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Ricardo and JLR launch face shield production

9 April 2020 | Graeme Roberts

Ricardo and JLR launch face shield production Graeme Roberts Engineering consultancy Ricardo said it was about to go into production manufacturing face shields which will be used by frontline NHS hea... read more


Toyota expanding Brazil plant for Yaris

6 October 2017 | Fernando Calmon

Toyota expanding Brazil plant for Yaris Fernando Calmon Contrary to a claim by Nikkei Asia Review , Toyota will not 'squeeze' their Sorocaba plant, in the state of Sao Paulo, to produce the Yar... read more


Toyota confirms Brazil engine production expansion

24 January 2017 | Fernando Calmon

Toyota confirms Brazil engine production expansion Fernando Calmon Starting in the second half of 2019, Toyota Brazil will add Corolla engine production at its Porto Feliz plant, in São Paulo ... read more


IAC opens Brazil cockpit plant supplying Jaguar Land Rover

15 June 2016 | Graeme Roberts

IAC opens Brazil cockpit plant supplying Jaguar Land Rover Graeme Roberts Global automotive interior components supplier International Automotive Components (IAC) has opened its first South Amer... read more


Toyota opens US$170m Brazil engine facility

11 May 2016 | Simon Warburton

Toyota opens US$170m Brazil engine facility Simon Warburton Toyota do Brasil LTDA (TDB) has opened its new US$170m engine manufacturing facility in the city of Porto Feliz, creating 320 direct jobs. ... read more


Toyota Venezuela exports parts to offset economic crisis

1 December 2015 | Graeme Roberts

Toyota Venezuela exports parts to offset economic crisis Graeme Roberts Toyota's Venezuela unit has started exporting locally made car parts to generate hard currency income and help it withstand... read more


BRAZIL: Auto investments offset sales and production gloom

24 August 2015 | Fernando Calmon

BRAZIL: Auto investments offset sales and production gloom Fernando Calmon Production and sales results have been gloomy in Brazil all year but recent confirmation of four new auto investments provid... read more


BRAZIL: Three-cylinder turbocharged engines on 'fast forward'

1 December 2014 | Fernando Calmon

BRAZIL: Three-cylinder turbocharged engines on 'fast forward' Fernando Calmon At least three automakers here in Brazil are betting on turbocharger technology for their new, one-litre, three-cylinder ... read more


BRAZIL: Toyota luring 19 suppliers to engine factory site

9 June 2014 | Fernando Calmon

BRAZIL: Toyota luring 19 suppliers to engine factory site Fernando Calmon At the cornerstone laying ceremony for its new Brazilian engine plant, Toyota said it plans to have 19 suppliers close to the... read more


BRAZIL: Inovar-Auto programme encourages R&D centres

10 March 2014 | Fernando Calmon

BRAZIL: Inovar-Auto programme encourages R&D centres Fernando Calmon The Brazilian government's new Inovar-Auto regime introduced in 2013 has provided stimuli for the auto industry to invest a p... read more


BRAZIL: Honda opens R&D centre

28 February 2014 | Graeme Roberts

BRAZIL: Honda opens R&D centre Graeme Roberts Honda Automóveis do Brasil (HAB) has opened its new research and development centre in Sumaré following a spend of BRL100m. Th... read more


JAPAN: Toyoda Gosei to build auto parts plant in Brazil

25 February 2013 | Graeme Roberts

JAPAN: Toyoda Gosei to build auto parts plant in Brazil Graeme Roberts Japan's Toyoda Gosei will build a plant in a Sao Paulo suburb for the production of rubber and plastic automotive components to ... read more


BRAZIL [photo added]: Honda strengthens local R&D, Acura debuts in 2015

24 October 2012 | Graeme Roberts

BRAZIL [photo added]: Honda strengthens local R&D, Acura debuts in 2015 Graeme Roberts Honda's Brazilian unit, which assembled some models including the Fit [Jazz] locally, will invest BRL100m (US$19... read more


BRAZIL: Denso to produce engine control units In Brazil

16 August 2012 | Graeme Roberts

BRAZIL: Denso to produce engine control units In Brazil Graeme Roberts Denso has announced it will begin production of engine control units (ECUs) in Brazil in September. It will be the first comp... read more


BRAZIL: Honda, new Civic launch, hit by parts shortage

27 June 2011 | Fernando Calmon

BRAZIL: Honda, new Civic launch, hit by parts shortage Fernando Calmon Among Japanese automakers with Brazilian factories, Honda has, by far, been the most affected by the 11 March earthquake/tsunami... read more


BRAZIL: China the elephant in forum room

28 April 2011 | Fernando Calmon

BRAZIL: China the elephant in forum room Fernando Calmon Some 700 participants gathered for the II Forum of the Automotive Industry, held in São Paulo by media group Automotive Business. There... read more


BRIEFING FEATURE: Brazil

20 October 2010 | Dave Leggett

BRIEFING FEATURE: Brazil Dave Leggett Brazil is riding the crest of a wave. The impact of the international recession of last year on Brazil was muted by an effective fiscal stimulus package which b... read more


BRAZIL: Honda presents bio fuel motorcycle

11 March 2009 | just-auto.com editorial team

BRAZIL: Honda presents bio fuel motorcycle just-auto.com editorial team Honda claims it has developed the world's first production motorcycle powered by an eco-friendly fuel that mixes bio-ethanol an... read more


BRAZIL: Crisis strikes unevenly

26 January 2009 | just-auto.com editorial team

BRAZIL: Crisis strikes unevenly just-auto.com editorial team Despite a 9% month on month rise in average daily sales in the first two weeks of January, vehicle inventories remain high and a... read more


EMERGING MARKETS ANALYSIS: PSA’s Mercosur plants - a tale of two factories

11 December 2007 | Mark Bursa

EMERGING MARKETS ANALYSIS: PSA’s Mercosur plants - a tale of two factories Mark Bursa The contrast between PSA’s two Mercosur plants is great – yet they are both earmarked to play a key role in PSA ... read more


EMERGING MARKETS ANALYSIS: PSA empowers its local managers in Mercosur

11 December 2007 | Mark Bursa

EMERGING MARKETS ANALYSIS: PSA empowers its local managers in Mercosur Mark Bursa Act global, think local – it’s a good philosophy and PSA’s Christian Streiff seems to be a believer, as he sets ambi... read more


EXCLUSIVE: BRAZIL: Auto executives remain upbeat

19 November 2007 | just-auto.com editorial team

EXCLUSIVE: BRAZIL: Auto executives remain upbeat just-auto.com editorial team Key Brazilian auto industry executives turned out in force for the Autodata Perspectives 2008 seminar in São Paulo, renew... read more


EXCLUSIVE: BRAZIL: Toyota gain doesn't faze Lutz

2 July 2007 | just-auto.com editorial team

EXCLUSIVE: BRAZIL: Toyota gain doesn't faze Lutz just-auto.com editorial team General Motors product development head Bob Lutz does not seem bothered at the loss of world leadership to Toyota after 7... read more


BRAZIL: Toyota fields fresh flex models

23 May 2007 | just-auto.com editorial team

BRAZIL: Toyota fields fresh flex models just-auto.com editorial team Toyota is introducing cars that run on ethanol and petrol in Brazil at a time when such flexible-fuel vehicles are growing in popu... read more


BRAZIL: Johnson Controls aims to increase localisation

25 April 2007 | just-auto.com editorial team

BRAZIL: Johnson Controls aims to increase localisation just-auto.com editorial team Johnson Controls' electronics division, based in Gravataí, is looking for opportunities to localise production. ... read more


ARGENTINA: Toyota opens Zarate parts-painting plant

12 February 2007 | just-auto.com editorial team

ARGENTINA: Toyota opens Zarate parts-painting plant just-auto.com editorial team Toyota Argentina has opened a new 3,000m2 parts-painting plant at its Zarate complex in Buenos Aires. The $US1... read more


EXCLUSIVE: BRAZIL: Japanese late for the flex-fuel era

24 January 2007 | just-auto.com editorial team

EXCLUSIVE: BRAZIL: Japanese late for the flex-fuel era just-auto.com editorial team Flex-fuel models accounted for 86% of cars and light commercials sold here in 2006. In Brazil, automobiles are not ... read more


BRAZIL: Auto makers competing for engineers

13 December 2006 | just-auto.com editorial team

BRAZIL: Auto makers competing for engineers just-auto.com editorial team Established in 1991 by five engineers, mostly from the auto industry, SAE Brasil became the first affiliate outside the US of ... read more


COLOMBIA: GM and Renault form strategic alliance

21 November 2006 | just-auto.com editorial team

COLOMBIA: GM and Renault form strategic alliance just-auto.com editorial team Colombia’s two key vehicle assemblers – General Motors and Sofasa/Renault – have signed a $US8m cooperation deal to impro... read more


BRAZIL: Tupy wins CGI engine contract from MAN

5 September 2006 | just-auto.com editorial team

BRAZIL: Tupy wins CGI engine contract from MAN just-auto.com editorial team Tupy’s Maua manufacturing plant in Sao Paulo, Brazil, has won a new contract to supply compact graphite iron (CGI) engine b... read more


BRAZIL: Toyota invests in forgings for export to US

5 September 2006 | just-auto.com editorial team

BRAZIL: Toyota invests in forgings for export to US just-auto.com editorial team Toyota is investing US$42m to expand forging activities at its plant in Sao Bernardo do Campo, Brazil. The move will a... read more


BRAZIL: DuPont eyes tripled auto paint revenue

15 August 2006 | just-auto.com editorial team

BRAZIL: DuPont eyes tripled auto paint revenue just-auto.com editorial team DuPont will triple its automotive coatings revenue in Brazil by year end 2006, compared to a 2002 baseline. Beyond regio... read more


BRAZIL: Tupy/Sintercast win second Ford CGI casting contract

22 May 2006 | just-auto.com editorial team

BRAZIL: Tupy/Sintercast win second Ford CGI casting contract just-auto.com editorial team Following a successful experience with the critically acclaimed 2.7 litre V6 CGI diesel engine, Ford has conf... read more