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ANALYSIS: Future models for North America - Part 2

16 December 2014

Part one of this two-part series concerned the major models the Detroit Three vehicle makers have up their sleeves for 2015. Now we take a look at the other big OEMs.


ANALYSIS: Future models for 2014

15 January 2014

With all the global vehicle debuts of this year's NAIAS now revealed, Glenn Brooks looks ahead to the other big motor shows of 2014, and the cars likely to be launched there.


Chrysler's electric vehicle stategy

23 September 2008

It’s obviously a tumultuous time for Chrysler, writes John Voelcker. With two thirds of its US sales made up of trucks, light trucks, or crossovers—and insignificant volume outside the US compared to GM and Ford—it’s widely perceived as between a rock and a hard place. And despite statements that owner Cerberus Capital Management is in it for the long haul, bets are being laid as to when the private equity firm will have had enough.

Latest interviews


INTERVIEW: Michael Kendal - Tees Valley Unlimited

31 October 2013

Michael Kendall is an inward investment manager at Tees Valley Unlimited, the Local Enterprise Partnership for Darlington, Hartlepool, Middlesbrough, Redcar & Cleveland as well Stockton on Tees. He talked to Simon Warburton at the SMMT's recent 'Meet the Funder' day near Birmingham.


Q&A with Cummins: Diesel downsizing

13 January 2012

Smaller engines, producing the same power as the larger engines they have replaced while using less energy and therefore generating lower exhaust emissions, are high up the priority list of every vehicle manufacturer. In truth it is part of a process that has been continuing for many years. In this interview, Matthew Beecham talked with Neil Pattison, Director of On Highway Business, Cummins Inc, about trends in diesel downsizing.


Interview with Andreas Renschler, Daimler Trucks

17 November 2011

Daimler's Trucks Division has been a strong performer through 2011, helped by a recovery in global heavy truck markets and a lower cost base following restructuring. Andreas Renschler has been with Daimler since 1988 (including a spell as head of the Mercedes' smart brand) and has headed Daimler Trucks since 2004. Oliver Dixon recently caught up with him on behalf of just-auto to discuss prospects.


Q&A with Hugh Foden, Cummins Engines

5 February 2007

Hugh Foden is Executive Director, Engine Business at Cummins Engines – the world’s largest independent diesel engine maker which historically has been focused on the heavy commercial vehicle sector but which is increasingly moving into lighter weight diesels. In his role he is responsible for sales and marketing, customer support across a territory that includes Europe, the Middle East, Africa and the CIS. A recent focus has been developing new business in Eastern Europe and the CIS. Dave Leggett interviewed him.

Latest news


Cummins to acquire Brammo

17 October 2017

Cummins has announced that it is acquiring the assets of Brammo, which designs and develops battery packs for mobile and stationary applications.


just-auto Plus only Gillig/Cummins to develop advanced battery e-bus

10 October 2017

Gillig and Cummins announced a new electrified power partnership at the APTA public transportation show taking place in Atlanta. The technical collaboration work focuses on integrating and optimising new battery electric technology offered by Cummins that will...


just-auto Plus only Cummins to bring soot-free buses to 20 megacities

28 September 2017

Global power and technology leader Cummins announced it is joining three other global manufacturers as part of an initiative to help 20 large cities around the world address air quality standards and combat climate change. Cummins and the other manufacturers...


Eaton Cummins introduces automated transmission

25 September 2017

Eaton Cummins Automated Transmission Technologies has introduced its new Endurant 12-speed automated transmission for heavy-duty applications.


just-auto Plus only Cummins introduces latest energy-diverse products

30 August 2017

During an event at its historic technical centre in Columbus, Indiana, Cummins unveiled its latest power solutions and energy-diverse products, demonstrating that the company is prepared to win with new and future technologies. The company displayed the...


GAZ launches van production in Turkey

18 August 2017

GAZ Group has started assembly of Gazelle Next cargo van and combi van models in Turkey.


just-auto Plus only Westport Fuel Systems posts US$62.1m revenue in Q2

15 August 2017

Westport Fuel Systems reported financial results for the second quarter ended 30 June 2017, and provided an update on operations.  "A year ago, we set a very specific goal to transform the company into a profitable and sustainable...


just-auto Plus only Navistar to cease engine production at Melrose

4 August 2017

Navistar announced that it will cease all engine production at its plant in Melrose Park, Illinois, by the second quarter of fiscal 2018. The company will continue the facility's transformation into Navistar's technical centre, including truck and...


just-auto Plus only Cummins revenue up 12% in Q2 2017

2 August 2017

Cummins reported results for the second quarter of 2017. Second quarter revenues of US$5.1bn increased 12% from the same quarter in 2016. Higher demand for trucks and construction equipment in North America and China, and stronger sales to mining, and oil...


just-auto Plus only Cummins VP to also lead Marketing Communications

21 July 2017

Cummins on 19 July 2017 announced that, effective immediately, vice president Carole Casto will lead Marketing Communications in addition to her Corporate Communications responsibilities.   "No one is more capable of driving alignment on our...


just-auto Plus only Cummins announces senior management changes

21 July 2017

On 20 July 2017 Cummins announced that Mahesh Narang has been named vice president, Cummins Emission Solutions (CES), and Shon Wright is named executive director and general manager of Cummins Turbo Technologies (CTT), succeeding Narang.   The positions...


just-auto Plus only Cummins elects new directors to its board

12 July 2017

On 11 July 2017 Cummins announced the election of two new members to its Board of Directors. Karen Quintos, EVP and chief customer officer, Dell Technologies and Rich Freeland, president and chief operating officer, Cummins. In her role as chief customer...


just-auto Plus only FCA US sales down 7% in April 2017

3 May 2017

FCA US reported sales of 177,441 units, a 7% decrease compared with sales in April 2016 (190,071 units), which now include Maserati brand sales. In April, fleet sales of 30,650 units were down 21% year over year as FCA US continues its strategy of reducing...


just-auto Plus only Cummins revenue up 7% in Q1 2017

3 May 2017

Cummins on 2 May 2017 reported results for the first quarter of 2017. First quarter revenues of US$4.6bn increased 7% from the same quarter in 2016. Stronger demand from construction and mining customers and higher sales from a distributor acquisition in...


just-auto Plus only Tata Motors CVs offer BSIV compliant engines

27 April 2017

Tata Motors, the country’s largest truck and bus manufacturer, announced readiness of SCR (Selective Catalytic Reduction) and EGR (Exhaust Gas Recirculation) technologies for BSIV compliant engines, powering its range of Commercial Vehicles. Exhaust...


just-auto Plus only Eaton/Cummins establish automated transmission JV

11 April 2017

Power management company Eaton and global power leader Cummins on 10 April 2017 announced an agreement to form a joint venture for automated transmissions for heavy-duty and medium-duty commercial vehicles. The joint venture will be named Eaton Cummins...


Wabco making truck air disc brakes in US

23 March 2017

Wabco has expanded its North American production with output of air disc brakes (ADB) for commercial vehicles following the opening of its new factory in North Charleston, South Carolina.


just-auto Plus only Cummins Q4 2016 revenue down 6%

10 February 2017

Cummins on 9 February 2017 reported results for the fourth quarter of 2016. Fourth quarter revenues of US$4.5bn decreased 6% from the same quarter in 2015, largely reflecting lower commercial truck production in North America and weak global demand for...


just-auto Plus only Cummins statement on EPA's notice to FCA

13 January 2017

Cummins on 12 January 2017 stated that it does not supply engines for the FCA vehicles that are discussed in the Environmental Protection Agency's Notice of Violation issued today, nor was Cummins named. Cummins does not use defeat devices and is...


just-auto Plus only Cummins/ADP resolve patent infringement case

6 January 2017

Cummins Group announced that they have reached agreement to resolve patent infringement claims against ADP Distributors and ADP Distributors USA, which do business as Rotomaster. The consent judgement reflecting these terms was entered by the US district court...


just-auto Plus only Cummins Westport begins ISB6.7 G engine production

20 December 2016

Cummins Westport (CWI), on 8 December, 2016, announced the ISB6.7 G, a 6.7 litre midrange, factory built natural gas engine is now fully available as a production engine for shuttle bus, medium duty truck, and vocational applications in North America. As...


Dodge Ram diesel owners file suit over emissions

15 November 2016

Owners of 2500 and 3500 Dodge Ram trucks have filed a class-action lawsuit against Fiat Chrysler and engine manufacturer Cummins, claiming that the two companies "conspired to knowingly deceive consumers and regulators of illegally high levels of diesel emissions in their vehicles".


just-auto Plus only Cummins Q3 2016 revenue down 9% at US$4.2bn

2 November 2016

Cummins on 1 November 2016 reported results for the third quarter of 2016. Third quarter revenues of US$4.2bn decreased 9% from the same quarter in 2015. Lower truck production in North America and weak international demand for power generation equipment...


just-auto Plus only Cummins Westport begins ISL G NZ engine production

14 October 2016

Cummins Westport Inc. (CWI) today announced that orders are being processed and production of the ISL G Near Zero (NZ) NOx natural gas engine has commenced. The ISL G NZ is the first MidRange engine in North America to receive emission certification from...


just-auto Plus only Cummins Jamestown plant rolls out 2017 X15 engine

6 October 2016

Cummins rolled out the latest generation heavy duty engine, the 2017 X15, at its Jamestown engine plant in Jamestown, NY. The 2017 X15 is a game-changer in terms of reliability and fuel economy. The next-generation X15 heavy-duty engines exceed US...


just-auto Plus only Cummins ISL G NZ engine selected by Kenworth

5 October 2016

Kenworth announced that it will offer the Cummins Westport ISL G Near Zero NOx emissions natural gas engine for the Kenworth T680 and T880. Emissions from the ISL G Near Zero natural gas engine are 90% lower than the current NOx limit of 0.2 gram per brake...


Faurecia unveils US emissions control centr

5 October 2016

Faurecia has unveiled a EUR57m (US$64m) new data-driven manufacturing facility in Columbus, Indiana, which will employ 450 people and produce an emissions control product for the commercial vehicle industry, serving its customer, Cummins Emission Solutions


just-auto Plus only Foton launches Aumark Super truck at Hannover Show

27 September 2016

On 22 September, 2016, Foton joined hands with members of the “China Intelligent Connected Super Truck Alliance (CICSA)” such as Daimler, Cummins, ZF and Continental to deliver Foton Super Trucks global launch ceremony during IAA 2016 in...


just-auto Plus only Foton Auman Super Truck launched at Hanover Show

27 September 2016

On 21 September, the IAA Commercial Vehicles 2016 was kicked off. As one of the world’s largest, most influential commercial vehicle exhibitions, the IAA Commercial Vehicles 2016, themed with “driven by ideas”, has attracted nearly 2000...


just-auto Plus only Cummins/Peterbilt partner over SuperTruck II

2 September 2016

Cummins, announced on 1 September, 2016, that it will partner with Peterbilt Motors Company, a division of Paccar to develop and demonstrate technologies under the US Department of Energy (DOE) SuperTruck II programme. “Cummins and the entire team is...

Cummins news

Cummins to acquire Brammo

17 October 2017

Cummins has announced that it is acquiring the assets of Brammo, which designs and develops batte...


just-auto Plus only Gillig/Cummins to develop advanced battery e-bus

10 October 2017

Gillig and Cummins announced a new electrified power partnership at the APTA public transportatio...


just-auto Plus only Cummins to bring soot-free buses to 20 megacities

28 September 2017

Global power and technology leader Cummins announced it is joining three other global manufacture...


Eaton Cummins introduces automated transmission

25 September 2017

Eaton Cummins Automated Transmission Technologies has introduced its new Endurant 12-speed automa...


just-auto Plus only Cummins introduces latest energy-diverse products

30 August 2017

During an event at its historic technical centre in Columbus, Indiana, Cummins unveiled its lates...


GAZ launches van production in Turkey

18 August 2017

GAZ Group has started assembly of Gazelle Next cargo van and combi van models in Turkey. Key c...



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