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Ford to cut 700 jobs at small-car factory in Michigan, US Ford Motor has announced plans to lay-off around 700 jobs at its US small-car assembly plant in Wayne, Michigan citing slump in sales of electric and hybrid vehicles amid low gasoline prices. Design & Production > Automobile Manufacturing > News
ASV teams up with Westport to expand Westport WiNG Power System By ABR Staff Writer
Motor vehicle manufacturer Allied Specialty Vehicles (ASV) has entered into a partnership with low-emission transportation technology maker Westport to expand the compressed natural gas (CNG) Westport WiNG Power System.
News Ford to cut 700 jobs at small-car factory in Michigan, US By ABR Staff Writer
Ford Motor has announced plans to lay-off around 700 jobs at its US small-car assembly plant in Wayne, Michigan citing slump in sales of electric and hybrid vehicles amid low gasoline prices.
News Subaru details features of 2016 WRX and WRX STI models By ABR Staff Writer
Subaru of America has revealed the details of new features on its planned 2016 WRX and WRX STI models.
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Volkswagen gets EUR400m loan from Export Development Canada By ABR Staff Writer
Volkswagen has secured a €400m loan from the Export Development Canada (EDC), to facilitate expansion of its operations in southern US and Mexico.
News Orange County Property Appraiser introduces fleet of 30 Toyota Prius By ABR Staff Writer
Orange County Property Appraiser (OCPA) has introduced a fleet of 30 new Toyota Prius vehicles that are to be used by staff members as they travel across Orange County appraising 439,676 parcels.
News PSA Peugeot Citroën to boost vehicles production by 10% at European plants By ABR Staff Writer
PSA Peugeot Citroën is preparing to boost its vehicles production by 10% at its European plants by the end of August.
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Ford to cut 700 jobs at small-car factory in Michigan, US
By ABR Staff Writer
Ford Motor has announced plans to lay-off around 700 jobs at its US small-car assembly plant in Wayne, Michigan citing slump in sales of electric and hybrid vehicles amid low gasoline prices.
News
Subaru details features of 2016 WRX and WRX STI models
By ABR Staff Writer
Subaru of America has revealed the details of new features on its planned 2016 WRX and WRX STI models.
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Auto Components

Mitsui and Kanazawa Institute of Technology to explore carbon fiber-based automotive parts
By ABR Staff Writer
Mitsui has partnered with Kanazawa Institute of Technology (KIT) to explore use of carbon fiber composite materials to produce automotive parts and other industrial products.
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Coach USA to trial GreenRoad technology on US bus fleet
By ABR Staff Writer
Coach USA is preparing to trail GreenRoad system on its subsidiary Megabus.com’s fleet of 2,400 buses across the US, targeting a 3% reduction in fuel consumption.
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Technology

Coach USA to trial GreenRoad technology on US bus fleet
By ABR Staff Writer
Coach USA is preparing to trail GreenRoad system on its subsidiary Megabus.com’s fleet of 2,400 buses across the US, targeting a 3% reduction in fuel consumption.
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Symbio and Rightware to offer automotive user interfaces
By ABR Staff Writer
Co-creation technology partner Symbio has joined hands with Rightware to offer next-generation user interfaces and human-machine interfaces (HMI) for automotive industry.
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Leasing & Insurance

Honda to woo Fit EV customers with new lease program
By ABR Staff Writer
Honda has announced a new lease programs for the existing and prospective Fit EV customers.
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Uber teams up with BYD to introduce electric cars in US cities
By ABR Staff Writer
Uber has started a program in the US under which the company will be testing a fleet of electric cars supplied by Chinese automaker BYD.
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Supply Chain

Orange County Property Appraiser introduces fleet of 30 Toyota Prius
By ABR Staff Writer
Orange County Property Appraiser (OCPA) has introduced a fleet of 30 new Toyota Prius vehicles that are to be used by staff members as they travel across Orange County appraising 439,676 parcels.
News
Alibaba collaborates with BMW and Jaguar to boost China’s car industry
By ABR Staff Writer
Alibaba’s automobile business unit, Alibaba Automotive has signed two separate agreeements with BMW MINI and Jaguar Land Rover to enhance customers’ online car buying experience and provide automobile value chain for China’s car industry.
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Green Technology

Production of Maxima sedan starts at Nissan’s Smyrna plant in Tennessee
By ABR Staff Writer
Nissan has commenced production of eighth-generation Maxima sedan at its Smyrna Vehicle Assembly Plant in Tennessee.
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Siemens launches Wi-Fi enabled electric vehicle charging station
By ABR Staff Writer
Siemens has launched a Wi-Fi enabled electric vehicle (EV) charging station, VersiCharge Smartgrid (SG).
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