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ANALYSIS - Lincoln future models

14 Nov 2018 | Glenn Brooks

Having first examined the current and likely next generation of Ford cars, followed by SUVs and pick-ups, the Ford Motor Company future vehi...

LA auto show world debuts list - BMW M340i xDrive

13 Nov 2018 | Glenn Brooks

Multiple new model and concept world premieres which will take place at the LA auto show. A new variant for the G20 BMW 3 Series sedan range...

ANALYSIS - Future Ford SUVs and pick-ups

8 Nov 2018 | Glenn Brooks

After taking a look at Ford's worldwide plans for cars into the second half of the 2020s, this second feature investigates what the brand is...

Future plans show Ford isn't exiting cars

7 Nov 2018 | Glenn Brooks

Ford has been telling anyone who will listen that it believes its US market future lies with SUVs, pick-ups, EVs and autonomous vehicles. Ou...

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Delphi Technologies CTO talks powertrain and power electronics

16 Aug 2018 | Dave Leggett

When Delphi split earlier this year, the greater part of its operations were renamed Aptiv. However, the powertrain tech division retained the Delphi name. Dave Leggett recently caught up with Delphi Technologies CTO Mary Gustanski at the company's new London headquarters.

Adient's CTO on megatrends and cutting development time

10 Aug 2018 | Calum MacRae

At the CAR Management Briefing Seminars held in Traverse City, Michigan recently just-auto's Calum MacRae met with Dr Detlef Juerss, Vice President Engineering & Chief Technology Office, Adient to discuss the changing automotive environment, future seating requirements and how Silicon Valley is helping Adient reduce product development times.

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Renault-Nissan invests in Li-ion battery tech company

14 Nov 2018 | Dave Leggett

Alliance Ventures, the strategic venture capital arm of Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi, has announced that it has invested in the latest round of funding in Enevate Corporation, an advanced lithium-ion (Li-ion) battery technology company based in Irvine, California.

Dana expands Spicer Select drivetrain portfolio

14 Nov 2018 | Simon Warburton

Dana is expanding its Spicer Select all-makes drivetrain portfolio to include the most popular u-joints for commercial-vehicle applications while also adding new u-joint strap kits.

Johnson Controls sells Power business for US$13.2bn

13 Nov 2018 | Simon Warburton

Johnson Controls International has unveiled a definitive agreement to sell its Power Solutions business to Brookfield Business Partners, together with institutional partners including Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec in a cash transaction valued at US$13.2bn.

Delphi Technologies Q3 revenue down 1% to US$3.7bn

13 Nov 2018 | Simon Warburton

Delphi Technologies has reported third-quarter revenue of US$1.2bn and US$3.7bn for the year-to-date period, a decrease of 1% and an increase of 2% compared to the respective equivalent prior period, on an adjusted basis.

Tesla appoints new chair of the Tesla Board

13 Nov 2018 | Dave Leggett

Tesla’s Board of Directors has announced that Robyn Denholm has been appointed as chair of the Tesla Board, effective immediately.

Magna Q3 net income up 8% to US$554m

13 Nov 2018 | Simon Warburton

Magna has recorded third-quarter net income up 8% to US$554m, due to what it says is a "substantially lower income tax rate."

VW US adds Siri Shortcuts to mobile app

13 Nov 2018 | Graeme Roberts

Volkswagen of America has enhanced its VW Car-Net mobile app with two types of Apple Siri commands to help owners interact with their vehicles.

Adient books fourth quarter loss after one-off charges

12 Nov 2018 | Graeme Roberts

Adient has reported a substantial fourth quarter 2018 net loss and suspended its quarterly cash dividend, citing one-off non cash charges.

Volvo resets production plans on US-China trade tariffs

9 Nov 2018 | Dave Leggett

Geely-owned Volvo Cars is making significant changes to its plant-model production mix plans due to the imposition of higher trade tariffs between the US and China.

Ford buys electric scooter sharing company

8 Nov 2018 | Graeme Roberts

Ford Smart Mobility has acquired Spin, a San Francisco based electric scooter sharing company that provides customers an alternative for first- and last-mile transport.

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