Thursday, 30 June 2016
Caterpillar Inc. has agreed to pay $60 million to settle claims about defects in its C13 and C15 heavy commercial vehicle engines.
Wednesday, 29 June 2016
Volkswagen AG has reached settlement agreements with the United States Department of Justice (DOJ) and the State of California; the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC); and private plaintiffs represented by the Plaintiffs' Steering Committee (PSC) to resolve civil claims regarding eligible Volkswagen and Audi 2-litre TDI diesel engine vehicles in the US.
Development of small-displacement diesel engines using compacted graphite iron (CGI) and offering over 100 bhp/litre is under way.
Saturday, 25 June 2016
Friday, 24 June 2016
Wednesday, 22 June 2016
Tuesday, 21 June 2016
Friday, 17 June 2016
Thursday, 16 June 2016
Wednesday, 15 June 2016
As the UK hovers on the brink of deciding either to Leave or Remain in the EU, Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) has opened its new R$750 million (£240 million) manufacturing facility in the state of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Shock news from the US suggests the economy is not too healthy as orders for heavy trucks in the region plunged 30 per cent compared with the same period last year.
Tuesday, 14 June 2016
Calsonic Kansei, a supplier of heat exchange, air conditioning, exhaust, interior and electronic automotive components, has created a new R&D centre at Millbrook’s Bedfordshire-based Technology Park in the UK.
Thursday, 9 June 2016
Tuesday, 7 June 2016
Truck operators handling containers could face additional delays at ports as from 1 July shippers will be required to weigh and certify the contents of containers.