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26 Aug 2016 | Dave Leggett

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VW maintains it has "fundamental interest" in supplier relations

26 Aug 2016 | Simon Warburton

Volkswagen insists it has a "fundamental interest in maintaining long-term and stable relations with suppliers," following resumption this w...


Volkswagen agrees to settle US dealers' diesel emissions claims, details to come

26 Aug 2016 | Graeme Roberts

Volkswagen's US unit has agreed to settle - "in principle" - claims from dealers related to the diesel emissions testing rigging scandal but...


‘nuTonomy’ claims world first public trial of ‘robo-taxis’

26 Aug 2016 | Dave Leggett

A firm called nuTonomy, a developer of software for self-driving cars, has launched what it says is the first-ever public trial of a ‘robo-t...

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VW maintains it has "fundamental interest" in supplier relations

26 Aug 2016 | Simon Warburton

Volkswagen insists it has a "fundamental interest in maintaining long-term and stable relations with suppliers," following resumption this week of components to the automaker after a dispute which threatened to disrupt work at six German plants.


Volkswagen agrees to settle US dealers' diesel emissions claims, details to come

26 Aug 2016 | Graeme Roberts

Volkswagen's US unit has agreed to settle - "in principle" - claims from dealers related to the diesel emissions testing rigging scandal but the automaker did not detail the amounts to be paid out or the total cost to the company.


‘nuTonomy’ claims world first public trial of ‘robo-taxis’

26 Aug 2016 | Dave Leggett

A firm called nuTonomy, a developer of software for self-driving cars, has launched what it says is the first-ever public trial of a ‘robo-taxi’ service. The latest testing – which brings ride-hailing and driverless autonomous vehicles (AV) together - is ahead of the planned launch of a widely-available commercial robo-taxi service in Singapore in 2018.


Kia adds Optima PHEV in Europe

26 Aug 2016 | Chris Wright

The European launch of the Optima Plug-in hybrid is an an important part of Kia's mission to lower the average CO2 of its range by 25% before the end of the decade. With a range of up to 33 miles in all-electric mode, the car can complete many regular urban commutes with no tailpipe emissions.


VW Group logistics optimises material transport

26 Aug 2016 | Graeme Roberts

Volkswagen has opened its new Group Consolidation Centre (KCC) at Malacky near Bratislava, Slovakia, home to a large assembly plant that makes multiple group models.


Texas jury rules GM ignition switch not to blame for 2011 crash

26 Aug 2016 | Graeme Roberts

A Texas jury has ruled an ignition switch in a General Motors car was not to blame for a fatal 2011 crash, a media report said.


just-auto Plus only Toyota US announces prices for Toyota 86/Corolla models

26 Aug 2016 | just-auto plus Extended News

Toyota Motor Sales (TMS), USA, on 22 August, 2016, announced manufacturer’s suggested retail prices (MSRP) for the 2017 Corolla, 86...


just-auto Plus only Sibur appoints Biaxplen executive director

26 Aug 2016 | just-auto plus Extended News

Certain changes have been introduced to Biaxplen’s management team with a view to improving the company’s operations and...


Nexteer opens its new world headquarters in Michigan

26 Aug 2016 | Dave Leggett

Nexteer Automotive has opened its new world headquarters in Auburn Hills, Michigan. It says the strategically located headquarters provides a strong platform for increased industry presence and expanded reach for skilled talent.


just-auto Plus only Nissan announces US pricing for new 2017 Pathfinder

26 Aug 2016 | just-auto plus Extended News

Nissan on 25 August, 2016 announced US pricing for the new 2017 Nissan Pathfinder SUV, which goes on sale this week at Nissan dealers...


just-auto Plus only NEVS appoints new chief financial officer

26 Aug 2016 | just-auto plus Extended News

NEVS appoints Jörgen Scribe to new CFO Jörgen is currently senior vice president, chief controller of Volvo Group Trucks...


just-auto Plus only Navistar makes Bendix products standard for International lineup

26 Aug 2016 | just-auto plus Extended News

In a long-term agreement with Bendix, Navistar, has made a range of Bendix products standard on the entire lineup of International Class 5-8...


just-auto Plus only Mazda North America recalls CX-7 vehicles over suspension issue

26 Aug 2016 | just-auto plus Extended News

NHTSA campaign number: 16V593000  Component(s): Suspension  Potential number of units Affected: 190,102 units Summary:...


just-auto Plus only Lincoln MKZ earns IIHS Top Safety Pick+ award

26 Aug 2016 | just-auto plus Extended News

The 2017 Lincoln MKZ earns the Top Safety Pick+ award from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, thanks to modifications to its...


just-auto Plus only Kia UK presents the new Optima Sportswagon

26 Aug 2016 | just-auto plus Extended News

A stylish and spacious large estate car, the Optima Sportswagon, joins the Kia range in the UK, priced from GBP22,295 (US$29,493) on 15...


just-auto Plus only Honda announces expansion of South Carolina plant

26 Aug 2016 | just-auto plus Extended News

Honda of South Carolina Mfg on 25 August 2016, announced new investment of US$45m in a 115,000 square foot expansion and innovation project...


just-auto Plus only General Motors to accelerate EV market in China

26 Aug 2016 | just-auto plus Extended News

General Motors executive director for electrification Larry Nitz on 25 August 2016, shared in Shanghai the company’s technical...


just-auto Plus only Ford introduces super-tough key for new Transit vans

26 Aug 2016 | just-auto plus Extended News

Few of us expect the electronic devices we rely on to last very long. Cracked screens, slow-running software, and the appeal of the latest...


just-auto Plus only Ford F-Series Super Duty rolls off Ohio Assembly line

26 Aug 2016 | just-auto plus Extended News

The new F-Series Super Duty chassis cabs rolled off the assembly line a week ago at Ohio Assembly plant, and brought together the entire...

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