Magna's PACE Award-winning door latch
Magna's engineers were looking for styling improvements when they began rethinking door latches. And they kept asking, "What if?"
Goodyear's PACE Award-winning run-flat tires
Goodyear’s run-flat tire enabled automakers to do away with spares, jacks and other tire-changing gear. That translated to a net vehicle weight savings, even though the innovative new tires were heavier than standard ones.
Dassault Automation's PACE Award-winning factory floor prototyping software
Delmia Automation won a PACE Award in 2009 for letting factory planners create a virtual prototype of a manufacturing floor without testing real equipment.
ZF’s PACE Award-winning innovative transmissions
Three transmissions, each representing a breakthrough, won three Automotive News PACE Awards for Germany’s ZF in 2002, 2010 and 2014.
Hella's PACE Award-winning LED Matrix Beam
Hella's PACE Award-winning LED Matrix Beam headlights could turn 25 LEDs on and off to shift high beams away from oncoming vehicles.
Delphi's PACE Award-winning E-Steer an autonomous vehicle building block
Delphi's PACE Award-winning E-Steer electric power-steering system created a building block for today's autonomous vehicles.
Fuel Sensor software a game changer
Summary: Magneti Marelli's software allowed any engine to use any combination of gasoline and ethanol, without requiring an expensive additional sensor.
PACE AWARDS AT 25: Kicking it open just right
Brose's PACE Award-winning hands-free liftgate had to work properly when its sensors identified a proper kicking motion -- and ignore everything else.
Suppliers lining up for 2019 PACE Awards
PACE awards went home with 14 suppliers this year. More suppliers are lining up to try in 2019.