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Q3 results from Ford and GM showed North America and China remain profitable but Europe is still a problem for both despite the restructuring painTHE WEEK THAT WAS: Interesting, interesting... 24 Oct 14

Graeme Roberts

If I had to think of one adjective to describe this week's autobiz news, 'interesting' is as good a fit as any. Bit of this, bit of that.


Gothenburg was the backdrop to FKGCOMMENT: FKG keeps ears on the track in Gothenburg 24 Oct 14

Simon Warburton

Last week saw Scandinavian automotive supplier body FKG's Annual Forum in Gothenburg, bringing together more than 400 component producers, politicians and union leaders. Just-auto was there and here is a quote snapshot of what is always a fascinating and lively conference organised by the tireless FKG.


Given MitsubishiVEHICLE ANALYSIS: Mitsubishi's top-selling Outlander PHEV 24 Oct 14

Graeme Roberts

Ping goes the inbox. A welcome new email comes from our colleagues at JATO Dynamics with the latest eight-month YTD European PHEV sales data.


Thawing out of Russia and Iran could present real supplier opportunityCOMMENT: Sweden looks to warm up emerging markets 24 Oct 14

Simon Warburton

It's as if the Cold War never went away.


R version of RCZ costs £32,000, charges to 62mph in 5.9 secondsVEHICLE ANALYSIS: 2014 Peugeot RCZ R 21 Oct 14

Glenn Brooks

Audi, or Peugeot? No contest. But what if the question is instead TT or RCZ R? Trickier. It would be ironic if PSA's cost cutting means this beautiful coupe won't have a replacement as the RCZ is already a successful, high-priced Peugeot.


Jaguar and Land Rover models coming off the line at Tata MotorsCOMMENT: US JLR plant likely to get a warm southern welcome 20 Oct 14

Graeme Roberts

The weekend's news Tata Motors' Jaguar Land Rover is 'talking to southern states' about establishing a factory in the United States is an intriguing development and one that would make good sense both for the British automaker and its Indian parent.


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TakataTakata's airbag inflator woes

Airbag supplier Takata is under fire as potentially faulty inflators - which can fragment into shrapnel as the 'bag inflates and have been blamed for several deaths - prompt NHTSA to intensify the urgency of recalling 7.8m cars in the US and its territories alone. Our coverage is here.

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Dave LeggettLatest blog entry: JLR and NA plant: it makes business sense 24 Oct 2014

Dave Leggett

Making cars where you sell them makes sense on a number of grounds. It can be a way to save on shipping costs, exploit lower manufacturing costs, avoid import tariffs and reduce exchange rate risks.


Other Global Auto Shows Other Global Auto Shows

just-auto doesn't just cover the top five motor shows. This page collects together our coverage of other global auto shows, including the car launches, motor show debuts and concept cars that matter.


Global Auto Show Coverage Global Auto Show Coverage

just-auto’s round-up of auto shows from around the world, featuring car launches, motor show debuts, concept cars and controversy.


Tokyo Motor Show Tokyo Motor Show

The latest auto show debuts, car launches, manufacturer news and cutting-edge concept cars – brought straight to you from the Tokyo Motor Show by just-auto.


Detroit Auto Show Detroit Auto Show

Direct from the Detroit Auto Show – just-auto covers the most important car launches, motor show debuts, concept cars and manufacturer news from the show.


Frankfurt Motor Show Frankfurt Motor Show

A round-up of just-auto’s coverage of the Frankfurt Motor Show. Our team highlight the show’s most lauded car launches and auto show debuts, futuristic concept cars and manufacturer announcements.


Geneva Motor Show Geneva Motor Show

just-auto reports from the Geneva Motor Show, including concept cars and auto show debuts, manufacturer news and the most anticipated car launches.


Paris Motor Show Paris Motor Show

All the car launches and debuts, manufacturer announcements, concept cars and auto show controversy - direct from the Paris Motor Show


Product Eye Product Eye

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


Brooks On OEM Product Trends Brooks On OEM Product Trends

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


Our Man In ASEAN Our Man In ASEAN

Jakarta-based Tony Pugliese's regular updates, news and analysis from the ASEAN countries of south-east Asia


Beecham Beecham's Tech-Talk

Matthew Beecham interviews automotive component industry specialists to learn more about changing technologies and new innovations.


The Week That Was The Week That Was

Deputy/news editor Graeme Roberts' Friday wrap on the important automotive news from the week just ending.


Research In Focus Research In Focus

Information summaries and extracts from just-auto's continually updated research portfolio.


Bursa Bursa's World

Mark Bursa's in-depth look at key trends and companies across the automotive world.


Golding Golding's Take

Financial analyst and former city slicker Rob Golding's regular sideways look at the automotive business.


From the Editor From the Editor

just-auto editor Dave Leggett's overview of the auto industry, its companies, products and people.

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