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Ford has confirmed an earlier-reported spend of $2.5bn on two new factories in the Mexican states of Chihuahua and Guanjuato to make engines...
PSA Peugeot Citroen and Dongfeng have announced a project to jointly develop a global platform for the manufacture of B- and C-segment vehic...
Relentlessly upbeat figures from the SMMT (Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders) showing nearly 500,000 cars were sold in the UK last...
Battery powered electric vehicles have no practical future as a long range alternative to conventional cars even if technological breakthrou...
Ford has confirmed an earlier-reported spend of $2.5bn on two new factories in the Mexican states of Chihuahua and Guanjuato to make engines and transmissions.
PSA Peugeot Citroen and Dongfeng have announced a project to jointly develop a global platform for the manufacture of B- and C-segment vehicles under the Peugeot, Citroën, DS and Dongfeng brands.
Relentlessly upbeat figures from the SMMT (Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders) showing nearly 500,000 cars were sold in the UK last month, cannot be sustained "inexorably" according to the UK trade body.
Battery powered electric vehicles have no practical future as a long range alternative to conventional cars even if technological breakthroughs allow them to be charged quickly, according to Toyota’s top fuel cell engineer.
Ford is adding a locally made Taurus large car, described as a "new premium business sedan" in China.
The first compact, diesel SUV made in Brazil that can be purchased for less than BRL100,000/US$32,700, FCA's Jeep Renegade reopens the long running discussion here on whether or not to allow the fuel to be used in all types of vehicle.
Lotus Group International, owned by Malaysian automaker Proton Holdings (DRB-Hicom) and China’s Goldstar Heavy Industrial, have agreed to set up a new joint venture company in China to localise production of Lotus cars and "develop the use of efficient and advanced technology".
Shanghai GM, the joint venture between General Motors and SAIC Motor, is to spend 100bn yuan (US$16bn) over the next five years developing new vehicles.
Volkswagen's Board has publicly backed CEO Martin Winterkorn, despite intense speculation of a major dispute between the chief and top executives.
BorgWarner has announced a deal to supply variable cam timing (VCT) and engine timing systems for Jaguar Land Rover's new Ingenium I4 engine line.
Ford has unveiled a production version of the new Ford Vignale Mondeo, the first new model to be introduced as part of its Vignale sub-brand.
Manufacturers continue to announce world premieres for Auto Shanghai 2015.
Opel was the only manufacturer to announce a world premiere at AutoRAI 2015.
TRW Automotive's Global Electronics business unit is launching its next generation video camera sensor - the S-Cam 3 - in China for the first time in early 2016.
TRW Automotive Holdings has announced plans to open three new plants in China this year and next.
Toyota plans to launch two hybrid cars in China this year as part of efforts to launch vehicles that will help to reduce pollution in the country.
Ford and DowAksa have signed a joint development agreement to advance research on cost effective, high volume manufacturing of automotive grade carbon fibre, a material poised to play a significant role in the drive to make vehicles lighter for greater fuel efficiency, performance and capability.
New vehicle sales in Malaysia increased by 14.2% to 67,314 units in March, from 58,919 units a year earlier, according to data released by the Malaysian Automotive Association (MAA).
Renault is asking the French state to revert to its 15% stake in the automaker following a surprise hike in Paris' stake to almost 20% last week.
Scandinavian automotive supplier body, FKG says its members are optimistic following news of National Electric Vehicle Sweden's (NEVS) exit from reorganisation.
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