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Chips (again), Ssangyong receivership - the week

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Mercedes reveals flagship EQS for its EV range

Mercedes-Benz has revealed the EQS, the first all-electric saloon on the EQ brand. It is described as a flagship luxury saloon for its EQ-dedicated EV...

China boosts Daimler preliminary Q1 results

In its preliminary Q1 results announcement, Daimler says favourable sales momentum at Mercedes-Benz Cars driven by all major regions, especially...

Electric cars cheaper than ICE 'within 5 years'

All new cars and trucks sold in the United States could be powered by electricity by 2035, according to a new report from University of California,...

Mitsubishi cuts April production due to chips

Mitsubishi Motors said it would cut vehicle output in Japan and Thailand in April due to the global shortage of semiconductors.

Indonesia sales rebound in March after tax cuts

Indonesia's new vehicle market expanded by over 10% to 84,910 units in March 2021 from 76,800 units a year earlier, according to member wholesale data...

Philippine sales jump 88% in March

New vehicle sales in the Philippines jumped by almost 88% to 20,702 units in March 2021 from depressed year-earlier sales of 11,029 units, according...

SIA backs Biden support for $50bn chip investment

America's Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA) has commended President Biden's backing of US$50bn investment for chip manufacturing and research,...

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.

Polestar raises USD550m from new investors

Polestar, the Geely-owned electric performance car company, says it has raised USD550 million  from a group of long-term...

It begins - Ssangyong Motor in court receivership

South Korean automaker Ssangyong Motor was put in court receivership on Thursday after parent company Mahindra &...

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Chips (again), Ssangyong receivership, batteries - the week

You want chips with that? The automakers and their suppliers certainly do but the microprocessor makers' fryers just aren't able to keep up with the queue out the shop door. Barely a day goes by without another chips shortage story on just-auto and it's going to take a while for supply to match demand.

Auto Shanghai - Mercedes-Benz EQB global premiere

The latest addition to just-auto's list of global premieres for 2021's biggest motor show is the Mercedes-Benz EQB.

Toyota adds PHEV to RAV4, at a price

Toyota, a senior industry sage told me years ago, is like a huge ship which, like that container ship in the Suez...

CATL – a look at China’s leading EV battery supplier

As the automotive industry rapidly pivots from combustion to electric vehicles, many OEMs are racing to set up...

Mercedes-AMG cars and SUVs - 2021 to 2031

Electrification will soon be the default for Mercedes-AMG's powertrains. That's a major shift for a Daimler division which started life as AMG, a company that raced V8 sedans before evolving into a small-volume maker of fast production cars too.

Audi keeps the diesel faith with Q7 50 TDI

Even if it's the fuel that keeps falling from favour, Europe's biggest car maker continues to invest in diesel. Audi's...

Sinking Ssangyong, Suzuki revival, chips latest - the week

Is the end nigh for Ssangyong? News on just-auto this week does little to discourage such thoughts.

Peugeot goes after Tiguan with updated 3008

It took more than four years for the Peugeot 3008 to be facelifted and when the changes came a few months ago, they were...

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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...

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Online car buying boom shows no signs of easing

Although the pandemic has triggered a rise of online car buying activity, it confirms to some that latent demand was...

Revving up for EVs - Q&A with Saietta

Saietta has engineered a breakthrough in electric propulsion motors for all vehicles from scooters to buses. It recently...

Selling silence - transforming the cabin into a quiet bubble

Israel-based Silentium has developed an active noise cancellation solution capable of lowering...

Transitioning from ICE to EV production – Q&A with ABB

As the auto industry shifts from ICE power to EVs, manufacturers face opportunities and challenges...

Redesigning the automotive retail experience - Q&A with ZeroLight

There are some in the auto industry who believe that the rise of digital solutions within the new...

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

Published: April 2020 - ($350.00)


Global electric and hybrid light vehicles market - forecasts to 2034

Published: April 2021 - ($1495.00)


Electric Vehicle Batteries - Thematic Research

Published: August 2020 - ($1950.00)

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