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After General Motors, Another Carmaker Says We Must Learn to Live With the Chip Shortage
After General Motors, Another Carmaker Says We Must Learn to Live With the Chip Shortage

3 Oct 2022, 18:31 UTC / While most carmakers expected the chip shortage to approach its end this year, Stellantis says the return to normal would take a while

 
Toyota and the Horror Chip Shortage: Five Plants Closed, Car Production Going Down
Toyota and the Horror Chip Shortage: Five Plants Closed, Car Production Going Down

1 Oct 2022, 19:49 UTC / The Japanese carmaker has recently announced record sales in the month of August, but the chip struggle keeps wreaking havoc

 
Automotive Chip Market Expected to Double in Four Years Versus 1998 Figures
Automotive Chip Market Expected to Double in Four Years Versus 1998 Figures

30 Sep 2022, 05:15 UTC / IC Insights expects the automotive chip market share to reach 9.9 percent share by 2026, which is more than double the 1998 numbers

 
The World Could Finally Wave Goodbye to the Chip Shortage Next Year
The World Could Finally Wave Goodbye to the Chip Shortage Next Year

26 Sep 2022, 04:28 UTC / Analyst predicts that the semiconductor market could finally stabilize at some point next year when most disruptions would be resolved

 
Another Carmaker Offers Proof the Chip Shortage Is a Never-Ending Nightmare
Another Carmaker Offers Proof the Chip Shortage Is a Never-Ending Nightmare

25 Sep 2022, 08:37 UTC / Honda has recently announced that it’s reducing the production at two of its factories because of the semiconductor crisis

 
Toyota to Suspend Production at Half of Its Factories Due to Obvious Reasons
Toyota to Suspend Production at Half of Its Factories Due to Obvious Reasons

23 Sep 2022, 21:36 UTC / The Japanese carmaker has acknowledged new problems caused by the semiconductor shortage, with production adjusted for October

 
General Motors’ Kokomo Parking Lot Shows the Nightmare the Chip Shortage Is Still Causing
General Motors’ Kokomo Parking Lot Shows the Nightmare the Chip Shortage Is Still Causing

22 Sep 2022, 04:36 UTC / Parking lot at old General Motors plant is filled with pickup trucks that are currently waiting for microchips to be installed

 
Chip Maker Announces New Silicon Carbide Plant, No Reason to Party Just Yet
Chip Maker Announces New Silicon Carbide Plant, No Reason to Party Just Yet

21 Sep 2022, 04:59 UTC / Wolfspeed has recently announced that it plans to build a new Silicon Carbide Materials manufacturing facility in Chatham County

 
Top Chipmaker Explains What Car Companies Did Wrong Before the Shortage
Top Chipmaker Explains What Car Companies Did Wrong Before the Shortage

19 Sep 2022, 04:37 UTC / TSMC, which is currently one of the world’s leading chipmakers, urges car manufacturing companies to start building chip stock

 
The Chip Shortage Keeps Wreaking Havoc in the Car Industry as Plant Shutdowns Continue
The Chip Shortage Keeps Wreaking Havoc in the Car Industry as Plant Shutdowns Continue

13 Sep 2022, 21:21 UTC / Renault is the latest big carmaker to suspend the production at one of its plants, once again because of the constrained chip inventory

 
The Chip Nightmare Continues for Toyota as Sales Go Down for the 11th Consecutive Month
The Chip Nightmare Continues for Toyota as Sales Go Down for the 11th Consecutive Month

1 Sep 2022, 22:04 UTC / The Japanese carmaker has reported another month with a YoY decrease, as the chip shortage keeps wreaking havoc in its business

 
Hyundai Laughs in the Face of the Chip Shortage, That’s Why We Need Superheroes
Hyundai Laughs in the Face of the Chip Shortage, That’s Why We Need Superheroes

1 Sep 2022, 21:29 UTC / The South Korean carmaker has managed to increase its sales by no less than 12 percent in August despite the constrained chip inventory

 
The Chip Shortage Nightmare Continues as More Car Plants Go Offline
The Chip Shortage Nightmare Continues as More Car Plants Go Offline

25 Aug 2022, 21:38 UTC / Stellantis has announced that two of its manufacturing facilities will be shut down temporarily because of the lack of semiconductors

 
Nissan Manager on the Chip Shortage: Everything Is OK, Prices Still Fair
Nissan Manager on the Chip Shortage: Everything Is OK, Prices Still Fair

24 Aug 2022, 22:46 UTC / While the chip shortage keeps causing nightmares to carmakers around the world, a Nissan manager says a solution still exists

 
The Chip Shortage: The Good News and the Bad News for Carmakers
The Chip Shortage: The Good News and the Bad News for Carmakers

15 Aug 2022, 14:38 UTC / Research shows that the lead times have slightly improved in July, but this isn’t necessarily good news for carmakers worldwide

 
Chipmakers Expand Alliance as Carmakers Keep Calling for Help
Chipmakers Expand Alliance as Carmakers Keep Calling for Help

13 Aug 2022, 11:02 UTC / Qualcomm and GlobalFoundries have decided to expand their collaboration in order to double the semiconductor production worldwide

 
Another Carmaker Confirms the Struggle: The Demand Exists But Not Enough Chips
Another Carmaker Confirms the Struggle: The Demand Exists But Not Enough Chips

11 Aug 2022, 19:37 UTC / Honda has recently confirmed it’s been hit hard by the lack of semiconductors, with the recent lockdowns and rising material costs making things worse

 
Horror Numbers Reveal the Nightmare Caused by the Chip Shortage in the Car Market
Horror Numbers Reveal the Nightmare Caused by the Chip Shortage in the Car Market

8 Aug 2022, 22:28 UTC / New data reveals that North American carmakers would reduce their production output by no less than 100,000 vehicles this week alone

 
2022 World Car of the Year in Trouble Due to Defective Chips
2022 World Car of the Year in Trouble Due to Defective Chips

7 Aug 2022, 21:38 UTC / The production of the Hyundai IONIQ 5 could hit new roadblocks due to a manufacturing defect discovered by Infineon in its chips

 
Toyota Says It’s Sorry You Have to Wait So Long for Your Car, We All Know the Cause
Toyota Says It’s Sorry You Have to Wait So Long for Your Car, We All Know the Cause

4 Aug 2022, 22:22 UTC / The Japanese carmaker says it’s working around the clock with every partner to make sure it can boost production and ship cars faster