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Stellantis: PSA and FCA announce completion of their merger

Stellantis: PSA and FCA announce completion of their merger

PSA and FCA have now completed their merger, paving the way for the creation of Stellantis. The new group's ordinary shares will start trading on Euronext in Paris and Mercato Telematico Azionario in Milan on January 18, and on the New York Stock Exchange on January 19, both under the symbol "STLA".

PSA sold a total of 120,000 e-vehicles in 2020

PSA sold a total of 120,000 e-vehicles in 2020

The PSA Group recorded around 120,000 new registrations for electrified models in 2020, one of the reasons it met European CO2 targets, but the French company's total sales slumped 27.8 percent to 2.51 million cars in the crisis year compared to 2019.

Atos to electrify entire corporate fleet by the end of 2024

Atos to electrify entire corporate fleet by the end of 2024

IT services provider Atos has announced that it will fully electrify its nearly 5,500 company cars by the end of 2024, with Atos choosing Renault and Stellantis as its main suppliers of battery-electric and plug-in hybrid electric vehicles.

Peugeot unveils FC transporter e-Expert Hydrogen

Peugeot unveils FC transporter e-Expert Hydrogen

After Opel presented the fuel cell version of its Vivaro van model called Vivaro-e Hydrogen a few days ago, group competitor Peugeot now presents its e-Expert Hydrogen, which adopts the technology and is thus also supposed to offer a range of over 400 km according to WLTP.

Fiat to become electric car brand by 2030

Fiat to become electric car brand by 2030

While Smart only offers electric cars, other manufacturers such as Volvo, Jaguar and even Mini have at least announced a switch to e-cars, and now Fiat is also set to become an all-electric car brand by 2030.

BEV ambitions at Stellantis' US brand Dodge

BEV ambitions at Stellantis' US brand Dodge

Stellantis Group-owned car brand Dodge is working on its fastest model yet - an electric car - according to a media report, and it's said to be one of at least six BEVs as well as several plug-in hybrids that will be launched under brands owned by the former FCA Group.

Stellantis to build e-van at UK plant

Stellantis to build e-van at UK plant

The Vauxhall plant in Ellesmere Port (including the Opel Astra) is to become an electric site: Stellantis has announced that it will turn the plant into a production site for battery-electric commercial vehicles and passenger car models for the Vauxhall, Opel, Peugeot and Citroën brands.

Peugeot unveils hybrid race car for Le Mans return

Peugeot unveils hybrid race car for Le Mans return

The French carmaker has unveiled the Peugeot 9X8 hypercar, a hybrid race car that the French hope will compete in the 24 Hours of Le Mans and the World Endurance Championship WEC from 2022.

Stellantis invests 30 billion euros in electromobility

Stellantis invests 30 billion euros in electromobility

Stellantis has unveiled its new electric strategy, with the multi-brand group aiming for 70 percent of its sales in Europe and 40 percent in the U.S. to come from "low emission vehicles" by 2030. One step along the way, Opel will become an electric brand in Europe by 2028.

More Stellantis brands go all-electric

More Stellantis brands go all-electric

Stellantis gave new details on its electrification strategy when it presented its first-half financials, saying DS Automobiles will launch only pure BEVs from 2024, while Alfa Romeo is set to become a pure electric car brand from 2027.

US car companies plan 40 to 50 percent electric cars by 2030

US car companies plan 40 to 50 percent electric cars by 2030

Car companies General Motors, Ford and Stellantis have announced in a joint statement that they plan to achieve between 40 and 50 percent of their sales in the U.S. with BEVs, PHEVs and FCEVs by 2030, a sales target apparently wrested from the automakers by U.S. President Joe Biden.

Opel launches a spin-off of the Citroën Ami in autumn

Opel launches a spin-off of the Citroën Ami in autumn

Opel has unveiled its own offshoot of the Citroën Ami electric two-seater light vehicle. The Opel Rocks-e will be available to order online or through direct sales at select Opel dealers in Germany starting this fall, with other markets to follow in 2022.

Stellantis outlines e-future of DS

Stellantis outlines e-future of DS

Stellantis brand DS Automobiles has given the first details of its next two BEV models - including one based on the group's new STLA Medium platform, while the other e-model is basically already known.

Opel launches new Astra also as electric car

Opel launches new Astra also as electric car

Opel will also offer the new Astra as an all-electric model from 2023, the manufacturer has now announced at the official presentation of the sixth generation of the model. Before launching as a BEV, plug-in hybrids are available for the new Astra in two performance levels.

Citroën ë-Berlingo and Peugeot e-Partner available for order

Citroën ë-Berlingo and Peugeot e-Partner available for order

A few days after the Opel Combo-e Cargo, the two sister models Citroën ë-Berlingo panel van and Peugeot e-Partner are now also available to order in Germany. The variants of the two French brands are even slightly cheaper than the Opel.

Leasys to convert short-term rental fleet by end of 2027

Leasys to convert short-term rental fleet by end of 2027

Stellantis subsidiary Leasys has unveiled its electric mobility strategy. One measure is that the vehicle fleet for short-term rentals is to be completely converted to e-drives by the end of 2027. However, it remains open how large the e-share of the total fleet is to become.

Stellantis plans European charging network with 15,000 sites

Stellantis plans European charging network with 15,000 sites

Stellantis has announced the development of a European charging network in cooperation with the Italian company TheF Charging, which is to comprise more than 15,000 sites with a total of two million parking spaces and be open to the public by 2025.

Voltia to bring XL transporter based on Stellantis in 2022

Voltia to bring XL transporter based on Stellantis in 2022

Electric vehicle converter Voltia has announced the launch of five new electric XL van models. The new 11-cubic metre vans are based on the Stellantis platform for Peugeot, Citroën, Opel, Vauxhall and Toyota vehicles.

Fiat launches two BEV vans

Fiat launches two BEV vans

Stellantis has announced the launch of two new Fiat models that will also be launched as pure electric vehicles. Specifically, these are a van and a van. The names are well known: Ulysse for the van, Scudo for the van.

Peugeot to become an e-only brand by 2030 - in Europe

Peugeot to become an e-only brand by 2030 - in Europe

Peugeot is set to become an all-electric car maker in Europe by 2030, according to brand boss Linda Jackson, but outside Europe Peugeot plans to continue offering internal combustion engine models beyond 2030.

Amazon orders "thousands" of Ram ProMaster BEVs

Amazon orders "thousands" of Ram ProMaster BEVs

Amazon will be the first commercial customer for the new ProMaster BEV, an offshoot of the Stellantis-branded Ram electric Fiat Ducato, coming to the U.S. market in 2023. The company has confirmed the order, but many details are not yet known.

Fiat apparently considering comeback of Panda as electric model family

Fiat apparently considering comeback of Panda as electric model family

Fiat may be bringing back the Panda as a model family as part of its plan to become an all-electric car brand by 2030, with a subcompact, SUV and possibly other variants also planned to be offered with electric powertrains in the next five years, according to a British media report.

Stellantis names concrete end of combustion engine at Fiat

Stellantis names concrete end of combustion engine at Fiat

Stellantis gave new details on its electrification strategy when it presented its 2021 financials, and what's new is that Fiat and Abarth will become BEV-only brands in Europe from 2027.

Fiat shows minibus E-Ulysse

Fiat shows minibus E-Ulysse

Fiat has unveiled the all-electric E-Ulysse, which will be available to order in Italy, Germany, France and Austria from this month and will go on sale in May. While the e-drive is familiar, as usual there are a variety of interior configurations for such models.

Changes to the ADAC Opel e-Rally Cup

Changes to the ADAC Opel e-Rally Cup

For the second season, the organisers have announced some changes for the ADAC Opel e-Rally Cup. For the season starting in May 2022, there will be some improvements in detail and a much more international orientation of the e-race series.

Onto orders 700 Corsa-e and Mokka-e

Onto orders 700 Corsa-e and Mokka-e

UK electric car subscription service Onto has ordered a further 700 electric cars to its fleet, 700 Corsa-e and Mokka-e from Vauxhall, which are now available to book through Onto.

Stellantis and Toyota cooperate on large e-transporter

Stellantis and Toyota cooperate on large e-transporter

Stellantis and Toyota have announced an expansion of their partnership to include a new large van for European markets, scheduled for mid-2024, which will also get a battery-electric version.

Fiat E-Doblo: Another offshoot of the Stellantis panel vans

Fiat E-Doblo: Another offshoot of the Stellantis panel vans

Fiat has unveiled the new generation of the Doblo and E-Doblo, with the passenger car variant launching exclusively with an all-electric powertrain and the van version coming in either a combustion or electric model.