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IIHS: Redesigned Volkswagen Tiguan earns 2017 TOP SAFETY PICK award

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The redesigned Volkswagen Tiguan offers improved protection in small overlap front crashes and, when equipped with front crash prevention, qualifies for the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety’s 2017 TOP SAFETY PICK award. To earn the award, a vehicle must have good ratings in five IIHS crashworthiness tests — driver-side small overlap front, moderate overlap ...

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Autoliv: Financial report July – September 2017

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Preparations for future growth on track (Stockholm, Sweden, October 26, 2017) – For the three-month period ended September 30, 2017, Autoliv, Inc. (NYSE: ALV and SSE: ALIV.Sdb), the worldwide leader in automotive safety systems, reported consolidated sales of $2,500 million. Quarterly organic sales* grew by 0.5%. The reported operating margin ...

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Sony releases the industry’s highest resolution (*1) 7.42 effective megapixel stacked CMOS image sensor for automotive cameras

Sony Corporation (“Sony”) today announced the release of the IMX324, a new 1/1.7-type stacked CMOS image sensor equipped with the industry’s highest resolution (*1) 7.42 effective megapixel RCCC filter (*2) for forward-sensing cameras in advanced driver-assistance systems (ADAS). Sony will begin shipping samples in November 2017. *1 As of announcement ...

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Inteva receives Michigan’s Best and Brightest in Wellness® award

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Inteva Products, a leading global Tier One automotive supplier of engineered components and systems, has received the Michigan’s Best and Brightest in Wellness® award. Inteva is the only auto supplier that made the list of Michigan companies honored for quality and excellence in health and wellness. Michigan’s Best and Brightest in Wellness® Award ...

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TE Connectivity to participate in Baird’s 2017 Global Industrial Conference

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TE Connectivity Ltd., a world leader in connectivity and sensors, today announced that TE Chief Executive Officer Terrence Curtin will present at Baird’s 2017 Global Industrial Conference on Wednesday, November 8, at 8:30 a.m. CT at the Four Seasons Hotel in Chicago. A live audio webcast of the conference will be available online. A replay of the webcast will be ...

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Accelerate virtual RAN deployments with a pre-integrated end-to-end system solution

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Radio Access Network (RAN) terminology is nothing if not confusing. Traditional RAN configurations are now termed “Distributed RAN.” The first phase of cost optimization through consolidation is typically called “Centralized RAN” or “CRAN.” Capacity improvements achieved through baseband pooling are often known as “Cloud RAN,” representing another, different use of ...

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Meritor announces new West Coast aftermarket distribution center

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Meritor, Inc. today announced the opening of its West Coast Aftermarket Distribution Center in Santa Fe Springs, California to fulfill aftermarket orders from warehouse distributors and dealers in 13 states. “As part of our ongoing efforts to exceed customer expectations, the new center will simplify business transactions for customers in ...

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SKF equips Jeep Compass with wheel hub bearings

The sophisticated Jeep Compass, the new compact sport utility vehicle from FCA, is equipped with SKF’s third-generation, premium quality, front- and rear-wheel hub-bearing units (HBU3). HBU3 is a lightweight wheel bearing system combining high levels of performance with reduced friction. Innovative features, such as a double-row angular contact ball bearing, ...

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Winter is coming – be prepared with a winter check from Vauxhall

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Vauxhall is helping its customers beat the winter blues when they book in their vehicle for a comprehensive 25-point health check. The seasonal Check and Treat programme looks after vehicle and driver alike, with customers able to choose between coffee and cake, cinema tickets or headphones for themselves as an ...

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