Automotive industry company news

Subscribe via RSSWhat is RSS?

Latest Insights

PRODUCT PEEP: Family, meet (BMW's i3) REX

Would, I had been wondering, a dinky little range extender electric, otherwise known as BMW's new i3 REX, make a family car? Discuss....

THE WEEK THAT WAS: More musical chairs

After last week's news concerning top Nissan/Infiniti executive Andy Palmer's move to Aston Martin, came another shift - a BMW German region...

THE WEEK THAT WAS: Eastern political instability

Political instability and shaky industrial relations were among the issues that bubbled up on this week....

THE WEEK THAT WAS: Results season again

We are now in the midst of what I like to call slash-your-wrists or lose-the-will-to-live season and it can apply equally to whether you are...

Latest Interviews

INTERVIEW: GM President Dan Ammann 27 Jun 2014

Dave Leggett

General Motors President Dan Ammann says that GM is performing to plan and that its European operations are on target to achieve profitability by "mid-decade".

Q&A with Tenneco: Energy recovery technologies 14 Apr 2014

Matthew Beecham

Tenneco’s advances in exhaust heat recovery technologies include thermoelectric generators (TEGs) and Rankine systems for powering electrical accessories, recharging batteries and supporting vehicle propulsion without reducing engine performance. Tenneco reckons that the same trends that are causing the vehicle powertrain to become electrified are indeed causing its after-treatment systems to become electrified. Matthew Beecham spoke to Marcel Womann, Supervisor, Advanced Cold End Products, Advanced Engineering, Tenneco Clean Air Division about TEGs.

Latest News

GM invests US$63m to expand crossover plant 30 Oct 2014

Tony Lewis

General Motors will add 263,000 sq ft to its newest plant in North America, the Lansing Delta Township facility in Michigan, which was opened in 2006.

GM confirms Michigan centre for next gen Volt 28 Oct 2014

Dave Leggett

General Motors has confirmed that the company's Warren Transmission Plant will build the electric drive unit for the second-generation Chevrolet Volt.

GM recalls 2015 Chevy Corvette for park brake, bag 27 Oct 2014

Graeme Roberts

General Motors has already recalled some 2015 Chevrolet Corvettes to check park brakes and air bags.

GM recalls almost 100,000 SUVs and trucks 21 Oct 2014

Graeme Roberts

General Motors is recalling 97,540 2013-2014 Cadillac CTS, Escalade, Escalade ESV, Chevrolet Suburban, Tahoe, GMC Yukon, and Yukon XL, and 2014 Buick Enclave, Chevrolet Express, Impala, Silverado HD, Traverse, GMC Acadia, Savana, and Sierra HD vehicles in the US to check for a potential electrical problem.

GM's top lawyer to retire 20 Oct 2014

Graeme Roberts

General Motors has announced its general counsel Michael Millikin will retire early in 2015.

Latest blogs

Putting a proper motor in the Karma 15 Jan 2014

Graeme Roberts

What do you do with an EV sports sedan if the company that sold it to you has gone bust?

Company research

Group 1 Automotive, Inc. - Company Capsule

Group 1 Automotive, Inc. - Company Capsule

Canadean's "Group 1 Automotive, Inc. - Company Capsule" contains in depth information and data about the company and its operations. The profile contains a company overview, key facts, major products...

Read more >

Hot issue: Vehicle connectivity at the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show

Hot issue: Vehicle connectivity at the 2014 Consumer Electro

The rapid convergence of the worlds of consumer electronics and automotive technology means that January's annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas is now well and truly on the auto industr...

Read more >

Global light vehicle roof systems market- forecasts to 2029

Global light vehicle roof systems market- forecasts to 2029

This QUBE report from just-auto provides a comprehensive overview of the global automotive roof systems sector, major suppliers, top 14 markets, technology trends and market size forecasts. Use this r...

Read more >

just-auto homepage

Forgot your password?