MAHLE Aftermarket News

08/07/2017

MAHLE Aftermarket and Petty’s Garage Highlight Engine Build in Next “MAHLE Mustang Build” YouTube Video Series Feature

Farmington Hills, Mich., August 7, 2017 – The second video of the“MAHLE Mustang Build” series, highlighting the build-out of thetwin-turbo engine utilizing MAHLE and Clevite components, hasbeen posted to the MAHLE North America YouTube channel. Theone-of-a-kind MAHLE Ford Mustang was constructed by the teamat Petty’s Garage in Level Cross, NC, as the grand prize in theMAHLE “Drive with the Original” Technician Promotion.

08/01/2017

Join Bogi from All Girls Garage for a MAHLE Aftermarket Facebook Live Event Discussing Engine Gasket Maintenance and Installation Tips for European Vehicles

Farmington Hills, Mich., August 1, 2017 – MAHLE Aftermarketwill host its next Facebook Live event on Tuesday, August 8 at8pm EDT – the second in a series of events intended to engagewith and educate technicians. The event will feature shop ownerand television personality Bogi Lateiner, co-host of Velocitychannel’s All Girls Garage, as well as MAHLE Original® gasketexpert and training manager Bill McKnight.

07/05/2017

Top Gasket Questions Answered by Bogi from All Girls Garage and Experts from Petty’s Garage on MAHLE Facebook Live Event

Farmington Hills, Mich., July 5, 2017 – Television personality andshop owner Bogi Lateiner, co-host of Velocity’s “All Girls Garage”was the host of the recent MAHLE Aftermarket Facebook Liveevent on “Gasket Do’s and Don’ts”. She was joined by MAHLEOriginal® gasket expert Bill McKnight and Shop Foreman DougMurph from Petty’s Garage, as they answered questions aboutgaskets and other engine related topics.

06/08/2017

Join Bogi from All Girls Garage, Experts from Petty’s Garage and MAHLE for Facebook Live Event on “Gasket Do’s and Don’ts”

Farmington Hills, Mich., June 8, 2017 – MAHLE Aftermarket will host a Facebook Live event on “Gasket Do’s and Don’ts” Thursday, June 15 at 8pm EDT. The event will feature television personality and shop owner Bogi Lateiner, co-host of Velocity’s “All Girls Garage”. She will be joined by MAHLE Original® gasket expert Bill McKnight and technicians from Petty’s Garage, to field questions about gaskets and other engine related topics.

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.

05/23/2017

MAHLE Aftermarket Launches YouTube Video Series Documenting Petty’s Garage MAHLE Mustang Build

Farmington Hills, Mich., May 23, 2017 – The first in a series ofvideos has been posted to the MAHLE Aftermarket North AmericaYouTube Channel documenting the building of the MAHLE FordMustang at Petty’s Garage, the grand prize in the MAHLE “Drivewith the Original” Technician Promotion. The build of thecustomized, twin-turbo, 1,000 HP MAHLE Mustang will becompleted and tested in time to be awarded to a lucky technicianat the 2017 Automotive Aftermarket Product Expo (AAPEX) in LasVegas, taking place from October 31 to November 2, 2017.

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.

05/09/2017

MAHLE Original GM Vortec 5.7L Head Set Includes OE Quality, New Technology Manifold Gaskets

Farmington Hills, Mich., May 9, 2017 – The MAHLE Original® head gasket set for 1996 – 2002 General Motors 5.7-liter, 8-cylinder “Vin:R,“ Vortec™ engines features OE quality construction. The exhaust manifold gaskets are made from multi-layer steel (MLS) and the intake manifold gaskets have new technology polymer construction for superior sealing. The set includes all the parts – 35 pieces in total – that technicians need to do the job.

05/05/2017

MAHLE Aftermarket Launches “Turn Knowledge Into Horsepower” E-learning Promotion with Chance to Win Grand Prize Ride Along with Dale Jr.

Farmington Hills, Mich., May 5, 2017 – MAHLE Aftermarket Inc. recently launched the “Turn Knowledge Into Horsepower” E-learning Promotion, with the grand-prize winner receiving a “Ride Along with Dale Jr.” prize package. The promotion is designed to encourage technicans to further educate themselves by completing MAHLE Aftermarket e-learning courses. The promotion runs through August 31, 2017.

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.

04/17/2017

Work Begins On MAHLE Ford Mustang At Petty’s Garage; Grand Prize In Technician Promotion

Farmington Hills, Mich., April 17, 2017 – MAHLE Aftermarket Inc. announced that work has commenced at Petty’s Garage building the grand prize in the MAHLE “Drive with the Original” Technician Promotion – a custom, twin-turbo MAHLE Ford Mustang. The oneof-a-kind vehicle will be finished and tested in time to be awarded as the grand prize at the 2017 Automotive Aftermarket Product Expo (AAPEX) in Las Vegas, taking place from October 31st to November 2nd, 2017.

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.

03/08/2017

MAHLE Aftermarket Inc.’s Clevite® Brand H-Series Performance Engine Bearings Introduces New Applications

Farmington Hills, MI, March 8, 2017 – MAHLE Aftermarket Inc. continues to be the leading performance bearing supplier in the world, with Clevite® H-Series race bearings, and recently introduced 18 new part numbers covering the applications for the 6.7L Ford Power Stroke®, the Ford 5.0L Coyote, and the 6.2L GM LT engines.

02/27/2017

MAHLE Aftermarket Inc. Expands Its Product Lines by Adding 150 New Part Numbers

Farmington Hills, Mich., February 15, 2017 – As part of thecompany’s continuing product line expansion, MAHLE AftermarketInc. recently introduced 150 new part numbers – including 77 newMAHLE Original® gasket part numbers. The new offerings are fora variety of gaskets, pistons and piston rings, filters, valves,engine bearings, and turbochargers now available for both lightvehicle and heavy-duty applications.

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.

12/07/2016

MAHLE Service Solutions Receives AAPEX New Product Showcase Award for Smartphone App

Farmington Hills, Mich. – Dec. 7, 2016 – The SmartACX Smartphone App from MAHLE Service Solutions was named the technology category winner in the Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX) Show 2016 New Product Showcase. The app is a productivity enhancing application program that helps technicians view the status of the company’s ArcticPRO® machines during vehicle service.

11/23/2016

MAHLE Aftermarket Inc. Congratulates Jimmie Johnson on His Homestead Race Win and Seventh NASCAR® Sprint Cup Championship

Farmington Hills, MI…November 23, 2016 – NASCAR Contingency sponsor, MAHLE Aftermarket Inc., congratulates Jimmie Johnson on his historic seventh NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Championship win, driving the Lowe’s Chevrolet SS for Hendrick Motorsports at Homestead-Miami Speedway

11/16/2016

MAHLE Aftermarket Inc. Congratulates Joey Lagono and the No. 22 Shell Pennzoil Ford Team on their win at Phoenix International Raceway

Farmington Hills, MI…November 16, 2016 –NASCAR contingency sponsor and Roush Yates technical partner, MAHLE Aftermarket Inc., was thrilled to see Joey Lagono earn his way into the NASCAR® Sprint Cup Series Championship with his win at the Can-Am 500 on Sunday, November 13 at Phoenix International Raceway. The Championship Round is Sunday November 20 at the Ford Ecoboost 500 at Homestead-Miami Speedway in South Florida at 2:30 PM EST, and will air on NBC.

11/02/2016

MAHLE Aftermarket Inc. Announces “Drive with the Original” Technician Promotion With Thousands of Great Prizes, Including Custom Mustang from Petty’s Garage

Las Vegas, November 2, 2016 – MAHLE Aftermarket Inc. has announced the “Drive with the Original” promotion with a grand prize of a custom-built, twin-turbocharged, MAHLE Ford Mustang from Petty’s Garage to celebrate the launch of the MAHLE Original® gasket brand.

11/01/2016

MAHLE Aftermarket Inc. Celebrates Launch of MAHLE Original Gasket Brand

Las Vegas, November 1, 2016 – MAHLE Aftermarket Inc. celebrated the launch of the MAHLE Original® gasket brand with an event held at the MAHLE booth at AAPEX 2016. The MAHLE Original gasket line includes nearly 9,000 part numbers, covering 900,000 applications, with over 1,200 exclusive part numbers not available from any other aftermarket supplier.

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.

10/24/2016

MAHLE Original GM LS Exhaust Manifold Gasket Set Features MLS Construction

Farmington Hills, Mich., Oct. 24, 2016 – The MAHLE Original® exhaust manifold gasket set for the popular GM LS engines feature OE quality multi-layer steel (MLS) construction to ensure a positive seal under extreme temperatures. The MLS construction used in MAHLE Original gaskets is superior to composite gasket materials that do not match the OE design.

10/13/2016

“Problem Child“ Top Fuel Hydroplane Drag Boat Supported by MAHLE Aftermarket Inc.

Farmington Hills, MI…October 13, 2016 – Eddie Knox, owner of the celebrated “Problem Child” Top Fuel Hydroplane, is thankful for years of MAHLE Aftermarket support. “Problem Child” was Top Fuel World Champion in 2006, and 2011 through 2013, along with the quickest run in history at 3.36 seconds, as well as five of the top ten quickest of all time.

10/10/2016

MAHLE Original Jeep 4-liter Head Set Includes OE Quality MLS Head and Manifold Gaskets

Farmington Hills, Mich., Oct. 10, 2016 – The MAHLEOriginal® head gasket set for 1999 – 2006 Jeep 4.0liter, 6-cylinder engines feature OE quality multi-layersteel (MLS) construction for both the head gasketand the intake/exhaust manifold gaskets. The set(part no. HS5713A) includes all the parts – 46 piecesin total – that technicians need to do the job properly.

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.

09/15/2016

MAHLE Original GM Oil Filter Adapter Gasket Matches OE Part

Farmington Hills, Mich., Sept. 15, 2016 – TheMAHLE Original® oil filter adapter gasket for 2005-2011 GM 3.5L/3.9L, V6 High Value engines matchesthe latest OE design and helps seal in thischallenging environment. The gasket is installedbetween the engine block and the oil filter adapter,and was installed on 3.75 million cars in NorthAmerica.

08/25/2016

Lavon Miller of Firepunk Diesel Exclusively Uses Clevite® Engine Bearings in The Enforcer

Farmington Hills, MI… August 25, 2016 – Lavon Miller, two time Diesel Challenge Winner, Ultimate Challenge Winner, and points leader in the 2016 Pro Street Truck Outlaw Diesel Super Series would never consider using any other engine bearing than Clevite when preparing his truck’s engine, The Enforcer, for the 2016 Ultimate Callout Challenge.

08/23/2016

MAHLE Aftermarket Inc. Adds 162 New Part Numbers in Second Quarter of 2016 for a Variety of Applications

Farmington Hills, Mich., August 23, 2016 – As part ofthe company’s continuing product line expansion,MAHLE Aftermarket Inc. introduced 162 new partnumbers – including 74 new MAHLE Original® gasketpart numbers – in the second quarter of 2016. Thenew offerings are for a variety of gaskets, pistonsand piston rings, filters, thermostats and enginebearings, now available for both light vehicle andheavy-duty applications.

08/15/2016

MAHLE Aftermarket Inc. Unveils New Look for MAHLE Original Gasket Product Line

Farmington Hills, Mich., August 15, 2016 – MAHLE Aftermarket Inc. has announced that their gasket product line will be getting an exciting new look. The gasket products will now be packaged with the distinctive blue MAHLE Original logo prominently displayed. The transition to the new packaging will begin in the second half of 2016, and will be completed by March of 2017.

08/05/2016

MAHLE Aftermarket Inc. Applauds Current 2016 Success of Pulling Tractor Teams

Farmington Hills, MI… August 5, 2016 – MAHLE Aftermarket Inc. sponsors three North American top pulling tractor teams that use Clevite® engine bearings exclusively in their pulling engines. Sponsored teams include Red Blooded Binder, driven by Phil “PK” Kelly, Drifter II, driven by Andy Dutton, and Fully Loaded driven by Jeff Hothem.

07/18/2016

MAHLE Original Gasket Head Set for the Ford PowerStroke® is the Most Complete Set Available in the Industry

Farmington Hills, Mich., July 18, 2016 – The MAHLE Original® cylinder head gasket set from MAHLE Aftermarket for the Ford 6.0L Power Stroke® engine comes with significantly more components than sets offered by any other aftermaket suppliers or even from the OE dealer. The MAHLE Original head gasket set includes 193 pieces, all engineered to match the exact, original equipment parts for form, fit and function.

06/30/2016

Gasket Product Lines From MAHLE Aftermarket Inc. to become MAHLE Original, Reflecting OE Form, Fit, and Function

Farmington Hills, Mich., June 30, 2016 – MAHLE Aftermarket Inc. announced that they will be marketing their gasket line as MAHLE Original®, reflecting the OE form, fit and function that is designed into the parts. The transition will begin in the second half of 2016, and will be completed by March of 2017.

06/30/2016

MAHLE Aftermarket Inc. and MAHLE Motorsports Partnership with POWERNATION Debut as Official Piston, Piston Ring and Engine Bearing of Engine Power Television to Air Sunday, July 3, 2016.


06/06/2016

Kyle Busch Brings Toyota Racing Development Their 6th MAHLE Engine Builder of The Race Award of 2016 at Kansas Speedway

Farmington Hills, MI… June 6, 2016, – Kyle Busch drove his No. 18 M&M’s Red Nose Toyota Camry to victory last month in the Go Bowling 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Kansas Speedway. With the Busch victory, it was Toyota Racing Development earning their sixth MAHLE Clevite Engine Builder of the Race win in 11 races this season.

04/28/2016

MAHLE Aftermarket Inc. Provides Guidance on Proper Engine Bearing Lubrication Ensuring Long Engine Life and Durability

Farmington Hills, MI… April 28, 2016 – MAHLE Aftermarket Inc. is a world-renowned provider of superior engine components, as well as a leading resource to the industry for technical information to help ensure long engine life and durability.

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.

04/07/2016

MAHLE Aftermarket Inc. Releases 2016 Heavy Duty Catalog for Commercial Vehicles

Farmington Hills, Mich., April 7, 2016 – MAHLE Aftermarket Inc. recently announced the release of its 2016 comprehensive catalog for commercial heavy-duty vehicle applications in the United States, Mexico and Canada that includes all the company’s product offerings in one resource.

03/24/2016

MAHLE Aftermarket Inc. Releases 2016 Thermostat Catalog for Commercial Customers

Farmington Hills, Mich., March 24, 2016 – MAHLE Aftermarket Inc. recently announced the release of its 2016 Thermostat Catalog for Asian, European and Domestic applications in North America.

03/16/2016

MAHLE Aftermarket Inc., Announces it is the Official Air Filter Supplier for Chrysler's 707-hp Hellcat Engine.

Farmington Hills, MI… March 16, 2016 – MAHLE Aftermarket Inc. officially announces that it is the OE air filter supplier for the Chrysler supercharged 707-hp Hellcat engine; the most powerful V8 engine sold to consumers by an American manufacturer for road use. The Hemi® Hellcat V8 engine, which uses MAHLE Original air filter part number LX 3482, powers the Dodge Challenger SRT® Hellcat as well as the Dodge Charger SRT® Hellcat*. *SRT is a registered trademark of FCA US LLC

02/25/2016

MAHLE honored with Volvo Supplier Award for Innovation and Fuel Efficiency


01/15/2016

MAHLE Aftermarket Inc., Promotes its Automotive Filter Lineup and its Factory Installation on European and Asian Performance Cars

Farmington Hills, MI… January 15, 2016 – MAHLE Aftermarket Inc., already a world-renowned provider of technologically superior engine components including Clevite engine bearings, Victor Reinz gaskets, and MAHLE Original piston rings; is working to expand awareness for its lineup of high-quality automotive air, oil, cabin air, and fuel filters. Testament to the quality and durability of MAHLE Original filters is the fact that they are the OE filter on virtually every new European nameplate.

01/15/2016

MAHLE Aftermarket Inc. and MAHLE Motorsports Announce Partnership with POWERNATION as Official Piston, Piston Ring and Engine Bearing of Engine Power Television.

Farmington Hills, MI…January 15, 2015 – MAHLE North America’s peformance divisions; MAHLE Aftermarket Inc., and MAHLE Motorsports have formed a joint partnership with POWERNATION to become the official piston, piston ring and engine bearing of Engine Power Television beginning January 1, 2016. Engine Power airs weekends on Spike TV, NBC SN, and CBS Sports Network reaching a total of 243 Million US Households.

01/06/2016

High-Output MAHLE Letrika Starters Introduced by MAHLE Aftermarket Inc. for Large Displacement Engines

Farmington Hills, Michigan, January 6, 2016 – MAHLE Aftermarket Inc. has announced the introduction of the MAHLE Letrika AZG family of electric starters designed for the high-output requirements of large displacement diesel engines used in a variety of agricultural, construction, mining, marine, and heavy-duty truck applications. The AZG starters use a two-stage engagement to prevent damage and overloading of the starter pinion and the engine ring gear.