BorgWarner http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53690/more en BorgWarner Expands Powertrain Tech Center http://wardsauto.com/industry/borgwarner-expands-powertrain-tech-center <div class="node-body article-body">Vice President and Chief Technology officer Christopher Thomas says the company now is bolstering its electrification capabilities to complement its activities related to internal combustion engines. </div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/industry/borgwarner-expands-powertrain-tech-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/industry/borgwarner-expands-powertrain-tech-center#comments Public Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America Industry Alternative (EVs, HEVs, FCVs) Engines U.S. Technology Miscellaneous BorgWarner Hybrid Vehicles Turbocharger Mon, 26 Oct 2015 16:23:00 +0000 1380491 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>BorgWarner executives, city and state officials plant ceremonial tree to celebrate expansion project (from left): Robin Kendrick, BorgWarner general manager-Transmission Systems; U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow; Auburn Hills Mayor Kevin McDaniel; Kevin Kerrigan, senior vice president-Michigan Economic Development; Oakland Country Executive L. Brooks Patterson and BorgWarner Chief Technology Officer Christopher Thomas. </strong></p> BorgWarner Powertrain Tech Boom Coming But Consumers Unprepared, Experts Say http://wardsauto.com/technology/powertrain-tech-boom-coming-consumers-unprepared-experts-say <div class="node-body article-body">The knowledge gap already could be affecting sales of advanced-technology vehicles, which last year accounted for 3.5% of the nearly 17 million cars and trucks sold in the U.S., according to WardsAuto data.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/technology/powertrain-tech-boom-coming-consumers-unprepared-experts-say" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/technology/powertrain-tech-boom-coming-consumers-unprepared-experts-say#comments Public Auto Makers Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America Industry Alternative (EVs, HEVs, FCVs) Engines Diesel U.S. Technology Miscellaneous BorgWarner Chevrolet Automatic Continuously Variable (CVT) Diesel Dual Clutch (DCT) Electric Vehicles Emissions Fuel Economy Gasoline Hybrid Vehicles Laws/Law Enforcement Turbocharger Wed, 29 Jul 2015 10:00:00 +0000 1319061 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Complex technology, low fuel prices conspire against alternative-propulsion vehicles.</strong></p> OEMs Ponder Dual-Fuel, Cooled EGR Combustion Strategies http://wardsauto.com/miscellaneous/oems-ponder-dual-fuel-cooled-egr-combustion-strategies <div class="field-deck"> 2015 SAE World Congress </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A Southwest Research scientist says many automakers are just getting started in their research of the dual-fuel RCCI system, and that it will take at least a decade before the technology is ready for production vehicles. </div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/miscellaneous/oems-ponder-dual-fuel-cooled-egr-combustion-strategies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/miscellaneous/oems-ponder-dual-fuel-cooled-egr-combustion-strategies#comments Public Auto Makers Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America Industry North America - Regional Alternative (EVs, HEVs, FCVs) Engines Diesel U.S. SAE World Congress Technology Miscellaneous BorgWarner Delphi California Air Resources Board (CARB) Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) Diesel Emissions Flex-Fuel Vehicles Fuel Economy Future Products Gasoline Product Development Turbocharger 2015 SAE World Congress Cary Henry compression ignition cooled EGR dual-fuel exhaust gas recirculation GDCI HCCI low temperature combustion PCCI port fuel injection RCCI Southwest Research Institute SwRI Wed, 22 Apr 2015 17:29:00 +0000 1264761 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Southwest Research runs tests on spark-ignited natural-gas Cummins engine modified to operate with cooled EGR.</strong></p> SAE Panel: ICE, With Increasing Efficiency, Here to Stay http://wardsauto.com/technology/sae-panel-ice-increasing-efficiency-here-stay <div class="field-deck"> 2015 SAE World Congress </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Technologies such as direct injection and variable valve timing have made the internal combustion engine very efficient, panelists concur. </div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/technology/sae-panel-ice-increasing-efficiency-here-stay" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/technology/sae-panel-ice-increasing-efficiency-here-stay#comments Public World Auto Makers Suppliers Vehicles & Technology Industry Engines SAE World Congress Technology World Miscellaneous BorgWarner Bosch Chrysler Ford Schaeffler Engines Transmissions 2015 SAE World Congress Tue, 21 Apr 2015 20:22:00 +0000 1263981 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Schaeffler&rsquo;s Hemphill worries about expensive engine tech.</strong></p> Technology Roundup http://wardsauto.com/diesel/technology-roundup <div class="node-body article-body">BorgWarner turbocharger helps new Volvo fight above weight; cloudy forecast for Visteon HMI technology; Harman system gives NVH silent treatment.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/diesel/technology-roundup" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/diesel/technology-roundup#comments Public Gated Auto Makers Suppliers Vehicles & Technology Diesel Resource Center North America Industry Alternative (EVs, HEVs, FCVs) Engines HMI Diesel U.S. Vehicle Architecture/Chassis Technology Interiors Technology Miscellaneous BorgWarner Chrysler Ford General Motors Visteon Volvo Car Diesel Future Products Human Machine Interfaces (HMI) Li-ion Lighting Sound Systems Tires Turbocharger Vehicle Interiors Cooper Tire Freescale Semiconductor Harman Kiekert Renesas U.S. Advanced Battery Consortium Fri, 24 Oct 2014 17:24:00 +0000 1142171 at http://wardsauto.com Technology Roundup http://wardsauto.com/technology/technology-roundup <div class="node-body article-body">Bridgestone studying rubbery shrubbery; LEDs light the way in new Lexus CUV; Mahle casts away cast iron in piston-ring component.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/technology/technology-roundup" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/technology/technology-roundup#comments Public Gated Auto Makers Plants & Production Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America Industry Alternative (EVs, HEVs, FCVs) HMI Manufacturing Technology U.S. Materials Safety Technology Vehicle Architecture/Chassis Technology Interiors Technology Miscellaneous Audi BorgWarner Continental Ford Lexus Renault Volkswagen Cockpit Dual Clutch (DCT) Electric Vehicles Electronic Control Units (ECU) Future Products Headlamps Information & Entertainment Manufacturing Technology National Highway Traffic Safey Administration (NHTSA) Pedestrian Protection Plastic Steel Taillamps Tires Voice Activation 3-D Printer Bridgestone LED Mahle University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute Fri, 26 Sep 2014 11:12:00 +0000 1125001 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>3-D printer replaces stamping, conventional assembly of Strati EV.</strong></p> Supplier Roundup http://wardsauto.com/industry/supplier-roundup <div class="field-byline"> Jim Irwin </div> <div class="node-body article-body">BorgWarner boosting EGR technology output in China; Ford experiments with expanding SYNC capabilities; truck bed, exhaust-system suppliers sign on with Toyota in Texas.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/industry/supplier-roundup" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/industry/supplier-roundup#comments Public Gated Auto Makers Plants & Production Suppliers Asia Pacific Europe Vehicles & Technology North America Analysis Industry Alternative (EVs, HEVs, FCVs) China HMI U.S. Germany Technology Data & Insights Miscellaneous BMW BorgWarner Ford Toyota Component Electric Vehicles Global Sources Information & Entertainment Li-ion OE-Supplier Relations Production AMS ASI Automatic Labs Forma Automotive Penn Engineering PROFIL Voss Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:33:00 +0000 1119991 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>AMS sensor interface keeps tabs on battery charge in BMW i3.</strong></p> Supplier Roundup http://wardsauto.com/industry/supplier-roundup <div class="node-body article-body">Axalta’s biggest plant getting bigger; BorgWarner revs China turbocharging capacity; Federal-Mogul deal lets TRW focus on safety technology.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/industry/supplier-roundup" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/industry/supplier-roundup#comments Public Gated Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Suppliers Asia Pacific Europe Vehicles & Technology North America Industry China HMI U.S. Materials Vehicle Architecture/Chassis Technology Germany Technology Sweden Data & Insights Miscellaneous BorgWarner Federal-Mogul General Motors Jeep TRW Volvo Car Capacity Utilization Component Materials Navigation Systems OE-Supplier Relations Restructuring Tires Axalta Enthone NIRA TomTom Thu, 11 Sep 2014 13:35:00 +0000 1115481 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>End-user input keeps TomTom maps up-to-date in new Renegade.</strong></p> Supplier Roundup http://wardsauto.com/industry/supplier-roundup <div class="node-body article-body">Continental makes Newport News news; BorgWarner, Faurecia expand emissions-control capabilities; Alcoa sheds inefficient Italian aluminum smelter.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/industry/supplier-roundup" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/industry/supplier-roundup#comments Public Gated Auto Makers Plants & Production Suppliers Asia Pacific Europe Vehicles & Technology North America Analysis Industry Engines U.S. Materials Japan Italy Technology Data & Insights Miscellaneous BorgWarner Continental Faurecia Federal-Mogul Aluminum Capacity Utilization Component Employment Global Sources Logistics Production Turbocharger Alcoa Thu, 28 Aug 2014 14:45:00 +0000 1098321 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>BorgWarner steps up emissions technology output at Illinois plant.</strong></p> Supplier Roundup http://wardsauto.com/industry/supplier-roundup <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> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/industry/supplier-roundup" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/industry/supplier-roundup#comments Public Gated Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Suppliers Asia Pacific Europe Vehicles & Technology North America Industry China HMI Mexico Manufacturing Technology U.S. Materials Safety Technology Finland Germany Vietnam Technology Data & Insights Miscellaneous 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>