Kumho appointed OE supplier for the Audi Q5

Kumho appointed OE supplier for the Audi Q5

Kumho Tire’s CEO, Jeon Dae-jin, recently announced that the company is to supply its CRUGEN Premium KL33 pattern for OE fitment to the Audi Q5. Since its debut in 2008, the Q5 has been Audi’s best-selling SUV and one of the most popular models in its class. Its sporty appearance and roomy, comfortable interior have attracted wide praise from consumers.

Veoneer to supply Vision and Radar based system to an Asian automaker

Veoneer to supply Vision and Radar based system to an Asian automaker

Veoneer, Inc., the world's largest pure-play company focused on Advanced Driving Assistance Systems and Automated Driving, and its software joint venture Zenuity, have been selected by a global, Asia-based, automaker to supply an active safety system based on its next generation Mono Vision and Radar System. This is the eighth customer for Veoneer's in-house developed vision system.

New 2021 Cadillac Escalade to feature P-OLED Cockpit from LG

New 2021 Cadillac Escalade to feature P-OLED Cockpit from LG

The just-unveiled 2021 Cadillac Escalade features P-OLED technology from LG Electronics, marking the first-ever use of a curved OLED display in a production vehicle.

Henniges Automotive opens its new European Headquarters

Henniges Automotive opens its new European Headquarters

Henniges Automotive, a leading global supplier of highly engineered sealing and anti-vibration systems for the automotive market, commemorated the grand opening of its new European Headquarters and Technical Centre in the Czech Republic with a ceremony and tour for customers and dignitaries.

Henkel opens new state-of-the-art manufacturing facility near Pune

Henkel opens new state-of-the-art manufacturing facility near Pune

Henkel Adhesives Technologies has officially inaugurated its new production facility in Kurkumbh, India, near Pune.

NSK expands production of Ball Screw Units for Electric-Hydraulic Brakes

NSK expands production of Ball Screw Units for Electric-Hydraulic Brakes

NSK Ltd. has inaugurated a second line producing ball screw units for electric-hydraulic brakes. Global demand for the ball screw units is rapidly increasing with regulators mandating new vehicles be equipped with automatic emergency braking systems.

Hexcel and NaCa Systems develop hybrid carbon and wood fibre composite car seat back

Hexcel and NaCa Systems develop hybrid carbon and wood fibre composite car seat back

Hexcel is collaborating with NaCa Systems, a Tier 1 supplier of natural fibre composite automotive interior parts, on the development of a lightweight carbon fibre prepreg and wood fibre composite sportscar seat back using a rapid press molding process. This innovation validates a short cycle time production process for CFRP and wood fibre composite parts and offers a host of benefits to automotive manufacturers.

ON Semiconductor launches automotive LED Drivers and Controllers

ON Semiconductor launches automotive LED Drivers and Controllers

ON Semiconductor, driving energy efficient innovations, has launched a new family of four devices that facilitate the high levels of performance and innovative functionality that vehicle manufacturers and consumers now expect from automotive exterior and interior lighting. Aimed specifically at low power solid state lighting, the new family comprises two LED drivers (NCV7683 and NCV7685) and two current controllers (NCV7691 and NCV7692).

BorgWarner's EGR Technology helping customers in India ahead of tough new BS VI and CAFE regulations

BorgWarner's EGR Technology helping customers in India ahead of tough new BS VI and CAFE regulations

As India moves the passenger car focus from diesel to gasoline, BorgWarner is supporting customers in the region with proven technologies designed to deliver improved fuel economy and reduced emissions in preparation for tougher BS VI emission and CAFE (Corporate Average Fuel Economy) regulations.

ZKW integrates LG Electronics’ rear light business

ZKW integrates LG Electronics’ rear light business

On December 19, 2019, the ZKW Group established a branch in Incheon, Korea, near Seoul. The lighting systems manufacturer is integrating the rear light business of LG Electronics and the development center and sales office will eventually employ dozes of specialists in the fields of lighting technology, electronics, and design. The aim is to further expand business in the Korean automotive market and the Asia-Pacific region.