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Business

Magna-LG Electronics JV Targets Electrified Powertrains

Teaming up on electrification
#Magna #LG

Design

Henrik Fisker on Design, Working With Magna & More

While the Fisker Ocean isn’t expected to launch until the end of 2022, the legendary designer talks about how his company is preparing to create compelling electric vehicles
#Magna #Fisker #autolineafterhours

Production

Don Walker of Magna Talks About the Industry Now—and In the Future

Don Walker is CEO of Magna, a company that he has been with for 33 years. He’s retiring at the end of 2020 and talks to “Autoline After Hours” about the industry he has been instrumental in
#Magna #Fisker #GeneralMotors

Business

Bosch, Dana and Magna Execs Cited for Supplier Leadership

MEMA Triangle Awards go to Mike Mansuetti, James Kamsickas and Don Walker
#covid-19 #Dana #Bosch

Fuel Cells

Magna Exec Sees a Hydrogen Future

No, this is not some far-off future, but at the start of the next decade
#Magna #Fisker #Jaguar

Business

Kotagiri Tapped to Head Magna

Longtime CEO Don Walker to retire at year-end
#Magna #people

Design

Fisker Taps Magna for EV Platform

New partnerships continue to emerge as companies rush to put EVs on the road
#chassis #Fisker #Magna

Aluminum

Cars, COVID-19 and Climate Change: Driving Sustainability Forward

Life cycle assessments show vehicles designed with lightweight aluminum result in reduced emissions without product sacrifices
#Magna #Ford #Novelis

Business

Clarios Taps Mark Wallace as New CEO

Former Dana exec to help position battery maker for electrified future
#Dana #JohnsonControls #people

Production

Suppliers in the New Normal

Sometimes challenges bring opportunities. Sometimes challenges are—challenges
#people #facilities #Tesla

Business

Waymo Bumps External Funding to $3 Billion

New investments will go toward people, tech and operations
#Chrysler #Rowe #Google

Materials & Lightweighting

13 Suppliers Take Home PACE Innovation Awards

Lightweighting applications to advanced communications and improved visibility
#Chevrolet #GeneralMotors #Jaguar

Electronics

All About EV Batteries

A deep dive into battery tech by a man who was instrumental in helping it get on the road
#Delphi #Magna #autolineafterhours

Interiors & Electronics

Automotive Lighting & Shining a Light on the Past

We talk advanced lighting strategies and learn from a historian on the “Autoline After Hours”
#autolineafterhours #MercedesBenz #Bosch

Design

Magna Makes Masks: And You Can, Too

Global supplier addresses critical need for protective masks—including instructions how you can make them at home
#Google #Magna

Propulsion

On the 2021 Kia Seltos: Small Crossover with Big Presence

Kia grows its lineup of crossovers with a subcompact and provides it with tech so that it isn’t a vehicle that people buy wishing that they could afford something better. 
#Buick #Fiat #HP

Interiors

Adient Refocuses on Core Seating Business

Restructures joint ventures with Yanfeng, divests Recaro unit
#SAIC #Adient #JohnsonControls

Interiors

An OG of SUVs: the 2020 Toyota Land Cruiser Heritage Edition

The Toyota Land Cruiser has been rolling on—and off—streets in America for more than 50 years. And the Heritage Edition is a nice tribute.
#HP #Toyota #Magna

Interiors

JLR Aims to Reshape Driver's Seat Fitness

In the middle of a long trip, motorists often feel the need to “stretch their legs” to relieve stiffness. Jaguar Land Rover is developing a seating system to help.
#europe #Land Rover #Jaguar

Sales

Magna Scales Back Autonomy Partnership with Lyft

Refocuses efforts on ADAS and semi-autonomous tech
#tech #Magna