21 August 2020
21 August 2020
Jaguar Land Rover upcycles aluminium to cut carbon emissions by a quarter

Jaguar Land Rover upcycles aluminium to cut carbon emissions by a quarter

Research by Jaguar Land Rover has revealed how an innovative recycling process could upcycle aluminium waste from drinks cans, bottle tops and end-of-life vehicles into the premium cars of the future and reduce production CO2 emissions by up to 26 per cent.

AAM supplies new Independent Rear Drive Axles for GM's full size SUVs

AAM supplies new Independent Rear Drive Axles for GM's full size SUVs

With a focus on efficiency and passenger comfort, American Axle & Manufacturing has developed a new Independent Rear Drive Axle (IRDA) for GM's full-size SUVs including the 2021 Chevrolet Tahoe, Chevrolet Suburban, GMC Yukon, GMC Yukon Denali and Cadillac Escalade.

StreetDrone secures UK government funding for 5G Autonomous Truck Project

StreetDrone secures UK government funding for 5G Autonomous Truck Project

StreetDrone, the full-stack autonomous technology company, have won UK Government funding as part of a consortium tasked with delivering an autonomous logistics capability to Nissan’s Sunderland car plant.

GM names John Stapleton acting CFO

GM names John Stapleton acting CFO

General Motors announced John Stapleton, GM North America Chief Financial Officer, has been named acting Global Chief Financial Officer, effective Aug. 31. The appointment follows the resignation of Dhivya Suryadevara, Executive Vice President and CFO, who will leave the company for an external opportunity outside the automotive industry. GM will conduct an internal and external search for a successor.

Q by Aston Martin creates two exclusive new models

Q by Aston Martin creates two exclusive new models

Aston Martin is celebrating the release of the 25th James Bond film, with two exclusive 007 special editions inspired by the cars featured in No Time to Die.

Groupe PSA’s infotainment systems to adopt Android Automotive OS from 2023

Groupe PSA’s infotainment systems to adopt Android Automotive OS from 2023

GroupePSA will power their infotainment systems with Android Automotive OS, Google’s open-source platform for vehicles. From 2023, Groupe PSA customers will have access to Android powered infotainment systems. New PSA services will also be made available. Additional details to be shared at launch.

Publisher: Paul Singh

Editor: Simon Duval Smith

Global News Editor: Trisha Chowdhury

Chief Executive: Peter Wooding

Production and Design: Richard Sinfield

Main Switchboard: +44 (0) 203 325 4414

All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced or stored in a retrieval system without the written permission of the publishers. Whilst every care has been taken in compiling this publication, the publisher cannot accept responsibility for any inaccuracies or changes since going to press, or for consequential loss arising for such changes or inaccuracies, or for any other loss direct or consequential arising in connection with the information in this publication. The views expressed by the contributors are not necessarily also those of the publisher. E&EO