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Former MotoGP champion Nicky Hayden dies

The hospital treating 2006 MotoGP World Champion Nicky Hayden has confirmed that the 35-year old passed away late Monday May 22nd evening following a car accident last week

The Hulk to debut new Renault Megane RS in Monaco

Renault has confirmed previous reports that its much teased and spied Megane RS will make its first public debut this coming Friday May 26th as part of the Monaco Grand Prix build-up with current Formula 1 driver team driver Nico Hulkenberg behind the wheel

Ford confirms Hackett as new CEO

Former Steelcase Chief Executive Jim Hackett was officially announced as new CEO of Ford Motor Company on Monday following the Detroit giants surprise sacking of Mark Fields after a mere three years

REPORT Ford CEO axed in wake of tumbling sales

Ford Motor Company is expected to make an official announcement soon following a report by Forbes that its CEO Mark Fields had been axed in favour of its Smart Mobility division head James Hackett

Volkswagen up GTI officially detailed

First shown towards the end of last year and even tested on local soil Volkswagen has finally revealed its long awaited up GTI set to make its official public debut at the annual GTI fan meet on the banks of Lake Wrthersee in Austria next week

GMSA exit sparks worry as trade union and opposition party weigh in

The National Union of Metal Workers Numsa and Democratic Alliance DA have expressed concern over General Motors decision to exit South Africa describing it as shocking and a vote of no confidence in the government

Fiat debuts striking Punto successor in Brazil

With the local launch of its revived Tipo last week Fiat Brazil has now taken the covers off the long awaited successor to the aged Punto in the form of the new Argo

Volvo boss says diesels days are numbered

Volvo has hinted that it could stop the development of diesel engines as early 2023 in favour of plug-in hybrid and electric cars

GM pulls the plug on SA operations Isuzu to take over

General Motors South Africa GMSA has announced its exist from the South African automotive landscape at the end of 2017 also bringing to an end the sales of Chevrolet vehicles

Updated Peugeot 308 GTI leaked online

Unveiled nearly three weeks ago after leaking online last month a single image of the new Peugeot 308 GTI has gone live following an apparent accidental slip by the French companys Spanish division