Passenger Vehicles

GKN eAxle powers world’s most advanced electric London taxi

Passenger Vehicles by Autocar Pro News Desk Feb 01, 2018

Coaxial-design electric axle powers LEVC’s new range-extended electric taxi, the TX eCity; compact packaging of e-motor, gearbox and differential delivers a...

Passenger Vehicles

GM to launch 15 models in China in 2018

Passenger Vehicles by Autocar Pro News Desk Feb 01, 2018

About half of the company’s upcoming products this year will be SUVs and MPVs, while Cadillac will strengthen its portfolio to continue its strong momentum in China.


Wolf-Henning Scheider takes charge as ZF's new CEO

International by Autocar Pro News Desk Feb 01, 2018

Wolf-Henning Scheider, previously has held several key positions across technology companies such as Bosch, Malhe.


Mercedes-Benz plans 50 electrified vehicles by 2022

International by Nilesh Wadhwa Jan 30, 2018

The German luxury carmaker will emphasise on manufacturing batteries itself through a global network which can adjust to the changing demands for all its markets.

Passenger Vehicles

Volkswagen, BMW and Daimler used caged monkeys in ‘diesel fume test’

Passenger Vehicles by Sam Sheehan, Autocar UK Jan 30, 2018

German manufacturers admit to financing study that was designed to prove emissions were lower by forcing animals to breathe in exhaust fumes.


First electric Volvo to be an all-new hatchback due in 2019

International by Rachel Burgess, Autocar UK Jan 29, 2018

Battery-electric Volvo will be based on 40.2 concept and arrive as a standalone model.

Auto Components

Denso develops new vision sensor for improved night driving safety

Auto Components by Autocar Pro News Desk Jan 29, 2018

Sensor reduces accidents by detecting pedestrians and other road users in low-light situations.


Bosch, Vodafone, and Huawei test cellular-V2X on European road

International by Autocar Pro News Desk Jan 25, 2018

Since February 2017 the companies have been performing trials of the new, high-performance technology – which it claims is the first trial by companies in Europe....

Passenger Vehicles

Employee ideas help Audi save Rs 830 crore in 2017

Passenger Vehicles by Autocar Pro News Desk Jan 25, 2018

Experts from the relevant departments examine the employees’ suggestions at headquarters and decided directly on implementation.

Commercial Vehicles

Nissan Leaf tech to be used in electric bus test in Japan

Commercial Vehicles by Autocar Pro News Desk Jan 25, 2018

Kumamoto University project aims to lower cost of zero-emission public transit.