Overcast
32°FOvercastFull Forecast
Shaw Media Auctions

BorgWarner wins eighth award

Published: Saturday, April 19, 2014 1:15 a.m. CST

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. – BorgWarner Inc. received an Automotive News PACE Innovation Partnership Award for its collaboration with General Motors on the Eco-Launch solenoid valve during, an April 7 ceremony in Detroit.

The innovative technology helps deliver improved fuel economy and performance at significantly lower cost than alternative systems.

Several patents are pending, and GM has committed to using the technology on an upcoming vehicle.

BorgWarner also received a 2014 Automotive News PACE Award. 

Recognized around the world as a symbol of excellence, the annual Automotive News PACE Awards acknowledge automotive suppliers for superior innovation, technological advancement, and business performance. The company has won eight PACE Awards, five PACE Innovation Partnership Awards, and one PACE Environmental Award since 2005.

BorgWarner Inc. operates a plant in Dixon.

National video



Reader Poll

Rock Falls is considering a ban on leaf burning. Should the city finally take that step?
Yes. Sterling and Dixon have had bans for years. It’s time for Rock Falls to impose a ban.
No. It would be too great a burden for homeowners to dispose of fallen leaves in other ways.
Not sure
No opinion