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Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace

Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace

The Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace screams SUV offensive. Story by: Team ACI Volkswagen India has kept its word. The company has launched the first of the four SUVs committed in India earlier this year with the remaining models expected to be launched in a phase-wise manner over a two-year time span. In line with the Volkswagen Group Strategy to go on[Read More…]

by April 7, 2020 Events

BorgWarner supplies advanced turbocharging technology for Volkswagen in China

BorgWarner supplies its advanced turbocharging technology for Volkswagen’s latest four-cylinder gasoline engine for the Chinese market. Engineered to improve performance and fuel economy, BorgWarner’s turbocharger helps the automaker’s 1.4-liter gasoline engines deliver superior responsiveness over the entire engine speed range. Available with outputs of 96~101KW, the BorgWarner-boosted engine is intended for high-volume production and is currently available for numerous Volkswagen[Read More…]

by December 1, 2014 Globescan, News, Web Exclusive
Sansera bags Volkswagen order

Sansera bags Volkswagen order

Bhargav TS Precision forged and machined component manufacturer Sansera Engineering Private Limited is all set to commence manufacture of connecting rods for Volkswagen India. To support the German auto major, Sansera has created a dedicated line at its Bommasandra plant in Bangalore. Sansera manufactures a wide range of engine components such as crankshaft assemblies, rocker arms, connecting rods, gear shifter[Read More…]

by December 1, 2014 Corporate, News, Web Exclusive
Canadian Auto Comp maker Magna to open two new facilities in Gujarat

Canadian Auto Comp maker Magna to open two new facilities in Gujarat

As part of its continued plan to expand its global engineering and manufacturing footprint, the Canadian auto components major Magna International Inc. has announced the establishment of two new facilities in the Sanand in Gujarat. While the new plants reflect business awards for vehicle programs built off global-platforms, they also help position Magna for further growth in India as vehicle production expands.[Read More…]

by September 24, 2014 Corporate, Finance, Globescan, News, Web Exclusive
Dürr builds sustainable paint shop for Volkswagen in Poland

Dürr builds sustainable paint shop for Volkswagen in Poland

Dürr will build the paint shop for the successor model of the Volkswagen Crafter in the new Polish VW plant Wrzesnia. This contract is one of the biggest projects in the history of Dürr and was awarded in the second quarter of 2014. The paint shop will enable a particularly resource-saving operation with low energy, water and material consumption. This[Read More…]

The Volkswagen environmental program “Think Blue. Factory.” wins the National Energy Globe Award Germany

The Volkswagen Passenger Cars brand wins the National Energy Globe Award Germany for its holistic environmental program “Think Blue. Factory.” Earning particular recognition was its eco-friendly use of resources in production. With the Austrian Energy Globe Foundation as its patron, the award allows outstanding projects from all over the world with a focus on conserving resources, energy efficiency and using[Read More…]

by July 10, 2014 Globescan, News, OEM, Web Exclusive

Volkswagen passenger cars deliver over 3 million vehicles in first half for the first time

A total of 3.07 (January-June 2013: 2.95) million vehicles were handed over to customers worldwide, representing an increase of 3.8%. Volkswagen Passenger Cars delivered 514,900 (June 2013: 509,200; +1.1%) models in the month of June. “Developments at Volkswagen Passenger Cars in the first half year were stable thanks to the brand’s convincing model range. The Golf in particular continues to[Read More…]

by July 10, 2014 Globescan, News, OEM, Web Exclusive
Volkswagen signs declaration in the presence of German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, to expand production capacity

Volkswagen signs declaration in the presence of German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, to expand production capacity

In the presence of German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, Jochem Heizmann, Member of the Board of Management of Volkswagen Aktiengesellschaft and President and CEO of Volkswagen Group China, on 7 July signed a joint declaration for two new vehicle plants in China together with Xu Jianyi, Chairman of FAW.   “China has become our largest and[Read More…]

Magna Receives Top Supplier Award from Volkswagen

Magna International Inc. has announced that its Magna Powertrain operating unit has received Volkswagen’s top supplier award – The 2014 Volkswagen Group Award.  The 12th annual awards were presented on June 18, 2014, during a gala held at the Porsche Zentrum in Leipzig, Germany. Magna Powertrain is among a small group of suppliers that were recognized for excelling as a[Read More…]

by June 27, 2014 Events, Globescan, News, Web Exclusive
BorgWarner supplies Pressure Sensor Glow Plug to VW’s new diesel engines

BorgWarner supplies Pressure Sensor Glow Plug to VW’s new diesel engines

BorgWarner supplies its innovative Pressure Sensor Glow Plug (PSG) for Volkswagen’s all new diesel engines starting with the 1.4-liter version and then adding the 1.6-liter and 2.0-liter versions later this year. Based on the new modular diesel engine system (MDB), the fuel-efficient, low-emission engines offer power ratings ranging from 55 kW (74 HP) to 140 kW (188 HP) and have[Read More…]

by June 25, 2014 Focus, Globescan, News, Web Exclusive