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AvtoVAZ to reinvigorate Lada with new models 21 May 2019

Column: Brooks On OEM Product Trends

A flat Russian market is failing to hold back the growth of Lada which, with a 22% share, is way ahead of number two make Kia. Crucially, Renault is putting in more money to maintain the momentum and various new models are not far away from release.


AvtoVAZ to reinvigorate Lada with new models 21 May 2019

Column: OEM product strategy summaries

A flat Russian market is failing to hold back the growth of Lada which, with a 22% share, is way ahead of number two make Kia. Crucially, Renault is putting in more money to maintain the momentum and various new models are not far away from release.


Will future models save sinking Renault Samsung? 20 May 2019

Column: Brooks On OEM Product Trends

Last month, its deliveries numbering only 6,175 vehicles, Renault Samsung slid down the Korean sales chart even further, dropping to position seven behind Genesis. What will majority shareholder (80%) Groupe Renault do about its subsidiary's worrying decline?


Will future models save sinking Renault Samsung? 20 May 2019

Column: OEM product strategy summaries

Last month, its deliveries numbering only 6,175 vehicles, Renault Samsung slid down the Korean sales chart even further, dropping to position seven behind Genesis. What will majority shareholder (80%) Groupe Renault do about its subsidiary's worrying decline?


ANALYSIS - MY19 Maserati Levante GranLusso 16 May 2019

Column: Brooks On OEM Product Trends

Three and a half years on from its market introduction, Maserati UK has thrown out the former diesel-only strategy for the Levante, bringing in a biturbo 3.0-litre petrol V6.


ANALYSIS - MY19 Maserati Levante GranLusso 16 May 2019

Column: Product Eye

Three and a half years on from its market introduction, Maserati UK has thrown out the former diesel-only strategy for the Levante, bringing in a biturbo 3.0-litre petrol V6.


Can Dacia remain the darling of Groupe Renault? 15 May 2019

Column: Brooks On OEM Product Trends

According to Groupe Renault, the global market for passenger cars and light commercials fell by 7.2 per cent in Q1. Happily for Dacia, its volumes rose by the same percentage, deliveries hitting 184,042 units.


Can Dacia remain the darling of Groupe Renault? 15 May 2019

Column: OEM product strategy summaries

According to Groupe Renault, the global market for passenger cars and light commercials fell by 7.2 per cent in Q1. Happily for Dacia, its volumes rose by the same percentage, deliveries hitting 184,042 units.


Volkswagen T-Roc leads surge in C-SUV sales 14 May 2019

Column: Brooks On OEM Product Trends

Once an also-ran when it comes to sales of SUVs, Volkswagen could be on its way to becoming the world's number one. The Tiguan is strong in China and Europe and gaining popularity in the USA but its smaller brother, the Golf-sized T-Roc, is rapidly becoming a major force in multiple markets too.


Volkswagen T-Roc leads surge in C-SUV sales 14 May 2019

Column: Product Eye

Once an also-ran when it comes to sales of SUVs, Volkswagen could be on its way to becoming the world's number one. The Tiguan is strong in China and Europe and gaining popularity in the USA but its smaller brother, the Golf-sized T-Roc, is rapidly becoming a major force in multiple markets too.


Fuel for thought - some low carbon alternatives 14 May 2019

Column: Beecham's Tech-Talk

A greener form of motoring, low carbon vehicles emit fewer harmful gases compared to a conventional car. Continuing just-auto/QUBE’s series of interviews, we caught up with Paul Turner, engineering director at Revolve Technologies, a powertrain engineering specialist to discuss its low carbon vehicle projects, electrification, lithium-ion and the prospects for hydrogen FCEVs.


Global automotive market report - Q1 2019 14 May 2019

Column: From the Editor

The global vehicle market was virtually flat in 2018 at around 94m vehicles sold, but the fourth quarter showed a near 5% year-on-year drop on the back of a similarly sized decline in Q3. The global light vehicle market continues to face challenges in 2019 after that pronounced weakening in the second half of 2019.


Global automotive market report - Q1 2019 14 May 2019

Column: Global Market Roundup

The global vehicle market was virtually flat in 2018 at around 94m vehicles sold, but the fourth quarter showed a near 5% year-on-year drop on the back of a similarly sized decline in Q3. The global light vehicle market continues to face challenges in 2019 after that pronounced weakening in the second half of 2019.


Powering low carbon tech - Q&A with APC 13 May 2019

Column: Beecham's Tech-Talk

The Advanced Propulsion Centre (APC) was set up six years ago in Coventry, the once centrepiece of the British car industry. It channels investment from government and industry to accelerate the development of greener technologies for engines. Its funded projects go beyond automotive too. We spoke to Jon Beasley, APC's director of technology and projects, to find out what has been achieved to date.


Renault and Alpine future models 13 May 2019

Column: Brooks On OEM Product Trends

As Renault approaches mid-year and its AGM on 12 June, the group is in good shape. The first quarter was a strong one for the company's namesake brand and the new product pipeline is brim with fresh models due out very soon, the fifth generation Clio being the most important of those.


Renault and Alpine future models 13 May 2019

Column: OEM product strategy summaries

As Renault approaches mid-year and its AGM on 12 June, the group is in good shape. The first quarter was a strong one for the company's namesake brand and the new product pipeline is brim with fresh models due out very soon, the fifth generation Clio being the most important of those.


New Scout helps make Karoq number one Skoda SUV 9 May 2019

Column: Brooks On OEM Product Trends

July will mark the second anniversary of Karoq production so to maintain the sales momentum, Škoda continues to add variants to the range. The most recent one is the Scout, which unlike competitors such as the Peugeot 3008, offers all-wheel drive.


New Scout helps make Karoq number one Skoda SUV 9 May 2019

Column: Product Eye

July will mark the second anniversary of Karoq production so to maintain the sales momentum, Škoda continues to add variants to the range. The most recent one is the Scout, which unlike competitors such as the Peugeot 3008, offers all-wheel drive.


Electrifying trucks - challenges and opportunities 8 May 2019

Column: Beecham's Tech-Talk

It is said that commercial vehicles are the most difficult to electrify and likely to be the last to migrate from IC powertrains. Continuing just-auto/QUBE’s series of interviews, we asked David Kelly of Drive System Design why this is the case and what can be done to make battery electric trucks (BETs) more attractive.


Tokyo motor show - Honda Fit hybrid world debut 8 May 2019

Column: Brooks On OEM Product Trends

Honda is the first manufacturer to announce a global premiere for October's Tokyo motor show.


Tokyo motor show - Honda Fit hybrid world debut 8 May 2019

Column: Tokyo Motor Show

Honda is the first manufacturer to announce a global premiere for October's Tokyo motor show.


Tokyo motor show - Honda Fit hybrid world debut 8 May 2019

Column: Global Auto Show Coverage

Honda is the first manufacturer to announce a global premiere for October's Tokyo motor show.


ANALYSIS - 2019 Abarth 595 esseesse 8 May 2019

Column: Brooks On OEM Product Trends

How can a car which is more than a decade old still be one of the best in its segment? The 595 essesse, newly revised for Abarth's 70th anniversary one year ahead of its replacement, would have to be the most entertaining A segment hatchback on the market.


ANALYSIS - 2019 Abarth 595 esseesse 8 May 2019

Column: Product Eye

How can a car which is more than a decade old still be one of the best in its segment? The 595 essesse, newly revised for Abarth's 70th anniversary one year ahead of its replacement, would have to be the most entertaining A segment hatchback on the market.


Soueast, Dearcc and Enovate future models 7 May 2019

Column: Brooks On OEM Product Trends

For years, Southeast Motor had a successful business building Mitsubishi-based vehicles in China. Now, amidst tough trading conditions, this small OEM is experiencing a major downturn. Will the addition of the Dearcc and Enovate EV brands be enough to turn things around?


Soueast, Dearcc and Enovate future models 7 May 2019

Column: OEM product strategy summaries

For years, Southeast Motor had a successful business building Mitsubishi-based vehicles in China. Now, amidst tough trading conditions, this small OEM is experiencing a major downturn. Will the addition of the Dearcc and Enovate EV brands be enough to turn things around?


Volkswagen T-Cross - worth the wait 3 May 2019

Column: Brooks On OEM Product Trends

Until now, Europe's B-SUV segment has been missing the biggest brand of all. Volkswagen has timed the arrival of the T-Cross well too, as not one of the most successful incumbents is even close to being new.


Volkswagen T-Cross - worth the wait 3 May 2019

Column: Product Eye

Until now, Europe's B-SUV segment has been missing the biggest brand of all. Volkswagen has timed the arrival of the T-Cross well too, as not one of the most successful incumbents is even close to being new.


April US vehicle sales deliver a SAAR surprise 2 May 2019

Column: US Vehicle Sales Watch

US light vehicle sales dipped again in April, down 2.3% year on year to about 1.33m cars and light trucks. After four months, deliveries are 3% behind the January-April period in 2018. The seasonally adjusted annualised rate (SAAR) slumped to 16.41m units and both total volume and SAAR were well below analysts' forecasts.


Borgward aims to strengthen revival with future SUVs 2 May 2019

Column: Brooks On OEM Product Trends

A well funded revival of this once dormant German make initially saw Borgward going from nowhere to huge popularity in China. Alas, the early success was not to last and the brand crashed to earth in 2018. Now with a new owner, sales are rising once more and fresh models are on the way.

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