The year 2021 has been a year most consumers would rather forget due to soaring prices. Car buying, in general, has been choppy for both the used and new vehicle markets. With low inventory, it was hard to get a good deal. So how have car sales evolved since theRead More →

With Russia’s invasion of Ukraine making headlines around the world, automotive industry supply chains are under new pressure. In addition to component deliveries, challenges arise in terms of critical raw materials in the context of supply disruptions from Ukraine and trade sanctions imposed on Russia by the United States andRead More →

CLICK TO ENLARGE PETALING JAYA: Constraints on the supply side, particularly in the chip sector, have hampered the growth of the automotive industry. Statistics released by the Malaysian Automotive Association (MAA) showed that the continued shortage of computer chips and supply chain disruption due to floods in December affected totalRead More →

KIMBALL, Minn. (WCCO) – The pandemic has changed many ways of doing business. The automotive industry is no different. Supply chain issues have made new cars hard to come by. But a small-town dealership in central Minnesota rose to the challenges en route to its best-selling year ever. READ MORE:Read More →

Vehicle sales in 2022 are expected to continue on a positive trend with the South African automotive industry showing resilience. South Africa’s auto industry is off to a strong start in 2022 with total vehicle sales in January at 41,382 units, up 19.5% from the same period last year, MarkRead More →

SEVERAL automakers have welcomed the move to improve the level of electric vehicle technology certification offered by vocational training institutions in Australia. Although the companies all have their own in-house training programs, they recognize the importance of training qualified technicians to service, diagnose and repair battery electric vehicles (BEVs) andRead More →

There’s money in selling cars, but to make big profits, you need to do business right. Convincing people who have just bought a new car to buy another one is not an easy task. That’s why you need to focus on your business and build strong customer relationships by providingRead More →

The automotive sector has spent 2021 under the shadow of the chip crisis, logistical bottlenecks and record increases in raw material costs, while industry representatives in Turkey say the main automakers program local auto this year will again supply chain management. Automotive Industry Association (OSD) Chief Haydar Yenigün, assessing theRead More →

DUBLIN, January 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The “Global Premium Interior Trim Market (by Surface Material and Region): Insights and Forecast with Potential Impact of COVID-19 (2021-2025)” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.comit is offer. The Global Premium Interior Trim Market is Expected to Record a Value of US$1.88 billion inRead More →

For the first time ever, U.S. passenger car sales unexpectedly increased in December 2021, despite the fact that sales often dip at the end of the year as buyers favor New Year’s purchases compared to the last month of the previous year.Data from PAMA (Pakistan Automobile Manufacturers Association) reveals startlingRead More →

January 11, 2022 1641906107 Categories Market & Trends Studies & Figures © Ford As sustainability becomes a growing trend in the automotive industry, automakers are increasingly opting for vegan alternatives in car interiors and greener solutions for transportation. As consumer desire for sustainable materials drives demand, the most vegan carsRead More →

LANSING, Michigan – Car sales in Michigan are expected to remain well below what they were before the pandemic, and consumer prices are likely to remain high as dealerships face supply chain issues. “It really caused vehicle sales and production to drop dramatically. The past two years and again thisRead More →

NEW DELHI: Chip shortages continue to disrupt supplies to the automotive industry. Wholesale shipments to dealers fell 19% in November, as the semiconductor shortage continued to affect vehicle production and subsequent deliveries to dealerships, auto industry body Siam said on Friday. Vehicle shipments amounted to 2.15 lakh units last monthRead More →

Lafayette – The automotive industry continues to feel the effects of the covid-19 pandemic. First it was a shortage of new and rental cars; now used car prices are the last to be affected. Average used car prices have skyrocketed during the pandemic. Apart from continued global supply shortages, HubRead More →

Originally published on Transport & Environment. (Also exists in German, Spanish, Polish, French, and Italian.) The European auto industry is using aggressive lobbying and making unsubstantiated allegations in an attempt to derail EU plans to cut pollution from road transport, campaign group Transport & Environment (T&E) revealed in a statementRead More →

Electric vehicles have encountered a serious obstacle on the way to widespread public use. Dominating recent self-driving vehicle news, US authorities have launched a formal investigation into Tesla’s autopilot system, rival Chinese manufacturer Nio suffered the fatal crash of one of its self-driving cars, and General Motors has extended itsRead More →

the Pakistan Automobile Manufacturers Association (PAMA) revealed sales figures for the local automotive industry. In the outgoing fiscal year 2021 (FY21), the local auto industry grew by 62% on an annual basis (YoY) to 181,397 units from 111,965 units the previous year. The reason for the outstanding performance of theRead More →