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Porsche's head of factory motorsport Pascal Zurlinden to join British firm Multimatic

Porsche’s head of factory motorsport Pascal Zurlinden to join British firm Multimatic

Porsche’s former head of factory motorsport Pascal Zurlinden has joined British firm Multimatic as director of performance engineering for its special vehicle operations division. The Thetford-based engineering firm, most famous for its work with Ford Performance, said Zurlinden’s “knowledge, expertise and experience will be an important asset” to the expanding division which specialises in high-performance …

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New Coventry EV battery factory secures backing from council

New Coventry EV battery factory secures backing from council

Warwick District Council and Coventry City Council have approved an early-stage planning application for a £2.5bn EV battery factory at Coventry airport. Approval of the outline planning application – an agreement in principle to the development of a site – takes the 530,000 sq m facility one step closer to reality. Outline planning permission is expected …

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A Behind The Scenes Glance At Bentley Motors’ Factory

A Behind The Scenes Glance At Bentley Motors’ Factory

Bentley Mulliner – Bacalar and Blower Continuation Series Courtesy of Bentley Motors Synonymous with all things elegant, elite and quintessentially British, Bentley Motors has been a household name throughout a full century of innovation. From high tier racing to luxury and leisure, the company’s signature models have built a reputation in all corners of the …

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Nissan reveals one-off Bluebird EV to mark UK factory anniversary

Nissan reveals one-off Bluebird EV to mark UK factory anniversary

Nissan is marking 35 years of production at its Sunderland factory with a one-off electric version of the first car it built there: the Bluebird.  The Bluebird – which was succeeded by the Primera and then the Qashqai – entered production in summer 1986. It was the first in a long line of UK-built Nissan models that includes the …

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