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VAMA continues to grow in China despite market decline thanks to “strength” in high quality steel

– Exclusive interview with Jurgen Cobbaut, CMO of VAMA CHANGSHA, Hunan – China’s auto market may be in the midst of its worst downturn ever, but Valin ArcelorMittal Automotive Steel Co., Ltd. (VAMA) is still growing despite the decline. “It’s a paradox,” said Jurgen Cobbaut, CMO of VAMA. “We are actually getting

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Huawei wants to make vehicles “harmonious” with new OS, expects C-V2X on 15 percent of vehicles by 2025

DONGGUAN, Guangdong – Huawei’s move into the automotive ecosphere has taken another major step. Less than four months after China’s leading global provider of ICT (information & communications technology) infrastructure and smart devices vehemently said at Auto Shanghai 2019 that it does not plan to make cars but rather wants to

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WNEVC: Consensus on 2035 global NEV share target of 50 percent reached, but executives call for policy stability

BO’AO, Hainan – The global auto industry spotlight was in Bo’ao, China’s island province of Hainan in early July at the first annual World New Energy Vehicle Congress (WNEVC) hosted by China Association for Science & Technology (CAST) and the Hainan Provincial People’s Government. The three-day event held on July 1-3

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Borgward’s odd marriage with UCAR and their plan to redefine automotive retail in China

Exclusive interview with Bruno Lambert, Global President, Borgward “UCAR and Borgward are creating a new integrated “animal” to transform automotive retail from a traditional one-time static transaction model to a dynamic lifetime usage model where car ownership and shared mobility can be complementary.” BEIJING – CAR Inc., China’s leading car rental platform, recently began offering one-day

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