Flexible, digital, efficient and sustainable: Factory 56 embodies the future of production at Mercedes-Benz and sets new standards for the automotive industry.
ZF officially opened its expanded Erich Reinecke test track in Jeversen, Germany. Following an investment of around €18 million ($21.24 million), the test track significantly advances ZF’s commercial vehicle testing capabilities and reinforces its global technology leadership position.
A major milestone in Volkswagen’s latest chapter has been marked with the arrival of the ground-breaking Volkswagen ID.3 in the UK. The first shipment of customer cars – limited, ID.3 1ST Edition specification models – has reached British shores at port in Grimsby, ready to make its way to customers on the final stage of a journey which began on the production line in Zwickau, Germany.
Arnaud Deboeuf has been appointed EVP Manufacturing and Supply Chain from September 3rd and has joined the Executive Committee of Groupe PSA, following the appointment of Yann Vincent as CEO of ACC (Automotive Cell Company), a joint venture founded by Groupe PSA and Total.
Volta Trucks, the start-up electric vehicle manufacturer, has revealed the new Volta Zero –its first vehicle and the world’s first purpose-built full-electric 16-tonne commercial vehicle designed specifically for inner-city parcel and freight distribution. From launch, the Volta Zero will be a significant contributor to the future vision of zero-emission cities all over the world.
Automotive Company, Panasonic Corporation has developed jointly with Nissan Motor Corporation a high-performance electronic mirror for driver safety. It features significant image definition enhancement for better visibility at night and control of a flicker phenomenon caused by the LED lamps of vehicles behind.