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Bumpy ride ahead for light vehicle markets in 2021

CV, GL3, NQ5 - future Kia models

System solutions for the software-defined car - ZF

GM's Cruise - no customers, but attracting backers

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Nissan sets early 2030s electrification goal

Nissan has set the goal to achieve carbon neutrality across the company’s operations and the life cycle of its products by 2050. As part of this...

Malaysia sales fall 12% in 2020

Malaysia's new vehicle market surged by 25.5% to 68,836 units in December 2020 from 54,842 units in the same month of the previous year, based on...

Britishvolt three advisory board appointments

Britishvolt has appointed three new members to its Strategic Advisory Board.

Goodyear to install simulator in Luxembourg

Goodyear and VI-grade say a DiM250 Dynamic Driving Simulator will be installed at the tyre manufacturer's Innovation Centre in Colmar-Berg,...

just-auto Plus only BorgWarner transfer cases for Nissan SUV, pickup

BorgWarner has secured a contract to supply its durable part-time transfer cases to the Japanese car manufacturer Nissan, for production of its Navara...

just-auto Plus only Tata Motors unveils new Safari

The new Safari further builds on the legacy of prestige and outstanding performance by combining Tata Motors’ Impact 2.0 design language with...

just-auto Plus only Fortum expands EV battery recycling operations

In conjunction with the launch of Finland’s national battery strategy, Fortum announced the further expansion of its battery recycling...

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.

Two EVs in EU27 December top three

Strong demand for EVs resulted in two electric models securing places in the top three European best-selling cars sales...

XPeng launches major OTA upgrade for P7 EV sedan

XPeng, the Chinese smart electric vehicle maker, has released a major over-the-air (OTA) upgrade for P7 sedan owners in...

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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

Published: April 2020 - ($350.00)


Global electric and hybrid light vehicles market - forecasts to 2034

Published: January 2021 - ($1495.00)


Electric Vehicle Batteries - Thematic Research

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