Faurecia partners FAW Group for sustainable mobility solutions

by Autocar Pro News Desk , 12 Jun 2018

Representational image courtesy Faurecia.

Faurecia, one of the world's leading automotive technology companies has signed a strategic partnership framework agreement with one of the leading Chinese automobile manufacturer, FAW Group, for developing cockpit of the future technologies and sustainable mobility solutions.

As per the strategic cooperation, the partners have defined several fields for collaboration, which includes:

Develop cockpit of the future solutions and services for a personalised and intelligent user experience in particular for the Hongqi (Red Flag), the luxury brand of FAW. In addition, the partners will also cooperate on the industrial design and perceived quality for the brand.

Develop connected, versatile and predictive seat solutions for different use cases and driving mode scenario.

Provide zero emission and air quality technologies for commercial and passenger vehicles in the fields of battery pack and fuel cell systems and lightweight composite solutions.

Patrick Koller, chief executive officer, Faurecia said: "We are very honoured to have signed this strategic partnership with FAW, a leading OEM with a strong desire to disrupt the Chinese automotive industry. Faurecia is uniquely positioned to provide smart, predictive and connected technologies for a unique user experience. This collaboration will continue to reinforce our intimacy and collaboration with Chinese OEMs".