BorgWarner, Inc.

3850 Hamlin Road,
Auburn Hills, Michigan 48326
United States,
(248) 754-9200

BorgWarner Inc. is a global supplier of highly engineered automotive systems and components primarily for powertrain applications. The Company's products help improve vehicle performance, fuel efficiency, stability and air quality. These products are manufactured and sold worldwide, primarily to original equipment manufacturers of light vehicles, vans and light trucks. The Company's products are also sold to other OEMs of commercial vehicles and off-highway vehicles. BorgWarner also manufactures and sells its products to certain Tier One vehicle systems suppliers and into the aftermarket for light, commercial and off-highway vehicles. The Company operates manufacturing facilities serving customers in the Americas, Europe and Asia and is an original equipment supplier to every major automotive OEM in the world. BorgWarner Inc. was formed in 1987 and is based in Auburn Hills, Michigan.

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Buy (0.6/yr) # 4 1 1 - 1 - 7
vol $451M $1.2B $200M $1.9B
Sell (0.2/yr) # 4 - - 1 - - 5
vol $80M $80M

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Largest BorgWarner, Inc. - REMY Light Vehicle Aftermarket Business
$80M (2016-10-03)

According to our data here at Mergr, BorgWarner has acquired 7 companies, including 3 in the last 5 years. A total of 1 acquisition came from private equity firms. It has also divested 5 assets.

BorgWarner’s largest acquisition to date was in 2015, when it acquired Remy International for $1.2B. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2016, when it sold BorgWarner - REMY Light Vehicle Aftermarket Business to Torque Capital Group for $80M. BorgWarner has acquired in 2 different US states, and 5 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include automotive (86%) and electrical equipment (15%).

When analyzing the automotive sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 184 automotive companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, 11 have acquired at least 5 companies, and 2 have acquired more than 10 companies. The most prolific strategic automotive acquirer over the past 3 years is Icahn Automotive Group, with 12 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the automotive sector over the past 3 years is Kinderhook Industries with 3 platform acquisitions.

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