Ford Will Shutter U.K. Engine Plant, Extending String of Closures Across Europe

Ford Motor Co. is planning to close a U.K. engine factory as the last major step in an overhaul of its unprofitable European operations. The Bridgend, South Wales plant, which employs about 1,700 workers, builds engines for several Ford models in Europe, including the Fiesta and B-Max. Its future became uncertain 18 months ago when […]

Range Rover’s Smallest SUV Gets A Makeover

Range Rover is cramming more into its smallest package. In a bid to stay competitive as rivals from BMW to Buick vie to dominate one of the industry’s fastest-growing segments–luxury compact crossovers–the British marque is partially electrifying and adding new tech. The 2020 Range Rover Evoque arrives at dealerships as S&P downgrades its parent company’s […]