News & Analysis

News Ford offers 2018 model year F-150 with enhanced powertrain options in US locked 18-Aug-2017
News Ford receives patent for removable steering wheel, pedals for autonomous vehicles locked 18-Aug-2017
News Samsung SDI plans to supply batteries for BMW i3 from Chinese plant – report locked 18-Aug-2017
News Ashok Leyland secures order for 500 trucks featuring iEGR technology locked 18-Aug-2017
News JSW Energy's board approves plan to enter EV manufacturing business locked 18-Aug-2017
News MAHLE Powertrain's technology center in UK to be completed in mid-2018 locked 18-Aug-2017
News IAA 2017: Skoda Karoq to feature programmable digital instrument cluster locked 18-Aug-2017
News IAA 2017: HELLA to present new lighting and electronics solutions locked 18-Aug-2017
News Harvard researchers develop tough, self-healing rubber locked 18-Aug-2017
News Martinrea expands Mexican stamping products plant locked 18-Aug-2017
News Goodyear appoints Christopher Helsel as vice president, chief technology officer locked 18-Aug-2017
News Tsubaki Automotive to invest USD35.8 million in new production facility in US locked 18-Aug-2017
News German Chancellor Angela Merkel reaffirms goal for 1 million EVs on roads by 2020 locked 18-Aug-2017
News Autoliv, Seeing Machines to jointly develop driver-monitoring systems for autonomous vehicles locked 18-Aug-2017
News PPG opens automotive refinish training center in Argentina locked 18-Aug-2017
News Pilkington Glass to invest USD3.4 million at Canadian facility locked 18-Aug-2017
News Japanese researchers, auto suppliers explore use of wood pulp fibers to make lighter auto parts locked 18-Aug-2017
News Genesis introduces app to offer Google Assistant compatibility locked 17-Aug-2017
News Honda Civic range to get revised 1.6L diesel engine in Europe from March locked 17-Aug-2017
News Hyundai Mobis develops bi-directional on-board charger for V2G application locked 17-Aug-2017
News Ford, Deutsche Post DHL unveil jointly produced electric delivery van locked 17-Aug-2017
News Hyundai targets 588-km range from next generation fuel cell vehicle locked 17-Aug-2017
News FCA to join BMW, Intel and Mobileye for developing autonomous driving platform locked 17-Aug-2017
News Toyota, Servco Pacific to jointly test car-sharing applications in US city Honolulu locked 17-Aug-2017
News NVIDIA invests in Chinese self-driving truck start-up TuSimple locked 17-Aug-2017
News European OEM to conduct pilot trial of UQM's full electric drivetrain solution locked 17-Aug-2017
News WABCO Holdings’ CFO Prashanth Mahendra-Rajah resigns locked 17-Aug-2017
News US Bankruptcy judge halts airbags suits against Takata, automakers for 90 days locked 17-Aug-2017
News Talbros completes partial strategic disinvestment of non-core material business asset to Interface Performance Materials locked 17-Aug-2017
News Iochpe-Maxion reports USD7.4 million net income for Q2 locked 17-Aug-2017
News Key Safety Systems commences steering wheel production in India locked 17-Aug-2017
News Maxion Wheels to showcase new CV steel wheels at COMTRANS 2017 in Russia locked 17-Aug-2017
News Asahi India Glass' Q1 net income up 39.6% y/y to USD5.9 million locked 17-Aug-2017
News Bridgestone supplies Firestone destination LE2 tires as OE for FCA Jeep Compass locked 17-Aug-2017
News Waymo patents technology to reduce surface rigidity of vehicle locked 16-Aug-2017
News EV start-up Future Mobility raises USD200 million in new funding locked 16-Aug-2017
News Mazda recalls 80,000 vehicles in North America to fix Takata-supplied airbags locked 16-Aug-2017
News ACM's autonomous vehicle testing ground in Michigan to start operations in December locked 16-Aug-2017
News SORL Auto Parts’ Q2 net income down 18% y/y to USD5.9 million locked 16-Aug-2017
News MY2018 Acura RLX features AcuraWatch suite of driver-assistance technologies locked 16-Aug-2017
News Nissan LEAF popular among taxi operators in Italian city Florence locked 16-Aug-2017
News Uber ‘head of product’ Chris Saad resigns locked 16-Aug-2017
News Woodbridge acquires full ownership in Woodbridge FoamPartner JV locked 16-Aug-2017
News Lear announces pricing for USD750 million senior notes locked 16-Aug-2017
News Continental, Kordsa team up to develop textile reinforcement system for tires locked 16-Aug-2017
News Sevcon reports USD2.99 million net loss for Q3 locked 16-Aug-2017
News Nexteer Automotive H1 net income up 20.7% to USD179.7 million locked 16-Aug-2017
News WABCO to supply modular braking system platform to European commercial vehicle manufacturer locked 16-Aug-2017
News JK Tyre reports loss of USD16.6 million for Q1 locked 16-Aug-2017
News Tesla to issue senior notes worth USD1.8 billion locked 16-Aug-2017
News Nissan to offer ‘scrapping bonus’ for replacing old diesel vehicles with EVs in Germany locked 16-Aug-2017
News EC approves USD51 million for refueling stations for alternative fuel vehicles in Czech Republic locked 16-Aug-2017
News IAA 2017: Federal-Mogul to introduce new materials for valve seats and guides locked 16-Aug-2017
News BYD to supply 17 electric buses to fleet operator in Israel locked 16-Aug-2017
News Sanden reports Q1 net income of USD11.4 million locked 15-Aug-2017
News STMicroelectronics completes share buy-back program locked 15-Aug-2017
News IHI reports USD104.2 million net income for Q1 locked 15-Aug-2017
News Textron reports 13.5% y/y decline in Q2 net income to USD153 million locked 15-Aug-2017
News Tata Steel’s Q1 net profit rises over fourfold y/y to USD141.9 million locked 15-Aug-2017
News SABIC’s Q2 net profit down 25.2% y/y to USD987.4 million locked 15-Aug-2017
News SGL’s H1 sales up 14.7% y/y to USD496.6 million locked 15-Aug-2017
News Maxwell reports Q2 net loss of USD10.1 million locked 15-Aug-2017
News eMotorWerks, Volta partner to install smart-grid EV charging stations in US locked 15-Aug-2017
News Toyota’s CSRC unveils new research programs to study connected vehicle technologies locked 15-Aug-2017
News Efficient Drivetrains to supply hybrid bus drivetrains to Yaxin Motors in China locked 15-Aug-2017
News Wipro partners with Excelfore to offer secure connectivity solutions for connected vehicles locked 15-Aug-2017
News Lidar start-up Oryx Vision raises USD50 million in Series B funding round locked 15-Aug-2017
News Iran Khodro begins operations at new manufacturing plant in Iran locked 15-Aug-2017
News Velodyne appoints Robert Brown as CFO locked 15-Aug-2017
News SupplierInsight Weekly – 14th August 2017 locked 14-Aug-2017
News EDITORIAL – Visteon remains on high growth track as cockpit electronics supplier 14-Aug-2017
News Jabil, eyeSight join forces to develop next-generation in-car sensing technology locked 14-Aug-2017
News Uber introduces ‘in-app’ chat feature to help riders better connect with drivers locked 14-Aug-2017
News Nissan launches ‘NissanConnect’ app in India locked 14-Aug-2017
News Didi Chuxing invests in car-sharing company Careem locked 14-Aug-2017
News American Axle appoints Timothy E. Bowes as president for casting business unit locked 14-Aug-2017
News Electrovaya to receive USD3.8 million grant to develop Li-ion batteries for commercial vehicles locked 14-Aug-2017
News Wheels India’s Q1 standalone net profit down 13.7% y/y to USD1.95 million locked 14-Aug-2017
News EV start-up Chanje starts operations, to launch first model later this year locked 14-Aug-2017
News Magna gets Slovenian government’s approval to build car paint plant locked 14-Aug-2017
News CEC awards USD16 million for seven new hydrogen stations in US state North Carolina locked 14-Aug-2017
News Honda, Jaguar to recall nearly 7,700 vehicles in South Korea locked 14-Aug-2017
News Siemens to build eHighway in Germany locked 14-Aug-2017
News Cooper Tire-led consortium tests 100% guayule-based concept tires locked 14-Aug-2017
News Volkswagen (VW) introduces new 1.5L gasoline engine for Golf in Europe locked 14-Aug-2017
News Bridgestone to invest USD304 million over five years to expand plants in India locked 14-Aug-2017
News PKC Group’s H1 revenue rises 12.4% y/y to USD555.2 million locked 14-Aug-2017
News JTEKT’s Q1 net income up 29.8% y/y to USD144.4 million locked 14-Aug-2017
News Fuyao Glass Industry’s H1 net income declines 4.8% y/y to USD204.3 million locked 14-Aug-2017
Analysis SupplierInsight Analysis - Issue 6, 2017 locked 11-Aug-2017
News Magna’s Q2 sales up 3% y/y to USD9.6 billion locked 11-Aug-2017
News China Yuchai’s Q2 net income up 6.2% y/y to USD19.4 million locked 11-Aug-2017
News Continental introduces innovative wheel and braking concept for EVs locked 11-Aug-2017
News Motherson Sumi Systems’ Q1 net profit down 21% y/y to USD54.4 million locked 11-Aug-2017
News GS Yuasa’s Q1 net profit down 31.8% y/y to USD11.1 million locked 11-Aug-2017
News Strattec Security’s FY 2016/17 net income down 21% y/y to USD7.1 million locked 11-Aug-2017
News Chevrolet offers customers free ‘OnStar Family Link’ for three months locked 11-Aug-2017
News LANXESS'S Q2 net income down 96% y/y to USD3.4 million locked 11-Aug-2017
News Borealis’s Q2 net profit down 15.5% y/y USD297.7 million locked 11-Aug-2017
News China Automotive Systems’s Q2 net income up 64.8% y/y to USD8.9 million locked 11-Aug-2017