Faurecia http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53700/more en Technology Roundup http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/technology-roundup-4 <div class="node-body article-body">Robots soak up sun at Mini plant; Continental specialty tires keep hybrids’ cabin noise down; TRW emergency-steering assist gives driver extra set of eyes.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/technology-roundup-4" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/technology-roundup-4#comments Public Gated Plants & Production Auto Makers Europe Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. France Germany Sweden United Kingdom Continental Dana Faurecia Mini TRW Body Cameras Chassis Hybrid Vehicles Manufacturing Technology Radar Seats Tires Dow Automotive Oxford Saab Fri, 20 Jun 2014 12:20:00 +0000 1042911 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Temperature sensor improves weld strength, lightweighting.</strong></p> From the Floor: 2014 WardsAuto Interiors Conference http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/floor-2014-wardsauto-interiors-conference <div class="node-body gallery-body">More than 500 people attended the recent WardsAuto Interiors Conference in Dearborn, MI, to hear two compelling keynote speeches and eight panel sessions. Also honored at the conference were winners of the 2014 Ward's 10 Best Interiors and the College for Creative Studies Student Design Competition. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/floor-2014-wardsauto-interiors-conference" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/floor-2014-wardsauto-interiors-conference#comments Public Management & Strategy Auto Makers Suppliers Vehicles & Technology Ward's 10 Best Interiors North America North America - Regional U.S. Chrysler Continental Faurecia General Motors JCI Lear Visteon 2014 WardsAuto Interiors Conference Carbon Fiber Cockpit Future Products Human Machine Interfaces (HMI) Instrument Panel Interior Plastic Product Development Seats Vehicle Interiors Mon, 09 Jun 2014 15:32:00 +0000 1029871 at http://wardsauto.com Notion of Luxury Evolves As More Vehicles Gain Premium Pieces http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/notion-luxury-evolves-more-vehicles-gain-premium-pieces <div class="field-deck"> 2014 WardsAuto Interiors Conference </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Makers of all premium goods are looking to the crafts of a particular region and adding those elements to heighten the uniqueness and desirability of their product, experts say.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/notion-luxury-evolves-more-vehicles-gain-premium-pieces" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/notion-luxury-evolves-more-vehicles-gain-premium-pieces#comments Public Auto Makers Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Faurecia Jeep 2014 WardsAuto Interiors Conference Interior Murray Design Olivier Boinais Pat Murray Robert Walker Rolls Royce Ghost Thu, 22 May 2014 17:20:00 +0000 1025731 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Jeep designer Walker says time key element of future luxury.</strong></p> Supplier Roundup http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-105 <div class="node-body article-body">Consortium to forge closer ties between OEMs, suppliers; LEDs at heart of Hella headlamp system in Audi A8; JLR calls on Bosch to devise smartphone-vehicle interface; juicy offer from Nissan.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-105" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-105#comments Public Gated Management & Strategy Plants & Production Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Supply Chain Europe Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America Europe - Regional Mexico U.S. Audi Bosch Faurecia Ford Hella Jaguar Jeep Land Rover Magna Nissan Volkswagen Body Capacity Utilization Charging Exterior Globalization Headlamps Incentives Information & Entertainment OE-Supplier Relations SAE International Seats Thermoplastic Olefin (TPO) Vehicle Assembly Automotive Material Intelligence Consortium Flextronics Haartz Key Safety Systems Macedonia Recaro Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:50:00 +0000 998421 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Recyclable Magna liftgate has paintable outer panel.</strong></p> Faurecia’s Ammonia-Based SCR Suited for Deep Freeze http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/faurecia-s-ammonia-based-scr-suited-deep-freeze <div class="field-deck"> 2014 North American International Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The exhaust supplier expects its system to become the new global standard for NOx reduction in diesel engines as regulations will focus more heavily on real-world conditions at low temperatures.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/faurecia-s-ammonia-based-scr-suited-deep-freeze" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/faurecia-s-ammonia-based-scr-suited-deep-freeze#comments Public Politics Auto Makers Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America Europe - Regional U.S. Faurecia Diesel Emissions ammonia Ammonia Storage and Delivery System ASDS Emissions Euro 6 NOx oxides of nitrogen emissions Robin Willats SCR selective catalytic reduction urea Fri, 24 Jan 2014 16:35:00 +0000 937421 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Faurecia&rsquo;s Robin Willats discusses Ammonia Storage and Delivery System at Detroit auto show exhibit.</strong></p> Supplier Roundup http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-85 <div class="node-body article-body">Magna CEO dismisses Faurecia stock-purchase report; Indian parts-makers urged to forge closer ties with Japanese automakers; Production resumes at Republic Steel plant off-line for five years.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-85" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-85#comments Premium Management & Strategy Plants & Production Politics Auto Makers Asia Pacific Supply Chain Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America Canada India U.S. Japan Malaysia Thailand BMW Dongfeng Faurecia Magna Mini PSA ZF Automatic Braking Autonomous Vehicles Cameras Capacity Utilization Employment Finance Global Sources Globalization Logistics OE-Supplier Relations Pedestrian Protection Production Steel Suspension Trade Automotive Components Manufacturers Association of India Don Walker Harish Lakshman Republic Steel Toshiba Wed, 27 Nov 2013 15:55:00 +0000 903391 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>ZF supplies axles to nearby BMW plant in Malaysia.</strong></p> Supplier Roundup http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-84 <div class="node-body article-body">Faurecia, Magneti Marelli partner on interior HMIs; BOSAL Group expands into China; Japan’s Minebea plans eightfold increase in A/C drive-unit production.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-84" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-84#comments Premium Management & Strategy Plants & Production Politics Auto Makers Asia Pacific Supply Chain Europe Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America Canada China U.S. Belgium Indonesia Japan Thailand BorgWarner Faurecia Isuzu Suzuki Toyota Volkswagen Globalization Human Machine Interfaces (HMI) Logistics Manufacturing Technology OE-Supplier Relations Production Purchashing Suspension Tariffs Trade Wheels BOSAL Group. Advanced Clean Air Technologies Continental Structural Plastics Itochu Lacks Wheel Trim Systems Magneti Marelli Minebea Thu, 21 Nov 2013 18:52:00 +0000 898561 at http://wardsauto.com <p> <strong>BorgWarner differential featured in FWD &rsquo;13 Volkswagen Golf GTI.</strong></p> Supplier Roundup http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-79 <div class="node-body article-body">A roundup of this week’s news involving automotive suppliers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-79" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-79#comments Premium Management & Strategy Plants & Production Auto Makers Asia Pacific Supply Chain Europe Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America China U.S. Germany Poland Russia Serbia Denso Faurecia Ferrari Ford Magna Nissan TRW Volkswagen Capacity Utilization Chassis Component Exterior Global Sources Globalization Headlamps Logistics OE-Supplier Relations Production Purchashing Seats Steel Taillamps Tires Bilstein Groclin Auto Hankook Hubei Huazhong Photoelectric Inalfa Kiekert Magneti Marelli polycarbonate Sabic St. Petersburg Fri, 18 Oct 2013 15:06:00 +0000 867481 at http://wardsauto.com <p> <strong>Magneti Marelli, partner in China JV aim for local business.</strong></p> French Auto Industry, Government Aim for 118-MPG Car http://wardsauto.com/politics/french-auto-industry-government-aim-118-mpg-car <div class="node-body article-body">Concerned about losing jobs to lower-cost countries, France has countered with the PFA industry coalition and two main efforts to advance automotive technology: autonomous vehicles and the affordable, high-fuel-efficiency small car.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/politics/french-auto-industry-government-aim-118-mpg-car" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/politics/french-auto-industry-government-aim-118-mpg-car#comments Premium Management & Strategy Politics Auto Makers Supply Chain Europe Suppliers Vehicles & Technology France Faurecia Fiat Nissan PSA Renault Valeo Visteon Politics Autonomous Vehicles Collision Avoidance Emissions Fuel Economy Hybrid Vehicles OE-Supplier Relations Product Development Arnault Montebourg Francoise Hollande Michel Rollier Michelin PFA Philippe Doublet Plastic Omnium R&D Thierry Bolore Tue, 08 Oct 2013 10:40:00 +0000 860541 at http://wardsauto.com <p> <strong>Alliance partner Nissan could help Renault develop self-driving vehicles.</strong></p> Supplier Roundup http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-77 <div class="node-body article-body">A roundup of this week’s news involving automotive suppliers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-77" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-77#comments Premium Management & Strategy Plants & Production Auto Makers Asia Pacific Supply Chain Europe Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America Mexico U.S. Germany Thailand Russia Serbia Faurecia JCI Magna Nissan Body Component Electronic Control Units (ECU) Finance Future Products Global Sources Globalization Li-ion Manufacturing Technology OE-Supplier Relations Purchashing Seats Transmissions Autoneum BASF Durr GKN Driveline INFAC Inter Groclin Auto Original Equipment Suppliers Assn. R&D Thu, 03 Oct 2013 18:40:00 +0000 859041 at http://wardsauto.com <p> <strong>BASF expanding Ohio EV-battery-research facility.</strong></p>