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ZF CEO quits suddenly "by consensus"

8 Dec 2017 | Simon Warburton

ZF CEO, Stefan Sommer has stepped down with immediate effect with no reason for the sudden rupture given by the German supplier....


Groupe PSA planning secret SC21 car for India

8 Dec 2017 | Glenn Brooks

A business daily says Groupe PSA is planning to build a B segment car at its Indian JV in 2020....


EXCLUSIVE - JLR shoots for millennials with L860 SUV

7 Dec 2017 | Mike Vousden

Sources suggest Tata-owned Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) is planning a small, rugged SUV to sit below the upcoming Defender replacement. The plann...


Korea suppliers add value to remain competitive - Plakor director

7 Dec 2017 | Simon Warburton

Rising cost of conducting business in South Korea is seeing some of the country's ultra-competitiveness erode, with the result suppliers are...

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ZF CEO quits suddenly "by consensus"

8 Dec 2017 | Simon Warburton

ZF CEO, Stefan Sommer has stepped down with immediate effect with no reason for the sudden rupture given by the German supplier.


Groupe PSA planning secret SC21 car for India

8 Dec 2017 | Glenn Brooks

A business daily says Groupe PSA is planning to build a B segment car at its Indian JV in 2020.


VW stops van shipments, recalls Russia Polo

8 Dec 2017 | Graeme Roberts

Volkswagen has stopped delivery of a popular van line due to concerns over emissions.


GM adds commerce platform for in-car purchases

8 Dec 2017 | Dave Leggett

General Motors customers will be able to order and pay for their morning coffee by tapping their in-vehicle touchscreen via a new commerce platform that will allow a range of on-demand reservations and purchases from inside the car.


JLR global sales up 10% in November 2017

8 Dec 2017 | Graeme Roberts

Tata Motors' Jaguar Land Rover sold 52,332 vehicles in November, up 10% year on year, driven by strong sales of Land Rover models.


Hyundai unions to step up strike action

8 Dec 2017 | Tony Pugliese

Hyundai Motor's labour unions are stepping up strike action follow their failure to reach an agreement with management over renumeration, according to local reports.


DETROIT AUTO SHOW - Toyota 370B Avalon world debut

8 Dec 2017 | Glenn Brooks

Known world premieres for the 2018 North American International Auto Show are noted below, with the latest one, the 2019 Toyota Avalon, now added.


Australia car sales head for another annual record

8 Dec 2017 | Graeme Roberts

Record November sales have kept the Australian motor industry on target for another best selling year, according to the latest results released by the industry's statistical service VFACTS.


Nissan to introduce car-sharing service in Japan

8 Dec 2017 | Graeme Roberts

As part of its Intelligent Mobility, Nissan will introduce a car sharing service in Japan enabling users to experience the company's advanced technologies in vehicle electrification and intelligence.


Renault/Ferrovial to start Zity car-sharing service in Madrid

8 Dec 2017 | Simon Warburton

Renault and Ferrovial will start providing 500 all-electric Zoe vehicles in Madrid this month through the Zity car sharing scheme using smartphone applications.


Lada Russia sales surge 14.3% in November

8 Dec 2017 | Simon Warburton

Lada has posted November sales up 14% to 29,163 units, with 11-month figures showing 279,008 registrations, up 17%.


just-auto Plus only Videantis/Adasens join over sensing technologies for ADAS applications

8 Dec 2017 | just-auto plus Extended News

Videantis and Adasens (part of the Ficosa group) announced they are partnering to bring advanced sensing technologies to self-driving...


just-auto Plus only Scania unveils new fuel-efficient future-oriented city trucks

8 Dec 2017 | just-auto plus Extended News

Scania now completes its new truck generation. Following the introduction of trucks for long-haulage and construction, the focus is now on...


just-auto Plus only IIHS scores 2018 Lincoln Continental top safety pick+ rating

8 Dec 2017 | just-auto plus Extended News

Good ratings in all five crashworthiness tests as well as a good rating for LED headlights help the all-new 2018 Lincoln Continental qualify...


just-auto Plus only GAZ Gorky plant begins production of two new CV models

8 Dec 2017 | just-auto plus Extended News

The Gorky automobile plant of GAZ Group started production of two new models of commercial vehicles: the light duty truck GAZon Next with...


just-auto Plus only Hankook Tyre announces executive changes

8 Dec 2017 | just-auto plus Extended News

Hankook Tyre announced new executive appointments made to further its goal of becoming global top-tier company by enhancing global...


just-auto Plus only EDI integrates PowerDrive 6000 and EDI PowerSuite in Foton buses

8 Dec 2017 | just-auto plus Extended News

Efficient Drivetrains (EDI), a global leader in advanced high-efficiency zero emissions plug-in hybrid and electric drivetrain solutions...


just-auto Plus only Constellium supplies aluminium body sheet for new Audi A7

8 Dec 2017 | just-auto plus Extended News

Constellium NV announced that it has strengthened its long-term partnership with Audi to supply aluminium Automotive Body Sheet as well as...


just-auto Plus only Audi worldwide sales up 4.5% in November 2017

8 Dec 2017 | just-auto plus Extended News

Audi continues the upturn of the past few months with its year-end spurt. In November, the premium brand delivered around 160,000...


just-auto Plus only Allison Transmission announces top management promotion

8 Dec 2017 | just-auto plus Extended News

Allison Transmission announced the promotion of Otto Szalavari to managing director of global marketing. He will be instrumental in driving...

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