Renault-Nissan sales close to 10 million in 2016

Renault-Nissan said Wednesday it sold nearly 10 million vehicles worldwide as the group faces up to accusations that Renault participated in an emissions scandal. Renault-Nissan, which has aspirations to become one of the world’s top three carmakers behind Volkswagen and Toyota, said in statement that unit sales jumped by nearly 17 percent to 9.96 million […]

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Volvo predicts record sales in 2017

Swedish carmaker Volvo, owned by Chinese group Geely, predicts a bright future after reporting a healthy profit rise in 2016 thanks to record sales and stronger finances. Net profit soared by 90 percent to 5.94 billion kronor ($628 million) while sales climbed by ten percent to 164.04 billion kronor, Volvo Cars said in a statement. […]

3D-printed bridge opened in Madrid

World’s first 3D-printed bridge opened in Madrid

A Madrid park made history with the installation of the first ever pedestrian bridge created from a 3D printer. The pioneering bridge was created by a team from the Institute of Advanced Architecture of Catalonia, a Barcelona-based research and education center that worked with a contingent of architects, mechanical and structural engineers, and municipal representatives […]


Record year for Ferrari as brand turns 70

Italian luxury carmaker Ferrari said last week it had achieved record profits in 2016, bolstered by strong demand for its supercharged 488 sports cars, a fillip to the “prancing horse” firm as it prepares to turn 70. The company announced better than expected net profits soared 38 percent to 400 million euros ($430 million), 110 […]