TOULOUSE, France – The explosion in automotive electronics over the next three years will push Siemens VDO Automotive to a virtual sales tie in Europe with archrival Robert Bosch GmbH in terms of electronics and injectors, Siemens VDO executives say. "We're already ahead of Bosch for injectors," says Jean-Luc Maté, who is in charge of Siemens VDO’s innovation strategy. Siemens VDO has introduced piezo injectors on four engines in Europe and will expand to five more within 18 months. ...

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