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Chips, solid state batteries, vans - the week

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NHTSA probes 1.1m Hondas over steering

The US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) said on Monday it was opening a formal safety probe into more than 1.1m Honda Accord...

Demonstrator for Mahle hydrogen technology close

The first demonstrator vehicle for a novel new hydrogen fuel cell technology is in development by Mahle Powertrain.

Scania boosts sales and profits

Scania said the first quarter of 2021 was "characterised by a high level of activity both in order intake and deliveries, despite major difficulties...

Chips crisis to run into 2022 - Infineon

Automakers should expect more chips in the second half of the year but the overall squeeze on supply is likely to continue into 2022, according to one...

SK IE shares to soar on market debut

South Korean electric vehicle (EV) battery materials manufacturer SK IE Technology Company (SKIET) is scheduled to make its debut on South Korea's...

StoreDot to conduct space battery research

StoreDot and the Israeli Electric Company (IEC) have been approved by NASA to conduct the first space-based research and development programme into...

VinGroup closes SmartFast to focus on EV strategy

Vietnam’s largest private conglomerate, Vingroup, confirmed in a statement that it is shutting down its consumer electronics subsidiary VinSmart, as...

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 Q1 revenue flat but profits up

GM said first-quarter earnings were driven by strong price and mix performance in North America, strong credit and...

Stellantis posts Q1 revenues up 14%

In its first set of quarterly results, Stellantis has posted first quarter net revenues of EUR34.3bn billion, or...

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Genesis starts in Europe

This summer Hyundai’s premium brand, Genesis, finally launches in Europe after a series of false starts over the years. In 2016, a planned European launch was postponed due to the brand lacking SUVs and crossovers in its lineup and its lack of diesel engines.

2021MY Jaguar XF Sportbrake P300

Big estates don't come much better than the Jaguar XF. Available to buy since August 2017, the Sportbrake still looks...

Chips, solid state batteries, vans - the week

The chip crisis continues. Volkswagen chief Herbert Diess has said the carmaker was in "crisis mode" over an ongoing...

BMW and Ford bet on solid-state batteries

Earlier this week, US-based solid-state battery startup Solid Power announced a new $130 million investment round led by...

OEMs look to blockchain solutions for compliance and parts performance

Working in a consortium Renault says it has developed a new blockchain solution for the European automotive industry to certify the compliance of vehicle's components from design to production. Supply chain visibility is an increasing issue for companies looking to mitigate risk and ensure regulatory compliance.

ASEAN sales just slightly lower in Q1

Sales of new vehicles in southeast Asia’s six largest markets declined by just 0.2% to 692,961 units in the first...

A week with the hydrogen fuel cell Hyundai Nexo

What's like to run a fuel cell vehicle as your only car? Enjoyable and surprisingly easy is the short answer, albeit...

BMW future models - SUVs for the 2020s

After extending its offer of Sport Activity Vehicles as BMW calls crossovers and SUVs, the line-up now stretches from X1...

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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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Recycling green parts - Q&A with Synetiq

As electric vehicles (EVs) become more popular, what will happen to all those dead lithium-ion batteries once they are...

Kia’s transition to electrification

This year is a significant one for Kia as it gears itself up to launch the new EV6 crossover. While existing models such...

Virtual trends in the automotive industry - Q&A with Epic Games

Games technology has been credited with "turning the automotive industry upside down". To find out...

Beyond driver monitoring – Q&A with Cipia

Regulation is driving demand for driver monitoring system (DMS) across Europe. In pushing back the...

INTERVIEW - Audi board member Hildegard Wortmann

Audi AG's Member of the Board of Management for Sales and Marketing, Hildegard Wortmann, began her...

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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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