EconCore gets into icensing agreement with automotive supplier Kotobukiya Fronte

Jan 22, 2020    Tier Suppliers

EconCore, the technology provider for continuous production of thermoplastic honeycomb sandwich materials, has signed a license agreement with Kotobukiya Fronte, a leading manufacturer of car interior components, headquartered in Japan.

Schuler to supply two lasers cutting blanks for Porsche's Smart Press Shop

Jan 22, 2020    Supply Chain

Porsche’s brand-new and fully-connected press shop, currently under construction as part of a joint venture with Schuler Group in East German Halle (Saale), will employ a state-of-the-art laser blanking line made by Schuler.

Volkswagen upping use of green electricity at its plants

Jan 22, 2020    Supply Chain

The Volkswagen brand is making good progress towards its target of CO2-neutral production by 2050. The company has now set itself further ambitious targets for 2020 in order to expand the percentage of externally sourced energy from renewable sources at its plants.

Maserati North America introduces 2020 model year Limited "Edizione Ribelle" Series

Jan 22, 2020    Vehicle Launch

Maserati has begun production of 225 limited series "Edizione Ribelle" vehicles which will arrive in North American showrooms at the end of March 2020. The limited series will include 100 Ghibli S Q4, 100 Levante S, and 25 Quattroporte S Q4, in the GranSport trim.

GM eBoost Trailer Brake Concept enables stopping distance breakthrough

Jan 22, 2020    Technology

GM is committed to not only great capability for customers who tow, but also advancing technologies that benefit customer confidence. That includes an advanced trailer braking concept that has the potential to dramatically reduce stopping distances – in fact, it allows a truck and trailer to stop in the same distance as a truck by itself at its gross vehicle weight rating. This is done using existing components, including GM’s segment-exclusive eBoost braking system.

Toyota Motor Europe used 100% renewable electricity in all its operations in 2019

Jan 21, 2020    Supply Chain

Toyota Motor Europe (TME) announced that it reached 100% renewable electricity use across all its European operations and facilities in 2019.

Eric Wepierre named President and CEO of Mitsubishi Motors Europe

Jan 21, 2020    People

Effective February 1 2020 Mitsubishi Motors Europe (MME) will appoint Eric Wepierre as President and CEO, succeeding Bernard Loire who has chosen to leave the business.

Maserati announces new appointments to its leadership team

Jan 21, 2020    People

Maserati is further strengthening its Leadership Team with the arrival of Bernard Loire as Chief Commercial Officer and Paolo Tubito as Chief Marketing Officer.

Meritor appoints Chris Villavarayan Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer

Jan 21, 2020    People

Meritor, Inc. announced the appointment of Chris Villavarayan as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer (COO), effective immediately. Villavarayan, 49, has served as Senior Vice President and President of Meritor’s Global Truck segment since January 2018.

Vayyar Imaging joins CLEPA to drive global automotive safety

Jan 21, 2020    Tier Suppliers

Vayyar Imaging, the world leader in 4D Imaging Radar technology, has joined CLEPA, the European Association of Automotive Suppliers.

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