DailyKanban Behind The Great Firewall of China


DailyKanban’s Bertel Schmitt is headed to Beijing for the auto show, and will not be posting daily news briefs for the next few days while stuck behind the Great Firewall. While he is away gathering the latest news from the world’s largest car market, you can stay up to date on the latest by following E.W. Niedermeyer on Twitter.

Monday morning car news roundup, April 18, 2016

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Friday morning car news roundup, April 15, 2016


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Thursday morning car news roundup, April 14, 2016

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Class Struggle At VW, And A Long List Of Open Questions


In a diesel engine, pressure causes heat, resulting finally in a detonation. German carmaker Volkswagen AG internalized that principle. Unprecedented pressure from outside and within is bringing the company closer and closer to explosion. While the … [Continue reading]

Wednesday morning car news roundup, April 13, 2016

Today is Wednesday

Top News:   Delphi wins appeal with IRS, can be considered British company - Automotive News: Delphi Automotive has won an appeal with the U.S. Internal Revenue Service and can be considered a British company, the automotive supplier said … [Continue reading]

Tuesday morning car news roundup, April 12, 2016

Today is Tuesday

Top News: Volkswagen's Board to Discuss Giving Up Bonuses - WSJ: Volkswagen's top executives are remunerated through a combination of fixed ... Lower Saxony, which holds 20% of Volkswagen's voting capital, and... BMW Group extends car-sharing … [Continue reading]

Monday morning car news roundup, April 11, 2016


Top News:   VW's management, workers to develop strategy for core brand - Reuters: Volkswagen (VW) and its labour leaders will develop packages to secure factories in Germany, the carmaker said on Monday after a meeting of the ... Daimler … [Continue reading]