WABCO Extends Long-Term Supply Agreement for Advanced Technologies with KAMAZ

WABCO Holdings Inc.  a leading global supplier of technologies and services that improve the safety, efficiency and connectivity of commercial vehicles, today announced that it has extended its long-term agreement with KAMAZ to supply a comprehensive range of advanced technologies, including WABCO’s breakthrough modular braking system platform (mBSP™) for anti-lock braking (ABS) and electronic braking […]

Tata Elxsi Showcases Advanced Automotive Technology Solutions At CES 2017

Tata Elxsi will be unveiling its latest automotive technology solutions driven by emerging industry requirements for cyber-security, safety, comfort & user experience at the Consumer Electronics Show – CES 2017, Booth No. 6223, Las Vegas Convention Centre. Tata Elxsi, a global design and technology services company and a leader for automotive electronics and software engineering […]

Ford Develops Advanced Headlights

Ford is developing advanced lighting technology that enables drivers to more easily see potential hazards when driving at night Camera-Based Advanced Front Lighting System widens beam at junctions and roundabouts after interpreting traffic signs GPS-enabled system uses forward-facing camera to remember roadways and direct lighting to help drivers better see bends in the road – […]

BorgWarner supplies advanced wet friction plate to ZF

BorgWarner supplies its latest wet friction technology for ZF’s new 8- and 9-speed automatic transmissions. The 8-speed transmission features BorgWarner’s multi-segment friction plates with intricate groove designs, and the torque converter for the 9-speed transmission utilizes a piston plate with BorgWarner proprietary friction material. For several years, BorgWarner has manufactured friction plates in Heidelberg, Germany, […]

Houston Mechatronics and Andretti Technologies Team to Develop Advanced Powertrain for Formula E Racing

Houston Mechatronics Inc (HMI) and Andretti Technologies have teamed to develop an advanced electric powertrain to propel Andretti’s Formula E race car, which will debut in Season 2 of the Formula E Championship.  The motor and supporting power and control electronics successfully completed the initial FIA inspection at Donington Raceway in England this week.  Formula […]

New GKN Automotive HQ helps lead advanced driveline innovation

GKN Automotive, the world leader in conventional and electrified driveline systems, is developing the intelligent, advanced driveline technology of the future for a new generation of vehicles, as all-wheel drive (AWD) and hybrid electric vehicle production is forecast to soar on the back of growing consumer demand. Despite competition from emerging automotive markets, North America […]

ZF TRW Launches Fusion Systems Integrating Advanced Camera, Radar

ZF TRW has launched its first production passenger car and commercial vehicle radar and camera fusion systems. The combination of ZF TRW radar and camera offers vehicle manufacturers and their customers a highly sophisticated and robust solution that helps meet the ever-increasing market and regulatory requirements for high level safety systems. “Fusing the data from […]

SMDI honours Nissan for use of Advanced High-Strength Steel

The Steel Market Development Institute (SMDI), a business unit of the American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) awarded Nissan Motor Co. the Automotive Excellence Award for implementing advanced high-strength steel (AHSS) to reduce mass in body-in-white structures while also reducing cost. The award was presented today at the 14th annual Great Designs in Steel (GDIS) seminar […]