Federal-Mogul’s Hollow Stem Valve Technology Helps OEMs Meet Temperature, Pressure Challenges

Federal-Mogul Powertrain, a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation will exhibit its newly acquired engine valve technology for the first time at the 2015 IAA Show in Frankfurt in September. Among the components produced by the company’s Global Valvetrain business are sodium-cooled valves with exceptionally small stem diameters that deliver both reduced weight and greater resistance […]

Houston Mechatronics and Andretti Technologies Team to Develop Advanced Powertrain for Formula E Racing

Houston Mechatronics Inc (HMI) and Andretti Technologies have teamed to develop an advanced electric powertrain to propel Andretti’s Formula E race car, which will debut in Season 2 of the Formula E Championship.  The motor and supporting power and control electronics successfully completed the initial FIA inspection at Donington Raceway in England this week.  Formula […]

Federal-Mogul Powertrain Appoints Colleen Hanley as VP – Communications and Investor Relations

Federal-Mogul Powertrain, a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation today announced the appointment of Colleen Hanley to Vice President of Communications and Investor Relations. In this role, Hanley will oversee the division’s global internal and external communications and will co-lead Federal-Mogul Holdings investor relations activities with a counterpart in the Motorparts division. “Colleen’s extensive experience and […]

GM Powertrain Europe creating additional jobs and bringing more high-tech equipment to Turin

Dan Ammann, General Motors President visits GMPT-E site, celebrating 10th anniversary To mark the 10th anniversary of the foundation of GM Powertrain Europe Turin, GM President Dan Ammann visited the engineering site and announced plans to strengthen the collaboration with the Politecnico di Torino, further expanding the engineering development center. The letter of intent signed […]

Continental expands Powertrain portfolio with the acquisition of Emitec

In 2014, Continental announced the 100% ownership of the joint venture with Emitec Emission Control Technologies. Emitec, founded in 1986 and based in Lohmar, Germany was formerly a 50/50 joint venture between Continental and GKN. With this acquisition, Emitec has been integrated into Continental’s Powertrain Division, merging with Business Unit Fuel Supply (FS) to form […]

Brose expands presence in powertrain market

Production of first full electric oil pump (eOP) positions Brose as key player in transmission electrification Brose North America has announced a significant expansion of its presence in the North American powertrain market. Tightened government and industry regulations are requiring automakers to develop products that improve fuel efficiency and reduce CO2 emissions. As a result, […]

Electric Powertrains to make enormous progress in China by: Frost & Sullivan

The New Energy Development Program and other Government initiatives have been driving changes in the powertrain market. With the Chinese Government’s push and pull strategy of new energy vehicle development, gasoline powertrains’ unit production market share is expected to slightly reduce to 94.9 percent, while the electric vehicle (EV) powertrain segment’s share will expand to […]