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Ghosn’s Renault Demise Opens Questions About Nissan Alliance

Ghosn’s Renault Demise Opens Questions About Nissan Alliance. Will It Be Forced To Breakup? The future of the Renault Nissan alliance remains in the balance after Carlos Ghosn resigned as Chairman and CEO of Renault. Renault announced that Ghosn’s job would be split between the new chairman Jean-Dominique Senard and CEO Thierry Bolore. Ghosn was […]

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Ford, VW Deal Seen As Disappointingly Defensive

Ford, VW Deal Seen As Disappointingly Defensive. “The two announced a damp squib of a deal” “Ford/VW Alliance: Lacks Scope, Detail and Action,” Ford and Volkswagen’s long-awaited alliance plan didn’t please investors, who viewed it as too defensive and lacking ambition. Ford and VW announced details of their plan at the Detroit Auto Show, which […]

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Auto Technology Revolution Looks Unstoppable, But Slow

Auto Technology Revolution Looks Unstoppable, But Slow. “This highlights consumers’ hesitation to adopt electric vehicles as the cost comparison with traditional ICE vehicles does not favor them and consumers are not yet convinced about their utility”  It’s not saying much to declare that Europe will see more electric cars launched this year than 2018, but […]

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JLR Needs To Shake-up Jaguar, Own Up To Missteps

JLR Needs To Shake-up Jaguar, Own Up To Missteps. “Blaming external factors for cutting costs and capex and turning around China should only be one part of the solution. JLR’s issues are certainly more strategic and operational rather than externally driven” British-based and Tata Motors of India-owned Jaguar Land Rover slashed its workforce by 10% […]

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Ford Motor Stays In Loss-Making Europe, For now

Ford Motor Stays In Loss-Making Europe, For now. “Everything is possible if we can’t get the reset done” COLOGNE, Germany – Ford Motor’s loss-making European subsidiary will lay off thousands of workers and slash its model line-up to concentrate on profitable vehicles. Ford said it will stay in Europe but if it can’t restore profitability, […]

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