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THE WEEK THAT WAS: Ups and downs

6 November 2015 | Graeme Roberts

THE WEEK THAT WAS: Ups and downs Graeme Roberts Continuing just-auto 's series of interviews with tier one suppliers, this week Matthew Beecham talked with Detlef Jürss, group vice pr... read more


THE WEEK THAT WAS: London on the international show circuit again?

29 May 2015 | Graeme Roberts

THE WEEK THAT WAS: London on the international show circuit again? Graeme Roberts As those - all three of you - who honour me with your occasional presence on my self-curated 'just-auto' Facebook pa... read more


THE WEEK THAT WAS: Detroit and stuff

16 January 2015 | Graeme Roberts

THE WEEK THAT WAS: Detroit and stuff Graeme Roberts The Detroit show - in balmy -17C temperatures, I hear - dominated proceedings this week with those that went describing it as the most optimistic i... read more


SAO PAULO SHOW: This year's was one of the best

10 November 2014 | Fernando Calmon

SAO PAULO SHOW: This year's was one of the best Fernando Calmon Attracting over 750,000 visitors in 11 days, the São Paulo motor show saw several locally made and imported new model launches o... read more


THE WEEK THAT WAS: More musical chairs

12 September 2014 | Graeme Roberts

THE WEEK THAT WAS: More musical chairs Graeme Roberts After last week's news concerning top Nissan/Infiniti executive Andy Palmer's move to Aston Martin, came another shift - a BMW German region he... read more


COMMENT: Foreign carmakers chose appeasement in China

27 August 2014 | Staff reporter

COMMENT: Foreign carmakers chose appeasement in China Staff reporter China's ongoing investigation into anti-competitive practices in the country's automotive industry has picked up momentum in recen... read more


COMMENT: Buoyant SMMT opens toy shop for a day

23 May 2014 | Graeme Roberts

COMMENT: Buoyant SMMT opens toy shop for a day Graeme Roberts An invitation to SMMT Test Day is keenly sought after by automotive journalists here in the UK. And little wonder. Where else does the... read more


THE WEEK THAT WAS: Carlos sharpens the pruning knife

17 April 2014 | Graeme Roberts

THE WEEK THAT WAS: Carlos sharpens the pruning knife Graeme Roberts PSA's Carlos Tavares wasted little time getting his feet under the CEO's table before announcing he was getting the pruning knife o... read more


THE WEEK THAT WAS: Assembly plant week?

28 March 2014 | Graeme Roberts

THE WEEK THAT WAS: Assembly plant week? Graeme Roberts OK, OK, I admit it - just-auto.com this week is looking a bit like Assembly Plant News . com. Being the resident plant nut, and also auto... read more


COMMENT: Toyota Australia closure inevitable and ironic

10 February 2014 | Graeme Roberts

COMMENT: Toyota Australia closure inevitable and ironic Graeme Roberts Toyota Australia's announcement of the  planned end of local manufacturing  in 2017 was both inevitiable and ironic. ... read more


December 2013 management briefing: review of 2013

23 December 2013 | Dave Leggett

December 2013 management briefing: review of 2013 Dave Leggett It has been another busy year for us on just-auto. We have covered the global automotive industry news, brought you interviews with ke... read more


THE WEEK THAT WAS: JLR in the news

4 October 2013 | Graeme Roberts

THE WEEK THAT WAS: JLR in the news Graeme Roberts News about Tata Motors' UK success story - Jaguar Land Rover - always seems to attract a lot of interest from just-auto readers. That was certainly... read more


FRANKFURT: Observations from the show floor

11 September 2013 | Glenn Brooks

FRANKFURT: Observations from the show floor Glenn Brooks If you had to sum up the mood at the 2013 Frankfurt IAA's first press day it would be entrenched optimism. Profits might remain elusive for so... read more


ANE CONGRESS 2013: Quotes of the week

14 June 2013 | Simon Warburton

ANE CONGRESS 2013: Quotes of the week Simon Warburton "The English [British] working laws book is 90 pages - the French [one] is 3,387 pages" - Plastic Omnium chairman and CEO, Laurent Burelle. ... read more


THE WEEK THAT WAS: US stays on the up

5 April 2013 | Graeme Roberts

THE WEEK THAT WAS: US stays on the up Graeme Roberts Some good sales numbers out of the US this week as new models get favourable reactions and a degree of cautious optimism prevails. Soon we'll ge... read more


GENEVA 2013 PRESS PREVIEW DAYS REVIEW: Part Two (of two)

8 March 2013 | Glenn Brooks

GENEVA 2013 PRESS PREVIEW DAYS REVIEW: Part Two (of two) Glenn Brooks Having peered under concepts to check for real engines and suspension systems, and gently interrogated multiple industry executi... read more


GENEVA 2013 PRESS PREVIEW DAYS REVIEW: Part One

7 March 2013 | Glenn Brooks

GENEVA 2013 PRESS PREVIEW DAYS REVIEW: Part One Glenn Brooks As our list of vehicle and concept world premieres attests, this year’s Geneva motor show media preview days saw a bumper crop of... read more


THE WEEK THAT WAS: Strong results and a new Leaf

1 March 2013 | Graeme Roberts

THE WEEK THAT WAS: Strong results and a new Leaf Graeme Roberts Full year 2012 results continued rolling in this week with another set of read-em-and-weep figures (if you're at, say Ford of Europe,... read more


THE WEEK THAT WAS: Financial results: the good, the bad and the ugly

15 February 2013 | Dave Leggett

THE WEEK THAT WAS: Financial results: the good, the bad and the ugly Dave Leggett There were more financial results out this week and it was another mixed bag. General Motors' latest black ink was,... read more


THE WEEK THAT WAS: Cold winds blowing for some

8 February 2013 | Dave Leggett

THE WEEK THAT WAS: Cold winds blowing for some Dave Leggett There have been some cold winds blowing this week, literally and metaphorically. The metaphorical blasts are all too familiar and can be su... read more


THE WEEK THAT WAS: Good news, bad news

11 January 2013 | Graeme Roberts

THE WEEK THAT WAS: Good news, bad news Graeme Roberts This time last week I contrasted the generally lousy car sales news coming out of Europe with the generally good news from elsewhere on this mor... read more


December 2012 management briefing: Review of 2012 (part 2)

21 December 2012 | Dave Leggett

December 2012 management briefing: Review of 2012 (part 2) Dave Leggett Like any year in the auto industry, 2012 saw its fair share of company ups and downs, industrial comings and goings, and a fa... read more


MOSCOW REFLECTIVE: A show heading for global status

13 September 2012 | Guest author

MOSCOW REFLECTIVE: A show heading for global status Guest author The Moscow Motor Show seemed to command more media and industry attention this year than in past years. Maybe that's not too surpris... read more


COMMENT: After steel's '80s crisis, are French automakers next?

5 July 2012 | Guest author

COMMENT: After steel's '80s crisis, are French automakers next? Guest author At the beginning of the week the head of PSA's second-biggest union announced the automaker would increase its job cuts ta... read more


THE WEEK THAT WAS: Management reshuffles

8 June 2012 | Graeme Roberts

THE WEEK THAT WAS: Management reshuffles Graeme Roberts The week began in fine form with news of a shake-up of the management ranks at Volkswagen Group, to included a new head of Audi America as th... read more


THE WEEK THAT WAS: Toy shop, Bochum and Saab

25 May 2012 | Graeme Roberts

THE WEEK THAT WAS: Toy shop, Bochum and Saab Graeme Roberts Two highlights for the j-a crew this week; days of sunny hot weather after the coldest and wettest spring anyone can remember and the annua... read more


COMMENT: Audi hints at production plans for flywheel tech

4 May 2012 | Glenn Brooks

COMMENT: Audi hints at production plans for flywheel tech Glenn Brooks Audi's revolutionary R18 e-tron quattro takes to the track this weekend in round two of the World Endurance Championship (WEC) a... read more


THE WEEK THAT WAS: Alliances and new Asian product

20 April 2012 | Graeme Roberts

THE WEEK THAT WAS: Alliances and new Asian product Graeme Roberts The first fruits of Daimler's tie-up with Renault attracted a lot of reader interest this week - the rebadge of the latter's Kangoo ... read more


THE WEEK THAT WAS: 'Dustbin' on the way back?

2 March 2012 | Graeme Roberts

THE WEEK THAT WAS: 'Dustbin' on the way back? Graeme Roberts Antipodeans have a habit of changing names to something more colloquial or shortening to suit. In Australia, your mate Peter Bond becomes ... read more


COMMENT: Where does the Chinese car industry really stand?

2 February 2012 | Guest author

COMMENT: Where does the Chinese car industry really stand? Guest author Investment banker Meyrick Cox describes the development of the Chinese auto industry, its structure and offers a view on the c... read more


THE WEEK THAT WAS: Detroit, sunny Detroit

13 January 2012 | Graeme Roberts

THE WEEK THAT WAS: Detroit, sunny Detroit Graeme Roberts Triple-D week for me, this, first time in Detroit, first time at the Detroit show, first time on Delta. Despite the dire predictions of certai... read more


THE WEEK THAT WAS: Our annual play in the toy shop

27 May 2011 | Graeme Roberts

THE WEEK THAT WAS: Our annual play in the toy shop Graeme Roberts Highlight of my week - and that of fellow just-auto colleagues - was Thursday's annual SMMT Test Day, an event which, when described ... read more


THE WEEK THAT WAS: Small and electric cars rule

5 November 2010 | Graeme Roberts

THE WEEK THAT WAS: Small and electric cars rule Graeme Roberts Small and electric cars - and quarterly results - made up much of the news this week just past. We began with another drive in the Nis... read more


THE WEEK THAT WAS: Will Qi Chen lead to ka-ching in China?

10 September 2010 | Graeme Roberts

THE WEEK THAT WAS: Will Qi Chen lead to ka-ching in China? Graeme Roberts Interesting news this week that Nissan's local partner in China is developing a new range of cars under a unique local new ... read more


COMMENT: The stakes are high with Alfa Romeo

31 August 2010 | Dave Leggett

COMMENT: The stakes are high with Alfa Romeo Dave Leggett The key to really making money in the car business is to have a brand premium. Of course, you need to get the basic commercial economics of c... read more


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