths (2.v.r.)

cenews – February 22, 2024. The world's ninth location in the centrally located capital district of Salamanca has 1369 square meters on two floors with an exhibition room, restaurant and auditorium.

Audi Q2 mit Digital-Cockpit und 8,8-Zoll-Touchscreen.

cenews – February 22, 2024. Virtual cockpit, 8.8-inch touchscreen and three-spoke steering wheel will be standard equipment from the middle of the year, base price from 28,600 euros.

Skoda erweitert die Modellpalette des elektrischen Enyaq um das Enyaq Coupé 60 (Foto) und das Enyaq Coupé 60 Sportline.

cenews – February 22, 2024. Last year, the electric SUV ranked fourth among the best-selling electric vehicles in Europe, while the Elroq compact SUV kicked off six new electric models.

Citroën C4 X.

cenews – February 22, 2024. Electrified drive with 48-volt battery and six-speed dual-clutch transmission should ideally save 20 percent on gasoline and CO2 emissions, with prices starting at 25,645 euros.

Mercedes-Benz Logo.

cenews – February 22, 2024. Group reports solid annual results for 2023, turnover up, profit down slightly, sales of battery-electric cars and vans up by more than half

Foto der Woche: Xpeng G3 auf dem Weg nach Norwegen.
By Guido Reinking

cenews – February 22, 2024. The huge overcapacities in China are to end up on the local continent. The factories' export quota is to be boosted by their own fleet of transport ships.

Honda e-Ny1.
By Jens Riedel

cenews – February 22, 2024. A well-known car manufacturer is making its second attempt to gain a foothold in the electric market with its latest model. However, its range and charging speed are mediocre at best.

VW Tiguan.
By Guido Reinking

cenews – February 22, 2024. After more than seven million units, the third generation of the compact SUV rolls out. New operating concept, more space and a choice of six drive systems.

Renault begleitet die Premiere des R 5 in Genf mit „5 Movements“, fünf Mobilitätentwürfen franzöischer Start-ups: elektrischer Schneescooter Moonbike von Nicolas Muron.

cenews – February 21, 2024. Mobility ideas from French start-ups will also be presented at the stand. These include a collapsible sailing dinghy, an electric snowmobile and a jet ski.

Dacia Spring.
By Walther Wuttke

cenews – February 21, 2024. The new body adapts to the current brand language. Fresh interior. It will continue to be the most affordable electric car in Europe. Drives remain unchanged.

Fiat Panda.

cenews – February 20, 2024. The Italians increased their sales last year by twelve percent to 1.35 million cars. Market leader in four countries. Ducato most popular van in Europe.

Porsche Panamera 4S E-Hybrid.

cenews – February 20, 2024. The optimized plug-in hybrids will be available from the second quarter. System output of 470 hp or 544 hp in the 4S. Up to 290 km/h fast. From 123,400 euros.

Cupra Born VZ.

cenews – February 20, 2024. The new top version VZ delivers 240 kW, develops 545 Nm and is capable of speeds of up to 200 km/h. Sports seats, optimized chassis and larger infotainment display.

DS Automobiles integriert Chat-GPT in seine Sprachsteuerung Iris.

cenews – February 20, 2024. Following a successful pilot phase, artificial intelligence will be integrated into all model ranges as standard. The chatbot starts automatically when the voice control is switched on.

Pkw-Neuzulassungen in der EU im Januar 2024 (engl.).

cenews – February 20, 2024. New registrations last month were twelve percent above the previous year's result. Germany was the main growth driver. VW remains the leading automotive group.

VW ID 7 Tourer.
By Frank Wald

cenews – February 19, 2024. The saloon is followed by the estate: like its combustion engine counterpart, the Passat Variant, the electric car offers space and load volume, but VW has also made improvements in terms of drive, range and infotainment

Cupra ist im Videospiel Fortnite mit einem Padelcourt vertreten.

cenews – February 19, 2024. The brand will have a padel court on the virtual gaming platform in future. A mixture of tennis and squash. A Born and a showroom can also be seen.

Noch getarnt: Prototyp des Alpine A290 in der Wintererprobung.

cenews – February 19, 2024. The new, all-electric Renault 5 gets a four-meter short performance version. Leather sports steering wheel with center marker and overtaking button like in Formula 1.

Elektromodelle von Hyundai: Ioniq 6, Kona Elektro und Ioniq 5 (von links).

cenews – February 19, 2024. As part of the "Spring Weeks" campaign, the brand is offering its three electric models with a promotional bonus of 7000 euros. The price of the Tucson is also being reduced for a limited period.

Kia Sorento.

cenews – February 19, 2024. The facelift includes a striking new front end, a larger panoramic display and the Highway Assist 2.0. More comfort. From 53,190 euros.

Die „Opel Post“ erschien erstmals 1949.

cenews – February 17, 2024. Opel celebrates a second anniversary in 2024: The employee newspaper was launched 75 years ago. Changing formats and layouts. Available on the Internet since 2013.

Audi RS 3 Sportback.
By Frank Wald

cenews – February 17, 2024. The spearhead of the A3 model series is a bank in terms of longitudinal and lateral dynamics, but also knows how to behave in everyday motoring with its discreet appearance and acoustics.

Mazda Innovation Space in Tokio.

cenews – February 16, 2024. Idea generators and potential business partners are to be found in the Innovation Space in Tokyo. Recruitment of specialists and development of new business areas.

VW ID 7 Tourer im Prototypen-Tarnkleid.

cenews – February 16, 2024. The electric 7 Series from VW will soon be available as an estate. A first look. What does the new edition of the Dacia Spring offer? Honda's second attempt with an electric car in a practical test.

Babboe-Lastenrad.

cenews – February 16, 2024. Dutch authority intervenes due to significant safety deficiencies. The manufacturer has discontinued sales in other countries. Recall campaign is being prepared.

Cupra Formentor VZ5, Final Edition „Enceladus“ (l) und „Century“.

cenews – February 16, 2024. Production of the top model with five cylinders and 390 hp ends with two limited edition models in an exclusive color scheme. 222 of each model will be built.

Das i-Cockpit im Peugeot 408.

cenews – February 16, 2024. The AI is integrated into the i-Cockpit and represents a significantly expanded range of services offered by the infotainment system. It knows the answers to many questions on the road.

Volkswagen AG.

cenews – February 16, 2024. The Indian group is also the first external partner to receive the unit cells and is planning five fully electric SUVs for the domestic market over the next few years.

Triumph Tiger 1200 Rally Pro.

cenews – February 15, 2024. The large Enduro receives a comprehensive update in April. Active seat lowering, smoother power delivery and improved running smoothness as well as more lean angle clearance.

Massimo Frascella.

cenews – February 15, 2024. Massimo Frascella is the new Head of Design at Audi. He replaces Marc Lichte after ten years and previously worked for Bertone, Ford, Kia and most recently JLR.

Stellantis.

cenews – February 15, 2024. Last year, the Group achieved a turnover of almost 190 billion euros and a record profit of 18.6 billion euros. The dividend is to amount to 1.55 euros.

Nissan Juke.
By Hans-Robert Richarz

cenews – February 14, 2024. Nissan is giving the Juke a model overhaul, in which yellow also plays an important role. The reversing camera will be standard in future. Two drive options.

Lancia Ypsilon, Sonderedition „Cassina“.
By Walther Wuttke

cenews – February 14, 2024. The "Cassina" introductory edition will soon be on the market in some countries. It will be Germany's turn next year. The electric car will be built in Spain.

CF Moto  450 RS S.

cenews – February 14, 2024. The RS S delivers 46 hp and comes with adjustable front wheel damping, traction control and a single-arm swingarm. On sale from May for just under 6900 euros plus additional costs.

Mercedes-Benz G-Klasse, Sonderedition „Stronger than Diamonds“.

cenews – February 14, 2024. Mercedes-Benz is launching an exclusive special edition of the off-road vehicle with 0.25 carat on the door pins. 300 vehicles will be built. The price is 175,000 euros.

Skoda Octavia RS.

cenews – February 14, 2024. The brand's bestseller receives an extensive model upgrade. New front and rear design, more sustainable materials, Chat-GPT and up to 265 hp.

Mini Cooper E.

cenews – February 14, 2024. The 135 kW three-door model is available at prices starting at 32,900 euros. From 0 to 100 km/h in 7.3 seconds. The WLTP range is 305 kilometers.

Porsche ist Automobil- und Mobilitätspartner des Golfturnriers The Amundi Evian Championship.

cenews – February 13, 2024. The sports car manufacturer is involved as a partner of the Amundi Evian Championchip in France and is providing both the shuttle cars and a hole-in-one car.

Ford Ranger MS-RT und Transit Custom MS-RT.

cenews – February 13, 2024. Special MS-RT edition with wider chassis, side skirts and spoiler. Dynamic accents are also set in the interior. Available from the middle of the year.

Skoda Scala (l.) und Kamiq.
By Guido Borck

cenews – February 13, 2024. Skoda revises the Scala and Kamiq. Sustainable materials, better lighting and a slightly more powerful three-cylinder engine with 115 hp. From 23,420 euros and 24,390 euros respectively.

Moto Guzzi V85 TT.

cenews – February 13, 2024. With the model revision, the well-known TT is joined by the more luxurious touring variant Travel and the road-oriented Strada as an entry-level version. From 12,499 euros.

GWM Ora 03 (vormals Ora Funky Cat) im Green-NCAP-Test.

cenews – February 13, 2024. Green NCAP sees the GWM Ora 03 (Ora Funky Cat) at the top. Tesla and VW are close behind. Opel and Skoda are the cleanest among combustion engines.

Stellantis-Werk Szentgotthard in Ungarn.

cenews – February 13, 2024. Production capacity for electric drive modules is to be increased at the Szentgotthard plant. Total investment of around 103 million euros.

Cupra Born, Sondermodell „Edition Dynamic“.

cenews – February 12, 2024. Special "Edition Dynamic" model offers sports bucket seats with massage function, Pilot M Pack and a saving of 2750 euros. Available for all drive variants.

Abarth 695, Sondermodell „75° Anniversario“.

cenews – February 12, 2024. The sports car brand celebrates its birthday with a special model. 1368 units of the 695 "75° Anniversario" will be built. Alcantara interior with carbon fiber bucket seats.

Opel Vivaro-e Hydrogen.

cenews – February 12, 2024. The car manufacturer plans to produce 5,000 fuel cell vehicles a year in future. The medium-sized vans of the four brands come from France, the large ones from Poland.

Ola Källenius.

cenews – February 12, 2024. Daimler boss Källenius: Product range is geared towards customer wishes: "Perhaps there was a little too much optimism in the entire industry, now there is more realism."

Aston Martin Vantage.

cenews – February 12, 2024. The output of the 4.0-liter V8 increases by 155 hp to 655 hp. 800 Nm of torque. It reaches 100 km/h in 3.5 seconds and has a top speed of 325 km/h.

„Nürnberger Motorradgeschichte“ von Thomas Reinwald.
By Jens Riedel

cenews – February 11, 2024. Thomas Reinwald recalls well-known and lesser-known manufacturers from the former two-wheeler stronghold in 60 chapters on 256 pages. 676 illustrations.

Elektro-Lkw an einer Schnellladesäule von E.ON Drive.

cenews – February 11, 2024. Germany now agrees in the European Council after all. The call for synthetic fuels to be taken into account is said to have been heard in Brussels.

DAF XD.

cenews – February 9, 2024. Almost 70,000 trucks were built in the two plants in the Netherlands and England last year. Strongest importer in Germany.

Renault 5 Prototype.

cenews – February 9, 2024. Renault presents its new electric car with the old model name. We talk to Nissan's head of Germany about the future of the brand. Ducati Desert X as a rally.

Mercedes-Benz Marco Polo (1984).

cenews – February 9, 2024. From the T 1 to the V-Class: Mercedes-Benz celebrates the milestone birthday of its camper van. It once stood 2.90 meters high, now only 1.98 meters, but still has one more sleeping place.

Abarth 600e.

cenews – February 9, 2024. The new model will initially be available in a limited introductory edition. With 176 kW, it is the brand's most powerful production vehicle to date. Suitable for families.

Genesis-Markenbotschafter Jacky Ickx.

cenews – February 8, 2024. The racing legend becomes a brand ambassador and works in an advisory capacity with chief designer Luc Donckerwolke and Hyundai's European development center.

Deutscher Stellantis-Sitz in Rüsselsheim.

cenews – February 8, 2024. The Group sold 17.6 percent more passenger cars and light commercial vehicles in the first month of the year. New registrations in Germany increased by 61 percent compared to January 2023

Nissan Interstar.

cenews – February 8, 2024. The sister model adopts all the innovations of the Renault Master. Up to 460 kilometers range with the large battery. Reduced air resistance, smaller turning circle.

Renault Symbioz.

cenews – February 8, 2024. The new C-segment SUV from Renault will be presented in the spring and is ten centimeters shorter than the Austral. The hybrid is expected to weigh less than 1.5 tons.

Bosch hat eine kostengünstige Technik entwickelt, mit der Dieselmotoren die aktuellen und ab 2020 gültigen Grenzwerte für Stickoxidemissionen deutlich unterschreiten.

cenews – February 7, 2024. 27 professors present a position paper for diesel and gasoline engines. They offer factual knowledge instead of biased and emotional reporting.

Peugeot.

cenews – February 7, 2024. In 17 countries, the brand achieved the highest market shares of the past 15 years. European market leader for electric cars in two segments.

Alfa Romeo Tributo Italiano.

cenews – February 7, 2024. The Tributo Italiano special series takes on the role of top equipment. Body optionally in one of the three national colors. The Milano becomes the brand's first electric car.

Seat feiert mit dem Sondermodell FR „Anniversary Edition“ (im Vordergrund) 40 Jahre Ibiza.

cenews – February 7, 2024. The "Anniversary Editon" for the 40th anniversary of the model series is based on the most popular FR equipment line. Exclusive exterior color and aluminum surfaces in the interior.

Porsche Taycan.

cenews – February 7, 2024. The new versions have more power, more range, accelerate faster and charge in less time. Up to 700 kW and up to 100 km/h in 2.4 seconds.

BMW 520d x-Drive Touring.

cenews – February 7, 2024. The new model generation will be launched in May and is almost ten centimeters longer than its predecessor. Two diesel engines, a plug-in hybrid and two electric drives.

Ford Puma.

cenews – February 7, 2024. Improvements have been made to the interior in particular. Sync now works twice as fast. Automatic cruise control. The electric version is to be launched this year.

Toyota Yaris.
By Hans-Robert Richarz

cenews – February 7, 2024. The small car gets a facelift, which is mainly reflected in the interior and the drive system. On request with slightly more powerful e-support 14 hp more.

Opel Combo Electric mit Intelli-Lux-Scheinwerfern.

cenews – February 6, 2024. As part of the model revision, the van and high-roof estate will be equipped with adaptive, glare-free LED matrix headlights and the new "Vizor" branded headlights.

Sterk 31 RC mit zwei Yamaha-Außenbordmotoren.

cenews – February 6, 2024. The German manufacturer's Open Sport Boat is available in two versions and can be ordered with either single or twin engines. Third model planned.

Mercedes-Benz CLE Cabriolet.

cenews – February 6, 2024. Prices start at 66,402 euros. One diesel and three all-wheel drive variants. The top model with six-cylinder engine delivers 381 hp. Tilt-adjustable display to prevent light reflections.

Jeep Renegade.

cenews – February 6, 2024. For the new model year, the compact off-roader is getting larger displays and more computing power. Hybrid versions will be more economical. From 30,800 euros.

Vredestein Ultrac Pro.

cenews – February 5, 2024. With the Ultrac Pro, Vredestein promises significantly higher performance. New tread compound and more resistant bead. Sizes from 18 to 24 inches.

Dacia Duster.

cenews – February 5, 2024. The new generation of the SUV comes onto the market in June. Three engines, all-wheel drive for an extra 2500 euros. Ordering starts in March.

Polestar 4.

cenews – February 4, 2024. A camera on the roof takes care of the rear view. The third model from the Geely brand will also be available in Europe from August. With a choice of 272 hp or 544 hp.

Porsche Taycan auf Reichweiten-Testfahrt in Kalifornien.

cenews – February 3, 2024. Four vehicles of the new generation were traveling at up to 120 km/h on the highway between Los Angeles and San Diego. Over 300 kW charging power for minutes on end.

„Centauro“ nennt der Künstler Paolo Troilo die von ihm gestaltete Ducati Streetfighter V4 Lamborghini Speciale Clienti.

cenews – February 2, 2024. The owner of a Huracán Evo designed by Paolo Troilo also had his Streetfighter V4 Lamborghini Speciale Clienti transformed into a rolling work of art.

Skoda Scala Monte Carlo.

cenews – February 2, 2024. Skoda has updated the Scala and the Kamiq both visually and technically, and Toyota has also given its Yaris an update. We are also on the road with the La Strada EB 4x4.

Dacia Sandrider.
By Guido Borck

cenews – February 2, 2024. The Romanian Renault subsidiary will take part in the Rally Raid Championship next year and also compete in the Dakar. Top-class driver team.

Produktionshallen für Elektroantriebe im BMW-Werk Steyr in Österreich.

cenews – February 1, 2024. Pre-series production will begin in Austria in the summer, followed by series production of the New Class from Munich in the fall of next year.

Der 75 PS starke Kreiskolbenmotor von Mazda dient im MX-30 e-Skyacic R-EV als Range Extender.

cenews – February 1, 2024. The company remains loyal to the technology concept and reactivates the "rotary engine development group". The focus is on use as a generator and CO2-neutral operation.

Unterzeichneten den Vertrag zur Lieferung eines elektrischen leichten Nutzfahrzeugs (v.l.): Hyundai-Präsident Jaehoon Chang, Ken Ramirez (bei Hyundai zuständig für Nutzfahrzeuge), Iveco-Chef Gerrit Marx und Luca Sra, bei Iveco zuständig für das Nutzfahrzeuggeschäft.

cenews – February 1, 2024. The van is based on the new e-LCV platform. Chassis and cab are adapted to market requirements in Europe. Premiere at the IAA Transportation.

AvD-Histo-Monte: Start eines Lancia Stratos Gr. 4.

cenews – February 1, 2024. The classic car rally starts next week in Rothenburg ob der Tauber. Walter Röhrl lines up on the last day with an Audi Sport Quattro. 20 Porsches at the start.

Ford Mustang GT.

cenews – February 1, 2024. The seventh generation of the iconic sports car is stronger, more angular and more digital. Prices start at 59,900 euros. The top-of-the-range "Dark Horse" model delivers 453 hp.

Nio-Deutschland-Geschäftsführer Marius Hayler.
By Guido Reinking

cenews – February 1, 2024. Following the disappointing sales figures to date, the Chinese car manufacturer is working on a small car project and going the retail route.

Citroën ë-C3.

cenews – February 1, 2024. The small electric car, which will be available from early summer, has a range of 300 kilometers, can be charged with up to 100 kW and will be available in an even cheaper basic version in 2025.

Renault Master E-Tech Electric.

cenews – January 31, 2024. The new edition of the van is said to be over 27 percent more economical than its predecessor. Aerodynamically optimized. Two battery sizes and two power levels.

Volvo FM Low Entry.

cenews – January 31, 2024. The newly developed model with a low cab is primarily designed as a refuse collection or fire department vehicle for the city. Range of up to 200 kilometers.

Getarnter Mini Aceman auf Erprobungsfahrt.

cenews – January 31, 2024. The 4.08 meter long four-door crossover is positioned between the Cooper and the Countryman and currently has to prove itself in desert conditions.

Täuschend echt: Ducati-Konfigurator mit fotorealistischer und hochauflösender Darstellung.

cenews – January 30, 2024. Deceptively real: photorealistic representation of your dream motorcycle with changeable views and backgrounds as well as lots of accessories. Quick snapshot to download.

Das Schweizer Unternehmen Helion übernahm 100 VW ID Buzz Cargo als Servicefahrzeuge.

cenews – January 30, 2024. The Swiss company Helion is converting its service fleet to the VW ID Buzz Cargo. The charging infrastructure has been expanded. Solar power ensures CO2-neutral operation.

Toyota GR Yaris „Ogier Edition“ (links) und „Rovanperä Edition“.

cenews – January 30, 2024. Two exclusive edition models were developed together with rally drivers Sébastien Ogier and Kalle Rovanperä. Special driving modes and special details.

Peugeot E-3008.

cenews – January 30, 2024. In the new E-3008, the eight years do not just apply to the battery. Chat-GPT is integrated into the i-Cockpit in all models. New partnership to protect the wilderness.

cenews – January 30, 2024. Automobile Association President Hildegard Müller calls for reforms instead of regulation and more strategic foresight for a successful transformation of the economy.

Stellantis fertig auch die Brennstoffzellenvarianten seiner mittelgroßen Transporter Citroën ë-Jumpy, Fiat E-Scudo, Opel/Vauxhall Vivaro Electric und Peugeot E-Expert in industrieller Serienproduktion.

cenews – January 30, 2024. The eight models of the four Group commercial vehicle brands are built in France and Poland. A range of up to 500 kilometers and a refueling time of four to five minutes.

Opel Corsa Electric.

cenews – January 30, 2024. The brand increased its global sales by 15 percent. The Corsa remains the bestseller and was the best-selling car in Greece. A quarter more commercial vehicles.

Ford Transit Connect PHEV.

cenews – January 30, 2024. The compact delivery van will be available with the new drive system from the summer. 150 hp system output and a standard electric range of up to 110 kilometers.

Audi Q7.

cenews – January 30, 2024. The large SUV rolls into the new model year with a fresh front and rear end, changeable lighting designs and more extensive equipment. Prices start at 79,300 euros.

Lexus ist offizieller Automobilpartner der ATP Tour.

cenews – January 29, 2024. The brand is once again the official automotive and platinum partner of the ATP Tour in 2024. Its presence will be significantly expanded this year with 14 tournaments.