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PSA profit spike ahead of Opel purchase talks

PSA Groupe has delivered significantly improved operating income up 18% to EUR3.24bn (US$3.4bn) handing the manufacturer a healthy warchest ahead of...

PSA and THACO team for Vietnam assembly

PSA Group and its partner THACO (Truong Haï Auto Corporation) have signed a contract to accelerate development in Vietnam by committing to local...

UK auto industry guru Garel Rhys dies

One of the auto industry's most highly respected academics, Professor Garel Rhys, has died at the age of 76.

just-auto Plus only VW e-Golf EPA estimates best in compact class

Volkswagen of America, is pleased to announce fuel economy figures for the 2017 e-Golf. Compared to its predecessor, the new e-Golf offers an improved...

just-auto Plus only Toyo Tyre and Rubber announces personnel changes

Toyo Tyre & Rubber announces the following personnel changes of subsidiary companies. 1. Personnel change of subsidiary companies (Effective 1...

just-auto Plus only Toyota Australia presents new Coupe High Rider

Toyota has brought excitement and driving pleasure to the SUV market with the launch of its radically styled C-HR, or Coupe High Rider. The new car...

just-auto Plus only Allison’s FuelSense technology better fuel saver

Allison Transmission on 22 February 2017 announced results of certified, third-party testing that proves its fully automatic Allison 2500 with...

Ghosn to step down as CEO of Nissan

Nissan Motor announced on Thursday that Carlos Ghosn is to step down as chief executive officer of the company in April, to be replaced by the current chief operating officer Hiroto Saikawa.

UK MP hails Tata Steel investment ahead of Brexit

Tata Steel's decision to plough GBP4m (US$5m) into a new tailor welded blanks line at its Wednesfield plant in the UK's...

Unite urges UK Prime Minister to support Vauxhall jobs

British labour body, Unite, is urging the UK government to match any political or financial commitment made by Berlin or...

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PSA-Opel/Vauxhall deal raises Brexit concerns - COMMENT

We could see a framework deal for Peugeot's acquisition of GM's Opel/Vauxhall operations by the end of this week. The two are clearly at an advanced stage in the discussions and are reportedly at the point of putting a value on the deal.

ANALYSIS - Citroën future models part 2

This is the third of five features in a series which examines the current and future models for Groupe PSA's passenger...

Does Grandland X mean the end for Vauxhall Zafira?

General Motors Europe will be having a busy 2017, rolling out not only the new Insignia in no less than four body...

PSA eyes Opel - the week

It would be fair to say la merde a frappé le ventilateur when news broke - on Valentines Day, no less, that Opel was on...

ANALYSIS - Citroën future models part 1

This is the second feature in a five-part series which examines the current and future models for PSA Group's passenger car brands. Following on from a look at DS, the focus now turns to Citroën. Peugeot, the subject of the final two chapters, will follow a second Citroën feature which looks at the brand's future SUVs, monospaces and electric vehicles.

With PSA in frame, FCA-GM merger still makes no sense

Since before the bailouts of 2009, industry and financial mavens have been calling for the merger of Fiat Chrysler...

Has GM finally lost patience with Europe?

PSA Peugeot Citroen has confirmed that it is in talks over the possible acquisition of General Motors' European business...

Will Geely take control of Proton?

Shares in Proton Holding’s main shareholder, DRB-Hicom Bhd, rose to a three-month high last week as speculation mounted...

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Will PSA take on GM's European operations?

General Motors' European operations continue to lose money. The company has confirmed it is in discussions with PSA...

CES and NAIAS

January gets the new year started with the Consumer Electronics Show - increasingly important in automotive - and...

VW Group - future model plans & platforms

In this six-part series, we examine the new product strategies of the VW Group's car brands - Volkwagen, Audi, SEAT;...

Paris 2016

There were some notable no-shows but still plenty of excitement around the biennial Paris show. We were there and our...

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Tivoli is acting as a catalyst for SsangYong change - UK MD

SsangYong UK managing director Paul Williams tells just-auto that the Tivoli compact SUV is changing perceptions of the...

Nexteer Automotive on steer-by-wire and the EPS market

Continuing just-auto’s series of interviews with tier one component suppliers, we spoke to executives of Nexteer about...

Continental Automotive on ADAS, sensor fusion and tomorrow’s electronic braking systems

Continuing just-auto’s series of interviews with tier one component suppliers, we spoke to Alfred...

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VW Car-Net – a personalised ecosystem of connected services

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Five trends that will reshape the auto industry by 2030

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How electrification, autonomous cars, urban mobility, connectivity, and emerging markets will change the auto industry


Global light vehicle OE shock absorbers market - forecasts to 2031

Global light vehicle OE shock absorbers market - forecasts to 2031

Published: Jan 2017

This QUBE report from just-auto provides a comprehensive overview of the global automotive shock absorbers sector, major suppliers, top 14 markets, technology trends and market size forecasts. Use this report to gain a quick overview of the sector globally and to understand the size and scope of the world's key markets


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