All Entries in the Category : Auto/Trans

Transportation including Railway, Small Vehicle, Small Engine, Automotive and Transportation

TRW Automotive Gets Preliminary Acquisition Offer

LIVONIA, Mich. (AP) — Auto parts supplier TRW Automotive said Thursday that it has received a preliminary acquisition offer.

: Auto/Trans

Kentucky’s auto-manufacturing sector is in high gear

Kentucky ranks third in the nation for light-vehicle production, and with two new models set to go into production, the future looks bright.

: Auto/Trans

Are Electric Cars Ready?

Are electric cars ready to replace internal combustion models? Which problems remain to be solved, who’s working on them… and are they hiring?

: Auto/Trans, Energy

BMW Is Developing Inductive Charging Systems

Driving pleasure and sustainability are fused together in the all-electric BMW i3 and the BMW i8 plug-in hybrid sports car. Their high-voltage batteries can be recharged quickly and easily by means of the BMW i Wallbox that forms part of the 360° ELECTRIC portfolio.

: Auto/Trans, Energy

Minnesota manufacturer invests in electric motorcycle maker Brammo

TEAM Industries has signed a partnership and investment deal with Brammo, an Oregon maker of electric motorcycles.

: Auto/Trans, Energy

Visteon completes acquisition of Johnson Control’s Electronics Business

Visteon Corporation has completed the acquisition of the automotive electronics business of Johnson Controls. The two companies announced plans for the $265 million cash transaction on Jan. 13.

: Auto/Trans

Apple Signs Up 9 More Carmakers for CarPlay Entertainment System

Apple Inc. signed on nine more automakers that will incorporate its coming CarPlay dashboard vehicle entertainment system into future vehicle models.

: Auto/Trans