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Tesla to make EV chargers in China - report

Tesla is planning to start manufacturing electric vehicle chargers in China from next year, according to a Reuters report that cites a regulatory...

Nissan gets US$2.1bn support from Japan

Japan's state-owned export credit agency has agreed to provide Nissan Motor with an additional US$2bn to help it finance car sales in the United...

Dyson tech spend to include solid state EV battery

Dyson, the inventor of the bagless vacuum cleaner, said it would spend GBP2.75bn pounds on new technology in the next five years to double its product...

Valmet expands battery testing for EVs

Valmet Automotive says it now put its new battery test centre in Weihenbronn, Germany, into operation.

Marelli to open Cologne EV drivetrain facility

Marelli is to open a production facility for electric drivetrains in Cologne, Germany, with start of production slated for the first half of 2021

Britishvolt to site global HQ near Coventry

Britishvolt is to site its new global headquarters in the West Midlands region of the UK.

Mann+Hummel to close Wolverhampton plant

Mann+Hummel Group is proposing to close its main manufacturing facility in Wolverhampton, UK, as it continues to review its operational footprint.

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As we enter a recovery phase around the world, we aim to bring you the latest news and intelligence on the speed, nature and shape of the automotive sector's recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic.

Yanfeng backs 'economic logic' of shared mobility

Yanfeng says it continues to see opportunity in the shared mobility sector as the world looks to emerge from the effects...

Renault to create Re-Factory at Flins site

Renault is to transform its French site in Flins to create the Re-Factory, a facility the automaker maintains is...

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China motor show, BMW partner bust, Stellantis - the week

Motor shows are still happening, at least in China. Our list of global debuts at Auto Guangzhou 2020 was a very popular read on just-auto this week and is well worth a peruse - as well as the usual long wheelbase variants of familiar European models, there are some intriguing other China only models (XPeng P7 Wing anyone?) Have a look.

GM decision underlines shifting sands on US emissions rules

Earlier this week, General Motors confirmed it was withdrawing its support from the Trump administration’s efforts to...

Lessons from Malaysia's auto industry and data-driven decisions

In this latest guest article written exclusively for just-auto, Dato Madani Sahari, the CEO of Malaysia Automotive,...

Diesel ditched - Ford Fiesta goes mild hybrid

Not too long ago it wasn't easy to spot a mild hybrid, the smart fortwo mhd being one of the few to be easily...

Daimler eyes huge cost savings with Geely engines deal that is a sign of the times

A new joint venture between their parent companies will see Mercedes-Benz and Volvo Cars sharing hybrid powertrains. It is yet another strategic collaboration between global automotive players looking for cost savings in the face of ongoing industrial transformation, heavy investment demands and lost sales revenue caused by the Covid crisis.

Cummins eyes hydrogen opportunity in heavy-duty

Cummins used its 2020 Hydrogen Day to set out ambitious plans to begin realigning its business towards fuel-cell-based...

Rivian going global with future EVs

The first Rivians are due to be delivered to their US-based owners in just seven months' time. The company says it has a...

Lexus to 2030 - where are the PHEVs and EVs?

Having invested so much to develop and market what it calls 'self-charging' hybrids for Lexus, Toyota has taken its time...

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COVID-19 hits the auto industry

The Wuhan coronavirus outbreak is causing disruption in China (especially Hubei province) with knock-on impacts on...

CES 2020

OEMs and Tier 1s announce vehicle and technology innovations at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. Our...

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...

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'Early learnings' from China in pandemic - Yanfeng CTO

Yanfeng says its head office location in China allowed it to develop rapid best practice initiatives to address issues...

The impact of COVID-19 on the automotive aftermarket – Q&A with Delphi Technologies

Before the pandemic struck, the automotive aftermarket was in a state of flux. Evolving car ownership habits were...

Material matters – Lightweighting solutions for the auto industry

Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (SABIC) is a global supplier of bumper-to-bumper solutions in...

Pandemic gives a boost to micro EV maker

Austin, Texas-based Ayro Inc, formerly known as AEV Technologies Inc, designs and makes small,...

Harman on next level audio experiences

Advances in car audio are accelerating rapidly to the point where it represents a major element of...

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Webinar on-demand: Next Generation Design for the Automotive industry

The automotive industry is changing faster than ever, with electrification, connectivity autonomous driving, and lightweight construction combining to do away with old design...

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Safety, innovation and scalability are all key factors in designing intelligent interiors.

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Global light vehicle instrumentation and cockpits market - forecasts to 2035

Global light vehicle instrumentation and cockpits market - forecasts to 2035

This report from just-auto provides a comprehensive overview of the global cockpits and instrumentation sector, major suppliers, top 14 markets, technology trends and market size forecasts. Use this report to gain a quick overview of the sector and to understand the size and scope of the world's key markets.. Read more

Published: October 2020 - ($1235.00)


Global light vehicle engine cooling market report - forecasts to 2035

Published: October 2020 - ($650.00)


Global light vehicle safety systems market - forecasts to 2035

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