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BorgWarner shows solutions for Tomorrow’s Propulsion Systems

BorgWarner shows solutions for Tomorrow’s Propulsion Systems

BorgWarner makes its debut at the 67th International Motor Show (IAA) Cars in Frankfurt, Germany, from September 14 to 24, 2017. Focusing on current trends such as connected cars, autonomous driving and e-mobility as well as urban mobility concepts, BorgWarner will present its leading-edge solutions for the cars oftomorrow, covering the complete range of propulsion systems from combustion to hybrid (HEVs) and[Read More…]

by August 23, 2017 Globescan, News, Web Exclusive
Continental’s brake technology MK C1 enables the next step to highly automated driving

Continental’s brake technology MK C1 enables the next step to highly automated driving

While automated driving is a big step into the future of safe and comfortable individual mobility, one thing will not change: In conjunction with the steering, the brakes will remain the most important element of active safety. Once the driver hands over the full driving responsibility to the vehicle, the electronic brake system (EBS) must be capable to perform the[Read More…]

by August 2, 2017 Corporate, Globescan

WABCO signs global long-term supply agreement with Daimler Trucks for AMT control technology

WABCO Holdings Inc., a leading global supplier of technologies and services that improve safety, efficiency and connectivity of commercial vehicles, announced that Daimler Trucks has extended its long-term supply agreement with WABCO for new heavy-duty automated manual transmission (AMT) control technology to support its series production mainly in Europe, North America, Japan, and South America. Headquartered in Germany, Daimler Trucks[Read More…]

by June 26, 2017 Corporate, Globescan, News

WABCO’s sales growth in 2016 outperforms global CV market

WABCO Holdings Inc. (NYSE: WBC), a leading global supplier of technologies and services that improve the safety, efficiency and connectivity of commercial vehicles, reported Q4 and full year 2016 results. “In Q4 2016, we continued to increase market penetration in key regions, such as China, the world’s largest market for commercial vehicles, where in particular we augmented adoption of WABCO[Read More…]

by February 18, 2017 Finance, Globescan, News, Web Exclusive
Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn announces breakthrough technologies at CES

Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn announces breakthrough technologies at CES

In his 2017 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) keynote, Nissan Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer Carlos Ghosn announced several technologies and partnerships as part of the Nissan Intelligent Mobility blueprint for transforming how cars are driven, powered, and integrated into wider society. These technologies will advance mobility toward a zero-emission, zero-fatality future on the roads. “At Nissan, from[Read More…]

by January 7, 2017 Globescan, News, OEM

Continental and Inmarsat Cooperate for Holistic Vehicle Connectivity

Step by step the vehicle is becoming part of the Internet of Everything, interfacing with an ever expanding spectrum of vehicle manufacturer and commercial services while continuously increasing owner value with every passing year. As a consequence the software in modern vehicles has grown to millions of lines of ever-evolving code. Keeping this highly complex system of software, mechatronics and[Read More…]

by January 7, 2017 Corporate, Globescan, News, Web Exclusive

Continental accelerates growth

Continental accelerated its growth in the third quarter of 2016 as announced. However, the quarter was characterized by several isolated and unrelated circumstances in the Automotive divisions that had a negative impact on earnings. “The sales growth in our automotive business gained momentum in the third quarter. With organic growth of over 6 percent, we once again grew faster than[Read More…]

by November 12, 2016 Finance, Globescan, News

Continental strengthens technology expertise with new acquisitions

The Continental Corporation continues to expand its leading technology expertise with targeted acquisitions as announced. The international automotive supplier, tire manufacturer and industrial partner has acquired the tire specialist Hoosier Racing Tire (Lakeville, Indiana, USA), as well as a majority stake in Zonar Systems Inc. (Seattle, Washington, USA), a company specializing in fleet management solutions. It was agreed in both[Read More…]

by October 8, 2016 Globescan, News
Continental brings the Head-Up Display to CVs

Continental brings the Head-Up Display to CVs

It has already conquered the mid-range cars, but it’s still new in the world of trucks – the head-up display (HUD). Continental is one of the world’s first companies to develop a HUD for commercial vehicles and has installed the technology in its own InnovationTruck. Supplementing conventional instrument clusters, the display provides the driver with greater safety and comfort by[Read More…]

by September 23, 2016 Globescan, News

Continental Focuses on Sustainable Mobility

Major challenges for society were the main issues at this year’s Annual Shareholders’ Meeting of the international technology company Continental. “The concept of mobility is currently being redefined. It is expected to be even safer, even cleaner, and – above all – fully connected. And all at a price that everyone can afford. All of this requires more efficient, more[Read More…]

by April 29, 2016 Globescan, News, Web Exclusive