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Coronavirus gets worse - the week

7 February 2020 | Graeme Roberts

Coronavirus gets worse - the week Graeme Roberts The coronavirus, for which we can apparently thank a 'live' food market in the Chinese city of Wuhan, clearly was on your minds this week, unsurprisin... read more


Now come the 2020 forecasts - the week

17 January 2020 | Graeme Roberts

Now come the 2020 forecasts - the week Graeme Roberts If you don't like gloomy, if realistic, forecasts, look away now. Our chief analyst Dave Leggett has been crunching the 2019 numbers to repo... read more


Plant axes, new diesel jobs, EVs debut - the week

22 November 2019 | Graeme Roberts

Plant axes, new diesel jobs, EVs debut - the week Graeme Roberts Plant closures are never good news but you wield the axe, we cover 'em. I always note the PR-department composed, company lawyer-... read more


New C300 Korando another step forward for SsangYong

23 September 2019 | Glenn Brooks

New C300 Korando another step forward for SsangYong Glenn Brooks SsangYong never gives up. European sales are tiny, a former decent presence in Russia unraveled, attempts at agreeing a JV in China c... read more


New SsangYong Korando kicks off UK sales assault

21 August 2019 | Mike Vousden

New SsangYong Korando kicks off UK sales assault Mike Vousden SsangYong has all the ingredients for success in the UK. It has a lineup full of SUVs, a long heritage building off-road vehicles, and a ... read more


G29 BMW Z4 M40i - does it beat the Boxster?

15 August 2019 | Glenn Brooks

G29 BMW Z4 M40i - does it beat the Boxster? Glenn Brooks Daimler says it won't replace the Mercedes SLC, Audi plans to axe the TT and Nissan keeps trying to fathom how it can make a business case fo... read more


Why BMW gave the 7 Series a drastic makeover

25 July 2019 | Glenn Brooks

Why BMW gave the 7 Series a drastic makeover Glenn Brooks Has the decline in demand for large luxury saloons plateaued? If it's the USA we're talking about, then the answer is no, with the S-Class (... read more


ANALYSIS - Lexus UX 250h hybrid

5 June 2019 | Glenn Brooks

ANALYSIS - Lexus UX 250h hybrid Glenn Brooks While rivals pursue low CO2 numbers via plug-in petrol-electric powertrains, Toyota keeps refining what it terms 'self-charging hybrid' systems. That eff... read more


Now the Toyota Corolla again, Europe's Auris replacement impresses

15 February 2019 | Graeme Roberts

Now the Toyota Corolla again, Europe's Auris replacement impresses Graeme Roberts I came away from the European media launch of Toyota's latest generation Corolla on the Balearic (Spanish) island of ... read more


ANALYSIS - The reinvention of SsangYong

7 January 2019 | Glenn Brooks

ANALYSIS - The reinvention of SsangYong Glenn Brooks SsangYong likes to be thought of as Korea's equivalent to Jeep. A long history of building rugged four-wheel drive vehicles can play well to buye... read more


Daihatsu and Perodua future vehicles

11 December 2018 | Glenn Brooks

Daihatsu and Perodua future vehicles Glenn Brooks The latest in a series of articles which looks into the future model plans of TMC's divisions follows a recent look at what's coming for the Toyota... read more


Chengdu motor show world debuts list

3 September 2018 | Glenn Brooks

Chengdu motor show world debuts list Glenn Brooks SAIC, General Motors and the Volkswagen Group revealed the most important new and future models at this year's Chengdu motor show. Below is a list of... read more


Mercedes tech for updated SsangYong Turismo

9 August 2018 | Glenn Brooks

Mercedes tech for updated SsangYong Turismo Glenn Brooks Even though its shareholding in SsangYong was sold long ago, Daimler retains links to the Mahindra-owned maker of mainly SUVs. Not only does t... read more


BMW's project G02 - why new X4 was brought forward

11 July 2018 | Glenn Brooks

BMW's project G02 - why new X4 was brought forward Glenn Brooks A new BMW X4 is about to replace a four-year old predecessor. Are short life cycles the secret to quiet, steady progress? That could be... read more


Will new Musso give SsangYong the sales pick-up it needs? [UPDATE: SYMUK replies to suspension criticism]

6 July 2018 | Glenn Brooks

Will new Musso give SsangYong the sales pick-up it needs? [UPDATE: SYMUK replies to suspension criticism] Glenn Brooks It's been a tough few years for SsangYong, especially in Europe as Russia, forme... read more


ANALYSIS - Toyota under pressure in ASEAN region

31 May 2018 | Staff reporter

ANALYSIS - Toyota under pressure in ASEAN region Staff reporter Toyota's dominance of the ASEAN vehicle market has come under significant pressure this year despite brands such as Chevrolet and F... read more


Is Jaguar now an SUV oriented brand too?

27 February 2018 | Calum MacRae

Is Jaguar now an SUV oriented brand too? Calum MacRae This piece was initially prompted by the appearance of the new Volvo V60, to universal acclaim, which brought a wistful thought from me that it w... read more


ANALYSIS - SsangYong future models and platforms

22 February 2018 | Glenn Brooks

ANALYSIS - SsangYong future models and platforms Glenn Brooks SsangYong Motor remains a small firm and yet it was able to outsell Renault Samsung Motors in the home market last year, rising to third ... read more


ANALYSIS - Toyota architectures and future models Part 1

26 October 2017 | Glenn Brooks

ANALYSIS - Toyota architectures and future models Part 1 Glenn Brooks Following features which looked at what's ahead for Daihatsu and Lexus , now comes a deep dive into plans for future Toyota ca... read more


ANALYSIS - The future models Toyota is planning for Lexus

18 October 2017 | Glenn Brooks

ANALYSIS - The future models Toyota is planning for Lexus Glenn Brooks The second feature in a series which looks at the future models of brands under the Toyota Motor Corporation umbrella is all abo... read more


ANALYSIS - New SsangYong Rexton an equine taste

13 October 2017 | Glenn Brooks

ANALYSIS - New SsangYong Rexton an equine taste Glenn Brooks Easily the smallest of the three Korean vehicle brands available in Europe, SsangYong doesn't intend to remain a minor player in the regio... read more


ANALYSIS - M4 Convertible and future BMWs

19 June 2017 | Glenn Brooks

ANALYSIS - M4 Convertible and future BMWs Glenn Brooks The 2 Series Active Tourer is BMW's best seller in many European markets yet all of the brand's other even-number models are niche vehicles. Hav... read more


Car makers start to think about future business models

16 May 2017 | Chris Wright

Car makers start to think about future business models Chris Wright The writing has been on the wall for a few years now. The sudden realisation that learning to drive or owning a car was no longer t... read more


ANALYSIS - 2017 Lexus IS 300h

21 April 2017 | Glenn Brooks

ANALYSIS - 2017 Lexus IS 300h Glenn Brooks The IS hybrid is one of those cars you don't often see, especially in the UK, which is a pity, as the IS 300h deserves to be far more popular than it is. ... read more


Mini goes after Qashqai with new F60 Countryman

18 January 2017 | Glenn Brooks

Mini goes after Qashqai with new F60 Countryman Glenn Brooks A second Mini model in the C segment goes on sale in Britain and other European nations from February. The new, bigger Countryman leaves t... read more


Toyota's new TNGA based engines and transmissions

6 December 2016 | Graeme Roberts

Toyota's new TNGA based engines and transmissions Graeme Roberts Toyota Motor Corporation, now rolling out new vehicles - the fourth generation Prius hybrid and C-HR compact crossover - on its Toyota... read more


Korean OEMs struggle against domestic market headwinds

5 October 2016 | Staff reporter

Korean OEMs struggle against domestic market headwinds Staff reporter Domestic sales among South Korea's five main automakers declined by 13.2% to 111,159 units in September, from 128,067 units in th... read more


Toyota's future model plans and platforms

24 August 2016 | Glenn Brooks

Toyota's future model plans and platforms Glenn Brooks The imminent end of North America's 2016 model year sees Toyota winding up Scion division but retaining certain models and changing their br... read more


THE WEEK THAT WAS - Geneva, mostly

4 March 2016 | Graeme Roberts

THE WEEK THAT WAS - Geneva, mostly Graeme Roberts A fair number of interesting stories came out of Geneva this week. We learned, for example, that Jeep almost got yanked from the UK market in 2012 .... read more


BMW 1 Series stays RWD, but for how long?

18 January 2016 | Glenn Brooks

BMW 1 Series stays RWD, but for how long? Glenn Brooks BMW not too long ago revealed a preview of a 1 Series sedan , something which could well be the perfect complement to the current hatchback ran... read more


VEHICLE ANALYSIS: Toyota Avensis, powered by BMW

2 November 2015 | Glenn Brooks

VEHICLE ANALYSIS: Toyota Avensis, powered by BMW Glenn Brooks It's a conundrum for Toyota Motor Europe - how to justify staying in the declining D segment? Volkswagen, Opel-Vauxhall and Ford leverage... read more


2015 TOKYO SHOW: World premieres

29 October 2015 | Glenn Brooks

2015 TOKYO SHOW: World premieres Glenn Brooks A list of world premieres at the 2015 Tokyo motor show appears below. Information on the majority of the following models can be found by search... read more


ANALYSIS: Forget Volkswagen, Mazda is the big news in Germany

9 October 2015 | Glenn Brooks

ANALYSIS: Forget Volkswagen, Mazda is the big news in Germany Glenn Brooks It has no rich parent; no manufacturing plant in Europe; sells no hybrids, EVs or PHEVs. Plus, a new roadster has just been ... read more


ANALYSIS: ASEAN vehicle sales drop 16% in Q2 2015

4 August 2015 | Staff reporter

ANALYSIS: ASEAN vehicle sales drop 16% in Q2 2015 Staff reporter New vehicle sales in southeast Asia's deteriorated significantly in the second quarter, according to data collected exclusively for ... read more


ANALYSIS: Making sense of China's car sales volatility

28 July 2015 | Glenn Brooks

ANALYSIS: Making sense of China's car sales volatility Glenn Brooks Just as in Europe, India or the USA, looking at China as one market doesn't give you the full picture. Differences across geographi... read more


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