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Workers contest planned Nemak Canada plant closure

The Canadian Unifor autoworkers union said its members at Nemak of Canada Corporation in Windsor gathered recently for a special meeting to respond to...

Union rallies for Oshawa parts supplier workers

"Hundreds" of members of Canada's Unifor and the general public gathered recently at Memorial Park in Oshawa for a rally and picnic in solidarity with...

Bugatti names new quality chief

Michael Och has taken over from Jordi Cabanero as head of quality assurance at Bugatti.

just-auto Plus only Nvidia reports Q2 2019 revenue at US$2.58bn

Nvidia reported revenue for the second quarter ended 28 July 2019, of US$2.58bn compared with $3.12bn a year earlier and $2.22bn in the previous...

just-auto Plus only New Opel Astra joins aero-efficient group of cars

The new Opel Astra, which will make its world premiere at the IAA Frankfurt International Motor Show (public days 12-22 September), has joined the...

just-auto Plus only Infiniti tests hybrid powertrain for Project Black

Infiniti and Renault F1 Team have completed the track-focused development of the unique high-performance, dual-hybrid powertrain created for the...

Magna opens new electronics factory in Michigan

Magna has officially opened of a new electronics manufacturing factory in Grand Blanc Township, Michigan.

NEV sales in China fall in July

Sales of new energy vehicles (NEVs) in China fell by 4.7% to 80,000 units in July 2019 from 84,000 units a year earlier, according to wholesale data released earlier this week by the China Association of Automobile Manufacturers (CAAM).

VW Group July sales slip a bit

Volkswagen Group said July 2019 sales worldwide slipped 2.4% to 886,100 vehicles.

Kia launches Seltos production in India

Kia Motors reportedly has begun production of its new Seltos compact SUV in India, initially for local sale, a month...

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2019 Monterey Week world debuts list

Monterey Automotive Week, including the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance, took place between 13 and 18 August inclusive. The following cars and concepts were world premieres.

H1 results, BMW's future, redefining 'car' - the week

Steering specialist Nexteer Automotive's comments, as it announced first half 2019 results, reflected what may other...

2019 Chengdu motor show - world premieres list

By no means a major Chinese motor show, nonetheless the annual event in Chengdu is usually the venue for quite a few...

G29 BMW Z4 M40i - does it beat the Boxster?

Daimler says it won't replace the Mercedes SLC, Audi plans to axe the TT and Nissan keeps trying to fathom how it can...

Frankfurt IAA world debuts - Volkswagen T-Roc Cabrio

After showing a prototype at the Geneva Salon in March, Volkswagen has disclosed the news that it will reveal the T-Roc Cabriolet at the Frankfurt IAA.

Scala propels Skoda into C segment mainstream

The European market's C segment has been good to SEAT and Audi, while in the class betwixt this one and the traditional...

BMW AG future models - Mini and Rolls-Royce

Having expanded the Mini range earlier this decade, BMW says its aim is now to fully focus on profitability. Deliveries...

Interior design and technology – Volvo S60

Volvo recently launched the third-generation S60, marking its first model offered without a diesel engine. It is also...

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FCA proposes transformative merger with Renault

FCA (Fiat-Chrysler) has proposed a 'transformative merger' with Renault to create a combined business that produces and...

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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Although lighter car seats remains a focus of research, other developments in seating have been taking place much faster...

Interview part 2: Sernauto CEO José Portilla

Spanish suppliers association CEO, José Portilla has had many years experience in manufacturing sectors such as steel...

Reflections on a market with Magna Mirrors

Vehicle rearview mirrors have transformed into complex vision systems jammed with electronics and...

Interview part 1: Sernauto CEO José Portilla

Spanish suppliers association CEO, José Portilla has had many years experience in manufacturing...

Hydrogen storage fuels innovation - Q&A with Magna Steyr

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