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ANALYSIS: Europe's car market in 2014, and 2015

The market might have been up by 5.4% in 2014 but there were some surprising brands on the list of those which saw their sales effectively c...

THE WEEK THAT WAS: Detroit and stuff

The Detroit show - in balmy -17C temperatures, I hear - dominated proceedings this week with those that went describing it as the most optim...

ANALYSIS: Shock as US Honda CR-V outsells all cars

With 32,369 units sold, American Honda's CR-V was the market's best selling SUV in December. Another upset: the Toyota Camry was toppled as...

Review of 2014 (1)

It's still 2014, but not for much longer. In the global automotive business, plenty happened in 2014. Seasoned observer Dave Leggett offers...

Latest Interviews

Q&A with JATCO Ltd 14 Oct 2014

Calum MacRae

Calum MacRae talked to JATCO's Yuko Fujita. JATCO holds 49% of the world CVT market. JATCO, 75% held by Nissan Motor Company, was exhibiting at the Paris Motor Show for the first time.


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

UK car output tops 1.5m in 2014 23 Jan 2015

Dave Leggett

The SMMT has announced that UK car production in 2014 totalled 1,528,148 units - a 1.2% increase on the previous year and the best year since 2007.


Nissan to raise exports from Japan 23 Jan 2015

Dave Leggett

Nissan is planning to exploit the weakness of the yen to increase exports from Japan, according to a Nikkei report.


Revalued dollar hurries nationalisation plans 23 Jan 2015

Graeme Roberts

Independent of obligations imposed by the industrial policy, all automakers building cars in Brazil (or about to) intend to increase their local content percentage. This is due to spiralling logistic costs, direct and indirect tax rises on imports and, especially, because there is a clear tendency towards a dollar to real valuation in this and in the years to come.


Volkswagen Golf stays top of European chart 21 Jan 2015

Graeme Roberts

Annual new car sales in Europe increased by 5.3% in 2014, with monthly sales growth throughout the year compared to 2013. December sales were 5% higher than a year earlier, suggesting the trend remains positive, JATO Dynamics said.


Nissan Leaf Europe sales up 33% 19 Jan 2015

Graeme Roberts

The Nissan Leaf beat its own sales record with a 33% increase in European sales in 2014 over the previous year, taking more than a quarter of the electric car market with 14,658 sales.

Latest blogs

R.I.P. Nissan Cedric, 1960-2014 7 Jan 2015

Glenn Brooks

The fantastically named Cedric, once hugely popular in Japan as a taxi, has been laid to rest.


Rule Britannia 6 Aug 2014

Graeme Roberts

It really does get tiresome when some (deep breath, choose words carefully) 'uninformed' person tells me the UK doesn't have a car industry any more. We do, albeit mostly foreign owned.

Company research

Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. - Strategy and SWOT Report

Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. - Strategy and SWOT Report

Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. - Strategy and SWOT Report, is a source of comprehensive company data and information. The report covers the company’s structure, operation, SWOT analysis, product and service o...

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Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. (7201) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. (7201) - Financial and Strategic SWOT

Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. (7201) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the company’s businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled...

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

Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. - Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), Partn

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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