All articles by David Leggett

David Leggett

Just Auto’s Editor since 2000. Past positions include head of automotive forecasting at the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), forecast analyst at IHS Markit and senior economist at the UK’s Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT).

What the UK Government must do to increase EV uptake

In a guest editorial, Quentin Willson argues the case for UK Government policies that would increase EV take-up and boost Britain’s auto industry

Ford surprises investors with latest financials

Despite a Q4 loss due to one-offs, the full-year 2023 numbers surprised analysts on upside

Auto industry and sustainability under the radar again at COP28

COP28 itself may be underwhelming from an auto industry standpoint, but it’s not the whole story

Global light vehicle production in gradual recovery phase

Capacity utilization stays depressed in GlobalData’s latest forecast

Tesla surges to lead Europe’s BEV market

Carmaker is benefiting from price cuts and ramped-up production of its Model Y from its Berlin manufacturing plant.