Denso http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53698/more en Japanese Government, Industry on Joint Safety Crusade http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/japanese-government-industry-joint-safety-crusade <div class="node-body article-body">World Health Organization statistics show Japan reported 5.2 traffic deaths per 100,000 people in 2010. ITS Japan Chairman and Toyota technical advisor Hiroyuki Watanabe hopes to reduce that to below 2.6 by 2018.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/japanese-government-industry-joint-safety-crusade" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/japanese-government-industry-joint-safety-crusade#comments Premium Limited Management & Strategy Politics Auto Makers Asia Pacific Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Japan Acura Aisin Denso Honda Toyota Politics Autonomous Vehicles Cameras Human Machine Interfaces (HMI) Lidar Product Development ITS World Congress Mon, 22 Sep 2014 10:01:00 +0000 1121761 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Driver taken for ride by automated Acura in downtown Detroit.</strong></p> ITS World Congress Technology Showcase http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/its-world-congress-technology-showcase <div class="node-body gallery-body">Detroit's Belle Isle is hosting a Technology Showcase this week as part of ITS World Congress, which is dedicated to a future of connected, autonomous vehicles.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/its-world-congress-technology-showcase" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/its-world-congress-technology-showcase#comments Public Management & Strategy Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America North America - Regional U.S. Chevrolet Denso Ford General Motors Automatic Braking Autonomous Vehicles Cameras Collision Avoidance Future Products Pedestrian Protection Product Development Safety Tue, 09 Sep 2014 09:11:00 +0000 1113511 at http://wardsauto.com Research, Salesmanship Equal Priorities for Autoliv http://wardsauto.com/supply-chain/research-salesmanship-equal-priorities-autoliv <div class="field-deck"> 2014 CAR Management Briefing Seminars </div> <div class="node-body article-body">“We have preferred-partner status on what we are doing today,” Autoliv America President Steve Fredin says. “But we are also investing in new things. We are in a box. They say, ‘You are a seatbelt supplier, why talk to us about a radar system?’”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/supply-chain/research-salesmanship-equal-priorities-autoliv" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/supply-chain/research-salesmanship-equal-priorities-autoliv#comments Public Management & Strategy Auto Makers Suppliers Supply Chain Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Autoliv BMW Bosch Continental Daimler Delphi Denso Ford Toyota 2014 CAR Management Briefing Seminars Airbags Cameras Future Products OE-Supplier Relations Product Development Radar Fri, 08 Aug 2014 16:30:00 +0000 1081881 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Autoliv America President Steve Fredin (far left) at MBS panel discussion.</strong></p> Reporter Notebook: And the Youth Shall Lead Us http://wardsauto.com/north-america/reporter-notebook-and-youth-shall-lead-us <div class="field-byline"> By WardsAuto Staff </div> <div class="field-deck"> 2014 CAR Management Briefing Seminars </div> <div class="node-body article-body">WardsAuto writers pass along the buzz at this week’s Center for Automotive Research’s Management Briefing Seminars in Traverse City, MI.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/north-america/reporter-notebook-and-youth-shall-lead-us" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/north-america/reporter-notebook-and-youth-shall-lead-us#comments Public Management & Strategy Auto Makers Suppliers Vehicles & Technology Diesel Resource Center North America North America - Regional U.S. Japan Chevrolet Denso General Motors Honda Management & Strategy Sales & Marketing 2014 CAR Management Briefing Seminars Diesel Fuel-Cell Vehicles Information & Entertainment Product Development Chevrolet Corvette chevrolet cruze diesel First Element Fuel Jim Keller Joel Ewanick Justin McBride Sean McAlinden Shane Stephens Steve Kiefer Ward's 10 Best Engines Tue, 05 Aug 2014 20:55:00 +0000 1077831 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Sean McAlinden</strong></p> Japanese Parts Manufacturers Display Latest Wares http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/japanese-parts-manufacturers-display-latest-wares <div class="node-body article-body">Jatco is producing about 1,500 units of the second transmission in its CVT8 Hybrid series monthly, but plans to raise output to 4,500 units per month by 2016, with its Aguascalientes, Mexico-based subsidiary accounting for almost all of the growth.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/japanese-parts-manufacturers-display-latest-wares" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/japanese-parts-manufacturers-display-latest-wares#comments Premium Management & Strategy Plants & Production Auto Makers Asia Pacific Suppliers Supply Chain Vehicles & Technology Japan Aisin Denso General Motors Honda Infiniti Isuzu Lexus Nissan Ram Toyota Body Climate Controls/HVAC Continuously Variable (CVT) Electric Vehicles Global Sources Hybrid Vehicles Li-ion OE-Supplier Relations Production Purchashing Transmission Hitachi Jatco Toyota Industries Wed, 02 Jul 2014 10:19:00 +0000 1046821 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Next-gen Jatco CVT-8 transmission designed for lower torque levels.</strong></p> Supplier Roundup http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-114 <div class="node-body article-body">ArcelorMittal Chinese steel JV to supply global, domestic OEMs; small Michigan companies get chance to fill supply bills for Detroit Three; Hikaru Sugi steps down as CEO of Denso’s North American operations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-114" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-114#comments Public Gated Management & Strategy Plants & Production Auto Makers Asia Pacific Suppliers Supply Chain Europe Vehicles & Technology North America South America Brazil China U.S. Turkey Bosch Chrysler Denso Ford General Motors TRW Brakes Capacity Utilization Future Products Global Sources Globalization Labor & Human Resources OE-Supplier Relations Purchashing Steel Tires ArcelorMittal Cooper Tire Michigan Economic Development Corp. PPG Thu, 19 Jun 2014 17:40:00 +0000 1042741 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>TRW tech center anticipates burgeoning Chinese market.</strong></p> Supplier Roundup http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-111 <div class="node-body article-body">Denso nurtures tech startups in Silicon Valley; Axalta paints get Daimler seal of approval; Preh touchpad literally digital. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-111" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-111#comments Public Gated Auto Makers Suppliers Supply Chain Europe Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Belgium Germany Luxembourg Russia Switzerland Continental Denso Fiat Mercedes Mini Information & Entertainment Instrument Panel Materials Navigation Systems OE-Supplier Relations Axalta Preh Silicon Valley Tom Tom Thu, 29 May 2014 16:10:00 +0000 1029631 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Tom Tom software helps new Fiat Ducato navigate.</strong></p> Denso Growth Plans Still Growing http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/denso-growth-plans-still-growing <div class="field-deck"> 2014 North American International Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In Southfield, MI, Denso is spending $10 million to purchase a neighboring 3-story building to join the current campus of four facilities, creating 176 new jobs. The supplier also announces a consortium to study how drivers interact with vehicles.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/denso-growth-plans-still-growing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/denso-growth-plans-still-growing#comments Public Plants & Production Auto Makers Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America North America - Regional U.S. Japan Denso Honda Jaguar Land Rover Subaru Toyota 2014 North American International Auto Show Component Human Machine Interfaces (HMI) Advanced Human Factors Evaluator for Automotive Distraction AHEAD Athens investment manufacturing MI MIT North American headquarters Southfield Terry Helgesen TN Fri, 17 Jan 2014 11:03:00 +0000 932901 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Electronics supplier Denso announces research project targeting distracted driving.</strong></p> Supplier Roundup http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-92 <div class="node-body article-body">Johnson Controls sheds auto-electronics business; Denso doubles down on Tennessee injector production; GKN goes local with new Russian plant.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-92" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-92#comments Premium Management & Strategy Plants & Production Auto Makers Asia Pacific Suppliers Supply Chain Europe Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. South Korea Russia Sweden BMW Denso Ford Hyundai JCI Kia Visteon Capacity Utilization Electric Vehicles Employment Gasoline Global Sources Globalization Information & Entertainment Instrument Panel Labor & Human Resources OE-Supplier Relations Production Purchashing Restructuring Suspension Busan GKN Driveline Jacqueline Dedo Michigan Economic Development Corp. Nexteer Piston Group SKF Togliatti Thu, 16 Jan 2014 20:20:00 +0000 932911 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>SKF to provide MacPherson strut component to Hyundai-Kia.</strong></p> Fuel Cells, Plug-in Hybrids Fueled Buzz at Tokyo Show http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/fuel-cells-plug-hybrids-fueled-buzz-tokyo-show <div class="node-body article-body">Honda hopes to reduce the price of its next-generation FCEV’s price to ¥4 million, a goal dating back to 2005, but the target date has been pushed back from 2020 to 2025.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/fuel-cells-plug-hybrids-fueled-buzz-tokyo-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/fuel-cells-plug-hybrids-fueled-buzz-tokyo-show#comments Premium Management & Strategy Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Suppliers Supply Chain Vehicles & Technology Japan Aisin Denso Honda Mazda Mitsubishi Nissan Tesla Toyota Advertising Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) Continuously Variable (CVT) Electric Vehicles Fuel-Cell Vehicles Gasoline Global Sources Headlamps Human Machine Interfaces (HMI) Li-ion Product Development Tires Transmissions Turbocharger 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show 2013 Tokyo Motor Show Carlos Ghosn Jatco Ryugo Nakao Yoshikazu Tanaka Thu, 12 Dec 2013 09:39:00 +0000 912191 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Toyota, Lexus models feature Aisin rear-drive hybrid system.</strong></p>