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Marelli announces CEO succession plans

Marelli announces CEO succession plans

Marelli announced that following almost four years with the Company, Beda Bolzenius will stand down as CEO and President and he will be succeeded by David Slump, a 30-year industry veteran. These changes will be effective immediately. Dinesh Paliwal, Partner at KKR and Executive Chairman, Marelli, said, “I want to thank Beda for his dedication and his commitment to Marelli[Read More…]

by January 6, 2022 Newscast
Continental introduces ShyTech displays

Continental introduces ShyTech displays

Continental has introduced the future of displays in four-wheelers namely Shytech displays. The display focuses on essential information and relaying it when needed instead of cluttering the screen with unnecessary information. Displays seem to be dominating the cockpit of four-wheelers as well as two-wheelers alike. Over the years, the length of displays along with functionality and intuitiveness has only increased.[Read More…]

by December 8, 2021 Mobilised, Newscast
Continental Tires as preferred partner in APAC markets for the Global Tires Program

Continental Tires as preferred partner in APAC markets for the Global Tires Program

Continental Tires continues to serve as the Preferred Partner of the Global Mercedes-Benz After-Sales Tires Program in the Asia-Pacific markets. The partnership extends within the APAC region, which started September 2020 in Japan, Korea, Australia, New Zealand, Republic of China (R.O.C., Taiwan), India, and starting September 2021 in Indonesia. The partnership involves intensive cooperation with the development of special marketing[Read More…]

by November 25, 2021 Newscast
Covestro to showcase DirectCoating technology at the Digital Expo 2021

Covestro to showcase DirectCoating technology at the Digital Expo 2021

Covestro is all set to showcase its DirectCoating technology during Digital Expo 2021 from September 14-16. The company has joined hands with a team of three industry partners: Votteler Lackfabrik GmbH & Co. KG, laser texture specialist Reichle Technology Center and Merck KGaA as a manufacturer of pearl effect pigments. The result is an effective concept for the production of interior parts with seamless, intelligent surfaces[Read More…]

by September 3, 2021 Newscast

Bosch CEO Denner “Electric cars are good, but connected electric cars are better”

Dr. Volkmar Denner: “Electrification will take combustion engines to new heights” Falling battery prices will halve costs by 2020 E-bike as model: Europe’s most successful electric vehicle is about enjoyment Powertrain electrification is picking up pace. The currently low oil price will not change that fact. This was the message underlined by Dr Volkmar Denner, chairman of the board of[Read More…]

by February 5, 2015 International, Web Exclusive
SKF signs significant agreement with Volvo Cars

SKF signs significant agreement with Volvo Cars

SKF has signed a significant agreement to supply Volvo Car Corporation with wheel hub bearing units for their future car lines. Stephane Le-Mounier, President, Automotive Market, says, “Working with Volvo Cars in the development of solutions that meet their high demands has been a successful team effort. Our focus is on developing solutions that support high performance and improved energy[Read More…]

The New MINI –3 door and the MINI -5 door come to India

The New MINI –3 door and the MINI -5 door come to India

The much awaited new MINI 3-door and the new MINI 5-door were launched in India at an event held at the Mehboob Studio, Mumbai. Both the models enunciate the character with fun behind the wheel due to its evolutionary refinement, sporty looks as well as premium style. From today both the models will be available at MINI dealerships across India[Read More…]

Nearly one in four new cars recognise driver drowsiness

Nearly one in four new cars recognise driver drowsiness

Driver assistance systems can save lives. Nearly 680,000 – almost one-quarter – of the 2.95 million new cars registered in Germany last year can do just that – warn a tired driver before he causes an accident. This makes driver drowsiness detection the most frequently installed function in new cars. The 6 assistance systems used most often in new cars[Read More…]

by October 29, 2014 Off Beat
Bosch: Gas-powered cars: CNG is not LPG

Bosch: Gas-powered cars: CNG is not LPG

The operating costs, service station networks, and conversion costs for compressed natural gas and liquefied petroleum gas What are the advantages of gas-powered vehicles? Both CNG and LPG powertrain systems are cheaper and more eco-friendly in cars than diesel or gasoline systems. Their combustion is comparably cleaner, reducing emissions of particulates and nitrogen oxides. Both fuels are also cheaper than gasoline[Read More…]

Continental Develops Electric Parking Brake for Compact Cars with Drum Brakes

Continental Develops Electric Parking Brake for Compact Cars with Drum Brakes

International automotive supplier Continental has developed a concept for an Electric Parking Brake (EPB) for drum brakes. It is especially tailored to the lower-priced automotive segment that, up until now, has had to make do with mechanical parking brakes built into the existing drum brake on the rear axle. “By combining drum brakes and electric parking brakes, we can offer[Read More…]