Local News, Worldwide Research
From its headquarters in the US, Power Systems Research collects, analyzes and forecasts data through its regional offices around the world. In this section, you'll find local news for each of the key regions in which Power Systems Research operates. This page contains blog posts dealing with information around the world.
To find information on a specific region, Brazil/South America, for example, simply click on the region/country flag at the top left, or select the region/country in the Directory to the left, or type in the region or country in the Search box at the left.
May 28, 2017
Eagan, Minnesota--The St. Thomas Academy (STA) high school Experimental Vehicle Team (EVT) that's sponsored by Power Systems Research, won its class in the International Shell Eco-Marathon Driver's World Champions held May 28, 2017, in London.
The race was cancelled after the first of four laps due to rain, but STA had the fastest lap in the time trial and was in first place by a wide margin when the race was called. Our team's good fortune this year makes up for our bad luck last year when the STA car crashed while leading the race. >Read more
May 26, 2017
Far East: Japan
MAN Diesel & Turbo Expands Mitsui Pact
This comprehensive agreement promises a unique product portfolio for these two firms, who are longstanding partners with multiple previous collaborations. They have now agreed to to extend their mutual activities initially to cover sales, production, R&D, and EPC (engineering, procurement, construction).
PSR Analysis: The collaboration between MAN Diesel, a giant in marine diesel engines, and Mitsui Zosen, the top player in Japan's low-speed >Read more
May 24, 2017
Surviving the 2016 pre-buy quake
PSR Analysis: Registrations of motorcycles and mopeds in the EU reached 254,487 units during Q1 2017, dropping 3.3% compared to Q1 2016, according to the latest figures released by the European Association of Motorcycle Manufacturers (ACEM).
While France, and Italy performed positively (+3.35% and + 1.11% respectively) all the other major markets were down: Germany -6%, Spain -9% and the UK -15%.
Overall, motorcycles sales declined for the quarter (-6% compared to Q1 2016), while moped registrations >Read more
May 24, 2017
May 22, 2017--The Indian CV Industry is expected to register good growth numbers across different segments, driven by the slew of forward-looking changes taking place in the market.
The M&HCV (truck) segment is likely to register a growth of 6-8% >Read more
May 23, 2017
Fabio Ferraresi contributed to this report
Agrishow Registers Sales Increase of 13%
The biggest agricultural fair of Brazil posted sales of 2.2 billion BRL, up13% compared to last year's show. The volume might be even higher when adding business done by banks and transactions started at the fair. Total results are expected in the next weeks.
Source: Automotive Business
PSR Analysis: T >Read more