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Roundup of heavy-duty truck transmissions at Auto China 2018: FAST dominates, more than half were automatic

Heavy-duty trucks were a rare sight at this year’s Auto China 2018. But of those that were on display there were interesting characteristics. Foton-Daimler enjoyed “home court advantage,” while traditional heavy-duty truck manufacturers like Beiben and SAIC-IVECO-Hongyan and young star JMC Heavy-Duty showed off their latest product offerings. Of the

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ZF CEO Scheider: China a strong growth market and ZF plans to strengthen all tech components

FRIEDRICHSHAFEN, Germany – China is a strong growth market for ZF and the German tier-1 supplier wants to strengthen its position with all of its technology components, according to Wolf-Henning Scheider. As CEO of ZF since February 1, Scheider made the comments at ZF’s annual press conference here on March 22

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The autonomous driving “China speed”

In earlier January, I traveled with ZF to CES 2018 in Las Vegas and 2018 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit. As different as they were – one showcased advanced technologies or technology concepts and the other showcased, well, simply new concepts and cars – the two events gave me

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Autonomous valet parking from ZF, Baidu and Pand Auto to go into pilot in Chongqing in March

SUNNYVALE, California – What do you get when you combine ZF, the global leader in driveline and chassis technology as well as active and passive safety technology, Baidu, one of China’s largest internet giants and a key enabler of autonomous driving, and Pand Auto, one of China’s rising car sharing

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Chery becomes first automaker to use ZF’s ProAI supercomputer for L3 autonomous driving

[ UPDATE ] ZF appointed Wolf-Henning Scheider as new CEO effective February 1, 2018, succeeding Dr. Konstantin Sauer, who returns to his full time position as CFO after holding the CEO position on an interim basis. DETROIT – Chery Automobile Co., Ltd. has become the first automaker to use ZF’s ProAI

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ZF and BAIC Group subsidiary BHAP to establish JV to produce e-mobility components

FRANKFURT – ZF and BHAP, a subsidiary of BAIC Group, signed a memorandum of understanding here on September 13 to establish a joint venture in China to produce e-mobility components for BAIC Group vehicles. “China is the largest and most dynamic market for electromobility and is playing a key role

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ZF and Baidu announce new strategic cooperation on autonomous driving

FRANKFURT – ZF and Chinese internet search giant Baidu announced on September 12 a new strategic cooperation where the two intend to collaborate in the areas of autonomous driving and telematics as well as mobility services to develop extensive technical solutions for autonomous driving in China. ZF and Baidu intend

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