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Turkish sales continue to confound

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Tesla could lose Korean subsidies - reports

After the automaker dominated the country's EV market last quarter, the South Korean government is now considering cutting Tesla out by increasing the...

Geely eyes CMA platform for Proton

Geely plans to use a platform developed with input from Volvo to build new models in Malaysia for its partly owned Proton brand, a media report said.

Porsche SE books after tax loss

Porsche SE has booked an after tax loss of EUR329m euro for the first six months of 2020 which compares with the EUR2.38bn a year ago.

Magna books substantial losses

Magna International reported financial results for the second quarter and first half ended 30 June, 2020 with significant operating losses, as...

BASF, Toyota hail lightweighting on 2021 Sienna

BASF and Toyota Motor North America Research & Development say they have achieved lightweighting success with the new 2021 Toyota Sienna.

Taiwan sales fall 9% in July

Taiwan's new vehicle market fell by 9.3% to 43,939 units in July 2020 from strong year earlier sales of 48,429 units, according to local reports...

Japan sales fall 14% in July

Japan’s new vehicle market continued to decline sharply in July 2020, by almost 14% to 396,346 units from 459,456 units a year earlier, according to...

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Hyundai Motor announces Ioniq EV brand

Hyundai has announced the launch of a new Ioniq brand dedicated to battery electric vehicles. Previously it was a model...

ZF first-half sales down 27% to EUR13.5bn

ZF has recorded first-half sales down 27% to EUR13.5bn (US$16bn) as the supplier reacts to conditions created by the...

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Interior design and technology – SEAT Tarraco

Launched in 2018, the SEAT Tarraco joins the Spanish brand’s SUV family alongside the smaller Arona and midsize Ateca. Continuing just-auto/AIC’s review of interior design and technology trends, we take a closer look inside this seven-seater crossover.

GM future models - Baojun bounce back?

Knocked for six by COVID-19, SAIC, General Motors and Wuling Motors' Baojun brand is not only back on its feet but many...

Mazda's future in the spotlight - the week

Our update on future Mazda models was a top read this week. The automaker - Toyo Kogyo as was - celebrates its 100th...

G20 and G21 BMW 3 Series diesels go mild hybrid

Eighteen months in since production of the latest 3 Series commenced, BMW continues to tweak its best selling car via...

Future models - Aston Martin Lagonda

The first half of 2020 should have been a stand-out time for Aston Martin Lagonda, following the opening of a new factory and the arrival of the company's first SUV. Instead, sales took a dive in almost all markets, the share price collapsed and Andy Palmer was replaced as CEO. New boss Tobias Moers has much to do but at least in terms of future models, there is much in the works.

All of Turkey’s Christmases come at once as sales continue to confound

As anticipated, July was indeed a month to remember for the Turkish market with light vehicle sales surging by an...

Triad vehicle markets post stronger than expected sales in July

Provisional data compiled by GlobalData shows a much stronger demand picture for light vehicles in July than anticipated...

Mazda future models

Mazda celebrates its 100th birthday this year. While it won't be breaking any sales or profits records in 2020, the firm...

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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...

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Supply chain resilience has been sorely tested by Covid-19. We speak to Professor Richard Wilding, who outlines seven...

Exhausting business – Tenneco hits the right note on the Chevy Corvette

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Faurecia VP on connected and personalised car interiors

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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

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