Interview: Inspired by Rudolf Diesel and heading toward electrification
In this interview Dr. Markus Heyn, president of the Diesel Systems division of Robert Bosch GmbH, explains why diesel passenger cars are about to conquer the North American market and why electric drives for diesel trucks is an exciting prospect.
- November 14, 2013
- Mobility Solutions
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Mobility Solutions is the largest Bosch Group business sector. In 2015, its sales came to 41.7 billion euros, or 59 percent of total group sales. This makes the Bosch Group one of the leading automotive suppliers. The Mobility Solutions business sector combines the group’s expertise in three mobility domains – automation, electrification, and connectivity – and offers its customers integrated mobility solutions. Its main areas of activity are injection technology and powertrain peripherals for internal-combustion engines, diverse solutions for powertrain electrification, vehicle safety systems, driver-assistance and automated functions, technology for user-friendly infotainment as well as vehicle-to-vehicle and vehicle-to-infrastructure communication, repair-shop concepts, and technology and services for the automotive aftermarket. Bosch is synonymous with important automotive innovations, such as electronic engine management, the ESP anti-skid system, and common-rail diesel technology.
PI8374 - November 14, 2013