ZF to showcase nextgen automotive transmission, suspension technology at SIAT

With a rich history of 100 years, the ZF Group is a leading global automotive supplier that has contributed towards evolving the mobility landscape across the globe through its innovative product portfolio. In India, ZF has a strong local mechanical engineering team that supports product development and application engineering for both the automotive and non-automotive […]

Mercedes-Benz India launches GLE

Mercedes-Benz India has launched luxury SUVs – the GLE, in Chennai today. Roland Folger, Managing Director & CEO, Mercedes-Benz India unveiled the car at the company’s dealership in Chennai, Transcar India. The sports utility vehicle that combines the best of on-road driving with off-road performance cements the company’s presence in the fastly growing luxury SUV segment […]

Tenneco to Launch Two New Technologies from Monroe Intelligent Suspension Portfolio

Tenneco has announced that two new advanced suspension technologies in its Monroe Intelligent Suspension portfolio will be launched in series production by the end of 2015. CVSA2, the newest generation of Tenneco’s continuously variable semi-active suspension, will be launched on a luxury supercar, while Dual Mode adaptive shock absorbers will debut on a mid-sized performance […]

Tenneco provides lightweight suspension parts on the new compact Jaguar XE sports sedan

Tenneco Inc. has announced that Jaguar Land Rover has chosen its high-performance suspension technology for its all-new XE sports sedan. The vehicle’s lightweight, high-pressure gas monotube shock absorbers offer excellent vehicle stability and handling as a result of innovative valve technology. The special design provides more mounting options, higher potential damping levels and a better response […]

Hitachi Automotive’s Semi-active Suspension Electronic Control contains Vibration and Position changes

Hitachi Automotive Systems, Ltd has announced that the company has developed new semi-active suspension electronic control technology that successfully suppresses vehicle vibrations during driving and vehicle position changes while turning on curves by approximately 10 percent. This has made improvement of both driving comfort and steering stability possible. Such improvements were previously difficult to achieve. […]

TRW signs Definitive agreement to divest its linkage, suspension business

TRW Automotive Holdings Corp. has announced that its subsidiary, TRW Automotive Inc., signed a definitive agreement to divest its Linkage and Suspension business for $400 million in cash, subject to working capital and other adjustments, to THK Co., Ltd. The planned divestiture, with annual sales of approximately $550 million, is expected to close by the end of TRW’s […]

Tenneco to supply high performance suspension to Ford’s new Focus and C-MAX

Tenneco Inc. has announced that Ford has chosen Tenneco’s high-performance damper technology for its new Ford Focus and Ford C-MAX, both of which are built on Ford’s C-Car global platform. According to Ford, these latest launches introduce a number of advanced new technologies focused on enhanced comfort, safety and ride quality. Tenneco’s Multi-Tuned Valve (MTV) […]