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 2020.
Federal-Mogul Powertrain is already producing these components in large quantities for Euro 6 engines in Europe and for engines with comparable emissions standards in North America. The company has created manufacturing capacity in India to produce some of its Euro 6 components there. Federal-Mogul Powertrain’s Euro 6 expertise covers engine components for both passenger cars as well heavy-duty vehicles.
Key emissions-reducing products showcased during the show include pistons, piston rings, bearings and bushings, valves, valve seats and guides, sealing, spark plugs and system protection products. This is in line with the company’s focus on making high-performance precision engine components that contribute to a greener, cleaner and safer environment.
Early engagement with Federal-Mogul Powertrain enables Indian OE customers to leverage the company’s Euro 6 expertise in R&D, engineering and production to ensure efficient development programs for state-of-the-art BS VI engines for the Indian market. Most of Federal-Mogul Powertrain products launched and showcased at Auto Expo 2016 are BS VI compliant.
“Federal-Mogul is committed to developing advanced solutions that allow our customers to address critical vehicle performance requirements such as improved fuel economy, CO2 emissions reduction, friction reduction and engine downsizing,” said Vinod Hans, Managing Director, India, Federal-Mogul Powertrain. “India is a very significant market for us, considering the growing number of global auto manufacturers located here. It’s important that we continue to bring the latest engine technologies to this market, so we can help our customers to meet the demands of the market, as well as, the BS VI air quality requirements.”