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PSA chief meets with Opel Works Council

21 Feb 2017 | Dave Leggett

PSA executives, led by CEO Carlos Tavares, have met with labour union representatives and the Opel/Vauxhall European Works Council for discu...


PSA's Tavares to meet UK PM on Vauxhall concerns

20 Feb 2017 | Dave Leggett

PSA chief Carlos Tavares will meet with UK prime minister Theresa May to discuss the planned acquisition of General Motors' Opel/Vauxhall op...


Tata Steel commits to UK as unions ink pension deal

20 Feb 2017 | Simon Warburton

Tata Steel says it will continue to financially support its UK operations as its major unions voted to accept radical pension proposals to s...


Tata Steel stress material's role in UK supply chain

20 Feb 2017 | Simon Warburton

Tata Steel is stressing the crucial nature of the material to the UK supply chain as it emerges from a rocky period with its unions followin...

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PSA chief meets with Opel Works Council

21 Feb 2017 | Dave Leggett

PSA executives, led by CEO Carlos Tavares, have met with labour union representatives and the Opel/Vauxhall European Works Council for discussions on the potential acquisition of GM's Opel/Vauxhall operations by PSA Group.


FAW and Dongfeng in advanced R&D alliance

21 Feb 2017 | Tony Pugliese

China’s FAW Group Corporation and Dongfeng Motor have signed an agreement to set up a jointly-owned R&D centre focused on the development of advanced technologies such as fuel cells, smart connectivity and lightweight materials.


Skoda starts production of new 1.0 TSI engine

21 Feb 2017 | Dave Leggett

Skoda has started production of a new 1.0 TSI powertrain at its Mladá Boleslav engine plant.


Toyota/Shell to install hydrogen refuelling stations in California

21 Feb 2017 | Dave Leggett

The California Energy Commission (CEC) has posted a Notice of Proposed Award (NOPA) outlining subsidies to support hydrogen refuelling infrastructure in California.


Kiekert to open new JV door-closure systems facility in South Korea

21 Feb 2017 | Dave Leggett

Kiekert AG, a specialist in automotive locking systems, is opening a new joint-venture facility to produce door-closure systems in South Korea with KwangJin Sanggong Company. 


Hyundai Mobis joins Auto-ISAC for automotive cyber security

21 Feb 2017 | just-auto plus Extended News

Hyundai Mobis joins the global alliance for a coordinated response to cyber threats, such as hacking, in the age of connected cars and smart cars.


just-auto Plus only PSA Group Sochaux plant on road to modernisation

21 Feb 2017 | just-auto plus Extended News

With "Sochaux 2022", a project that has mobilised a dedicated multi-skilled team on the Sochaux site for the last 36 months, the...


just-auto Plus only Solvay silica prices increased globally

21 Feb 2017 | just-auto plus Extended News

Effective 1 April 2017, or as contracts allows, Solvay announces a 10% price increase for all its silica products. This measure reflects...


just-auto Plus only NSG upgrades its Kentucky automotive glass plant

21 Feb 2017 | just-auto plus Extended News

NSG Group announced that it is making significant technology and manufacturing upgrades at its automotive glass plant in Versailles,...


just-auto Plus only MAN/CNL ink eTruck development partnership agreement

21 Feb 2017 | just-auto plus Extended News

From the end of 2017, MAN and CNL member companies will be testing electrically-powered trucks for various purposes in daily service. By...


PSA's Tavares to meet UK PM on Vauxhall concerns

20 Feb 2017 | Dave Leggett

PSA chief Carlos Tavares will meet with UK prime minister Theresa May to discuss the planned acquisition of General Motors' Opel/Vauxhall operations as fears rise over the implications of a deal for the company's two British Vauxhall plants.


Tata Steel commits to UK as unions ink pension deal

20 Feb 2017 | Simon Warburton

Tata Steel says it will continue to financially support its UK operations as its major unions voted to accept radical pension proposals to safeguard jobs in the critical supply sector.


Tata Steel stress material's role in UK supply chain

20 Feb 2017 | Simon Warburton

Tata Steel is stressing the crucial nature of the material to the UK supply chain as it emerges from a rocky period with its unions following resolution of its controversial pensions issue.


VW Group worldwide sales down 4% in January

20 Feb 2017 | Dave Leggett

VW Group has said that its global sales turned down in January, as lower sales in China followed a tax change there and the timing of the Chinese new year.


Geneva show debuts list - SsangYong & Toyota concepts

20 Feb 2017 | Glenn Brooks

The i-TRIL concept, a one-plus-two seats electric city car, will make its world debut at the Geneva motor show, Toyota Motor Europe has announced. SsangYong will also have a concept at the show: a 4.7m long seven-seat SUV.


Honda targets strong growth in Malaysia

20 Feb 2017 | Tony Pugliese

Honda Malaysia plans to introduce four new models this year to help lift domestic sales to over 100,000 units, according to CEO Katsuto Hayashi.


Tata Motors/Microsoft join to develop connected cars for India

20 Feb 2017 | Dave Leggett

Tata Motors and Microsoft India have announced a strategic agreement to 'redefine connected and personalised driving experiences for Indian customers'.


just-auto Plus only ZF/Porsche develop modular hybrid transmission kit

20 Feb 2017 | just-auto plus Extended News

With an all-new 8-speed dual clutch transmission (8DT) as a basis, ZF and Porsche have collaborated to develop a modular hybrid transmission...


just-auto Plus only Yokohama Rubber operating income down 22.4% in 2016

20 Feb 2017 | just-auto plus Extended News

The Yokohama Rubber announced that its profit attributable to owners of parent declined 48.3% in fiscal 2016 (January to December 2016), to...


just-auto Plus only Yokohama announces senior management changes

20 Feb 2017 | just-auto plus Extended News

The Yokohama Rubber, announced that it informally decided the below-mentioned changes of senior management at the meeting of the board...

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