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GM's Cruise - no customers, but attracting backers

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Mercedes marks 25 years of Spanish Vito build

Daimler's Mercedes-Vans has passed the milestone of 25 years of mid-size Vito van production at its Vitoria plant in northern Spain.

Thai sales to decline again in 2021

The Thai domestic vehicle market will likely decline by a further 5% this year after a more than 21% drop in 2020, the Federation of Thai Industries...

Shell to acquire ubitricity

Shell has signed an agreement to buy 100% of ubitricity, a European provider of on-street charging for electric vehicles (EVs).

COVID-19 hits 2020 sales in New Zealand

Although COVID-19 infections and deaths have remained relatively low in New Zealand, due to the country closing its borders and imposing strict...

Britishvolt appoints William Reynolds as CFO

Britishvolt has appointed William Reynolds as Chief Financial Officer, effective 1 January, 2021.

Bee Charging selects Alfen as supplier

Bee Charging Solutions has selected Alfen as its supplier to provide the company with smart charge points for electric vehicles.

just-auto Plus only Centrica joins UK Hydrogen Taskforce

The Hydrogen Taskforce is delighted to welcome another member to its growing coalition of the UK’s largest organisations that operate and...

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.

China rescues VW Group 2020 profitability

Preliminary financial results for 2020 issued by Volkswagen Group showed a strong recovery during the course of the...

Daimler's BharatBenz launches refrigerated vaccine truck

Daimler India Commercial Vehicles (DICV), has unveiled the BharatBenz BSafe Express, a specialised reefer truck designed...

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Bumpy ride ahead for light vehicle markets in 2021

The final light vehicle sales figures for the year are now in and December’s results, with global sales falling by a marginal 0.2% year-on-year, were a reflection of the remarkable resilience the auto market has demonstrated in the most trying of years.

CV, GL3, NQ5 - future Kia models

Earlier this month, the former KMC (Kia Motors Corporation) revealed a new logo and tagline, changed its name to Kia...

The chips are down - the week

Modern vehicles are as reliant on computer chips as they are on their engines and chassis. Most come fitted with a...

GM's Cruise - no customers, but attracting backers

Cruise, the autonomous vehicle (AV) developer that’s majority owned by General Motors, announced earlier this week that...

Retro design making a comeback…again

Renault caused a stir last week by announcing its bold new business strategy aimed at reducing costs and increasing profitability as it transitions to electrified vehicles and new mobility. Among a brace of new strategy directions were a number of new model announcements including a three-vehicle line-up for performance brand Alpine and the C-segment Dacia Bigster SUV concept.

Audi updates the Q2 but where are its rivals?

Four months ago, Audi AG gave us the first details of a facelift and other revisions for the Q2, exactly four years on...

Beijing successfully steering China’s market recovery to EVs

Data from the China Association of Automobile Manufacturers (CAAM) shows total vehicle sales in China last year declined...

Joe Biden - what the auto industry can expect

After a tumultuous election process in 2020, President-Elect Joe Biden is due to be sworn into office tomorrow (20th...

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Semiconductor shortages hit automotive output

As vehicle production volumes rise again, OEMs are reporting supply bottlenecks for critical semiconductors - with the...

Virtual CES 2021

In 2021, CES went virtual. Nevertheless, OEMs and Tier 1s announced many vehicle and technology innovations online. Our...

Perspectives on 2020 - views from around the auto industry

In these extraordinary times, we have reached out to parts of the global auto industry for perspectives on current...

COVID-19 hits the auto industry

The Wuhan coronavirus outbreak is causing disruption in China (especially Hubei province) with knock-on impacts on...

Latest interviews


Driving the cockpit revolution – Q&A with Visteon CEO

Forget what is under the hood, the battleground has shifted to what is inside the cockpit. Market leader Visteon has...

Tomorrow’s cockpit – more connected, versatile and immersive

A car interior must suit the owner’s lifestyle, yet also be functional and flexible. Connectivity between the vehicle,...

Redefining car interiors – Q&A with Faurecia

The driver and passenger experience is changing, with advanced technologies able to boost safety and...

VIRTUAL CES - Gentex’s digital vision

The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) has gone digital this week, and so has Gentex. The tier one...

System solutions for the software-defined car - Q&A with ZF

The vehicle of the future will feature high levels of networking and automation defined by software,...

Thought leaders


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

Safety, innovation and scalability are all key factors in designing intelligent interiors.

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Hybrid and Electric Cars in United Kingdom

Hybrid and Electric Cars in United Kingdom

Hybrid and Electric Cars in the United Kingdom industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value and volume 2015-19, and forecast to 2024). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market... Read more

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Global electric and hybrid light vehicles market - forecasts to 2034

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Electric Vehicle Batteries - Thematic Research

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