'Autonomous is one everyone's mind'Mon, 26, Sep 2016
Adient, emerging as an independent company as Johnson Controls spins off its seat-making operations, plans to make a big play in the autonomous vehicle space.
BMW'S NEW INSIDE VIEWMon, 26, Sep 2016
When the creative minds behind BMW's Vision Next 100 sat down to conceive an autonomous driving car of the future, their approach was something of a revolution for the century-old company. Instead of sketching the overhangs, greenhouse or wheel arches in pursuit of the perfect proportions or the sportiest silhouette, they used an entirely different starting point to convey emotion: the interior.
Takata interiors unit being sold to Piston Group, sources sayMon, 26, Sep 2016
Piston Group, the auto supplier owned by former NBA star Vinnie Johnson, is expected to acquire Takata's interiors subsidiary, Irvin Automotive, sources familiar with the deal said.
Adient CEO enjoys startup status, but still No. 1 in auto seatingFri, 16, Sep 2016
It's not often that a startup enters the market as the global leader in a $60 billion industry. But Adient will be the world's No. 1 automotive seating company when it officially spins off from parent company Johnson Controls on Oct. 31.
Adient sees profit rising post-spinoff from Johnson ControlsThu, 15, Sep 2016
Adient, the automotive seat maker being spun off from Johnson Controls, forecast adjusted profit of as much as $900 million on $17 billion in sales in the fiscal year starting Oct. 1, its first as a standalone company.
Ford signs deal with Harman for new B&O audio systemsMon, 12, Sep 2016
Ford and Harman International said Monday select Ford vehicles would be delivered next year with B&O Play audio systems to meet increasing consumer demand for affordable, quality sound systems.
Lear invests in supplier of seat heating and cooling systemsThu, 08, Sep 2016
Lear said it acquired a minority equity interest in a Tuscon, Ariz.-based supplier of heating and cooling systems for seats.