2020 Auto News News

EU has antitrust concerns about Fiat Chrysler, PSA deal, report says

BRUSSELS — Fiat Chrysler’s planned $50 billion merger, with PSA has hit a bump after EU regulators voiced concerns about the companies’ market share in small vans, indicating concessions may be required, sources said. FCA and PSA, which are seeking to create the world’s fourth biggest automaker, were told of the European Commission’s concerns last […]

2020 Auto News News

The length of the global automotive supply chain: A direct cause of bullwhipping – Audio interview

What is the cause of bullwhips, and how does it effect the global automotive supply chain? What can suppliers do with Peels insight on the cause of bullwhips? Learn more in this week’s audio interview with Robert Peels, Managing Director of Netherlands-based Flostock. Based on the revolutionary modeling ideas that he developed while working as […]

2020 Auto News corona News

SKODA AUTO DigiLab hosts online ‘COVID-19 Mobility Race’ hackathon for automotive industry

ŠKODA AUTO DigiLab has played host to the global online ‘COVID-19 Mobility Race’ hackathon. The theme of this year’s ideas competition, which took place from 4 to 7 June 2020, set the tone: the event was dedicated to the current challenges facing the automotive industry as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. How can a […]

2020 Auto News News

Tesla giving up to $5K price cuts, but Model S and Model X won’t have free Supercharging anymore

As Elon Musk’s SpaceX tried to soar to new heights Wednesday, Tesla announced it would bring down its car prices. His electric vehicle and clean energy company reduced the price of the Model 3, Model S and Model X in North America, according to Tesla’s website. • The lowest-priced sedan, the Model 3, dropped $2,000 […]

2020 Auto News Research

DEBAYO-DOHERTY: With Effective Automotive Policy, Nigeria Can Become Africa’s Automobile Hub

Seventy years after the Mandilas Group berthed in the Nigerian market with the provision of a wide range of first-class internationally renowned products and services, the group has evolved over time and currently operates under two divisions namely – Mobility and Cooling. Between the 1950s when the company introduced the Volkswagen brand with distributorship links […]

2020 Auto News Auto News Research

Dubai’s new rooftop experience: drive-in cinema at Mall of the Emirates

Vox Cinemas’ newest experience will open to the public on Sunday 17 May Dubai’s latest rooftop experience, developed in response to Covid-19, is a drive-in cinema at Mall of the Emirates. Following the closure of cinemas across the country, the new outdoor venue will offer movie fans an opportunity to experience the big screen once […]