The lion roars – Peugeot unveils new brand identity

Peugeot says the new visual language “reflects its bold electrification strategy and its desire to enhance the ownership experience through pioneering new technologies”. The new Peugeot logo features a new take on the Peugeot lion, with a roaring lion’s head inside a new Peugeot coat of arms. 

IONIQ 5 opens up new electric future for Hyundai

Hyundai Motor Company has launched the IONIQ 5 midsize CUV. As the first model in Hyundai’s new IONIQ brand dedicated to battery electric vehicles (BEV), and says the IONIQ 5 “sets the benchmark to redefine the electric mobility lifestyle with sustainable and innovative features”.

Long-range PHEV heads new Mercedes C-Class line-up

Mercedes has launched the latest generation of C-Class saloons and estates. Since the introduction of the still-current generation in 2014, over 2.5 million saloon and estate models have been sold. All in all, over 10.5 million Mercedes-Benz cars in this category have been delivered to customers since 1982.

New Nissan Qashqai breaks cover

Nissan has unveiled its all-new, third generation Qashqai. As with the two previous generations, the design for the all-new Nissan Qashqai came out of Nissan’s European Design Studio in London, UK.

British Gas van fleet goes electric

British Gas has announced that it is ordering 2,000 new all-electric Vivaro-e vans from Vauxhall and has introduced plans never to purchase another combustion engine vehicle.

Ford goes all-in on EVs in Europe

Ford today is making a commitment to go all-in on its electric passenger vehicles in Europe and to substantially grow and electrify its leading commercial vehicle business.

Servicing plans from £6 per month for electric MGs

MG is now offering its EV customers a full service plan from just £6 a month. “Our mobile phones are paid monthly. Our favourite boxset streaming service is paid monthly. So why pay for your car’s servicing any differently?,” said MG’s Head of Aftersales, Harvey France. “Owners can now spread their running costs with our new pay monthly service plans from MG”.

New hybrid Honda HR-V unveiled

Honda has unveiled the latest generation of its HR-V compact SUV, available with a two-motor e:HEV powertrain as standard for the first time. According to Honda, the all-new HR-V “delivers exceptional hybrid efficiency and advanced safety and technology features, all incorporated into a bold and sleek coupe-inspired form designed to enhance the class-leading interior space and comfort the nameplate is known for”.