Category : Feature

New Zealand’s car market in focus

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New Zealand capital Wellington has the distinction of being the southern-most capital city in the world, located near the southern tip of the North Island on Cook Strait, which separates the two major islands …

Focus on New Zealand's car markets

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New Zealand has been going quietly about its business over the past few years with strong economic growth and further growth predicted of 3% in 2016 and 2.7% in 2017. The unemployment rate …

Car sharing to trigger reduction in car sales

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Continued growth in car sharing, particularly in Asia, more car sharing company mergers, while others will leave the business, the development of deliveries by aircraft drones, more technology companies becoming involved in automotive manufacturing …

Can autonomous cars bring us freedom?

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For the busy executive, salesman or businessman autonomous cars will be a life changer – an opportunity to give time back to people. That’s the view of Anders Eugensson, director of government affairs …

Business car or mobility package?

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Instead of discussing the finer points of operational leasing agreements they seem to be rather more inclined to focus on car-sharing along with mobility packages that include everything from tram tickets to bicycle rental. …

Driving in Ireland

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If you drive in the Republic of Ireland, there are many similarities to driving in the UK, not least that in both countries, cars are driven on the left side of the road and …

Focus on Ireland: Return of the Celtic Tiger?

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With a population of around 4.8m, the Republic of Ireland is one of the smaller countries in Europe, forming the bulk of the island of Ireland after the country was partitioned in 1922. Ulster …

Electric future for Stuttgart

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Risk IFW June16 All new cars acquired by the city of Stuttgart will be electric from now on, says Fritz Kuhn, the German city’s Lord Mayor. “Sustainable mobility is a key issue for …

Focus on South Africa: Slow growth, high potential

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South Africa has produced motor vehicles since the 1920s, mainly through assembly operations for overseas manufacturers and this is the basis of the motor industry in the country today. The Automotive Production and Development …

Driving in Sweden

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If you are required to drive in Sweden for business, you will be lucky enough to drive in a country with excellent roads, comprehensive signage and polite drivers. But there are some things that …