Commentaries

Can Magna keep its model juggling act with Opel?

September 11, 2009

OPEL/Cries from Volkswagen about pulling its business from Magna if the Canadian car parts maker ended up owning a stake in GM’s former European unit Opel ring somewhat hollow given the success Magna has had in juggling its customers’ different needs so far.

Conti should turn tables on Schaeffler

July 23, 2009

AUSTRIA/  

Porsche isn’t the only family-controlled German company that has got itself into a complete pickle bidding for a far larger rival.