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Carbonfibre scissor doors are amazingly light to pull closedVEHICLE ANALYSIS: BMW i8 30 Sep 14

Glenn Brooks

If you like being looked at, you will love the i8. It turns the heads of seemingly everyone who sees you on the road, and even more so in carparks. To drive, it’s like no other super car - BMW has created something very special.


Numerous concepts such as the Toyota C-HR will be unveiled in Paris next month.THE WEEK THAT WAS: Paris gets closer 26 Sep 14

Graeme Roberts

If you're heading to Paris for the motor show next month, or even if not, may I recommend the show preview we published this week as a management briefing? This second key show on the European calendar promises many new models and we'll be there in force (next week) to cover them and speak to key industry players.


Steering too light but chassis longs for more than 90hpVEHICLE ANALYSIS: Renault Twingo 25 Sep 14

Glenn Brooks

The name remains but in every other way, Renault’s Twingo is truly all-new. This is also the first model to use Edison, a rear-engined, rear-wheel drive joint venture platform developed with Daimler. The days of spinning the back tyres on small cars have suddenly returned.


Jaguar takes a step further down the aluminium path with the extensive use of aluminium on the XEANALYSIS: Jaguar's XE spearheads new industrial strategy 23 Sep 14

Dave Leggett

If you make executive or luxury cars, you're helped by theoretically naturally higher margins than brands in the volume segments can achieve.


Facelift sees front end gain deeper front bumper, more aggressive grille and new lightsVEHICLE ANALYSIS: 2014 Toyota Land Cruiser 23 Sep 14

Glenn Brooks

Known as the Prado in Asia-Pacific, Toyota Motor Europe's Land Cruiser is the second biggest SUV sold in this region. It's not cheap, but its 4x4 abilities are immense and the build quality and finish are Lexus-like.


WeSeptember 2014 management briefing: Paris show preview 22 Sep 14

Glenn Brooks

The 2014 Paris Mondial de l'Automobile opens to the press in early October. This month's Management Briefing offers a preview of the likely main new models, with a round up of the highlights to follow later next month.


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


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


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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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Beecham Beecham's Tech-Talk

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


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