Federal-Mogul has reported that it is one of the leading suppliers for the 2012 North American Car and Truck of the Year, which were revealed Monday at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit.
Federal-Mogul’s technology on the 2012 Hyundai Elantra, selected as the 2012 North American Car of the Year, includes pistons, piston rings and engine bearings. On the North American Truck of the Year, the 2012 Range Rover Evoque, the company provides pistons, piston rings, engine bearings, dynamic seals and sintered products. Federal-Mogul also supplies thermal and mechanical protection coverings for several Evoque engine components.
"Developing innovations and delivering leading technology to our customers is a fundamental priority for Federal-Mogul to generate sustainable global profitable growth," said Federal-Mogul President and CEO Jose Maria Alapont. "We congratulate Hyundai and Land Rover on receiving these prestigious awards. We are proud to contribute to the success of our global customers and remain committed to helping them deliver products using advanced technologies that help improve fuel economy, reduce emissions and enhance vehicle safety and performance."