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Volvo reveals new seven seater XC90 SUV Volvo has introduced its Volvo XC90 SUV, which features new range of technologies and premium design. Design & Production > Automobile Manufacturing > News
Continental to expand manufacturing operations in Virginia, US By ABR Staff Writer
Automotive supplier Continental has unveiled plans to commence turbocharger production and increase production of gasoline high pressure injector, fuel rail and pump assembly lines in Newport News, Virginia, US with an investment of $150m.
Automotive > Parts, Tires and Aftermarket > News Ford to add aerodynamic features to F-150 pickup truck By ABR Staff Writer
Ford’s upcoming F-150 will have aerodynamic features that will give the new pickup truck to make it more fuel efficient.
Automotive > Automobile technology > News New Skoda Fabia interior to be more spacious By ABR Staff Writer
Skoda has released details about the interior of its upcoming Skoda Fabia, which offers more space despite being 8mm shorter than its predecessor.
Design & Production > Design & Development > News
China to promote electric vehicles with $16bn investment By ABR Staff Writer
China is planning to invest $16bn to build more electric charging facilities, in order to boost the use of electric- vehicles in the country.
Green Technology > Green Powertrain > News General Motors to recall 106 cars over loose steering control By ABR Staff Writer
General Motors is recalling 106 vehicles due to improper fixing of fasteners which could lead to a loss of steering control.
Parts, Tires and Aftermarket > Mechanical Parts > News Two new vehicles of Kia arrive at Topeka Kan. The 2015 Kia Forte takes precedence in the compact car segment this year, taking over and setting the trend for the competition to follow. Evidence of the 2015 Kia Cadenza and Optima are apparent in the face and body of the now-sportier Forte. Available in two trims, the LX and EX, the 2015 Forte also can be found in two other body styles in addition to its sedan from; a two-door "Koup" or a five-door-hatchback.
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New Skoda Fabia interior to be more spacious
By ABR Staff Writer
Skoda has released details about the interior of its upcoming Skoda Fabia, which offers more space despite being 8mm shorter than its predecessor.
Design & Production > Design & Development > News
Volvo reveals new seven seater XC90 SUV
By ABR Staff Writer
Volvo has introduced its Volvo XC90 SUV, which features new range of technologies and premium design.
Design & Production > Automobile Manufacturing > News

Auto Components

Vehicle coating maker Axalta Files Form S-1 Registration Statement for Proposed IPO
Axalta Coating Systems Ltd. (“Axalta”) has filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission for a proposed initial public offering of its common shares. Axalta is a leading global manufacturer, marketer and distributor of high performance coatings systems. The securities to be offered in the proposed initial public offering may include shares to be issued and sold by Axalta as well as shares to be sold by certain current shareholders of Axalta.
Auto Components > Paints & Materials > News
Axalta to invest $10.5m in Mexico plant to expand resins used in transportation coatings
By ABR Staff Writer
Liquid and powder coating supplier, Axalta Coating Systems has announced a plan to invest $10.5 m in Tlalnepantla operations center in Mexico, to improve its capacity to produce resins, which is used to make transportation coatings.
Auto Components > Paints & Materials > News

Technology

Factory built right hand model of Ford Mustang to enter testing phase
By ABR Staff Writer
US based car manufacturer Ford is set to launch its factory-built right-hand-drive configuration of its flagship Ford Mustang.
Technology > Testing > News
Johnson Controls opens crash test facility in Michigan, US
By ABR Staff Writer
Automotive supplier Johnson Controls has opened a new crash test facility at its Automotive Seating headquarters in Plymouth, Michigan, US.
Technology > Testing > News

Leasing & Insurance

Hyundai launches hydrogen powered Tucson Fuel Cell vehicle in US
By ABR Staff Writer
South Korean automotive manufacturer Hyundai has launched hydrogen powered Tucson Fuel Cell crossover utility vehicle (CUV) in the US.
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Toyota Financial Services issues green bond for auto industry
Toyota Financial Services (TFS) issued the auto industry’s first-ever Asset-Backed Green Bond in the amount of $1.75 billion.
Leasing & Insurance > News

Supply Chain

Two new vehicles of Kia arrive at Topeka Kan.
The 2015 Kia Forte takes precedence in the compact car segment this year, taking over and setting the trend for the competition to follow. Evidence of the 2015 Kia Cadenza and Optima are apparent in the face and body of the now-sportier Forte. Available in two trims, the LX and EX, the 2015 Forte also can be found in two other body styles in addition to its sedan from; a two-door "Koup" or a five-door-hatchback.
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GE Capital Fleet Services and VNG.co to Support Expansion of Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) Fueling Infrastructure
GE Capital Fleet Services today announced an agreement with VNG.co, a national CNG fueling facility provider, to support the expansion of the CNG refueling infrastructure for light-duty fleet vehicles.
Supply Chain > Fleet Management > News

Green Technology

China to promote electric vehicles with $16bn investment
By ABR Staff Writer
China is planning to invest $16bn to build more electric charging facilities, in order to boost the use of electric- vehicles in the country.
Green Technology > Green Powertrain > News
London to get more vehicle charge points through Rapid Chargepoints
By ABR Staff Writer
Transport for London (TfL) and Energy Saving Trust have revealed a plan start a new initiative called Rapid Chargepoints, which is designed to identify locations for electric vehicle infrastructure in London.
Green Technology > Green Powertrain > News

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