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Brazilian auto parts makers search for finance

The week - it's tough at the top, Mr Fields?

ANALYSIS - Audi Q5 2.0 TDI and the future SQ5s

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Brazilian auto parts makers search for finance

After three years of successive slumps in its sales, the Brazilian auto parts industry underwent a fast capital reduction process which is now causing...

UK CV output falls in April though exports booming

British commercial vehicle (CV) output fell 28.3% year on year to 6,132 units (vans, trucks, buses and coaches) in April 2017 as the four-day, late...

Nissan and Northern Powergrid team on EV MoU

UK energy provider, Northern Powergrid and Nissan have inked an (MOU) to look at how electric vehicles (EV), batteries and other technologies can...

Serbia PM marks Kragujevac Fiat 500L start

Serbia's Prime Minister has attended the ceremony marking production start of the new Fiat 500L in Kragujevac.

Gestamp opens Auburn Hills R&D centre

Gestamp is opening a new R&D centre in Auburn Hills, Michigan today (26 May), housing robotic prototype assembly cells, a laser cell, a durability...

Christian Kullmann assumes helm of Evonik

Christian Kullmann has replaced Klaus Engel as CEO after a shareholders meeting in Essen, Germany, which approved a dividend payment of EUR1.15...

XE SV Project 8 to be the fastest Jaguar yet

Jaguar has announced the XE SV Project 8. Powered by a 441kW (600PS) version of JLR's supercharged 5.0-litre V8, this will be the fastest road legal Jaguar yet.

UK car output down 18.2% in April

UK car manufacturing fell in April, according to figures released by the SMMT. Some 122,116 cars were produced in the...

Steven Armstrong to lead Ford Europe in raft of senior moves

Ford has unveiled Steven Armstrong as head of its Europe operations following the appointment of Jim Hackett as...

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The week - it's tough at the top, Mr Fields?

There had been enough rumours in automotive and financial circles over the last few weeks (and months) to suggest Change was coming at Ford - to wit the Monday ousting of CEO Mark Fields (billed in the press release as 'retirement') after less than three years in the top job, with a well-seasoned (but mostly not in autos) executive, Jim Hackett, replacing the long-Ford-serving Fields who had been praised, for example, for his work heading Mazda on the way to the top job in Dearborn and the moves towards 'mobility' once there.

ANALYSIS - Audi Q5 2.0 TDI and the future SQ5s

Audi had an instant hit on its hands when it decided to take on the Volvo XC60 and BMW X3 with the first Q5 in 2008....

ANALYSIS - Jaguar F-TYPE SVR

Jaguar’s new 300PS four-cylinder F-TYPE might have a great CO2 number but can its many attributes compare to the...

ANALYSIS - future Mercedes-Benz hybrid & electric vehicles

The final feature in just-auto's focus on Daimler's current and future passenger vehicles concerns Denza, Mercedes-EQ...

Ford opts for presentational change

The more I look at it, the harder I am finding it to understand the rationale for change at the top of Ford Motor Company. I am concluding, at this point, that it is perhaps more rooted in presentation than substance.

ANALYSIS - future Mercedes-Benz SUVs and pick-ups

This is the fifth of six features examining the current and future models of Daimler brands. Its focus is on...

Making good connections in the self-driving car

We live in an increasingly connected society and the way things are heading, we will not be escaping ‘always-on’...

The week - retrenchment at Global Motors

Signs are that GM, sometimes referred to as 'Global Motors', is having a strategic rethink and tactically withdrawing...

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All change at Ford

Ford has changed its CEO and reshuffled its top management as it seeks a corporate reset in the face of falling profits...

Where next for PSA Group? Future model strategy revealed

We take a forensic look at PSA Group brands and future new model strategy

2017 Russia Automotive Forum

As the Russian automotive market and industry eyes a slow recovery, the industry gathered at the annual Russia...

Geneva Motor Show 2017

March brings the annual Geneva Motor Show. A showcase for new models and concepts aimed at Europe, the industry's top...

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The art of painting carbon fibre – Q&A with Project 12

As the application of carbon fibre in car manufacture increases, demand for custom and novel finishes has also soared....

GKN on prospects for torque vectoring

Torque vectoring is an often heard term, rarely seen computer-controlled system used on cars to deliver just the right...

Thermal challenges for commercial vehicle exhaust systems – Q&A with Zircotec

Commercial vehicle exhaust systems are facing multiple challenges. Ever tighter engine emission...

Castrol Nexcel reinvents the oil change – Q&A

As pressures to improve air quality intensify, it is becoming harder for automakers to find new,...

Opel chief interior designer on the Insignia, and spacious, functional car interiors

Continuing just-auto/QUBE's review of interior design and technology trends, we borrowed the new...

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3M: Automotive Bonding

The latest addition to the Automotive Attachment Tape family - is a high performance tape that has the potential to simplify the attachment process while reducing overall costs and...

Uncover hidden value to reach Operational Excellence factsheet

Lectra’s expertise in automotive cutting room processes has matured throughout more than 20 years of successful partnerships with the world’s largest groups. Download our Uncover...

Boost Innovation With New Technology

Cutting solutions introduced to the market 10 to 15 years ago may still be reliable and productive, but they are not capable of responding to new market requirements, most notably...

If you thought AWD technology couldn’t deliver both efficiency and performance, think again.

Although AWD vehicles are known for improving safety and performance, they often create complexity, production cost, and fuel economy challenges for automotive manufacturers.

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Automotive light-vehicle sensors - technology, trends and forecasts to 2031

Automotive light-vehicle sensors - technology, trends and forecasts to 2031

Published: Apr 2017

Compiled and extracted form just-auto's intelligence platform QUBE, this newly updated report offers a detailed overview of the light vehicle sensors sector with forecasts out to 2031.


Connected vehicle technologies - forecasts to 2031

Connected vehicle technologies - forecasts to 2031

Published: Apr 2017

This QUBE report from just-auto provides a comprehensive overview of the global automotive connectivity sector, major applications, top 14 markets, technology trends and market size forecasts. Use this report to gain a quick overview of the connectivity sector globally, prepare supply and demand forecasts, understand the size and scope of the top 14 markets and produce internal sales plans and forecasts.


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