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Source: CNB, 19.07.2017
CSU: Cra prices in Czech Rep increased in June 2017
Prices of both new and used cars went up, the same applies to motorcycles. Increased service prices, cheaper spare parts, detailed data, year-on-year development...
Published: 19.7.2017 23:49
Babic: AvtoVAZ plans to cut over 8,000 jobs
This represents 40% of the total workforce. Timing, sales results in H1, the profit return plan...
Published: 18.7.2017 23:43
Skoda Auto succeeded in large tender of Czech Ministry of Transport
Models and number of cars, including 4x4 and CNG, the organizations concerned, the price, the bidders, the new tender for vans, the Skoda wholesale sales and fleet centres...
Published: 18.7.2017 00:48
Pilny: BMW plans test centre for self-driving cars in Czech Rep
Considerated locations, amount of investment, other projects for autonomous vehicle testing in the country...
Published: 16.7.2017 23:19
Dieselgate: Daimler allegedly sold over 1 million vehicles with excess emissions
It reportedly results from a document issued by a German court. The carmaker did not comment on the information. Regions, timing...
Published: 14.7.2017 00:09
Chamber of deputies approved fee renewal for uninsured cars in Czech Rep
MPs have agreed on a single amendment, which concerns more rigorous control of the damage prevetion fund...
Published: 13.7.2017 01:04
Automotive industry association increased outlook for car production in Turkey in 2017
Production, export and sales in H1, negative effects on demand in the domestic market...
Published: 13.7.2017 00:50
Code of Ethics: Hyundai modified sales conditions in Czech Rep
This was done on the basis of an antitrust investigation. Details of change relating to brand insurance, financial results of Hyundai Motor Czech in 2016...
Published: 11.7.2017 23:55
Czech Antitrust Authority imposed fine to two car dealers for cartel
One of them is the NH Car. Details of forbidden behaviour, profile of the second company, amount of penalties, reduction of the fine for cooperation with UOHS...
Published: 11.7.2017 01:32
Dieselgate: Netherlands to investigate Suzuki and Chrysler for emissions
Affected Suzuki and Jeep models, recalls, testing of vehicles of other carmakers, software to protect the engine from damage...
Published: 11.7.2017 01:15
Volkswagen appointed new head of Skoda sales
Werner Eichhorn will move to a different position within the group. A new board member of Skoda Auto for sales and marketing comes from Porsche Holding Salzburg...
Published: 10.7.2017 01:21
Dieselgate: Winterkorn reportedly knew about manipulations moths before revelation of Volkswagen scandal
The automaker claims that its top management had learned the details of the manipulations only days before the scandal was revealed in the US. Details…
Published: 10.7.2017 01:03
European Commission approved PSA's takeover of Opel
The Commission's decision concerns only automotive activities. The decision regarding the takeover of the financial division...
Published: 7.7.2017 00:08
SMMT: Newly announced automotive investments in UK dropped sharply in H1
The result of the referendum on Brexit, an estimate for the whole year 2017, the country's attempt to remain a member of the customs union, a fall in car production in April and May...
Published: 6.7.2017 23:55
Volkswagen supposedly overvalue sales
The automaker did not comment on it. Country, brands, timing, number of cars, departure of head of the local representation...
Published: 3.7.2017 23:55
ACEA: Car sales in EU rose by 7.6% in May
Return to growth, results in individual countries, demand in Central Europe, automakers' sales...
Published: 3.7.2017 23:34
SDA: 270 HEVs and 36 EVs registered in Czech Rep in May
284 CNG-powered cars and 119 LPG cars were added to the registry. Leaders of alternative drives, first Mini hybrid, results over 5 months...
Published: 2.7.2017 23:49
Sales of vehicles in China dropped by 0.1% in May
Second drop in a row, registrations over 5 months, demand for sedans and SUVs, truck sales...
Published: 2.7.2017 23:27
LMC Automotive: Sales in Western Europe up by 7% in May
Demand in individual countries, drop in four states, results in 5 months, comment...
Published: 30.6.2017 06:50
Sales of Volkswagen Group up by 3.1% in May
First growth after one month drop, demand in individual markets, growth in all major regions, sale of individual brands, results in 5 months, comment...
Published: 30.6.2017 06:37
Car sales in US down by 1% in May
Fifth fall in a row, carmakers’ results, change in the position 1, outlook of LMC Automotive for 2017...
Published: 30.6.2017 06:22
Daimler prepares investment in Czech Rep
Location, distribution and retail division, demand for Mercedes-AMG cars, management of the new regional headquarters for Central Europe...
Published: 29.6.2017 01:22
Sales of Skoda cars rose by 2.4% in May
This is the 18th growth in a row. Sales in individual markets, growth in Russia, decline in China, interest in individual models, sale of the Kodiaq SUV for the first three months, comment...
Published: 29.6.2017 01:10
Car sales in Germany rose by 12.9% in May
Production and export also recorded growth. Impact of working days, demand for individual brands, orders, results for five months...
Published: 29.6.2017 00:52
Europ Assistance succeeded in LeasePlan's tender for car assistance provider in Czech Rep
Scope of services, timing, previous partner of leasing company...
Published: 28.6.2017 00:11
BusinessRent: Business Lease opened car and van rental in Czech Rep
The fleet including EVs, CNG vehicles and cars for the handicapped, prices, benefits, utilization possibilities, Tesla EVs at RentPoint car rental...
Published: 27.6.2017 23:57
New institute for car emission measurement to be established in Germany
Emissions will be measured in real traffic, not in laboratories. Timing, supervisory board, budget, financing, recent tests by German authorities, consideration of restriction of diesel cars in cities...
Published: 27.6.2017 23:45
Takata declared bankruptcy and applied for protection from creditors
The company also announced a deal on the sale of most assets. The buyer, price, promise not to close any plant and not to dismiss employees, the factories in Europe including the Czech Republic...
Published: 26.6.2017 22:48
Volkswagen agreed with unions of Slovak plants on new collective agreement
The strike ended after six days and the factory in Bratislava restored full production. Agreement details...
Published: 26.6.2017 22:29
Deloitte: Brexit can threaten thousands of jobs in German automotive industry
Estimated growth in German car prices in the UK, expected decline in sales, revenues and profits, whole study...
Published: 26.6.2017 00:26
Czech ambassadors in Europe to replace BMWs with Skoda cars
One Czech brand dealer succeeded in a tender. Models, numbers of cars, frequency of renewal, contract validity...
Published: 25.6.2017 23:35
Takata allegedly to ask for bankruptcy protection from creditors in few days
Subsequently, the company will pursue a bailout from one Japanese bank. The company’s comment...
Published: 22.6.2017 23:35
Tesla reportedly to soon close deal to build plant in China
Location, timing, avoidance of import duty, business results in the country in 2016, entry of Chinese investor...
Published: 22.6.2017 23:19
MBtech to expand one development centre in Czech Rep
Location, new halls, amount of investment, services, timing, HR, clients...
Published: 21.6.2017 23:31
Mitsubishi Motors began to offer branded insurance in Czech Rep
The partner is Uniqa, which has long-term and rich experience with branded insurance. Details of the cooperation and the product Mitsubishi insurance including PAYD/PHYD…
Published: 21.6.2017 23:05
Shandong Linglong Tire wants to build two more plants, one in Europe
Details of the strategy, sites considered, amount of investment, HR, timing, R&D, orders from carmakers and retailers, results in 2016, plan for 2017, targets for 2020...
Published: 21.6.2017 01:36
Employees of Volkswagen car plant in Slovakia started to strike
The number of participants, impact on production of individual models, absence of agency staff, management response, explosives inspection, situation in other factories, company holiday...
Published: 21.6.2017 01:18
Jaguar Land Rover wants to double production in UK by 2020
At the same time, the company wants to hire several thousand people, especially technical specialists. Business and financial results, investments in FY 2017/2018...
Published: 20.6.2017 03:08
Four automakers settled Takata airbags lawsuit in US
BMW, Toyota, Mazda and Subaru have agreed on an out-of-court settlement of thus mass lawsuit. The lawsuits filed against Honda, Ford and Nissan have not yet been settled by such an agreement...
Published: 20.6.2017 02:55
BMW Group begun to provide tyre insurance in other countries in Europe
Partner, states, models, conditions, insurance period, price, insurance cover, first model with optional runflat tires...
Published: 20.6.2017 00:05
New Mazda dealership opened in Czech Rep
Location, company and its other activities, history of the showroom, managing director, website...
Published: 18.6.2017 23:26
Takata is about to declare bankruptcy
Under the restructuring plan, it is reportedly ceasing the production of airbag inflators and other products will be sold under a new brand. Partners, timing, agreement with the US government...
Published: 18.6.2017 22:48
BMW launched sale of EVs in Slovakia
Models and prices, dealers and service shops in several cities, service contract included, battery warranty, government subsidy program for EVss and HEVs...
Published: 18.6.2017 22:22
Bosch to reportedly build new plant in Europe
The firm has not confirmed the information. Alleged location, amount of investment, products, timing, HR, subsidies, alliance with Daimler...
Published: 15.6.2017 23:52
Dieselgate: Volkswagen to provide additional warranty for emission-affected cars in Europe
Duration of the warranty, limitation, Muller's complaint about Mrs. Jourova, limited space of the Eurocommissioner to create pressure on the automaker...
Published: 15.6.2017 23:43
AutoBinck hired experienced automotive strategy specialist
Previously, he has worked for Porsche Engineering, Boston Consulting Group and Ricardo Strategic Consulting. His profile, new position, division...
Published: 15.6.2017 00:16
Volkswagen trade unions announced strike date in Slovak plants
Employee support rate, estimated participation in Bratislava, situation in other factories...
Published: 14.6.2017 23:57
Legends 2017: Attendance achieved organizer's expectations and surpassed last year's record
The number of exhibited cars and motorcycles, Czech exhibition premieres, the oldest exhibit, awards, a check for a hospital, preparation of the 5th year...
Published: 13.6.2017 23:26
CSU: Car prices in Czech Rep up m/m in May 2017
Both new and used cars, as well as motorcycles, became more expensive. Price increases for service works and spare parts, detailed data, y/y development...
Published: 13.6.2017 23:09
Opel's head resigned before finishing sale of company to PSA
Karl-Thomas Neumann, however, thinks the sale of Opel is the right thing to do. Successor, Neumann's further direction, the transaction completion...
Published: 12.6.2017 23:22
Mann+Hummel makes changes in organizational structure in Eastern Europe
Magna won contracts for Jaguar and Toyota EVs
Chassix wants to build plant in Eastern Europe
Magna selects location in Europe for its second plant for contract car production
Mitsubishi Motors plans to build plant in Eastern Europe
SaarGummi plans further investment in Czech Rep
Samsung looking for suppliers on new type of EV batteries
Constellium to build second plant in Czech Rep
Daimler wants to build huge logistics centre in Eastern Europe
Yanfeng Automotive Interiors expands technology centre in Slovakia
Innogy agreed on cooperation with another network of filling stations in Czech Rep
Ford aims to strengthen dealer network in Czech Rep
BP changed distribution strategy of Castrol lubricants in Europe
Volvo Car looking for new dealer for one site in Czech Rep
Hyunnam Automotive to expand plant in Slovakia
New BMW dealership to arise in Czech Rep
King Long expands in Europe, established partner for Czech Rep and Slovakia
Benteler to sell Benteler Engineering division
Schaeffler wants to build new plant in Eastern Europe
Folbrecht (Skoda): Half of cars might be sold with alternative drive in Europe in 2030
Emil Frey closed dealership of another brand in Czech Rep
Morawiecki: Poland attracted automotive investment from US
BNP Paribas expands its insurance company Greenval Insurance in Europe
LG Chem chose location for its first European plant for EV batteries
Toyoda Gosei to increase production in Europe
Bosch plans further investment in Czech Rep
Another Seat showroom under new concept to arise in Czech Rep
One BMW dealer in Czech Rep changed owner
Samsung expands in production of batteries for EVs in Europe
One Peugeot dealer in Czech Rep changed owner
New Renault showroom to be built in Czech Rep
Benteler to build two new plants in Central Europe
Nielsen Admosphere: Volkswagen increased investments in car advertising most in Czech Rep in H1, followed by Toyota and Renault
Kirchhoff Automotive looking for new suppliers
Rehau to expand one plant in Czech Rep
Anton Fischer ceased car sales
Skoda wants to strengthen sale of quality used cars at dealerships
Cooper Standard to build second plant in Czech Rep
Gestamp to build another plant in Central Europe
Cadillac and Corvette have new importer in Czech Rep and Slovakia
CarGarantie prepares expansion in Europe and Asia
PSA to keep distribution in 10 countries in Europe
Tukas Group announced upcoming brands, to double dealer portfolio
AutoBinck started selling cars via Internet
Safarcik: Nissan to introduce new sales concept of commercial vehicles in Czech Rep
Emil Frey expands in Europe with several brands
Porsche Holding Salzburg took over Volkswagen brands distribution in one European country
Robertson: BMW to soon expand online car sales to other countries
Yanfeng Automotive Interiors to build second plant in Czech Rep
New owner completed restructuring of Auto Charouz Group
Daimler Buses wants to expand production in Czech Rep
A123 Systems to build factory in Europe, Czech Rep won
IAC Group expanding production capacities in Czech Rep
Federal-Mogul won new contracts for brake pads
Another Skoda dealer in Czech Rep changed owner
Antonin Charouz returns to automotive business
AutoBinck wants to buy some dealers in Central Europe
Kovolis Hedvikov to build new plant in Czech Rep
Ford Store: Ford chose six dealers in Czech Rep to sell premium products
EWT Truck & Trailer introduced strategy by 2020
Dachser to introduce solution for automotive industry
Renault to expand sales of EVs in Central Europe
Nexen Tire won new contracts in Europe
Swell to expand its R&D centre
Jaguar Land Rover looking for new suppliers, also in Czech Rep
Servisni pojistovna changed organizational structure and plans to expand in Czech Rep
Autocentrum Barth agreed to cooperate with another carmaker
Toyota Motor aims to reduce prices at parts suppliers after year
JTEKT presented business and investment plan for Czech plant of Koyo Bearings until 2017
Hyundai expands operations in Central Europe
Futaba strengthens European sales team, focusing on non-Japanese carmakers
Porsche Inter Auto plans to build new showroom in Czech Rep
Solaris looking for new suppliers
Iveco wants to expand production and development in Czech Rep
Uni Gasket to expand production in Europe
Karasek: Tatra is looking for new and alternative suppliers
Ford to expand product offer in Europe with trucks
Vision & Strategy 2025: Brose to make global competence centre from Ostrava
Swell introduced expansion plan by 2018
Car and parts makers in Morocco demand subcontracts for EUR 175 million
New Mercedes-Benz dealership to be built in Czech Rep
Skoda Auto to expand portfolio with new suppliers from Asia and South-East Europe
First car dealer punished in Czech Rep according to act on criminal liability of legal persons
Benet Automotive is working on second car concept design
Aston Martin looking for new suppliers, also in Czech Rep
One Honda dealer in Czech Rep stood against corrupt officials, court sent them to jail
Brano aims to develop its own electric vehicle, later might start producing it
Source: Google Analytics, June 2017
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