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THE WEEK - aftermarket player and new products

27 May 2016

Matthew Beecham's Q&A with Dayco, which develops and manufactures engine products and drive systems, including timing belts, chain kits, belts and pulleys for the OE and aftermarket attracted a lot of eyes this week. He caught up with Steve Carolan, national sales manager, Dayco Aftermarket UK to learn how its business is taking shape. New Jaguars always attract interest, and especially so when it's the brand's first foray into territory previously the domain of sibling brand Range Rover. Cue sibling war or complementary co-existence? And can it see off Porsche?


Peugeot steps up a gear with new 3008

24 May 2016

PSA Groupe, as PSA Peugeot-Citroen now likes to be known, has turned itself around since the dark days of 2012 when it made an annual loss of EUR5bn. This, let us remind ourselves, was a volume player that was seen as spread thinly with sales across two poorly differentiated brands while also overly reliant on the depressed European car market where it also possessed excessive and costly manufacturing capacity.


Sevelnord's LCV future looks bright

9 May 2016

Managers at PSA Group’s Sevelnord light commercial vehicle plant in northern France do not sugar coat the plant’s recent history – put bluntly, in 2012 the factory dodged a bullet.


PSA claims class firsts for revamped van line

5 April 2016

PSA Peugeot Citroen is claiming a couple of firsts for its redesigned mid-size Peugeot Expert and Citroen Jumpy/Dispatch model lines - a new, compact 4.6m long version and the availability of hands-free electric sliding side doors.

Latest interviews


PSA Peugeot Citroen CEO Carlos Tavares interview

30 September 2015

PSA Peugeot Citroen chief executive has a considerable challenge on his hands to forge a successful place in the global market for the company and its three brands - Peugeot, Citroen and DS. He tells Ray Hutton how 'Back in the Race' is bringing results.


INTERVIEW: Peugeot CEO Maxim Picat (Part 2)

10 October 2014

In the second and final part of an interview with Maxim Picat, the head of Peugeot explains why the brand cannot launch a low-cost model, and details plans for new energy cars.


INTERVIEW: Peugeot CEO Maxim Picat (Part 1)

10 October 2014

Can Peugeot become a near-premium brand, in time? CEO Maxim Picat believes it can. Here, he discusses progress on future vehicles and powertrains, and challenges the suggestion that rivals for Dacia and Renault's Logan and Sandero are needed.


Q&A with Mentor Graphics

18 September 2014

Mentor Graphics is a major supplier of software tools that help engineers design electronic systems and components. Headquartered in Oregon, US, Mentor generates annual revenues of some US$1bn. Its tools are involved in the design of almost every electronic gadget you can think of. To find out about its automotive business, Matthew Beecham spoke to Martin O’Brien, General Manager, Integrated Electrical Systems Division Mentor Graphics.

Latest news


Paris show debuts list - Range Rover Sport SD4

17 August 2016

The world premiere of a four-cylinder engine in Land Rover's Range Rover Sport will be at the Paris motor show.


just-auto Plus only Latin NCAP recommends side impact test mandatory

15 August 2016

Latin NCAP assessed the Fiat New Palio and the Peugeot 208 under the new 2016 protocol, which includes the side impact test, mandatory for all models as from this year. The Fiat New Palio and the Peugeot 208 share part of the most competitive segment, B and...


Saipa-Citroen deal part of Iran "added value" push

10 August 2016

Saipa says its recent agreement to establish a 50:50 joint venture with Citroen, will see a major push on value-added localisation to achieve a 70% domestic component supply within two years.


just-auto Plus only Banque PSA Finance/Santander extends ties in Brazi

2 August 2016

Following the 24 July 2015 announcement that a framework agreement had been signed between Banque PSA Finance and Banco Santander Brazil, in addition to the signing of an European partnership agreement between Banque PSA Finance and Santander Consumer Finance,...


PSA Europe H1 2016 consolidated sales up 7.4%

12 July 2016

PSA's first-half consolidated sales in Europe rose 7.4% year-on-year to 1,056,000 units.


Leoni secures EUR500m PSA wiring contract

28 June 2016

Leoni has secured two follow-up orders from PSA Groupe with a total lifetime sales volume of EUR500m (US$555m).


More private investment needed-Iranian Ambassador

23 June 2016

Iran's Ambassador to Russia is calling for more private businesses to become involved in his country as the post-sanctions landscape starts to open up real possibilities for overseas companies.


Iran lauds new business climate as PSA deal inked

22 June 2016

Iran's Industry Minister has delivered a tub-thumping series of reasons why Western operations should consider reviving old ties or starting new ones in the post-sanctions era.


PSA Groupe and Iran Khodro agree final JV details

21 June 2016

PSA Groupe and Iran Khodro have inked the final joint venture agreement to produce vehicles in Iran, with Tehran's Industry Minister recently confirming to just-auto the deal mandated a minimum level of local content, with this eventually doubling.


Tehran and Moscow work on free trade zone

21 June 2016

Russia says it is working with Iran to establish a free trade zone as historical ties between the two countries start to revive following the ending of economic sanctions imposed by the West.


Minister says Iran JV local content to double

17 June 2016

Iran anticipates domestic automotive content will reach 80% as the country continues to reap the benefits of sanctions ending at an astonishing rate.


Peugeot reveals revamped 3008 compact SUV

23 May 2016

Peugeot has revealed its redesigned 3008 SUV ahead of its Paris show debut in September. At just 4,450mm in length, it is one of the most compact models in its segment but offers greater passenger and luggage space over the outgoing model.


Gefco 2015 turnover up 3% to EUR4.2bn

18 May 2016

Gefco says it generated a turnover of EUR4.2bn (US$4.8bn) billion last year, up 3% compared to 2014.


Saipa talks JV with PSA as Iran potential emerges

10 May 2016

Saipa says discussions are "under way" to start production in a joint venture with PSA Groupe as yet further fruits of the recent sanctions lift against Iran become evident.


Flex-fuel i3 Peugeot Brazil's economy champion

3 May 2016

The model year 2017 Peugeot 208 brings with it the Brazilian debut of PSA's 1.2-litre/122 cubic inch, three-cylinder, flex-fuel engine which has earned a triple-A grading from the Brazilian Labelling Programme (PBE) - it gets the best fuel economy of any car sold in Brazil.


Peugeot shows next generation cockpit module

20 April 2016

Peugeot has shown the next generation of its ‘i-Cockpit’ which it says incorporates a number of technological and design advances for next generation Peugeot models.


PSA new drive "significant work" for supply chain

5 April 2016

PSA Peugeot Citroen says its announcement today (5 April) of a major ramp up in product launches will entail a "significant" increase in demands on its supply chain.


PSA targets North America with ten-year plan

5 April 2016

PSA Peugeot Citroen says it has a ten-year plan to return to the US, but will initially test the market with mobility operations such as car sharing to gauge a feeling for customer preferences.


Vietnam sales rise 16% in February

8 March 2016

The new vehicle market in Vietnam continued to expand in February, by over 16% to 11,168 units from 9,604 units a year ago, according to data released by the Vietnam Automotive Manufacturers Association.


Europe sales up 9.3% in 2015 as VW leads

1 February 2016

In 2015 the European car market totalled 14.2m new registrations, an increase of 9.3% over 2014 full year results; the highest since 2009. The market benefited from the last two months of double-digit growth with December setting the highest positive monthly change of the last three years at 1.16m units. Therefore, the last quarter volume increase was the highest of the year, standing at 10.2% more than in Q4 2014, representing 3.42m cars sold in total. The Seasonally Adjusted Annual Rate, SAAR, came in at 16.52m units.


PSA DS brand targets Iran opportunity

22 January 2016

PSA Peugeot-Citroen’s standalone premium brand, DS, is targeting sales in Iran and plans to open a store in Tehran "in the next few days", according to DS CEO Yves Bonnefont.


Europe 'Big Five' markets sales up 8.8% in 2015

18 January 2016

Last year, 2015, new car registrations in Europe's Big Five markets passed the 10m units mark, increasing by 8.8% compared to 2014. All five markets posted positive growth with Germany leading the way with 3.2m units, up by 5.6%, although this was the lowest annual increase among the five countries.


Tests confirm PSA Peugeot Citroën SCR works

15 January 2016

PSA Peugeot Citroën said it was pleased to learn that the initial results obtained by the Peugeot 208 and 508 in tests organised by the technical committee led by the French Ministry of Ecology, Sustainable Development and Energy comply with regulations and are aligned with homologated data.


PSA sales rise 1.2% in 2015

13 January 2016

PSA sold 2,973,000 vehicles in 2015, up 1.2%. In Europe, group sales rose 5.9% over the year, to 1,864,000 units, with the pace of growth picking up in the fourth quarter.


European car sales grow for 27th straight month

17 December 2015

European new car sales experienced a 27th consecutive month of growth during November 2015 with volume up 13.5% year on year, the second largest rise this year, according to analysts at JATO Dynamics. This followed a significant slowing of growth during October as a consequence of smaller increases in the 'Big Five' EU markets.


Toyota and PSA redesign shared van line

1 December 2015

Toyota and PSA cooperation on small vans will continue with new Citroën Spacetourer, Peugeot Traveller and Toyota Proace models due out in the first half of 2016 after launch at the Geneva show next March. MPV and shuttle versions will also be available.


CEO says PSA needs to improve in Germany

26 November 2015

PSA Peugeot Citroen is failing to convince customers of the value and attractiveness of its cars, chief executive Carlos Tavares told a German magazine.


Vietnam sales rise 44% in October, 58% YTD

10 November 2015

Vietnam’s new vehicle market continued to expand rapidly in October, with deliveries to dealers rising by 44% to 19,181 units from 13,324 units a year earlier according to data released by the Vietnam Automotive Manufacturers Association.


Vietnam sales rise 49% in September, 61% YTD

9 October 2015

Vietnam’s new vehicle market continued to steam ahead in September, with the Vietnam Automotive Manufacturers Association reporting a rise in deliveries to dealers of almost 49% year on year to 19,256 units compared with 12,948 units a year earlier. Sales in the first nine months of the year increased by close to 61% to 144,674 units, from 90,139 units previously, reflecting continued strong economic growth - driven by buoyant domestic consumption and manufacturing investment.


Dongfeng and Renault to produce EVs

29 September 2015

The Dongfeng Renault Automotive Company (DRAC) joint venture in China has announced plans to build its first electric vehicle in China based on Renault's Fluence ZE. The EV will be produced in Wuhan from 2017 and will be sold as a Dongfeng only in China.

Peugeot news

Paris show debuts list - Range Rover Sport SD4

17 August 2016

The world premiere of a four-cylinder engine in Land Rover's Range Rover Sport will be at the Par...


just-auto Plus only Latin NCAP recommends side impact test mandatory

15 August 2016

Latin NCAP assessed the Fiat New Palio and the Peugeot 208 under the new 2016 protocol, which inc...


Saipa-Citroen deal part of Iran "added value" push

10 August 2016

Saipa says its recent agreement to establish a 50:50 joint venture with Citroen, will see a major...


just-auto Plus only Banque PSA Finance/Santander extends ties in Brazi

2 August 2016

Following the 24 July 2015 announcement that a framework agreement had been signed between Banque...


PSA Europe H1 2016 consolidated sales up 7.4%

12 July 2016

PSA's first-half consolidated sales in Europe rose 7.4% year-on-year to 1,056,000 units. P...


Leoni secures EUR500m PSA wiring contract

28 June 2016

Leoni has secured two follow-up orders from PSA Groupe with a total lifetime sales volume of EUR5...



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