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The Volvo Group has signed an agreement with NVIDIA to jointly develop the decision making system of autonomous commercial vehicles and machines. Utilising NVIDIA’s end-to-end artificial intelligence platform for training, simulation and... Read more

Behr-Hella Thermocontrol (BHTC) has announced the completion of the 31.6-million lev (€16.1-million) expansion of its production facility in Bulgaria's industrial zone Sofia-Bozhurishte. The German car parts manufacturer has said the expansion... Read more

Kalmar, the Finnish cargo-handling machinery manufacturer, has introduced a medium electric lithium-ion (Li-ion) battery-powered forklift. The new forklift sees the company continuing its move towards offering a fully electric version of every... Read more

The DAF CF Construction series has been named the recipient of the prestigious TOP BAU Truck 2019 award in Slovakia. The award is held by a leading industry magazine, Transport a Logistika... Read more

Volvo Buses has unveiled the latest in its range of all-electric articulated buses. The new Volvo 7900 Electric Articulated offers less noise, higher capacity and emission free operations. The 7900 joins the company's expanding, comprehensive... Read more

Tesla is currently working on a brand new "soft and durable" type of fabric to be used in seating in its electric vehicles... Read more

HOOPS Exchange provides unmatched data access, accuracy, and speed to maintain data accuracy and integrity for visualising large data sets in Virtalis’s flagship platform Visionary Render. Read more

Ian Sparks reports from Paris on the on-going saga of Carlos Ghosn. Read more

Whether it’s to fuel the company fleet or just a single van, petrol prices can be a big dent in the company finances. By current figures, the number of cars around the world will double by 2040, and this will affect the prices we see in the forecourt Read more

In an interview with CNBC, the CEO of Harley-Davidson, Matt Levatich, has addressed the situation regarding the US-EU trade war. The first idea the company had was to move production for the European market to its to Thailand factory. However, if... Read more

The national railway company of Uzbekistan (UTY) has announced it is to acquire two new high-speed Talgo trains, which will be identical to those already in service in the country, the only one of its kind in Central Asia. The contract amounts to... Read more

AUTOMOTIVE HUNGARY is calling for exhibitors. In addition to the participation of Hungarian OEMs and component manufactures they are looking for representatives of manufacturing process and supplier services, manufacturers and distributors of automot Read more

The opening of the Liverpool and Manchester Railway in 1830 marked the dawn of steam-powered rail travel. The 31 mile (50 km) railroad was the first to carry passengers and freight by means of steam-powered locomotives, spurring the development of... Read more

Combining good quality customer service, (a concept we have become accustomed to), with purchasing a car, is key to sale success.  Here with Lookers Mercedes, retailers of the Mercedes a class, we assess customer service in the automotive industry... Read more

Technology giant Bosch has accepted a fine €90-million for lapses in supervisory duties that allow car manufacturers to engage in emissions cheating, according to a statement by German prosecutors in Stuttgart... Read more

A joint Memorandum of Understanding has been signed by Airbus and SAS to conduct research into hybrid and electric aircraft eco-system and infrastructure requirements. It is a unique cooperation intended to establish the requirements for the next... Read more

Hankuk Carbon, a company considered one of the pioneers in Korean composite material manufacturing, has opened the doors of its first European office at MIRA Technology Park, a UK-based Enterprise Zone. Read more

In what has been described as a world first, an electric driverless truck has begun making daily freight deliveries on a public road in Jönköping, Sweden according to its developer, Einride, and DB Schenker, the logistics customer. Read more

Poland's largest and most important industry event, the International Fair of Road Construction Industry Autostrada-Polska, is celebrating its 25th anniversary. The three day expo, held in the city of Kielce, is a one-stop-shop for the most important Read more

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