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Is the auto industry ready for the aluminum revolution?


While the fact that a vehicle can have aluminum body has come to widespread attention ever since Ford announced that its best-selling F-150 truck has switched to the lightweight metal, the list is a little larger than you may guess. On the list sit Audi models (the A8, which debuted back in 1994 was notable for being first mass-market car with ...
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US: GM CEO forecasts 2015 sales slowing down
According to Mary Barra, the first female chief executive officer of the largest US automaker, General Motors, the country’s deliveries in 2015 are expected to flatten out, though a rising ...
Report – Obama to visit Ford factory in Wayne
According to people with direct knowledge of the president’s trip, Barack Obama is going to visit a Ford Motor plant in Wayne this week, on Wednesday, as he signals the ...
Corporate predictions for 2015 pit fuel cells against battery electrics
Coming out of a strong 2014 in the US and China but full of uncertainties in other parts of the world, the motor industry remains uncertain how to deal with ...
The auto industry in 2015, five key questions
We have just passed the threshold into a new year and the gears of the relentless automotive industry are already spinning around – but we’re still at the point of ...
Europe: auto industry set for increased turmoil in 2015
The year that is just about to end has been deceiving for most automakers operating in Europe – with sales increase inconsistencies, weaker than expected economical recovery and mounting political ...
Delivery company says autonomous trucks could bring parcel service revolution
According to the latest study published by DHL, the freight and express arm of Deutsche Post AG, the shipping companies might adopt autonomous driving technology even faster than other industries. While ...
Bill Ford and KPMG forecast a spectacular transformation of the transportation sector
While many executives don’t look beyond their spreadsheets with current and upcoming sales, the top executives and the best analysts need to look beyond the near-future. We’re treating you with two ...
Takata inflator shortage could lead to a couple of years of waiting time
Honda and the rest of the carmakers that have recalled vehicles because they were equipped with potentially defective Takata airbags have a big problem – where to find enough replacement ...
Software is gaining importance in cars
When you think about vehicles you don’t usually associate them (in terms of computing) with software – as they definitely seem to be all about hardware. But the “Internet of ...

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