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Pre-Tensioned Ruville Suspension Springs now Available for the First Time on the Independent Aftermarket   Under its Ruville brand Schaeffler Automotive Aftermarket is the first to make a wide ranging portfolio of pre-tensioned suspension springs for passenger cars available to the independent Aftermarket. This patented mounting solution allows garages to…

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Group 1 Automotive, Inc.,an international, Fortune 500 automotive retailer, today announced that it acquired an Audi dealership located in Euless, Texas, which is in the Dallas-Fort Worth ("DFW") metropolitan area. This dealership, which will continue to operate as DFW Audi, is expected to generate $80 million in estimated annual revenues.…

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ŠKODA continues to develop their production of powertrains. At the ŠKODA plant in Vrchlabí, the manufacturer will be increasing the production capacity for the DQ 200 dual-clutch transmission from 1500 to 2000 gearboxes per day over the next twelve months. The carmaker will be investing around 25 million euros into…

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BorgWarner's optimized turbocharging technology powers all new four-cylinder gasoline engines from Volvo. The backbone of Volvo's gasoline Drive-E powertrain family, the fuel-efficient engines are available for nearly all models in four different variants and achieve a power output of 152 HP (112 kW) to 320 HP (236 kW). While delivering…

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The report "Automotive Gasket & Seal Market by Product Type (Gasket, Metallic Gasket, Non Metallic Gasket, Seals, Mechanical Seals, O Ring Seals, Lip Seals & Rotary Seals), by Vehicle Type (PC, LCV & HCV), by Geography - Global Forecast & Analysis to 2020", published by MarketsandMarkets, The global Automotive Gasket…

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U.S. Auto Parts Network, Inc., one of the largest online providers of automotive aftermarket parts and accessories, today announced the appointment of Neil Watanabe as Chief Financial Officer effective March 23, 2015. Mr. Watanabe has over 30 years of finance, accounting and operational experience and has served as the Chief…

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Mitsubishi Electric Corporation announced today it will invest approximately four billion yen, or approximately 33 million USD, in its subsidiary Mitsubishi Electric Automotive America, Inc. (MEAA) to expand and newly construct facilities for the increased production of high-efficiency alternators. The move is the latest step in an ongoing expansion of…

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i.M. Branded, one of the nation's leading providers of brand-specific fixtures, furniture and large-format digital printing (wall art) for the automotive industry, has been selected by Audi of America to produce and supply brand-image components for Audi's Terminal-style dealerships in the United States. Under the program, i.M. Branded will be…

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Ford is working with new research and measurement methods and high-tech tools to collect emotional and logical customer insights and learn more about how people visually discover new cars and trucks. New techniques include eye tracking, measuring where eyesight lingers most and biometrics. “Vehicle interiors have witnessed one of the…

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The report "Automotive Clutch Market by Transmission Type (Manual Transmission, AT, AMT & CVT), Clutch Disc Size (Below 9 Inches, 9 Inches to 10 Inches, 10 Inches to 11 Inches & 11 Inches and above), and by Geography - Forecast and Analysis to 2019", classifies and defines the automotive clutch…