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Dacia car sales in Europe down by 2.1 pct in April

Auto May 16, 2017 16:31 0 comments

Dacia cars registered a decrease of 2.1 percent in Europe this April, but the market share of Dacia climbed to 3.1 percent from 2.9 percent in the similar period of 2016, according to the statistics…more »

Dacia production in Romania, partially crippled by cyber-attack | WannaCry infection suspected

Auto May 13, 2017 13:58 0 comments

Car maker Dacia said that the production at its plant in Mioveni was partially stopped due to a cyber-attack, which might be linked to the WannaCry ransomware infection that hit computers in 99 countries. UPDATE.…more »


Cars and motorcycles trade in Romania up by 16 pct in Q1

Auto May 12, 2017 12:27 0 comments

The cars and motorcycles trade went up by 16 percent in the first quarter of the year compared with March 2016 and compared with February, the growth was of 25.5 percent, according to the National…more »

Ford Trucks launches its biggest Europe HQ in Romania

Auto May 09, 2017 16:09 0 comments

Ford Trucks has launched its headquarters in Romania, which represents the biggest office that the company has in Europe. The building is located on the A1 highway, at km 13.2, and from here Ford Trucks…more »

Romania’s operational leasing market continues to grow in Q1

Auto May 09, 2017 11:15 0 comments

The operational leasing market in Romania reached over 62,000 vehicles the first quarter of the year, up 3 percent compared to the end of last year. The number of cars registered by leasing firms stood…more »

Dacia cars sales in Germany up by 21 pct in April to 5,269 units

Auto May 04, 2017 13:13 0 comments

Dacia cars' sales in Germany went up by 21 percent in April to 5,269, while overall sales of new cars in Germany dropped by 8 percent to 290,697 units, according to the data from the…more »

Uber app Romania

Uber: Romania’s government agrees we don’t provide taxi services

Auto April 27, 2017 18:08 0 comments

Technology firm Uber said that it met with representatives of the Romanian government on Thursday, one day after taxi drivers staged a protest calling for the company to be regulated in the same way as…more »


New car registrations in Romania up by 27.5 pct in Q1

Auto April 19, 2017 17:00 0 comments

The new cars registrations in Romania went up by 27.5 percent in the first quarter of the year to 22,276 units, this being the second biggest growth out all the European Union countries after Greece,…more »

INS: Romania road freigth transport sector up by 8.8 pct in 2016, railway down by 4.9 pct

Auto April 18, 2017 11:20 0 comments

The road freigth transport sector went up by 8.8 percent in 2016, compared with the previous year, of the overall 216 million tonnes of transported merchandise, out of which 80 percent operated within the borders,…more »

Autoliv to open new engineering center in Iasi

Auto April 12, 2017 15:05 0 comments

Autoliv, the producer of safety systems in the automotive industry, plans to expand its research and development activities in Romania, and will open a new engineering center in Iasi city, eastern Romania. The company said…more »