IAC http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53703/more en Supplier Roundup http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-131 <div class="node-body article-body">IAC doubles down in China; Huf handles expansion in Tennessee; France’s AdduXi launches U.S. manufacturing.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-131" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-131#comments Public Gated Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Suppliers Asia Pacific Europe Vehicles & Technology North America China U.S. Serbia Ford IAC Capacity Utilization Electronics Employment Global Sources Globalization Lighting OE-Supplier Relations Plastic Tires Vehicle Interiors Thu, 16 Oct 2014 18:16:00 +0000 1136361 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>&rsquo;10 Mustang early adopter of LED lighting.</strong></p> Supplier Roundup http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-130 <div class="node-body article-body">Dusseldorf welcomes IAC HQ; Brose expands Southeast Michigan operation; Mitsubishi Automotive Electric to supply Americas from Mexico base.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-130" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-130#comments Public Gated Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Suppliers Asia Pacific Europe Vehicles & Technology North America Australia China Mexico U.S. Malaysia Germany Continental Ford IAC ZF Climate Controls/HVAC Component Global Sources Globalization Human Machine Interfaces (HMI) Internet Logistics Materials OE-Supplier Relations Sound Systems Vehicle Interiors Benecke-Kaliko Brose DuPont Mitsubishi Electric Pandora Internet radio Sage Thu, 09 Oct 2014 17:05:00 +0000 1133151 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Interior-surface production techniques in tune with China&#39;s clean-air goals.</strong></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Supplier Roundup http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-113 <div class="field-byline"> WardsAuto Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Takata warns airbag recalls may widen; HighWater says battery may be breakthrough; IAC opens new Asia HQ; Toyoda Gosei expands Michigan facility.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-113" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-113#comments Public Gated World Management & Strategy Plants & Production Suppliers Vehicles & Technology World BorgWarner IAC Component Product Development Vehicles & Technology Thu, 12 Jun 2014 12:32:00 +0000 1037681 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>HighWater says GO Battery can match Li-ion performance but at lower cost.</strong></p> Supplier Roundup http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-99 <div class="node-body article-body">TRW concept lets front passenger take the wheel; New fuel-tank plant is TI Automotive’s 15th facility in China; Preh ECUs maximize battery efficiency in BMW’s new EV.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-99" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-99#comments Public Gated Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Suppliers Asia Pacific Europe Vehicles & Technology North America China Mexico India U.S. Germany Switzerland BMW BorgWarner IAC Mahindra & Mahindra Ram Tenneco Toyota TRW Autonomous Vehicles Batteries Capacity Utilization Diesel Electric Vehicles Electronic Control Units (ECU) Future Products Global Sources Globalization OE-Supplier Relations Purchashing Transmissions Vehicle Interiors Alcantara Chakan ExchangE Geneva Auto Show Gill Holding GR Spring & Stamping Guangzhou Preh Pune Rinspeed Saltillo Thu, 06 Mar 2014 16:45:00 +0000 968821 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>BorgWarner transfer case gives &rsquo;14 Tundra shift-on-the-fly capability.</strong></p> Supplier Roundup http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-65 <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-65" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-65#comments Premium Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Suppliers Africa / Middle East Asia Pacific Europe Vehicles & Technology North America Europe - Regional China U.S. South Africa Chery Continental Ford IAC Mercedes PSA Valeo Volkswagen Aluminum Body Capacity Utilization Component Electric Vehicles Engine Finance Global Sources Globalization Hybrid Vehicles OE-Supplier Relations Transmission Vehicle Interiors AAM Feltex Israel Corp.Jacques Aschenbroich Markus Pirsch Novelis Qoros Roland Harings Weber Thu, 11 Jul 2013 14:05:00 +0000 807121 at http://wardsauto.com <p> <strong>&rsquo;14 F-150 Tremor&rsquo;s EcoBoost engine features ContiTech timing belts.</strong></p> JLR Business Gives Growing IAC Piece of Premium-Car Sector http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/jlr-business-gives-growing-iac-piece-premium-car-sector <div class="node-body article-body">At the supplier’s Halewood operations, production has gone from one shift with 80 workers in 2008 to three shifts and 500 employees, thanks in large part to hot sales of the Range Rover Evoque.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/jlr-business-gives-growing-iac-piece-premium-car-sector" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/jlr-business-gives-growing-iac-piece-premium-car-sector#comments Public Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Suppliers Europe United Kingdom IAC Land Rover Management & Strategy Component Tue, 09 Jul 2013 09:45:00 +0000 805121 at http://wardsauto.com <p> <strong>Hundreds of variations possible with IAC-supplied Evoque cockpit.</strong></p> Innovative Interior Materials Can Cut Vehicle Weight, Experts Say http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-amp-technology/innovative-interior-materials-can-cut-vehicle-weight-experts-say <div class="field-deck"> 2013 WardsAuto Interiors Conference </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Newly developed “smart” textiles that can automatically heat and cool themselves could replace the thermo-conductive layers currently used by auto makers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-amp-technology/innovative-interior-materials-can-cut-vehicle-weight-experts-say" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-amp-technology/innovative-interior-materials-can-cut-vehicle-weight-experts-say#comments Public Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. IAC 2013 WardsAuto Interiors Conference Hybrid Vehicles Information & Entertainment Materials Seats Wed, 22 May 2013 20:30:00 +0000 777881 at http://wardsauto.com <p> <strong>Rose Ryntz, senior director-advanced engineering, International Automotive Components, says new weight-saving innovations must be used to meet CAFE regulations. </strong></p> Supplier Roundup http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-14 <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-14" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-14#comments Premium Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Suppliers Asia Pacific Europe Vehicles & Technology North America South America Brazil China Mexico India U.S. South Korea Thailand Russia BorgWarner Continental Ford IAC Airbags Aluminum Brakes Capacity Utilization Electronic Control Units (ECU) Global Sources Instrument Panel Manufacturing Technology OE-Supplier Relations Restructuring Seatbelts Turbocharger Wheels Hamlin Key Safety Systems Littelfuse Nisshinbo Brake Omen Superior Industries UC RUSAL Vari-Form Fri, 19 Apr 2013 11:10:00 +0000 756111 at http://wardsauto.com <p> <strong>ContiTech reorganizing Fluid Technology unit.</strong></p> WardsAuto Announces Finalists in Interiors Student-Design Competition http://wardsauto.com/sae-world-congress/wardsauto-announces-finalists-interiors-student-design-competition <div class="field-deck"> 2013 SAE World Congress </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Young stylists were given the task of creating a roomy, practical family-sedan cabin aimed at first-time buyers in the year 2025. The finalists were selected by top auto industry designers at Ford, Chrysler, Toyota and GM.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sae-world-congress/wardsauto-announces-finalists-interiors-student-design-competition" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sae-world-congress/wardsauto-announces-finalists-interiors-student-design-competition#comments Public SAE World Congress Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Auto Makers IAC Lear 2013 SAE World Congress Wed, 17 Apr 2013 20:30:00 +0000 755151 at http://wardsauto.com <p> <strong>Merrill Mathew one of four finalists in <em>WardsAuto</em> Student Design Competition.</strong></p> Supplier Roundup http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-3 <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-3" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-3#comments Premium Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Suppliers Asia Pacific Europe Vehicles & Technology North America South America Brazil China Mexico U.S. Belgium South Korea Chevrolet Dana General Motors IAC Volkswagen Capacity Utilization Component Electric Vehicles Finance Globalization Instrument Panel Li-ion Logistics OE-Supplier Relations Steel Tires Aleris Grammer Nexen OEConnection Produflex Samsung SDI Toyo Tire Thu, 14 Mar 2013 17:43:00 +0000 734351 at http://wardsauto.com <p> <strong>&rsquo;14 Corvette Stingray features IAC cabin components, Haartz soft top.</strong></p>