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Ford to spend EUR42m at Valencia

Ford has announced a EUR42m investment in its Valencia manufacturing plant, Spain, to support its electrification strategy with a battery assembly...

Magna forecasts sales growth to 2022

Magna says its outlook to 2022 anticipates continued growth in total sales and improvement in EBIT Margin, both as compared to 2019, despite an...

Audi and Cromodora working on new wheel factory

Audi and wheel maker Cromodora have struck an agreement for a long-term cooperative undertaking that will include Cromodora building a new wheel plant...

GM upgrades Spring Hill engine plant

General Motors plans to invest USD40m in its Spring Hill Global Propulsion Systems (GPS) plant, in Tennessee, to increase capacity of the 5.3L V8...

Renault 2019 sales down 3.4% to 3.8m vehicles

Renault has recorded 2019 global sales down 3.4% to 3.8m vehicles, in a market which declined 4.8%.

GM finally moves some temps to permanent staff

General Motors said about 1,350 hourly employees at its sites in the US will move from temporary to regular full-time employment during the first...

Ford 'Europe 20' sales dip in 2019

Ford sold about 1.33m vehicles in 2019 in what it calls is "traditional European 20 markets", achieving 7.4% market share.

PSA will avoid EU CO2 fines in 2020 - Citroen CEO

Groupe PSA is in a position to avoid EU penalties that would arise from exceeding tougher company fleet average CO2 targets in 2020, according to Citroen CEO Linda Jackson.

Kia Plan S targets 500k global EV sales by 2025

Kia Motors this week announced details of its Plan S mid to long term strategy aimed at establishing leadership in key...

Hyundai launches Genesis GV80 flagship SUV

Hyundai Motor launched its fourth Genesis brand model in South Korea this week, the GV80 full-size SUV, fitted with...

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Now come the 2020 forecasts - the week

If you don't like gloomy, if realistic, forecasts, look away now.

CES – Harman harnesses 5G to drive growth

Not so long ago, the consumer electronics show (CES) was the place to exhibit the latest in computers, mobile devices...

Geneva motor show - Porsche 718 GTS 4.0

Concepts, prototypes and production models which are expected to be world premieres at the Geneva motor show are...

Tough conditions ahead for Europe's car market

West European new car registrations were up 20.6% year-on-year in December - an impressive gain, but there are special...

India Auto Expo world debuts - updated Tata models

Tata Motors and Maruti Suzuki have announced details of updated models that they will reveal in February at India's biennial motor show.

CES and Ghosn - the week

You might have noticed something called CES was on in Las Vegas this week.

2020 Brussels motor show world debuts

Groupe Renault and Groupe PSA were the two main OEMs with world premieres at the 98th Brussels motor show.

US light vehicle sales squeak by again in 2019

With the release of Ford's Q4 2019 numbers on Monday (6 January), automakers were able to breathe a sigh of relief:...

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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...

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.

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Harman VP on sensor fusion, driver monitoring and scouting for start-ups at CES

Combined with Samsung’s sensor, camera and consumer experience, Harman is enabling automakers to implement a new...

CES - Harman on the CASE for user centric audio experiences

Harman used the 2020 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas to launch its latest technologies to the consumer and...

CES – Harman on using the cloud to deliver hyper-personalisation

Harman, a Samsung Electronics-owned unit, used the 2020 CES to reveal a network of cloud-based...

CES – Harman on the next chapter for driving

It is almost three years since Harman International became a wholly-owned subsidiary of Samsung...

CES – The pivotal role of 5G on the pathway to AD

Superfast 5G is set to play a pivotal role as automakers seek to integrate vehicles into the...

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