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ZFANALYSIS: ZF/TRW: 'Motion and Mobility' meets 'Cognitive Safety' 16 Sep 14

Colin Whitbread

After reaching agreement to purchase TRW, 2015 is shaping up to be the most momentous year in ZF's long history. Colin Whitbread considers the implications of the latest developments.


While one BMW Kruger was preparing to move to Infiniti, the one in charge of production this week was helping celebrate three million Minis at Plant OxfordTHE WEEK THAT WAS: More musical chairs 12 Sep 14

Graeme Roberts

After last week's news concerning top Nissan/Infiniti executive Andy Palmer's move to Aston Martin, came another shift - a BMW German region head to replace Palmer at the helm of Infiniti.


C292, a version of this concept, will be made in the US from 2015ANALYSIS: Mercedes’ multi-model architecture future 11 Sep 14

Glenn Brooks

Today's media release from Daimler is official confirmation that the Mercedes-Benz passenger cars division will leverage multiple architectures for its future models. But what will those vehicles be, and where will they be built?


Hatchback body makes the Panamera unique in its segmentVEHICLE ANALYSIS: Porsche Panamera 4S 9 Sep 14

Glenn Brooks

The name is the same but Porsche's latest Panamera 4S loses its normally aspirated V8 and gains a biturbo V6 that's not only more powerful but 20% more fuel efficient.


Togliatti union calm in face of job pruningCOMMENT: Post Soviet unions no zest for strikes 9 Sep 14

Simon Warburton

One of the aspects that genuinely surprised me about the recent visit to Russia organised by Renault and AvtoVAZ was the almost complete absence of trade union antagonism to restructuring.


Yes, ICOMMENT: Tesla talks a good game, but the major delivery is ahead 8 Sep 14

Dave Leggett

The site for Tesla's big battery factory has been announced.


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Dave LeggettLatest blog entry: TRW and ZF 15 Sep 2014

Dave Leggett

We're digesting the news that TRW will be (subject to the usual approvals) acquired by ZF. Looks like ZF has paid top dollar.


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Our team bring you informed analysis of selected new vehicle models and put them in automotive industry perspective


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Analyst Glenn Brooks looks at OEM new product developments in the context of company strategies and market trends


Slice Of Warburton Slice Of Warburton

just-auto business editor Simon Warburton offers up a wide range of views in his distinctive style, informed by daily contact with the global auto industry


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