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Will Ford sieze an EV opportunity for Lincoln?

17 Aug 2017 | Glenn Brooks

It has been just over a year since what Ford calls The Lincoln Motor Company was the subject of a just-auto in-depth analysis feature. China...


Why the Mustang is so successful even in Europe

27 Jul 2017 | Glenn Brooks

Talk to Audi, Porsche, Mercedes-Benz and BMW and you'll hear that sales of sports coupes and convertibles are in decline all over Europe. Fo...


ANALYSIS - future Chevrolet SUVs & pick-ups

26 Jul 2017 | Glenn Brooks

The final instalment in a series which has looked at the current and future vehicles of General Motors now goes under the skin of Chevrolet...


ANALYSIS - what the future holds for Chevrolet

13 Jul 2017 | Glenn Brooks

Following a major expansion in the 2000s, Chevrolet is now shrinking. Fast. GM has pulled its largest brand from all European markets (thoug...


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Industry 4.0 more effective than low labour costs

11 Jan 2017 | Calum MacRae

Johannes Roters is the CEO of Yanfeng Automotive Interiors, the vehicle interior giant created by the 2015 70:30 joint-venture between Yanfeng Automotive Trim and Johnson Controls interior business (now Adient). just-auto's Calum MacRae was provided with an update to the company's strategy and progress at the 2017 NAIAS in Detroit.


Delphi CTO targets user cockpit experience

12 Apr 2016 | Dave Leggett

Delphi’s Chief Technology Officer, Jeff Owens, has told just-auto that the automotive battle for the Millennials is being played out in the user experience in the car cockpit.

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Goodyear names new VP and CTO

18 Aug 2017 | Simon Warburton

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


2017 Pebble Beach Concours - world debuts

17 Aug 2017 | Glenn Brooks

Monterey Automotive Week, including the 66th Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance, is taking place on California's Monterey Peninsula between 15 and 20 August. The following is the latest list of concept and new model world premieres.


Court orders temporary halt to Takata lawsuits

17 Aug 2017 | Graeme Roberts

Automakers reportedly have won a temporary reprieve from lawsuits filed by victims of defective air bags made by bankrupt Takata that led to the largest ever auto safety recall and at least 18 deaths.


UQM to pilot trial its PowerPhase DT

17 Aug 2017 | Simon Warburton

UQM Technologies says an unnamed European OEM will conduct a pilot trial of its full electric PowerPhase DT drivetrain solution.


Toyota/Servco to test new car-sharing technology

17 Aug 2017 | Simon Warburton

Toyota and Servco Pacific (Servco) have partnered to test new car-sharing technology in Honolulu, Hawaii.


Navistar appoints new director to board

17 Aug 2017 | Simon Warburton

Navistar has appointed Daniel Ninivaggi to its board, replacing Samuel Merksamer, who resigned after more than four years.


GM voluntarily delists from Toronto stock exchange

17 Aug 2017 | Graeme Roberts

General Motors said it had received approval for a voluntary delisting of its common stock from the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) in Canada.


Wabco wins mBSP technology supply order

16 Aug 2017 | Simon Warburton

Wabco has entered into a new long-term agreement with an unnamed global manufacturer of trucks and buses, headquartered in Europe.


Analysts value FCA brands

15 Aug 2017 | Graeme Roberts

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles shares climbed to a record last night after Morgan Stanley analysts said they saw "substantial hidden value" in several of the company’s brands that could emerge from spin-offs or sales to other automakers.


Nexteer boosts H1 revenue and profits

15 Aug 2017 | Graeme Roberts

Nexteer Automotive said half year 2017 revenue reached US$1.974bn, up 2.6% year on year, gross profit rose 11.1% to $371.5m and net profit was up 20.7% to $179.7m.



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