Top Story: Volkswagen posts a strong first half

Volkswagen Passenger Cars brand sees a marked increase in deliveries, sales revenue and earnings in the first half of 2021 despite considerable challenges     Sales revenue of EUR 40.7 billion, operating profit of EUR 1.8 billion, operating net cash flow of EUR 0.8 billion  Volkswagen CFO Alexander Seitz: “Strict cost discipline and higher volumes are giving a boost to our financial figures”  Effects of the semiconductor shortage minimized through smart manageme mehr >>

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Volkswagen posts a strong first half 31.07.2021

Finance: Volkswagen posts a strong first half

Volkswagen Passenger Cars brand sees a marked increase in deliveries, sales revenue and earnings in the first half of 2021 despite considerable challenges     Sales revenue of EUR 40.7 billion, operating profit of EUR 1.8 billion, operating net mehr >>

Renault Group is ahead of its "Renaulution" plan 30.07.2021

Finance: Renault Group is ahead of its "Renaulution" plan

    Renault Group should achieve its target of €2 billion cash fixed cost reductions one year ahead of schedule: €1.8 billion have already been achieved of which €0.6 billion during this first half compared to 2019.    Strong positive net price effect (+8.7 points on the Automotive excluding AVTOVAZ revenues), reflecting the mehr >>

Porsche more than doubles operating result 30.07.2021

Finance: Porsche more than doubles operating result

Half-year report: 16.53 billion euros sales revenue and 16.9 percent return on sales   Significant boost in the first six months: in the first half of 2021, Porsche achieved sales revenues of 16.53 billion euros and an operati mehr >>

Successful first half-year for Audi: record deliveries and strong profits 30.07.2021

Finance: Successful first half-year for Audi: record deliveries and strong profits

   Record deliveries: the best first half-year in Audi’s history with 981,681 vehicles delivered to customers         Revenue totals €29.2 billion, operating profit €3.1 billion, operating retur mehr >>

LG Energy, Hyundai battery partnership will boost Indonesia strategic presence in EV market, says GlobalData 30.07.2021

News: LG Energy, Hyundai battery partnership will boost Indonesia strategic presence in EV market, says GlobalData

Following the news that Hyundai Motor Group has teamed up with LG Energy Solution to build an electric vehicle (EV) battery cell manufacturing joint venture (JV) with US$1.1bn investment in Indonesia; Bakar Sadik Agwan, Senior Automotive Cons mehr >>

Mercedes-Benz at the IAA MOBILITY 2021 - Lead in Electric 29.07.2021

Events: Mercedes-Benz at the IAA MOBILITY 2021 - Lead in Electric

Premiere for five fully electric modelsAt the IAA MOBILITY in Munich from 7 to 12 September, Mercedes-Benz is showcasing the full breadth of its current and future electric mobility line-up – from compact models to performance luxury saloon to multi-purpose vehicles (MPVs). mehr >>

Goodyear expands RH-4A+ lineup to include 40.00R57 29.07.2021

News: Goodyear expands RH-4A+ lineup to include 40.00R57

The RH-4A+ is Goodyear’s best haulage tire for long hours to removal in hard rock underfoot conditions and is now available in 40.00R57The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company annou mehr >>

Automakers collaborate to lead all-inclusive electrification in Japan, says GlobalData 29.07.2021

News: Automakers collaborate to lead all-inclusive electrification in Japan, says GlobalData

With Japan eyeing to achieve carbon-neutrality by 2050, key automakers in the country now have the impetus to begin their transition towards electric vehicles (EVs). Given the governmental targets and increasing intrusion of technology giants in EV manufacturin mehr >>

CATL Unveils Its Latest Breakthrough Technology by Releasing Its First Generation of Sodium-ion Batteries 29.07.2021

Innovation: CATL Unveils Its Latest Breakthrough Technology by Releasing Its First Generation of Sodium-ion Batteries

Another Milestone in the Industrialization of Innovative TechnologiesContemporary Amperex Technology Co., Ltd. (CATL) successfully held its first online launch event "Tech Zone" on July 29. Dr. Robin Zeng, chairman of CATL, unveiled the company's first-generation sodium- mehr >>

Mitsubishi Motors Announces Production, Sales and Export Figures for June 2021 and First Half of Calendar Year 2021 29.07.2021

Finance: Mitsubishi Motors Announces Production, Sales and Export Figures for June 2021 and First Half of Calendar Year 2021

June 2021     Fiscal Year 2020 (21/04-21/06)     Calendar Year 2021 (21/01-21/06) Volume     YoY(%)     Volume     YoY(%)     Volume     YoY(%) Production mehr >>

Mitsubishi Motors to Launch the All-New Outlander PHEV Model 29.07.2021

News: Mitsubishi Motors to Launch the All-New Outlander PHEV Model

....with a New-Generation PHEV System This Fiscal YearMitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) will launch a plug-in hybrid (PHEV) model of the all-new Outlander1, a crossover SUV, fully evolved with a new-generation PHEV system. The vehicle will roll ou mehr >>

Land Rover Defender goes rallying: Bowler transforms reborn icon for 2022 Challenge series 29.07.2021

News: Land Rover Defender goes rallying: Bowler transforms reborn icon for 2022 Challenge series

    New Bowler Defender: Competition-prepared Land Rover Defender 90 showcases the very best of Bowler’s motorsport expertise    Bowler conversion: Rally revisions include performance upgrades to suspension, modified underbody, fitment of roll cage and unique Bowler wheels    Perfect start mehr >>

Radford announces details of global Project 62 launch and the acquisition of the iconic Gold Leaf livery trademark 28.07.2021

News: Radford announces details of global Project 62 launch and the acquisition of the iconic Gold Leaf livery trademark

•    British luxury coachbuilding brand Radford announces the online launch of its first model, Project 62, will air globally on 7 August – the car is based on Lotus technology and strictly limited to just 62 models•    The iconic coachbuilder has also revealed its second livery trademark acquisition in the US – mehr >>

McLaren 765LT Spider in detail 28.07.2021

Presentation cars: McLaren 765LT Spider in detail

Maximising the McLaren LT experience   The Longtail name became legend nearly a quarter of a century ago, when an extreme lightweight version of the Le Mans-conquering McLaren F1 GTR rac mehr >>

The McLaren 765LT Spider: extreme performance and new heights of driver engagement 28.07.2021

Presentation cars: The McLaren 765LT Spider: extreme performance and new heights of driver engagement

...from McLaren’s most powerful-ever convertible supercar    Limited-volume 765LT Spider revealed; available to order now    Exclusive and highly collectible: just 765 will be built to customer order – th mehr >>

Ford Confirms Romulus, Mich., as Location of Ford Ion Park - Company’s New Global Battery Center of Excellence 28.07.2021

News: Ford Confirms Romulus, Mich., as Location of Ford Ion Park - Company’s New Global Battery Center of Excellence

   Ford’s new collaborative learning laboratory – Ford Ion Park – to be based in Romulus, Mich., aimed at driving high-volume battery cell delivery, better range and lower costs for customers       This global b mehr >>

Data, a world of opportunities 27.07.2021

Artificial Intelligence: Data, a world of opportunities

    We generate a large amount of data in our daily lives that reveals details about us and can be harnessed to improve the quality of life for users     Artificial Intelligence PhD Nerea Luis joins Carlos Buenosv mehr >>

Trials of the Mercedes-Benz eEconic for fully electric operation in municipal use are in full swing 27.07.2021

Electric vehicles: Trials of the Mercedes-Benz eEconic for fully electric operation in municipal use are in full swing

Striding towards series production:     The tests are focusing on the safety, performance and durability of the vehicle    Refuse collection operations are an ideal application: The range of the 27-ton vehicle covers mehr >>

“Climate change affects us all“ - What Audi Neckarsulm is doing to protect the environment 27.07.2021

Environmental news: “Climate change affects us all“ - What Audi Neckarsulm is doing to protect the environment

Mission:Zero at Neckarsulm site: Audi is shaping the future of production, consistently and sustainably    Interview with Plant Manager Fred Schulze and Head of Environmental Protection Achim Diehlmann    Neckarsulm site actively working to conserve nature and create a livable future in the region  & mehr >>

From cars to cans - SYNETIQ recovers enough aluminium to create 346 million drinks cans per year 27.07.2021

News: From cars to cans - SYNETIQ recovers enough aluminium to create 346 million drinks cans per year

    SYNETIQ extracts 5200 tonnes of aluminium from recycled vehicles each year    Use of recycled aluminium creates 92% less CO2 than raw material    Recycled aluminium uses 95% less energy in comparison mehr >>

SsangYong Motors previews the design of next generation SUV 27.07.2021

News: SsangYong Motors previews the design of next generation SUV

SsangYong Motor Company (SMC) has released the design of its next-generation SUV. Under the code name of X200, the new car carries the brand’s newly created design vision and philosophy, presenting the value and future direction of its new products.A spok mehr >>

Mulliner develops 22" carbon fibre wheel for Bentayga 27.07.2021

News: Mulliner develops 22" carbon fibre wheel for Bentayga

    22” Mulliner carbon wheel will be the largest carbon wheel in production       Weight saving of 6 kg per wheel, unsprung mass, compared to aluminium    Developed in conjunc mehr >>

New classic car investment platform launched, bringing fractional ownership to the UK 27.07.2021

News: New classic car investment platform launched, bringing fractional ownership to the UK

    The Car Crowd brings fractional ownership, already a proven concept in the US, to the UK classic car market     Initial investment opportunities include Jaguar E-Type and ultra-rare Spyker C8 mehr >>

No clear future roadmap by Ford for India, says GlobalData 26.07.2021

News: No clear future roadmap by Ford for India, says GlobalData

Even after close to three decades of presence, Ford struggles to make it big in India. The American automaker has been in news recently over various speculations such as winding up operations in the country, selling its manufacturing to new automaker Ola, contract manufacturing for Citroen, or looking for a new business partner to bring in new investments. mehr >>

Parkopedia to provide upgraded premium parking services to Volkswagen of America 26.07.2021

News: Parkopedia to provide upgraded premium parking services to Volkswagen of America

●    Parkopedia expands its existing partnership with Volkswagen of America (VWoA) to include parking reservation and integrated payment services   ●    The new service is d mehr >>

Ecobat Acquires Leading European Lithium-Ion Recycler 26.07.2021

News: Ecobat Acquires Leading European Lithium-Ion Recycler

Acquisition expands Ecobat's position in Europe as the leader in recycling batteries of all chemistriesCombined capabilities position Ecobat as the only service provider across Europe to offer the full suite of lithium-ion recycling services Ecobat, th mehr >>

Stimulating ideas for urban mobility: BMW Group Research unveils innovative concepts for cargo bike and e-scooter. 26.07.2021

Innovation: Stimulating ideas for urban mobility: BMW Group Research unveils innovative concepts for cargo bike and e-scooter.

- Innovative design concepts for city-centre travel - Electrified bicycle Concept DYNAMIC CARGO promises high variability, everyday usability and sheer cycling pleasure - e-scooter Concept CLEVER COMMUTE with remarkably compact de-sign thanks to folding mechanism mehr >>

REE Automotive Will Open its U.S. Headquarters and First Integration Center in Austin, Texas 24.07.2021

Innovation: REE Automotive Will Open its U.S. Headquarters and First Integration Center in Austin, Texas

... as it Prepares for Production in 2023    REE U.S. HQ to capitalize on growing market demand for EVs in North America    REE Austin is expected to generate more than 150 jobs in the region in the next few years mehr >>

The first of the electric AC Cobra fires up 24.07.2021

Electric vehicles: The first of the electric AC Cobra fires up

Heralding a new generation of iconic sports cars, the first AC Cobra Series 1 electric is undergoing final development work ahead of the delivery of the first customer cars.A faithful recreation of the AC Cobra, but with a modern, emissions-free electric po mehr >>

Volvo Cars reports record six-month performance in H1 2021 24.07.2021

Finance: Volvo Cars reports record six-month performance in H1 2021

    Revenue of MSEK 141,131 (111,759), +26.3%    Operating income increased to MSEK 13,238 (-989)    EBIT margin of 9.4% (-0.9%)    Basic earnings per share of SEK 163.63 (-35.99)    Retail sales up 41.0%, resulting in approximately 775,000 cars sold for the p mehr >>

Rolling Bones set to rock Salon Privé as Bonneville meets Blenheim 24.07.2021

Events: Rolling Bones set to rock Salon Privé as Bonneville meets Blenheim

    Innovative New York hot rodders invade Salon Privé Week    Bespoke designs set to take their place alongside concours classics    Raucous flathead V8s will thunder through Woodstock for Salon Privé LIVE    The iconic Rolling Bones to make their UK debut at Salon Priv&e mehr >>

Magna to acquire Veoneer, positioning Magna's ADAS business as a global leader in a fast-growing industry 23.07.2021

News: Magna to acquire Veoneer, positioning Magna's ADAS business as a global leader in a fast-growing industry

 - Veoneer's complementary products and capabilities strengthen and broaden Magna's ADAS portfolio and industry position- Transaction adds significant engineering and software expertise, including in sensor perception and drive policy software- Enhances Magna's ADAS systems capabilities and feature functionality mehr >>

FPT Industrial's Bourbon-Lancy plant receives Gold WCM medal 23.07.2021

News: FPT Industrial's Bourbon-Lancy plant receives Gold WCM medal

FPT Industrial’s engine plant in Bourbon-Lancy, France, is the first of its world major factories to acquire the Gold Level certification in the World Class Manufacturing (WCM) program. With a production capacity of around 80,000 engines a year, and employi mehr >>

Stellantis Announces Launch of "Stellantis Design Studio" 23.07.2021

News: Stellantis Announces Launch of "Stellantis Design Studio"

    Design agency opens up the Stellantis’ design expertise and its iconic brand portfolio    Formed to collaborate with global partners on brand and design projects    Led by Klaus Busse, Head of Design, and Arnault Gournac, Creative Director mehr >>

Lamborghini Lounge in Porto Cervo: exclusivity, lifestyle and product innovations, until September 23.07.2021

News: Lamborghini Lounge in Porto Cervo: exclusivity, lifestyle and product innovations, until September

Automobili Lamborghini is back on the Costa Smeralda for the third year in a row with the exclusive Lamborghini Lounge in Porto Cervo. The latest product innovations are on display and available for test drives at the Lamborghini Lounge, the point of reference for VIP customers and guests fascinated by the lifestyle and excellence of the House of Sant'Agata. mehr >>

USTMA, The Ray and University of Missouri Release Findings on Benefits of Rubber Modified Asphalt 23.07.2021

Innovation: USTMA, The Ray and University of Missouri Release Findings on Benefits of Rubber Modified Asphalt

...and Call for Additional ResearchRubber modified asphalt is a proven circular solution for scrap tires that provides cost savings, extends pavement life and reduces noise; more research needed to close data gapsThe U.S. Tire Ma mehr >>

Mercedes-Benz prepares to go all-electric 22.07.2021

News: Mercedes-Benz prepares to go all-electric

    All newly launched architectures will be electric-only from 2025 onwards.       In 2025 Mercedes-Benz will launch three electric-only architectures.    Mercedes-Benz will be r mehr >>

22.07.2021

Electric vehicles: BASF and Porsche partner to develop high-performing lithium-ion batteries for electric vehicles

•    BASF to exclusively supply high-energy HEDTM cathode active materials for Porsche’s high-performance vehicles•    BASF to recycle production waste from cell manufacturing at Cellforce Group to close the loopBASF has been selected by by Cellforce Group (CFG), a joint venture mehr >>

130th Canton Fair to be held both online and offline 22.07.2021

Events: 130th Canton Fair to be held both online and offline

The 130th China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair) will be held in a merged format, both online and offline, between October 15 and November 3, 2021.     This edition of the Canton Fair will feature displays in 51 exhibition sections based o mehr >>

Racing towards a sustainable future  - report 22.07.2021

News: Racing towards a sustainable future - report

A review of the sustainability of international racing circuits 2021 Edition• First of its kind, the Sustainable Circuits Index™ assesses the sustainability performance of global racing circuits against th mehr >>

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