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BMW unveils X5 M and X6 M BMW has unveiled the second generation BMW X5 M and BMW X6 M with new design and improved power efficiency. Design & Production > Design & Development > News
Ford recalls 205,000 vehicles in North America By ABR Staff Writer
Ford has announced a safety recall of around 205,000 vehicles due to corrosion under the reinforcement brackets where the fuel tank is mounted.
News Hyundai to introduce automatic transmission for hybrid electric vehicles By ABR Staff Writer
Hyundai announced a six-speed automatic transmission for hybrid electric vehicles (HEV).
News Visteon introduces eye tracking automotive cockpit concept By ABR Staff Writer
Automotive supplier Visteon has introduced HMeye cockpit concept which allows drivers to select controls through eye and head movement.
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Porsche to launch limited edition Panamera Exclusive Series cars By ABR Staff Writer
Porsche has unveiled Panamera Exclusive Series, a new luxury car which will debut at the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show.
News Jaguar opens £500m engine manufacturing facility in UK By ABR Staff Writer
Jaguar Land Rover has opened its £500m Engine Manufacturing Centre at Wolverhampton in the West Midlands, UK.
News Ford to unveil three new models of 2015 Ford Expeditions in Las Vegas By ABR Staff Writer
Ford is planning to launch three new variants of the 2015 Ford Expeditions at the Market Association show in Las Vegas.
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Design And Production

Porsche to launch limited edition Panamera Exclusive Series cars
By ABR Staff Writer
Porsche has unveiled Panamera Exclusive Series, a new luxury car which will debut at the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show.
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Ford to unveil three new models of 2015 Ford Expeditions in Las Vegas
By ABR Staff Writer
Ford is planning to launch three new variants of the 2015 Ford Expeditions at the Market Association show in Las Vegas.
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Auto Components

Posco starts construction on Thailand automotive steel sheet plant
By ABR Staff Writer
South Korean steel maker POSCO has started construction on an automotive steel sheet plant in Thailand which is expected to be completed by 2016.
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AkzoNobel starts operation at its vehicle refinishes plant in China
By ABR Staff Writer
Netherlands based paints maker AkzoNobel has begun operation at its vehicle refinishes plant in Changzhou, China.
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Technology

TYLT introduces VU wireless Charging Car Mount & VU SOLO
TYLT, a leader in portable power and wireless charging, today revealed two new accessories: the VU Wireless Charging Car Mount, a hands-free car mount that doubles as a wireless charger, and the VU SOLO, a compact single-coil wireless charging pad. Both devices are ideal for use with the new Verizon Motorola Droid Turbo, Google Nexus 6 and Lumia 830.
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Renesas Electronics introduces automotive cockpit solution
Renesas Electronics Corporation (TSE: 6723), a premier provider of advanced semiconductor solutions, is enhancing the driving experience with robust new solutions for the integrated car cockpit.
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Leasing & Insurance

Mercury General Corporation to acquire Workmen's auto insurance company
Mercury General Corporation (NYSE-MCY) announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement for the purchase of Workmen's Auto Insurance Company ("Workmen's"), subject to regulatory approval. The purchase price is $8 million and the transaction is expected to close during the first quarter of 2015.
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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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Supply Chain

New LoJack Fleet Management solution commences operation in Canada and Mexico
By ABR Staff Writer
Vehicle safety and security provider LoJack has annunced that its LoJack Fleet Management solution, powered by TomTom solution is operational in Canada and Mexico.
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Daimler FleetBoard to introduce new fleet management services
By ABR Staff Writer
Daimler FleetBoard is presenting new range of modular services for efficient driver, transport and vehicle management.
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Green Technology

Nissan LEAF sets new sales record
With more than two months remaining, Nissan LEAF has shattered the record for the most U.S. electric vehicle sales in a single calendar year, surpassing the previous record of 22,610 that it set in 2013.
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General Motors to invest $63m to expand Lansing Delta Township facility in US
By ABR Staff Writer
General Motors is planning to expand its Lansing Delta Township facility with an investment of $63 m.
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