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THE WEEK THAT WAS: iOS (and Android) in the car

Perhaps not surprisingly, given our target audience, the most-read news item on just-auto this week was about a Geneva new product roll-out,...

PRODUCT EYE: Toyota rejoins C-segment wagon party

Olde England: 'estate car' or, if you are v posh, 'shooting brake'. US: 'wagon'. Australia/New Zealand: 'station (as in sheep) wagon' or jus...

PRODUCT EYE: Land Rover Freelander 2

Not only is is possible to spend forty thousand pounds on a Land Rover Freelander, lots of people are doing exactly that. Glenn Brooks tries...

COMMENT: The emerging challenge for the car...

The future for this industry is bound up in the emergence of mega-cities, the continuing growth of vehicle demand in rapidly motorising emer...

Latest Interviews

Q&A with BASF Performance Materials 12 Nov 2013

Matthew Beecham

BASF’s Performance Materials division focuses on industries such as automotive, construction, electrics and electronics. Here, Matthew Beecham talked with Bernhard Rosenau, Segment Management Automotive, Engineering Plastics Europe, BASF SE about some of the division's most recent PA and PU automotive applications.

INTERVIEW: Martin Leach, Magma CEO 16 Jul 2013

Dave Leggett

Martin Leach, the former head of Ford of Europe, Mazda and Maserati, now runs Magma - a multi-faceted automotive industry consultancy and service provider. Dave Leggett recently caught up with him in London to hear his views on the current state of the automotive business and the challenges ahead.

Latest News

Torotrak secures V-Charge technology grant 9 Apr 2014

Simon Warburton

Torotrak has been awarded a grant of GBP205,000 (US$343,000) through the Technology Strategy Board's Smart Scheme to develop an application-specific, production-intent version of its V-Charge technology.

Daimler takes over Evonik EV battery operations 1 Apr 2014

Graeme Roberts

Daimler and Evonik Industries are restructuring their electric vehicle activities in in Kamenz and Kirchheim/Teck, as a result of "changed market conditions".

Parking company eyes slice of Japan sharing growth 10 Mar 2014

Tony Lewis

Car sharing, where drivers can have the use of a car for just a few hours rather than the typical 24-hour minimum, is beginning to attract new users in Japan where use grew by 40% last year. The country now has almost 500,000 registered car sharers.

Renschler to run commercial vehicles at Volkswagen 25 Feb 2014

Graeme Roberts

Andreas Renschler who resigned suddenly from Daimler last month, will return to Volkswagen, where he previously worked briefly, to head commercial vehicles from 1 February, 2015.

Daimler open to more co-op, maybe Tesla - CEO 31 Jan 2014

Graeme Roberts

Daimler is open to broadening cooperation with partners Renault and Nissan to include other automakers and car segments - and to new projects with EV maker Tesla Motors, CEO Dieter Zetsche has said.

Company research

Smart Headlights Trends

Smart Headlights Trends

Smart Headlights, a prospecting offer, describes as to how technology is fast permeating the driving arena and why smart headlights are the answer to night time driving....

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Global Smart Transportation Market 2012-2016

Global Smart Transportation Market 2012-2016

TechNavio's analysts forecast Global Smart Transportation market to grow at a CAGR of 25.6 percent over the period 2012-2016. One of the key factors contributing to this growth is the growing Global S...

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Global light vehicle access and security market 2008 to 2028

Global light vehicle access and security market 2008 to 2028

This QUBE report from just-auto provides a comprehensive overview of the global OE vehicle access and security sector, major suppliers, top markets, technology trends and market size forecasts. Use th...

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