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| 29 May 2015
As those - all three of you - who honour me with your occasional presence on my self-curated 'just-auto' Facebook page may have guessed, when I'm not helping to cover the current cutting edge state of the autobiz, I like to wallow in a rose-tinted backview of the 1960s when British, Australian and Canadian cars dominated my import-restricted former colony, V8s were an attainable aspiration (one could put one in one's Cortina if one so wished), petrol was cheap (diesel for trucks only) and the Holy Grail for a Kiwi Kar Nut was the annual Earls Court show in London.
| 15 May 2015
We heard this week that Toyota and Mazda are interested in working together in the future. Toyota is obviously the bigger player, but Mazda has some interesting plus points, not least its Skyactiv powertrain technology that improves ICE efficiency.
| 1 May 2015
It's unclear whether or not Cherie Blair attended yesterday's (30 April) Renault AGM in Paris at which the French State formalised its extraordinary shareholding move , but maybe the wife of the former British Prime Minister would have raised a quizzical eyebrow following her somewhat bizarre elevation to the executive floor of the automaker.
| 17 Apr 2015
Dunno 'bout you but 2015 seems to be flying by waaaay too fast - where did yet another week go?
| 20 May 2015
Mike O'Driscoll, Group CEO of Williams, leads a brand that is well known for its motorsports activity and Formula One participation. However, the firm is now eyeing more consultancy business and looking further afield for opportunities. Ian Adcock caught up with him to hear more.
| 14 Oct 2014
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.
| 29 Jun 2015
AvtoVAZ CEO, Bo Andersson remains confident Russia's relatively low car ownership still sees major potential for the country currently under the yoke of severe international economic sanctions.
| 26 Jun 2015
Nissan plans to temporarily suspend production of the Evalia - a passenger carrying variant of the NV200 - in India, owing to excess stock.
| 25 Jun 2015
Toyota Motor and Nissan Motor Co said on Thursday they would expand a recall previously issued in North America to the rest of the world to replace potentially lethal passenger side air bag inflators made by Takata.
| 24 Jun 2015
The Renault-Nissan Alliance has sold its 250,000th electric vehicle: a white Renault ZOE to a French engineer.
| 23 Jun 2015
Nissan Motor said on Tuesday it paid chief executive Carlos Ghosn JPY1.035bn ($8.39m) last fiscal year, up 4% year on year.
| 16 Jun 2015
Nissan has announced that its European sales for May have reached 59,368 units (Nissan and Datsun) compared to 55,974 units in May 2014 (+6%), representing a market share of 4.2%.
| 11 Jun 2015
New vehicle sales in China fell by 0.4% year on year to 1,903,500 units in May, compared with already sluggish year earlier volumes, according to the China Association of Automobile Manufacturers (CAAM).
| 11 Jun 2015
Mazda has recalled about 80,000 vehicles fitted with Takata airbags in Australia.
| 9 Jun 2015
New vehicle sales in New Zealand slipped 30 units year on year in May to 10,034 units but the market year to date was up 6% (2,925 vehicles) to 52,562 cars and commercial vehicles.
| 8 Jun 2015
Renault Group's finance arm is launching a UK retail savings bank through its financing brand RCI.
| 5 Jun 2015
Nissan could be joining a host of other foreign carmakers, dealers and parts suppliers in China to be hit by antitrust penalties following a probe by the government into new car and aftermarket parts prices.
| 3 Jun 2015
Nissan has announced the appointment of Daniele Schillaci, most recently a top sales and marketing executive at Toyota Motor Company's European region, as global head of marketing and sales, effective July 15.
| 28 May 2015
Hitachi Automotive Systems is supplying Nissan Motor with the high-output lithium-ion battery pack used in the X-Trail Hybrid launched in May by Nissan.
| 27 May 2015
Almost 50 years since starting operations in 1966, Nissan Mexico has built its 10 millionth vehicle.
| 26 May 2015
Though Brazil sales are estimated to fall 13% to 19% in 2015, depending on the forecaster's optimism or pessimism, not all brands will be hit. The market seems more prone to shrinkage in the lower price ranges where the dominant 'older' four - automakers established here for decades - are suffering most.
| 20 May 2015
A study of OEM-Supplier relations on North America shows strong gains for Toyota and Honda, with Ford, Nissan, FCA and GM falling well behind.
| 18 May 2015
Carlos Ghosn, CEO of Renault, Nissan and leader of the Renault-Nissan Alliance has said he sees no reason for the two OEMs' Alliance structure to change.
| 14 May 2015
Nissan is forecasting that it will achieve a 14% increase in operating profit this financial year, on the basis of sales growth and further cost synergies from its alliance with Renault.
| 14 May 2015
Nissan aims to produce over 1m vehicles in Japan in fiscal year 2016-17, as it looks to take advantage of the weakness of the yen and help out the Japanese economy.
| 14 May 2015
Renault says Alliance partner Nissan, contributed EUR494m (US$562m) to its first quarter earnings.
| 13 May 2015
AvtoVAZ is no longer the Russian market's number one, the combined sales of Hyundai and Kia having exceeded those of Lada for the first time.
| 13 May 2015
Nissan says it is recall more than 1.5m vehicles worldwide as part of its investigation into Takata inflator issues.
| 7 Jan 2015
The fantastically named Cedric, once hugely popular in Japan as a taxi, has been laid to rest.
| 6 Aug 2014
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.
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