Lights & Lamps Archive

Hella and Plastic Omnium enter into strategic partnership

Automotive suppliers Hella have entered into a strategic cooperation with Plastic Omnium, with the focus of the non-exclusive cooperation to accelerate the holistic integration of exterior vehicle lighting technologies, especially for the front and rear areas.

Under bonnet LED inspection lamp from Ring

The Ring Under Bonnet Lamp is lightweight, adjustable and suitable to mount on any vehicle.

Philips X-tremeVision moto for maximum safety

Headlights are one of the most important safety features on a motorcycle. As well as illuminating the road ahead, the rider is making themselves visible to other drivers on the road, especially at night. Drivers often don’t see bikes until it’s too late.

Ring offers one-stop-shop for auto bulb knowledge

Rising Stars is a regular publication that compiles details of new bulbs on the market and those that are becoming more widely used in the UK car parc, as well as the stock essentials that will meet customer demands.

247Lighting illuminates Auto Trade EXPO

247Lighting, a leading brand of LED lighting for the automotive, commercial vehicle and agricultural trades used the Auto Trade EXPO in Dublin recently to promote its comprehensive range of LED lighting including lightbars, worklamps, tail lights, beacons and much more. 247Lighting places great value on ECE compliance and on high IP ratings, ensuring its products

Ring’s high performance headlamps score high at Auto Express headlamp bulb test

Ring’s Xenon150 and Xenon130 high performance headlamps have been top performers in this year’s Auto Express headlamp bulb test, with both receiving four stars and a Recommended award each.

The anatomy of a headlamp

Apart from when the bulb needs replacing, despite being central to both driver and pedestrian safety, the headlamp is probably one of the most overlooked parts of a vehicle. However, as this abbreviated article from the Tech World technical website reveals, these components, on which motorists are completely reliant, are highly engineered, so what’s

Hella advances OLED technology for automotive applications

Whether in smartphones or televisions, OLEDs (Organic Light-Emitting Diodes) have already entered the mass market. In cooperation with the lighting and electronics expert Hella, vehicle manufacturer (VM) Audi, has recently integrated OLED technology into the rear combination lamps of its new A8. The appearance of both headlamps and rear combination lamps is no longer only

Two new headlamps are safer than one – says Philips

Lumileds, the company behind the Philips lighting range is advising garages to replace headlamp bulbs in pairs as a smarter, more convenient and more economic approach to maintenance. The lamp filament becomes fragile as it gets older, that makes driving at night more hazardous. It’s also faster, easier and cheaper to change both headlamps, rather than just one. It’s