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Skoda eyeing US market entry

30 Sep 2016 | Dave Leggett

Volkswagen Group’s Skoda brand is eyeing entry to the US market with local assembly, according to a report carried by Reuters....


Renault announces new joint venture in Iran - Paris

30 Sep 2016 | Graeme Roberts

Renault plans a comprehensive joint venture in Iran which will see local vehicle and supplier development and its own vehicle distribution n...


New-generation Fiat engines arrive in Brazilian Uno

30 Sep 2016 | Graeme Roberts

Brazil's Fiat Uno has been restyled for 2017 with a new front section resembling the Italian Panda with new headlamps, front grille and bump...


Opel planning chief finding predictions problematic - Paris show

29 Sep 2016 | Chris Wright

As someone charged with looking into the future, Toscan Bennett, vice president strategy and planning for Opel, is finding it harder and har...

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Faurecia homes in on weight loss to slash CO2 - Paris

30 Sep 2016 | Simon Warburton

Faurecia says it is aiming for a 100kg weight saving per car as ever-stricter emissions legislation forces suppliers to pull even more technological rabbits from hats.


Skoda eyeing US market entry

30 Sep 2016 | Dave Leggett

Volkswagen Group’s Skoda brand is eyeing entry to the US market with local assembly, according to a report carried by Reuters.


Renault announces new joint venture in Iran - Paris

30 Sep 2016 | Graeme Roberts

Renault plans a comprehensive joint venture in Iran which will see local vehicle and supplier development and its own vehicle distribution network.


New-generation Fiat engines arrive in Brazilian Uno

30 Sep 2016 | Graeme Roberts

Brazil's Fiat Uno has been restyled for 2017 with a new front section resembling the Italian Panda with new headlamps, front grille and bumper – and important mechanical updates.


Daimler and Renault-Nissan cooperation ‘deepening’

30 Sep 2016 | Dave Leggett

The strategic partnership between the Renault-Nissan Alliance and Daimler is maturing as it enters its seventh year in 2016, the companies’ leaders said today in their annual media update at the Paris Motor Show.


PSA "comfortable" with new French emissions tests

30 Sep 2016 | Simon Warburton

PSA Groupe says it is "very comfortable" with the results of emissions testings carried out at the behest of the French government in the wake of the Volkswagen diesel scandal.


CLEPA closes in on new CEO appointment - Paris

30 Sep 2016 | Simon Warburton

Pan-European supplier association, CLEPA, says it has whittled down candidates for a new CEO to a short list as it looks to make an appointment by the end of this year.


GAC plots capacity expansion strategy 

30 Sep 2016 | Dave Leggett

Guangzhou-based GAC (Guangzhou automobile company) is planning major renovations of its assembly plant in Hangzhou in a push to expand production capacity following substantial sales growth.


2016 Paris motor show - premieres list

30 Sep 2016 | Glenn Brooks

The Audi Q5, Citroën C3, Hyundai i30, Kia Rio, Land Rover Discovery, Nissan Micra, Peugeots 3008 & 5008, Porsche Panamera, Renault Alaskan and Škoda Kodiaq were the most important production models at the 2016 Paris motor show. As for design studies and prototypes, the BMW Concept X2, Generation EQ SUV from Daimler, Lexus UX, Renault Trezor and Volkswagen I.D. were the main show stoppers. Surprisingly, the BMW 5 Series, Infiniti QX50 and a mid-life facelift for the VW Golf did not appear.


just-auto Plus only GM introduces new Duramax engine on 2017 Sierra HD

30 Sep 2016 | just-auto plus Extended News

GMC on 29 September 2016, announced the redesigned Duramax 6.6L V-8 turbo-diesel offered on the 2017 Sierra HD. This next-generation...


just-auto Plus only Volvo US recalls XC90/S90 over air conditioning drain hose issue

30 Sep 2016 | just-auto plus Extended News

NHTSA campaign number: 16V690000  Component(s): Air bags, equipment Potential number of units affected: 43,766 units Summary:...


just-auto Plus only ZF will not raise cash offer price for Haldex

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ZF Friedrichshafen, through its wholly-owned subsidiary ZF International B.V, on 16 September 2016, announced a raised recommended public...


just-auto Plus only Toyota presents new 2017 GT86

30 Sep 2016 | just-auto plus Extended News

Chief engineer, Tetsuya Tada’s mission has been to strengthen the qualities that define the GT86 as an exceptional driver’s car....


just-auto Plus only Toyota introduces FCV Plus

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Fuel cell vehicles are often referred to as the ultimate in environment-friendly vehicles. But in a future in which fuel cell vehicles...


just-auto Plus only Ricardo and AMRC collaborate over powertrain electrification

30 Sep 2016 | just-auto plus Extended News

The University of Sheffield Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) has entered into a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with global...


just-auto Plus only Renault Koleos/Koleos Initiale Paris makes its European debut at Paris show

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Originally unveiled in Beijing, the all-new Renault Koleos has made its European debut at Mondial De L’Automobile Paris 2016. The...


just-auto Plus only PSA enhances its R&D efficiency with 3DExperience platform

30 Sep 2016 | just-auto plus Extended News

A key efficiency driver that will support the PSA Group's Push to Pass strategic plan, the 3DExperience platform developed by Dassault...


just-auto Plus only Nissan displays its intelligent mobility vision at Paris show

30 Sep 2016 | just-auto plus Extended News

Nissan is delivering innovation and excitement to the Paris Motor Show, catapulting its product line-up to a whole new level with the...


just-auto Plus only New Dacia Duster features automatic six-speed EDC transmission

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For the very first time, the multi-award-winning Dacia Duster is available with an automatic six-speed EDC (Efficient Dual Clutch)...


just-auto Plus only New 2017 Kia Sedona earns IIHS Top Safety Pick+

30 Sep 2016 | just-auto plus Extended News

The 2017 Kia Sedona qualifies for the highest award from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, thanks to the addition of optional...

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