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South Korean domestic sales rise 2% in November

2 Dec 2016 | Tony Pugliese

Domestic sales among South Korea’s five main automakers rose by 2.2% to 144,814 units in November, from 141,711 units in the same month of l...


Ford ramps up ADAS on new Fiesta

2 Dec 2016 | Dave Leggett

Although the next Ford Fiesta is essentially based on the same engineering architecture as the current model, Ford is loading the new car -...


UK auto sector challenged if post-EU transition goes to WTO - SMMT

1 Dec 2016 | Dave Leggett

SMMT chief executive Mike Hawes has told just-auto that the possibility of WTO rules applying to UK trade with the EU following the UK's pla...


Post-Brexit tariffs could add GBP2.7bn to car costs - SMMT chief

1 Dec 2016 | Simon Warburton

UK trade association, the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) says any imposition of tariffs resulting from Britain's exit fro...

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South Korean domestic sales rise 2% in November

2 Dec 2016 | Tony Pugliese

Domestic sales among South Korea’s five main automakers rose by 2.2% to 144,814 units in November, from 141,711 units in the same month of last year, according to preliminary data released individually by the country’s vehicle manufacturers.


Ford ramps up ADAS on new Fiesta

2 Dec 2016 | Dave Leggett

Although the next Ford Fiesta is essentially based on the same engineering architecture as the current model, Ford is loading the new car - due to go on sale in the second half of 2017 - with advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) technologies to maintain its appeal as Europe's best selling B-segment car.


Faurecia inks third Iran joint-venture

2 Dec 2016 | Simon Warburton

Faurecia has signed its third Iranian joint-venture agreement, with emissons controls the latest technology unveiled.


Chrysler builds last 200

2 Dec 2016 | Graeme Roberts

FCA US built the final Chrysler 200 on Friday, having announced the model's demise back in July, along with plans to spend US$1.48bn at its Sterling Heights Assembly Plant in Michigan to retool for the redesigned Ram 1500 pickup truck "and support the future growth of the Ram brand".


Chrysler starts building Pacifica Hybrid

2 Dec 2016 | Graeme Roberts

FCA has started production of the US industry's first electrified minivan, the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid at its Windsor Assembly Plant in Ontario, Canada.


Former McDonalds exec named Volvo Cars IT chief

2 Dec 2016 | Graeme Roberts

Geely's Volvo Cars has named former McDonalds Corporation chief digital officer Atif Rafiq as senior vice president IT and chief digital officer.


Porsche sustainability advisory committee sets to work

2 Dec 2016 | Dave Leggett

The Porsche 'sustainability advisory committee' has begun its work, the company has announced.


JLR US sales rise 217% in November 2016

2 Dec 2016 | Graeme Roberts

Tata Motors' Jaguar Land Rover November 2016 US sales included a 217% year on year rise in Jaguar volume to 3,381 units. Land Rover sales reached 5,659 units, the second highest November on record but down 13% from the record 6,539 units in November 2015. Sales for both brands rose 19% to 9,040 units, a JLR US market record for the month.


Wrightbus launches zero-emission double deck bus

2 Dec 2016 | Simon Warburton

Wrightbus has launched its zero-emission double deck vehicle, debuting a new hydrogen fuel cell driveline, which will also become available for single-deck power as it readies production next year.


Cooper Tire completes 65% GRT purchase

2 Dec 2016 | Simon Warburton

Cooper Tire has completed its purchase of a 65% interest in China-based Qingdao Ge Rui Da Rubber (GRT) with terms which were previously announced.


just-auto Plus only VW India sells 4,014 units in November 2016

2 Dec 2016 | just-auto plus Extended News

Volkswagen, Europe's leading car manufacturer on 1 December 2016 announced its monthly sales performance for November 2016, selling...


just-auto Plus only VWoA November 2016 sales climb 24.2%

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Volkswagen of America (VWoA) on 1 December 2016 reported sales of 29,672 units delivered in November 2016. Sales of the Golf SportWagen,...


just-auto Plus only Tata Motors India sales down 6% in November 2016

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Tata Motors passenger and commercial vehicle total sales (including exports) in November 2016 were at 38,900 vehicles, flat over 38,918...


just-auto Plus only Nissan Group US sales up 7.5% in November 2016

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Nissan Group on 1 December 2016 announced total US sales for November 2016 of 115,136 units, an increase of 7.5% from the prior year and a...


just-auto Plus only New Hyundai Ioniq wins five-star Euro NCAP rating

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Hyundai Motor’s all-new Ioniq received the maximum five-star safety rating from the independent vehicle assessment organisation Euro...


just-auto Plus only Kia America November 2016 sales up 15.3%

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Kia Motors America (KMA), on 1 December, announced record November sales of 52,504 units, a 15.3% increase over the same period last year....


just-auto Plus only M&M global sales down 22% in November 2016

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Mahindra & Mahindra (M&M), India’s leading SUV manufacturer, on 1 December 2016 announced its auto sales performance for...


just-auto Plus only GM China to develop advanced in-vehicle air filtration system

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Given public concern about air pollution and growing demand for indoor air purifiers, General Motors’ engineering team in China is...


just-auto Plus only Honda Canada sales up 1.7% in November 2016

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Honda Canada on 1 December 2016 reported an increase of 2% in November, on sales of 15,015 units by the Honda and Acura divisions combined,...


just-auto Plus only GM Canada November 2016 sales surges 31%

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GM brands rolled ahead in Canada in November as Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac dealers delivered 28,523 vehicles in November 2016, an...

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