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UPDATED - Daily automotive coronavirus briefing FREE TO READ

7 July 2020

A daily update of news and views on the COVID-19 coronavirus crisis and its impact on the automotive sector


Faurecia VP on connected and personalised car interiors

6 July 2020

If you appreciate uncluttered, simple dashboards, then it will come as welcome news that traditional buttons are gradually disappearing in favour of multi-functional touchscreens. The increasing use of multi-screens supports our view that such in-car technology is increasingly becoming a personal assistant, allowing for intelligent messaging and personalised content. To learn more about what we can expect in car, we spoke to Alexander van Laack, Vice President of Sales – FCA, Nissan and New Entrants, Faurecia Clarion Electronics. Launched last year and headquartered in Japan, Faurecia Clarion Electronics brings together the software and electronics expertise of Clarion, Parrot Automotive and Coagent Electronics as well as other acquisitions such CovaTech and Creo Dynamics.


Faurecia acquires start-up IRYStec Software

3 July 2020

Faurecia has announced the acquisition of the Canadian start-up IRYStec Software. IRYStec has developed the world’s first software platform using perception and physiology to optimize the user experience of display systems.


Faurecia shareholders approve board positions

29 June 2020

Faurecia shareholders have approved the renewal of the board membership of Odile Desforges, Linda Hasenfratz, Olivia Larmaraud and Michel de Rosen for a further period of four years.


just-auto Plus only Groupe PSA expands its circular economy offering in Europe and select Faurecia Clarion Electronics

16 June 2020


Faurecia could create 600 new jobs in new tech boost

27 May 2020

Faurecia says there is the potential to create 600 new jobs in R&D and production for Zero Emission Mobility as well as Cockpit of the Future solutions, following President Emmanuel Macron's unveiling of a EUR8bn (US$8.8bn) support package for the automotive sector.


Faurecia unveils Changchun Xuyang joint venture

27 April 2020

Faurecia has unveiled a new joint venture with Changchun Xuyang Industry (Xuyang Group).


Faurecia Q1 reported sales down 13.5% to EUR3.74bn

22 April 2020

Faurecia has recorded first-quarter reported sales down 13.5% to EUR3.74bn in the light of the coronavirus crisis.


PSA posts Q1 revenue down 15.6% to EUR15.2bn

21 April 2020

PSA has recorded first-quarter revenue down 15.6% to EUR15.2bn (US$16.5bn), with the Automotive Division falling 15.7% to EUR11.9bn as the coronavirus pandemic impact is felt.


Faurecia strengthens liquidity by EUR800m

16 April 2020

Faurecia has strengthened its liquidity by EUR800m (US$870m) to face any potential scenario related to the Covid-19 crisis.


Faurecia UK agrees to government job retention scheme

8 April 2020

Staffordshire's Faurecia now will furlough workers following pressure from union Unite.


Union draws PSA and JLR into Faurecia wages row

2 April 2020

Staffordshire supplier Faurecia Interiors is under increasing pressure to commit to registering staff under the UK government's job retention scheme, which guarantees 80% of wages, during the coronavirus lockdown, union Unite said.


Faurecia temporarily shutters many plants

31 March 2020

Faurecia has shut down a large number of its production sites in Europe and will do the same in North and South America, following similar temporary moves by its customers.


Faurecia/Valeo donate 130,000 masks to hospitals

27 March 2020

Faurecia has donated 100,000 surgical masks to the Civil Hospitals of Colmar in Eastern France, an area particularly affected by the coronavirus, while Valeo has also made a similar gesture.


UK union claims Faurecia "terrifying" laid off workers

26 March 2020

The UK's Unite union claims Faurecia Interiors is "terrifying" laid off workers by refusing to inform them whether they will be registered under the government's scheme to pay workers 80% of their wages.


PSA denies FCA merger plans being reassessed

25 March 2020

Groupe PSA has denied that it is looking afresh at the proposed financial terms of a merger with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles. Along with other big OEMs, each could soon be facing major difficulties if there is an extended economic downturn in their home regions.


Are we sitting comfortably?

19 February 2020

Designers are continually reinventing the interior to appeal to occupants of all shapes, sizes, ages and cultures. Not only is there challenges of defining seat comfort levels, but also cosmetic questions of colour, materials, durability and configuration. Tomorrow’s vision of sustainable mobility and CASE introduce another set of considerations into the mix. To learn more, we sat down with Dirk Brassat, Vice President of R&D – Faurecia Seating North America.


Faurecia reports 2019 sales and operating profit up

17 February 2020

Faurecia has reported 2019 sales of EUR17.8bn, up 1.4%, alongside increased operating income to EUR1,283m (+0.7%) and operating margin at 7.2%.


Faurecia secures Hyundai trucks hydrogen storage contract

6 February 2020

Faurecia has won a contract for hydrogen storage systems for Hyundai trucks.


Coronavirus and Brexit - the week

31 January 2020

As a colleague 'Skyped' first thing this morning: "What an incredible week for news - rarely known anything like it!" 


PSA will apply Wuhan extension if China makes request

30 January 2020

PSA says it will apply any extension to the current Lunar New Year holiday in China if asked, as uncertainty continues to swirl around repatriation plans for Western multinationals out of the country in the face of the coronavirus outbreak, which has now claimed 170 lives.


CES – Faurecia on Sustainable Mobility

8 January 2020

Faurecia is using this year’s Consumer Electronics Show to demonstrate its latest innovations for the Cockpit of the Future and Sustainable Mobility. Continuing our series of interviews at CES, we spoke to Alexander Van Laack, Director, Cockpit of the Future -North America, Faurecia, to learn more about its showcase and tomorrow’s cockpit.


EC clears SAS acquisition by Faurecia

7 January 2020

European Commission (EC) authorities have approved, through the EU Merger Regulation, the acquisition of sole control of SAS Autosystemtechnik by Faurecia.


just-auto Plus only Devialet and Faurecia partner to develop automotive premium brand audio solutions

5 December 2019


Faurecia and Devialet team on sound solutions

4 December 2019

Faurecia and Devialet have announced a partnership to develop sound solutions for automakers.


Faurecia shoots for 8% operating margin by 2022

26 November 2019

In its latest strategic statement, Faurecia is targeting an operating margin of 8% of sales in 2022 (versus current guidance of 7% in 2019).


just-auto Plus only Faurecia and Michelin formalize their joint venture and aim to create a worldwide leader in hydrogen mobility

22 November 2019


Michelin and Faurecia form hydrogen joint venture

21 November 2019

Tyremaker Michelin and Tier 1 supplier Faurecia have formed a joint venture using an existing company name, Symbio, combining their hydrogen fuel cell dedicated operations and aiming, they said, to be "a world leader in hydrogen mobility".


just-auto Plus only Faurecia will reveal breakthrough technologies for the cockpit of the future and zero emissions mobility at the Consumer Electronics Show

18 November 2019


Faurecia to showcase future tech at CES 2020

15 November 2019

Faurecia will demonstrate its Cockpit of the Future and Sustainable Mobility technologies at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas next January.

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Faurecia news

Daily COVID-19 autos briefing FREE TO READ

7 July 2020

A daily update of news and views on the COVID-19 coronavirus crisis and its impact on the automot...


Faurecia on connected and personalised interiors

6 July 2020

If you appreciate uncluttered, simple dashboards, then it will come as welcome news that traditio...


Faurecia acquires start-up IRYStec Software

3 July 2020

Faurecia has announced the acquisition of the Canadian start-up IRYStec Software. IRYStec has dev...


Faurecia shareholders approve board positions

29 June 2020

Faurecia shareholders have approved the renewal of the board membership of Odile Desforges, Linda...


just-auto Plus only PSA picks Faurecia Clarion Electronics for repairs

16 June 2020

PSA Aftermarket continues its development in the circular economy by expanding its partnership wi...


Faurecia could create 600 new jobs in new tech

27 May 2020

Faurecia says there is the potential to create 600 new jobs in R&D and production for Zero Em...



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