Delphi bets on diesels with Lucas deal

Carney, Susan
November 1999
Automotive News;11/29/1999, Vol. 74 Issue 5850, p4
Trade Publication
Reports on Delphi Automotive Systems' plan to purchase TRW's Lucas Diesel Systems to increase its presence in the market for diesel vehicles in Europe. Expected growth in sales by 2004 due to technology that make diesel engines quieter, cleaner and less expensive; Sale of the unit by TRW to help pay down debt associated with the purchase of LucasVarity PLC.


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