Paris Motor Show: Trade disputes & Brexit dominate carmakers' worries
This week we're at the Paris Motor Show. The global auto industry is booming - but do trade disputes or Brexit threaten its growth? Stephen Carroll talks to Pieter Nota of BMW about the damage it's suffered from the trade dispute between the United States and China.
Also in this programme:
- Running costs: Manufacturers promote electric cars, but prices remain high
As more manufacturers decide to drop diesel engines, will electric cars become more affordable?
- No show: Why some big brands choose to stay away
Are events like the Paris Motor Show still relevant for carmakers? We look at some of the big brands who’ve chosen to stay away.