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Japan vehicle sales decline slightly in January

Japan’s new vehicle market declined by 0.5% to 399,540 units in January from 401,650 a year earlier, according to registration data released by the...

Mexico preparing proposal for NAFTA autos

Mexico is preparing a proposal concerning the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) rules of origin for the automotive sector, ahead of the...

GM proposes 10-year plan for Korea plants - report

According to reports, General Motors has proposed investing almost US$3bn into its loss-making South Korean operations over the next ten years and has...

Denso invests in Dellfer

Denso has announced a significant investment in Dellfer, an IoT and automotive cybersecurity start-up company based in San Francisco, California.

Delphi revenue up 8% to $4.8bn in 2017

Delphi Technologies (the propulsion tech activities of the former Delphi PLC which split in two last last year) has reported revenues and profits up...

Raj Nair exits Ford after investigation

Ford has announced that Raj Nair, executive vice president and president, North America, is departing from Ford effective immediately following an...

Moovit raises more funding

Moovit App Global Ltd. ("Moovit"), an urban mobility and data specialist, has announced it has closed a US$50m Series D round led by Intel Capital....

Bosch acquires US carpooling start-up SPLT

Bosch is entering the ridesharing business following the acquisition of Splitting Fares Inc. (SPLT), a US start-up based in Detroit.

Volvo Cars offers two PHEV powertrain options on V60

For the first time on a Volvo Cars model range, the Geely-owned premium brand is to offer two plug-in hybrid powertrains...

EV share of world car parc forecast at 15% by 2040

In its latest projections of long-term global energy trends, oil company BP forecasts that electric cars will form...

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ANALYSIS - SsangYong future models and platforms

SsangYong Motor remains a small firm and yet it was able to outsell Renault Samsung Motors in the home market last year, rising to third position from fourth in 2016. Europe and China remain tricky markets, though, and SsangYong has not mentioned its planned entry to the US for some time.

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India's third largest vehicle maker by domestic sales volume is steadily moving away from cars, concentrating instead on...

Investors beware, EVs are a slow train coming - COMMENT

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Subaru has been in the US for a half century

From little acorns, big oaks grow. Yeah, yeah, it's a tired old cliche but it aptly describes the rise of Subaru of...

Tesla prospects, wannabe SUVs and stinky bugs - the week

Tesla seems always to be in the headlines, notably recently for its biggest ever quarterly loss, US$657m ("not much if you say it quickly", as a friend of mine used to opine on such red ink), but we've delved a bit beyond the attention grabbing stuff, concluding the automaker should be pouring engineering resources into not only additional cars such as the much hyped Model 3 but also the replacement for the original hit Tesla, the Model S. As we note, "this company must be running flat out just to try to comply with what its CEO has already announced is planned. Launching all of these vehicles plus a facelift for the Model X before 2021 is going to be an especially tall order". There's lots more.

Interior design and technology – Suzuki Vitara

Since 1988, Suzuki has launched four generations of its Vitara. Fast-forward three decades and the carmaker’s latest...

ANALYSIS - Vauxhall Grandland X

Opel and Vauxhall's range of SUVs just keeps on expanding. After the arrival last year of a facelifted and renamed Mokka...

Can Kia open up A-SUV segment with Picanto X-Line?

Ford, with its just-announced Ka+ Active, isn’t the only manufacturer trying to see if Europeans can be tempted by tiny...

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Geneva 2018

Hot on the heels of CES in Las Vegas and NAIAS in Detroit comes the first big European show of the year - Geneva. We'll...

CES and NAIAS 2018

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ZF recently presented its next steps on the road to autonomous driving. Its supercomputer, ProAI, acts as a central...

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The 2017 global light vehicle access and security market report - forecasts to 2032

The 2017 global light vehicle access and security market report - forecasts to 2032

Published: Jan 2018

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


The European Service Parts Market, 2012 - 2022: Market size, market forecast and recommendations

The European Service Parts Market, 2012 - 2022: Market size, market forecast and recommendations

Published: Feb 2018

The European Service Parts Market, 2012 - 2022, a Trend Report by GlobalData, provides an executive-level overview of the European vehicle service parts market.


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