BorgWarner Expands facility, plans to make Eco-Friendly Emissions Technologies

BorgWarner expanded its manufacturing facility at its campus in Ramos-Arizpe, Mexico, to meet increasing demand for emissions technologies in North America. The facility will produce exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) modules, ignition coils and coolant control valves for gasoline- and diesel-powered passenger cars, minivans and light-duty trucks. The expansion will increase capacity for current products as […]

Leoni acquires site in Roth near Nuremberg for its “Factory of the Future”

Leoni, the leading European provider of cables and cable systems to the automotive sector and other industries, has acquired a site in the industrial area of Roth near Nuremberg. This is another important step towards realising the Factory of the Future. The cables specialist plans to leave its current site in the centre of Roth […]

BorgWarner’s Optimized Turbocharger boosts Volvo Gasoline Engine

BorgWarner’s optimized turbocharging technology powers all new four-cylinder gasoline engines from Volvo. The backbone of Volvo’s gasoline Drive-E powertrain family, the fuel-efficient engines are available for nearly all models in four different variants and achieve a power output of 152 HP (112 kW) to 320 HP (236 kW). While delivering a maximum torque of 250 […]

Bosch reveals basics of transmission control units

It is interesting to know how a dual-clutch automatic functions and how much processing power is necessary for modern transmission control. Bosch provides information on the transmission basics. Customer benefit: Compared to manual transmissions, modern automatic transmissions enhance driving comfort and also save on fuel, which is because they independently determine the point at which […]

Cummins demonstrates customer-led innovation across Canada and the US

Cummins Inc. has announced that its plans for a mobile showcase of products and technologies available for customers in the North American truck market. The Cummins Redefining Tour will feature a fleet of Cummins ISX15-powered heavy-duty trucks, and will visit dozens of cities across the United States and Canada beginning this summer. During the tour, […]

Dana’s Driveline solutions to up fuel economy

At the 2015 Mid-America Trucking Show (MATS) this week, Dana Holding Corporation will exhibit a comprehensive lineup of driveline technologies optimized for engine downspeeding, along with additional innovations engineered to increase efficiency and fuel economy. “With an industry-wide focus on improved fuel economy and more stringent government regulations driving an aggressive trend toward reduced emissions, […]

Delphi launches first automated drive between California and New York

Delphi’s vehicle will travel from California to New York making it the longest automated drive in North America Delphi Automotive PLC will demonstrate the full capabilities of its active safety technologies with the longest automated drive ever attempted in North America.  The coast-to-coast trip was launched near the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco on March 22 and […]