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BorgWarner, the US-based automotive industry components and parts supplier has launched its new turbocharger production plant in Ramos, Mexico. The company plans to employ more than 185 people at the new plant.

BorgWarner president and GM of turbo systems passenger car products Frederic Lissalde said gasoline and diesel turbocharged engines are key technologies included in every major carmaker’s future plans in North America, making it the fastest growing turbocharger market in the world.

“Gasoline and diesel turbocharged engines are key technologies included in every major carmaker’s future plans in North America, making it the fastest growing turbocharger market in the world,” said Frederic Lissalde, President and General Manager, BorgWarner Turbo Systems Passenger Car Products.

“Our new plant in Ramos is strategically located to meet growing customer demand through local production supported by our global resources. We look forward to bringing the benefits of improved fuel economy, powerful performance and reduced emissions to drivers throughout North America.”

Operating manufacturing and technical facilities in 59 locations in 19 countries, the company develops products to improve fuel economy, reduce emissions and enhance performance.

Customers include VW/Audi, Ford, Toyota, Renault/Nissan, General Motors, Hyundai/Kia, Daimler, Chrysler, Fiat, BMW, Honda, John Deere, PSA, and MAN.