October 23, 2020

Police investigating Belfast knife attacks release image of man on bicycle

Police investigating five attacks on women in Belfast city centre on Monday night have released an image of a man on a bike. 

Three women were stabbed and two assaulted by a silent and hooded or masked assailant on a bicycle, using a small but sharp knife.

The victims, who were aged between 19 and 22, suffered wounds to the neck, arm and the back of the leg areas.

Police now believe the same man may have attacked another woman earlier the same evening.

Police said they are “urgently seeking to identify the male in this image to assist them with their enquiries.” 

Any information can be provided to Detectives at Musgrave CID quoting reference 1886 of 12/10/20. 

Alternatively, information can also be provided anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Speaking this morning, Chief Superintendent Simon Walls told the BBC: “Currently we’re looking at the possibility

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Worldwide Automotive Central Gateway Module Industry to 2024 – Key Drivers, Challenges and Trends – ResearchAndMarkets.com – Press Release

DUBLIN–(Business Wire)–The “Global Automotive Central Gateway Module Market 2020-2024” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering.

The automotive central gateway module market is poised to grow by $ 1.29 billion during 2020-2024 progressing at a CAGR of 7% during the forecast period.

This report on the automotive central gateway module market provides a holistic analysis, market size and forecast, trends, growth drivers, and challenges, as well as vendor analysis covering around 25 vendors.

The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current global market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment. The market is driven by the increasing government support to promote EVs, growing importance of crash tests and NCAP ratings, and importance of automotive network security driving CGM adoption.

This study identifies the higher emphasis on traffic management to demand secure external communication as one of the prime reasons driving the automotive central gateway module market

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Group 1 Automotive Schedules 2020 Third Quarter Earnings Release, Conference Call and Webcast

HOUSTON, Oct. 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Group 1 Automotive, Inc. (NYSE: GPI), an international, Fortune 500 automotive retailer, today announced that it will release financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2020, on Thursday, October 29, 2020, before market open.  Earl J. Hesterberg, Group 1’s president and chief executive officer, and the company’s senior management team will host a conference call to discuss the results later that morning at 10 a.m. ET.

The conference call will be simulcast live on the Internet at www.group1auto.com.  Click on ‘Investor Relations’ and then ‘Events’ or through this link: https://www.group1corp.com/events. A webcast replay will be available for 30 days.

The conference call will also be available live by dialing in 10 minutes prior to the start of the call at:

Domestic:

1-888-609-1607



International:

1-862-298-0705

Passcode:

56690934

A telephonic replay will be available

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Group 1 Automotive Schedules 2020 Third Quarter Earnings Release, Conference Call and Webcast | Nachricht

HOUSTON, Oct. 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ –Group 1 Automotive, Inc. (NYSE: GPI), an international, Fortune 500 automotive retailer, today announced that it will release financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2020, on Thursday, October 29, 2020, before market open.  Earl J. Hesterberg, Group 1’s president and chief executive officer, and the company’s senior management team will host a conference call to discuss the results later that morning at 10 a.m. ET.

The conference call will be simulcast live on the Internet at www.group1auto.com.  Click on ‘Investor Relations’ and then ‘Events’ or through this link: http://www.group1corp.com/events. A webcast replay will be available for 30 days.

The conference call will also be available live by dialing in 10 minutes prior to the start of the call at:

Domestic:

1-888-609-1607

International:

1-862-298-0705

Passcode:

56690934

A telephonic replay will be available following the call through November

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Global Automotive Communication Protocols Market 2020-2024: Focus on LIN, CAN, FlexRay, MOST, Ethernet – ResearchAndMarkets.com – Press Release

DUBLIN–(Business Wire)–The “Global Automotive Communication Protocols Market 2020-2024” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering.

The global automotive communication protocols market is poised to grow by $574.57 mn during 2020-2024, progressing at a CAGR of 9% during the forecast period.

This report on the automotive communication protocols market provides a holistic analysis, market size and forecast, trends, growth drivers, and challenges, as well as vendor analysis covering around 25 vendors. The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current global market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.

The market is driven by the increasing electrification in vehicles, increasing government support to promote EVs and government initiatives encouraging the use of telematics. In addition, increasing electrification in vehicles is anticipated to boost the growth of the market as well.

This study identifies the adoption of high bandwidth automotive networks as one of the prime reasons driving the

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Sonic Automotive Schedules Release of 2020 Third Quarter Financial Results – Press Release

CHARLOTTE, N.C.–(Business Wire)–Sonic Automotive, Inc. (“Sonic” or the “Company”) (NYSE:SAH), one of the nation’s largest automotive retailers, today announced it will release fiscal 2020 third quarter financial results on Thursday, October 29, 2020 by 7:00 A.M. (Eastern). Senior management will hold a conference call on Thursday, October 29, 2020 at 11:00 A.M. (Eastern).

To access the live broadcast of the call over the internet, please go to ir.sonicautomotive.com. The conference call will also be available live by dialing in 15 minutes prior to the start of the call at:

Domestic: (833) 519-1243

International: (914) 800-3816

Conference ID: 2553839

A conference call replay will be available one hour following the call for 14 days and can be accessed by calling:

Domestic: (855) 859-2056

International: (404) 537-3406

Conference ID: 2553839

Investor presentation and earnings press release materials for the Company’s earnings conference call will be accessible beginning the morning of the conference

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LeddarTech Announces a Collaborative Agreement with Flex for the Development of an Automotive Front LiDAR Solution – Press Release

QUEBEC CITY, Oct. 13, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — LeddarTech®, a leader in Level 1-5 ADAS and AD sensing technology, is pleased to announce a collaborative project agreement with Flex (NASDAQ: FLEX) for the development of a LiDAR evaluation kit and related service offering for design, development, and manufacturing of automotive LiDAR sensors. Flex is a leading global manufacturing, supply chain, and technology company. The collaborative partnership between LeddarTech and Flex combines LeddarTech’s sensing technology and Flex Automotive Solutions’ expertise and design services to deliver optimized automotive LiDAR sensors to customers.

LeddarTech welcomes Flex as a member of its Leddar™ Ecosystem team of technology and industry leaders. The collaboration combines the flexibility and scalability of LeddarTech’s sensing platform and ecosystem with Flex LiDAR sensor design and manufacturing expertise tailored to customer and application requirements. LeddarTech’s platform also includes sensor fusion and perception software, which further supports this collaboration by

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Automotive Turbochargers Market Is Projected To Reach Approximately $27.33 Billion By 2027: Grand View Research Inc. – Press Release

“Grand View Research, Inc. – Market Research And Consulting.”

Governing bodies across the world are employing stringent automotive emission norms to curb the rapidly rising environmental damage. This factor is expected to boost the demand for automotive turbochargers since it is an eco-friendly device that aids in realizing fuel economy across several vehicle types.

Automotive Turbochargers Market Growth & Trends

The global automotive turbochargers market size is expected to reach USD 27.33 billion by 2027, registering a CAGR of 8.9%, according to a new report by Grand View Research Inc. Rising trend of engine downsizing across the globe in a bid to improve fuel efficiency of vehicles is expected to drive the market growth.

Governing bodies across the world are employing stringent automotive emission norms to curb the rapidly rising environmental damage. This factor is expected to boost the demand for automotive turbochargers since it is an eco-friendly device

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Global Diesel Engine Market Outlook 2020-2025: Growth in Hybrid Vehicles & Growth in the Non-Automotive Market – Press Release

Dublin, Oct. 06, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The “Diesel Engine Market – Global Outlook and Forecast 2020-2025” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering.

In-depth Analysis and Data-driven Insights on the Impact of COVID-19 Included in this Global Diesel Engine Market Report

The diesel engine market by revenue is expected to grow at a CAGR of 3% during the period 2019-2025.

The global diesel engine market is expected to touch new growth heights on account of the development of new generation agriculture equipment, manufacturing, forestry, material processing, military, mining and utility vehicles, and locomotives and ships, which are expected to expand the usage of modern diesel engines. The sale of aftermarket diesel engine products is also likely to rise as the world’s stocks are increasing.

In addition, diesel models in industrializing countries with low strict emission requirements are expected to gain market shares. Several powerful diesel engines are expected to

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Police in Aurora, Colorado, release video of woman restrained with her head on floor of police car crying for help

A fired police officer in Aurora, Colorado, said he was “very remorseful” for dismissing the pleas of a Black woman who was upside down with her hands and feet tied together on the floorboard of his patrol car for roughly 21 minutes.



a person in a car: An Aurora, Colorado, police officer was fired for not helping a woman rolled onto the floor of his police car while her hands and feet were tied together.


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An Aurora, Colorado, police officer was fired for not helping a woman rolled onto the floor of his police car while her hands and feet were tied together.

Officer Levi Huffine was fired in February over the August 2019 incident but earlier this week, police made public video of the incident and Huffine testified at an appeal hearing.

Body camera footage shows the woman being handcuffed, taken to a police car and later her hands and feet were hog-tied using a soft restraint hobble.

Police officers can be heard saying in the video that the woman, identified as 28-year-old Shataean Kelly by CNN affiliate

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