Press archives

10/13/2017

MAHLE honors its best suppliers

Stuttgart, October 13, 2017 – MAHLE honored its best suppliers during its first Supplier Convention on October 12. Seven award winners were recognized for their outstanding achievements in six categories. MAHLE CEO Wolf-Henning Scheider presented the awards to the winners, together with his Management Board colleagues, Bernd Eckl, Wilhelm Emperhoff, and Dr. Jörg Stratmann. The 120 international suppliers in attendance at the inaugural MAHLE Supplier Convention gained a number of key insights into MAHLE and the company’s prospects for the future.

10/10/2017

Faurecia and MAHLE to collaborate on technologies for thermal management of the Cockpit of the Future

October 10th 2017, Stuttgart/Paris – MAHLE and Faurecia, both leading global automotive systems suppliers, will collaborate for the development of innovative interior thermal management technologies for future mobility solutions.

09/20/2017

MAHLE receives “berufundfamilie” work–life balance award

Stuttgart, September 20, 2017 – MAHLE’s locations in Stuttgart/Germany, have been awarded the prestigious “berufundfamilie” certificate for their approach to work–life balance. Michael Glowatzki, Director of Personnel, Human Resources, Legal and Member of the MAHLE Management Board, accepted the certificate from Martin Volz-Neidlinger, auditor at berufundfamilie Service GmbH.

09/12/2017

MAHLE Press release IAA Frankfurt 2017

Stuttgart, September 12, 2017 - MAHLE press releases from IAA Passenger Cars in Frankfurt

09/11/2017

MAHLE acquires share of diagnostics specialist Brain Bee

Stuttgart, September 11, 2017 – The MAHLE Group has agreed on a strategic minority participation in Brain Bee, a manufacturer of automotive workshop equipment. MAHLE acquires a 20-percent participation in Brain Bee. MAHLE is thereby expanding its expertise in vehicle diagnostics, emission management, air conditioning service, and fluid management. MAHLE Aftermarket is thus driving forward its development as a solutions provider and strengthening its presence in the field of workshop equipment and services, particularly in the European market.

09/08/2017

Urban mobility—efficient, comfortable, agile, and affordable: the MAHLE 48-volt vehicle concept MEET

Stuttgart, September 8, 2017 – In a world debut, MAHLE presents the vehicle concept “MEET” (MAHLE Efficient Electric Transport) to the public at IAA Cars in Frankfurt/Germany. MEET is systematically aligned to the needs of urban mobility. The concept combines maximum efficiency, individual comfort, driving pleasure—and is still affordable.

08/28/2017

Optimization of the combustion engine reduces CO2 emissions by up to six percent

Stuttgart, August 28, 2017 – MAHLE proves its holistic systems competence by further tapping the potential of the internal combustion engine. Two approaches for the basic engine are optimizing friction and preventing oil from entering the combustion chamber. CO2 emissions can be reduced by up to six percent (WLTC) with MAHLE technologies for optimized mechanics and lubrication in gasoline engines. These measures also demonstrate a sustainable impact on emissions and consumption in actual driving operation. MAHLE will showcase specific solutions for the optimization of the combustion engine at IAA Cars 2017 from September 14 to 24, 2017 in Frankfurt/Germany.

08/23/2017

Balancing heat and cold for improved cruising range, performance, and comfort in electric vehicles

Stuttgart, August 23, 2017 – E-mobility will be a key component of CO2-neutral individual transportation over the long term. MAHLE aims to be one of the innovation drivers in this field too. The refined management of the occurring heat flows is the foundation for the performance, cruising range, and service life of electric vehicles. At this year’s IAA Cars in Frankfurt, MAHLE will be illustrating its holistic approach to innovative thermal management and presenting the appropriate product solutions. MAHLE Thermal Management will also be available to experience in the 48-volt concept vehicle MEET.

05/24/2017

MAHLE expands vehicle electronics development center

Stuttgart, May 24, 2017 – MAHLE’s takeover of electronics specialist Nagares SA, announced in March 2017, is now complete. Following approval by the antitrust authorities, the Spanish company will now be integrated into the group.

05/16/2017

MAHLE expands in China

Stuttgart, May 16, 2017 – The MAHLE Group is expanding its presence in China, MAHLE’s fastest growing market. Today, a new plant for automotive compressors was officially opened in Changshu/China. MAHLE is thus strengthening its positioning in the climate compressor business—a fast-growing market segment.

04/26/2017

MAHLE positions itself for the future

Stuttgart, April 26, 2017 – The MAHLE Group increased its sales to around EUR 12.3 billion in the 2016 business year, which corresponds to growth of more than seven percent. “Our 2016 business year was heavily characterized by the implementation of our dual strategy for the parallel development of combustion engine and e-mobility products,” said Wolf-Henning Scheider, Chairman of the MAHLE Management Board and CEO, during the press conference on the Financial Statements in Stuttgart/Germany.

03/15/2017

MAHLE moves into vehicle electronics

Stuttgart, March 15, 2017 – MAHLE plans to take over Spanish electronics specialist Nagares SA. It has been agreed with the owners of the family-run company that the purchase price will not be disclosed. The transaction is still subject to approval by theantitrust authorities.

02/13/2017

MAHLE takes over Duisburg-based start-up company O-Flexx

Stuttgart/Germany, February 13, 2017 – The MAHLE Group is expanding its expertise in the field of thermoelectrics by taking over the start-up company O-Flexx Technologies GmbH based in Duisburg/Germany. It has been agreed that the purchase price will not be disclosed.

01/30/2017

MAHLE sells its forging activities to Frauenthal

Stuttgart/Vienna, January 30, 2017 – The MAHLE Group is selling its forging activities—MAHLE Motorkomponenten GmbH—to the Austrian Frauenthal Group. Both parties have agreed not to disclose the volume of the transaction, which is still subject to approval by the antitrust authorities.

01/23/2017

Bosch and MAHLE plan sale of joint turbocharger business BMTS

Stuttgart/Germany, January 23, 2017 – The Bosch Group and the MAHLE Group have decided to seek a buyer for their joint venture, Bosch Mahle Turbo Systems (BMTS). The joint subsidiary was founded in 2008. With a total of around 1,400 employees, it develops and produces turbochargers for manufacturers of passenger cars and commercial vehicles. Production is largely based in St. Michael/Austria and in Shanghai/China. In Germany, BMTS also has a presence at two further locations in Stuttgart and Blaichach. Thanks to the technology used in their production and their high quality, BMTS products have an excellent reputation in the automotive industry. They have received numerous industry awards.

11/01/2016

MAHLE completes sale of industrial filtration activities to Filtration Group

Stuttgart/Germany, November 1, 2016 – The MAHLE Group completes the sale of its industrial filtration activities to U.S.-based Filtration Group. Both parties have agreed not to disclose the purchase price for the transaction, which was previously approved by the antitrust authorities.

09/21/2016

MAHLE grows faster than the market

Hanover/Stuttgart, September 21, 2016 – The MAHLE Group has grown significantly faster than the global vehicle market during the first half of the year. With sales of around EUR 6.2 billion (+12 percent in comparison with the previous year), the solid growth trend of the previous years was maintained. At the IAA Commercial Vehicles in Hanover (September 22 to 29, Hall 12, Stand C23), the group is presenting a series of innovations that will help to increase efficiency, reliability, and driver comfort. Furthermore, some of the innovations are setting new standards in the commercial vehicle sector.

08/08/2016

MAHLE sells Industrial Filtration to Filtration Group

Stuttgart, August 8, 2016 – The MAHLE Group sells its industrial filtration activities to the filtration specialist Filtration Group Corporation, headquartered in Chicago/USA. Both parties have agreed not to disclose the purchase price for the transaction, which is subject to approval by the antitrust authorities.

06/08/2016

Change to the MAHLE Management Board

Stuttgart/Germany, June 8, 2016 – The MAHLE Group’s Supervisory Board has appointed Mr. Bernd Eckl (48) to the Management Board of the MAHLE Group, with effect from January 1, 2017. During the first few months, he will familiarize himself before succeeding Dr. Rudolf Paulik (62) on April 1, 2017, following Dr. Paulik’s retirement on March 31, 2017. Mr. Bernd Eckl will be taking over his predecessor’s responsibility for the Engine Systems and Components business unit and for group-wide quality assurance.

04/22/2016

MAHLE substantially strengthens its position in the automotive industry

Stuttgart, April 22, 2016 – The MAHLE Group increased its sales to around EUR 11.5 billion in the 2015 business year, which corresponds to a plus of roughly 16 percent. “MAHLE has thus entered a new dimension. In terms of variety and depth of range, our company is now more than ever one of the influential suppliers in the automotive industry,” explained Wolf-Henning Scheider, Chairman of the MAHLE Management Board and CEO, during the press conference on the Financial Statements in Stuttgart.

03/16/2016

MAHLE expands cooperation with Scuderia Ferrari

Stuttgart, March 15, 2016 – MAHLE is expanding its cooperation with Scuderia Ferrari in Formula 1 with a long-term partnership agreement that includes the development and supply of crucial engine components.

02/25/2016

MAHLE honored with Volvo Supplier Award for Innovation and Fuel Efficiency


09/16/2015

MAHLE Press release IAA Frankfurt 2015

Stuttgart, September 16, 2015 - MAHLE press releases from IAA Passenger Cars in Frankfurt:

09/07/2015

MAHLE surpasses own targets in first half of 2015

Stuttgart/Germany, September 7, 2015 — In the first half of 2015, the MAHLE Group achieved sales of EUR 5.53 billion and has thereby grown by 12.5 percent compared with the same period in the previous year. At EUR 324.5 million, earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) are also 17.2 percent above the previous year’s value. The EBIT margin rose to 5.9 percent.

07/01/2015

Delphi Thermal is now part of the MAHLE Group

Stuttgart/Germany, July 1, 2015 – The antitrust authorities have given their approval: MAHLE has acquired the thermal business of U.K. automotive supplier Delphi Automotive PLC as of July 1, 2015. As a result, the Stuttgart-based group is expanding its strategically important Thermal Management business unit.

06/17/2015

MAHLE acquires Kokusan Denki

Stuttgart, June 17, 2015—MAHLE now holds around 90 percent of the shares in Kokusan Denki, a company listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange, after a successful public tender offer. It is thereby further strengthening its presence in the mechatronics sector.

04/30/2015

Press release on the business development of the MAHLE Group in 2014

Stuttgart/Germany, April 30, 2015 — In 2014, MAHLE generated sales of nearly EUR 10 billion. The growth of around 43 percent is largely due to the first-time full-year inclusion of the MAHLE Behr Group.

02/19/2015

MAHLE acquires thermal management division of U.S. automotive supplier Delphi

MAHLE has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the wholly-owned thermal business of U.S. automotive supplier Delphi Automotive PLC (NYSE: DLPH). In 2014, the division and its approximately 7,600 employees achieved annual sales of around USD 1.2 billion (roughly EUR 1.0 billion). After approval by the relevant antitrust authorities, a closing of the deal is anticipated for the fall of 2015. Further, it is intended to acquire the joint venture of Delphi Thermal in China.

11/25/2014

MAHLE expands Tech Center in Shanghai

Shanghai, November 25, 2014 – MAHLE is celebrating the third major expansion phase of its research and development center in China. In addition, a Bosch Mahle Turbo Systems (BMTS) production plant, a plant for industrial filtration, and a production line for the manufacturing of tools for the Filtration and Engine Peripherals business unit will be opened on the campus.

09/25/2014

MAHLE Press release IAA Hanover

Stuttgart, September 25, 2014
MAHLE press releases from IAA Commercial Vehicles in Hanover/Germany

09/08/2014

Press release on the business development of the MAHLE Group in the first half of 2014

Stuttgart/Germany, September 8, 2014: The sales and result of the MAHLE Group developed positively in the first half of 2014.

09/02/2014

MAHLE finalizes the acquisition of Letrika

Stuttgart, September 2, 2014 – The transaction approvals have been issued from all relevant antitrust authorities. The acquisition of the majority stake in Letrika d.d., which is listed on the Ljubljana Stock Exchange, is expected to be completed in calendar week 37. In the future, Letrika is to be integrated and consolidated into the MAHLE Group as the “Electric actuators and engine accessories” profit center.

07/07/2014

EGR cooling from MAHLE Behr USA


07/07/2014

MAHLE Pendulum-Slider Oil Pump reduces fuel consumption and emissions


07/07/2014

MAHLE Powertrain to provide revolutionary Catagen catalyst aging and testing equipment in NA


07/07/2014

10 Best Engines of 2014

MAHLE Systems and Components are in Nine of Ward's 10 Best Engines.

06/23/2014

MAHLE to acquire majority share in Letrika

Stuttgart, June 23, 2014 – On June 20, 2014, the MAHLE Group, based in Stuttgart/Germany, signed an agreement for the acquisition of the majority share in Slovenian group Letrika d.d. The conclusion of the agreement is subject to approval by the responsible antitrust and supervisory authorities. MAHLE expects this to be granted in the second half of 2014.

03/12/2014

2014 Light Vehicle Engines Wall Chart

Ward's - North America Availability & Specifications

03/12/2014

2014 Heavy-Duty Engines Wall Chart


02/11/2013

2013 Ward's Ten Best Engines

MAHLE is proud to supply Nine of Ward's Ten Best Engines

09/03/2012

Press release on the business development in the 1st half of 2012 and outlook

With sales of around EUR 3.21 billion in the first half of 2012, MAHLE exceeds the previous year's value by 7.8 percent.

06/08/2012

Press release on the acquisition in Farmington Hills, Michigan

With the acquisition of the facility adjacent to their existing operations, MAHLE will further consolidate its corporate activities.

04/20/2012

Press release on the business development of the MAHLE Group in 2011

With more than six billion euros, MAHLE reaches a sales record again.

10/27/2011

Inside the Engine for iT4 and the Move to Final Tier 4

MAHLE Product Expert serves a panelist on SAE Off-Highway Webcast: Tier 4: Past, Present, and Future Technologies for Meeting Regulatory Challenges. Highlights on some of the PCU development issues in meeting Off-highway emission regulations in North America.

04/15/2011

Press release on the business development of the MAHLE Group in 2010

Highest sales figure in Company's history

02/04/2010

MAHLE takes over majority share in BEHR Industry

Stuttgart, Germany February 4th, 2010 – The supervisory boards of MAHLE GmbH and BEHR GmbH & Co. KG agreed upon the acquisition of 60 percent of the shares in BEHR Industry GmbH & Co. KG by the MAHLE Group.

Annual report

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