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Hella sells wholesale companies in Denmark and Poland

Friday 6th July 2018 | 0 Comments

Automotive lighting and electronics supplier Hella GmbH & Co. KGaA is selling its Danish and Polish wholesale companies to the Swedish wholesaler and car service retail chain operator, Mekonomen AB. A corresponding agreement for the sale of FTZ Autodele & Verktoj A/S (FTZ) and Inter-Team sp. z o.o. (Inter-Team) has been signed by both companies.

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Hella equips A7 Sportback with intelligent lighting functions

Hella equips A7 Sportback with intelligent lighting functions

Wednesday 27th June 2018 | 0 Comments

Together with the vehicle manufacturer Audi, Hella has developed a striking lighting technology for the new Audi A7 Sportback, the headlamps for which are available as LED, Matrix LED and HD Matrix LED with laser high beam variants. The system uses a new control unit, which takes care of all of the lighting functions and in addition, Audi and Hella have also developed a new interior lighting concept.

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Emission regulation stimulates aftermarket growth for Hella

Emission regulation stimulates aftermarket growth for Hella

Monday 11th June 2018 | 0 Comments

With the advent of ever more stringent regulation concerning engine emissions, the exhaust gas recirculation cooler (EGR cooler) has become a critical component in the design of diesel engine systems, specifically to reduce the amount of nitrous oxide (NOx) they emit.

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Hella LED Matrix Headlamps for the new VW Touareg

Hella LED Matrix Headlamps for the new VW Touareg

Friday 25th May 2018 | 0 Comments

The latest generation Volkswagen Touareg, which has just had its world premiere in China, features one of the most powerful lighting systems on the market – the LED Matrix Headlamp, jointly developed by Hella and Volkswagen. Volkswagen will offer the innovative lighting system for the new luxury class SUV, under the ‘IQ.LIGHT – LED Matrix Headlamps’ designation.

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Hella expands aftermarket team

Hella expands aftermarket team

Friday 18th May 2018 | 0 Comments

Automotive equipment manufacturer and system supplier Hella has strengthened its UK aftermarket team with the recruitment of Martin McGreevy as the company’s new national sales manager.

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Hella targets zero landfill waste

Hella targets zero landfill waste

Tuesday 13th March 2018 | 0 Comments

Gabor Kakuk, a Hella employee, sparked a recycling policy change after taking matters into his own hands to further improve the company’s green credentials. Every month in the UK, more than a million tonnes of plastic – particularly plastic bottles and cups – from homes, industry and businesses are used and disposed of in landfill, remaining in the environment for many years, often taking up to 500 years to decompose.

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Hella recognised by leading innovation platform, Plug and Play

Thursday 8th March 2018 | 0 Comments

Innovation platform Plug and Play, the world's largest start-up accelerator, has presented Hella with its Corporate Innovation Award 2017 in the Mobility category. The award recognises the automotive supplier's commitment. Plug and Play aims to promote exchange among established industrial companies, investors and mentors, as well as agile start-up companies. Hella’s focus areas include questions regarding digitalisation, autonomous driving and electric mobility.

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Hella hosts trade for Innovision 2018

Hella hosts trade for Innovision 2018

Wednesday 14th February 2018 | 0 Comments

Hella and the diagnostics specialist Hella Gutmann Solutions (HGS) helped to prepare their trading partners for the changing face of motoring with Innovision 2018. Taking place on 15 January, the event saw company experts addressed the 800 partners from 24 countries regarding the technologies of tomorrow, through presentations and an exhibition, on the digitalisation of lighting, automated driving and diagnostic solutions.

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Hella Gutmann Solutions – diagnostic tools for the present and the future

Hella Gutmann Solutions – diagnostic tools for the present and the future

Monday 12th February 2018 | 0 Comments

With advanced driver assist systems (ADAS) and smart vehicle technology here to stay, technicians need professional diagnostics and calibration tools equipped with top-of-the-range features that provide the precise vehicle data and information, to complete a fast and efficient repair.

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Euro Car Parts announces ADAS training course

Euro Car Parts announces ADAS training course

Tuesday 6th February 2018 | 0 Comments

Euro Car Parts has announced an Advanced Driver Assist Systems training course as part of its Euro Academy offering. Working in partnership with diagnostics specialist Hella, the one-day course aims to help repairers understand how to service and calibrate camera and radar-based Advanced Driver Assist Systems. The intermediate course is the only one of its kind to be accredited by the IMI Quality Assurance Programme.

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Hella Hengst adds to cabin filter range

Hella Hengst adds to cabin filter range

Wednesday 24th January 2018 | 0 Comments

Hella has recently added antibacterial carbon activated cabin filters to the Hella Hengst range of OE quality filters.

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Hella produces its 20 millionth Electrical Power Steering ECU

Hella produces its 20 millionth Electrical Power Steering ECU

Tuesday 23rd January 2018 | 0 Comments

Ever-stricter regulations for reducing CO2 emissions require fuel-efficient products, whilst autonomous driving demands reliable and precise steering systems. Lighting and electronics expert Hella produces electronic control units (ECU) for electrical power steering (EPS) to support and promote these objectives, as they allow needs-based steering assistance, by means of an electronically controlled electric motor, which saves energy and aids control. Since production started in 2010, 20 million units have now rolled off the assembly line.

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Hella makes ‘groundbreaking’ camera development

Hella makes ‘groundbreaking’ camera development

Thursday 4th January 2018 | 0 Comments

As a respected original equipment (OE) manufacturer and systems supplier, Hella is already at the forefront of automotive technology with its involvement in areas such as ADAS (advance driver assistance systems) and LED lighting solutions. However, the company is now looking further into the future to redefine the limits of present and future camera evolution.

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Hella adds 89 parts to range

Thursday 14th December 2017 | 0 Comments

Range expansion is a constant process for HELLA, one of the world’s leading original equipment (OE) component and system suppliers, and with the addition of 89 new-to-range (NTR) products for passenger car, light commercial vehicle (LCV) and workshop applications, HELLA continues to further equip the workshop. The range extension has a particular bias toward sensors, which reflects their growing influence in the modern vehicle. Many of these are HELLA manufactured products that further emphasise the company’s core OE competence and the importance it places on developing the three key design areas of emissions, safety and comfort. These latest additions include boost pressure, brake booster, exhaust pressure, intake manifold pressure, particle and wheel speed sensors.

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HELLA and BHAP look to intensify collaboration in China

Thursday 7th December 2017 | 0 Comments

Lighting and electronics expert HELLA and Chinese BAIC Group company Beijing HAINACHUAN Automotive Parts Co. Ltd. (BHAP) have announced, through a joint statement, that they intend to expand their existing collaboration, which has focused on the development and production of lighting systems for the Chinese market, to cover the electronics and aftermarket business.

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