Automotive News announced the 2020 Pace Award winners this week during a virtual ceremony celebrating Michigan’s automotive OEM and supplier network. The Awards honor superior innovation, technological advancement and business performance among automotive suppliers. Judged by an independent panel of technologists, they are recognized around the world as the industry benchmark for innovation.

MICHauto congratulates all 2020 winners, especially all investors that earned awards this year.

MICHauto investors that were recognized as 2020 winners and their product or process innovations include:

  • American Axle and Manufacturing Inc.: Electric driveline
  • Continental Structural Plastics: CarbonPro pickup box
  • Lear Corp.: Xevo commerce and service platform
  • Stoneridge Electronics: MirrorEye camera monitor system
  • Tenneco Powertrain Division: IROX 2 bearing coating

MICHauto investors recognized as 2020 winners of the Innovation Partnership Award include:

  • General Motors for its partnership with Shape Corp. to develop a curved carbon fiber bumper;
  • Jaguar Land Rover for its partnership with American Axle and Manufacturing to create an electric driveline.

Watch the 2020 awards presentation and view all winners.

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