Component http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53316/more en Supplier Roundup http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-123 <div class="node-body article-body">Axalta expands in Mexico; Bosch looks to Vietnam for latest Asian expansion; Mitsubishi Rayon acquires carbon-fiber plastics supplier Wethje.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-123" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-123#comments Public Gated Management & Strategy Plants & Production Auto Makers Asia Pacific Supply Chain Europe Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America China Mexico U.S. Finland Germany Vietnam BMW BorgWarner Bosch General Motors Porsche Automatic Capacity Utilization Carbon Fiber Component Electronics Finance Global Sources Globalization Instrument Panel Lane-Departure Warning Manufacturing Technology OE-Supplier Relations Product Development Thu, 21 Aug 2014 16:05:00 +0000 1090321 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Chevrolet, Buick, GMC shift to BorgWarner solenoid valves.</strong></p> Technology Roundup http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/technology-roundup-6 <div class="node-body article-body">Cybersecurity experts warn of connected-car hacking; European researchers take self-parking to next level; Tata rolls out high-strength steel processed by manufacturers’ machinery on hand.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/technology-roundup-6" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/technology-roundup-6#comments Public Gated Plants & Production Auto Makers Europe Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Germany Italy Switzerland United Kingdom General Motors Autonomous Vehicles Cameras Charging Component Electric Vehicles Electronic Control Units (ECU) Future Products Information & Entertainment Manufacturing Technology Steel Car Connectivity Consortium Freudenberg-NOK Tata Steel Fri, 15 Aug 2014 10:30:00 +0000 1085511 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Tweaks sell GM on Freudenberg-NOK offset seal.</strong></p> Daimler Recalling 50,000 Smart Minicars in China http://wardsauto.com/daimler-recalling-50000-smart-minicars-china <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">Chinese regulators say the cars' V-belts may tear and cause damage to the engine.</div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/daimler-recalling-50000-smart-minicars-china" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Plants & Production Auto Makers Asia Pacific China Component Safety Fri, 15 Aug 2014 09:55:00 +0000 1085811 at http://wardsauto.com Land Rover Recalls SUVs With Possible Airbag Defect http://wardsauto.com/land-rover-recalls-suvs-possible-airbag-defect-0 <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">The automaker says the recall covers more than 40,000 vehicles with possibly defective restraint-control software that controls the front passenger airbag.</div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/land-rover-recalls-suvs-possible-airbag-defect-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Plants & Production Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Airbags Component National Highway Traffic Safey Administration (NHTSA) Safety Wed, 13 Aug 2014 12:05:00 +0000 1084591 at http://wardsauto.com GM Loses Bid to Quash Lawsuit in Death Linked to Ignition Switch http://wardsauto.com/gm-loses-bid-quash-lawsuit-death-linked-ignition-switch <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">The parents of crash victim Brooke Melton reached a settlement with the automaker last September for a reported $5 million, but a Georgia state judge says they can proceed with a new lawsuit based on information emerging from this year's recall of 2.6 million GM vehicles. </div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/gm-loses-bid-quash-lawsuit-death-linked-ignition-switch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Plants & Production Auto Makers North America U.S. Component GM's Recall Crisis Sun, 10 Aug 2014 22:59:00 +0000 1082401 at http://wardsauto.com VW Expands Recall of Chrysler-Built Minivans http://wardsauto.com/vw-expands-recall-chrysler-built-minivans <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">VW's latest recall raises to more than 34,000 the number of '09- and '10-model Routan minivans with ignition switches that could be jolted into the accessory position and shut off the engine. </div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vw-expands-recall-chrysler-built-minivans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Plants & Production Auto Makers Europe Suppliers North America Canada U.S. Germany Component National Highway Traffic Safey Administration (NHTSA) Safety Fri, 08 Aug 2014 14:09:00 +0000 1081761 at http://wardsauto.com Recalls Likely to Saddle Takata With Record Net Loss in Fiscal 2014 http://wardsauto.com/recalls-likely-saddle-takata-record-net-loss-fiscal-2014 <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">With nine automakers recalling more than 12 million vehicles with Takata airbags that potentially could explode, the safety-components maker faces a second consecutive full-year net loss.</div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/recalls-likely-saddle-takata-record-net-loss-fiscal-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Plants & Production Asia Pacific Suppliers Vehicles & Technology Japan Airbags Component Safety Thu, 07 Aug 2014 06:52:00 +0000 1080001 at http://wardsauto.com Panasonic Coy on Details in Planned $5 Billion Investment in Tesla Battery Plant http://wardsauto.com/panasonic-coy-details-planned-5-billion-investment-tesla-battery-plant <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">CFO Hideaki Kawai says Panasonic, which already supplies batteries for Tesla's electric cars, will invest gradually in the factory, and keep an eye on car demand.</div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/panasonic-coy-details-planned-5-billion-investment-tesla-battery-plant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Plants & Production Auto Makers Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Component Li-ion Thu, 31 Jul 2014 11:03:00 +0000 1073221 at http://wardsauto.com Suzuki Recalls Verona Sedans Over Fire Risk http://wardsauto.com/suzuki-recalls-verona-sedans-over-fire-risk <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">The recall of 25,900 Verona sedans from the '04-'06 model years involves the increased risk of fire linked to daytime running lights.</div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suzuki-recalls-verona-sedans-over-fire-risk" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Plants & Production Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Component Lighting Safety Tue, 29 Jul 2014 14:14:00 +0000 1070241 at http://wardsauto.com Mazda Issues Latest Takata Airbag-Related Recall http://wardsauto.com/mazda-issues-latest-takata-airbag-related-recall <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">The Japanese automaker is recalling 18,000 Mazda6 sedans and 50 RX-8 sports cars sold in the U.S. and equipped with airbags whose inflators could rupture and possibly injure occupants</div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/mazda-issues-latest-takata-airbag-related-recall" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Plants & Production Auto Makers Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Airbags Component Safety Fri, 25 Jul 2014 13:24:00 +0000 1067831 at http://wardsauto.com