Johnson Controls signs JV with SAIC’s Yanfeng Automotive Trim Systems

Johnson Controls, a global multi-industrial company, and Yanfeng Automotive Trim Systems Co., Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Huayu Automotive Systems Co., Ltd. (HASCO), the component group of Shanghai Automotive Industry Corporation (SAIC), has announced the signing of the agreement for a global automotive interiors joint venture. The new joint venture will be called Yanfeng […]

SKF supplies Wheel-Hub Bearing to Koenigseggs’ New Regera

SKF is supplying Koenigseggs with front and rear wheel hub bearing units equipping their new car model Regera, launched at the Geneva Autoshow early March. Jean-Sylvain Migliore, Manager Racing, Automotive Market says, “Our development of components to fit the needs of motorsport and performance cars is really pushing SKF to the extremes. Designing the bearings […]

Toyota honours Bridgestone with Regional Supplier Overall Outstanding Performance Award

Bridgestone Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd. (BSCAP), represented by Mr Shinichi Hanashi, Chief Executive Officer of BSCAP, attended the Toyota Motors Asia Pacific Engineering and Manufacturing Annual Supplier Conference on 24 March 2015. Held at the Berkeley Hotel Pratunam in Bangkok, Thailand, the Conference was attended by top management from Toyota’s suppliers in the Asia Pacific […]

Hankook supplies ultra high-performance SUV tyres to Porsche Macan

Tyre maker Hankook is continuing its offensive in the premium segment of German automobile manufacturers and is now supplying ultra-high-performance (UHP) tyres as original equipment for the new Porsche Macan. This is the first time a model from the Stuttgart-based sports car manufacturer is being factory fitted with Hankook’s UHP- tyres. The pattern being used […]

Federal-Mogul Motorparts appoints Anthony (Tony) Papa, Sr VP -Global HR

Daniel Ninivaggi, Chief Executive Officer, Federal-Mogul Motorparts, a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: FDML), announces the appointment of Anthony (Tony) Papa to the position of Senior Vice President, Global Human Resources (HR) for Federal-Mogul Motorparts, effective immediately. “Tony has significant global human resources experience in the automotive sector, as well as in talent management and […]

Dana Showcases Fuel-cell Components at Hannover Messe

Dana Holding Corporation announced today it will showcase its innovative metallic bipolar plate technology, among other fuel-cell components, at Hannover Messe 2015, April 13-17. The company also will provide a detailed overview of its fuel-cell work as a participant in the Auto-Stack CORE network, an important initiative to establish an industrial core for a fuel-cell industry […]

Brose’s theme at Auto Shanghai 2015: Competence For Tomorrow’s Mobility

One in every four cars worldwide is made in China, and one in every three cars globally is equipped with Brose products.”Competence for tomorrow’s mobility” is the Brose theme for Auto Shanghai 2015, where the company will be presenting a selection of its latest product innovations for doors, liftgates, seats and electric drives.Leveraging its global […]

Bosch Foresees Strong Growth over the next few years for India

Bosch forecasts further strong growth in India “Make in India” initiative offers opportunities for connected industry Software solutions for connected manufacturing in India Bosch focuses on technologies that are “Invented for life” and tailored to local market The Bosch Group is forecasting strong growth over the next few years for India, this year’s partner country […]

Meritor Announces Executive Title Sponsorship of ChampTruck World Series Racing

Meritor, Inc. is the executive title sponsor of the Meritor ChampTruck World Series® for the 2015 season, marking the return of big-rig truck racing to major U.S. racetracks for the first time since 1993. The announcement was made at the Mid-America Trucking Show. Spearheaded by ChumpCar International founder and CEO John Condren, the Meritor ChampTruck World […]