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Volvo XC40 is empowered with BorgWarner AWD Coupling

Volvo XC40 is empowered with BorgWarner AWD Coupling

Volvo’s new compact SUV XC40 is equipped with the latest all-wheel drive (AWD) coupling from BorgWarner. It provides high torque accuracy and distributes torque between the front and rear axle on demand, enhancing handling, traction and stability on nearly all terrains while improving fuel economy. The latest AWD coupling has an integrated electronic control unit

WABCO to supply AMT technology to a global OEM

WABCO Holdings has entered into a new long-term agreement to supply its latest automated manual transmission (AMT) valve technology for a European truck and bus manufacturer. The company also provides production and supply chain capabilities that are in close proximity to the customer which plans to produce new gearbox and transmissions. WABCO’s AMT technology enables

Freudenberg Group to display products at Intl. Auto Show

The Freudenberg Group will showcase a broad range of products at the press and supplier day previews during the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. Senior executives from seven of the company’s business units-Freudenberg Sealing Technologies, Vibracoustic, Freudenberg Filtration Technologies, Freudenberg Performance Materials, Kluber Lubrication, Chem-Trend and VIAM, will host technology previews. “Freudenberg provides

Self-Driving Technology has a new platform from Visteon

Automotive cockpit technology firm Visteon Corporation will unveil its DriveCore autonomous driving platform at CES 2018. The new platform allows automakers to build autonomous driving solutions quickly and in an open collaboration model. DriveCore consists of the hardware, in-vehicle middleware and PC-based software toolset needed to develop machine learning algorithms for autonomous driving applications of

This global giant banks on India’s e-mobility

India nurtures the dream of 100% Electric Vehicles (EV) on roads by 2030. Eyeing this, German chemical major BASF plans to pump in fresh investment in the country. The company produced chemicals required in batteries for Evs. BASF India, Chairman and Managing Director, Raman Ramachandran told Business Line that materials used for making EVs batteries

Samvardhana Motherson enters into new business vertical

Auto ancillary group Samvardhana Motherson has acquired MS Global India from Korea based MS Group. Following the acquisition, Samvardhana Motherson will enter into Sheet Metal parts with a focus on hot stamping, a light-weighting technology for high strength Sheet Metal parts. This technology enables light-weighting of vehicles and has major uses in Electronic Vehicles. MS

Sandhar Technologies, Korea’s Daeshin Machinery form JV

Automotive component supplier Sandhar Technologies Limited has formed a joint venture (JV) with Daeshin Machinery,  Korea to manufacture and supply products to OEMs in India and abroad. The joint-venture company, with 50% equity share for both the companies, will manufacture and sell automotive products such as gear shifters, automatic shifters, manual shifters, parking brake levers,

WABCO invests in Nikola Motor Company

WABCO Holdings has invested $10 million in Nikola Motor Company, a leader in the design and manufacturing of hydrogen-electric vehicles, vehicle components, energy storage systems, and electric vehicle drivetrains headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. In addition to the strategic investment, WABCO and Nikola signed an agreement to accelerate the development of industry-leading safety