Aisin Group to jointly exhibit at NAIAS 2017

Dec. 19, 2016

News Release

Six Aisin Group companies*1 including Aisin Seiki Co., Ltd. will jointly exhibit at the 2017 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) , which will be held at the COBO Center in Detroit, USA from Saturday, January 14th to Sunday, January 22nd.

This year, we are exhibiting for the first time our newly developed FR 10-speed automatic transmissions, multi-stage THS-II transmissions, and FF 8-speed automatic transmissions.  This lineup of our latest transmission products represents the core of the Aisin Group's business.

In the field of automatic driving, which is the focus of much attention in the North American market, we will exhibit products such as Active Rear Steering and High Performance ESC Modulator that perform integrated vehicle motion control, as well as products employing sensing technologies such as the Driver Monitoring System and Peripheral Monitoring System. In addition, we will use a simulator to present our Driver Abnormality Response System, which automatically pulls the car over to the shoulder when the driver is in an abnormal state.

In addition, we will present auto-body related products that contribute to improvement of user comfort and convenience through lighter weight and optimized form, and exhibit a system and screen a video introducing new directions in thermal management for improved fuel efficiency.
The Aisin Group is committed to protection of the environment and proactive R&D on new technologies for our future as a mobile society, and we intend to take further steps to boost our competitiveness in North America.

*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.

(Key products exhibited)
• FR 10-speed automatic transmissions
• Multi-stage THS-II transmissions
• FF 8-speed automatic transmissions
• FR 6-speed manual transmissions
• Electric 4WD unit
• Electric water pump for inverter cooling
• Fully variable oil pump
• Grille shutter
• Cooling water stop valve
• High-performance ESC modulator
• Electronically controlled brake system
• Active rear steering
• Driver monitoring system
• Aluminum door frame
• Door stabilizer
• Door impact beam
• Coating-type sound-insulating filling material