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Honeywell Boosts 2011 Chevrolet Sonic to 40 mpg Fuel Economy

New 1.4L Turbo Engine Enhances Both Fuel Efficiency and Performance

DETROIT, MI, January 19, 2011 – Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today that it would turbocharge the all-new Chevrolet Sonic unveiled this week at the 2011 North American International Auto Show in Detroit. The Sonic launch expands the number of new smaller, turbocharged...more


Honeywell Gasoline Turbocharger Technology Challenging Many Top Hybrids for Better Fuel Economy

Turbocharged Chevrolet Cruze Eco Beats Several Hybrids and Smaller Vehicles with 42 mpg Highway

PLYMOUTH, MI, December 2, 2010 – Honeywell’s (NYSE: HON) turbocharged Chevrolet Cruze Eco engine is putting pricier—and less efficient—hybrids and other compact vehicles on notice with a best-in-class 42 mpg highway rating from the U.S. EPA. With the benefits of...more


Honeywell Turbo Innovations Launched on High Performing Mercedes, Range Rover Engines

Latest Turbo Technologies Help Automakers Boost Fuel Economy Between 10 percent to 20 percent+ on Top Engines at Paris Motor Show

PARIS, FRANCE – September 30, 2010 – Honeywell Turbo Technologies (NYSE: HON), the leading global developer of automotive turbochargers, launched three innovative turbocharger technologies designed to enable fuel efficiency and performance on several of the newest...more


Honeywell Expects Turbocharged Engine Segment to Double by 2015

Fuel-Efficient Turbo Engine Launches Spur Growth in the U.S., China and Europe

TORRANCE, CA, September 22, 2010 – Honeywell (NYSE: HON), the leading global developer of automotive turbochargers, expects the global turbo segment to double in the next five years, from 17 million new turbo vehicles in 2009 to 35 million in 2015. That includes a rapid...more


Automotive News Europe Names Honeywell’s Alex Ismail to “Eurostars” List of Top Automotive Industry Executives

Honeywell Transportation Systems CEO Named Top Supplier Division CEO

ROLLE, SWITZERLAND, September 1, 2010 – Honeywell’s (NYSE: HON) Alex Ismail, President and CEO of Honeywell Transportation Systems, has been named the Automotive News Europe 2010 “Supplier Division CEO Eurostar.” The Eurostars awards are determined...more


Honeywell Expects Boost to US Turbo Market from New Fuel Economy and Emissions Standards

Turbocharged Gas and Diesel Engines Deliver Immediate and Affordable Efficiency Gains

TORRANCE, CA, April 2, 2010 – Honeywell expects to see a significant increase in demand for turbocharged vehicles in the U.S. as a result of the new Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) standards...more


Honeywell Sets New Standard in Small Engine Turbocharging

Engine Downsizing Trend Boosted by Launch of World’s Most Fuel-Efficient Euro5 five-seater Car delivering an industry-leading 87g/km

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND, March 2, 2010 – Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today that its turbocharger will be featured on the world’s most fuel efficient five-seater passenger car – the newly launched VW Polo BlueMotion 1.2L diesel. Turbochargers are redefining...more