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Industry

SsangYong celebrates its diamond jubilee

Industry by Autocar Pro News Desk Jul 31, 2014

As Korean SUV manufacturer, SsangYong, now 73 percent owned by Mahindra & Mahindra, celebrates 60 years of its foundation, it is a good time to look back on the...

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Passenger Vehicles

Britain to allow driverless cars on public roads from 2015

Passenger Vehicles by Matt Saunders Jul 31, 2014

The UK car industry will take a lead role in the development of the autonomous car within six months

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Auto Components

TRW’s Electric Park Brake gains momentum with Japanese OEMs

Auto Components by Autocar Pro News Desk Jul 30, 2014

TRW Automotive has launched its latest-generation Electric Park Brake (EPB) technology with three major Japanese-based vehicle manufacturers and will begin...

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Commercial Vehicles

Delphi to debut new ‘Tech Truck’ at IAA CV Show in September

Commercial Vehicles by Autocar Pro News Desk Jul 30, 2014

Delphi Automotive will unveil the second generation of its Technology Truck concept highlighting future technologies at the upcoming IAA Commercial Vehicles show...

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Passenger Vehicles

Continental and Auro Technologies bring immersive 3D sound to in-car entertainment systems

Passenger Vehicles by Autocar Pro News Desk Jul 30, 2014

Automotive components supplier Continental and Auro Technologies have come together to jointly bring true 3D sound to in-car infotainment systems.

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Industry

BASF expands APAC Innovation Campus in Shanghai

Industry by Autocar Pro News Desk Jul 30, 2014

BASF has laid the foundation stone for the second phase of its Innovation Campus Asia Pacific at Shanghai Pudong, China location down.

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Passenger Vehicles

Mercedes-Benz begins production of long-wheelbase C-class in China

Passenger Vehicles by Autocar Pro News Desk Jul 30, 2014

Mercedes-Benz, for the first time, has started production of a long-wheelbase version of the C-class, less than six months after the start of production of the...

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Industry

GM teams up with EV industry in the US to develop smart grid

Industry by Autocar Pro News Desk Jul 30, 2014

In one of the largest electric vehicle collaborations to take place within the global automobile industry, General Motors is to work together with eight automakers

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Technology

GKN to use F1 tech to improve fuel efficiency of London buses

Technology by Autocar Pro News Desk Jul 30, 2014

Global engineering group GKN plc and the Go-Ahead Group, a leading UK public transport operator, have agreed a deal that will help reduce emissions in cities with...

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Industry

Toyota starts CVT production in China

Industry by Autocar Pro News Desk Jul 30, 2014

Toyota Motor Corporation’s (TMC’s) vehicle powertrain production subsidiary in Changshu, China – Toyota Motor (Changshu) Auto Parts Co (TMCAP) – has begun...