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Continental’s Surround View Cameras Help Avoid Accidents

Continental’s Surround View Cameras Help Avoid Accidents

Automotive supplier Continental presented a new potential application for Surround View camera technology. At an event with the Allianz Center for Technology (AZT) in Ismaning near Munich, the company demonstrated a driver assistance function based exclusively on this camera. The back-up assist helps to avoid collisions while reversing at low speeds. The technical basis is

Allison Transmission dedicates historical marker in honor of original machine shop

As part of ongoing activities to celebrate the company’s centennial in 2015, Allison Transmission Holdings Inc. has announced the dedication of an ‘Allison Machine Shop’ historical marker at the building’s location where it still stands on Main Street in Speedway. The marker is part of the State of Indiana Historical Marker Program which is administered

Stanadyne’s NextGen Fuel Injections systems to match emerging norms

Diesel and gasoline fuel systems major Stanadyne has announced that it will introduce a new fuel injection system for the sub 50 HP engine market that will decrease particulate emissions by 50 percent. The system will also offer about eight percent fuel economy, which translates in to about Rs 15,000 per year for a typical

EMP Launches Advanced Brushless DC Electric Oil Pump

Engineered Machined Products Inc. (EMP) has launched advanced technology for oil management applications. The new EMP Brushless DC Electric Oil Pump (Model OP40i) features high performance gerotor pumping technology, including a long-life Brushless DC, Sensorless Motor, sealed and fully submersible, while delivering 4.0 Gal/min @ 100 psi. Applications include lubrication, cooling, hybrids, oil scavenge, oil

Pricol buys Johnson Control’s stake in JCPPL

Coimbatore headquartered auto components major Pricol Limited has bought 50 percent stake in the joint venture in Johnson Controls Pricol Private Limited for $31.5 million, the company has reported to the Bombay Stock Exchange, today. Pricol Ltd has informed BSE that as per Termination Agreement dated April 15, 2015 between Pricol Limited, Johnson Controls Enterprises

Suprajit Engineering to acquire Phoenix Lamps

Suprajit Engineering Limited, a leading automotive component manufacturer, today signed a definitive agreement, subject to statutory approvals, to acquire 51 % to 61.88% in the Equity Capital of Phoenix Lamps Limited (Phoenix) from Argon India Limited, Mauritius & Argon South Asia Limited, Mauritius at an agreed price of Rs.89 /- (Rupees Eighty Nine Only) per share of Rs. 10/-

BorgWarner’s DualTronic For Eaton’s Procision Dual-Clutch Transmission

The first dual-clutch transmission (DCT) for class 6 and 7 medium-duty trucks in North America is powered by BorgWarner’s DualTronic™ clutch module. BorgWarner’s fuel-efficient technology helps Eaton’s new Procision™ 7-speed DCT improve fuel economy 8 to 10 percent compared with similarly equipped vehicles with torque converter automatic transmissions. Designed to deliver the fuel efficiency of

Spark Minda signs JV with Vehicle Access Systems Technology Llc

Global Automotive Component manufacturer Spark Minda Group has entered into a Joint Venture partnership with Vehicle Access Systems Technology Llc.(VAST), USA. The 50:50 JV is between VAST Group and Minda Management Services Limited, an affiliate of Minda Corporation Limited and Spark Minda, Ashok Minda Group of New Delhi, India. The new collaboration is expected to

ARaymond Network Is Celebrating Its 150th Anniversary

A.Raymond Tinnerman Automotive, Inc. and Rayconnect, Inc., members of the ARaymond Network of companies, are preparing to celebrate the group’s 150th anniversary this year. Anniversary celebrations are planned at all of the network’s six North American facilities in the United Statesand Canada. In North America, Rayconnect manufactures fluid connectors and A.Raymond Tinnerman Automotive manufactures clips, fasteners

BorgWarner’s Advanced Technologies for New Great Wall Haval H9 in China

BorgWarner produces a number of its advanced engine and drivetrain technologies for the new Great Wall Haval H9. The domestically produced sport utility vehicle is powered by a turbocharged 2.0-liter gasoline engine and features a BorgWarner engine timing system, turbocharger and 2-speed Torque-On-Demand® (TOD) transfer case. Launched in November, the Haval H9 is earning a