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KYB shock absorbers now OE on new Skoda Scala

KYB Corporation is now an Original Equipment supplier of shock absorbers to the new Skoda Scala.

Chicago Pneumatic introduces new Atex drills

Chicago Pneumatic has developed industrial drills with Atex certification for use in Atex zones 2 (gases) and 22 (dust) to increase the safety of industrial maintenance operators in potentially explosive workplaces. The two new ranges, the CP1114R Atex and the CP1117 Atex, now offer chuck protection to lower the risk of sparks and therefore accidental

No stopping National following Automechanika Birmingham

National Auto Parts presented a series of new products and innovative showcases that have driven further business to its door following Automechanika Birmingham 2019.

Textar helps set new world record

Rainer Zietlow and his team have successfully set another world record. The record-seeking long-distance driver only needed 10 days and 19 hours to drive the 22,500 km route on the Panamericana, the longest road network in the world.

High praise for Philips X-tremeVision

Philips X-tremeVision, offering up to 130 per cent brighter light compared to the minimum legal standard, and developed by Lumileds, has been hailed as the ‘best performer for high beam reach’ by What Car? magazine.

Osram Continental presents smart digital HD Headlamp System

Osram Continental, the joint venture founded in 2018 by lighting specialist Osram and technology company Continental, have presented an innovative HD headlight system in a show car at the Continental TechShow 2019 in Hanover.

Engine mountings from febi

febi engine mountings are made from OE grade rubber and follow the precise specifications of the vehicle manufacturer, ensuring optimum performance.

The part you need when you need it

The bilstein group is continuously investing in its logistical capacities. The largest logistics centres are located in Ennepetal, Germany and Markham Vale, UK. Combined, these two sites are 95,000 sqm (over 1 million sqft).