ContiTech Vibration Control, a unit of Germany’s Continental AG, is supplying General Motors Corp. with all-new polyamide plastic engine mounts for use in the Opel Vectra and Saab 9-3. Co-developed with BASF Corp. and weighing about 35% less than comparable mounts made of steel and/or aluminum, the new torque-reaction mounts contribute to weight and emissions reductions, as well as improved driving dynamics and safety, the supplier says. Ricardo Inc. establishes a Battery Systems ...

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