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2016 Finalists and Winners

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  1. AeroVironment, Monrovia, Calif.

    Dual Voltage EV Charging Cord Set

  2. Beet Analytics Technology LLC, Plymouth, Mich.

    ENVISION – Process Visibility System

  3. BorgWarner Emissions Systems, Ludwigsburg, Germany

    Ceramic Diesel Cold-Start System

  4. BorgWarner Emissions Systems, Oberboihingen, Germany

    Electrical Heated Thermostat

  5. Bosch Gasoline Systems, Farmington Hills, Mich.

    Linear Force Solenoid

  6. Continental Automotive GmbH, Regensburg, Germany

    Bi-Directional Long Range Communications System

  7. Dana Holding Corp, Maumee, Ohio

    Long Two-Sided Chip Cooling

  8. Delphi Automotive, Warren, Ohio

    High Voltage Splice Connection

  9. Delphi Automotive, Auburn Hills, Mich.

    Dual Role Hub

  10. Delphi Automotive, Kokomo, Ind.

    Viper Power Device for Electrified Vehicle Traction Drive Inverter

  11. Faurecia, Nanterre, France

    Cover Carving Technology

  12. Faurecia, Columbus, Ind.

    Exhaust System Adaptive Valve

  13. Federal-Mogul, Nuremberg, Germany

    Hybrid Induction Welding for Steel Pistons

  14. FTE Automotive, Ebern, Germany

    Low Pressure Oil Pump Assembly for Transmission Dry-Sump Lubrication

  15. Gentex Corp., Zeeland, Mich.

    Full Display Mirror

  16. GKN Driveline, Redditch, Worcestershire, UK

    Premium Sideshaft Technology

  17. GKN Driveline, Reddittch, Worcestershire, UK

    Twinster All-Wheel-Drive System

  18. Hanon Systems, Daejeon, South Korea

    Centrifrugal Air Compressor for Fuel Cell EV

  19. Hanon Systems, Seoul, South Korea

    Deodorization AC With UV Photocatalyst

  20. Honeywell Transportation Systems, Plymouth, Mich.

    Two-Stage Electric Compressor for Boosted Fuel Cell

  21. Ichikoh, Isehara-shi, Kanagawa-ken – Japan

    LED Light Source Module

  22. Koito Manufacturing Co., Shizuoka-shi, Shizuoka-ken – Japan

    Single LED Bi-Functional Projector Headlamp

  23. Magna Closures, Newmarket, Ontario


  24. Means Industries, Saginaw, Mich.

    Controllable Mechanical Diode

  25. Roechling Automotive, Laives,Italy

    Oil Distribution System

  26. Schaeffler, Wooster, Ohio

    Clutch Plates Laser Etching

  27. Valeo, Cergy-Pontoise Cedex, France

    Electric Supercharger

  28. Valeo, La Verriere, France

    Water-Cooled Condenser