The first production of BorgWarner’s high-flow air pump, which provides a 30-percent increase in air flow over previous-generation air pumps, is supplying the Porsche 997 Turbo 3.6-liter engine.
“Automakers all over the world are seeking to meet more stringent requirements for fuel economy and emissions reduction,” said Roger Wood, President and General Manager, BorgWarner Turbo & Emissions Systems.
“As a global leader in air management systems, we provide the technology that enables our customers to meet these more challenging standards. We are pleased to bring a substantial advancement to Porsche and its engine with this new high-flow air pump.”
Auburn Hills, Michigan-based BorgWarner Inc. (NYSE:BWA) is a product leader in highly engineered components and systems for vehicle powertrain applications worldwide. The company operates manufacturing and technical facilities in 62 locations in 17 countries. Customers include Ford, VW/Audi, DaimlerChrysler, General Motors, Toyota, Renault/Nissan, Hyundai/Kia, Honda, BMW, Caterpillar, Navistar International, and Peugeot. The Internet address for BorgWarner is: http://www.borgwarner.com/ .