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Continental recalls defective airbag control units used in 5 million vehicles

Automotive Business Review - 4 févr. 2016 - 13:03
Continental Automotive Systems said it supplied potentially defective airbag control units to 5 million vehicles used by Honda, Fiat Chrysler, Mercedes-Benz, and three other automakers built over a five-year period worldwide, widening an airbag...

Supplier Continental recalls defective airbag control units used in 5 million vehicles

Automotive Business Review - 4 févr. 2016 - 13:03
German supplier Continental is recalling potentially defective airbag control units in up to five million vehicles made by Daimler, Honda and Fiat Chrysler vehicles globally over a five-year period, according to documents made public today.

Supplier Continental recalls 5 million U.S. vehicles for defective airbag control units

Automotive Business Review - 4 févr. 2016 - 13:03
Continental AG's recall of 5 million vehicles in the U.S. for defective airbag control units includes models from Daimler, Fiat Chrysler and Honda, a company spokesman said.

Mazda says quarterly earnings ease on currency exchange impact

Automotive Business Review - 4 févr. 2016 - 12:21
Mazda reported a lower-than-expected operating profit for the third fiscal quarter largely due to a stronger yen against the euro and other currencies, and maintained its outlook for a slightly lower full-year profit.

Honda will recall 341,000 Accord sedans in U.S. over restraint system

Automotive Business Review - 4 févr. 2016 - 12:09
Honda said it will recall 341,000 Accord sedans in the United States to replace an electric control unit used in its restraint system after confirming two injuries linked to the units.

Honda will recall around 341,000 Accord sedans in U.S. over restraint system

Automotive Business Review - 4 févr. 2016 - 12:09
Honda said it will recall 341,000 Accord sedans in the United States to replace an electric control unit used in its restraint system after confirming two injuries linked to the units.

Subaru parent says quarterly earnings rise 21%

Automotive Business Review - 4 févr. 2016 - 11:52
Subaru parent Fuji Heavy Industries reported a bigger-than-expected rise in third-quarter operating profit on strong sales of its Subaru cars and a favorable currency impact, keeping it on track to post a record full-year profit.

Daimler forecasts lower growth for 2016

Financial Times - 4 févr. 2016 - 08:33
Record sales of Mercedes-Benz cars drives German company to its highest ever full-year earnings

Cybersecurity experts urge automakers to take steps to stop hackers

Automotive Business Review - 3 févr. 2016 - 21:49
As vehicles become increasingly more connected to smartphones, infrastructure and other vehicles, it will become vital for all parties to collaborate and become informed on the risks associated with connectivity, a panel of four experts said at an...

Fuel economy up slightly in January as SUV, pickup sales level off

Automotive Business Review - 3 févr. 2016 - 19:49
As the sales of SUVs and pickups leveled off in January, the average fuel economy of light vehicles purchased in the U.S. that month went up from December, albeit slightly, a University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute report said.

Google expands self-driving car testing to Washington state

Automotive Business Review - 3 févr. 2016 - 19:14
Google parent company Alphabet said its self-driving car project will expand testing to Kirkland, Wash., later this month, the third city where it is testing autonomous vehicles.

Honda warns dealerships of liability as it widens airbag recall

Automotive Business Review - 3 févr. 2016 - 17:15
American Honda has expanded its Takata airbag recalls by more than 2 million vehicles and warned dealers that they could face legal exposure for unrepaired vehicles if they violate a related stop-sale order for the affected cars.

Scion is not Japan's only failed U.S. brand

Automotive Business Review - 3 févr. 2016 - 16:31
Japanese failures in the United States are rare, but there have been a few. And with the death of Scion, announced today, Toyopet no longer stands alone as Toyota's only failed brand.

Denso lowers full-year profit forecast, expects yen to strengthen

Automotive Business Review - 3 févr. 2016 - 16:22
Toyota-affiliated supplier Denso today lowered its full-year net profit forecast by almost 5 percent, saying it expects the yen to strengthen slightly against the U.S. dollar.

Audi's Super Bowl ad reaches for the moon

Automotive Business Review - 3 févr. 2016 - 16:17
Audi is back in the Super Bowl with an R8 spot that reaches for the moon. The 60-second first-quarter ad, "The Commander," centers on a retired astronaut who "rediscovers his lust for life" with the help of the R8 V-10-plus supercar.

Takata plans to present restructuring plan to carmakers in May, report says

Automotive Business Review - 3 févr. 2016 - 15:58
Takata is preparing to present a restructuring plan to automakers in early May that will include an agreement on the sharing of recall costs, people familiar with the matter told Bloomberg.

GM predicts plateau after record results

Financial Times - 3 févr. 2016 - 15:42
US sales driven by truck demands while Europe earnings trail

EU parliament backs emissions test rules

Financial Times - 3 févr. 2016 - 15:22
Victory for carmakers as attempt to reject draft plans fails

Kia plans first sports sedan next year as it seeks younger, more hip image, report says

Automotive Business Review - 3 févr. 2016 - 15:13
Kia Motors plans to launch its first sports sedan next year, people familiar with the matter told Reuters, seeking to burnish a sporty, younger image as larger sibling Hyundai Motor builds up its premium offerings.

Toyota to scrap Scion brand, keep the cars

Automotive Business Review - 3 févr. 2016 - 14:33
Toyota is pulling the plug on Scion, the funky upstart brand it launched in 2002 to appeal to the finicky younger buyers it was struggling to connect with on its own.
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