Federal-Mogul http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53701/more en Supplier Roundup http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-126 <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> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-126" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-126#comments Public Gated Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Suppliers Asia Pacific Europe Vehicles & Technology North America China U.S. Germany Sweden 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/suppliers/supplier-roundup-124 <div class="node-body article-body">Continental makes Newport News news; BorgWarner, Faurecia expand emissions-control capabilities; Alcoa sheds inefficient Italian aluminum smelter.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-124" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-124#comments Public Gated Auto Makers Plants & Production Suppliers Asia Pacific Europe Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Japan Italy 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> 2014 Ward's 10 Best Engines Banquet http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/2014-wards-10-best-engines-banquet <div class="node-body gallery-body">The powertrain community celebrated this week at the Ward's 10 Best Engines ceremony at Detroit's Renaissance Center Marriott, down the street from the North American International Auto Show. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/2014-wards-10-best-engines-banquet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/2014-wards-10-best-engines-banquet#comments Public Auto Makers Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Japan Germany Italy Audi BMW BorgWarner Bosch Chrysler Eaton Federal-Mogul Ford General Motors Honda Porsche Volkswagen Diesel Electric Vehicles Fuel Economy Gasoline Fri, 17 Jan 2014 20:48:00 +0000 933461 at http://wardsauto.com Supplier Roundup http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-75 <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-75" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-75#comments Premium Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Politics Suppliers Asia Pacific Europe Vehicles & Technology North America China Mexico U.S. Indonesia Germany Portugal Audi BMW BorgWarner Federal-Mogul Ferrari Ford JCI Porsche Volkswagen Brakes Capacity Utilization Component Diesel Global Sources Globalization Headliner Laws/Law Enforcement Logistics Production Suspension Tires Trade Alcantara copper exhaust-gas recirculation GKN Driveline Hankook Henkel Kasper Rorsted Fri, 20 Sep 2013 10:15:00 +0000 850011 at http://wardsauto.com <p> <strong>Alcantara material featured in cockpit of Ferrari 458 Speciale.</strong></p> Internal Combustion Engine’s Best Days Still Ahead http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-amp-technology/internal-combustion-engine-s-best-days-still-ahead <div class="node-body article-body">The automotive engineering community agrees almost unanimously the ICE someday will be phased out in favor of electrified vehicles, but its continued evolution promises it will be a fun ride to the bitter end. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-amp-technology/internal-combustion-engine-s-best-days-still-ahead" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-amp-technology/internal-combustion-engine-s-best-days-still-ahead#comments Public Politics Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Eaton Federal-Mogul Emissions Fuel Economy Gasoline Turbocharger CAFE CGI FEV HCCI Mahle SinterCast Thu, 08 Nov 2012 10:00:00 +0000 651641 at http://wardsauto.com <p> <strong>Ford CEO Alan Mulally gives kiss to auto makers&rsquo; innovative 1.0L EcoBoost engine.</strong></p> Vehicle Connectivity Extending to Ambient Lighting http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/vehicle-connectivity-extending-ambient-lighting <div class="node-body article-body">Ambient lighting will be discussed as a lure for young vehicle buyers at this week’s MBS automotive conference in northern Michigan.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/vehicle-connectivity-extending-ambient-lighting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/vehicle-connectivity-extending-ambient-lighting#comments Public Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America North America - Regional Federal-Mogul 2012 CAR Management Briefing Seminars Cockpit Safety Vehicle Interiors ambient lighting Bluetooth CAR Management Briefing Seminars Ralf Meyer-Wendt Tue, 07 Aug 2012 19:30:00 +0000 582681 at http://wardsauto.com <p> <strong>Ambient lighting can be tailored for young consumers, Ralf Meyer-Wendt says.</strong></p> Supplier Roundup http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-22 <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-22" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-22#comments Premium Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Suppliers Vehicles & Technology China India U.S. Indonesia Japan Croatia France South Korea Germany Russia Behr BorgWarner Federal-Mogul Renault SAIC Toyota TRW Visteon Climate Controls/HVAC Component Electric Vehicles Finance Global Sources Globalization Labor & Human Resources Manual OE-Supplier Relations Product Development Seatbelts Suspension Transmission Vehicle Interiors AD Plastik BERU DuPont Edison Halla Huaya Mannoh Toyota Kirloskar Tsuda Uwe Gerber Yangfeng Thu, 05 Jul 2012 19:21:00 +0000 561771 at http://wardsauto.com <p> <strong>Maker of Toyota Fortuner manual gearboxes expanding in India.</strong></p> Auto Industry Will Brake for Salmon http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/auto-industry-will-brake-salmon <div class="node-body article-body">The states of California and Washington are legislating copper out of brake pads by 2025 because researchers say the metal is being washed into streams and rivers and endangering fish.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/auto-industry-will-brake-salmon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/auto-industry-will-brake-salmon#comments Public Auto Makers Politics Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America North America - Regional U.S. Auto Makers Federal-Mogul Politics Materials California copper graphite legislation non-asbestos organic brake pads salmon sulfides Washington Thu, 28 Jun 2012 09:00:00 +0000 555481 at http://wardsauto.com <p> <strong>Copper flakes in conventional brake pad on top distinguish it from Federal-Mogul&rsquo;s new zero-copper brake pad.</strong></p> More Personalization Seen With Ambient Interior Lighting http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-amp-technology/more-personalization-seen-ambient-interior-lighting <div class="node-body article-body">Using LIN, designers can achieve more uniformity with their lighting designs. Ambient lighting needs to fit a particular interior color, as some lighting schemes may be too intense in a beige interior but just right for a cabin shaded black.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-amp-technology/more-personalization-seen-ambient-interior-lighting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-amp-technology/more-personalization-seen-ambient-interior-lighting#comments Public Auto Makers Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Federal-Mogul Lear Lighting WardsAuto Interiors Conference 2012 WardsAuto Interiors Conference 3M Thu, 17 May 2012 22:29:00 +0000 529831 at http://wardsauto.com <p> <strong>Lear&#39;s Fleischmann predicts home computer-generated interior illumination that can be downloaded with special software to user&rsquo;s car is wave of the future. </strong></p> Supplier Roundup http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-9 <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-9" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-9#comments Premium Auto Makers Plants & Production Suppliers Europe Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Czech Republic Germany Spain Dana Denso Federal-Mogul Ford TRW Visteon Airbags Cameras Climate Controls/HVAC Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) Electric Vehicles Electronic Control Units (ECU) Hybrid Vehicles Labor & Human Resources Li-ion OE-Supplier Relations Product Development Production Unions 3M Chesapeake Energy Flexpoint Key Plastics OmniVision Onanon Robert R. Krakowiac Timken United Steelworkers William G. Quigley Fri, 24 Feb 2012 16:16:00 +0000 463221 at http://wardsauto.com <p> <strong>New labor deal clears way for $225 million Timken plant expansion.</strong></p>