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MG’s flagship HS SUV was the UK’s best-selling car in the first month of 2023 but Volkswagen registrations exceeded closest rival Ford by 36% to start the year as the biggest selling brand.
The Ford Ecosport is the best-selling vehicle in Croatia in January. New car sales in Croatia gain 12.6% year-on-year in January to 3,346 units. Brand leader Volkswagen (+12.7%) matches the market to remain in the lead with 11.7% share. Ford (+154.4%) manages a very impressive lift and lands in 2nd
BMW ranks #2 in Luxembourg in January. The Luxembourg new car market gains 12.9% year-on-year in January to 3,726 sales. Volkswagen (+19.3%) beats the market to manage 13.4% share, well above the 11.8% it commanded over the Full Year 2022. BMW (+63%) displays fantastic health and repeats at #2 for t
Elke Temme, who leads the Charging and Energy business unit at VW, is stepping down for personal reasons. She will be taking a three-month sabbatical, after which she will be available to the Volkswagen Group part time until the end of the year. Giovanni Palazzo, President and CEO of Electrify…
Robert Barrosa will become Electrify America's president and CEO June 1. Palazzo will join Electrify America parent company Volkswagen Group on July 1.