(Thomson Reuters ONE via COMTEX) --SOUTHFIELD, Michigan, January 14, 2015.Federal-Mogul Powertrain, a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: FDML), today announced it supplies products for nine of Ward's 10 Best Engines for 2015 model year vehicles. Since inception of Ward's 10 Best Engines competition 21 years ago, Federal-Mogul has designed and manufactured leading technologies for many of the engines recognized each year as the "10 Best."
2015 award-winning engines featuring Federal-Mogul Powertrain technologies include:
- BMW 127-kW Electric Motor (BMW i3 Electric Vehicle)
- BMW 1.5L Turbocharged DOHC I-3 (Mini Cooper)
- FCA 6.2L Supercharged OHV Hemi V-8 (Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat)
- FCA 3.0L Ecodiesel DOHC V-6 (Ram 1500)
- Ford 1.0L Ecoboost DOHC DI I-3 (Ford Fiesta)
- GM 6.2L LT1 OHV DI V-8 (Chevrolet Corvette Stingray)
- Subaru 2.0L Turbocharged DOHC DI H-4 Boxer (Subaru WRX)
- VW 1.8L TSI Turbocharged DOHC I-4 (Volkswagen Golf)
- Volvo 2.0L Turbocharged T5 DOHC DI I-4 (Volvo S60)
Federal-Mogul Powertrain provides a wide range of components for Ward's award-winning engines, including pistons, rings, liners, valve seats and guides, bearings, bushings, sealing, gaskets and systems protection products.
"Federal-Mogul Powertrain is committed to developing sustainable powertrain products that reduce emissions and improve fuel economy without compromising engine performance," said Rainer Jueckstock, Co-CEO, Federal-Mogul and CEO, Federal-Mogul Powertrain. "We are proud to contribute to the success of our customers and their innovative powertrain technologies."
Presented by Ward's AutoWorld magazine during the North American International Auto Show, Ward's 10 Best Engines awards has built a reputation as the auto industry's annual barometer of powertrain expertise. Nominations for the award are limited to engines that are available in a production vehicle on sale no later than the first quarter of 2015 with a base price of no more than $60,000.
Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: FDML) is a leading global supplier of products and services to the world's manufacturers and servicers of vehicles and equipment in the automotive, light, medium and heavy-duty commercial, marine, rail, aerospace, power generation and industrial markets. The company's products and services enable improved fuel economy, reduced emissions and enhanced vehicle safety.
Federal-Mogul operates two independent business divisions, each with a chief executive officer reporting to Federal-Mogul's Board of Directors.
Federal-Mogul Powertrain designs and manufactures original equipment powertrain components and systems protection products for automotive, heavy-duty, industrial and transport applications.
Federal-Mogul Motorparts sells and distributes a broad portfolio of products through more than 20 of the world's most recognized brands in the global vehicle aftermarket, while also serving original equipment vehicle manufacturers with products including braking, chassis, wipers and other vehicle components.
Federal-Mogul was founded in Detroit in 1899 and maintains its worldwide headquarters in Southfield, Michigan. The company employs more than 45,000 people in 34 countries. For more information, please visit www.federalmogul.com.
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