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BorgWarner to produce in Mexico

Published: Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014 1:15 a.m. CDT

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. – As a global supply partner, BorgWarner has begun manufacturing its advanced engine timing systems in El Salto, Mexico.

The company will provide localized production for Volkswagen’s third-generation 2.0- and 1.8-liter DOHC I4 engines built at Volkswagen’s new engine plant in Silao, Mexico.

Developed by Audi, the fuel-efficient gasoline engines power the Volkswagen Jetta and Beetle, as well as other models designated for the U.S. market.

BorgWarner operates a plant in Dixon.

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