All articles by Luke Martin

Luke joined Just Auto as a Trainee Reporter in April 2023, having graduated from the University of Manchester with a BA (Hons) degree in History. He is mainly interested in future mobility and the road to EV adoption.

Luke Martin

Hyundai, Korea Zinc form EV battery materials partnership

Companies to collaborate on sourcing and processing of nickel and exploring new business opportunities, including recycling

Magna outlines net-zero strategy

Magna aims to achieve net-zero emissions status by 2050

GM and Google Cloud develop AI collaboration

Partnership has expanded to the use of Google Cloud’s conversational AI technology, Dialogflow

Kia to recycle plastic from Pacific for future EV models

Kia partner, The Ocean Cleanup, has reclaimed a 55-tonne haul of plastic from the Pacific Ocean

BMW starts construction on logistics centre in Germany

Construction at Plant Leipzig expected for completion in mid-2024

Hyundai Mobis launches V2X technology modules

Connectivity modules will enable more V2X applications

JLR creates battery energy storage system from second-life car batteries

Batteries sourced from prototype and engineering test vehicles

Tech Mahindra inks deal focused on AI adoption

Focus on ADAS, in-cabin systems, and autonomous vehicle applications

Volkswagen reorganises semiconductor procurement

VW Group will source strategically important semiconductor chips directly from chip suppliers

Continental launches 5G network at Czech Republic plant

Integration of over 1,000 devices and sensors to boost digitalisation in production processes