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Tesla chose Berlin over Britain due to Brexit concerns

'Brexit made it too risky to put a Gigafactory in the UK'

Germany on Wednesday hailed Tesla's decision to build its first European factory in the country, days after the government said it would boost subsidies for buyers of electrics cars. German Economy Minister Peter Altmaier called the announcement a "glorious success" for the country's attractiveness as an auto industry location, especially in the race to develop and produce electric cars and batteries.

U.K. carmakers urge Brexit delay rather than no-deal exit

'Leaving without a deal would be the worst outcome'

Britain should delay Brexit beyond Oct. 31 rather than leave the European Union without a deal, which would be particularly harmful to large carmakers, the head of the sector's industry body told Reuters on Friday. As Britain spins towards an election, Brexit remains up in the air more than three years after Britons voted to leave the world's biggest trading bloc in a 2016 referendum leading to the country's biggest political crisis in decades. The autos sector, the country's biggest exporter

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Automakers warn next British prime minister not to pull a no-deal Brexit

Consequences would be 'seismic,' yet both men in line say they would

Consequences would be 'seismic,' yet both men in line say they would.

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BMW's Mini plant closes for 4 weeks for the Brexit that didn't happen

On a Brexit break whether Brexiting or not

On a Brexit break whether Brexiting or not.

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British carmakers facing hard choices as the clock ticks toward Brexit

Aston Martin and Vauxhall are vastly different companies, but facing similar challenges

Aston Martin and Vauxhall are vastly different companies, but facing similar challenges.

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Honda confirms it's closing its only British car plant as Brexit looms

Honda says Brexit isn't a factor, but everyone else seems to think it is

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Honda reportedly will close car plant in UK with loss of 3,500 jobs

Brexit is said not to be a factor; plant builds Civic Hatchback, Type R

Brexit is said not to be a factor; plant builds Civic Hatchback, Type R

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Ford figures no-deal Brexit could cost it $1 billion

A big blow in a market where Ford is already struggling

A big blow in a market where Ford is already struggling.

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Jaguar Land Rover to cut thousands of UK jobs

Trouble with diesel, China — and once again, Brexit's a big problem

Trouble with diesel, China — and once again, Brexit's a big problem.

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British automakers take costly precautions as Brexit 'no deal' fears grow

Expensive precautions in an industry that employs 850,000 Brits

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Aston Martin speeds ahead with October IPO worth perhaps $6.7 billion

CEO says investor interest has been 'unprecedented' so far

CEO says investor interest has been 'unprecedented' so far.

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British automaker group meets with EU, says Brexit could cost billions

'Our industry is deeply integrated across both sides of the Channel'

'Our industry is deeply integrated across both sides of the Channel.'

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A 'no-deal' Brexit would make driving in Europe harder

Britons would have to get an international license to drive in Europe

Britons would have to get an international license to drive in Europe

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Jaguar Land Rover CEO: Wrong Brexit deal will cost thousands of UK jobs

He thinks JLR might close its factories there altogether

He thinks JLR might close its factories there altogether.

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Jaguar Land Rover to cut output and jobs due to Brexit, diesel slump

'Headwinds impacting the car industry' prompt change

Britain's biggest carmaker Jaguar Land Rover will cut around 1,000 jobs and production at two of its English factories due to a fall in sales caused by uncertainty around Brexit and confusion over diesel policy, a source told Reuters.

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Mini may not build electric cars in England due to Brexit

Oxford has competition from the Netherlands and Germany.

The car industry in England is concerned about the effect any loss of unfettered access to the EU, its largest export market, could have on plants after Brexit.

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Tesla won't let Brexit raise its UK prices, for now

Price increase is delayed for two weeks.

Buy now, or hope that the pound rebounds soon.

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Tesla looking for a possible UK location after setting foot in Germany

F1 know-how has left Elon Musk impressed, Brexit a non-issue

Musk also says Tesla is planning to build gigafactories in Europe at the earliest convenience.

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Why this weird Korean crossover brand could succeed in the US

Price is the key for Ssangyong.

Could Ssangyong succeed in the US? While its lineup has just the sort of vehicles Americans crave, they're almost all diesel-powered with standard manual transmissions – at least the journalists will be happy.

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Jeremy Clarkson wants Brits to roll up sleeves after Brexit

After some "despair and moaning," Clarkson says, it's time to move on.

Following the UK's decision to leave the European Union, Jeremy Clarkson took to Twitter with some unusually sage advice.

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