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Magna’s new door latch offers quality doors and quieter car cabins

Magna’s new door latch offers quality doors and quieter car cabins

Magna has developed the Comfort+ door latch to provide quality doors and quieter car cabins. It has secured its first production contract to supply the new latch to a European automaker. Comfort+ turns sliding friction into rolling friction within the mechanics of the door latch, which significantly reduces the efforts required to open and close

KIA unveils the new Sportage

Kia Motors has revealed the New Kia Sportage. The new model pairs an updated exterior and interior design with new safety and infotainment technologies. The Sportage’s advanced new EcoDynamic+ 48V diesel mild-hybrid powertrain is the first to be launched as part of the brand’s global powertrain electrification strategy. Kia is the first manufacturer to offer

SAKOR provides Dynamometer Testing System to Hyundai Mobis

SAKOR Technologies has supplied a complete dynamometer testing system for electric steering systems manufactured by Hyundai Mobis. will be used by the corporate engineering group in South Korea for engineering validation and performance evaluation of electric motors and electronic control units (ECUs) that directly control the motor during electric steering. SAKOR is a leader in

Pricol wins National Award for Outstanding Industrial Relations in India

Automotive components manufacturer Pricol Limited has won the ‘National Award for Outstanding Industrial Relations’ for 2016 – 2017 by All India Organisation of Employers (AIOE). The award was handed over by Santosh Kumar Gangwar, Minister of State for Labour & Employment, Government of India and Gaurav Swarup – President of AIOE, in the presenceDagmar Walter, Director,

Dana expands in China

Dana has inaugurated a new facility to Support Automakers with Thermal-Management and New-Energy Solutions in Yancheng, China. The 8,000 square-meter plant, with an investment of $16.7 million, is the company’s 16th facility in China and the second in Yancheng. The new facility will manufacture thermal-acoustical protective shielding, including direct-insulation heat shields, as well as battery

NI develops FlexLogger for automotive validation test

  National Instruments (NI), the provider of a software-defined platform that helps accelerate the development and performance of the automated test and automated measurement systems, has developed FlexLogger configuration-based data-logging software for validation test. FlexLogger helps automotive test departments quickly capture accurate, well-documented data to verify system functionality in real-world conditions and comply with strict

Apollo Tyre’s P K Mohamed wins award

Apollo Tyres Chief Advisor R&D P K Mohamed has won the ‘Outstanding Industrial Partner’ award instituted by the International and Interuniversity Centre for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (IIUCNN) of Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam, Kerala, India. The award was presented by the Vice-Chancellor of MG university Dr Babu Sebastian during the International Conference on Nanomaterials: Synthesis, characterization

Mercedes-AMG launches GLE 43 4MATIC Coupe ‘OrangeArt’ and SLC 43 ‘RedArt’ launched in India

Mercedes-Benz India has launched the Mercedes-AMG GLE 43 4MATIC Coupe ‘OrangeArt’ Edition and the SLC 43 ‘RedArt’ Edition. Roland Folger, Managing Director and CEO, Mercedes-Benz India has launched these vehicles in the Indian market. “We have an exciting range of products in our global portfolio which we present to our Indian customers on a regular

OMRON Corporation, Techman Robot Incorporated tie-up

OMRON Corporation and Techman Robot Incorporated have signed an agreement to form a strategic alliance in the area of collaborative robots. OMRON will globally market and sell Techman’s TM series of collaborative robots via OMRON’s worldwide distribution network under a co-branded logo, starting in the second half of FY2018. Besides, both these companies will cooperate