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Europe can be a Cadillac 'test bed' region

While Cadillac’s goal of evolving into a global luxury brand is dependent on the US and China, Europe remains part of the long-term equation...

ANALYSIS: Mercedes smart brand's last chance?

Mercedes-Benz has struggled for 18 years to make profits from smart. Platform sharing with Renault may be the brand's last chance, writes Ra...

ANALYSIS: Nissan Europe is closing in on Toyota

Certain new and accelerating trends are revealed for the European passenger car market in the latest figures issued by ACEA....

THE WEEK THAT WAS: A European renaissance?

'Car sales in Europe off to a strong start' is not a headline we've been accustomed to writing much in the last few years but we did, finall...

Latest Interviews

Q&A with TI Automotive 17 Nov 2014

Matthew Beecham

Emissions legislation, weight, packaging, safety and cost are the main factors driving fuel tank innovation. Matthew Beecham talked to Albert Boecker, Product & Advanced Engineering Director, Global Fuel Tank Systems, TI Automotive about the supplier’s fuel system technology and what can be done about ‘fuel slosh’.


INTERVIEW: Audi's 'Mr RHD' retires 31 Jul 2014

Graeme Roberts

David Ingrams, who retired from Audi UK's press office today (31 July) played a key role in helping the German automaker's engineers achieve "uncompromised" right hand drive configurations and also oversaw a collection of about 50 classic cars, many of which he helped to launch when new. The man who praised Audi for taking the long-term view has himself served 36 years with the automaker and the connection may not yet be completely severed.

Latest News

Next Mercedes target: one-tonne trucks 27 Mar 2015

Graeme Roberts

Daimler's Mercedes-Benz plans to follow rival Volkswagen into the one tonne pickup truck segment by the end of the decade but not in North America or Asia, at least initially.


Daimler, works council, agree Untertürkheim future 18 Mar 2015

Graeme Roberts

Daimler said on Wednesday (18 March) it had agreed with the Stuttgart-Untertürkheim works council to modernise the automaker's original plant into a "centre of competence for production ranging from highly efficient engines to alternative drive systems offering "long-term job security".


AGC Automotive supplying Maybach glass roof 16 Mar 2015

Graeme Roberts

AGC Automotive Europe has announced it is supplying the sliding version of its light control glass roof as an option for the Mercedes-Maybach S 600 launched at the Geneva motor show earlier this month.


More Nissan-Infiniti-Daimler plant details 10 Mar 2015

Graeme Roberts

More details of Nissan's Infiniti car building joint venture with Daimler in Mexico have come to light.


Apollo in "quite advanced" stages with Euro OEs 9 Mar 2015

Simon Warburton

Apollo Tyres says it is in "quite advanced" development stages with several OEs as the Indian producer continues its push into European markets.

Latest blogs

250,000km off-road in a Benz G-Class 14 Oct 2014

Glenn Brooks

A German couple have just handed over Otto, their trusty 300 GD, to the Mercedes-Benz museum. What makes Otto so special? Read this and find out.


Mercedes basks in German World Cup victory 16 Jul 2014

Simon Warburton

Mercedes-Benz has wasted no time in basking in Germany's reflected glory of winning the World Cup on Sunday night and becoming the first side since reunification to lift the golden trophy.

Company research

Global electric light vehicles market- forecasts to 2018

Global electric light vehicles market- forecasts to 2018

This QUBE report from just-auto provides a comprehensive overview of the global electrified vehicles sector, major OEM developments, top 14 markets, technology trends and market projections. Use this...

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LMC Automotive's European Passenger Car Production Estimates (annual subscription)

LMC Automotive's European Passenger Car Production Estimates

LMC Automotive's service provides customers with the very latest monthly estimates of passenger car production across all of Europe. Updated monthly and provided model-by-model, and available only via...

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LMC Automotive's European Passenger Car Production Estimates - Latest Monthly Update

LMC Automotive's European Passenger Car Production Estimates

This service provides customers with the very latest monthly estimates of passenger car production across all of Europe. Updated monthly and provided model-by-model, and available only via just-auto,...

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