2017 Press Releases

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05/23/17MOOG® Brand Honored by Advance Auto Parts for eCatalog Content Excellence
Award Recognizes Strong Partnership in Creating and Leveraging Industry-Leading Product Information   Southfield, Mich., May 23, 2017...Federal-Mogul Motorparts' MOOG® Steering and Suspension brand received the Receiver's Choice Award from Advance Auto Parts, Inc. during the recent Automotive Content Professionals Network (ACPN) Knowledge Exchange annual conference in Kansas City, Mo. The MOOG brand was recognized for excellence in developing and delivering product informatio... 
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05/22/17MOOG® Steering and Suspension Brand Introduces New Control Arm Bump Stop, Expands Coverage in April
Over 250 new parts introduced this year, including over 100 first-to-market solutions   Southfield, Mich., May 22, 2017...MOOG®, the industry-leading steering and suspension brand from Federal-Mogul Motorparts, recently launched a new Control Arm Bump Stop (K201426) for GM trucks, in addition to expanding its coverage throughout the month of April.  MOOG increased its number of potential repair opportunities in the market by introducing 48 new parts. The new General Mot... 
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05/04/17Federal-Mogul Motorparts’ Garage Gurus™ to Host First Facebook Live Event on May 9
Garage Guru Tim Habel to Offer Head Gasket Replacement Tips Live via Facebook's Streaming Platform  Southfield, Mich., May 4, 2017... Garage Gurus™, Federal-Mogul Motorparts' first-of-its-kind national training platform designed to help front-line automotive service professionals keep pace with the latest vehicle technologies, will host its first Facebook Live event on Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at 8 p.m. EST/5 p.m. PST.  Guru Tim Habel, a certified master technician, will host t... 
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05/02/17Care to Share a Recent Auto-Related ‘Fail?’ You Could Win Up to $500 in #PartsMatter Monthly Sweepstakes
Federal-Mogul Motorparts to Award $2,000 Per Month to Winners Whose Stories, Photos Demonstrate Importance of Choosing High-Quality Auto Parts   Southfield, Mich., May 2, 2017...Vehicle-related failures can be frustrating. Many can be expensive, and some might even be downright embarrassing. But thanks to Federal-Mogul Motorparts' popular annual #PartsMatter Sweepstakes, 12 auto-related "fails" each month from now through October will qualify for gift cards of $100 or $500 (USD). Open to co... 
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04/18/17Federal-Mogul Motorparts Announces Leadership Changes
Southfield, Mich., April 18, 2017...Federal-Mogul Motorparts today announced the following changes to its Chassis and Global Sealing, Engine and Underhood Service business units:   Bryon Osterland is appointed to the position of vice president, Global Chassis, Federal-Mogul MotorpartsCraig Frohock is appointed to the position of Vice President, Global Sealing, Engine and Underhood Service, Federal-Mogul Motorparts   Both Osterland and Frohock will report directly to Brad Norton, CEO,... 
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04/10/17Federal-Mogul Motorparts Introduces Genuine Jurid® Brake Pads for German Nameplate Passenger Vehicles
New Premium Range Leverages Brand's Strong OE Heritage and Technologies,  Offers 98 Percent Coverage of North America's German Vehicle Population Southfield, Mich., April 10, 2017...Federal-Mogul Motorparts has introduced an extensive line of genuine Jurid® replacement brake pads for the growing population of German nameplate vehicles registered in North America. Jurid is one of Europe's most respected brands of original equipment and replacement brake products, with a strong OE heritage a... 
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04/04/17MOOG® Steering and Suspension Brand Expands Coverage in March
205 new parts introduced in 2017, including over 90 first-to-market solutions   Southfield, Mich., April 4, 2017...MOOG®, the industry-leading steering and suspension brand from Federal-Mogul Motorparts, continued to expand its coverage in the month of March by introducing 41 new parts.  In total, MOOG has brought 205 new parts to market in 2017.  In the month of March, MOOG product engineers introduced 17 new Chassis products, including first-to-market Steering Ti... 
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04/04/17Kentucky Open-Wheel Racer, Missouri Technician Are Grand Prize Winners in 2017 ‘Search for a Champion’ Contest
Federal-Mogul Motorparts Awards $137,500 (USD) in Sponsorships; Contest Participation Jumps Nearly 400 Percent Over 2016   Southfield, Mich., April 4, 2017...Blake Brown, an open-wheel dirt modified racer who resides in Corbin, Ky., and Der ek Fetter, an automotive enthusiast and collision repair technician from Troy, Mo., are the grand-prize winners in the 2017 "Search for a Champion" contest from Federal-Mogul Motorparts' iconic Champion® brand. As winner of the contest's "On the Track" ... 
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04/03/17Federal-Mogul Strengthens Financial Profile through Senior Secured Notes Offering and Debt Refinancing
Southfield, Michigan, April 3, 2017... Federal-Mogul LLC ("Federal-Mogul" or the "Company") today announced it has successfully completed a €715 million senior secured notes offering and refinanced a portion of its existing debt.  The Company (together with Federal-Mogul Financing Corporation, the co-issuer of the notes) issued an aggregate principal amount of €415 million 4.875% Senior Secured Notes due 2022 and €300 million Floating Rate Senior Secured Notes due 2024 that will bear... 
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03/14/17New National Wagner® OEX Campaign to Help Consumers Make Educated Decisions About Brake Pads
TV, Print, Radio and Digital Ads Promote Benefits of Revolutionary Pads That Stop Pickups, SUVs and CUVs Up to 50 Feet Sooner1   Southfield, Mich., March 14, 2017...Tens of millions of consumers will soon learn how the choice of the right replacement brake pads could help them stop up to 50 feet sooner through a comprehensive new advertising campaign in support of revolutionary Wagner® OEX brake pads from Federal-Mogul Motorparts. Wagner OEX brake pads can stop pickups, SUVs... 
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03/09/17Federal-Mogul Powertrain Debuts New Pokal Industrial Spark Plug
Unique insulator core nose design provides unprecedented mechanical and electrical strength  SOUTHFIELD, Mich., March 9, 2017... Federal-Mogul Powertrain has introduced a new industrial spark plug that has unprecedented mechanical and electrical strength, thanks to a new ‘u-shaped' core nose on the insulator. The Pokal spark plug offers increased robustness for use in new engine applications with high peak cylinder pressures while also enabling the use of larger electrodes, providing incre... 
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03/02/17Federal-Mogul Motorparts to Showcase Commercial Vehicle Offerings at CONEXPO-CON/AGG in Las Vegas
Company to feature its latest products from Abex®, FP Diesel®, MOOG®, National®, and Wagner® Lighting Southfield, Mich., March 2, 2017...Federal-Mogul Motorparts is set to display its leading commercial vehicle products for the wheel end, visibility and engine repair markets during CONEXPO-CON/AGG in Las Vegas, Nev., March 7-11, 2017. The company’s featured brands include Abex® friction products, FP Diesel® engine components, MOOG® heavy-duty u-joints and steering products, National® oil... 
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03/01/17MOOG® Kicks Off 2017 Season, New Name for its Weekly Crew Chief Award
‘MOOG Go the Extra Mile™’ award to recognize crew chiefs throughout the Monster Energy  NASCAR® Cup Series      Southfield, Michigan, March 1, 2017...MOOG®, the “Official Steering and Suspension Partner of NASCAR®”  and leading brand from Federal-Mogul Motorparts, announced the 2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup  Series™ ‘MOOG Go the Extra Mile’ Award will be presented following  each race to the crew chief whose car posts the largest increase in average lap  spee... 
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02/23/17Federal-Mogul Reports Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2016 Results
Fourth quarter net sales of $1.8 billion, full-year net sales of $7.4 billion Full-year net income from continuing operations attributable to Federal-Mogul of $82 million compared to net loss of $117 million in 2015 Full-year Operational EBITDA of $744 million compared to $644 million in 2015 Southfield, Michigan, February 23, 2017. . . Federal-Mogul Holdings LLC today announced financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2016.  Net sales ... 
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02/22/17Federal-Mogul Powertrain Showcasing Engine Components Designed for Greater Durability, Efficiency at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017
SOUTHFIELD, MICH., February 22, 2017 ... Federal-Mogul Powertrain, a division of       Federal-Mogul Holdings LLC, will showcase a range of industrial powertrain technologies at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017, March 7-11 in Las Vegas (Gold Hall, Booth G - 71807). The technologies include the company's new Pokal industrial ignition spark plug technology, GOETZE® mud-resistant HSL-series face seals, DEVA® self-lubricating industrial bearings and GOETZE® industrial sealing... 
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02/16/17Federal-Mogul Board of Directors Appoints Bradley S. Norton Co-CEO, CEO of Federal-Mogul Motorparts
Southfield, Michigan, February 16, 2016.... The Board of Directors of Federal-Mogul Holdings LLC, a leading global original equipment and aftermarket automotive supplier, today announced the appointment of Bradley S. Norton as co-chief executive officer of the company and chief executive officer of its Motorparts division, effective March 8, 2017. Rainer Jueckstock will remain as co-chief executive officer of Federal-Mogul Holdings LLC and CEO of Federal-Mogul Powertrain.   Nor... 
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02/06/17Wagner® Brake Continues its Market Leadership with Aggressive Expansion of its Brake, Rotor and Hydraulic Lines
Expansion includes 98% coverage for its premium E-Shield® Rotors; nearly 930 new parts offered in 2016 SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Feb. 06, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Wagner®, the global leader in braking innovation from Federal-Mogul Motorparts, has aggressively grown its application coverage by 926 brake, rotor and hydraulic part numbers.  Wagner is a premium, trusted, single source of complete brake service solutions for today's North American, Asian and European vehicles. Wagner Brak... 
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02/06/17Fel-Pro® PermaTorque® MLS Performance Head Gaskets Now Available for Ford Modular V8 Engines
New Gaskets Bring Fel-Pro Brand’s Latest Race-Winning Multi-Layer-Steel Technology to High-Output 4.6L and 5.4L Engines SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Feb. 06, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Fel-Pro® PermaTorque® MLS multi-layered steel performance head gaskets – featuring the same race-winning technologies used in professional oval track and drag racing competition – are now available for Ford Modular V8 (4.6L and 5.4L) engines. Fel-Pro Gaskets, “The Gaskets Professionals Trust™,” are engineered and manufactu... 
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02/01/17New Fel-Pro® Performance eCatalog Features More Than 100 Additional Gaskets, Sets for Racing and Modern Muscle Car Engines
eCat Highlights Expanded Range of PermaTorque® MLS Performance Head Gaskets, Introduction of Exclusive HTA™ Turbocharger Gaskets, and More SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Feb. 01, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Motorparts’ Fel-Pro® Gaskets brand has launched a new online catalog at www.FelPro-Only.com that highlights a dramatically expanded range of gaskets and complete gasket sets for racing, modern muscle car and other performance applications. The new performance gaskets eCat features more than... 
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01/26/17Fel-Pro® Brand Unveils Exclusive High-Temperature Alloy Turbocharger Gaskets for Racing Engines
Gaskets Featuring Award-Winning HTA™ Material Now Available for T3, T4 and T5/6 Turbos SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Jan. 26, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Motorparts’ Fel-Pro® Gaskets brand now offers an exclusive line of performance turbocharger gaskets engineered to withstand the extreme temperatures encountered in high-end racing engines. Federal-Mogul Motorparts is a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation. ... 
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01/24/17New Wagner® LongLife™ HD Lamps Offer 2 to 4 Times Longer Service in Trucking, Utility and Municipal Vehicle and Automotive Applications
Highly Robust Construction, Other Premium Features Now Available in Broad Range of Popular Capsules, Sealed Beams and Miniature Lamps SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Jan. 24, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Motorparts, a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML), has introduced a broad line of Wagner® premium replacement headlamp capsules, miniature lamps and sealed beam headlamps that provide two to four times longer life compared to standard bulbs in over-the-road trucking appl... 
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01/23/17Federal-Mogul Motorparts to Highlight its Commercial Vehicle Offerings at HDAW in Las Vegas
Company to feature its latest products from Abex®, FP Diesel®, National® and Wagner® Lighting SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Jan. 23, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Motorparts, a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML), will highlight its leading commercial vehicle products for the wheel end, visibility and engine repair markets during Heavy-Duty Aftermarket Week 2017 (HDAW) in Las Vegas, Nev., January 23-26.  The company’s featured brands include Abex® friction products, FP ... 
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01/23/17MOOG® Steering and Suspension Brand Continued to Expand Coverage in December
Nearly 1500 new parts introduced in 2016, increasing potential repair opportunities for over 745 million vehicles SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Jan. 23, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Motorparts’ industry-leading MOOG® steering and suspension brand once again expanded its coverage in the month of December introducing 319 new parts, including 231 first-to-aftermarket parts. Federal-Mogul Motorparts is a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML). ... 
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01/11/17Federal-Mogul Powertrain Supplies Engine Technologies for All 10 of Wards 10 Best Engines for 2017
SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Jan. 11, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal-Mogul Powertrain, a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML) is supplying engine technologies for all 10 of Wards 10 Best Engines for 2017 model year vehicles. Since the inception of Wards 10 Best Engines competition 23 years ago, Federal-Mogul Powertrain has designed and manufactured leading technologies for many of the engines recognized each year as the “10 Best.” ... 
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