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New Advisory Board for Continental Intelligent Transportation Systems

Satish Khatu,  Helmut Matschi, Samir Salman are appointed Advisory Board Members Continental Intelligent Transportation Systems, LLC, headquartered in Silicon Valley, California has recently announced that effective January, 2015, Satish Khatu, former IBM General Manager, Global Industrial Sector, Helmut Matschi, member of the Continental Executive Board and Head of the Interior Division, and Samir Salman, CEO NAFTA Continental Automotive Divisions, will[Read More…]

by January 26, 2015 News, Web Exclusive
Continental celebrates success of a proven and cost efficient injector technology

Continental celebrates success of a proven and cost efficient injector technology

Continental is a leading international supplier of Port Fuel Injection (PFI) technology for gasoline engines Within ten years well over 200 million units of the 7th generation of PFI injectors alone were manufactured on three continents Specific product advantages explain the design longevity On a global scale the gasoline engine with port injection remains the dominant type of combustion engine in[Read More…]

by January 26, 2015 News, Web Exclusive
Continental expands R&D footprint

Continental expands R&D footprint

Text: T Murrali Global automotive supplier, tyre manufacturer and industry partner – Continental, has inaugurated a new 13,000 sqmt facility in Bangalore to expand its R&D capabilities in India. With total investment of Euro 12.4 million and current headcount of around 1,000 engineers, the new Technical Centre India (TCI) facility at Electronic City-Phase II will meet the increasing demand for[Read More…]

by January 26, 2015 Corporate, News, Web Exclusive

Continental Continues Along Successful Path and Secures Adjusted EBIT Margin Above 11% as Announced

  .   Automotive supplier publishes preliminary key figures for 2014 fiscal year ·    Sales grow to around €34.5 billion despite negative exchange rate effects ·    Outlook for 2015: aim to increase sales by approximately 5% In the 2014 fiscal year, the Continental Corporation secured a margin exceeding 11% for its adjusted EBIT, despite the pronounced weakness of Europe’s replacement tire[Read More…]

by January 12, 2015 Globescan, Web Exclusive

Giving Engines a Break: Continental’s “48-Volt Eco Drive” Technology Significantly Reduces Fuel Consumption

The system will go into production with European car manufacturers from 2016 Global market share of 48-volt vehicles is to grow to more than 10 percent by 2025  The 48-volt hybrid system can be easily integrated into conventional vehicles To reduce fuel consumption and emissions even further, Continental has bridged the gap between the reasonably priced 12-volt start-stop systems and[Read More…]

by November 12, 2014 Globescan, News, Web Exclusive
Continental celebrates the opening ceremony of its Tires Technology Center in Púchov, Slovakia

Continental celebrates the opening ceremony of its Tires Technology Center in Púchov, Slovakia

Investments in the new Technology Center in Púchov amount to EUR 7.5 million The number of research and development employees in Púchov will increase by about 15% until 2016   The international tire manufacturer, automotive supplier, and industrial partner Continental, expands its research and development capacity within the Division Tires at its location in Púchov, Slovakia. The official opening ceremony[Read More…]

by November 7, 2014 Events, Globescan, News, Web Exclusive
Bernd Mahr Becomes Head of Continental’s Hybrid Electric Vehicle Business Unit

Bernd Mahr Becomes Head of Continental’s Hybrid Electric Vehicle Business Unit

At international automotive supplier Continental, Bernd Mahr (Dr.-Ing) took over as Executive Vice President of the Hybrid Electric Vehicle Business Unit based in Nuremberg, Germany, effective from November 1, 2014. The Business Unit, which is part of the Powertrain Division, develops and produces power electronics and electric motors for hybrid and electric vehicles. Up to now, the unit has been[Read More…]

by November 5, 2014 Globescan, News, Web Exclusive
Continental wants to provide Safe and Intelligent Mobility for everyone, no matter where they live and work: Matthias Matic

Continental wants to provide Safe and Intelligent Mobility for everyone, no matter where they live and work: Matthias Matic

Continental Automotive Brake Systems (India) Pvt. Ltd, a subsidiary of Continental, has recently relocated its hydraulic brake systems plant to a new production facility in Gurgaon. The plant’s new 7000 square metre production facility is capable of producing around 1.5 million calipers, boosters and drum brakes, to cater to increasing demand from OEMs. Matthias Matic, Global Head of Hydraulic Brake[Read More…]

by October 29, 2014 Interview
Trailer Innovation Prize 2015 Awarded to Continental

Trailer Innovation Prize 2015 Awarded to Continental

Conti EcoPlus HT3 receives an award in the environment category Premium trailer tires for commercial vehicles with fuel efficiency label “A” Considerable fuel savings lead to significant reduction of environmental impact  Continental achieves second place in the environment category of the “Trailer Innovation” awards at IAA, for its new trailer tire Conti EcoPlus HT3. The international industry award was awarded[Read More…]

by October 10, 2014 Globescan, News, Web Exclusive
Continental Unveils Smartphone Integration for all Vehicle Classes

Continental Unveils Smartphone Integration for all Vehicle Classes

Continental, the German automotive giant, recently unveiled its smartphone integration system for all Vehicle Classes. The multifunctional smartphone terminal (MFST) offers vehicle manufacturers the foundation for car drivers to use the smartphone functions easily, conveniently and safely in their vehicle. The new terminal is to go into production in 2015. The main idea behind the product is not just to[Read More…]