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Outlook of the Global Automotive Industry in 2015 : Market to Surpass 91

Outlook of the Global Automotive Industry in 2015 : Market to Surpass 91
The global automotive market is expected to surpass million units sales driven by driven by growth in the western world which will offset the slowdown in the emerging markets. Collapse of the D segment and rise of C and Small and Compact SUV segment.
Read more on PR Newswire (press release)

Volkswagen CrossBlue Mid-Size SUV Concept Makes Global Debut at NAIAS

If it goes into production, the CrossBlue would flesh out the Volkswagen SUV lineup with a seven-seat midsize crossover. The CrossBlue features a highly innovative plug-in hybrid powertrain that mates a TDI® Clean Diesel engine with two electric motors, a DSG® dual-clutch automatic transmission, and an electric all-wheel-drive system that is dubbed “propshaft by wire.”