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Paccar production outlook to 2020

Paccar production outlook to 2020

Paccar produced an estimated 160,000 trucks in 2015. The world’s 4th largest producer of >16t trucks sells vehicles in North America (Kenworth and Peterbilt) and Europe (DAF). This exclusive Automotive World report outlines why Paccar's output is anticipated to drop by 5% in 2016, followed by a recovery from 2018 that will take the OEM to a new peak by 2020.

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Volkswagen Group light vehicle model plans and production outlook to 2019

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After selling 10 million units in 2014 – four years ahead of its original 2018 target – the year 2015 turned into an annus horribilis for VW Group as boardroom disruption in April was followed a few months later by the diesel emissions scandal. This exclusive Automotive World report considers likely developments in VW Group's light vehicle operations in the years to 2019, and considers how the emissions scandal might affect the OEM's longer-term prospects.

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Guide to the automotive world in 2016

Guide to the automotive world in 2016

What does 2016 hold for the global automotive industry? This annual publication- available exclusively to Automotive World subscribers - features a mix of interviews with and articles by top global automotive industry analysts and consultants.

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Africa’s new vehicle market: Prospects to 2019

Africa’s new vehicle market: Prospects to 2019

In 2014, demand for new light vehicles (LVs) in Africa reached 1.7 million units, while demand for new heavy CVs (HCVs) rose by almost 4% to just under 175,000 units. According to this exclusive Automotive World report, LV demand is forecast to rise to over 2 million units in the years to 2019, with annual HCV demand rising to almost 230,000 units by the end of the forecast period.

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General Motors model plans and production outlook to 2019

General Motors model plans and production outlook to 2019

GM reported 9.92 million retail deliveries in 2014, its second successive year of record sales. This exclusive Automotive World report outlines how the OEM's global light vehicle output will increase in each year to 2019, from 9.5 million units in 2014 to 10.7 million by the end of the forecast period.

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Autonomous cars by 2020 – really?

Autonomous cars by 2020 – really?

Whether for reasons of safety, comfort or simply engineering and technology leadership, various OEMs have said they expect to have autonomous car technology ready for launch by or in 2020. Built around exclusive insight from industry stakeholders, this Automotive World report investigates the likelihood of commercially available autonomous passenger cars being on the road by 2020; where; and if not in 2020, when.

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South America’s new vehicle market: Prospects to 2019

South America's new vehicle market: Prospects to 2019

This exclusive Automotive World report looks at the prospects for South America's new vehicle market, which is expected to see light vehicle (LV) demand fall by 16-17% in 2015, and heavy CV (HCV) demand decline by up to 33%. Beyond 2015, both sectors are expected to return to growth, taking the region's new vehicle market to nearly 6 million units by the end of the forecast period.

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