Global automakers are continuing the challenge of increasing fuel economy and reducing carbon emissions in their vehicles. Magna International has accelerated its development work for this challenge. A technology designed to help automobile manufacturers called active aerodynamic systems.
Magna's Actero Active Aerodynamic Systems from Magna include active grille shutters, active front deflectors and others.
Grahame Burrow, President of Magna Exteriors said; "Our Actero Active Aerodynamic products represent new opportunities and expand our innovative portfolio which offers unique solutions to our customers. The development and success of these systems reflect our expertise as one of the market leaders in exterior products."
The latest product from Magna to reach the market is a visible active grille shutter system on a 2017 European luxury vehicle.
Swamy Kotagiri, Magna's Chief Technology Officer said; "Delivering innovative solutions such as our active aerodynamic systems provide added value for our customers as they work towards meeting rising fuel economy standards. Commercialising cleaner technologies are one of our key focus areas for innovation."