WINNER
New bearings get the lead out
Company: Federal-Mogul Corp.
What: Lead-free bearings for high-performance engines
Innovation: For more than a century, hazardous lead has been used in engine and other bearings. Federal-Mogul replaced lead with an alloy of copper, nickel and silicon.
 
First Customer: Select BMW and Mercedes-Benz cars, 2008Web site: federalmogul.com