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Honda has boosted first fiscal quarter operating profit 16.4% to JPY239.2bn (US$1,954m)....
The launch of Volkswagen's Up TSi powertrain option is the first time Brazil has produced a car more advanced, in engine technology, than it...
As the automotive supplier sector sees increasing restructuring, Delphi has announced it is positioning for growth with new acquisitions and...
Iran's component producer association says joint ventures will form a key plank of its plan to re-establish ties with western companies....
Honda has boosted first fiscal quarter operating profit 16.4% to JPY239.2bn (US$1,954m).
The launch of Volkswagen's Up TSi powertrain option is the first time Brazil has produced a car more advanced, in engine technology, than its sibling marketed in Europe.
Denso's revenue for the first quarter ended 30 June 2015 was up 7.6% year on year to JPY1.10 trillion (US$9bn). Operating profit was up 5.5% to JPY86.7bn.
BorgWarner has reported net earnings for the second quarter 22% down, hit by currency effects and a stronger dollar.
Audi says it is presenting its next step OLED automotive lighting technology for the first time at the IAA in Frankfurt.
China’s Chery Automobile said it exported 50,130 vehicles in the first half of 2015, more than 25% of all Chinese vehicle exports in that period.
As the automotive supplier sector sees increasing restructuring, Delphi has announced it is positioning for growth with new acquisitions and investments in key automotive technology and product growth areas.
Iran's component producer association says joint ventures will form a key plank of its plan to re-establish ties with western companies.
After second quarter 2015 profit rises of around 60%, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) has revised upwards some of its full year forecasts.
Volkswagen's premium Audi Group division boosted operating profit 9.1% to EUR2.9bn in the first half of 2015.
Despite some rises in unit sales in key export markets, Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) posted falls in overall sales and profits in its first fiscal quarter to 30 June, 2015.
General Motors Korea union workers have approved a new pay deal but just 55% said yes.
Volkswagen Group boosted second quarter 2015 operating profit 4.9% to EUR3.49bn on sales up 9.9% to EUR56.04bn.
Delphi has posted strong second quarter results with net income up to US$667m on sales of US$3.86bn in the second quarter.
Despite a 14.2% year on year rise in sales to JPY806,007m, Mazda Motor Corporation (MMC) booked a 5.4% rise in fiscal first quarter operating income to JPY53.3m and net income off 24.8% to JPY36.8m.
The Renault Group has reported a hefty rise in operating profit for the first half of 2015.
RCI Banque, which finances Renault-Nissan Alliance operations and dealerships, booked 2015 first half earnings before tax up 17.5% year on year to EUR422m.
Chinese automaker Dongfeng Sokon Motor (DFSK), a joint venture between Dongfeng Motor and Sokon Motor, is gearing up to produce vehicles in Indonesia, according to local reports.
Suzuki (Myanmar) Motor (SMMC) has started production of the three row, seven seat Ertiga MPV.
General Motors is increasing spending in Brazil to US$3.84bn (R$ 13bn) in the 2014-2019 timeframe.
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