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Nov 13, 2012, 09:59 ET
Austrian Consul General Thomas Schnoell (left) congratulates Don Manvel in Chicago.  (PRNewsFoto/AVL Americas)

Don Manvel, Chairman and CEO of AVL Americas, Awarded Gold Merit Decoration of the Republic of Austria

AVL announced today that Don Manvel, its North American Chairman and CEO, was recently awarded the prestigious Gold Merit Decoration of the...

Oct 22, 2012, 16:29 ET

AVL's "Made in Michigan" Expo Showcases the State's Finest

AVL hosted 19 Michigan vendors during its first annual "Made in Michigan" expo last Friday at its North American headquarters in Plymouth,...

Apr 14, 2011, 09:39 ET

AVL Sponsors EcoCAR 2 Challenge, Helping Students Optimize Electric Vehicle

AVL announced today its sponsorship of EcoCAR 2, a three-year collegiate engineering competition. Today, select university participants were...

Apr 06, 2011, 12:24 ET

EPA Selects AVL for Establishing Automotive Electrification Standards

AVL has announced that it has been chosen by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for a critical, industry-changing initiative related to fuel...

Mar 24, 2011, 09:48 ET

EPA Selects AVL for Critical Automotive Emissions Testing Initiative

AVL announced today that it has been awarded a contract by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for critical automotive emissions testing to...

Aug 04, 2010, 09:13 ET

AVL Helps Power Aptera Motors Electric Vehicle, X PRIZE Finalist

AVL North America announces today its advanced simulation platform contribution to Aptera Motors' electric vehicle concept, 'Aptera 2e,' an...

Apr 21, 2009, 14:45 ET

Helmut and Catherine List, Govs. Schwarzenegger and Granholm on green technology. (PRNewsFoto/AVL North America)[MF]

Video: Govs. Schwarzenegger and Granholm Tout AVL Sustainable Mobility

- AVL announces advanced alternative powertrain development centers in California and Michigan with Govs. Schwarzenegger and Granholm...

Oct 25, 2007, 01:00 ET

AVL iGeneration(TM) Exhaust Emission Measurement Systems

NOVI, Mich., Oct 25 /PRNewswire/ -- AVL's new generation of innovative exhaust emission sampling and measuring systems, dubbed "AVL...

Oct 09, 2007, 01:00 ET

AVL North America Announces New President

PLYMOUTH, Mich., Oct. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Gregory Hopton takes office today as President of AVL North America, Inc., announced Chairman and Chief...

Apr 16, 2007, 01:00 ET

Engine Testing Book 3rd Edition to be Released

PLYMOUTH, Mich., April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- The 3rd Edition of Engine Testing, by A. J. Martyr and M. A. Plint, will be released in June 2007 by...

Mar 21, 2006, 00:00 ET

AVL Technology Cafe Schedule Set for SAE World Congress

PLYMOUTH, Mich., March 21 /PRNewswire/ -- As recognition of the SAE leadership to sponsor technology development and excellence in the...

Mar 05, 2001, 00:00 ET

AVL Acquires Digalog Corporation

PLYMOUTH, Mich., March 5 /PRNewswire/ -- AVL North America has signed an agreement to purchase the assets of Ventura, Calif.-based Digalog...