Since 1995, four of the world's Top 10 suppliers have changed names. Companies typically want to appeal to nontraditional customers and tout their ability to build systems of parts.
Delphi Automotive GM Automotive
Systems Components Group Worldwide
Lear Corp. Lear Seating Corp.
Denso Corp. Nippondenso Co. Ltd.
Ford Automotive Various Ford units
*To be renamed again next month