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Ford moving Fusion/Mondeo to China - reports

Ford has told suppliers it plans to shift production of midsize Fusion and Mondeo sedans out of Mexico and Spain in 2020 and move it to China, three...

Varroc to start Morocco production facility

Varroc Lighting Systems is establishing a manufacturing and product development base in Morocco.

Denso acquires InfiniteKey

Denso has acquired Holland, Michigan based InfiniteKey along with several key patents and R&D resources.

BASF opens new coatings plant in Thailand

BASF's coatings division has opened a new automotive plant at its Bangpoo manufacturing site, Samutprakarn province, Thailand.

Scania spends SEK1.5bn on energy efficient foundry

Scania plans to spend about SEK1.5bn on a new foundry in Sodertalje, Sweden, in order to triple production capacity and achieve a 50% reduction in...

Bendix Wingman technology standard for Anthem

Bendix’s advanced driver assistance system, Wingman Fusion, will come as standard on all models of the new Anthem from Mack Trucks.

Europeans still want to drive - survey

Two out of three European drivers want to be able to drive even if self-driving cars become commonplace, according to research from Mazda.

Hungary powers on with 220 new Valeo jobs

Valeo Auto-Electric Magyarország is expanding its manufacturing and R&D complex in Veszprém, Hungary, with a EUR60m (US$71m) greenfield project creating 220 new jobs.

Renault takes stake in publisher to ready driverless content

Groupe Renault is to take a stake in a French publisher of magazines in a move that it says will help it to develop...

Toyota and Panasonic mull batteries collaboration

Toyota and Panasonic have announced an agreement to begin studying the feasibility of a joint automotive battery...

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