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  • Wabco takes over aftermarket destiny, prepares for future

    January 31, 2020 4:43PM by John G Smith

    GRAPEVINE, Texas – Aftermarket suppliers who wanted Wabco products have long turned to Meritor for the orders. But no longer. As members of the industry gathered during Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week, Wabco was standing on its own, having officially ended

  • News Equipment

    ZF to bring PowerLine transmission to North America

    October 31, 2019 1:16PM by James Menzies

    ATLANTA, Ga. – ZF is bringing its PowerLine eight-speed automatic transmission to the North American market, the company announced at the North American Commercial Vehicle Show. It’s a torque converter-style automatic transmission and there are more than 15 million of

  • Wabco shareholders approve company’s acquisition by ZF

    June 27, 2019 11:00AM by Truck News

    FRIEDRICHSHAFEN, Germany – Shareholders of Wabco Holdings Inc. (NYSE: WBC), a global tier-one supplier to the commercial vehicle industry, have approved the company’s acquisition by the German group ZF Friedrichshafen AG, ZF announced on Thursday. The privately-held ZF is a

  • ZF to acquire Wabco in blockbuster deal

    March 28, 2019 9:14AM by Truck News

    FRIEDRICHSHAFEN, Germany – ZF has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Wabco, forming an integrated systems provider for commercial vehicle technologies with annual sales totaling about US$45 billion. The deal is valued at about US$7 billion. Wabco is a global

  • News Equipment

    ZF developing platooning system

    September 25, 2018 1:20PM by Truck News

    HANOVER, Germany – ZF has announced it’s building a fully integrated platooning system, including sensor sets, the ZF ProAI supercomputer, ReAx electrohydraulic steering, and the TraXon transmission. The complete system is in pre-production, and it will be used to support

  • ZF working on artificial intelligence for commercial vehicles

    January 9, 2017 7:08AM by Truck News

    LAS VEGAS, Nev. – ZF announced at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) it is working with NVIDIA to develop artificial intelligence (AI) systems that will enable the development of autonomously driven commercial trucks and other vehicles. The ZF ProAI platform

  • Navigating the roadblocks

    November 5, 2014 9:41AM by Carolyn Gruske

    Figuring out how to make a self-driving truck is the easy part. Integrating autonomous technology into society is
    where the challenge truly begins.