GUADALAJARA, Mexico, Nov. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Dana Holding Corporation (NYSE: DAN) will demonstrate the company's long-lasting support for the Mexican truck, bus, and coach markets this week at Expotransporte ANPACT 2013.
Located in Booth G0190, Dana will promote its proven Spicer® drivetrain solutions and continued commitment to innovations for vehicle manufacturers, while spotlighting its leading aftermarket sales and service capabilities for dealers and fleets in the region.
"Commercial-vehicle fleets in Mexico recognize how durable, efficient drivetrain solutions can contribute to lower fuel costs, increased productivity, and improved profitability," said Pat D'Eramo, president of Dana Commercial Vehicle Driveline Technologies. "As OEMs and fleets expand their operations in the region, Dana is well positioned to offer a full range of support from manufacturing to aftermarket sales and service."
For nearly 50 years, Dana has collaborated with commercial-vehicle manufacturers in Mexico, supplying a full selection of Spicer steer axles, single and tandem drive axles, and driveshafts. As regional demand for productivity and fuel efficiency intensifies, Dana also offers technologically advanced drivetrain solutions, such as:
- the industry-first Spicer® Diamond Series™ driveshaft, which utilizes Dana's advanced proprietary manufacturing processes to significantly reduce weight while maintaining the strength of an all steel system; and
- the all-new 40,000-lb. Spicer® AdvanTEK® 40 tandem axle, featuring market-leading design solutions for increasing fuel economy, improving reliability, reducing vehicle weight, and decreasing total ownership costs.
Dana has 11 facilities in Mexico, including one in Monterrey, one in Queretaro, and two in Toluca that produce commercial-vehicle products. As the demand for high-quality, fuel-efficient, and maximum-performance aftermarket parts continues to grow, Dana also has a strategically positioned aftermarket parts distribution center in Toluca to increase product availability, improve delivery times, and provide additional support.
About Dana in the Aftermarket
Powered by recognized brands such as Dana®, Spicer®, Victor Reinz®, Glaser®, GWB®, Thompson®, Tru-Cool®, SVL®, and Transejes™, Dana delivers a broad range of aftermarket solutions – including genuine, all makes, and value lines – servicing passenger, commercial, and off-highway vehicles across the globe. Leveraged by a global network of 13 distribution centers, Dana's dedicated aftermarket team provides technical service, customer support, high fill rates, and on-time delivery to customers around the globe. For more information, please visit www.dana.com/aftermarket.
About Dana Holding Corporation
Dana is a world-leading supplier of driveline, sealing, and thermal-management technologies that improve the efficiency and performance of passenger, commercial, and off-highway vehicles with both conventional and alternative-energy powertrains. The company's global network of engineering, manufacturing, and distribution facilities provides original-equipment and aftermarket customers with local product and service support. Based in Maumee, Ohio, Dana employs more than 23,000 people in 26 countries and reported 2012 sales of $7.2 billion. For more information, please visit www.dana.com.
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