Latest News

Global automotive industry news, data and analysis

Top insights

(Dacia's) Spring is here already - the week

FREE TO READ - Global pandemic recovery briefing

Shared mobility faces COVID-19 threat

Lincoln future models

Latest automotive news

First Dacia EV to be built in China - report

Renault Group budget brand Dacia has confirmed its first electric model would be produced in China.

2021 motor show calendar - NY and Toronto updates

The announcement that the New York International Auto Show will now shift to August - from April - means a less crowded calendar for Q2.

Malaysia sales jump 26% in September

Malaysia's new vehicle market jumped by over 26% to 56,444 units in September 2020 from weak year earlier sales of 44,666 units, based on registration...

Tesla back in Interbrand Best Global Brands Report

Amazon, set to become one of the global auto industry's (especially new entrant startups') best customers for electric delivery vans, was, along with...

Hyundai to make Q3 loss due to recalls

Hyundai Motor Group said it expects to make a loss in the third quarter due mainly to KRW3.4trn (US$3.0bn) in provisions for product recalls and...

Thai sales fall 4% in September

New vehicle sales in Thailand declined by just over 4% to 77,433 units in September 2020 from already weak volume a year earlier, according to...

Support for autos 'should focus on green recovery'

Leaders of the European Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (ACEA) have called on EU policy makers and national governments to step up support to...

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.

GM confirms Spring Hill to build Cadillac luxury EV

General Motors confirmed on Tuesday (20 October) its Spring Hill, Tennessee assembly plant (built initially in the late...

BMW reports financial boost as demand rebounds

BMW says that its getting a cash flow boost as vehicle markets continue to recover from the pandemic-induced population...

Subscribe to our newsletters

Get the latest comment, analysis and breaking news first. Sign up for the just-auto newsletter.

Daily News Alert:

see example

Weekly Summary:

see example

Research Updates:

see example

Get the newsletter

We care about your privacy

Yes! I want to hear about automotive industry webinars and relevant offers

Latest automotive insights

Suzuki - what's coming next and when

It wasn't a great first half of the year for Suzuki Motor Corporation and Maruti Suzuki alike, Japan and India having been hit very hard by the Coronavirus crisis. Still, not being a major brand in Europe and tiny in both China and the Americas at least means that SMC didn't suffer too badly outside its two big markets. Now, growth is resuming and new models are starting to appear.

ANALYSIS - Subaru XV e-Boxer

With the majority of its worldwide sales in the USA, electrification hasn't been at the top of Subaru's list of...

(Dacia's) Spring is here already - the week

One guaranteed certainty of editing the daily news for just-auto (20 years this year!) is that I rarely can predict...

Shared mobility faces COVID-19 threat

The concept of shared mobility is now in question as the novel coronavirus forces consumers to re-evaluate their risk...

Lincoln future models

A few days ago, Ford appeared to hint that it isn't content with Lincoln being largely restricted to North America, China and the Middle East. Division president Joy Falotico no longer has responsibility for Ford Marketing too, freeing her up for what could be a bigger role in broadening the luxury brand's global reach.

Is Tesla gearing up to buy LG Chem’s battery division?

South Korea-based LG Chem has recently overtaken China’s CATL and Japan’s Panasonic to become the world’s largest...

ANALYSIS - MY2021 Kia Sportage

Even with so much competition, let alone the rise of hybrids, PHEVs and EVs in its segment, the Sportage remains a big...

Interior design and technology – VW T-Roc

The Volkswagen T-Roc competes in the European J segment for compact SUVs and sits above the T-Cross and below the...

Hot issues

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...

Latest interviews

Tomorrow’s car - Perpetually upgradeable machines

With vehicles averaging 11 years on the road, the opportunities to surprise and delight motorists are few and far...

Redefining LiDAR - Will perception software become the eyes of AVs?

California-based LiDAR specialist, AEye has developed iDAR (Intelligent Detection And Ranging), a perception system that...

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...

INTERVIEW – Nissan CEO Makoto Uchida

Makoto Uchida became president and CEO of Nissan in January 2020, and by May had unveiled his...

SNAPSHOT - Skoda designer discusses Enyaq iV SUV

Karl Neuhold, head of exterior design at Skoda, highlights the upcoming Enyaq IV car's design...

Thought leaders

New from just-auto - the just-auto magazine. Read it for free now.

New from just-auto - the just-auto magazine. Read it for free now.

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 - Interiors with Instincts: 3D Imaging Radar for In-Car Sensing

Register for the October 21st webinar now >>>

Research store

Global light vehicle transmissions and clutches market - forecasts to 2035

Global light vehicle transmissions and clutches market - forecasts to 2035

This report from just-auto provides a comprehensive overview of the global transmissions 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.. Read more

Published: October 2020 - ($1495.00)

Global electric and hybrid light vehicles market - forecasts to 2034

Published: October 2020 - ($1495.00)

Autonomous Vehicles, 2020 Update - Thematic Research

Published: July 2020 - ($1950.00)

About just-auto

just-auto is the online resource for the automotive industry. Packed with the latest global automotive industry news, analysis and research, just-auto gives automotive industry executives the intelligence they need to do their jobs better. Visitors to just-auto can also buy global automotive industry research from our own market research store.

just-auto's online advertising team also offer opportunities for companies to advertise to our membership of senior decision makers. Join the thousands of automotive executives who stay ahead of trends in the global automotive industry with just-auto.

Forgot your password?