FRANKFURT, Jan 30- A boom in demand for car safety systems will help German engineer Robert Bosch to boost sales and profit margins this year, it forecast on Friday. The company, a major supplier of electronic and mechanical automotive components, said preliminary figures showed group sales reached 48.9 billion euros last year, up 6.2 percent on the year before,...» Read More
Emerging market currencies are likely to remain weak for the long term, and that's spurring a strategy shift, General Motors said.
Alcoa announced it plans to acquire jet engine component maker Firth Rixson from Oak Hill Capital Partners for $2.85 billion in cash and stock.
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Navigating an auto auction can be tricky. Jeff Allen and his father, Tom Souter, reveal the secrets to getting the best price.
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Nissan Motor takes the veil off the first car in its resurrected Datsun brand in New Delhi on Monday, part of a foray by the Japanese auto maker into cheap cars for emerging markets.
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Michael Odell, CEO of Pep Boys, reveals his company's new look and shares his plans to expand its business.