Five reasons the car industry is struggling

  • By EvaLawrence
  • By December 06, 19

News that Ford plans to close its Bridgend plant next year, with the loss of 1,700 jobs, is just the latest in a series of blows for the UK car industry.

In February, Honda said it would close its Swindon plant by 2021, with the loss of about 3,500 roles, while Jaguar Land Rover and Nissan are also cutting production and...

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Jaguar Land Rover and BMW join forces on electric cars

  • By EvaLawrence
  • By December 06, 19

The car giants said they would work together to develop electric motors, transmissions and power electronics.

Both firms have struggled to maintain profit margins amid falling car sales and higher costs as well as the need to invest in future technologies.

Car firms ar...

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