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Citroën UK stresses EV infrastructure development

Citroën UK says British electric vehicle infrastructure needs to develop in terms of reliability and coverage.

Plastic Omnium/ElringKlinger team on fuel cells

Plastic Omnium and ElringKlinger are creating EKPO Fuel Cell Technologies, a joint venture dedicated to fuel cell stack development, production and...

Visteon Q3 net sales up 3% to US$747m

Visteon has recorded third-quarter net sales of US$747m, representing a year-over-year increase of 3% excluding the impact of currency.

Aptiv posts Q3 net income up 15% to US$283m

Aptiv has recorded third-quarter net income attributable to ordinary shareholders up 15% to US$283m, while revenue rose 3% to US$3.7bn

Knorr-Bremse DETC expands China capacity

Knorr-Bremse DETC Commercial Vehicle Braking Technology has held a groundbreaking ceremony at a 50,000 m2 site in Dongfeng Industrial Park, China,...

FEV develops EV mobile power bank

FEV has developed a mobile power bank for electric vehicles.

just-auto Plus only Porsche increases Cayenne Plug-In Hybrid capacity

Porsche has increased the capacity for the high-voltage battery in Cayenne plug-in hybrids. The gross capacity of the high-voltage battery is now...

FREE TO READ - Global pandemic sector recovery briefing

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.

Ford reports Q3 net income of $2.4bn

Ford has reported better than expected financial results for the third quarter on strong US demand for its trucks. The...

UK car output down 5% in September as exports slump

UK car manufacturing output fell by 55 in September to 114,732 units – the lowest level for 25 years, according to data...

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ASEAN vehicle markets down 24% in Q3

Sales of new vehicles in southeast Asia’s six largest markets combined declined by almost 24% to 643,365 units in the third quarter of 2020 ( from 842,199 units in the same period of last year), according to data collected exclusively for just-auto. However, the trend during the year shows an improving trend as buyers returned to the market after lockdowns eased.

McLaren's MCLA and hybrid future

Terrible doesn't even begin to describe what a year it's been for McLaren. After making almost a third of what had been...

Why the Corsa is beating Ford and Volkswagen

Only smart (-81%) had a worse first three quarters than Opel-Vauxhall in the UK+EFTA+EU (-49%). Reasons include the loss...

Suzuki, connected car, GM investments- the week

Future-new models-r-us - this week a brand I have long like (since 1970s I3, two stroke air cooled motocycling days thru...

RESEARCH SNAPSHOT – LiDAR on the CASE

Connected, Autonomous, Shared and Electric (CASE) mobility solutions need sensors. Lots of them. The rapidly changing landscape of advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) as it mutates towards autonomous is putting LiDAR (Light Detection and Ranging) technology firmly in the spotlight. LiDAR is said to be the most important of the sensor suite that enables the different levels of driver autonomy. Continuing just-auto/AIC’s series of research snapshots, Matthew Beecham examines the whys and wherefores.

ANALYSIS - G22 BMW M440i Coupe

The fact that 'correction' kits are already available from the after-market for those seeking a less arresting front end...

New GMC Hummer EV revealed to battle Tesla’s Cybertruck and Rivian’s R1T

Hummer is the latest nameplate to be revived for an upcoming SUV, following the relaunch of the Ford Bronco and...

RESEARCH SNAPSHOT - Taking the long view on hydrogen vehicles

Cast your mind back a decade or so ago and you’ll recall how hydrogen was among a number of promising alternative fuel...

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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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Pandemic gives a boost to micro EV maker

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

Harman on next level audio experiences

Advances in car audio are accelerating rapidly to the point where it represents a major element of the cockpit. No...

Tomorrow’s car - Perpetually upgradeable machines

With vehicles averaging 11 years on the road, the opportunities to surprise and delight motorists...

Redefining LiDAR - Will perception software become the eyes of AVs?

California-based LiDAR specialist, AEye has developed iDAR (Intelligent Detection And Ranging), a...

Sit down, we need to talk – Facetime with Nio

While giving instructions in our cars is nothing new, putting questions to the likes of Alexa and...

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Webinar on-demand - Interiors with Instincts: 3D Imaging Radar for In-Car Sensing

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

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Michelin SCA (ML) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Michelin SCA (ML) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

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