Automotive Press Releases

Ronald T. Hundzinski, Current Chief Financial Officer, to Retire From BorgWarner
October 19, 2018

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Oct. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- BorgWarner announced today the appointment of Thomas J. McGill to the role of interim Chief Financial Officer, effective January 1, 2019. Mr. McGill will succeed Ron Hundzinski, 59, who will remain with the company through the end of 2018 to ensure a smooth transition of responsibilities before retiring from the company effective December 31, 2018. Management has initiated a comprehensive search process, which includes hiring an external search firm, to consider internal and external candidates to permanently fill the Chief Financial Officer position.

DENSO's Second Founding: Company Shift in Strategy to Craft the Core Technologies for the Future of Mobility
October 19, 2018

KARIYA, Japan, Oct. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- DENSO corporation (DENSO), the world's second largest mobility supplier, has made recent changes that represent one of the largest shifts in business strategy in its 70-year history - expanding into software-based solutions in addition to its hardware expertise - that push the company beyond a vehicle-centric focus in order to help create an new mobility paradigm for society. The global auto industry is undergoing a once-in-a-century shift that will fundamentally reshape transportation. Given the changing cast of competitors that make up the evolving auto industry, DENSO has transformed its conventional business model to achieve success for customers, consumers, partners, employees, and all other stakeholders.

Tint World® Receives Sixth Franchise Times Top 200+ Ranking
October 19, 2018

BOCA RATON, Fla., Oct. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Tint World® Automotive Styling Centers(TM), a leading auto accessory and window tinting franchise, has been named to the Franchise Times Top 200+ list for 2018, marking the sixth year the company has been named as one of the top performing U.S.-based franchise brands.

Adient reports preliminary financial results for full year fiscal 2018
October 19, 2018

PLYMOUTH, Mich., Oct. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Adient (NYSE: ADNT), a global leader in automotive seating, today announced preliminary financial results for full year fiscal 2018. On a preliminary basis, based on the information currently available, the company expects:

Mercedes-Benz and The Remix Project collaborate on tracks inspired by the iconic G-Class SUV
October 19, 2018

TORONTO, Oct. 19, 2018 /CNW/ - The iconic Mercedes-Benz G-Class SUV sounds as solid as it looks. Thanks to Toronto-based not-for-profit The Remix Project and a group of their talented alumni, that sound will now be music to your ears - literally. The distinctive heavy sounds of the legendary off-roader have inspired unique beats that are being released to coincide with the arrival of an updated G-Class for 2019. Tracks featuring classic G-Class sounds, such as the popping of the locks and the satisfying slam of the doors, are now streaming on Spotify. Mercedes-Benz presents the G-Class x The Remix Project playlist: Beats inspired by an icon.

Husqvarna AB:  Interim Report January - September 2018
October 19, 2018

STOCKHOLM, Oct 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --

Volvo Group - the Third Quarter 2018
October 19, 2018

GOTEBORG, Sweden, Oct. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --

AVX to Showcase its Innovative Technology in an Upcoming "Success” Television Production
October 18, 2018

AVX will highlight the company’s state-of-the-art electronic components designed for real-world product applications in a nationally aired commercial on the Fox Business Network®, and in an upcoming production of the “Success” program FOUNTAIN INN, S.C., Oct. 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AVX Corporation, a leading manufacturer and supplier of advanced electronic components and interconnect, sensor, control, and antenna solutions, will be featured in a nationally aired commercial on the Fox Business Network® on Thursday, October 18, and Sunday, October 21, as well as in an upcoming production of “Success,” hosted by actor Rob Lowe. “Success” is an award-winning program that highlights innovative concepts and stories stemming from a variety of topics, including education, health, business, and more, through short-form and long-form documentary presentation.

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ParkWhiz Solves The Last Mile Of Mobility With Launch Of The Arrive Network
October 18, 2018

CHICAGO, Oct. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Solving key challenges in connected and autonomous mobility, ParkWhiz is establishing the Arrive Network to make it easier for drivers, fleets and their vehicles to park in lots and garages without pulling a ticket or reserving a space in advance. A powerful last-mile solution, the Arrive Network combines new wireless technologies with ParkWhiz's innovative parking platform and industry-leading parking inventory footprint. Any driver using an Arrive-powered app or registered vehicle will experience seamless payments and truly friction-free entry and exit at participating lots and garages.

Bell and Ford partner in new Connected Car initiative
October 18, 2018

Built-in Wi-Fi hotspots in Ford and Lincoln vehicles powered by Canada's best national mobile network

Toyota Connected North America to Sponsor Business Process Conference -- AgileCamp 2018
October 18, 2018

PLANO, Texas, Oct. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Toyota Connected North America, a global technology company founded by Toyota, today announced it will sponsor AgileCamp 2018. The business process management conference will be held Nov. 2, 2018 at the Irving Convention Center in Irving, Texas.

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