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GM confirms investment in southern Brazil

18 Aug 2017 | Fernando Calmon

General Motors will spend BRL1.4bn/US$430m on its Gravataí plant in state of Rio Grande do Sul....


Hyundai Motor previews new fuel cell vehicle

17 Aug 2017 | Graeme Roberts

Hyundai Motor has offered an early glimpse of its next generation fuel cell vehicle, well ahead of the hydrogen-powered SUVs official launch...


Nissan sees e-Power potential in emerging markets

16 Aug 2017 | Graeme Roberts

Nissan Motor Indonesia displayed the first model to receive the new e-Power drivetrain, the Note, at the motor show in Jakarta. The car was...


Chery to launch new brand, SUV, at Frankfurt

16 Aug 2017 | Graeme Roberts

Chery Automobile said it would start sales of passenger cars in Europe within the next few years under a new brand....

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GM confirms investment in southern Brazil

18 Aug 2017 | Fernando Calmon

General Motors will spend BRL1.4bn/US$430m on its Gravataí plant in state of Rio Grande do Sul.


Auto groups oppose Trump NAFTA US content plans

18 Aug 2017 | Graeme Roberts

Auto industry groups from Canada, Mexico and the US are pushing back against the Trump administration's demand for higher US automotive content in a modernized North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), a media report said.


Switzerland bans Porsche diesel registrations

18 Aug 2017 | Graeme Roberts

Switzerland's road agency has imposed a preliminary ban on new registrations of Porsche Cayenne cars equipped with manipulated diesel engine management software, a media report said.


Will Daimler and BMW combine car sharing services?

18 Aug 2017 | Chris Wright

Daimler and BMW are rumoured to be in talks to combine their car-sharing services Car2Go and DriveNow, the chief executive of car rental company and DriveNow partner Sixt hinted to the Reuters news service.


Drivers need convincing of automated car benefits - study

18 Aug 2017 | Graeme Roberts

Drivers fail to see that automated and driverless vehicles will deliver promised benefits according to a new study.


GAZ launches van production in Turkey

18 Aug 2017 | Graeme Roberts

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


Trelleborg to build new production facility for sealing solutions in Denmark

18 Aug 2017 | Simon Warburton

Trelleborg has, through its business area Trelleborg Sealing Solutions, invested in a new production facility for sealing solutions in Denmark, relocating its current manufacturing facility in the country.


PPG opens new automotive refinish training centre in Argentina

18 Aug 2017 | Simon Warburton

PPG announced it has opened a new 300 sq m training centre for automotive refinish professionals in Pillar, Argentina.


Goodyear names new vice president and CTO

18 Aug 2017 | Simon Warburton

Goodyear has unveiled Christopher Helsel as VP and chief technology officer, effective 1 September.


GAZ/PJSC Rosseti ink Russia agreement

18 Aug 2017 | Simon Warburton

GAZ Group has inked an agreement with Russian energy network company, PJSC Rosseti.


just-auto Plus only Valeo uses BASF engineering plastics to develop top column module

18 Aug 2017 | just-auto plus Extended News

Safety, driving pleasure, esthetics – when you drive a car, it is not just the steering wheel that has a major influence on the...


just-auto Plus only Tesla appoints two new directors to its board

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Tesla welcomes Linda Johnson Rice, chairman and chief executive officer of Johnson Publishing Company (JPC), and James Murdoch, chief...


just-auto Plus only Honda CR-V earns five ASEAN NCAP stars

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Beginning 2017, the New Car Assessment Programme for Southeast Asian Countries (ASEAN NCAP) has introduced a new rating system to assess...


just-auto Plus only Mercedes-Benz GLC surpasses one million sales since launch

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Since the market launch in 2008, the sales figures of the successful GLC and its predecessor GLK reached more than one million vehicles. The...


just-auto Plus only GWM sales up 7% in July 2017

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GWM released its report on production and sales of July. It can be noted from the data that GWM in July sold 69,100 vehicles, with a...


just-auto Plus only Harman appoints new director of Public Affairs

18 Aug 2017 | just-auto plus Extended News

Harman International, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics focused on connected technologies for automotive, consumer and...


just-auto Plus only Evonik announces price increase for Vestanat/Vestagon products

18 Aug 2017 | just-auto plus Extended News

Evonik raises the prices for its aliphatic diisocyanates and derivatives, offered under the brand names Vestanat and Vestagon up to 10% on a...


just-auto Plus only ChargePoint expands its service and support operations with new office in Scottsdale

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ChargePoint the world's largest electric vehicle (EV) charging network, today built on its industry leadership and commitment to EV...


just-auto Plus only Audi offers new A4/A5 alternatives with g-tron models

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Audi is offering its customers two sustainable alternatives in the midsize category: the new A4 Avant g-tron and the new A5 Sportback...


Hyundai Motor previews new fuel cell vehicle

17 Aug 2017 | Graeme Roberts

Hyundai Motor has offered an early glimpse of its next generation fuel cell vehicle, well ahead of the hydrogen-powered SUVs official launch early next year.

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