Tata http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53651/more en Technology Roundup http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/technology-roundup-0 <div class="node-body article-body">London cabbies to help determine how EREV fares; Continental and Freescale, Broadcom unveil new microcontroller modules; Indonesia may require CNG capability in gasoline-powered cars.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/technology-roundup-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/technology-roundup-0#comments Premium Plants & Production Auto Makers Asia Pacific Europe Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Indonesia United Kingdom Continental Land Rover Cameras Carbon Fiber Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) Electric Vehicles Information & Entertainment Li-ion Manufacturing Technology Plastic 4G LTE Boris Johnson Broadcom Freescale Henkel Metrocab New York auto show OPEC V2V Wolfgang Epple Fri, 11 Apr 2014 11:22:00 +0000 993661 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Land Rover technology &ldquo;sees through&rdquo; front of vehicle.</strong></p> 2014 Ward's 10 Best Interiors Roundtable - Part Six http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/2014-wards-10-best-interiors-roundtable-part-six <div class="node-body video-body">WardsAuto editors gather for a roundtable discussion of several vehicles vying for 2014 Ward's 10 Best Interiors honors. Vehicles discussed include: Kia Soul Plus and Jaguar F-Type.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/2014-wards-10-best-interiors-roundtable-part-six" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/2014-wards-10-best-interiors-roundtable-part-six#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology Ward's 10 Best Interiors North America U.S. Jaguar Kia Interior Thu, 10 Apr 2014 11:41:00 +0000 990471 at http://wardsauto.com India Market Shifting to Automatic Manual Gearboxes http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-amp-technology/india-market-shifting-automatic-manual-gearboxes <div class="node-body article-body">Automakers are making automatic-manual transmissions affordable by simplifying the technology and overcoming the cost disadvantage. AMTs also save money in the price-sensitive India market by offering fuel efficiency equal to, or better than, manual gearboxes.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-amp-technology/india-market-shifting-automatic-manual-gearboxes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-amp-technology/india-market-shifting-automatic-manual-gearboxes#comments Premium Management & Strategy Auto Makers Asia Pacific Vehicles & Technology India Honda Mahindra & Mahindra Maruti Nissan Tata Toyota Automated Manual Automatic Continuously Variable (CVT) Dual Clutch (DCT) Manual Product Development India Auto Expo Kenichi Ayukawa Magneti Marelli Mayank Pareek Ricardo Tim Leverton Tue, 25 Mar 2014 09:31:00 +0000 978831 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Some drivers of Celerio automatic-manuals flummoxed by lack of clutch pedal.</strong></p> U.K. Car Output Down 2.7%, CVs Off 22.1% in February http://wardsauto.com/plants-amp-production/uk-car-output-down-27-cvs-221-february <div class="node-body article-body">Production for the home market declined both in February and year-to-date, but the export build rose last month and on the year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/plants-amp-production/uk-car-output-down-27-cvs-221-february" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/plants-amp-production/uk-car-output-down-27-cvs-221-february#comments Premium Plants & Production Politics Auto Makers Europe United Kingdom Bentley Jaguar Land Rover Engine Production Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) Trade Vehicle Assembly Crewe Mike Hawes Wolverhampton Fri, 21 Mar 2014 18:14:00 +0000 978611 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>New Jaguar Land Rover plant expected to boost U.K. engine production.</strong></p> Supplier Roundup http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-97 <div class="node-body article-body">Magna, Chinese partner for front-end-module JV; Chevy sources brake, chassis components from Grede North American foundries; Engineering students have designs on €100,000 top prize in Valeo competition.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-97" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-97#comments Premium Management & Strategy Plants & Production Auto Makers Africa / Middle East Asia Pacific Supply Chain Europe Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America South America Brazil China U.S. France Russia Bosch Chevrolet Land Rover Magna Valeo Body Component Future Products Global Sources Globalization OE-Supplier Relations Purchashing Taillamps Vehicle Assembly AD Plastik Glohh Guangneng Rongneng Henniges ThyssenKrupp Thu, 20 Feb 2014 19:10:00 +0000 958421 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Henniges, Croatian supplier seal deal for Russian production.</strong></p> JLR Positioned for Steady Growth http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/jlr-positioned-steady-growth <div class="node-body article-body">New products are key to future growth for JLR. Land Rover recently launched a new Range Rover and Range Rover Sport, while Jaguar is preparing to launch the F-Type coupe.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/jlr-positioned-steady-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/jlr-positioned-steady-growth#comments Premium Limited Plants & Production Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Jaguar Land Rover Aluminum Future Products Sales Results Vehicle Assembly Tue, 18 Feb 2014 10:57:00 +0000 952731 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Should the Jaguar C-X17 concept reach production it would be performance oriented.</strong></p> EU Complaint Over Brazil Import Taxes Headed to WTO http://wardsauto.com/politics/eu-complaint-over-brazil-import-taxes-headed-wto <div class="field-byline"> Carmen Paun </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Analyst Stephan Keese is surprised the EU is taking its case against Brazil to the WTO, noting the additional tax is targeted more toward Asian imports than generally high-end European models.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/politics/eu-complaint-over-brazil-import-taxes-headed-wto" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/politics/eu-complaint-over-brazil-import-taxes-headed-wto#comments Premium Management & Strategy Politics Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Europe Suppliers South America Europe - Regional Brazil Audi BMW Fiat Ford General Motors Jaguar Land Rover Mercedes PSA Renault Volkswagen Global Sources Globalization Local Content Sales Results Tariffs Trade World Trade Organization (WTO) European Association of Automotive Suppliers Inovar Auto Stephan Keese taxes Fri, 07 Feb 2014 11:12:00 +0000 945191 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Mercedes imports get tax break as automaker grows Brazil footprint.</strong></p> U.K. Sports Car Fan Launching His Own Luxury Brand http://wardsauto.com/europe/uk-sports-car-fan-launching-his-own-luxury-brand <div class="node-body article-body">Businessman and car enthusiast David Brown has created a brand in his own name to deliver his vision for a new take on the classic British sports car.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/europe/uk-sports-car-fan-launching-his-own-luxury-brand" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/europe/uk-sports-car-fan-launching-his-own-luxury-brand#comments Premium Management & Strategy Auto Makers Europe Vehicles & Technology United Kingdom Land Rover Design Product Development Alan Mobberley David Brown Envisage Group Wed, 22 Jan 2014 09:52:00 +0000 933521 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Brown&rsquo;s</strong> <strong>eponymous company follows tradition of&nbsp; Ford, Porsche, Honda.</strong></p> Denso Growth Plans Still Growing http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/denso-growth-plans-still-growing <div class="field-deck"> 2014 North American International Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In Southfield, MI, Denso is spending $10 million to purchase a neighboring 3-story building to join the current campus of four facilities, creating 176 new jobs. The supplier also announces a consortium to study how drivers interact with vehicles.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/denso-growth-plans-still-growing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/denso-growth-plans-still-growing#comments Public Plants & Production Auto Makers Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America North America - Regional U.S. Japan Denso Honda Jaguar Land Rover Subaru Toyota 2014 North American International Auto Show Component Human Machine Interfaces (HMI) Advanced Human Factors Evaluator for Automotive Distraction AHEAD Athens investment manufacturing MI MIT North American headquarters Southfield Terry Helgesen TN Fri, 17 Jan 2014 11:03:00 +0000 932901 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Electronics supplier Denso announces research project targeting distracted driving.</strong></p> Reporter’s Notebook: Boxed In http://wardsauto.com/north-america/reporter-s-notebook-boxed <div class="field-byline"> WardsAuto Staff </div> <div class="field-deck"> 2014 North American International Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">WardsAuto writers pass along the buzz at this week’s annual North American International Auto Show in Detroit.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/north-america/reporter-s-notebook-boxed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/north-america/reporter-s-notebook-boxed#comments Public Management & Strategy Sales & Marketing North America U.S. Chevrolet Chrysler Honda Land Rover Toyota 2014 North American International Auto Show Tue, 14 Jan 2014 16:20:00 +0000 930551 at http://wardsauto.com