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British Steel on brink of collapse - reports

Britain's second-largest steel producer is on the brink of collapse, UK news reports said on Tuesday (21 May).

Toyota may not benefit from hybrid patent release

Moody's Japan reckons the release by Toyota Motor of its hybrid vehicle technology patents could increase demand for full hybrids but the rise of...

Delphi develops 500+ bar GDi system

In a paper presented at the 2019 Vienna Motor Symposium, Delphi Technologies has revealed a new 500+ bar GDi system that it claims can reduce...

Indonesia market decline steepens in April

The Indonesian new vehicle market deteriorated further in April 2019 as sales plunged by over 17.8% to 84,029 units from 102,258 units a year earlier,...

Jaguar Land Rover names new CFO

Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) announced that Ken Gregor, chief financial officer (CFO), has decided to step down on 1 June 2019 after 22 years with the...

Mahle expands thermal management portfolio

Following the acquisition of the entire shareholding in Behr Hella Service (BHS) by Mahle Aftermarket, all existing activities of BHS will be...

Vulog and Renault team on car sharing

Vulog and Renault are collaborating to manufacture car-sharing vehicles, starting immediately.

Millbrook expands ADAS and connected/autonomous test facilities

Millbrook, the Bedfordshire vehicle testing facility originally built in the late 1960s as the Vauxhalll Proving Ground, announced it now offers new facilities and equipment for CAV and ADAS testing and development.

Honda mulls network of used EV batteries

Honda is carrying out research with Ohio-based, American Electric Power (AEP) to develop a network of used EV batteries,...

Ford to duck China tariffs and costs with local Lincoln build

Ford plans to produce new Lincoln models in China to save on costs and avoid local tariffs.

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First look at Mazda's redesigned 3

Two things that have always impressed me about recent new Mazdas - superb build quality and paintwork, especially in (GBP790 optional extra) Soul Red Crystal Metallic, and extremely refined diesel engines. In both respects, and many others, the redone 3 did not disappoint.

Relief as Trump holds fire on auto tariffs - COMMENT

News earlier this month that US President Donald Trump had decided to delay imposing tariffs on vehicles and automotive...

AvtoVAZ to reinvigorate Lada with new models

A flat Russian market is failing to hold back the growth of Lada which, with a 22% share, is way ahead of number two...

Will future models save sinking Renault Samsung?

Last month, its deliveries numbering only 6,175 vehicles, Renault Samsung slid down the Korean sales chart even further,...

Volvo's new 'American car' - the week

My look at Volvo's new US-born 'citizen', the S60 saloon/sedan, drew the most just-auto reader eyeballs this week, and rightly so as it's another highly competent contender in the medium/large premium sector, yet another use of the automaker's versatile SPA 'large car' platform and a very interesting illustration of an automaker's global manufacturing footprint, model selection and plant location strategy.

ANALYSIS - MY19 Maserati Levante GranLusso

Three and a half years on from its market introduction, Maserati UK has thrown out the former diesel-only strategy for...

Frankfurt IAA world debuts list - F40 BMW 1 Series

The next generation BMW 1 Series five-door hatchback will be revealed at a preview event on 27 May and have its public...

Can Dacia remain the darling of Groupe Renault?

According to Groupe Renault, the global market for passenger cars and light commercials fell by 7.2 per cent in Q1....

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Honda restructures manufacturing operations - and axes UK plant

Honda is planning to close its UK and Turkey plants as part of plans to re-balance its global manufacturing operations...

CES 2019

OEMs and Tier 1s continue to announce vehicle and technology world premieres at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in...

Ghosn charges create turmoil in Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance

Amid allegations of financial misconduct, Carlos Ghosn has been removed from his position as chairman at Nissan. The...

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A greener form of motoring, low carbon vehicles emit fewer harmful gases compared to a conventional car. Continuing...

Powering low carbon tech - Q&A with APC

The Advanced Propulsion Centre (APC) was set up six years ago in Coventry, the once centrepiece of the British car...

Electrifying trucks - challenges and opportunities

It is said that commercial vehicles are the most difficult to electrify and likely to be the last to...

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Real-world NOx emissions test leaves ‘dirty diesels’ nowhere to hide

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Medium & Heavy Trucks in the United States

Medium & Heavy Trucks in the United States

Published: Apr 2019

Medium & Heavy Trucks in the United States industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value and volume 2014-18, and forecast to 2023). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market.


Medium & Heavy Trucks in Europe

Medium & Heavy Trucks in Europe

Published: Apr 2019

Medium & Heavy Trucks in Europe industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value and volume 2014-18, and forecast to 2023). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market.


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