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ANALYSIS: Future models for North America - Part 2

Part one of this two-part series concerned the major models the Detroit Three vehicle makers have up their sleeves for 2015. Now we take a l...

Review of 2014 (1)

It's still 2014, but not for much longer. In the global automotive business, plenty happened in 2014. Seasoned observer Dave Leggett offers...

ANALYSIS: Future models for North America - Part 1

The NAIAS in mid-January will mark the official start to the next wave of vehicle launches in the US. So what are the major OEMs readying fo...

VEHICLE ANALYSIS: Volkswagen Golf GTE

When it comes to electric vehicles, the science that discharges power from charged up batteries is proving stubborn....

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

Toyota announces more expansion in Michigan 18 Dec 2014

Graeme Roberts

Toyota announced on Thursday (18 December) it is planning another expansion of its southeast Michigan R&D campuses.


Nissan Mexico recalls cars over Takata airbags 18 Dec 2014

Graeme Roberts

Nissan Motor has recalled over 80,000 vehicles sold in Mexico to check for potential defects stemming from air bags made by Takata.


Indonesia sales fall 12% in November 18 Dec 2014

Tony Pugliese

New vehicle sales in Indonesia fell by 12% to 91,268 units in November, compared with 103,703 sales a year earlier, according to data released by the Gaikindo automotive industry association.


Honda conducted its own tests on Takata airbags 17 Dec 2014

Graeme Roberts

Honda Motor bought used and scrapped cars in Japan to conduct its own tests of Takata airbags after becoming concerned by mounting recalls and frustrated by its supplier's failure to explain why some have exploded, killing five people with shrapnel, a media report said.


Honda and Nissan widen Takata airbag recalls 11 Dec 2014

Graeme Roberts

Honda and Nissan Motor have now followed Toyota in widening global air bag recalls after one of the devices made by Takata ruptured in a scrapped car in Japan.

Latest blogs

just-auto on BBC 24 Oct 2014

Dave Leggett

The Paris Show seems a long time ago now, but I have been sent a link to a BBC news item in which just-auto's editor makes a brief appearance.


Doughnut time 22 Oct 2014

Graeme Roberts

Sometimes the answer to "Why?" can be answered "Just because..." As in this video made by Lexus Poland as part of its launch of the NX mid-size SUV line.

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Toyota Motor Corporation - Strategy and SWOT Report

Toyota Motor Corporation - Strategy and SWOT Report

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

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Toyota Motor Corporation (7203) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

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Toyota Motor Corporation (7203) - 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 compile...

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