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JLR global sales up 10% in November 2017

VW stops van shipments, recalls Russia Polo

ANALYSIS - Future Volkswagen pick-ups and MPVs

Land Rover Defender mini-me planned - the week

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VW stops van shipments, recalls Russia Polo

Volkswagen has stopped delivery of a popular van line due to concerns over emissions.

GM adds commerce platform for in-car purchases

General Motors customers will be able to order and pay for their morning coffee by tapping their in-vehicle touchscreen via a new commerce platform...

JLR global sales up 10% in November 2017

Tata Motors' Jaguar Land Rover sold 52,332 vehicles in November, up 10% year on year, driven by strong sales of Land Rover models.

Hyundai unions to step up strike action

Hyundai Motor's labour unions are stepping up strike action follow their failure to reach an agreement with management over renumeration, according to...

DETROIT AUTO SHOW - Toyota 370B Avalon world debut

Known world premieres for the 2018 North American International Auto Show are noted below, with the latest one, the 2019 Toyota Avalon, now added.

Australia car sales head for another annual record

Record November sales have kept the Australian motor industry on target for another best selling year, according to the latest results released by the...

Nissan to introduce car-sharing service in Japan

As part of its Intelligent Mobility, Nissan will introduce a car sharing service in Japan enabling users to experience the company's advanced...

ZF CEO quits suddenly "by consensus"

ZF CEO, Stefan Sommer has stepped down with immediate effect with no reason for the sudden rupture given by the German supplier.

Groupe PSA planning secret SC21 car for India

A business daily says Groupe PSA is planning to build a B segment car at its Indian JV in 2020.

EXCLUSIVE - JLR shoots for millennials with L860 SUV

Sources suggest Tata-owned Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) is planning a small, rugged SUV to sit below the upcoming Defender...

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Land Rover Defender mini-me planned - the week

A story about an upcoming new model for a much loved brand drew a lot of readership this week. Such interest in the Home Team (just up the road from us) was no surprise, of course.

ANALYSIS - Audi ditches the V8 in new RS 5

The old RS 5 Coupé sounded so much better than its BMW M4 rival, so why has Audi dropped the sonorous 4.2-litre V8 and...

ANALYSIS - Volkswagen architectures and future models Part 2

Future models plans for all of the Volkswagen Group's passenger car brands are being covered in this latest series of...

ANALYSIS - Volkswagen architectures and future models Part 1

Future models plans for all of the Volkswagen Group's passenger car brands are being covered in a new series of...

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End of the road for the Philippines’ iconic Jeepney

The  Philippines' government is demanding that old fleets of public utility vehicles, mostly comprising colourful iconic...

Is Prius' longer extension cord worth it?

The trouble with being first, or one of the first, is that you're sometimes not the best. Case in point - Mark One...

Electric and autonomous driving boosting simulator demand

Ever wondered how regenerative braking in hybrid and electric cars is calibrated by engineers? Or how the changeover...

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When an SAE Level 5 car becomes a social (or empty) space that neither needs nor wants your help, what can we really...

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Cutting solutions introduced to the market 10 to 15 years ago may still be reliable and productive, but they are not capable of responding to new market requirements, most notably...

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Connected vehicle technologies - forecasts to 2032

Connected vehicle technologies - forecasts to 2032

Published: Oct 2017

This QUBE report from just-auto provides a comprehensive overview of the global automotive connectivity sector, major applications, top 14 markets, technology trends and market size forecasts. Use this report to gain a quick overview of the connectivity sector globally, prepare supply and demand forecasts, understand the size and scope of the top 14 markets and produce internal sales plans and forecasts.


Global 4WD and AWD light vehicle market - forecasts to 2032

Global 4WD and AWD light vehicle market - forecasts to 2032

Published: Oct 2017

This QUBE report from just-auto provides a comprehensive overview of the global 4WD and AWD sector, major suppliers, top 14 markets, technology trends and market size forecasts. Use this report to gain a quick overview of the sector globally and to understand the size and scope of the world's key markets


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