BorgWarner opens Turbocharger production facility in Thailand

BorgWarner has inaugurated a Turbocharger production facility at Rayong, Thailand. With a total area of 69,965 square feet, the facility includes a leading-edge production line for advanced turbocharging solutions. BorgWarner has designed the plant to meet growing demand in the expanding Southeast Asian automotive market along with global automakers based in the region. “Thailand is […]

New Honeywell Garrett Brand Of Aftermarket Turbos Pairs Iconic Garrett Name With Honeywell Engineering

Honeywell has changed the brand name of its legendary Garrett replacement and performance aftermarket turbochargers to Honeywell Garrett to better convey the full capability and promise of its differentiated technology used in providing automotive turbocharging solutions to nearly every automaker in the world. Serving both the independent aftermarket with original equipment replacement turbochargers as well […]

Honeywell’s Transportation Systems Forecast Sees Global Annual Sales Of Turbocharged Vehicles Increasing 35 Percent By 2021

Honeywell’s Transportation Systems Forecast sees automakers continuing to adopt turbocharging technology to the tune of 48 percent of annual global sales by 2021, up 9 percentage points from 2016. This annual sales estimate, combining both passenger and commercial vehicles, would add more than 232 million turbocharged vehicles globally between 2017 and 2021 — an increase […]

 An Engine with a Continental Turbocharger is Named “International Engine of the Year for fourth time in a row

The winner of the world’s most prestigious engine competition this year is the 362 PS hybrid motor that powers the BMW i8 – with a high-performance turbocharger from Continental that makes a key contribution to its efficiency. Second place went to Ford’s 1.0-liter EcoBoost gasoline engine, which won the competition three times running from 2012 […]

Mitsubishi’s Indiana Turbocharger Plant to Commence Full-scale Production

On May 12 a ceremony was held at a turbocharger manufacturing plant newly established by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) in the U.S., in the city of Franklin in Indiana state, to mark the commencement of full-scale production. The launch of production at the new base is MHI’s response to anticipated growth in demand for turbochargers in the North […]

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 […]