business

Autocar Business Live: join us in conversation with Bentley’s CEO Adrian Hallmark

Autocar Business Live: join us in conversation with Bentley’s CEO Adrian Hallmark

Bentley recorded its second consecutive year of record sales in 2021, despite all the headwinds it faces from the pandemic and semiconductor shortage. Adrian Hallmark has been at the helm of the British luxury car manufacturer since 2018, overseeing Bentley’s huge changes and challenges in those four years. Join us for the next installment of …

Autocar Business Live: join us in conversation with Bentley’s CEO Adrian Hallmark Read More »

Rolls-Royce boss: "We will never be a volume-driven business"

Rolls-Royce boss: “We will never be a volume-driven business”

Rolls-Royce boss Torsten Müller-Ötvös has vowed that the luxury marque will prioritise exclusivity over increasing volumes beyond the record figures achieved in 2021. Outlining Rolls-Royce’s bumper sales figures for 2021, which include volume rising by 49% and sales increasing in all key markets, Müller-Ötvos was quick to pour cold water on any suggestion that the British brand …

Rolls-Royce boss: “We will never be a volume-driven business” Read More »

Business briefing: What the German election means for OEMs

Business briefing: What the German election means for OEMs

Also explicit in the coalition plan is an earlier introduction of the ban on new ICE car sales, a couple of years ahead of the European Union’s 2035 deadline, although that’s controversial with car makers and the supplier industry, manifesting as a rift at November’s COP26 climate conference in Glasgow. Yet with dramatic targets being driven by …

Business briefing: What the German election means for OEMs Read More »