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Paper details extraordinary Takata airbag timeline

VW mulls supplier strategy as dispute ends

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VW US diesel owners line up for cash

Given the choice of having their emissions test-cheating 'clean' diesel Volkswagens fixed or getting their money back, US car owners are lining up for...

Takata makes progress selecting investor

Takata Corporation has identified up to seven potential investors to help refinance its operations, according to local reports, as the scale of the...

Volkswagen accepts South Korean test-rig rulings

Volkswagen Korea, the German automaker’s South Korean distributor, confirmed it does not plan to appeal against the government’s recent decision to...

Volkswagen won't sue South Korea but Nissan has

Volkswagen reportedly has decided not to sue the South Korean government which last month suspended sales of most of its models and imposed a fine of...

Typhoon looms, Toyota suspends some output

Toyota Motor suspended production on Tuesday at two of its Japanese factories in a typhoon's path due to concerns that heavy rain and strong wind...

Mazda to boost Thai engine output

Mazda Motor Corporation said it would boost engine capacity at Mazda Powertrain Manufacturing (Thailand) (MPMT) in Chomburi to 100,000 units in the...

Chinese firm acquires Ohio aluminium maker

A unit of Chinese aluminium maker China Zhongwang Holdings has agreed to acquire US-based Aleris Corp – a major supplier of aluminium to the US auto...

Paper details extraordinary Takata airbag timeline

The extraordinary sequence of events leading up to Takata's choice of ammonium nitrate-based airbag inflator propellant and its cost-saving appeal to automakers such as Honda and GM - now tied up with recalls of millions of vehicles as a result - was detailed by a New York Times investigative article at the weekend.

VW mulls supplier strategy as dispute ends

Volkswagen says it is to review its sourcing strategy after confirming all six plants threatened with going to...

FTA warns of Calais drivers as "sitting ducks"

Britain's Freight Transport Association (FTA) says its members are becoming "sitting ducks" at the Port of Calais as...

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Diesel share of European car market falling

Data released by LMC Automotive shows that the diesel share of the West European car market is continuing to decline this year.

THE WEEK THAT WAS - VW and GM back in the news

Two of the world's largest automakers - Volkswagen and General Motors - have been in the news again this week, neither...

VW fires warning shot across supplier bows?

Volkswagen's major row with two of its suppliers for the past week or so concerned a relatively small dispute with...

ADAS technology partnerships shift up a gear

Mobileye and Delphi stepped forward this week to announce their plans to jointly develop a complete SAE Level 4/5...

Toyota's future model plans and platforms

The imminent end of North America's 2016 model year sees Toyota winding up Scion division but retaining certain models and changing their brand. In China, in Europe, in Japan and elsewhere, the Toyota model range is also being expanded. This first of a two-part analysis examines current and future models, with a report on Lexus to follow.

COMMENT - VW must change its buyer behaviour

As VW Group wrestles with the cost and other implications of ‘dieselgate’, attention this week was drawn to a dispute...

Is Vauxhall car making in the UK doomed?

Is Opel/Vauxhall's announcement of production cuts in Germany affecting UK-bound cars the General Motors Europe's unit's...

New Avant pushes Audi A4 to segment leadership

Remember when the BMW 3 Series seemed unassailable in the UK and the rest of the European region? The latest Audi A4,...

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Volkswagen's emissions crisis

Volkswagen Group is at the centre of a scandal originating in the US that has revealed the rigging of emissions tests...

UK to leave the EU - what might it mean?

The UK has voted in a national referendum to leave the EU. It’s a move that brings a range of uncertainties in areas...

China's 2016 Global Automotive Forum in Chongqing

'New normal', 'still room to grow', 'lead or be knocked out'. Just three takeaways from this year's GAF in the key...

Explore PSA Peugeot Citroën's new business plan - 'Push to Pass'

PSA Peugeot Citroën has presented a new five-year business plan that includes ambitious financial targets and plans for...

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As automotive engineers push back the boundaries of combustion, an increasing number of studies are...

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In a wide-ranging interview, as part of Federal Mogul Powertrain’s recent Technology Briefing days...

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