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Schaeffler opens new plant in the Czech Republic

Investments of almost 100 million euros and 900 new jobs Opening ceremony with high-ranking guests Production of thermal management modules (TMM) for the automotive industry The Schaeffler Group reinforces its lasting course for growth in Eastern Europe with investments worth around 100 million euros and the creation of 900 new ...

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New peaks in economy, safety and comfort: Daimler Buses at the Busworld Europe 2017 in Kortrijk, Belgium

Mercedes-Benz: world debut of Citaro hybrid urban bus, debut for the Tourismo RHD high-decker touring coach and the Sprinter City 45 minibus Setra: debut for the TopClass S 531 DT double-decker bus Active Brake Assist 4: the world’s first active emergency braking assistance system with pedestrian detection for touring coaches Omniplus: service for Mercedes-Benz and ...

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Nissan to unveil new ambulance and electric delivery vehicle

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YOKOHAMA, Japan (Oct. 19, 2017) – Nissan will unveil two new fully customized vehicles at the Tokyo Motor Show to improve city mobility: the new Paramedic Concept and the all-electric e-NV200 Fridge Concept. Packed with new technologies and features, the new Paramedic Concept will be Nissan’s fifth-generation ambulance and builds on ...

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Lexus launches all-new ‘LS’

Daring coupe silhouette with a designed-to-be-driven aura achieved by use of the GA-L platform Interior that fuses a driving-focused cockpit and a relaxing space suitable for a flagship sedan Newly developed 3.5-liter, twin-turbo V6 engine and other new technologies for emotional yet elegant driving Comfort features for distinctive Lexus Omotenashi ...

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Magna forms E-Powertrain joint venture in China

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Deal signed with Huayu Automotive Systems Co., Ltd. JV to support Magna’s first e-drive business in China Builds on Magna’s electrified powertrain experience SHANGHAI, China, Oct. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ – To expand its global electrified powertrain offerings and strengthen its local footprint in China, Magna has entered into a joint-venture agreement with Huayu Automotive Systems Co., ...

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