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SAO PAULO SHOW: This year's was one of the best

Attracting over 750,000 visitors in 11 days, the São Paulo motor show saw several locally made and imported new model launches of varying de...

THE WEEK THAT WAS: Interesting, interesting...

If I had to think of one adjective to describe this week's autobiz news, 'interesting' is as good a fit as any. Bit of this, bit of that....

THE WEEK THAT WAS: Eyes on Russia

In a bit of a change from my usual weekly epistle, may I first draw your attention to some articles from Our (occasional) Man in Russia, Sim...

THE WEEK THAT WAS: Assembly plant week?

OK, OK, I admit it - this week is looking a bit like Assembly Plant

Latest Interviews

INTERVIEW: Magna International's Guenther Apfalter 13 Mar 2012

Simon Warburton

Magna International has just announced 2011 full year net income of US$1bn, although European vehicle production fell by 4%. Magna International Europe and Magna Steyr Group president Guenther Apfalter talked to Simon Warburton at company headquarters south of Vienna about challenges in Europe and the direction the company is headed.

DR Motor outlines Termini Imerese plans 24 Feb 2011

Simon Warburton

A third automotive company - DR Motor - has shown its hand at the last minute expressing an interest in moving into part of Fiat's Termini Imerese plant in Sicily, as the Italian and Sicilian governments prepare to divide up EUR450m (US$621m) in grants for the site

Latest News

BASF to supply Chery Brazil coatings 19 Dec 2014

Simon Warburton

BASF's Coatings division says it is the sole supplier of automotive coatings for the new plant of the Chinese automaker, Chery in Jacarei, Brazil, which started operations in August, 2014.

Magna relocates, renames Shunde mirrors factory 10 Dec 2014

Graeme Roberts

Magna International has relocated its Shunde mirrors manufacturing facility in Guangdong province and renamed it Guangdong Magna Automotive Mirrors.

JLR Brazil to decide soon on second local model 8 Dec 2014

Fernando Calmon

Jaguar Land Rover has started building its manufacturing plant in Itatiaia, in the east of Rio de Janeiro state, as part of a spend of BRL750m/$300m and is considering a second model for the new plant after the previously announced Land Rover Discovery Sport.

China Automotive starts building Brazil plant 1 Dec 2014

Graeme Roberts

China Automotive Systems has begun construction of the first stage of a factory in Sao Paulo, Brazil which will assemble steering units sold to South American automakers.

Chinese OEMs to recall cars on fuel pumps 20 Nov 2014

Tony Pugliese

Three Chinese automakers have been told to recall a total of 560,000 cars because of fuel pump defects.

Company research

Chery Automobile Co., Ltd. - Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), Partnerships & Alliances and Investment Report

Chery Automobile Co., Ltd. - Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), P

MarketLine's Company Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), Partnerships & Alliances and Investments reports offer a comprehensive breakdown of the organic and inorganic growth activity undertaken by an organi...

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Global Electric Taxi Market 2014-2018

Global Electric Taxi Market 2014-2018

TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global Electric Taxi market to grow at a CAGR of 33.98 percent over the period 2013-2018. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the cost-effici...

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Light-duty Green Vehicles Market in China 2012-2016

Light-duty Green Vehicles Market in China 2012-2016

The analysts in this report forecast the Light-duty Green Vehicles market in China in China to grow at a CAGR of 23.38 percent over the period 2012-2016....

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