|2000||Series production of steelforged MONOTHERM® pistons|
Pistons with cooled ring carriers for passenger car diesel engines in series
|2001||Acquisition of holding in Brockhaus Soehne GmbH, Germany; today: MAHLE Motorkomponenten GmbH|
Acquisition of the Tennex Group; today: MAHLE Filter Systems Japan Corporation
FERROCOMP® large-bore pistons in series
Intake module for gasoline engine with variable length
|2002||First plastic oil filter for passenger car diesel engines|
First ECOFORM® pistons for passenger car gasoline engines
Series production of plastic cylinder head covers
|2003||Establishment of ZNF Maschinenfabrik Spandau as a majority joint venture with BMW for camshaft production; today: MAHLE Ventiltrieb Brandenburg GmbH|
First MAHLE engine (3-cylinder racing engine for Formula SAE)
|2004||Sound generator for intake systems of turbocharged engines|
Acquisition of Schmiedewerk Roßwein GmbH in Saxony; today: MAHLE Motorkomponenten GmbH
Acquisition of the filter division of Shanghai Filter Factory; today: MAHLE Shanghai Filter Systems Co., Ltd.
|2005||Acquisition of Cosworth Technology Ltd.; today: MAHLE Powertrain Ltd.|
First all-plastic complete oil filter module
Establishment of the filter plant MAHLE Componente de Motor SLR in Timisoara/Romania
Series production of a new three-stage resonance intake module
Acquisition of shares in Anand Automotive Systems Group Purolator India Ltd.; today: MAHLE Filter Systems (India) Limited.
Complete takeover of Brockhaus Soehne GmbH, Germany; today: MAHLE Motorkomponenten GmbH
Expansion of the research and development center in Farmington Hills, Detroit/USA
|2006||Acquisition of the activated carbon canister activities of Behr in the USA|
Acquisition of Norddeutsche Filter Vertriebs GmbH and AKO Filter GmbH; today: MAHLE Industriefiltration GmbH
World’s first electric cone stack separator
New Aftermarket logistics center opened in Krotoszyn/Poland
New research and development center opened in Shanghai
Plastic cylinder head covers with integrated oil mist separation and pressure regulation
Foundation of MAHLE Trading (Shanghai) C o., Ltd. and MAHLE Trading Japan Co., Ltd.
Start of development activities for exhaust gas turbochargers for gasoline and diesel engines
|2007||Majority joint venture MAHLE Tri-Ring Valve Train (Hubei) Co., Ltd. in Macheng/China|
Acquisition of Edival S.A. in Argentina; today: MAHLE Argentina S.A.
DLC-coated piston pins
Acquisition of the engine parts business of the Dana Corporation, USA; today: MAHLE Engine Components USA, Inc.
Purchase of Promotora de Industrias Mecánicas, S.A. de C.V. (Promec) in Mexico; today: MAHLE Componentes de Motor de México, S. de R.L. de C.V.
MonoXcomp® and EVOTEC® pistons
Two-stage diesel fuel filter with integrated water separation
Acquisition of the intake modules and air filtration business segment of Siemens VDO Automotive; today: MAHLE Filter Systems Canada, ULC
Joint venture MAHLE IPL Limited founded
Downsizing engine as technology demonstrator
Valves for exhaust gas recirculation
|2008||Research and development center opened in Jundiaí near São Paulo/Brazil|
Majority acquisition of Turkish engine components manufacturer Mopisan; today: MAHLE Izmir and MAHLE Konya A.S.
Foundation of Bosch Mahle Turbo Systems GmbH & Co. KG as a 50/50 joint venture for the development and production of exhaust gas turbochargers
Majority joint venture MAHLE Hirschvogel Forjas S.A./Brazil
MAHLE acquires Clemex de México, S.A. de C.V.; today: MAHLE Componentes de Motor de México, S. de R.L. de C.V.
EGR valves in series
Opening of the corporate exhibition MAHLE INSIDE
|2009||Electrical wastegate actuator in series|
Prototype of Low Friction Camshaft (LFC)
Prototype of fast switching EGR valve
Acquisition of automotive activities of KTM-Kühler GmbH in Mattighofen /Austria; today: MAHLE Filtersysteme Austria GmbH