Subscribe via RSSWhat is RSS?

Automotive industry company news

Latest Insights

VEHICLE ANALYSIS: Celerio and Suzuki's future cars

Don't let the vanilla styling make you overlook the importance of the Celerio hatchback for Suzuki in Europe. The days of this brand being a...

ANALYSIS: Suzuki's new brand flagship - Vitara

As a car brand, Suzuki is not one of the big beasts of the auto industry. It's something of a niche player but is now planning to cement its...

ANALYSIS: Nissan Europe is closing in on Toyota

Glenn Brooks | 17 Feb 2015

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?

Graeme Roberts | 6 Feb 2015

'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, finally, manage it today.

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

Glenn Brooks | 19 Jan 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 contracting. How will they fare in 2015?

SAO PAULO SHOW: This year's was one of the best

Fernando Calmon | 10 Nov 2014

Attracting over 750,000 visitors in 11 days, the São Paulo motor show saw several locally made and imported new model launches of varying degrees of importance that, together, made this year's event one of the best in the show's 54-year history.

Latest Interviews

Q&A with Intelligent Energy

Matthew Beecham | 16 Jun 2015

The hydrogen fuel cell sector has caught the automotive limelight recently, notably Toyota's announcement of making thousands of hydrogen fuel cell patents available on a royalty free basis. Does this mean affordable fuel cell vehicles (FCEVs) could be on our driveways anytime soon? Matthew Beecham talked to James Batchelor of independent fuel cell specialist Intelligent Energy about the obstacles still to be overcome.

Q&A with Mike Savage, Drive System Design

Matthew Beecham | 28 Jan 2015

Business trends can change quickly in developing markets, such as India, reflecting the pace of change in society. Matthew Beecham spoke to Mike Savage, chief engineer at Drive System Design about how the transmissions market in India is undergoing a period of radical change.

Latest News

Suzuki-VW dispute arbitration proceedings over

Dave Leggett | 26 Jun 2015

Suzuki has said that the lengthy arbitration proceedings concerning its long-running dispute with Volkswagen have been completed and that a ruling is now expected.

Maruti Suzuki to launch Swift range extender

Graeme Roberts | 23 Jun 2015

Maruti Suzuki reportedly plans to launch a Swift range extender variant in India in 2015.

Proton does supply deal with Suzuki

Dave Leggett | 15 Jun 2015

Proton and Suzuki have signed an agreement under which Suzuki will supply parts kits for the assembly of a model in Malaysia that will be badged as a Proton and sold in the Malaysian market.

Suzuki launches Thai made Celerio in Indonesia

Tony Pugliese | 9 Jun 2015

Suzuki Motor launched its Celerio small hatchback in Indonesia at the weekend.

Maruti Suzuki continues vehicle emission reduction

Graeme Roberts | 5 Jun 2015

Maruti Suzuki India (MSIL) has said it would continue to work on reducing vehicle emissions.

Maruti Suzuki likely to rename SX4 S-Cross

Graeme Roberts | 3 Jun 2015

Maruti Suzuki might rename the SX4 S-Cross crossover S-Cross, media reports said.

Suzuki's new Indo plant to lift exports

Tony Pugliese | 2 Jun 2015

Indonesia's Suzuki Indomobil Motor officially inaugurated a new vehicle assembly plant in Cikarang, West Java, at the end of May.

Maruti Suzuki hikes sales and exports in May

Graeme Roberts | 2 Jun 2015

Passenger car market leader Maruti Suzuki India achieved a sales rise in May.

Suzuki opens second Indonesia vehicle plant

Chris Wright | 29 May 2015

Suzuki has opened its new Cikarang car assembly plant in the Greenland International Industrial Centre east of Jakarta.

Maruti Suzuki adds upmarket sales channel

Dave Leggett | 11 May 2015

Maruti Suzuki reportedly plans to use two different marketing networks to sell its models.

Suzuki posts net sales fiscal year rise by US$646m

Simon Warburton | 11 May 2015

Suzuki says its consolidated net sales for fiscal year, April 2014 to March 2015, increased by JPY77.2bn (US$646m) to JPY3,015bn, although income fell for the first time in six years.

Maruti offering youth vehicle service training

Graeme Roberts | 5 May 2015

Maruti Suzuki India (MSIL) will scale up its skill development activities by setting up Automobile Skill Enhancement Centres (ASEC) at 45 government-run Industrial Training Institutes across the country.

Maruti Suzuki Q4 net profit soars 61%

Graeme Roberts | 27 Apr 2015

Maruti Suzuki India unit sales rose 6.7% to 346,712 vehicles in the fiscal fourth quarter. Exports rose 12.4% to 29,542 units.

And now (drum roll), the Suzuki Boosterjet engine

Graeme Roberts | 23 Apr 2015

Suzuki unveiled its new Boosterjet 1.4 litre, direct injection turbocharged petrol engine at the Shanghai motor show.

Euro NCAP names two new five star cars

Graeme Roberts | 22 Apr 2015

The new large MPV Renault Espace was awarded five stars in the latest Euro NCAP safety test results.

GERMANY: Mazda outsells Nissan as Qashqai crashes

Glenn Brooks | 16 Apr 2015

Thanks to a plethora of new and updated models, Mazda has found itself in the extraordinary situation of having overtaken Nissan in Europe's largest national market.

Indian fiscal year passenger car sales rise 5%

Graeme Roberts | 13 Apr 2015

Sales of passenger cars in India rose by almost 5% to 1.87m in fiscal 2014-15 (year ended 31 March, 2015) after a decline in the previous two years.

Suzuki to build new assembly plant in Myanmar

Graeme Roberts | 7 Apr 2015

Suzuki Motor is said to have agreed to build a new plant in Myanmar’s Thilawa special economic zone (SEZ), just south of the country’s capital city Yangon, according to reports in Japan.

NZ March new vehicle sales best in 30 years

Graeme Roberts | 2 Apr 2015

Registrations of 11,755 passenger and commercial vehicles resulted in the strongest March for New Zealand's new vehicle importers since 1984. Sales were up 5% on March 2014 and 8% year to date.

Japanese automakers to spend US$2.9bn in Indonesia

Tony Pugliese | 30 Mar 2015

Japanese automakers have pledged to spend at least US$2.9bn in Indonesia in the next few year, according to reports that followed president Joko Widodo’s state visit to Japan.

Suzuki launches locally made Ciaz at Bangkok show

Graeme Roberts | 25 Mar 2015

Suzuki Motor has launched its Ciaz sedan at the Bangkok International Motor Show in Thailand, the third country to build the new model.

India's car market continues recovery

Dave Leggett | 10 Mar 2015

India's car market continued its recovery in February helped by manufacturer discounts and heightened interest in a raft of new models from Suzuki and Hyundai.

Company research

Maruti Suzuki India Limited (MARUTI) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Maruti Suzuki India Limited (MARUTI) - Financial and Strateg

Maruti Suzuki India Limited (MARUTI) - 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 co...

Read more >

Suzuki Motor Corporation (7269) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Suzuki Motor Corporation (7269) - Financial and Strategic SW

Suzuki Motor Corporation (Suzuki Motors) is an automobile company. It undertakes the designing and manufacturing of passenger cars, commercial vehicles, motorcycles, all terrain vehicles (ATVs), outbo...

Read more >

Suzuki Motor Corporation - Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), Partnerships & Alliances and Investment Report

Suzuki Motor Corporation - Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), Par

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...

Read more >

just-auto homepage

Forgot your password?