Borg Warner announces hundreds of workers to be offered Fritos

Several hundred employees of drivetrain supplier Borg Warner will be able to purchase Fritos brand corn chips from company vending machines, sources said earlier today. Could it be they've hired someone new in the purchasing department? » 4/01/11 10:00am 4/01/11 10:00am

Tesla Finalizes Single-Speed Transmission, Ups Output, Range

The thorn in Tesla's side, the troubled single-speed transmission for its all-electric Tesla Roadster » 9/11/08 4:30pm 9/11/08 4:30pm, has finally been approved for production, and with it comes an announcement of more power and better range. After durability problems with the original single-speed transmission, Telsa was forced to used a…

Millions of Turbos Can't Be Wrong


SEMA reports via BorgWarner statistics that the number of direct-injected turbocharged gasoline engines is expected to keep growing, up to over two million engines by 2011. The good lot of this growth will occur in Europe, while China, Japan, and North America will also experience an increasing number of underhood… » 3/23/07 4:45pm 3/23/07 4:45pm

Borg-Warner All-Wheel Drive Coming to Sebring, Avenger

Any press release containing the words "Building on our successful launch on the 2007 Chrysler Pacifica" has a bit of a credibility problem. Fortunately, BorgWarner's spinmeisters aren't talking about the Pacifica itself. They're lauding the front wheel all-wheel drive system currently underpinning [dust collecting]… » 2/14/07 1:35pm 2/14/07 1:35pm