Business

BMW invests in natural fibres
​BMW is invested in a future of high-performance composites made from natural materials – could your next car contain plant fibres?
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BMW acquires Alpina
​BMW has enjoyed a fruitful relationship with the Alpina brand for over half a century, now it has purchased the Buchloe manufacturer officially making it part of the BMW Group.
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BMW buys Alpina
​BMW has acquired the performance Alpina brand, almost 60 years after the Buchloe-based company produced its first upgrade for a production BMW model
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Auto artists for Ukraine
​You'll have been watching the horror unfold in Ukraine over the past few weeks, probably wondering what you can do to help
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Castrol supports fastest Minis
​Thrilling racing assured in 2022 as big names continue their support
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Mint and boxed!
​British Motor Heritage (BMH) subsidiary Tex Automotive is now offering an ever-increasing range of enthusiast car parts and accessories, not to mention a mouth-watering selection of rare or, in some cases, unique ‘mint and boxed’ model cars.
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The DrivesToday Inquisition: Great lost EV pioneer Henrik Fisker
​‘Kale without dressing? No thanks’ After ups and downs, Fisker now has a breakthrough car – what took boss Henrik so long?
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A new communications focus for Porsche Classic
​It may seem like it took Porsche a long while to come around to the idea of celebrating and supporting its legacy models
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From a Ford Model T to a Mach-E in a lifetime
​Harold Baggott, now 101, had his first taste of getting behind the wheel of the Model T aged 10, driving the family’s milkman’s delivery float on a farm.
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Pastures new - three key players move to new roles outside AML
​There have been three significant departures from AML in the past few months, with Miles Nürnberger (director of design), Matt Becker (chief engineer, vehicle attribute engineering) and David King
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Can Land Rover save the Discovery brand?
So Land Rover is planning new Defender variants in addition to the current model and the Range Rover line-up will be four models strong – but the Discovery will remain a two-model family. Where does that leave the Discovery brand, then?
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The end of used spares on eBay?
​New draconian legislation threatens used spares market
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Rimac buys Bugatti
​Porsche-backed venture sees Zuffenhausen acquire a 45% stake in the prestigious French manufacturer
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VW, BMW and Daimler colluded over AdBlue emissions
​The Volkswagen Group and BMW have been fined £725 million by the European Commission for collusion around curbing the implementation of AdBlue emissions-reducing technology.
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David Brown Automotive opens London Showroom
​David Brown Automotive, makers of the Speedback GT and Mini Remastered, has expanded from Silverstone into central London with a new showroom in the prestigious St John’s Wood area.
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Number plate UK replaces GB
​We’ve come to expect frequent change from government in recent times but the latest change to the UK number plate regulations comes less than six months after the Euro flag was outlawed on new plates in favour of a national flag and the ‘GB’ lettering.
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Petrol E10 is here: what do you need to know?
​It’s been a long time coming and there’s been much discussion within the classic car world about it, but E10 fuel is now in the forecourt pumps and the government advertisements have started appearing on billboards.
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Spares day at Stoneleigh
After the inevitable COVID induced sabbatical, International Jaguar Spares Day returns to the Stoneleigh Park exhibition centre on October 24th.
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