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Volvo's Chinese plant in the south western city of Chengdu has completed its first luxury sedan made for the US market....
Bosch says driver assistance systems (DAS) could see European Union (EU) targets to halve traffic accidents met by 2020....
In the last few years, the Brazilian vehicle fleet, besides growing thanks to strong market expansion, has been rejuvenated. But this began...
Bosch is estimating gasoline engines for sub-compact cars will beat strict European Union CO2 emission limits of 95g by some margin, with th...
Volvo's Chinese plant in the south western city of Chengdu has completed its first luxury sedan made for the US market.
Bosch says driver assistance systems (DAS) could see European Union (EU) targets to halve traffic accidents met by 2020.
In the last few years, the Brazilian vehicle fleet, besides growing thanks to strong market expansion, has been rejuvenated. But this began to reverse last year as combined registrations of light and heavy vehicles dipped by 9%.
Bosch is estimating gasoline engines for sub-compact cars will beat strict European Union CO2 emission limits of 95g by some margin, with their diesel counterparts going even further.
A new paint shop is included in General Motors' US$439m spend on its Chevrolet Corvette plant in Bowling Green, Kentucky.
Though Brazil sales are estimated to fall 13% to 19% in 2015, depending on the forecaster's optimism or pessimism, not all brands will be hit. The market seems more prone to shrinkage in the lower price ranges where the dominant 'older' four - automakers established here for decades - are suffering most.
A report in the New York Times suggests that FCA chief Sergionne Marchionne approached General Motors' CEO Mary Barra to discuss combining the two corporations, but was rebuffed.
Honda Cars India has started exporting its small Jazz [Fit in some markets] to South Africa from its plant in Rajasthan where it increasing production of the model from 120,000 to 180,000 units a year.
Daimler is continuing to back Berlin as a production location with the announcement of a EUR500m (US$545m) spend to develop the city's Mercedes-Benz plant into a high-tech component factory.
The Concorso d'Eleganza Villa d'Este 2015 took place from 22-25 May. BMW and Zagato had vehicle world premieres at the event.
Skoda is the latest vehicle manufacturer to announce a motor show world premiere for the 2015 Frankfurt IAA.
Mazda Motor Corporation said cumulative production of the CX-5 crossover passed 1m at the end of April 2015. This was three years and five months after production commenced in November 2011.
The UK car market continues to turn in high monthly numbers, but it is topping out according to Vauxhall MD Tim Tozer.
Bosch says it is evaluating in equal measure the impact of transportation needs as much as its technology on board future vehicles.
Bosch says adopting automated driving systems could help avoid most accidents as such technology increasingly occupies the thoughts of consumers and legislators.
Malaysia's second national car company Perodua, which has Japan's Daihatsu Motor as its strategic partner, plans to begin exports of the Axia small car in the second half of 2015.
Bosch says electric-based vehicles based on renewable energy sources "make real sense" as debate continues to rage surrounding power generation for future mobility.
Reports in the Korean media say that the plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV) and electric car market is set for a growth spurt amid prospects for new government incentives and product introductions.
Harman says it has been awarded a contract from Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) to equip Fiat Chrysler vehicles with Engine Order Cancellation (EOC) technology, which decreases perceptible cabin noise.
Honda has started the mass production of the all-new 2016 Honda Pilot at Honda Manufacturing of Alabama (HMA) on 21 May.
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