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ANALYSIS: Europe's car market in 2014, and 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 c...

ANALYSIS: The challenge of vehicle lightweighting

Vehicle designers and engineers are coming under unprecedented pressure to remove weight from vehicles wherever they can. As part of a new r...

ANALYSIS: Shock as US Honda CR-V outsells all cars

With 32,369 units sold, American Honda's CR-V was the market's best selling SUV in December. Another upset: the Toyota Camry was toppled as...

Briefing: Review of 2014 (2)

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

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 to rethink pay system for workers 27 Jan 2015

Dave Leggett

Toyota is reportedly planning to revise how it compensates factory workers in order to reward performance and encourage young talent.


UK car output tops 1.5m in 2014 23 Jan 2015

Dave Leggett

The SMMT has announced that UK car production in 2014 totalled 1,528,148 units - a 1.2% increase on the previous year and the best year since 2007.


Toyota to boost Mirai FCV output as orders mount 23 Jan 2015

Graeme Roberts

Toyota will increase production of its Mirai fuel cell car launched in Japan on 15 December and headed for the US, UK and some European markets during 2015.


Toyota targets strong growth in Indochina 22 Jan 2015

Tony Pugliese

Toyota Motor is setting up a new business division called Mekong Region Virtual Company to help drive sales growth in Indochina, including Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia and Myanmar.


Thai sales fall 17% in December, 33% in 2014 22 Jan 2015

Tony Pugliese

New vehicle sales in Thailand declined by 17.4% to 108,688 units in December from 108,688 units in the same month of the previous year, according to the Federation of Thai Industries (FTI)

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

Toyota Motor Corporation - Strategy and SWOT Report, is a source of comprehensive company data and information. The report covers the company’s structure, operation, SWOT analysis, product and service...

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

Toyota Motor Corporation (7203) - Financial and Strategic SW

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

Toyota 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...

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