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COMMENT: Chinese OEMs on the move in North Africa

China's Shanghai GM Wuling, and BYD, have caused a surprise with world premieres at Algeria's national motor show. Renault and PSA should be...

Report from the Bangkok Motor Show

The 35th Bangkok International Motor Show got underway this week in a much more somber mood than last year. just-auto's ASEAN markets specia...

COMMENT: Recall clouds darkening over GM

Drip, drip, drip. Daily, media report by media report, the news surrounding the ignition switch recall gets worse for General Motors....

Management briefing: Geneva reflections (1)

It's the annual event that quietly wakes Europe's auto industry into action after winter slumber. Now that it has come and gone, just-auto's...

Latest Interviews

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.

INTERVIEW: Supply director GM Russia: Peter Layer 23 Apr 2013

Simon Warburton

Purchasing director General Motors Russia, Peter Layer, recently spoke at the Russian Automotive Forum in Moscow, organised by Adam Smith Conferences, as well as talking to Simon Warburton on the sidelines of the event.

Latest News

Complaints prompt NHTSA brake and charger probes 23 Apr 2014

Graeme Roberts

The NHTSA has opened preliminary investigations into the 2014 Chevrolet Impala and a Bosch fast charger used with a 2013 Nissan Leaf model sold in the US after receiving just one complaint each about automatic braking and battery recharging respectively.

Chevrolet US adds Trax to small SUV lineup 16 Apr 2014

Graeme Roberts

Chevrolet is to sell the Trax small SUV in the US. Unlike Europe, where both Chevrolet and Opel/Vauxhall versions were sold from the off, General Motors launched the model line with the more upmarket Buick Encore version.

Chevrolet China looks for a Cruze boost 15 Apr 2014

Graeme Roberts

General Motors will launch the updated Chevrolet Cruze sedan this month at the Beijing show, choosing China for the model’s global debut as the carmaker seeks to boost sales of the brand in its biggest market.

Poor Delphi-GM relations led to poor parts? 14 Apr 2014

Graeme Roberts

Poor relations in 2002 between General Motors and its 1999 spun-off, soon to be bankrupt, former parts unit Delphi may have contributed to substandard parts being supplied that are now the subject of a massive recall.

Philippine sales jump 25% in March 14 Apr 2014

Tony Pugliese

New vehicle sales in the Philippines jumped by 25.4% to a monthly record of 19,173 units in March, accord to data released jointly by the Chamber of Automotive Manufacturers of the Philippines (CAMPI) and the Truck Manufacturers Association.

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

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...

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Electric Vehicles in East Asia 2012-2022

Electric Vehicles in East Asia 2012-2022

56% of the value of sales of electric vehicles is and will remain in East Asia and cars only account for about half of the value of the electric vehicle business worldwide. It is therefore important t...

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Automotive Retailers (Global) - Industry Report

Automotive Retailers (Global) - Industry Report

Plimsoll Publishing’s AUTOMOTIVE RETAILERS (Global) Analysis provides a detailed overview of the AUTOMOTIVE RETAILERS (Global) market and delivers a comprehensive individual analysis on the top 500 co...

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