Automotive

20 September 2016

Mitsuba expands auto plant in Hungary

Japanese car electrical component producer has completed the first phase of a planned €13.5m (£11.6m) expansion project at its parts plant at SalgůtarjŠn in northern Hungary.  Read more

17 August 2016

US to tighten fuel efficiency standards

The US government has finalised new fuel efficiency standards for buses, large lorries and other heavy-duty vehicles, intending to drive innovation and echo recent advances that have seen plastics play a bigger role in cars and light vans.  Read more

8 August 2016

JLR posts record sales for July

The car maker said the month's best-ever figure had been achieved thanks to strong sales of the Land Rover Discovery Sport, the Jaguar XE and the Jaguar F-Pace.  Read more