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Denso eyes higher stake and Aisan powertrain sale

Denso and powertrain supplier Aisan have reached a basic agreement, following a directors' meeting today (20 May) to begin studying increasing Denso's...

Renault unveils autonomous Ez-Pod

Renault has unveiled Ez-Pod, an exploratory electric and autonomous vehicle for on-demand travel across short distances.

Higher costs hit Russian polymer supplier's Q1

Russia's R&P Polyplastic, which supplies polymer materials mainly to local automakers, said it booked a "considerable increase" in sales volume in the...

Honda R&D to collaborate with CiNet on mobility

Honda R&D, Honda Motor's research and development subsidiary announced it had begun to collaborate with the Center for Information and Neural Networks...

Mitsubishi and Here team on lane hazard warning

Mitsubishi Electric and Here Technologies have successfully piloted a system enabling vehicles to automatically warn others about upcoming road...

BorgWarner unveils Onboard Battery Charger

BorgWarner has unveiled its Onboard Battery Charger (OBC), adding to the company’s portfolio of technologies for plug-in hybrid and pure-electric...

just-auto Plus only Thyssenkrupp sales up 2% at EUR20.4bn in H1

Following the planned steel joint venture not going ahead and the announcement of a fundamental strategic realignment of the Group, Thyssenkrupp AG...

Tata's Jaguar Land Rover back in the black for one quarter at least

In a reversal of fortunes that surely will please owner Tata Motors, Britain's Jaguar Land Rover has booked a pre-tax profit after three consecutive quarters of red ink.

Mercedes reveals new safety concept vehicle

Daimler's Mercedes-Benz Cars has unveiled a new concept/experimental vehicle to show off "safety ideas for a new...

Nissan names Renault's Bollore for board

Nissan Motor announced a boardroom shake-up on Friday as it looked to move on from the ousting of former chairman Carlos...

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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, dropping to position seven behind Genesis. What will majority shareholder (80%) Groupe Renault do about its subsidiary's worrying decline?

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...

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. Happily for Dacia, its volumes rose by the same percentage, deliveries hitting 184,042 units.

Global automotive market report - Q1 2019

The global vehicle market was virtually flat in 2018 at around 94m vehicles sold, but the fourth quarter showed a near...

Volkswagen T-Roc leads surge in C-SUV sales

Once an also-ran when it comes to sales of SUVs, Volkswagen could be on its way to becoming the world's number one. The...

Volvo's 'American car' gets a UK visa

This new S60 may well be the first Volvo Car made in the United States (but not in North America as there once was a CKD...

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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...

Paris 2018

There were some notable no-shows but still plenty of excitement around the biennial Paris show. We were there and our...

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Fuel for thought - some low carbon alternatives

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...

Lubricating electric vehicles – Q&A with Millers Oils

Lubricants are critical for cooling high-temperature components within ICE vehicles, but the...

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

Today’s launch of the Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) in central London is a welcome step on the road...

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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.


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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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