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THE WEEK THAT WAS: What's a Waku Waku tailgate?

We put Tata Motors' Land Rover's Range Rover Evoque under the microscope this past week, asking how long the model, just mid-life facelifted...

Toyota's plant and product engineering revamp

Toyota has had its fair share of problems to contend with in recent years. However, there are now signs that the company is raising its glob...

THE WEEK THAT WAS: Good news for UK Auto Making

There was some good news for UK Auto Manufacturing Plc this week as Honda announced that its under-used European car plant in Swindon would...

ANALYSIS: Depressed Thai market forces rethink

After a government stimulated market binge in 2012, the Thai vehicle market has been left saturated and has declined sharply since. As outpu...

Latest Interviews

INTERVIEW: Dr Sae-Hoon Kim, Hyundai fuel cell R&D 5 Nov 2014

Roger Stansfield

The Fukushima nuclear reactor disaster which followed the Japanese earthquake and tsunami in 2011 might inadvertently provide a foot in the door for sales of hydrogen fuel-cell electric vehicles to take off, believes the man in charge of Hyundai-Kia's FCEV research and development, Dr Sae-Hoon Kim.


Q&A with Aha: Analytical data from the Cloud 28 Jul 2014

Matthew Beecham

The IT industry has made much of the benefits of a Cloud infrastructure, offering better security and less complex networks in the workplace. Infotainment specialist Harman with subsidiary Aha claims its use in the car could be equally effective. It is now offering OEMs and service providers a chance to use the Cloud beyond downloading apps, navigation updates or music. Understanding what features are being used by the end customer, finding software bugs, removing unused features, reducing recalls or targeting specific customers with updates and advertising are just some of the ideas that Harman claims it can offer with its new Aha Cloud Platform Analytics and Updates Service. just-auto spoke to Siegfried Schuler, Director Centre of Competence Aha, about the service and find out what OEMs are most interested in.

Latest News

US April light vehicle sales grow, miss forecast 5 May 2015

Bill Cawthon

April US light vehicle sales rose 4.6% to about 1.45m cars and light trucks. That was a bit shy of analysts’ estimates but still healthy.


Toyota unveils last local Camry 28 Apr 2015

Graeme Roberts

Toyota Australia has unveiled the last model to be built at its Altona manufacturing plant; the updated Camry. Along with the facelifted Aurion, the updated Camry and Hybrid will be in production until the company stops manufacturing at the end of 2017.


Low gas prices sees SUVs replacing electrified 22 Apr 2015

Graeme Roberts

US car buyers are trading in hybrid and electric cars for SUVs at a higher rate than ever before, according to car-buying advice website Edmunds.com.


Toyota sees leap ahead for China hybrid sales 22 Apr 2015

Dave Leggett

Toyota sees its hybrids accounting for as much as 30% of its sales in China by 2020 according to a Nikkei report.


Guangzhou Automobile to build two new factories 21 Apr 2015

Graeme Roberts

Guangzhou Automobile Group - which has an expanding joint venture with Toyota - plans to extend its own operations in China and set up two new factories. The company will spend CNY6bn (US$968m) on these plants which will open in 2016 and 2018.

Latest blogs

If in doubt, recall? 13 Apr 2015

Graeme Roberts

Ping goes the inbox and there's the weekly recall notification list from the US government's road safety regulator, the National Highway and Traffic Safety Administration (or NHTSA or even 'Nit-sa' for short in the local vernacular).


Top Gear's storm in a teacup 12 Mar 2015

Dave Leggett

Overseas readers may be picking up media reports of a 'fracas' and a presenter's suspension at popular BBC TV programme Top Gear and wondering what's going on.

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