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  • VW amazon cloud

    Building Volkswagen’s Industrial Cloud


    Volkswagen Group’s landmark project with Amazon Web Services will help to connect all its global factories, and eventually the supply chain as well. At the core of the project is a drive to establish a standard software stack that will transform the way production IT is developed and implemented across Volkswagen locations.

  • FCA Sergio Marchionne

    PSA-FCA merger: Sergio Marchionne gets his wish, posthumously


    As CEO of FCA, Sergio Marchionne tried and tried to find a mega-merger partner for the group. Less less than two years after his death, a likely candidate has emerged…

  • Dyson brand

    What took the air out of Dyson’s electric car project?


    The iconic manufacturer of vacuum cleaners has cancelled plans to develop and build an EV. That was probably a smart decision, considering the huge costs, competition and struggling market that Dyson would have been entering. An analysis from Ultima Media’s automotive analyst, Daniel Harrison.

  • Honda Swindon

    Jobs cut with diesel going down


    Both carmakers and suppliers are cutting jobs at European factories as the decline of diesel continues. Michael Nash provides an overview

  • GM Cruise AV RoofRack

    Building blocks for autonomous vehicles


    Michael Nash touches on some of the most recent announcements regarding the production of autonomous vehicles

  • VW ID.3

    Volkswagen electric vehicles - the next chapter


    Factories that make vehicles with internal combustion engines could soon be making electric vehicles. Volkswagen has already started the transition at one of its plants

  • BMW Brilliance 5G network

    5G networking spreads in car production


    Certain companies have started leveraging 5G in their car manufacturing facilities in China with the hope of drastically increasing efficiency. Michael Nash provides an insight

  • Shenyang battery

    Cutting battery production costs


    Automation and economies of scale could see a reduction in battery production costs. Michael Nash takes a look