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Ssangyong sinking, Suzuki, chips latest - the week

OEM by OEM guide to China electrification

Volkswagen Golf GTI - sensible or sharp?

Auto Shanghai - Cadillac and Honda world debuts

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Automakers hit the brakes again amid chip shortage

General Motors, Ford and Hyundai have made further production cuts and closed more assembly plants because of the global semiconductor shortage...

Taiwan sales rise 16% in March

Taiwan's new vehicle market expanded by almost 16% to 43,222 units in March 2021 from 37,279 units in the same month of last year, according to local...

South Korea looks to strengthen hydrogen know-how

The South Korean government said it planned to spend KRW25bn (US$23m) in the next six years to acquire key technology to strengthen the emerging...

SIA urges Federal chip investment

America's Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA) has submitted comments to the US Department of Commerce in response to President Biden’s Executive...

Bo Andersson steps down from Yazaki tenure

Yazaki Europe, North Africa and Yazaki North America and Central America, president and CEO, Bo Andersson, has stepped down from the helm of...

XPeng plans new EV manufacturing base in Wuhan

XPeng says it has entered into a cooperation agreement with the City of Wuhan to build a new XPeng Motors Wuhan Smart EV Manufacturing Base.

Michelin outlines 'All Sustainable' 2030 strategy

Michelin has outlined its 'All Sustainable' strategy for 2030 at its Capital Markets Day.

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.

Toyota Poland starts production of Yaris hybrid drives

Toyota Motor Manufacturing Poland (TMMP), the automaker's European powertrain operation, has started production of...

Preliminary data shows West Europe vehicle sales up 69% in March

Analysis of preliminary data for March shows that light vehicle sales rose 69% year-on-year. Clearly, the result is...

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Sinking Ssangyong, Suzuki revival, chips latest - the week

Is the end nigh for Ssangyong? News on just-auto this week does little to discourage such thoughts.

Auto Shanghai - Zhiji Motor IM L7 world debut

The latest addition to just-auto's list of global premieres for 2021's biggest motor show is the IM L7, an elegant sedan...

Peugeot goes after Tiguan with updated 3008

It took more than four years for the Peugeot 3008 to be facelifted and when the changes came a few months ago, they were...

Interior design and technology – Kia Niro

Hybrid sales in the UK and mainland Europe have doubled over the past five years and show no signs of easing. The Kia...

Volkswagen Golf GTI - sensible or sharp?

You can't blame Volkswagen for choosing not to mess with a decades-old formula of evolution when this has delivered such great results for the Golf GTI. There are some fundamental changes for the latest generation though, with frontal styling and interior digitalisation both proving controversial.

Artificial Intelligence: Macroeconomic Trends

The US remains the dominant player in the development of AI technologies. While China is making considerable...

Mercedes-Benz SUVs - 2021 to 2031

It's apt that with Mercedes-Benz now a mass market brand, SUVs are much of the reason why. Apt in that the Geländewagen,...

Lancia, soaring sales, Honda plant sold - the week

Easter has come around again - traditionally a time to try and remember where we left the mower and barbecue at the end...

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Semiconductor shortages hit automotive output

As vehicle production volumes rise again, OEMs are reporting supply bottlenecks for critical semiconductors - with the...

Virtual CES 2021

In 2021, CES went virtual. Nevertheless, OEMs and Tier 1s announced many vehicle and technology innovations online. Our...

Perspectives on 2020 - views from around the auto industry

In these extraordinary times, we have reached out to parts of the global auto industry for perspectives on current...

COVID-19 hits the auto industry

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

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Online car buying boom shows no signs of easing

Although the pandemic has triggered a rise of online car buying activity, it confirms to some that latent demand was...

Revving up for EVs - Q&A with Saietta

Saietta has engineered a breakthrough in electric propulsion motors for all vehicles from scooters to buses. It recently...

Selling silence - transforming the cabin into a quiet bubble

Israel-based Silentium has developed an active noise cancellation solution capable of lowering...

Transitioning from ICE to EV production – Q&A with ABB

As the auto industry shifts from ICE power to EVs, manufacturers face opportunities and challenges...

Redesigning the automotive retail experience - Q&A with ZeroLight

There are some in the auto industry who believe that the rise of digital solutions within the new...

Thought leaders


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...

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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Hybrid and Electric Cars in United Kingdom

Hybrid and Electric Cars in United Kingdom

Hybrid and Electric Cars in the United Kingdom industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value and volume 2015-19, and forecast to 2024). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market... Read more

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Global electric and hybrid light vehicles market - forecasts to 2034

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Electric Vehicle Batteries - Thematic Research

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