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VEHICLE ANALYSIS: 2014 Peugeot RCZ R

Audi, or Peugeot? No contest. But what if the question is instead TT or RCZ R? Trickier. It would be ironic if PSA's cost cutting means this...

VEHICLE ANALYSIS: Bentley Continental GT V8 S

The current Continental GT has been on the market since early 2011 but Bentley continues to expand and update the range. A great excuse for...

Special management briefing: Paris reflections (2)

The Volkswagen Group didn't dominate the world premieres list, a 1970s DS21 devoid of Citroen badges was exhibited, Jaguar's XE drew only mo...

Special management briefing: Paris reflections (1)

The Volkswagen Group didn't dominate the world premieres list, a 1970s DS21 devoid of Citroen badges was exhibited, Jaguar's XE drew only mo...

Latest Interviews

Q&A with Allison Transmission 13 Oct 2014

Matthew Beecham

Allison, the automatic transmission specialists, is rolling out FuelSense, a fuel-saving solution that automatically adjusts shift schedules, selects neutral and manages vehicle acceleration to maximise transmission fuel economy. Last month, Kenworth became the third OEM to adopt the package. Manlio Alvaro, director of EMEA Marketing, tells just-auto that testing indicates FuelSense has the potential to reduce fuel consumption by up to 20 per cent when compared to the previous generation of Allison Electronic Controls without these fuel saving feature


INTERVIEW: Peugeot CEO Maxim Picat (Part 2) 10 Oct 2014

Glenn Brooks

In the second and final part of an interview with Maxim Picat, the head of Peugeot explains why the brand cannot launch a low-cost model, and details plans for new energy cars.

Latest News

Next Audi A8 will be 'autonomous'-capable 22 Oct 14

Chris Wright

The next-generation Audi A8 will be able to drive itself.


Delphi looks to GDCI for large fuel economy gains 14 Oct 14

Dave Leggett

Delphi's chief engineer for engine management systems has told just-auto that that a new low-temperature combustion concept called Gasoline Direct Compression Ignition (GDCI) could eventually yield fuel economy savings of up to 35%.


GERMANY: Daimler and Linde to build fuel cell stat 9 Oct 14

Tony Lewis

Daimler and industrial gases maker Linde have pledged to build 20 hydrogen fuelling stations in Germany in coming years to boost support networks for eco-friendly cars.


DETROIT DEBUTS: Audi Q7 8 Oct 14

Glenn Brooks

Audi is the third OEM to announce a vehicle world premiere for the 2015 North American International Auto Show. Media preview days are 12 & 13 January.


GKN develops small AWD disconnect system 8 Oct 14

Dave Leggett

GKN claims it has developed the world's first Disconnect All-Wheel Drive System for A-, B- and C-segment vehicle platforms and says it improves fuel economy during steady state cruising by up to 4%.


Modular approach drives NVIDIA infotainment 7 Oct 14

Simon Warburton

Visual computing specialist, NVIDIA, says its modular approach to the automotive sector is enabling it to update software for infotainment systems more rapidly than before.

Latest blogs

Delphi visit 14 Oct 14

Dave Leggett

I've been visiting powertrain people at Delphi today, hearing about some of the fascinating stuff going on there to yield engine efficiency savings.


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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