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Bridgestone develops Potenza tyres for Maserati

Bridgestone announced it had been selected as the exclusive tyre supplier for the MC20, Maserati's new super sports car.

FCA and PSA name Stellantis board

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and Peugeot SA have announced the composition of the board of directors of Stellantis, the new company that will result from...

Thyssenkrupp to 'realign' automotive systems

Thyssenkrupp will realign automotive system engineering activities from 1 October by splitting the current system engineering business unit into two...

Renault unions reject cost cuts - report

The four main labour unions representing workers at Renault are reportedly opposed to the company's latest cost cutting plans.

JLR to use recycled materials for trim and mats

Tata Motors' Jaguar Land Rover said it was working with Econyl nylon to develop high-quality interiors made from ocean and landfill waste.

Mitsubishi to offer early retirement to over 45s

Mitsubishi Motors is said to be planning to offer early retirement to some 500 to 600 workers in mid November as part of plans to cut costs and...

UK auto industry launches scheme to save suppliers

The UK's auto industry trade association, the SMMT, has launched what it calls the 'Safe Harbour Scheme' to prevent insolvencies and save jobs across...

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 investing at two Ohio plants

General Motors has announced plans to invest USD71m in two Ohio manufacturing facilities, including USD39m at its Toledo...

After meeting opposition, Zetsche won't be Daimler SB chairman

Former Daimler CEO Dieter Zetsche has told a German newspaper that he won't be taking up  the role of chairman of...

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2020 Beijing motor show - the world premieres

Following two media days and two trade days, AutoChina 2020 opened to the public today, 30 September. Below is a list of world premieres.

Indonesia struggles to keep EV strategy on track

Indonesia is struggling to keep its ambition of becoming a regional electric vehicle (EV) manufacturing hub on track....

New SEAT Leon - better than the Golf?

Much rests on the shoulders of the new Leon, SEAT registrations across Europe having dropped by 35% for the year to the...

Jaguar, Tesla and a reimagined sun visor - the week

Future models-r-us. You knew that. This week, Jaguar was in the spotlight: The leaping cat brand saw its EU-EFTA-UK...

Interior design and technology – Kia XCeed

The fourth member of the Kia Ceed family is built at Kia’s production facility in Žilina, Slovakia. Tailored to the tastes of European buyers and representing a sporty alternative to traditional SUVs, the XCeed was conceived at the brand’s design centre in Frankfurt. It bridges the gap between the Ceed and Sportage. Continuing just-auto/AIC’s review of interior design and technology trends, we take a closer look inside this offering for the crossover utility vehicle (CUV) segment that Kia has squeezed into.

Jaguar future models

The leaping cat brand saw its EU-EFTA-UK sales halve to 24,389 during the year to the end of August. Data for North...

RESEARCH SNAPSHOT – Biometrics in cars

While most of us are accustomed to using our fingerprint to unlock our phones, can biometrics be used to reliably unlock...

ANALYSIS - Skoda Octavia

Twenty years ago this month, a new era began for Škoda as production of the first modern era Octavia began at Mladá...

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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...

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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 Cortana while on the...

INTERVIEW – Nissan CEO Makoto Uchida

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

SNAPSHOT - Skoda designer discusses Enyaq iV SUV

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

Seven golden rules of supply chain management

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

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

Tenneco is supplying thermal and acoustic management solutions in an exhaust system design for...

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