Mercedes recalls 3m diesel cars over emissions problems

Practically every brand-new Mercedes-Benz diesel cars and other vehicles purchased in the UK throughout the past 6 years is being recalled to enhance their emissions efficiency.

Germany’s Daimler, maker of automobiles, stated the procedure to decrease nitrogen oxide (NOx) output, which will cost the business about EUR220m (₤ 195m), would include no charge to owners. Continue reading

Volvo cars to be electric or hybrid by 2019

All brand-new automobiles released by Volvo from 2019 onwards will be partly or totally battery-powered, in exactly what the business called a “historical end” to developing designs that just have an internal combustion engine.

In between 2019 and 2021, the company will present 5 100% electrical designs, and guarantee the rest of its standard gas and diesel variety has a hybrid engine of some type. It is the very first significant producer to make such a vibrant relocation. Continue reading