1. Electrify America opened 500+ electric EV charging stations across US.
  2. VW of America starts construction of battery engineering Lab in Tennesse.
  3. Hyundai to produce a new Tucson SUV in US from 2022.
  4. Australian new vehicle sales fell 1.5% year on year to 81,220 in October
  5. Continental Q3 sales down 7% to US$12.1bn
  6. NZ October sales continue 2020 downward trend
  7. South October sales continue 2020 downward trend.
  8. China’s new vehicle sales rise 12.5% year on year to2.57m units in October.
  9. Infinitum Electric teams on hybrid vehicle development.
  10. KPIT(provides software to the automotive companies)to develop charging electronics for BMW.
  11. Brandauer(a UK precision stamping company) to form part of Saietta-led consortium.
  12. Honda receives required type designation for Level 3 autonomous driving from MLIT(Japan’s Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism).
  13. Renault meets unions for Coast Reduction Plan.
  14. Jacobs Vehicle Systems’ HPD(High Power Density) engine brake is producing with a Chinese truck manufacturer.
  15. Canada provides US$269m to Regional Municipality of York build 70 EV grant.
  16. China-made cars sold doubled year-on-year in Australia.
  17. Thailand incentives a big boost for local electric and hybrid vehicle segments, replacing existing incentives.
  18. Ford to build a new E-Transit van in Kansas City Assembly Plant.
  19. UK automotive industry pleads for a zero tariff and zero quota trade deal as EU-exit negotiations enter final stages this week.
  20. Toyota industries Compressor Parts Aerica) to expand its production facilities in Pendergrass, Georgia t.
  21. Isuzu Motors India unveils BS-VI compliant D-Max Regular Cab and D-Max S-Cab for agriculture.
  22. Hyundai and Nvidia(US chip maker) unveil Nvidia Drive from 2022, which will feature all brands ad models.
  23. PowerCell Sweden secures Bosch fuel cell stack order US$1.06m.
  24. Porsche after-tax profit back in positive numbers at US$514.8m in the first nine months in 2020.
  25. GM to add 3,000 tech jobs (engineering, design, and IT) in Q1 in 2021.
  26. GM expect to resume production on Monday, Nov.16 as COVID-19 hampers Mexico.
  27. Brebo(manufacture high-performance brake parts) report a Q3 profit of US$61m.
  28. BMW reloads for EV battles with iX flagship.
  29. Lyft seeks a slice of food delivery amid slow ride-hail recovery.
  30. Mercedes Berkin plant heads to join Tesla.