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GM, too, removes parts to weigh pickups, boost payload ratings

Automotive Business Review - 31 juill. 2014 - 00:09
GM now says it deletes heavy items such as the rear bumper from certain pickups when it weighs them in order to boost the vehicles' maximum payload ratings.

Lexus' plans exclude China plant

Automotive Business Review - 30 juill. 2014 - 22:13
Lexus has no plans to join the rush of carmakers manufacturing in China because it has to learn to crawl in that market before it runs, a top executive says.

Chrysler recalls nearly 30,000 Fiat 500L cars for airbag glitch

Automotive Business Review - 30 juill. 2014 - 21:28
Chrysler Group is recalling 29,500 Fiat 500L cars from the 2014-15 model years to replace knee airbags that may not deploy in the correct position if the driver is not wearing a seatbelt.

Mitsubishi's quarterly profit gains paced by Europe

Automotive Business Review - 30 juill. 2014 - 21:14
Europe was Mitsubishi's most profitable region in the fiscal first quarter ended June 30, the company said today.

Automakers seek delay on pedestrian-alert systems for hybrids, EVs

Automotive Business Review - 30 juill. 2014 - 20:18
Automakers, citing delays at NHTSA, want the agency to postpone rules that would require hybrids and electric vehicles to be equipped with pedestrian-alert systems.

Toyota luxury boss says sub-$30K car 'wouldn't be a Lexus'

Automotive Business Review - 30 juill. 2014 - 20:10
A senior Lexus executive said that a car priced below $30,000 would not be worthy of the brand, in an indirect dig at German rivals who have been moving downmarket.

Audi CEO vows efficiency drive to enhance margins, report says

Automotive Business Review - 30 juill. 2014 - 19:45
Audi plans steps to boost efficiency and lower costs on all operating levels, according to a senior company source, as the luxury carmaker struggles to raise output and profit margins.

Germany's ZF in advanced talks to buy TRW for near $12 billion, report says

Automotive Business Review - 30 juill. 2014 - 18:22
Germany's ZF Friedrichshafen AG is in advanced talks to acquire TRW Automotive for nearly $12 billion, in a deal that would create an automotive supply powerhouse, people familiar with the matter told Reuters today.

Germany's ZF in advanced talks to buy TRW for near $12 billion, report says

Automotive Business Review - 30 juill. 2014 - 18:22
Germany's ZF Friedrichshafen AG is in advanced talks to acquire TRW Automotive for nearly $12 billion, in a deal that would create an automotive supply powerhouse, people familiar with the matter told Reuters today.

GM resumes pickup output at Indiana plant

Automotive Business Review - 30 juill. 2014 - 17:53
Production resumed today at one of GM's three pickup plants after being idled because of an interruption in sheetmetal supplies, the company said.

GM, short of sheetmetal, idles pickup output at Ind. plant

Automotive Business Review - 30 juill. 2014 - 17:53
Production at one of General Motors' three pickup plants has been idled because of an interruption in sheetmetal supplies, the company said today.

Jaguar touts aluminum features on upcoming XE

Automotive Business Review - 30 juill. 2014 - 17:35
Jaguar Land Rover is touting the aluminum features on its upcoming Jaguar XE sedan, promising it will be the most fuel efficient vehicle in brand history.

Jaguar touts aluminum features on upcoming XE

Automotive Business Review - 30 juill. 2014 - 17:35
Jaguar Land Rover is touting the aluminum features on its upcoming Jaguar XE sedan, promising it will be the most fuel efficient vehicle in brand history.

Peugeot turns first profit in three years

Financial Times - 30 juill. 2014 - 16:43
Turnround plan of Europe’s second-largest carmaker gains credibility as it reports first-half operating income of €477m and higher sales to China

Insurers worry driverless cars are ‘existential threat’

Financial Times - 30 juill. 2014 - 16:21
Vince Cable announces £10m competition for up to three British cities to bid to become test locations for driverless cars from January 2015

Peugeot: crash course

Financial Times - 30 juill. 2014 - 16:14
First-half results from new CEO Tavares show he’s settled into the driving seat comfortably. The next test is to keep the momentum going

Marchionne says he is open to new alliances but won't sell Alfa Romeo

Automotive Business Review - 30 juill. 2014 - 16:10
Fiat CEO Sergio Marchionne reiterated that Alfa Romeo will not be sold but said he remains open to forming alliances with other carmakers if it helps cut costs.

India’s Tata earmarks $35bn for expansion

Financial Times - 30 juill. 2014 - 16:03
Country’s largest conglomerate outlines plans to invest $35bn over the next three years for growth into new areas such as retail and defence

Redesigned Mercedes-Benz C-class sedan packed with new tech

Automotive Business Review - 30 juill. 2014 - 15:38
Mercedes-Benz is vying for the luxury compact crown with the redesigned 2015 C-class sedan, equipped with new technology and features trickled down from the S-class flagship.

Hyundai recalls 883,000 Sonata sedans to repair transmission-shift cable

Automotive Business Review - 30 juill. 2014 - 13:06
Hyundai is recalling about 883,000 Sonata sedans in the United States and Puerto Rico because a potentially defective transmission-shift cable could increase the risk of a crash.
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