Archives for June 2014

New director for Volkswagen passenger cars

Alex Smith has been appointed director of Volkswagen passenger cars and will take up his new post on 1 July 2014.  He is currently director of Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles and replaces Robert Hazelwood who is to leave after nine years with the Volkswagen Group.

London congestion charge to increase

Transport for London has confirmed that the daily congestion charge will rise to £11.50 in mid June.  This represents an increase of 15% over the current charge of £10 which is the first increase in three years.

Arnaud Leclerc appointed managing director for Citroen UK

Citroen UK has appointed Arnaud Leclerc as its new managing director.  He joins the UK from Citroen Scandinavia where he was managing director and replaces Linda Jackson who was recently promoted to worldwide head of sales.