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    1. December 18, 2014

      Car fuel cell pioneer Intelligent Energy looks for spark

      With Toyota, Hyundai and Honda all set to have products on the market by the end of 2016, is the fuel cell electric car...

    2. December 12, 2014

      Cheaper fuel revives popularity of bigger vehicles in the US

      John Bruno, president of one of New York’s biggest Cadillac car dealerships, sighs over the challenges of satisfying demand...

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    1. December 11, 2014

      Chivalry holds Japanese women back

      Japan’s carmakers are gleaming symbols of industrial strength. But there is one area in which they are not so shiny yet:...

    2. December 10, 2014

      China graft purge claims fresh tiger scalp

      One of China’s most powerful regulators has been sentenced to life in prison on corruption charges, becoming the latest...

    3. December 7, 2014

      Sharp displays may be the shape of things to come

      Display technology has seen all manner of innovations, but the rectangular design of digital devices — be they smartphones,...

    4. November 21, 2014

      VW lifts five-year investment to €85.6bn

      As Germany comes under international pressure to invest more at home, and boost demand in the eurozone, Volkswagen has...

    5. November 20, 2014

      Carmakers are looking out on a road littered with hazards

      Imagine driving on a busy road surrounded by speed cameras while trying to programme the sat nav. And then the fuel starts...

    6. November 19, 2014

      Japan: Mirai, Mirai on the wall

      How many Japanese cars sell in the US under Japanese names? Not too many. So, give Toyota’s Mirai some credit when it...

    7. November 19, 2014

      Takata: mission control

      Our mission – your safety. So goes the slogan of Japanese car safety equipment manufacturer Takata. It is more than an...

    8. November 19, 2014

      Takata airbag recall widened to whole US

      Safety regulators have stepped up demands for an airbag supplier to recall vehicles with potentially dangerous airbags from...

    9. November 18, 2014

      Cost and lack of fuel stations drag on hydrogen car take-up

      The biggest hurdles to the widespread adoption of hydrogen-powered cars are the cost of building such vehicles and the lack...

    10. November 18, 2014

      Profile: The man at the centre of Uber controversy

      Emil Michael once skydived with US paratroopers when he was an adviser to the White House. This week, the senior...

    11. November 18, 2014

      Toyota bets on hydrogen technology

      Following years of self-reflection over its growth strategy and quality lapses, Toyota is back on the offensive with its...

    12. November 16, 2014

      Corporate Japan keeps production abroad

      Aggressive monetary easing is undermining the yen, but that is not stopping Japanese companies from producing more of their...

    13. November 16, 2014

      Weak yen fuels Japan Inc

      The weak yen has revved up Toyota Motor. Announcing first-half results this month, the Aichi-based automaker lifted its...

    14. November 16, 2014

      VW to launch made-for-India vehicle

      Volkswagen is set to launch its first vehicle “developed uniquely for India”, as the German carmaker attempts to arrest a...

    15. November 13, 2014

      Yen heads toward seven-year low

      The yen neared its weakest level in seven years on Thursday and Tokyo’s stock indices once more outperformed their Asian...

    16. November 12, 2014

      Japan: circle of wealth

      In 1949, it took 360 Japanese yen to buy one US dollar. The currency has been on a roller-coaster ride ever after. The...

    17. November 5, 2014

      Toyota forecasts another year of record profit as yen weakens

      Toyota is projecting a second straight year of record profits after it upgraded its annual targets on the back of a weaker...

    18. November 3, 2014

      Hyundai and Kia settle US mileage claims

      South Korean carmakers Hyundai and Kia have agreed to settle claims they overstated fuel economy statistics for almost 1.2m...

    19. November 2, 2014

      Companies diary: November 3 – November 7

      Diary commentary from FT reporters; data and company announcements, unless otherwise stated, from Thomson Reuters. Company...

    20. October 24, 2014

      Toyota sells part of its Tesla stake

      Toyota has sold a part of its stake in US electric carmaker Tesla, as the world’s biggest automaker banks on fuel cell...

    21. October 23, 2014

      Baby boom generation just refuses to quit

      In 1889, when Otto von Bismarck, the German chancellor, introduced the first state pension scheme for those over 70, average...

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      October 22, 2014

      Malaysia revs up for re-run of "Asean car" dream

      The dream of an “Asean car” was first floated, in broad terms, by former prime minister of Malaysia, Mahathir Mohamad, when...

    23. October 21, 2014

      Takata shares plunge after US urges ‘immediate’ airbag fix

      Shares in Japanese airbag supplier Takata plunged by nearly a quarter on Tuesday after owners of 4.7m vehicles were urged by...

    24. October 19, 2014

      Companies target baby boomers and the $15tn silver economy

      Ford is developing a driving seat that can detect a potential heart attack and bring the car safely to a stop, joining a...

    25. October 19, 2014

      Japan rolls out first commercial jet in half a century

      Japan has launched its first commercial jet in half a century, touting the sleek aircraft as the culmination of the...

    26. October 15, 2014

      Toyota recalls another 1.75m cars for three separate defects

      Toyota is recalling more than 1.75m vehicles globally to address three separate defects, as the Japanese carmaker continues...

    27. October 14, 2014

      SoftBank buys streaming video service DramaFever

      SoftBank, the Japanese telecoms company, is bulking up its digital content portfolio with the acquisition of DramaFever, a...

    28. October 9, 2014

      Hydrogen carmakers welcome UK government fuel station funds

      The handful of people who drive hydrogen-powered cars in the UK received good news on Thursday: they will soon have more...

    29. October 8, 2014

      Thailand car sales hit by double whammy

      Plunging car sales in Thailand have left carmakers scrambling to revive their fortunes in a market that is both a production...

    30. October 8, 2014

      US and European carmakers face hurdles in southeast Asia

      Few places in southeast Asia highlight the ambition driving western carmakers to sell vehicles in the region as well as the...

    31. October 8, 2014

      Japan aims to turn robotics into profit

      Panasonic’s Hideo Kawakami has wrestled with more failures than successes in his two-decade-long career in robot making. But...

    32. October 7, 2014

      Czech carmakers speed ahead but country faces competition

      A dozen years ago, 120 hectares of land north of Ovcary, a tiny village in the centre of the Czech Republic, was rolling...

    33. October 1, 2014

      Fat-finger trade sends shudder through Japan stocks

      A fat-fingered trade sent a spasm through Japan’s stock market on Wednesday when a transaction worth almost Y68tn ($622bn) –...

    34. September 30, 2014

      Toyota hit by recall and US regulator probe

      Vehicle recalls and US regulatory scrutiny have once again spooked investors in Toyota Motor, dragging down shares in the...

    35. September 28, 2014

      A carmaker’s tricks oils non-profit wheels

      What can a car manufacturer teach a food bank? Plenty, according to Wiljeana Glover, a professor of technology, operations...

    36. September 17, 2014

      Auto lenders face tougher US supervision

      A proposal by the US Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to supervise large nonbank auto lenders has met with strong...

    37. beyondbrics

      September 17, 2014

      Brand disloyalty to shake up China's auto market

      A huge bonfire of the brands awaits auto manufacturers in China as some 90m car owners prepare to disregard loyalty when...

    38. beyondbrics

      September 9, 2014

      Guest post: Africa's time is now for hesitant US corporates

      President Obama’s US-Africa Business Summit in August drew a top-notch group of African heads of state, business leaders,...

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