Here are the 2007 Automotive News PACE Award winners. From left: Shin Young-Ju, Halla Climate Control Corp.; Larry Rose, Autoliv ASP; Roland Lartigue, Valeo Raytheon Systems; Rainer Jueckstock, Federal-Mogul; Peter Stevenson, RTT USA; Kevin Kramer, Alcoa Wheel Products; Jim Toeniskoetter, Hirotec America; Roger Wood, BorgWarner; Snjezana Boger, Behr; Marty McQuade, DuPont OEM Automotive Coatings; Brent Bauer, Tenneco; Ramzi Hermiz, Federal-Mogul; Otmar Hauck, Volkswagen; and Andreas Sterner, Porsche.
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"Together, Porsche and BorgWarner achieved two world-firsts in the automotive industry," Manganello said. "We are proud to have the opportunity to collaborate with Porsche, combining our creative vision and engineering expertise to help build a vehicle that delivers a truly exceptional driving experience."
The only other multiple award winners this year were Federal-Mogul Corp. and DuPont Automotive Systems.
Federal-Mogul took home awards for a new type of exhaust gasket and for a new type of diamond coating used for piston rings. DuPont Automotive won an award for its EcoConcept paint automotive system and a collaboration award with Volkswagen AG.