Sep. 05, 2017
Aisin Group to Exhibit at Frankfurt Motor Show 2017
The six Aisin Group companies*1 including Aisin AW Co., Ltd. will jointly exhibit at Frankfurt Motor Show 2017*2 to be held in Frankfurt, Germany (at the Messe Frankfurt) from September 16th (Saturday) to 24th (Sunday). AW’s exhibits will include a 10-speed RWD automatic transmission for high torque capacity application and a multi-stage hybrid transmission for high torque capacity application, both of which will make their first appearance in Europe, as well as the latest 8-speed FWD automatic transmission model. With these exhibits, AW will showcase its excellent technologies and extensive product lines.
- 8-Speed FWD Automatic Transmission for High Torque Capacity Application「AWF8G45」
- 8-Speed FWD Automatic Transmission for Medium Torque Capacity Application「AWF8G30」
- 8-Speed FWD Automatic Transmission for High Torque Capacity Application「AWF8F45」
- CVT for Medium Torque Capacity Application「AWFCX18」
Vehicle electrification and automated driving are attracting attention in the European market as well. In view of the expected growing need for the increased use of electric power in vehicles, the Aisin Group will exhibit a 2-motor FWD hybrid transmission for small torque capacity application (AWFHT15), an electric 4WD drive unit and an electronically controlled brake system to introduce the Group’s products and technologies that are instrumental in meeting the growing need for vehicle electrification.
To present the products and technologies that support automated driving, the Aisin Group will exhibit products developed for integrated vehicle movement control, such as an active rear-wheel steering system and a high-performance electronic stability control (ESC) modulator, as well as sensing technologies used in a driver monitoring system and surroundings-detection system. In addition to these exhibits, the Aisin Group will show a video explaining the concept of a location information service to introduce technologies that support safety, security, comfort and convenience with the use of the information collected from connected cars.
The exhibits of the Aisin Group will also include a 6-speed FWD manual transmission for high torque capacity application, a fully variable discharge oil pump that helps enhance fuel economy with an optimized configuration, a heat management system that enables effective energy use by adopting an electric water pump and grille shutter, and vehicle body components that are conducive to enhanced comfort and convenience.
By placing the highest priority on customer expectations, the Aisin Group will continue promoting the research and development of products and technologies, thereby boosting our competitiveness in Europe.
*1: Aisin Seiki Co., Ltd., Aisin Takaoka Co., Ltd., Aisin Chemical Co., Ltd., Aisin AW Co., Ltd., Aisin AI Co., Ltd., and ADVICS Co., Ltd.
*2: Internationale Automobil-Ausstellung 2017 (in German)