BorgWarner has opened its expanded facility in Kakkalur, India. for engine and variable cam timing (VCT) systems.
“The automotive industry in India is growing quickly, as many leading automakers have production facilities here,” said BorgWarner Morse Systems president and general manager, Joel Wiegert.
“By strengthening our presence in this important market, we are reinforcing our position as a leader in clean and efficient propulsion solutions.”
Located in the Tiruvallur district about 30 miles from Chennai, BorgWarner’s expanded facility provides design, simulation, testing and manufacturing capabilities. An in-house engineering team supports customers from initial design through production, enabling the production of engine timing and VCT systems.
In the newly built area of the plant, BorgWarner will start a production line for the company’s VCT technology to help vehicle manufacturers improve fuel economy, reliability and engine efficiency.