Opel announces discontinuation of Cascada, but no word from Buick.
PARIS — French carmaker PSA, maker of Peugeot and Citroen cars, will launch a car-sharing service in Washington, D.C., at the end of October, a senior PSA executive said on Tuesday. PSA will initially use 600 Chevrolet cars in Washington, Brigitte Courtehoux, director of mobility services at PSA, said at the Paris Motor Show. PSA has said that it intends to use car-sharing as a way to reintroduce its own brands back into the U.S. marketplace, after pulling out of the States in 1991. The
A fully electric Corsa is part of the plan.
The carmaker has allegedly already decided which French brand would be sold in the States.
Gunning for economies of scale in building 5 million vehicles.
General Motors' Opel division gives the Pope an Ampera-E as part of a broader effort to make the Vatican's transportation more environmentally sustainable.
Not your father's Buick, er, Opel.
GM bids goodbye to automobile production in Europe with the sale of Opel-Vauxhall.
PSA's purchase of the Opel/Vauxhall division from General Motors is expected to be officially announced on Monday.