BorgWarner, the US based automotive component and systems supplier, is opening a new facility in Ramos, Mexico, for the production of turbochargers. The company plans to employ more than 185 people at the plant, located near the city of Monterrey.
Frederic Lissalde, President and General Manager, BorgWarner Turbo Systems Passenger Car Products, stated “Gasoline and diesel turbocharged engines are key technologies included in every major carmaker’s future plans in North America, making it the fastest growing turbocharger market in the world.”
“Our new plant in Ramos is strategically located to meet growing customer demand through local production supported by our global resources. We look forward to bringing the benefits of improved fuel economy, powerful performance and reduced emissions to drivers throughout North America,” he added.
BorgWarner operates manufacturing and technical facilities in 59 locations in 19 countries, developing products to improve fuel economy, reduce emissions and enhance performance. Customers include VW/Audi, Ford, Toyota, Renault/Nissan, General Motors, Hyundai/Kia, Daimler, Chrysler, Fiat, BMW, Honda, John Deere, PSA, and MAN.
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