A variety of health and safety measures have been implemented at the Sevel plant in Atessa, Italy – a joint venture of FCA with PSA Group and one of the leading producers of commercial vehicles for the international market – in preparation for return to work of most of the over 6,000 employees.
The Yokohama Rubber Co., Ltd., announced that it has been supplying its “ADVAN Sport V107” tyres to the BMW Group for use as original equipment (OE) on the German premium car maker’s BMW X3 and X4 models since July 2019.
ACERTUS, a tech-enabled automotive logistics and services company, released VINlocity Driver, proprietary electronic proof of delivery technology designed exclusively for their network of last mile and fleet delivery drivers.
Adrian Kaczmarczyk has been appointed Nokian Tyres Senior Vice President, Supply Operations. He will take up the position at the latest on November 1, 2020. Nokian Tyres current SVP, Supply Operations Esa Eronen will retire at the end of this year after working for more than 30 years in the company.
A seven-speed manual transmission can now be ordered for all 911 Carrera S and 4S models at no extra cost in European and related markets. It is an alternative to the standard eight-speed PDK transmission.
The Volkswagen Group is forging ahead with the integration of its plants into the Volkswagen Industrial Cloud. The aim is to further improve the efficiency of the plants and reduce production costs. The first three plants were already linked up in 2019.