Major global carmakers invest in $100m Israeli mobility fund

Investors include BMW, Hyundai and the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi alliance

France’s Total buys plastics recycling firm Synova

It produces around 20,000 tonnes of polypropylene a year, made from recycled plastics for car manufacturers

Could carmakers find ways around new emissions testing systems?

The European Court of Auditors warn they could find flexibilities in the laboratory tests to lower their emissions