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2018 Toyota Prius

Geely and Toyota in talks over hybrid tech

Toyota and Geely are in talks over possible cooperation in the area of hybrid technology, the automakers confirmed Thursday to Reuters. The confirmation comes after media reports in China claimed the two were already working together on hybrid tech and were due to make an announcement soon... read more

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Alleged patent drawing for Lotus SUV - Image via PC Auto

Lotus planning more than one SUV

It's a brave new world. As automakers bend to consumers' love of utility vehicles, numerous brands have jumped aboard the SUV bandwagon—even Lotus. We knew the British... read more April 26, 2018 by


 
2019 Volvo XC40 First Drive

Could Volvo get its engines from Daimler?

Mercedes-Benz parent company Daimler supplying engines to Volvo could be just one area of cooperation following the February deal that saw Li Shufu, the owner of Volvo parent... read more April 20, 2018 by


 
2018 Lynk & Co. 03 spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2018 Lynk & Co. 03 spy shots

Chinese automaker Geely in 2016 launched the new brand Lynk & Co. with a compact SUV called the 01. A prototype for Lynk & Co.’s second model, a compact sedan... read more March 15, 2018 by


 
2019 Mercedes-Benz G Class, 2018 Detroit auto show

Mercedes overtakes Toyota as most valuable car brand in influential study

Mercedes-Benz is now the most valuable automotive brand in the world. That's according to the latest study conducted by Brand Finance. The German automaker edged out Toyota... read more March 11, 2018 by


 
Mercedes-Benz Generation EQ concept, 2016 Paris auto show

Geely buys 9.7 percent of Daimler in $9B deal

Having just acquired Terrafugia, Lotus, and a sizable stake in Proton, holding company Zhejiang Geely’s international buying spree doesn’t look to be slowing down... read more February 25, 2018 by


 
Teaser for Volvo Trucks electric urban delivery vehicle

Volvo Trucks plans electric delivery vehicle for 2019

Not to be left out of the push for electric and electrified commercial vehicles, Volvo Trucks announced Tuesday that it will begin selling electric trucks in Europe in 2019... read more January 24, 2018 by


 
Volvo VNL-series semi-trailer truck

Geely buying spree continues with $3.26B stake in Volvo truck manufacturer

After adding Lotus, Terrafugia and a sizeable stake in Proton to its portfolio last year, holding company Zhejiang Geely is ringing in the new year with an 8.2 percent stake... read more January 2, 2018 by


 
2017 Lotus Evora Sport 410 (European spec)

Lotus wants to take on Ferrari with new models

Lotus is best known for its track-focused vehicles as of recent, but one day, the brand's new Chinese owner wants it to rival Ferrari and Porsche. So said the chief of Geely... read more December 3, 2017 by


 
Terrafugia TF-X

Terrafugia sold to Geely, promises flying car by 2019

Zhejiang Geely, the Chinese holding company that controls the Volvo, Lynk & Co., Geely and Lotus brands, announced on Monday plans to fully acquire American flying car... read more November 14, 2017 by


 
2018 Lotus Evora GT430

China’s Geely completes acquisition of Lotus

Zhejiang Geely Holding Group in May agreed to purchase 51 percent of Lotus, giving the Chinese automaker a sports car brand to sit alongside its other brands which include... read more September 29, 2017 by


 
2016 Lotus Elise Race 250

Lotus shocks, heads toward profitability as fiscal year closes

Lotus has pulled a money-laden rabbit from its top hat. With the results of its 2016/2017 fiscal year, Lotus Group International Limited's operations are heading toward... read more August 11, 2017 by


 
2017 Lotus Exige Sport 380

Lotus cars could be built in China, says new owner Geely

China’s Zhejiang Geely, the holding company that owns the Volvo, Lynk & Co and Geely car brands, entered a deal in May to acquire a 51 percent in stake Lotus from... read more June 29, 2017 by


 
2017 Volvo S60 and V60 Polestar

Future Volvos may benefit from Lotus suspension tuning

Lotus has a long history in engineering and building precise, sharp-handling cars. Now, as Lotus and parent company Proton, are in the process of being acquired by Chinese... read more May 26, 2017 by


 
2016 Lotus Exige Sport 350

Geely agrees to purchase major stake in Lotus, Proton

China’s Zhejiang Geely Holding Group, the company that owns the Volvo, Lynk & Co and Geely car brands, on Wednesday agreed to purchase 49.9 percent of Lotus parent... read more May 23, 2017 by


 
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Report: Geely, PSA Group compete for Lotus parent Proton

Malaysian conglomerate DRB-Hicom is looking to offload its majority stake in fellow Malaysian firm Proton and two of the potential bidders are reported to be China’s... read more February 21, 2017 by


 
 

 
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