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Yazaki awarded Green Supplier of the Year to Leoni Cable

Leoni Cable Inc., a North American branch of Leoni Group, Europe’s leading provider of cables and cable systems to the automotive sector and other industries, has been awarded Green Supplier of the Year by Yazaki. The company was chosen in the “bulk and raw material commodity” category from Yazaki’s top 175 suppliers in North and Central America in recognition of[Read More…]

by October 2, 2015 Globescan
Borgwarner receives Volvo Cars Award of Excellence

Borgwarner receives Volvo Cars Award of Excellence

BorgWarner was honored by Volvo Cars with an Award of Excellence in the category “Cost Competitiveness” during a ceremony held recently at Volvo Cars in Gothenburg, Sweden. BorgWarner delivers a variety of leading turbocharging technologies to Volvo Cars, including regulated two-stage (R2S) systems for diesel engines and turbochargers with a modular design for gasoline engines. These leading technologies are engineered[Read More…]

by May 14, 2015 Globescan, Web Exclusive
BorgWarner provides innovative all-wheel drive technology for their first front-wheel drive vehicle

BorgWarner provides innovative all-wheel drive technology for their first front-wheel drive vehicle

BorgWarner supplies its GenV all-wheel drive (AWD) coupling for the BMW Group’s all-new 2 Series Active Tourer. The electro-hydraulically actuated AWD coupling automatically distributes power between the front and rear wheels of BMW brand’s first-ever front-wheel drive vehicle. In addition to optimizing traction and vehicle dynamics under almost all conditions, the GenV AWD technology enhances the vehicle’s driveline efficiency and[Read More…]

by March 25, 2015 Globescan, News
Bozankaya presents New Generation vehicle projects

Bozankaya presents New Generation vehicle projects

Acting as the innovative Turkish manufacturer of rail systems and commercial vehicles, Bozankaya presents its experiences in the field of transportation through new generation vehicle projects. Taking part in various rail system and public transportation projects across the world, Bozankaya is breaking many new grounds thanks to the domestically manufactured 100% low-base tramcar, trambus, underground and electrically-driven bus projects. Bozankaya[Read More…]

by February 24, 2015 Globescan, News, Web Exclusive

New special zones and tremendous market potential set CAPAS 2015

The Chengdu International Trade Fair for Automotive Parts and Aftermarket Services (CAPAS) – one of the leading trade platforms for the automotive sector in Southwest China – will return in 2015 following its successful launch. Taking place from 21 – 23 May, the show is set to surpass the success of the debut show in 2014, with 700 exhibitors from[Read More…]

by February 17, 2015 Events, Globescan, Web Exclusive

Schaeffler further expands manufacturing footprint in Asia/Pacific

Schaeffler, a leading global automotive and industrial technology company, organized the foundation stone laying ceremony for a Greenfield manufacturing facility at Chon Buri, Thailand. The new facility, located at the Hemaraj Chon Buri Industrial Estate II, will significantly expand the production footprint of Schaeffler in Asia Pacific and especially in South East Asia with the introduction of new product lines.[Read More…]

by February 15, 2015 Globescan, News, Web Exclusive

Messe Frankfurt and ITE expand in Russia with joint acquisition of Comtrans and Autotrans

Messe Frankfurt is continuing to expand its presence in Russia with the acquisition of a 50 percent stake in Comtrans and Autotrans by its Russian subsidiary Messe Frankfurt RUS. The remaining 50 percent will be assumed by ITE Expo OOO, the Russian subsidiary of the ITE Group. Comtrans and Autotrans are Russia’s leading trade fairs for commercial vehicles, buses and[Read More…]

BorgWarner receives supplier award from Mercedes-Benz Brazil

BorgWarner receives supplier award from Mercedes-Benz Brazil

BorgWarner’s Turbo Systems facility in Itatiba City, Brazil, was presented with the 2014 Mercedes-Benz Brazil Interaction Award in the category of Innovation Technology for the successful launch of various turbochargers for the new Mercedes-Benz Euro 5 engines in South America. “At BorgWarner, we are driven to deliver innovative powertrain solutions that improve fuel economy, emissions and performance for a cleaner,[Read More…]

by February 6, 2015 Globescan, Web Exclusive

Cooper Standard Consolidates North Carolina Operations to Optimize North American Footprint

Cooper-Standard Holdings Inc.  the parent company of Cooper- Standard Automotive Inc. (“Cooper Standard”), has  announced that it will consolidate its Goldsboro, N.C. facilities into one to improve its competitive position in North America and invest in the remaining location to bring it in line with world-class facilities that meet key metrics set forth by both the company and its customers.[Read More…]

by February 6, 2015 Globescan, Web Exclusive
ZF: Active Kinematics Control: Steering Impulses from the Rear Axle

ZF: Active Kinematics Control: Steering Impulses from the Rear Axle

Active Kinematics Control (AKC): Toe angle modifications at the rear axle assist steering angle of passenger cars Increased driving dynamics and safety Integration with other active systems possible Electric actuators make the system energy-efficient Steerable rear axles, which assist the steering angle of the front axle, have been on the automotive industry’s agenda for many years. This technology can improve[Read More…]

by February 6, 2015 Globescan, Web Exclusive