Halla Visteon Changes Corporate Name to Hanon Systems

Leading automotive thermal management solutions provider Halla Visteon Climate Control Corp today announced it has received shareholder approval to change its corporate name to Hanon Systems. The name Hanon symbolizes the company’s core capabilities in thermal management with the Korean word characters han and on, each meaning coolness and warmth respectively. In addition, the character handenotes a […]

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 […]

Agility Fuel Systems and Freightliner Trucks Enter Long-Term Agreement

Agility Fuel Systems will now serve as the sole provider of natural gas fuel systems to Freightliner Trucks. The seven-year agreement will provide custom designed products with the latest features and technological innovations. Based in Santa Ana, California, Agility designs and produces natural gas fuel systems for heavy duty vehicles. The manufacturer offers a variety […]

Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies develops new radial shaft seal ring for tire pressure control systems

In agricultural and construction machinery, tire pressure must be adapted to the soil conditions to optimally transmit the engine’s power to the ground, especially on difficult terrain. As a result, the operator driving the equipment must individually regulate the pressure. With the help of a tire pressure control system, this adjustment not only makes possible […]

Hitachi Automotive Systems’ high-output lithium-ion battery for Nissan X-Trail Hybrid

Hitachi Automotive Systems, Ltd. today announced that the company is supplying Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. with the high-output lithium-ion battery pack used in the X-Trail Hybrid launched in May by Nissan. The lithium-ion battery pack used in the X-Trail Hybrid comprises a battery module that houses the cylindrical battery cells and a Battery Management System […]

Hitachi Automotive Systems delivers 5,000W/kg lithium-ion battery cells for 2016 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid

Hitachi Automotive Systems, Ltd. has announced that the company will be supplying 5,000W/kg high output power density prismatic lithium-ion battery cells for the new model Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid to be sold by General Motors (GM) in 2016. These prismatic lithium-ion battery cells being delivered for the 2016 new model Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid employ heat resistant […]

Continental continues to expand Software and Systems Expertise

The Continental Corporation is building as advertised consistently its systems and software expertise for solutions in the automotive industry. The international automotive supplier buys the Elektrobit Automotive GmbH based in Erlangen. Elektrobit Automotive  is part of the Finnish Elektrobit Corporation, which is listed on the NASDAQ OMX Helsinki.The company specializes in highly innovative software solutions […]