2016 Press Releases

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12/06/16Federal-Mogul Motorparts Announces Leadership Changes
SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Dec. 06, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Motorparts, a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML), today announced the following changes to its EMEA, Braking and Corporate Development leadership team:  Andrew Sexton elected presid ent, EMEA aftermarket and regional president, EMEA Neville Rudd elected senior vice president, global braking Detlev Baudach elected senior vice president, global OE sales and EMEA aftermarket  commercial strategy ... 
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12/05/16Federal-Mogul Motorparts Acquires Beck/Arnley
Acquisition enables expansion of foreign nameplate coverage for aftermarket customers SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Dec. 05, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Motorparts, a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML), today announced the acquisition of the Beck/Arnley brand and certain associated assets. Based in Smyrna, Tenn., Beck/Arnley is a leading provider of premium OE quality parts and fluids for foreign nameplate vehicles in North America. The announcement marks a significa... 
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12/01/16Chase Elliott Crew Chief Alan Gustafson Becomes First Two-Time Winner of MOOG® ‘Problem Solver of the Year’ Award
Veteran Crew Chief Wins Prestigious $100,000 Award After Helping Guide Rookie Driver Into Chase for the Sprint Cup SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Dec. 01, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Alan Gustafson, crew chief for Chase Elliott and Hendrick Motorsports’ No. 24 NAPA Auto Parts Chevrolet, today became the first two-time winner of the prestigious MOOG® “Problem Solver of the Year” Award, which recognizes the best overall performance by a crew chief in the NASCAR® Sprint Cup Series. Gustafson, who first won the... 
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12/01/16Jack Roush, Respected Team Owner, Entrepreneur, Mechanical Wizard, Receives 2016 NASCAR® Buddy Shuman Award
Champion® Spark Plug Brand Sponsors Award, Established in Memory of Popular Grand National Driver, for 60th Consecutive Year SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Dec. 01, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Jack Roush, NASCAR® team owner, global business executive, mechanical wizard and perhaps the world’s best-known wearer of Panama hats, received the prestigious NASCAR Buddy Shuman Award during today’s NMPA Myers Brothers Awards Luncheon in Las Vegas. Established in 1957 in memory of Louis Grier “Buddy” Shuman, one of ... 
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11/29/16Federal-Mogul Motorparts Announces Third Round of Annual Automotive Technician Scholarships
Garage Gurus™ Scholarship Program Continues Company’s Investment in Current, Future Automotive Technicians SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Nov. 29, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- For the third consecutive year, Federal-Mogul Motorparts will award $30,000 in scholarships to future automotive technicians who are enrolled in accredited, U.S.-based automotive technical schools, colleges or universities. The scholarships are part of the company’s comprehensive “Tech First” initiative, which includes the nationwide G... 
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11/15/16New Industrial Spark Plug from Federal-Mogul Powertrain Allows Advanced Combustion Strategies and Higher Efficiencies in Gasoline Engines
Unique electrode design of ‘cold’ plug provides superior thermal characteristics, extending service life under the most extreme combustion pressures and temperatures SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Nov. 15, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Powertrain, a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML) has developed a new spark plug for gasoline, high BMEP (Brake Mean Effective Pressure) stationary engines. A combination of optimum materials, unique ground electrode geometry and maximum e... 
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11/08/16New MOOG® Complete Knuckle Assemblies Simplify Bearing Replacement, Save Time on Several Popular Applications
Fully Assembled, Bolt-On Units Reduce Labor, Include All Premium Parts Needed for Complete Repair SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Nov. 08, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Motorparts’ industry-leading MOOG® Steering and Suspension brand has introduced premium-quality complete knuckle assemblies that dramatically simplify bearing replacement and save time on several popular late-model passenger vehicle applications. MOOG, official steering and suspension of NASCAR®, is a brand of global vehicle compo... 
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11/03/16Federal-Mogul Motorparts Receives Six Awards for Excellence in Automotive Communications Award Program
SOUTHFIELD, Michigan, Nov. 03, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Motorparts, a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML), received six awards for excellence in business-to-consumer and business-to-business communications in the annual Automotive Communications Award program sponsored by the Car Care Council Women’s Board and Automotive Communication Council. The awards were presented during the 2016 Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX) in Las Vegas, Nev. The ... 
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11/02/16Independent Testing Proves MOOG® Outperforms the Competition by More than 5 Times in Durability Tests
Only MOOG Ball Studs Proven to be ‘OE Quality or Better’ in Metallurgical Testing SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Nov. 02, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A series of independent tests of replacement ball joints that are commonly marketed as offering “original equipment quality or better” showed that just one aftermarket brand – MOOG® – achieved that standard in metallurgical testing.  Announced at the Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX) in Las Vegas, the test results also showed that MOOG ball joints f... 
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10/26/16Federal-Mogul Reports Third Quarter 2016 Results
Third quarter net sales of $1.8 billion, nine months net sales of $5.6 billion Gross profit of $275 million, a nearly 1 percentage point margin improvement over Q3 2015 Net income from continuing operations attributable to Federal-Mogul of $15 million compared to net loss of $(63) million in Q3 2015 Operational EBITDA of $173 million compared to $156 million in Q3 2015 SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Oct. 26, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML) today annou... 
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10/13/16Popular ‘Search for a Champion’ Sponsorship Contest Expanded for 2017
Participants in ‘On the Track’ and ‘Off the Track’ Categories to Compete for $137,500 in Sponsorships from Federal-Mogul Motorparts’ Iconic Champion® Brand SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Oct. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Motorparts’ Champion® brand is extending its popular ‘Search for a Champion’ sponsorship contest to ... 
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10/12/16Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation Schedules Conference Call and Audio Webcast for Third Quarter 2016 Results
SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Oct. 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML) today announced that the company’s third quarter 2016 financial results conference call and audio webcast will be held on Wednesday, October 26 at 9:30 a.m., EDT. To participate in the call: Domestic calls:   (855) 789-8161 International calls:       (631) 485-4890 Passcode I.D.:   93402073     To facilitate rapid c... 
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10/10/16Federal-Mogul Motorparts’ Garage Gurus™ to Support Local Technical Schools When Customers Book Training Sessions for 2017
For every week of training booked at a Garage Gurus Training Center, $200 will be donated to local technical or vocational school of the customer’s choice SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Oct. 10, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Understanding that education and training are vital to the future of the North American auto care industry, Garage Gurus™, Federal-Mogul Motorparts’ technical education platform, has launched a new give-back program for 2017 in conjunction with the launch of its 2017 training catalog.  Du... 
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10/04/16Long Island, N.Y., Car Enthusiast’s ’67 Olds 442 Wins Federal-Mogul Motorparts ‘King of the Road’ Contest
Alan Nappi’s Flawless Detroit Muscle Car Beats Out More Than 550 Competitors in Annual Vote-Off for North America’s Best Rides SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Oct. 04, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Alan Nappi’s children fight over who will someday assume ownership of his beautifully maintained 1967 Oldsmobile 442. Now they might have to contend with thousands of other muscle car enthusiasts, as Nappi’s flawless coupe has claimed the grand prize in the 2016 “King of the Road” contest from Federal-Mogul Motorpar... 
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09/21/16Federal-Mogul Motorparts to Highlight FP Diesel® Engine Parts, Other Leading-Edge Aftermarket Solutions During MINExpo
Company’s Advanced ML7 Head Gaskets, One-Piece POWERFORGED® Pistons Among Latest Proven Repair Solutions for Mining Industry SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Sept. 21, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Motorparts, a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML), will highlight its expanded offering of leading-edge aftermarket engine repair solutions and other products for the mining industry during next week’s MINExpo INTERNATIONAL conference and exposition in Las Vegas, Nev. Federal... 
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09/19/16Five New Websites for Federal-Mogul Motorparts in EMEA
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09/14/16Federal-Mogul Motorparts Agrees to BERU® Contract Extension with BorgWarner
Federal-Mogul Motorparts continues partnership with BorgWarner, maintains its position as a preferred one-stop-supplier for ignition productsFrankfurt, Germany, September 14, 2016 ... Federal-Mogul Motorparts, a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: FDML), recently agreed to a five-year contract extension with BorgWarner Emissions Systems to continue the exclusive global independent aftermarket distribution of BERU® ignition products. This agreement further strengthens Federa... 
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09/12/16Champion® Brand, Yellow Bus Nation Join Forces to Promote Student Safety Through Use of High-Quality Bus Parts
Leading Purchasing Group to Offer Champion Ignition Products, Filters, Wipers and Lighting Components to Nation’s School Bus Operators SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Sept. 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As the nation’s nearly 480,000 school buses embark on a new academic year, a leading purchasing network has turned to Federal-Mogul Motorparts’ iconic Champion® brand to help bus fleet operators promote student safety and improve vehicle reliability through the use of high-quality replacement parts. Federal... 
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09/08/16Federal-Mogul and NUCAP Industries Form Strategic Partnership for North American Friction Category
SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Sept. 08, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Motorparts, a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML), today named NUCAP Industries as a strategic partner for its North American brake manufacturing programs, aligning the companies to raise the bar for product performance and safety across the aftermarket.  The partnership provides Federal-Mogul Motorparts, a leading global manufacturer of original equipment and replacement friction products, the opportu... 
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09/08/16World’s Most Powerful Six-Cylinder Diesel Engine uses Federal-Mogul Powertrain Pistons and Rings
Latest advanced technologies satisfy requirements of new benchmark diesel engine WIESBADEN, Germany, Sept. 08, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Powertrain, a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML) is supplying the pistons, pins and ring packs for the quad-turbo diesel engine that will power the 2017 BMW 750d and 750Ld xDrive models. The new 3.0 litre engine, the world’s most powerful six-cylinder diesel, develops 294 kW/400 hp and peak torque of 760 Nm/560 lb-ft. ... 
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09/06/16Federal-Mogul Enters into Definitive Merger Agreement with Icahn Enterprises L.P.
SOUTHFIELD, Mich. and NEW YORK, Sept. 06, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML) (“Federal-Mogul”) and Icahn Enterprises L.P. (NASDAQ:IEP) (“Icahn Enterprises”) today announced that Federal-Mogul had entered into an Agreement and Plan of Merger (the “Merger Agreement”) with a subsidiary of Icahn Enterprises, Federal-Mogul’s majority shareholder, pursuant to which Icahn Enterprises will offer to purchase all of the outstanding shares of Federal-Mogul common st... 
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08/31/16Federal-Mogul Motorparts Receives Second Patent on Innovative MOOG® Vertical Control Arm Bushing
MOOG Problem Solver® Part is Significantly Easier to Install Than OE-Style Replacement Bushings SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Aug. 31, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Motorparts has been issued a second U.S. patent for its innovative MOOG® Problem Solver® vertical control arm bushing design. The latest MOOG patent (US 9,327,570 B2) covers an improved design and a variety of enhanced methods associated with the manufacture of the Problem Solver part, including preparation of the housing and bearin... 
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08/10/16Upgraded Coating for Heavy-Duty Piston Rings from Federal-Mogul Powertrain
New technology will allow rings to withstand higher mechanical and thermal loads SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Aug. 10, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Powertrain, a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML) has developed an upgrade to its GOETZE® Diamond Coating (GDC®) for piston rings, a technology that has been satisfying heavy-duty diesel engine requirements for more than a decade. The new coating, GDC60, features higher diamond content than the established GDC50 to furthe... 
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08/09/16MOOG® Steering and Suspension Brand Continues to Expand Coverage
26 Parts Representing Nearly 13.3 Million Potential Service Opportunities Added in July SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Aug. 09, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Nearly 13.3 million additional service opportunities are now covered by Federal-Mogul Motorparts’ industry-leading MOOG® steering and suspension brand through the introduction of 26 new MOOG parts in July. Ten of the new parts are the first available within the aftermarket for their respective applications. Federal-Mogul Motorparts is a division of Feder... 
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07/27/16Federal-Mogul Reports Second Quarter 2016 Results
Second quarter net sales of $1.9 billion, down 2 percent, year-to-date net sales up 1 percent Gross profit of $304 million, a 1 percentage point margin improvement over Q2 2015 Net income from continuing operations attributable to Federal-Mogul of $31 million compared to $15 million in Q2 2015 Operational EBITDA of $196 million compared to $182 million in Q2 2015 SOUTHFIELD, Mich., July 27, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML) today announced ... 
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07/26/16Federal-Mogul Motorparts’ Garage Gurus™ Technical Education Platform Earns CASE Reaccreditation, Multiple Commendations
Accrediting Team Cites ‘Exemplary’ Commitment to Technician Training; Says Company Has ‘Significantly Raised the Bar for Others’ SOUTHFIELD, Mich., July 26, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Garage Gurus™, Federal-Mogul Motorparts’ technical education platform for technicians and other front-line professionals in the North American auto care industry, has been reaccredited to Continuing Automotive Service Education (CASE) standards by the Automotive Training Managers Council (ATMC) and National Instit... 
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07/12/16Diesel Piston Cooling Technology Breakthrough from Federal-Mogul Powertrain
EnviroKoolTM sealed-for-life coolant gallery enables higher crown operating temperature in heavy-duty engines PLYMOUTH, Mich., July 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Powertrain, a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML), has developed a world-first in piston cooling technology by creating a sealed-for-life coolant chamber within the crown of its market-leading Monosteel® heavy-duty diesel piston. Branded EnviroKoolTM, the technology allows pistons to run safely a... 
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07/06/16Federal-Mogul Motorparts Expands MOOG® Coverage By More Than 61 Million Potential Repair Opportunities
147 New Part Numbers, Including Many That Are ‘First in the Aftermarket,’ Added to Industry-Leading MOOG Line in June SOUTHFIELD, Mich., July 06, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Motorparts continues to build on the MOOG® steering and suspension brand’s coverage advantage, with the introduction in June of 147 new part numbers representing a combined 61 million-plus additional potential repair opportunities. Many of the latest MOOG part numbers are the first available within the aftermar... 
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06/30/16Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation Schedules Conference Call and Audio Webcast for Second Quarter 2016 Results
SOUTHFIELD, Mich., June 30, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML) today announced that the company’s second quarter 2016 financial results conference call and audio webcast will be held on Wednesday, July 27 at 9:30 a.m., EDT. To participate in the call: Domestic calls: (855) 789-8161 International calls: (631) 485-4890 Passcode I.D.: 42692765     To facilitate rapid connection the... 
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06/30/16Federal-Mogul Motorparts Announces Latest Class of Automotive Technology Scholarship Winners
Company Awards $2,500 Scholarships to 12 Future Automotive Service Professionals SOUTHFIELD, Mich., June 30, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Motorparts has announced the latest class of 12 future automotive service professionals who will receive a combined $30,000 in scholarships for the 2016-2017 academic year. The company established the scholarship program, open to qualified full- and part-time students who are studying to become professional automotive technicians, in conjunction w... 
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06/29/16Yazaki Names Federal-Mogul Powertrain as a 2016 Green Supplier of the Year
SOUTHFIELD, Mich., June 29, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Top automotive supplier Yazaki named Federal-Mogul Powertrain, a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML), Green Supplier of the Year at its annual awards ceremony earlier this month, honoring them with an award in the Bulk Material category. Federal-Mogul Powertrain’s Systems Protection Group was chosen from Yazaki’s top 84 suppliers in North and Central America. “Yazaki places a very high value on our strategic partn... 
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06/22/16Federal-Mogul Motorparts Receives U.S. Patent for Design, Construction of Innovative MOOG® Ball Joints
Patent Awarded for Highly Durable Ball Joint for Compression-Loaded Suspensions SOUTHFIELD, Mich., June 22, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Motorparts, a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML), has been awarded a U.S. patent covering innovative improvements to the design and construction of the MOOG® brand’s Problem Solver ball joints for vehicles equipped with compression-loaded suspensions. The automotive service industry’s leading source of high-quality steerin... 
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06/21/16$10,000 in Prizes Available in ‘King of the Road’ Contest from Federal-Mogul Motorparts
Show Pride in Your Ride: Compete for $500 Weekly Prizes, $5,000 Grand Prize by Entering Contest at www.FMcarshow.com; Online Entries Now Open SOUTHFIELD, Mich., June 21, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Do you have pride in your ride? If so, you might want to enter Federal-Mogul Motorparts’ “King of the Road” contest, which will award $10,000 (USD) in cash prizes to automotive enthusiasts who have the best ride. The contest, which is now open for entries at www.FMcarshow.com, enables participants to ... 
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06/20/16Federal-Mogul Receives Increased Offer from Icahn Enterprises L.P.
SOUTHFIELD, Mich., June 20, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML) (“Federal-Mogul”) previously announced that on February 28, 2016, its majority shareholder, Icahn Enterprises L.P. (“IEP”), proposed to purchase the shares of Federal-Mogul common stock not owned by IEP in a merger transaction pursuant to which the Federal-Mogul shareholders would receive $7 in cash for each of their Federal-Mogul shares, subject to the conditions set forth in the February 28t... 
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06/16/16Wagner® Brake Extends Category Leadership With Aggressive Expansion of Rotor, Drum and Hydraulic Coverage
Brand Expands Coverage by Nearly 160 Million Vehicles Registered in North America SOUTHFIELD, Mich., June 16, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Wagner®, the global leader in braking innovation, has expanded its application coverage advantage on 464 brake rotor, drum and hydraulic part numbers for a combined total of nearly 160 million registered vehicles. A brand of global original equipment (OE) and aftermarket brake manufacturer Federal-Mogul Motorparts, Wagner is a trusted, single source of complet... 
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06/15/16Federal-Mogul Motorparts Launches New Website Covering Full Portfolio of Heavy Duty Brands and Products
FMHeavyDutyParts.com is Comprehensive Online Resource for Company’s Abex®, FPDiesel®, National®, ANCO®, Champion®, MOOG® and Wagner® Heavy Duty Lines SOUTHFIELD, Mich., June 15, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Motorparts has launched a comprehensive new website covering its broad portfolio of brands and products for the heavy-duty engine and vehicle markets. The new site, www.FMHeavyDutyParts.com, offers detailed product and technical information covering the company’s industry-leading... 
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06/15/16Leading Federal-Mogul Powertrain Technologies Featured on All 2016 International Engine of the Year Award-Winning Engines
WIESBADEN, Germany, June 15, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Leading powertrain technologies from Federal-Mogul Powertrain, a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML), are featured on all of the 2016 International Engine of the Year award-winners, presented by Engine Technology International Magazine. Federal-Mogul Powertrain’s broad array of engine technologies are found on the winners of all 12 award categories, each of which use one or more of the company’s pistons, rings, lin... 
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06/14/16Wagner® Brake Launches New Automotive Safety Video Game
Free, Engaging Wagner “Brake Rate” Game Encourages Players to Compete While Educating About Brake Life and Safe Stopping SOUTHFIELD, Mich., June 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Motorparts, a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML) today launched a new, free online video game for consumers and automotive technicians everywhere. The game, called Wagner® Brake Rate, is designed to engage and educate users on the hazards of everyday driving and the wear it can caus... 
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06/14/16Federal-Mogul Powertrain named as one of Volkswagen Group Award Winners 2016
Recognition for sustained supplier excellence, in particular for the delivery of pistons, piston rings, bearings and valves SOUTHFIELD, Mich., June 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Powertrain, a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML) has achieved success at the 2016 Volkswagen Group Awards. The prestigious recognition has been earned by sustained supplier excellence, in particular as a development partner for the new EA288evo and the EA211evo engines by deliver... 
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06/13/16Federal-Mogul Motorparts Expands Industry-Leading MOOG® Product Line In May
Coverage Expansion Includes 42 New Part Numbers Representing More Than 38 Million Potential Service Opportunities SOUTHFIELD, Mich., June 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Motorparts, a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML), has expanded the industry-leading MOOG® line of steering and suspension parts, driveline components and wheel hub assemblies to include 42 additional parts that together address more than 38.5 million potential vehicle service opportunities... 
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05/23/16MOOG® Introduces Complete Steering Linkage Assembly for Dodge Ram 2500 and 3500 Pickups
MOOG becomes the first independent aftermarket brand to offer pre-assembled steering linkage SOUTHFIELD, Mich., May 23, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Motorparts, a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML), today introduced an innovative new MOOG® steering solution that will make repairs easier for automotive technicians and purchasing decisions easier for consumers. MOOG now offers a complete steering linkage assembly for Dodge Ram 2500 and 3500 pickups, in 4x2 an... 
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05/18/16Federal-Mogul Powertrain Receives Pinnacle Award from Delphi Automotive
SOUTHFIELD, Mich., May 18, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Powertrain, a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML) has received a 2015 Pinnacle Award from Delphi Automotive, its most prestigious supplier honor. Federal-Mogul Powertrain was recognized for its contributions to Delphi’s Excellence culture and commitment to quality, value and cost performance. The company was honored with the award at a ceremony held on May 12 at Delphi’s headquarters in Troy, Mich. Fe... 
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05/10/16Federal-Mogul Motorparts Takes #PartsMatter Campaign to Next Level with Launch of New Website and Second Edition of Auto Safety Sweepstakes
More than $15,000 up for grabs in social media photo and story contest SOUTHFIELD, Mich., May 10, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Motorparts, a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML), today launched a new version of PartsMatter.com, an innovative online resource dedicated to automotive safety and reliability. In addition, the company also launched the latest edition of its interactive #PartsMatter Sweepstakes. This year’s sweepstakes includes more than $15,000 tha... 
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05/03/16Abex® Expands Range of RSD Certified Brake Linings
New Abex RX 6297 Lining for 23,000-Pound Tractor Applications Beats FMVSS RSD Standard and OEM Requirement SOUTHFIELD, Mich., May 03, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Motorparts has expanded its range of Abex® Reduced Stopping Distance (RSD) certified commercial grade friction linings to include a new lining that exceeds both the Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards (FMVSS) 121 Reduced Stopping Distance (RSD) requirement and OE brake manufacturer standard for 23,000-pound tractor appl... 
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04/28/16Industry-Leading MOOG® Product Line Grows by Nearly 50 Part Numbers in April
Latest Expansion Includes 21 First-to-the-Aftermarket Parts for Popular North American, Asian and European Applications SOUTHFIELD, Mich., April 28, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Motorparts, a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML), has added 48 new part numbers – nearly half of which are the first available within the aftermarket for their applications – to the industry-leading MOOG® line of steering and suspension parts, driveline components and wheel hub asse... 
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04/28/16Federal-Mogul Powertrain Expands Reach of its Industrial Ignition Product Line with New Distribution Center in Thailand
SOUTHFIELD, Mich., April 28, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Powertrain, a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML),  today announced that the company has further strengthened its presence in Southeast Asia through the addition of a distribution center in Thailand that will carry the company’s value and premium lines of industrial ignition products. Located near Bangkok, Thailand, the new facility will enable improved service and accelerated market development of ... 
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04/27/16Federal-Mogul Reports First Quarter 2016 Results
Net sales of $1.9 billion, up $62 million Gross profit of $288 million, a 1.5 percentage point margin improvement over Q1 2015 Operational EBITDA of $193 million and net income of $35 million SOUTHFIELD, Mich., April 27, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML) today announced financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2016. Net sales for the first quarter were $1,897 million, compared to $1,835 million in Q1 2015, a $62 million or 3 percent... 
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04/12/16Federal-Mogul Powertrain Earns Its 14th Automotive News PACE Award
Company honored for its Hybrid Induction Welding (HIW) Manufacturing Technology SOUTHFIELD, Mich., April 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Powertrain, a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML), was the recipient of a 2016 Automotive News PACE Award at a ceremony on April 11 in Detroit for its Hybrid Induction Welding process for pistons.  The prestigious award recognizes automotive suppliers for superior innovation, technological advancement and business performa... 
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04/07/16MOOG® Significantly Expands Industry Leading Coverage in Q1, Introduces www.MOOGParts.com Website
708 New MOOG Part Numbers Represent More Than 130 Million Potential Vehicle Service Opportunities SOUTHFIELD, Mich., April 07, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Motorparts’ (NASDAQ:FDML) MOOG® brand during the first quarter of 2016 introduced 708 additional part numbers representing more than 130 million potential vehicle service opportunities. The brand also launched a new website – www.MOOGParts.com – for automotive service professionals and others seeking the in-depth diagnostic tips ... 
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04/01/16Grassroots Racers from North Carolina, Georgia Win 2016 ‘Search for a Champion’ Grand Prize Sponsorships
Late Model Driver Chris Ferguson Selected for $50,000 Grand Prize in Advanced Category;  Go-Kart Racer Myles Rowe is $10,000 Sponsorship Winner in Amateur Category SOUTHFIELD, Mich., April 01, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Two grassroots racers will be able to pursue their goals of racing at the professional level thanks to t... 
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03/31/16Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation Schedules Conference Call and Audio Webcast for First Quarter 2016 Results
SOUTHFIELD, Mich., March 31, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML) today announced that the company’s first quarter 2016 financial results conference call and audio webcast will be held on Wednesday, April 27 at 9:30 a.m., EDT. To participate in the call: Domestic calls:            (855) 789-8161 International calls:       (631) 485-4890 Passcode I.D.:              81087128 To facilitate rapid connection the morning of the call, please click here to pre... 
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03/31/16New ‘Garage Gurus’ Training Center to Bring Leading-Edge Technical Education to Houston-Area Vehicle Service Providers
SOUTHFIELD, Mich., March 31, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- “Garage Gurus,” Federal-Mogul Motorparts’ nationwide network of state-of-the-art training centers for professional technicians, repair shop owners and other automotive and commercial-vehicle service professionals, is coming to Houston. The network’s 11th regional training center, located at 14820 North Freeway, will open April 8 with a grand opening celebration for professionals from the region’s nearly 5,000 vehicle service businesses. A d... 
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03/30/16New Federal-Mogul Powertrain Piston Skirt Coatings Increase Durability for the Life of Pistons
Latest EcoTough® coatings further reduce friction, wear and noise despite increasingly challenging operating conditions NUREMBERG, Germany, March 30, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Powertrain, a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML), has introduced two innovative piston skirt coatings, EcoTough®-New Generation (for gasoline engines) and EcoTough-D (for diesel engines). Building on the proven performance of previous EcoTough coatings, the new formulations further... 
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03/23/16Revolutionary Wagner® OEx Brake Pads Launching Across North America with Comprehensive Consumer Advertising Campaign
Acclaimed Media Personality Mike Rowe, Leading Automotive Technicians Featured in Campaign to Market Game-Changing Brake Pads to Millions of Potential Customers SOUTHFIELD, Mich., March 23, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Wagner® OEX brake pads, which can stop pickups, sport utility vehicles (SUVs) and crossovers (CUVs) up to 50 feet sooner1, will be introduced to millions of consumers through a broad-reaching television, digital, radio and print advertising and social media campaign beginning this ... 
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03/16/16Champion® Spark Plugs Power Kalitta Motorsports to Strong Start of 2016 NHRA Season
NHRA Racing Team Relies Exclusively on Champion for Performance SOUTHFIELD, Mich., March 16, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kalitta Motorsports, the elite NHRA team that races with Champion® spark plugs from Federal-Mogul Motorparts, is off to a strong start of the 2016 NHRA season. After two events, the Michigan-based team currently sits atop the points standings in the NHRA’s Top Fuel class, and Kalitta’s four cars hold two of the top ten spots each in the Top Fuel and Funny Car standings. ... 
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02/29/16Federal-Mogul Reports Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2015 Results
Strong sales growth, largely offset by currency exchange rate fluctuations Gross profit increase of $45 million, or 20% in Q4 2015 38% improvement in Operational EBITDA in Q4 2015, despite negative currency exchange rate impact; net loss of $58 million, driven by $98 million of non-cash impairment and restructuring charges SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Feb. 29, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML) today announced financial results for the fourth quart... 
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02/29/16Federal-Mogul Receives Merger Proposal From Icahn Enterprises L.P.
SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Feb. 29, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML) (“Federal-Mogul”) today announced that it has received a proposal from its majority shareholder, Icahn Enterprises L.P. (“IEP”), to purchase the shares of Federal-Mogul common stock not owned by IEP in a merger transaction pursuant to which the Federal-Mogul shareholders would receive $7 in cash for each of their Federal-Mogul shares, subject to the conditions set forth in the letter below to ... 
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02/25/16Federal-Mogul Motorparts Unveils New M1 Concourse Performance Track Name and Logo
Champion Motor Speedway Track Name and Logo to Be Presented to the Public for the First Time at AutoRama Detroit SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Feb. 25, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Motorparts, a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML), today unveiled the new name and logo of the performance track at M1 Concourse, the highly anticipated automotive enthusiast destination in Pontiac, Mich. The new, state-of-the-art, 1.5 mile automotive performance track, which is scheduled to... 
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02/24/16Volvo Group Purchasing Supplier Award Success for Federal-Mogul Powertrain
Recognition for Delivery Excellence and Further Nomination for Fuel Efficiency and Innovation Excellence SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Feb. 24, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Powertrain, a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML), has been recognised by the Volvo Group for excellence in supplier delivery performance, with one award and a nomination in a second category at the 2016 Volvo Group Purchasing Supplier Awards. A photo accompanying this announcement is available at: htt... 
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02/24/16Wagner® Brake Dramatically Expanding Premium E-Shield™ Brake Rotor Coverage
Timesaving, Corrosion-Resistant Rotors Soon to be Available for Approximately 95 Percent of Brand’s Rotor Sales SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Feb. 24, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Wagner®, the global leader in braking innovation, is dramatically expanding its offering of premium replacement brake rotors featuring E-Shield™ protective coating technology, which prevents unsightly corrosion and related complaints commonly associated with uncoated parts. Wagner premium brake rotors are manufactured and marketed fo... 
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02/23/16Final-Round Voting Now Open in $200,000 2016 ‘Search for a Champion’ Racing Sponsorship Contest
15 Advanced, 25 Amateur Finalists Vying for Grand Prize Sponsorships From Federal-Mogul Motorparts’ Iconic Brand SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Feb. 23, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Voting is now open at www.AlwaysAChampion.com for the final round of the 2016 “Search for a Champion” racing sponsorship contest, which will award a record $200,000 (USD) in sponsorships and related prizes to grassroots drivers across North America. Finalists include 15 drivers in the Advanced category who will compete for a $50,... 
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02/19/16MOOG® Celebrates 50 Years of Winning in NASCAR® by Kicking Off New Season of Its Weekly “Problem Solver of the Race” Crew Chief Award at Daytona 500
Weekly Award Program Recognizes Excellence Among NASCAR Crew Chiefs Throughout the Sprint Cup Season SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Feb. 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Motorparts, a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ:FDML), today announced that it will continue its role as the presenting sponsor of the weekly MOOG® “Problem Solver of the Race” award for the 2016 NASCAR® Sprint Cup season. The new season of the award program will start with the upcoming Daytona 500. MOOG is the O... 
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02/17/16Federal-Mogul Motorparts Receives National Quality Award From Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto
Company’s Automotive Friction Plant in Tepotzotlan, Mexico, Recognized for World-Class Quality Systems, Competitiveness, Success in Meeting Customer Needs SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Feb. 17, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Motorparts, a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML), received Mexico’s most prestigious manufacturing award, the National Quality Award (Premio Nacional de Calidad, or PNC), from Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto, yesterday. The award was presented ... 
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02/11/16Federal-Mogul Powertrain Earns Recognition as a John Deere “Partner-Level Supplier”
SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Feb. 11, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Powertrain, a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML), has earned recognition as a Partner-level supplier for 2015 in the John Deere Achieving Excellence Program. The Partner-level status is Deere & Company’s highest supplier rating.  The Southfield, Mich.-based company was selected for the honor in recognition of its dedication to providing products and service of outstanding quality as well as its com... 
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02/04/16Federal-Mogul Showcases New OE and Aftermarket Product Offerings During 2016 Auto Expo
Technologies that meet BS VI emissions regulations on display   DELHI, India, February 4, 2016 - Federal-Mogul will showcase at this year’s Auto Expo -Component Show (Hall No. 12A, Stall 13) several new product offerings, as well as its wide range of automotive products and technologies designed to enhance vehicle performance and quality.   OE Highlights   For the first time, Federal-Mogul Powertrain will showcase its original equipment (OE) valvetrain an... 
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02/04/16Federal-Mogul’s Engine Components Ready to Meet BS VI Regulations in India
Company showcases CO2-reducing technologies ready to meet next wave of emissions regulations during Auto Expo 2016   NEW DELHI, India, February 4, 2016 -  Federal-Mogul Powertrain announced today at the Auto Expo 2016 in New Delhi (Hall No. 12A, Stall 13) that the company’s original equipment (OE) engine technologies for Euro 6 emission standards are also available for India’s vehicle and engine manufacturers, who are tasked with meeting BS VI emissions requirements by 202... 
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02/02/16Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation Schedules Earnings Conference Call and Audio Webcast for Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2015 Results
SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Feb. 02, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML) today announced that the company’s fourth quarter and full-year 2015 financial results conference call and audio webcast will be held on Monday, February 29, at 9:30 a.m., EST. To participate in the call: Domestic calls: (855) 789-8161 International calls: (631) 485-4890 Passcode I.D.: 35688156 To facilitate rapid connection the morning of the call, please click here to pre-register. The ... 
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01/28/16Federal-Mogul Powertrain Cuts Engine Valve Development Time Using New Simulation Model
Dynamic Finite Element Modelling of Valve Closing Events Leads to Improved Prediction of Loads and Greater Valve Durability With Fewer Design Iterations BARSINGHAUSEN, Germany, Jan. 28, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Powertrain, a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML), has developed a simplified transient dynamic simulation model of valve closing action in order to predict dynamic loading on engine valves. By improving the accuracy of calculated deformation and ... 
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01/26/16Federal-Mogul Announces the Appointment of Vinod Hans to Managing Director, India
Gurgaon, India, January 26, 2016…Federal-Mogul Goetze (India) Limited, a majority-owned subsidiary of Federal-Mogul, has announced the appointment of Vinod Hans to Managing Director, India. Hans will be responsible for leading Federal-Mogul’s powertrain business in India, including serving as the key representative for the company’s partnerships in India with the Anand Group. Hans previously served as Director, Original Equipment Sales, Federal-Mogul Goetze (India) Limited, responsible for growi... 
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01/19/16Federal-Mogul Appoints Jerome Rouquet Chief Financial Officer
Southfield, Michigan, January 19, 2016..Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: FDML) today announced that Jerome Rouquet has been appointed Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation, effective immediately. Rouquet will report directly to Dan Ninivaggi, Federal-Mogul co-CEO, and CEO Federal-Mogul Motorparts, and Rainer Jueckstock, Federal-Mogul co-CEO, and CEO Federal-Mogul Powertrain. In addition to assuming the new corporate CFO responsib... 
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01/15/16Federal-Mogul Terminates Spin-off
Southfield, Michigan, January 15, 2016..Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: FDML) today announced it has terminated its previously announced spin-off of its Motorparts division. The Company will continue to operate in two separate, independent segments with separate CEOs who will each report directly to the board of directors.  The separate divisions more effectively serve their unique markets and allow each operating segment to more quickly react to its respective market condi... 
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01/15/16Nationwide 'Garage Gurus(TM)' Automotive Service Training Network Expanding to Greater Boston
Opening January 20, State-of-the-Art Center in Stoughton to Offer Onsite, Online and On-Demand Training for Region's Vehicle Repair Professionals Southfield, Michigan, January 15, 2016."Garage Gurus(TM)," a nationwide technical education network for automotive service professionals, is expanding to Greater Boston with the January 20 grand opening of a state-of-the-art training center in Stoughton, Mass. With over 7,500-square-feet of training space - the 10th Garage Gurus location to open in the... 
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01/13/16Federal-Mogul Powertrain’s Engine Technologies Included in All 10 of Wards 10 Best Engines for 2016
SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Jan. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Powertrain, a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (FDML), today announced its engine technologies are in all 10 of Wards 10 Best Engines for 2016 model year vehicles.  Since the inception of Wards 10 Best Engines competition 22 years ago, Federal-Mogul Powertrain’s engine content has been included in 94 percent of the “10 Best” winners. A photo accompanying this announcement is available athttp://www.globenew... 
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01/09/16Federal-Mogul Motorparts Announces Partnership with M1 Concourse
(Thomson Reuters ONE via COMTEX) --Automotive performance track to be launched under iconic Champion® auto parts brand through new sponsorship agreement Southfield, Mich., Jan. 9, 2016 -  Federal-Mogul Motorparts, a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: FDML) and M1 Concourse, Michigan's highly anticipated automotive enthusiast destination, today announced they have forged a robust partnership that has resulted in Champion® becoming the official sponsor of a new, state-of-th... 
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01/06/16Federal-Mogul Motorparts Appoints Philip Halberg to Newly Created Position of Senior Vice President, Commercial Strategy, North America
(Thomson Reuters ONE via COMTEX) --Southfield, Michigan, January 6, 2016.Federal-Mogul Motorparts today announced the appointment of Philip Halberg to the newly created position of Senior Vice President, Commercial Strategy, North America effective January 1, 2016.  Halberg will report to CEO Dan Ninivaggi and lead a cross-functional team consisting of product management, sales, marketing and customer service, to develop and implement North American commercial strategy.  This team will work, tog... 
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