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Tesla plumps for Germany - the week

Toyota cracks sports car profits code with Supra

It is rather a Big Deal - Skoda's new Octavia

LA auto show - Ford announces Mustang Mach-E name

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Tata teams with Microsoft on connected cars

Tata Communications, a leading global digital infrastructure provider, is working together with Microsoft to help speed up the development of new...

Autonomous vehicle testing stepped up in China

A new test centre dedicated to autonomous and connected vehicles was opened this week in Xiangyang in China’s Hubei province.

Hyundai Mobis develops autonomous braking system

Hyundai Mobis has announced it has developed a rear-autonomous emergency braking system (R-AEB) which prevents collisions when vehicles are reversing.

Faurecia to showcase future tech at CES 2020

Faurecia will demonstrate its Cockpit of the Future and Sustainable Mobility technologies at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas next...

Brilliance cooperates with Lifan for Uruguay plant

Chinese automobile manufacturer Brilliance Auto Group says it has made an important step in tapping the South American market by establishing...

Renault develops recycled fabric

Renault has co-developed fabric made from 100% recycled materials for the new Zoe.

Philippine vehicle market up 4% in October

The Philippine new vehicle market continued to expand in October 2019, by 3.8% year-on-year to 34,397 units from 33,150 units in the same month of...

China vehicle sales fall 4% in October

New vehicle sales in China declined by 4% year-on-year to 2.3m units in October from 2.4m units a year earlier, the sixteenth consecutive monthly decline, according to data released by the China Association of Automobile Manufacturers (CAAM).

Mercedes-Benz plans EUR1bn jobs axe

Daimler has set out a plan to cut long-term costs as it says profitability will be impacted by tougher CO2 reduction...

Tesla to build European plant in Berlin

Tesla is planning to build its first European plant in Berlin according to company founder Elon Musk. The move has also...

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Tesla plumps for Germany and Daimler sounds a warning - the week

There has been a suggestion that Brexit uncertainty may have been a significant factor in Tesla opting to put its first European manufacturing in Germany rather than the UK. I'm not sure I quite buy into that, given the strong advantages presented by Germany as a location for the premium electric brand.

Toyota cracks sports car profits code with Supra

Gazoo Racing doesn't mean much to most people. It will eventually do so though, as the might of Toyota places ever more...

LA auto show - Ford announces Mustang Mach-E name

Ford has confirmed that its electric SUV will be called Mustang Mach-E. The auto show debut will take place in Los...

It is rather a Big Deal - Skoda's new Octavia

When you take over the National Gallery, have the Philharmonic Orchestra playing and the prime minister in attendance...

2020 India Auto Expo world debuts - Hyundai Aura

The Volkswagen Group is the first OEM to officially announce vehicle world premieres for the next Auto Expo. India's bienniel motor show takes place in Greater Noida near Delhi.

AutoGuangzhou - Mercedes-Maybach world debut

Below is a list of vehicle world premieres which are due to take place at the 2019 edition of AutoGuangzhou. The media...

Next generation Mazda models to 2030

Now within the Toyota Motor Corporation sphere of influence, Mazda is busy expanding its global product portfolio...

Interior design and technology – Peugeot 508

An extroverted and muscular road stance, the Peugeot 508 distinguishes itself with a finely fashioned radiator grill...

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PSA and FCA plan to merge

PSA and FCA have jointly published plans for a merger that they say opens a path to the creation of a new group with...

Strike hits General Motors in North America

In the middle of September, some 49,000 UAW members at GM in the US walked out in what is the company's first strike...

Frankfurt Motor Show (IAA) 2019

It's Frankfurt's turn to host Europe's big automotive show this year. Our coverage is gathered together here.

Q2 2019 company results

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Valeo Thermal Systems is on a mission to optimise thermal energy management for cleaner, safer and more reliable...

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Faurecia readies hydrogen fuel cell tech

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Electric Vehicles in Utilities - Thematic Research

Electric Vehicles in Utilities - Thematic Research

Today, there are 5m electric vehicles (EVs) on the world’s roads, up 2m from 2018, with China in the leading position in terms of the largest EV market, followed by Europe and the US. Large scale commercial production of EVs by the big car makers is unlikely to take off until 2025... Read more

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