M&A, electrification and quarterly and first half results figured strongly in this week's news, reports Graeme Roberts.
An evolution rather than revolution, the eighth generation VW Golf is instantly recognisable. We take a closer look inside the estate version to assess how its cockpit has been brought into the digital age.
The biggest Chinese OEM is flourishing. That's not only due to JVs with foreign partners: SAIC's four passenger vehicle brands are doing well too. This report looks at Maxus/LDV.
How has innovation progressed in the automotive industry?
Top automotive sector companies by patents granted in Q2 2021
Toyota tops the patents table this year
|Toyota Motor Corp||1,981|
|Porsche Automobil Holding SE||958|
|Hyundai Motor Group||953|
|Robert Bosch Stiftung GmbH||911|
|Honda Motor Co Ltd||864|
|Ford Motor Co||709|
|General Motors Co||677|
|Sumitomo Electric Industries Ltd||530|
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