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  • faurecia.automotiveIT

    Faurecia, Dortmund University start metals research


    Faurecia is a large maker of automotive seating systems (Photo: Faurecia) Faurecia, one of the world's largest automotive suppliers, and the Technical University of Dortmund have opened a joint research center for metals processing. ReCIMP (Research Center for Industrial Metal Processing) will develop new manufacturing technologies as well as ...

  • sgl wackersdorf.automotiveIT

    puls: suppliers bet less on electric vehicle technology


    Germany's SGL specializes in carbon-fiber technology for the auto industry (Photo: SGL) German automotive suppliers are using the growing demand for renewable energy solutions as a means to reduce their dependence on the car industry. That is one of the conclusions from research conducted by Germany's puls market researchers. ...

  • aventador.automotiveIT

    Austrian sound for Lamborghini Aventador


    The Lamborghini Aventador Lamborghini's Aventador LP 700-4 super sports car will feature a high-performance lightweight sound system designed by Audio Mobil. The Austrian infotainment specialist said it worked with Lamborghini engineers to reduce the weight of its "high-power-lightweight" (HPL) sound system by 42 pc compared with conventional systems. At the ...