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    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

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    Haldex says: See ya, ZF

    September 20, 2019 12:35PM by Truck News

    STOCKHOLM, Sweden – ZF has sold its stock in brake manufacturer Haldex as it works on closing its acquisition of Wabco, and Haldex chairman Jorgen Durban said he couldn’t be happier. In a cheeky press release, Durban said: “I might

  • 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

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    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

  • ZF demonstrates technological capabilities

    July 10, 2014 4:41AM by James Menzies

    ZF showcases technologies, including new transmission and truck that can be driven or parked remotely by tablet

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    Eaton to pay $500M in ZF Meritor antitrust suit settlement

    June 23, 2014 10:03AM by Truck News

    TROY, Mich. — Eaton will be required to pay ZF Meritor $500 million as part of a settlement agreement relating to an antitrust lawsuit filed in 2006. ZF Meritor is a joint venture between Meritor and ZF Friedrichshafen AG. Meritor