News in numbers

1.7 million

GlobalData’s forecast for UK new car sales in 2023.

€70.7 billion

Q3 revenues for VW Group were up year-on-year from EUR 56.9bn to EUR 70.7bn. Sales of high-margin cars and a rebound in China helped lift Volkswagen’s Q3 results.


Ford Pro will equip Deutsche Post DHL Group with more than 2,000 electric delivery vans worldwide by the end of 2023.

900,000 tonnes

BMW says that new supply deals for low carbon steel mean it can reduce the carbon footprint of its supply chain by 900,000 tonnes per year from 2026.


Chinese electric vehicle start-up Enovate Motors has signed a deal to assemble its vehicles in Saudi Arabia. The Zhejiang based automaker plans to establish a joint venture with Saudi real estate company Sumou to build an assembly plant with annual capacity for 100,000 EVs per year.

In pictures

Ford has produced its 150,000th Mustang Mach-E

Ford has built its 150,000th Mustang Mach-E and is now offering the vehicle in 37 countries worldwide with plans to add more markets in 2023. The company is accelerating Mustang Mach-E production and targeting global annual production rate of 270,000 as part of its plan to scale to a rate of 600,000 electric vehicles annually by the end of 2023 and two million by 2026.