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The Range Rover Sport gets a four-cylinder engine

1 September 2017

Is JLR's Ingenium 2.0-litre four-cylinder diesel engine up to the task of powering 2.1+ tonnes of Range Rover Sport? Perhaps surprisingly, the answer is not only a definite yes but if the other V6 and V8 options did not exist, this could well be all the RRS that anyone needs.


ANALYSIS: UK supplier industry perks up

19 March 2015

There are signs of a revival in the UK automotive supplier industry, but a sense of perspective is needed, says Dave Leggett.


VEHICLE ANALYSIS: 2014 Peugeot RCZ R

21 October 2014

Audi, or Peugeot? No contest. But what if the question is instead TT or RCZ R? Trickier. It would be ironic if PSA's cost cutting means this beautiful coupe won't have a replacement as the RCZ is already a successful, high-priced Peugeot.


Management briefing: turbochargers

20 November 2013

The key driver behind growing turbocharger use is the increasingly tough set of emissions rules which are deployed not just in developed markets but increasingly in developing markets too; turbochargers represent just one of the several technologies which the industry is using to reduce emissions. In this month's management briefing we bring you selected extracts from just-auto QUBE's research service, Global light vehicle turbochargers market 2008 to 2028.

Latest interviews


BorgWarner CTO on rightsizing and tomorrow’s turbo

13 April 2017

Continuing QUBE/just-auto’s series of interviews with tier one component suppliers, we spoke to Christopher P. Thomas, Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, BorgWarner Inc.


INTERVIEW: BorgWarner's director of marketing Gunt

8 January 2015

We spoke to Gunter Kraemer about BorgWarner’s recent expansion in the rapidly growing turbocharger market.


GKN all-wheel-drive technology update

7 October 2014

Interview with Rob Rickell, Senior Vice President Global Engineering, Principal Engineer, GKN plc. At the recent Paris Show, Calum MacRae caught up with him to discuss technology developments in the AWD market such as driveline disconnect and e-axles.


Q&A with BorgWarner: Dual clutch transmissions

22 January 2013

Europe may have long resisted the automatic gearbox but environmental and fuel efficiency legislation combined with major advances in electronics and manufacturing techniques have paved the way for a flood of new automated transmission technologies, including dual clutch transmissions (DCTs). In this interview, Matthew Beecham talked with Alexander Moser, Supervisor Advanced Product Engineering, Clutch Systems, BorgWarner about just how the DCT market is shaping-up.

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just-auto Plus only BorgWarner cabin heating tech selected by EVmaker

22 September 2017

BorgWarner, a global leader in clean and efficient technology solutions for combustion, hybrid and electric vehicles, announced it will be supplying its advanced high-voltage positive temperature coefficient (PTC) cabin heating technology for a new electric...


BorgWarner pushes 48-volt mild hybrid tech

13 September 2017

BorgWarner says it foresees a global shift in vehicle propulsion with 48-volt mild hybrid technologies playing a crucial role in delivering higher fuel efficiency.


BorgWarner supplies motors for Scania hybrid bus

6 September 2017

BorgWarner said it was supplying its High Voltage Hairpin (HVH) 410 electric motors to Scania for a new bus model.


BorgWarner supplies oil pump chain for Toyota

25 August 2017

BorgWarner has said that it supplies a 6.35 mm silent oil pump chain for Toyota’s new 8-speed automatic transmission, which drives the newly launched 2.5-litre Camry as well as another transmission program coming next year. The new transmission is Toyota’s first design that employs a chain with an off-axis oil pump drive. 


BorgWarner to show technology in IAA debut

22 August 2017

BorgWarner will exhibit its technology for the first time at next month's IAA in Frankfurt.


BorgWarner posts Q2 net sales up 2.6% to US$2.4bn

27 July 2017

BorgWarner has unveiled second-quarter net sales up 2.6% to US$2.4bn, compared to the same period a year ago.


BorgWarner agrees to acquire Sevcon

17 July 2017

BorgWarner has agreed to acquire Sevcon, Inc., a specialist in electrification technologies.


BorgWarner supplies EGR for Ford diesel

15 June 2017

BorgWarner said it was supplying exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) including a cooler, valve and pneumatic bypass valve for the Ford Power Stroke 6.7-litre V8 diesel engine.


just-auto Plus only BorgWarner supplies engine timing systems to GM

2 June 2017

BorgWarner supplies the complete engine timing system, including silent timing chains, guides, hydraulic tensioners, sprockets and oil pump chains, for a variety of General Motors’ (GM’s) 1.0- to 1.5-litre Ecotec engines built in South America and...


just-auto Plus only BorgWarner expands thermostatic valves production

25 May 2017

BorgWarner, a global leader in innovative propulsion system solutions, supplies thermostatic valves for the Fiat 1.4-litre MultiAir turbo engine, which powers the 124 Spider. Designed to help improve fuel economy and reduce emissions, BorgWarner’s...


BorgWarner announces ZF dual clutch supply deal

22 May 2017

BorgWarner said it had started production of a new dual clutch module family to be used in the latest transmission from ZF.


just-auto Plus only Great Wall selects BorgWarner DualTronic tech

16 May 2017

BorgWarner offers customised DualTronic clutch and control modules using advanced solenoid valves and friction materials for Great Wall Motors’ (GWM’s) self-developed wet dual-clutch transmission (wet DCT). Designed to improve fuel efficiency and...


BorgWarner announces clutch supply for FCA hybrid

10 May 2017

BorgWarner announced it is supplying its sprag one way clutch for the recently announced 2017 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid, FCA US' first mass-produced plug-in hybrid electric vehicle and the industry's claimed first PHEV minivan.


just-auto Plus only BorgWarner to consolidate Indiana technical centre

5 May 2017

BorgWarner, a global leader in clean and efficient technology solutions for combustion, hybrid and electric vehicles, plans to consolidate its existing technical centres in Anderson and Pendleton into one centrally located facility in Noblesville, Indiana....


just-auto Plus only BorgWarner develops high-voltage PTC cabin heater

3 May 2017

Tackling the challenges posed by an increase in hybrid (HEVs) and electric vehicles (EVs), BorgWarner developed a leading high-voltage positive temperature coefficient (PTC) cabin heater as a waste heat independent heating solution. The advanced, lightweight...


BorgWarner supplies 48-volt eBooster to Daimler

2 May 2017

BorgWarner is supplying its 48-volt eBooster electrically driven compressor for Daimler’s new three-litre petrol engine.


BorgWarner Q1 sales up 6.1%

28 April 2017

BorgWarner has reported net sales of USD2,407m in the first quarter, up 6.1% on last year.


BorgWarner supplies timing chain for Trumpchi SUV

26 April 2017

BorgWarner said it was supplying engine timing chain drive systems for Guangzhou Automobile Group Motor (GAC Motor)'s Trumpchi brand's GS4 SUV turbocharged 1.5-litre petrol engine.


BorgWarner stresses electric at Shanghai

18 April 2017

BorgWarner says it is showcasing an extensive product portfolio for combustion, hybrid and electric vehicles at the Shanghai Auto Show, but there is an emphasis on electrification tech.


BorgWarner steps into propulsion tech and mobility

4 April 2017

BorgWarner is to invest US$10m in Autotech Ventures. Through this new investment, BorgWarner’s chief strategy officer, Brady Ericson, sees investment opportunities that apply to propulsion technologies and mobility areas outside of BorgWarner’s current product portfolio.


just-auto Plus only BorgWarner DualTronic clutch used in Changan’s DCT

3 April 2017

BorgWarner provides its advanced DualTronic clutch and control module with integrated torsional vibration damper for Changan’s first self-developed dual-clutch transmission (DCT), initially available for the Eado plug-in hybrid, Eado XT and upcoming CS85...


just-auto Plus only BorgWarner launches new VCT technology

27 March 2017

BorgWarner, a global leader in clean and efficient technology solutions for combustion, hybrid and electric vehicles, launched its new compact cam torque actuated (CTA) variable cam timing (VCT) technology with mid-position lock in the new Subaru 1.6- to...


BorgWarner committed to UK as Article 50 looms

22 March 2017

BorgWarner says it remains strongly committed to the UK despite current uncertainty triggered by Britain's decision to leave the European Union (EU) in 2019.


just-auto Plus only BorgWarner develops VTG turbochargers

3 March 2017

BorgWarner has developed specialised variable turbine geometry (VTG) turbochargers for a broad range of gasoline-powered vehicles. Perfectly matched to new combustion systems which will also be used in hybrid applications, the company’s advanced solution...


just-auto Plus only BorgWarner tests its propulsion technologies

1 March 2017

BorgWarner tests its latest advancements in propulsion technologies on frozen lakes and snowy terrain at the annual Arctic Drive Winter Test in Arjeplog, Sweden, in February and March 2017. Advanced solutions such as its pre-emptive on-demand transfer case,...


BorgWarner HY-VO chains for Chevrolet hybrids

23 February 2017

BorgWarner says it is supplying HY-VO chains for the Chevrolet Volt plug-in and Malibu hybrid models.


just-auto Plus only BorgWarner produces 10m pressure sensor glow plugs

22 February 2017

BorgWarner has produced its ten millionth pressure sensor glow plug (PSG) for diesel engines. The company’s intelligent cold-start solution combines a highly efficient glow plug with an integrated pressure sensor to help automakers improve engine...


Asbestos claim charge clobbers BorgWarner in Q4

10 February 2017

BorgWarner fourth quarter results were hit by a $703.6m, or $440.6m after tax ($2.07 a share), charge related to indemnity and defence costs for pending and future asbestos-related claims but full-year results, albeit down, were written in black ink.


just-auto Plus only BorgWarner appoints new director to its board

9 February 2017

BorgWarner announced on 8 February 2017 that Roger A. Krone has been named to its board of directors. Krone is chairman and chief executive officer of global science and technology company Leidos Holdings where he leads 33,000 employees in solving important...


just-auto Plus only BorgWarner India to expand Kakkalur plant

7 February 2017

BorgWarner, a global leader in clean and efficient technology solutions for combustion, hybrid and electric vehicles, celebrated the 15th anniversary of its manufacturing facility in Kakkalur, India. Originally established as a joint venture in 2002, the...

BorgWarner news

just-auto Plus only BorgWarner cabin heating tech selected by EVmaker

22 September 2017

BorgWarner, a global leader in clean and efficient technology solutions for combustion, hybrid an...


BorgWarner pushes 48-volt mild hybrid tech

13 September 2017

BorgWarner says it foresees a global shift in vehicle propulsion with 48-volt mild hybrid technol...


BorgWarner supplies motors for Scania hybrid bus

6 September 2017

BorgWarner said it was supplying its High Voltage Hairpin (HVH) 410 electric motors to Scania for...


The Range Rover Sport gets a four-cylinder engine

1 September 2017

Is JLR's Ingenium 2.0-litre four-cylinder diesel engine up to the task of powering 2.1+ tonnes of...


BorgWarner supplies oil pump chain for Toyota

25 August 2017

BorgWarner has said that it supplies a 6.35 mm silent oil pump chain for Toyota's new 8-speed...


BorgWarner to show technology in IAA debut

22 August 2017

BorgWarner will exhibit its technology for the first time at next month's IAA in Frankfurt. Fo...



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