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Japan mulls cutting clean diesel tax incentives

The Japanese government is considering reducing the clean diesel tax incentives in its budget for the next fiscal year, starting in April 2021,...

PSA Q3 auto revenue up 1% to EUR12bn

PSA has posted third-quarter Automotive division revenue rising 1.2% to EUR12bn (US$14bn), driven by what the manufacturer says is a recurring strong...

Alibaba to drive BMW’s digital strategy in China

BMW has reportedly signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with e-commerce giant Alibaba to help drive its digital strategy in the Chinese market.

PSA to sell 7% of Faurecia share capital

PSA is to sell 7% of Faurecia's outstanding share capital prior to the completion of its merger with FCA and will ensure the new Stellantis entity...

Valeo to appoint Christophe Périllat as CEO

Valeo is to separate the roles of chairman and CEO from January, 2022.

Kia unions to vote on strike action next week

Kia Motors’ trade union leaders this week said workers will hold a strike ballot next week to back demands for higher wages and performance-based...

Citroën UK unveils three-year brand plan

Citroën UK has unveiled its three-year ‘Citroën Advance UK’ plan for the brand.

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.

FCA posts record Q3 earnings

Strong sales for trucks in North America helped Fiat-Chrysler (FCA) to post record financial results for the third...

Mercedes and Aston Martin deepen cooperation

Under a new agreement, Mercedes-Benz is planning to lift its stake in Aston Martin to up to 20% and will also give Aston...

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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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