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China vehicle sales continue to fall in November

New vehicle sales in China declined by 3.6% to 2.46m units in November from already weak year earlier sales of 2.55m units, according to data released...

Mazda to invest in its Thai joint venture

Mazda Motor plans to invest THB1bn (US$33m) to improve the manufacturing operations at its Auto Alliance Thailand (AAT) joint venture next year after...

Michael Manley of FCA elected ACEA President

The Board of Directors of the European Automobile Manufacturers' Association (ACEA) has elected Michael Manley, CEO of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles...

TRB announces US factory

TRB Lightweight Structures has announced it will soon open a composites manufacturing centre in Richmond, Kentucky, as a joint venture with Toyota...

Fondation PSA/Duramen ink forestry deal

Fondation PSA and Duramen have signed a partnership agreement to promote workforce inclusion in the forestry industry.

Renault Samsung workers vote to strike over wages

Renault Samsung Motors union workers voted to go on strike in protest at the company's proposal to freeze wages next year.

Scania to deliver 450 buses to Cote d'Ivoire

Scania has signed an agreement with the Ivorian Ministry of Transport and Abidjan transport company, SOTRA to deliver 450 buses.

UAW workers at FCA ratify four-year contract

Members of the United Auto Workers (UAW) at Fiat-Chrysler (FCA) in the US have voted in favour of a new four-year labour contract with the company.

China car sales fall 4% in November

New passenger vehicle sales in China continued to decline in November, by 4.2% to 1.97 million units from 2.06 million...

Japan vehicle sales continue to drop in November

Japan’s new vehicle market continued to decline sharply in November 2019, by almost 13% to 385,859 units from 441,943...

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Opel makes a 'German' Vauxhall from a PSA platform

If you're a development engineer on a new car project nothing is more guaranteed to put you off your stroke than (a) a change of company ownership and (b), arising from (a), a change of platform.

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