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State bank opposes GM Korea R&D spin-off plans

23 Oct 2018 | Staff reporter

GM Korea's shareholders are expected to agree at a meeting on Friday to establish a separate business unit for its R&D operations in South K...


Ford Michigan plant starts on revived Ranger truck

23 Oct 2018 | Graeme Roberts

The return of the Ranger pickup truck to production in a US factory marked a renaissance for the Wayne, Michigan plant just outside Detroit...


FCA to sell Magneti Marelli to CK Holdings for EUR6.2bn

22 Oct 2018 | Simon Warburton

Fiat Chrysler is to sell its automotive components business, Magneti Marelli to CK Holdings for EUR6.2bn (US$7.1bn)....


Denso outlines future business and mobility strategy

22 Oct 2018 | Simon Warburton

Denso has launched its 2018 Annual Report, which is the first account of company activities following the release of its long-term policy....

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State bank opposes GM Korea R&D spin-off plans

23 Oct 2018 | Staff reporter

GM Korea's shareholders are expected to agree at a meeting on Friday to establish a separate business unit for its R&D operations in South Korea, according to local reports.


Ford Michigan plant starts on revived Ranger truck

23 Oct 2018 | Graeme Roberts

The return of the Ranger pickup truck to production in a US factory marked a renaissance for the Wayne, Michigan plant just outside Detroit that, Ford said, had experienced the highs and lows of the American auto industry for the past six decades.


Renault Q3 down 6% weighed by Iran withdrawl

23 Oct 2018 | Simon Warburton

Renault has posted third-quarter Group revenue down 6% to EUR11.5bn (US$13.2bn), partly due to currency devaluation and the automaker's withdrawal from Iran, although registrations rose 2.9%.


Grocers trialling electric Mercedes Actros in Germany

23 Oct 2018 | Graeme Roberts

Daimler's Mercedes-Benz Trucks has delivered a fully electric eActros for on-road testing to EDEKA, the German retail association which will test the 25-tonne truck with refrigerated body for a year in Berlin, using it to transport fresh, temperature-sensitive foodstuffs.


Electrify America and Ohio to install EV charging stations

23 Oct 2018 | Simon Warburton

Electrify America and the Ohio Turnpike and Infrastructure Commission (OTIC) plan to install electric vehicle charging stations, the first along the Ohio Turnpike.


Chargefox raises US$11m for Australia EV stations

23 Oct 2018 | Simon Warburton

Australian start-up, Chargefox has raised A$15m (US$11m) to start building Australia's largest open, ultra-rapid network of charging stations for electric vehicles.


Gestamp posts 9M 7% net profit rise to EUR163m

23 Oct 2018 | Simon Warburton

Gestamp has recorded a 7% rise net profit to EUR163 (US$187m) for the first nine months of this year and revenue up 2.5% to EUR6.2bn.


Allison supplies automatic transmissions for Chevrolet Silverado medium-duty trucks

23 Oct 2018 | Graeme Roberts

Allison Transmission has begun production of 1000 Series and 2000 Series fully automatic transmissions designed for Chevrolet's new Silverado 4500HD/5500HD/6500HD medium-duty trucks, claiming the gearboxes offer commercial-duty features more common to heavy-duty trucks.


Hyundai steps up new product launches in China

23 Oct 2018 | Graeme Roberts

Hyundai Motor's main joint venture in China, Beijing Hyundai Motor, is stepping up its new model launches to help offset slowing demand in the world's largest new vehicle market, according to local reports citing a company official.


EyeSight announces $15m AI computer vision funding

23 Oct 2018 | Graeme Roberts

EyeSight, a computer vision company, said it had closed a $US15m funding round to drive the expansion of its in-cabin vehicle AI computer vision system.


just-auto Plus only Jaguar I-PACE: Innovative Continental Power Electronics for Top-Class Electric Performance

23 Oct 2018 | Mike Vousden

New system specially designed for high-end sporty performance Power electronics in Jaguar’s new EV can handle currents up to 650...


Millbrook expanding Advanced Driver Assistance Systems test facilities

23 Oct 2018 | Graeme Roberts

Millbrook, the one-time GM-owned Vauxhall Proving Ground in Bedfordshire, said it was expanding its Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) test facilities.


just-auto Plus only Wind River and TTTech Auto join over autonomous driving applications

23 Oct 2018 | just-auto plus Extended News

Wind River, a leader in delivering IoT software for safety-critical domains including automotive, announced that it has provided its VxWorks...


just-auto Plus only Toyota Boshoku Automotive Parts, China relocates to larger facility

23 Oct 2018 | just-auto plus Extended News

Toyota Boshoku Corporation relocated Tianjin Toyota Boshoku Automotive Parts (Tianjin, China) to a new plant. This aimed for the...


just-auto Plus only Renesas and BlackBerry expand partnership over R-Car SoC devices

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Renesas Electronics Corporation, a premier supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions and BlackBerry announced they are expanding their...


just-auto Plus only Keysight presents new C-V2X and advanced ethernet solutions

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Keysight Technologies, a leading technology company that helps enterprises, service providers, and governments accelerate innovation to...


just-auto Plus only Honda India surpasses 50,000 new Amaze sales in five months

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Honda Cars India, leading manufacturer of premium cars in India, announced that its all-new Amaze has crossed 50,000 vehicle sales mark in...


Ford to launch AV trials in Washington DC

23 Oct 2018 | Graeme Roberts

Ford said it was expanding its autonomous vehicle testing and claims to be the first automaker to test self driving vehicles in Washington, DC.


just-auto Plus only BMW Group expands technical campaign to check EGR module

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Internal BMW Group investigations have revealed that in the case of some diesel vehicles glycol-leakage from the EGR-...


just-auto Plus only Bendix names new plant manager of Huntington, Indiana facility

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Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems has appointed Christopher Camp as plant manager of its bustling Huntington, Indiana, manufacturing campus....

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