Tag: Reports

Toyota Recalling 3.4 Million Cars Because Airbags Might Not Deploy – And They’re Not From Takata

If you happen to own one of these vehicles made by Toyota, then you may want to pay extra care to the driving part, as the airbags might not deploy in the event of a crash, increasing the risk of injury and death. Identified in the 2011-2019 Corolla, 2012-2018 Avalon, 2013-2018 Avalon Hybrid and 2011-2013 […]

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JLR Lays Off 500 Workers At UK’s Halewood Plant As It Cuts One Shift

Jaguar Land Rover today announced it is cutting approximately 500 jobs at its Halewood plant in the UK – roughly 10 percent of the workforce. The automaker justified the decision with the need to improve efficiency by changing shift patterns. “This is about efficiency, not loss of volume. Through its ongoing transformation program, Jaguar Land […]

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Peugeot And Opel Skipping 2020 Geneva Motor Show, Citroen Could Do The Same

With just a little over a month until the 2020 Geneva Motor Show kicks off, several automakers have announced that they won’t attend the event. Peugeot and Opel are on the list, as we found out after speaking to their representatives. Both companies chose to attend the Brussels Motor Show instead and will focus on […]

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Electric Renault Twingo Could Launch This Year With Smart ForFour Powertrain

An all-electric version of the Renault Twingo will be launched later this year in Europe and could use the same powertrain as the Smart EQ Forfour. According to a report from Auto Express, it could premiere at March’s Geneva Motor Show. We’ve known about the forthcoming electric Twingo for quite some time having previously reported […]

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Magna Scraps Lyft Partnership To Co-Develop Self-Driving Technology

Automotive supplier Magna has scrapped its partnership with ride-hailing giant Lyft to co-develop self-driving technology. In a press release detailing the company’s financial outlook for 2020 and beyond, just three sentences were dedicated to discussing the Lyft partnership. Here it was revealed that while Magna will stop working with Lyft to co-develop self-driving technology, it […]

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New Infiniti QX55 Crossover Coupe Delayed Five Months, Production Pushed To November 2020

Infiniti has big hopes for its upcoming QX55 coupe crossover but the automaker has been forced to delay the start of production by five months. Initially, the Infiniti QX55 was to enter production in June 2020 at the Aguascalientes plant in Mexico co-owned by Nissan and Daimler. However, in a letter dated January 13, Nissan […]

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