Komatsu and Toyota test autonomous light vehicle for mining operations

autherAutocar Pro News Desk     calendar17 May 2023

Concept Autonomous Light Vehicle, using Komatsu's Autonomous Haulage System, currently being tested to realise further safety and productivity improvements in mines.


Suzuki, Daihatsu and Toyota develop electric mini-commercial van with 200km range

autherAutocar Pro News Desk calendar17 May 2023

The three OEMs have jointly developed a BEV system suitable for mini-CVs by combining Suzuki and Daihatsu's expertise ...

Hyundai and Kia renew partnership with Royal College of Art

autherAutocar Pro News Desk calendar17 May 2023

Hyundai-Kia Innovation Laboratory at the RCA’s Intelligent Mobility Design Centre to lead research at the intersection...

Kawasaki, Suzuki, Honda and Yamaha join forces to research and develop hydrogen-powered engines

autherAutocar Pro News Desk calendar17 May 2023

Japan’s Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry grants approval to Japanese automakers to form a technological researc...

Russia okays disposal of Volkswagen assets for US$140 million- report

autherAutocar Pro News Desk calendar16 May 2023

There is no clarity on whether Volkswagen's transaction carries a buyback clause.

Power-to-heat tech at BMW’s Dingolfing plant slashes 300 tonnes of CO2 a year

autherAutocar Pro News Desk calendar16 May 2023

Dingolfing Plant 02.10 takes electrically heated hardening furnace into series operation; site uses innovative power-t...

Suzuki Motor Corp optimistic India will outperform despite slowing global sales in FY2024 

By Ketan Thakkar calendar16 May 2023

Japanese automaker's record net sales and operating profits in FY2023 supported by strong performance from Maruti Suzu...

JLR to limit production of cheaper Jaguar and Land Rover cars

By Felix Page, Autocar UK calendar15 May 2023

Focus is on more profitable Range Rover and Defender models until chip supply is fully stabilised.

Isuzu selects Honda to develop and supply fuel cell system for heavy-duty hydrogen truck

autherAutocar Pro News Desk calendar15 May 2023

The two Japanese automakers plan to start demonstration testing of a prototype truck on public roads before end-March ...

Honda reveals electric EM1 e scooter with 41km range and 45kph top speed

autherAutocar Pro News Desk calendar13 May 2023

The Honda EM1 e, which uses a swappable battery, is the first of Honda’s planned 10 or more electric two-wheelers by 2...