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Bosch to sell laser-based radar by '20

12:01 am U.S. ET | Aug. 18, 2014
German supplier Robert Bosch GmbH will sell a laser-based radar known as lidar by 2020 to meet demand for high-tech sensors in autos...
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Autoliv ups focus on fast-growing active safety business

Aug. 15, 2014 06:01 CET
Autoliv, the world's largest maker of seat belts and airbags, is reorganizing to put more focus on its fast-growing, high-margin active safety business....
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ZF talks for TRW said to hinge on Bosch JV exit

Aug. 15, 2014 10:25 CET
ZF's ambitions to takeover TRW and become the world's No. 2 supplier are being held up by negotiations to exit a steering-systems joint venture with Robert Bosch, according to people familiar with the matter....
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Bosch to sell laser-based radar by '20

12:01 am U.S. ET | Aug. 4, 2014
German supplier Robert Bosch GmbH will sell a laser-based radar known as lidar by 2020 to meet demand for high-tech sensors in autos, an executive said....
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Bosch looks to Japanese customers for growth

12:01 am U.S. ET | Aug. 4, 2014
German supplier Robert Bosch GmbH aims to double sales in the Asia-Pacific region by 2020, as the company taps expanding international business with Japanese automakers. Bosch is cashing in on a trend of modularized vehicle development spurring demand for high volumes of single parts from well-established global megasuppliers....
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BMW unveils cheaper, suitcase-sized EV charger

10:02 am U.S. ET | July 28, 2014
BMW Group, which sees rapid recharging as key to the success of its new BMW i3 electric vehicle, said today that it has helped develop a less expensive charger the size of a small suitcase that could help create a nationwide charging network....
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EDITORIAL

Auto supplier consolidation: Caution advised

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 21, 2014
ZF Friedrichshafen's bid to acquire safety specialist TRW Automotive raises questions about where automotive suppliers are headed....
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DAVID SEDGWICK

Pressure builds on suppliers to team up

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 21, 2014
If the ZF-TRW alliance is going to create a product portfolio for collision avoidance and driverless vehicles, the r&d budget will make or break it....
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Bosch sees 2014 sales growth at top end of range

July 10, 2014 19:09 CET
Bosch expects full-year sales to be at the top end of its target range, CEO Volkmar Denner said. Bosch has forecast revenue growth of between 3 and 5 percent for 2014....
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Bosch to invest 400 million euros in Mexico production, report says

July 2, 2014 16:31 CET
German supplier Robert Bosch is preparing to invest 400 million euros ($546 million) to build car parts in Mexico for a growing North American market, a German newspaper reported....
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Bosch will cut 400 jobs at Belgian windshield wiper plant

June 26, 2014 17:28 CET
Bosch will cut up to 400 jobs, or about a third of the work force at a windshield wiper factory in Tienen, Belgium....
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Check out the ANE monthly e-magazine

May 5, 2014 06:01 CET
The latest issue of the Automotive News Europe monthly e-magazine is ready for you to view. This edition examines a potential reboot of car design and features interviews with leading styling bosses such as VW Group's Walter de Silva and Mercedes' Gorden Wagener....
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ANE monthly e-magazine goes live Monday

May 2, 2014 06:01 CET
The latest issue of the Automotive News Europe monthly e-magazine goes live on Monday, May 5....
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Bosch sees up to 5% sales growth in 2014 amid strategy shift

April 30, 2014 12:40 CET
Bosch expects sales growth of between 3 percent and 5 percent this year, even as the supplier shifts its focus toward Asian markets and developing Internet-connected sensors....
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Bosch projects 3-5% sales growth, plans Internet technology push

7:07 am U.S. ET | April 30, 2014
Robert Bosch expects sales growth of between 3 and 5 percent this year, even as the automotive supplier shifts its focus toward Asian markets and developing Internet-connected sensors....
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NHTSA opens probe of Bosch EV chargers

11:43 am U.S. ET | April 21, 2014
U.S. safety regulators have opened an investigation of electric-vehicle chargers made by German supplier Robert Bosch LLC after a driver of a 2013 Nissan Leaf reported one emitted smoke while charging....
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Bosch plans automatic park system in 2015

April 14, 2014 06:01 CET
Bosch says it will start producing an automatic parking system -- a step toward autonomous driving -- in 2015 for a customer it did not identify....
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Bosch plans automatic park system in '15

12:01 am U.S. ET | April 14, 2014
Robert Bosch GmbH says it will start producing an automatic parking system -- a step toward autonomous driving -- in 2015 for a customer it did not identify....
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Daimler, Bosch question Tesla's go-it-alone plan for German EV charging network

March 25, 2014 06:01 CET
Daimler has joined German supplier Bosch in questioning Tesla's decision to build so-called ''supercharger'' stations in Germany that only cater to the U.S. electric carmaker's vehicles....
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Bosch Mahle to produce turbos in China

Feb. 21, 2014 09:30 CET
Bosch Mahle Turbo Systems is building a plant and headquarters in Shanghai to produce turbochargers for automakers in China. The plant will make more than 1 million turbochargers annually, with production scheduled to begin late this year....
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Bosch invests heavily in collision avoidance, infotainment

Jan. 31, 2014 06:01 CET
Only suppliers with deep pockets like Bosch have the resources to develop cutting-edge technology such as collision avoidance systems, infotainment systems and EV batteries....
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THE SUPPLIER SPEAKS

Bosch invests heavily in collision avoidance, infotainment

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 27, 2014
Only suppliers with deep pockets have the resources to develop cutting-edge technology such as collision avoidance systems, infotainment systems and EV batteries....
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Bosch offers Quick Service to improve throughput

7:14 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 25, 2014
Bosch Automotive Service Solutions, a global supplier of technology and services, introduced Quick Service at the convention Saturday....
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Bosch gets big boost from auto division

8:27 am U.S. ET | Jan. 22, 2014
Robert Bosch got a big boost from its automotive division, which was the only business unit within the diversified company to report a sales increase in 2013....
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Bosch gets big boost from auto division

Jan. 22, 2014 12:51 CET
Bosch got a big boost from its automotive division, which was the only business unit within the diversified company to report a sales increase in 2013. The supplier's automotive unit had an EBIT margin of 8 percent, up from 4.5 percent in 2012....
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