Press releases Powertrain

5/23/17 Transmission Control System of Continental for Great Wall Motor’s 7DCT Gearbox

Transmission Control System of Continental for Great Wall Motor’s 7DCT Gearbox

Advanced Transmission Control Unit and Sensor Cluster will be used for Great Wall  Motor’s 7-speed Dual Clutch Transmission (DCT) 

5/1/17 Reduced Emissions and Improved Efficiency through Electrification

Reduced Emissions and Improved Efficiency through Electrification

New solutions from Continental for reduced emissions and improved efficiency under real-world conditions on the road 

4/25/17 New Strategy for the Powertrain Division

New Strategy for the Powertrain Division

Continental ready for next growth spurt with innovative Powertrain technologies.

4/25/17 Continental Presents Technology for the Diesel Engine of the Future

Continental Presents Technology for the Diesel Engine of the Future

At the Vienna Motor Symposium, Continental will present system solutions for extremely low-pollutant diesel engines 

4/25/17 Reduced Emissions and Improved Efficiency through Electrification

Reduced Emissions and Improved Efficiency through Electrification

New solutions from Continental for reduced emissions and improved efficiency under real-world conditions on the road 

3/28/17 New Continental Control Unit is Control Center in All Mercedes E-Class

New Continental Control Unit is Control Center in All Mercedes E-Class

Newly developed central powertrain controller acts as a gateway and controls communication

12/15/16 Continental Produces 48-Volt Drives in Nuremberg

Continental Produces 48-Volt Drives in Nuremberg

Supplier invested €15 million in new production Equipment. 

12/8/16 Clean Diesel: New AdBlue® Dosing System from Continental Plays Part in Achieving Optimum NOx Levels

Clean Diesel: New AdBlue® Dosing System from Continental Plays Part in Achieving Optimum NOx Levels

Tests of nitrogen-oxide emissions from diesel cars under real driving emissions (RDE) conditions.  

10/20/16 Start of Production for 48-Volt Hybrid Modular System from Continental

Start of Production for 48-Volt Hybrid Modular System from Continental

World's first 48-volt drive based on the Continental module to be used from end of 2016 

10/20/16 Continental Puts First 48-Volt Hybrid Drive into Production

Continental Puts First 48-Volt Hybrid Drive into Production

From the end of 2016, diesel variants of the Renault Scénic and Grand Scénic models will be equipped with Continental's 48-volt hybrid drive