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BMW Plant Chennai has rolled out the 40,000th locally produced car. The BMW Plant Chennai locally produces the BMW 1 Series, the BMW 3 Series, the BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo, the BMW 5 Series, the BMW 7 Series, the BMW X1, the BMW X3 and the BMW X5. BMW…

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GE Capital Fleet Services’ maintenance control center, located at the business headquarters Eden Prairie, Minn., has been certified for the fourth time by BenchmarkPortal as a Center of Excellence, one of the most prestigious awards in the service and support industry. The Center of Excellence certification is awarded to customer…

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Aleris today broke ground on an expansion of its facility in Lewisport, Kentucky.  The company is investing $350 million to equip the facility with additional heat treatment and finishing capabilities to produce wide aluminum auto body sheet for the automotive industry. The investment positions Aleris to meet anticipated significant growth in North American…

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TRW Automotive Holdings Corp., has announced that its third generation electrically powered steering column drive (EPS CD) technology has recently launched on two major vehicle platforms which include – for Europe – the VW Polo, Up and e-Up, Audi S1, Skoda Rapide, Space Back, Fabia and Citigo as well as…

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DST, the US business unit of Solera Holdings Inc. and a leader in parts eCommerce ordering technology, today announced the release of TurboParts Select, an enhancement to its award-winning eCommerce tool TurboParts. TurboParts Select combines the powerful features and benefits of any parts eCommerce engine to enable sellers to issue…

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Cenntro Automotive Corporation, a Nevada-based manufacturer of all-electric vehicles, today announced the launch of production of the Citelec, all electric light commercial utility vehicle, in its Sparks, Nevada facility. Cenntro Automotive added the Citelec to its product portfolio in the acquisition of Brant Motors (Lyon, France). The acquisition, valued at…

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Asbury Automotive Group, Inc., one of the largest automotive retail and service companies in the U.S., announced that David W. Hult will join the company as its Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer effective November 3, 2014.  "David brings a wealth of auto retail industry knowledge with a proven…

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ROHM Semiconductor has recently announced the development of system power supplies optimized for high-performance microcontrollers in a variety of automotive systems, from electronic power steering to fuel injection, including HEVs and EVs. The newly developed BD39001EKV-C utilizes a proprietary boost-buck switching method that ensures stable voltage supply, even when the…

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Innovative technologies from PolyOne Corporation, a premier global provider of specialized polymer materials, services and solutions, have enabled Citroen to launch groundbreaking Airbump® exterior protective panels on the new C4 Cactus passenger car. The air-filled Airbump panels can compress up to 20 mm, and bounce back to shape in an…

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SORL Auto Parts, Inc. a leading manufacturer and distributor of automotive brake systems as well as other key safety-related auto parts in China, announced today that SORL's chairman and chief executive officer, Mr. Xiao Ping Zhang, delivered a welcoming address to China's Fifth Off-Road and Modified Vehicle Conference. The conference…