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Continental develops intelligent technologies for transporting people and their goods. As a reliable partner, the international automotive supplier, tire manufacturer, and industrial partner provides sustainable, safe, comfortable, individual, and affordable solutions. In 2014, the corporation generated preliminary sales of approximately €34.5 billion with its five divisions, Chassis & Safety, Interior, Powertrain, Tire, and ContiTech. Continental employs approximately 190,000 people in 49 countries.
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Continental India Powers Mahindra’s New Age XUV500 with its Passive Keyless Entry System

Continental Automotive Components India today announced that it has powered the Passive Keyless Entry (PKE) System in Mahindra’s New Age XUV 500. Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. (M&M Ltd.), India’s leading SUV manufacturer, is the first Indian car manufacturer to implement the ... (more)
Continental Expands Powertrain Portfolio with the Acquisition of Emitec

In 2014, Continental announced the 100% ownership of the joint venture with Emitec Emission Control Technologies. Emitec, founded in 1986 and based in Lohmar, Germany was formerly a 50/50 joint venture between Continental and GKN. With this acquisition, Emitec has been integrated into Conti... (more)
Continental Achieves Targets and Anticipates Sales of Around €37.5 Billion in 2015

- Net income for 2014 improves to almost €2.4 billion / €11.88 per share
- Dividend up 30 percent to €3.25
- Target achieved with sales of €34.5 billion despite headwind from foreign exchange effects
- Net indebtedness at lowest level since 2006 /... (more)
Continental Expands Research and Development Footprint in Bangalore

Inaugurates 13,000 square meter facility in Electronic City Phase II
Increases R&D headcount to approximately 1000 engineers
Continental, a leading international automotive supplier, tire manufacturer and industry partner inaugurated a new 13,000 squar... (more)