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Volkswagen of America, Inc. today announced the successful completion of its Renewable Diesel Evaluation Program in collaboration with Solazyme, Inc. (Nasdaq:SZYM) and Amyris, Inc. (Nasdaq:AMRS), two of the world’s leaders in renewable fuels and products. Beginning in 2012, Volkswagen measured the environmental impacts from the use of pre-commercial renewable diesel…

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Today, Evatran Group, Inc. announced that it has completed a strategic investment from Zhejiang VIE Science and Technology Company (“VIE”), a leading manufacturer of automotive parts based in Zhejiang Province, China. The initial investment of $1.6 Million is the first phase of a planned further partnership with Evatran to introduce…

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Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. announced today that the company and its Movistar Yamaha MotoGP racing team's Valentino Rossi made their debuts at the Goodwood Festival of Speed, the world's largest motorsport garden party, which was held in West Sussex, the U.K., on June 25-28. The gala appearances were part of…

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GKN Automotive, the world leader in conventional and electrified driveline systems, is developing the intelligent, advanced driveline technology of the future for a new generation of vehicles, as all-wheel drive (AWD) and hybrid electric vehicle production is forecast to soar on the back of growing consumer demand. Despite competition from…

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Nexteer Automotive, a global leader in advanced steering and driveline systems, produced its 30 millionth electric power steering (EPS) unit. What is an EPS Unit? EPS uses a combination of electric motors, actuators, sensors and controllers to give drivers the best steering control for all driving conditions. It also gives…

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Toyota Motor North America today unveiled architectural renderings of its future North American headquarters, providing new details of the site layout and exterior design of its environmentally sensitive corporate campus. In support of the Company’s “One Toyota” vision, the renderings reveal buildings and outdoor spaces designed to create a collaborative…

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The electric vehicle (EV) market in the United States is growing rapidly. The market is now approaching a tipping point where EVs are becoming mainstream. Drivers are increasingly seeking special EV tariffs from their electric utilities for when they recharge their vehicles at home. For years, select utilities have experimented…

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Historic EV milestone reached in early June Alliance sells half of all EVs globally EV sales up nearly 15 percent through May vs. same period last year Nissan LEAF remains world's best-selling EV Frenchman from Bordeaux bought 250,000th  Alliance EV: a Renault ZOE The Renault-Nissan Alliance, the world's leader in…

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DENSO Corporation received Ford Motor Company's coveted Aligned Business Framework (ABF) award for its global supply of a full line up of Air Conditioning (AC) Compressors and Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) assemblies and modules at Ford's 17th World Excellence Awards ceremony on May 21, 2015. DENSO was one…

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Building on the success of its first edition in 2013, the Pôle Automobile Nord-Pas-de-Calais and its partners are organising on 25 June the second European Automotive Forum in Lille, France. This FEAL², international Forum, will provide informed perspectives on current and future challenges in the automotive sector and aims to…