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Next-gen Mazda 3 to feature spark-less ignition engine
Mazda Motor Corporation announced today it will unveil two new concept models at the 2017 Tokyo Motor Show, “one that heralds the company’s next-generation products and another that embodies the direction of the company’s next-generation design”. Mazda will also display the SKYACTIV-X next-g...
Mexico’s auto production increases 7.7% in September, exports up 15%
Last month, Mexico’s automotive industry built 307,174 cars and light trucks, a 7.7% increase compared to the 285,344 units assembled in the ninth month of 2016 and the highest figure for a month of September ever, according to data from the Mexican Automotive Industry Association (AMIA). From Ja...
Sources: Volkswagen Puebla plant tools up to build the T Roc compact SUV
Volkswagen’s Puebla assembly plant is already in the tooling process to build the new T Roc compact SUV, which was revealed in Frankfurt early this year, Mexican automotive news site Al Volante reported citing unnamed sources. According to Al Volante sources, there’s several changes going on at...
The Brose plant in Colon, coming out as planned
The construction of the new plant for Brose Corporation, which will be located in the municipality of Colon, is coming out exactly as planned, despite the adjusts prompted by the cancellation of the Ford plant in San Luis Potosi. The beginning of operations in the Brose plant in Colon is scheduled f...
Here’s how sales of Mexico-made cars ended up in September across the US market
in September, auto sales for Mexico-made vehicles in the U.S. market were marked by a strong demand in the Audi Q5, the Honda HR-V and the Toyota Tacoma, with all of them reporting two-digit increases in sales. However, the Volkswagen Jetta experienced the biggest hike in sales with a skyrocketing 4...