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THE WEEK THAT WAS: Out 'n' about with Mazda

Post-Geneva, there was no shortage of auto industry happenings this week....

THE WEEK THAT WAS: There's a ghost in the house...

Yes folks, there's a ghost in the house and the temptation is to say, it's the ghost of safety. Okay, that's a bit laboured in the week of H...

THE WEEK THAT WAS: Recall axe falls at GM

There are 15 vacant desks at General Motors in the US today - the latest development in the debacle that saw a faulty ignition switch design...

Aftermarket growing again in Europe

Europe remains world's largest aftermarket according to data from research firm Frost & Sullivan. It's a big industry accounting for around...

Latest Interviews

Q&A: Bonding with Henkel Adhesive Technologies 9 Nov 2015

Matthew Beecham

Continuing just-auto's series of interviews at the 2015 Equip Auto show, Matthew Beecham caught up with with Franck Cama, Country Manager France & Benelux for Henkel AG & Co. KGaA's General Industry market segment and Head of Vehicle Repair & Maintenance Steering Unit - Western Europe.

Q&A: Federal-Mogul Motorparts on winning business 6 Nov 2015

Matthew Beecham

Continuing just-auto's series of interviews at the 2015 Equip Auto show, Matthew Beecham met with Olivier Legrand, Vice President Aftermarket EMEA, Federal-Mogul Motorparts. Federal-Mogul Motorparts' light vehicle aftermarket brands include ANCO wiper blades; Champion spark plugs and Ferodo brakes.

Latest News

CLEPA cancels conference as Brussels on alert 4 24 Nov 15

Simon Warburton

European automotive supplier organisation, CLEPA,has cancelled its Aftermarket Conference scheduled for this Thursday (26 November) in Brussels, due to the Belgian Federal Crisis Centre ramping up security around the event venue.

Opel adds ‘AirWellness aroma system’ on new Astra 16 Nov 15

Dave Leggett

Opel is claiming that an innovation on the new Astra model helps to make the cabin “a warm and welcoming personal wellness oasis”.

TomTom to provide Uber maps and traffic data 12 Nov 15

Graeme Roberts

TomTom has signed a global, multi-year agreement to provide maps and traffic data for the Uber driver app. The data will be used for navigation, accurate arrival times and efficient journeys in about 300 cities.

Continental Q3 earnings lower than expected 11 Nov 15

Dave Leggett

Although Continental has posted third quarter net income up 28%, the results came in under analyst expectations on slower growth in China and ahead of the crucial winter tyre season.

Panasonic adds diesel exhaust filter for China 10 Nov 15

Dave Leggett

Panasonic says it will begin manufacturing a new diesel exhaust filter for the Chinese market in anticipation of tougher emissions rules in the world's largest vehicle market.

Sumitomo Rubber opens new tyre factory in Turkey 29 Oct 15

Dave Leggett

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan was among guests at the opening of Sumitomo Rubber Industries (SRI) first tyre factory in Cankiri, Turkey, named Sumitomo Rubber AKO Lastik Sanayi ve Ticaret (SAT).

Latest blogs

Wind, fire and then locusts? 4 Aug 15

Graeme Roberts

As one who has worked 'down in parts' in a previous life I have not a little sympathy for the warehouse and counter men and women at Hyundai Motor Company Australia's spare parts operation.

The just-auto Readership Survey 2014 7 Oct 14

Dave Leggett

We have just launched our first readership survey in two years.

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