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Cummins awards Jacobs Vehicle Systems with Category Partnership

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Jacobs Vehicle Systems®, the world’s leading manufacturer of diesel and natural gas engine retarding systems and valve actuation mechanisms, has been honored by Cummins Inc. with the Category Partnership Award. During a recent joint-leadership meeting, Cummins Inc. presented Jacobs Vehicle Systems (Jacobs®) with the Category Partner Award to recognize Jacobs ...

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New Nissan Leaf turns up the charge at electric avenue

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Today, the new Nissan LEAF marked its official UK ‘on sale’ date, parked at the crossroads of London’s first electrified street and one of its most polluted*, Electric Avenue and Brixton Road in Lambeth. Built in Britain at Nissan’s Sunderland plant, the 2018 Nissan LEAF is the second generation of ...

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Volkswagen’s national tyre safety check begins

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Participating members of Volkswagen’s UK Retailer network are offering drivers a handy bonus this month: a free Tyre Safety Check. Vehicles will also receive an Express Visual Check, and will be washed and vacuumed prior to being handed back to customers. As the only contact between vehicle and road, ensuring ...

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Geoff Duff, Director Applications Engineering – North America, Honeywell confirmed for Powertrain Detroit

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Geoff Duff, Director Applications Engineering – North America, Honeywell has been confirmed as a speaker at Powertrain Detroit in the gasoline technology session. About Powertrain Detroit Organised by AUTOMOTIVE MEGATRENDS (www.automotivemegatrends.com), Powertrain Detroit is a one-day multi-track conference and tech showcase dedicated to the stakeholders responsible for the fuel-efficient and ...

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GKN eAxle powers world’s most advanced electric London taxi

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GKN Driveline’s expertise in efficient, high-performance electric vehicle systems is delivering zero-emissions capability for London’s new electric taxi. A unique development of GKN’s coaxial eAxle powers the rear wheels of the LEVC (London EV Company, formerly known as London Taxi Company)’s electrified TX model. Designed to minimise packaging and maximise ...

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First customer takes delivery of all-new Nissan Leaf

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The first customer in Europe has taken delivery of his brand new Nissan LEAF, just weeks after placing his order. Leo Moran, 63, from Hartlepool, collected the keys to his special edition black Nissan LEAF 2.ZERO on Wednesday (January 31st) at Bristol Street Motors Darlington. The retired police officer, who ...

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