03. November 2021

FEV North America Receives Fourth Consecutive Supplier Award from Toyota

2021 marks the fourth year in a row that FEV North America has been recognized by Toyota as one of their top suppliers. Source: FEV Group

Auburn Hills, Michigan, November 2021 – Engineering services provider FEV North America, Inc. (FEV), was recently presented with the 2021 Supplier Award for Excellent Performance from Toyota Motor North America, Inc. (TMNA). It is the fourth straight year that FEV has earned supplier recognition from Toyota.

“We are honored to have once again received this prestigious recognition from Toyota Motor North America,” said Patrick Hupperich, CEO of FEV North America. “We take great pride in the relationships we forge with our customers and work tirelessly as a team to ensure they receive nothing short of premium support, regardless of task. This award demonstrates that commitment, and I’m personally very proud of the many talented people that played a role in this achievement.”

FEV is focused on collaborating with customers like Toyota to deliver top quality solutions and services in order to help achieve their respective business goals. Its teams are comprised of highly skilled professionals with expertise in a wide array of vehicle development disciplines. This allows FEV to respond rapidly to complex challenges at all phases of the development cycle.

TMNA evaluates supplier performance annually across engineering and purchasing with pre-established criteria for quality, customer service, project management, and value of services provided. Award recipients were recognized during Toyota’s annual supplier business meeting held virtually earlier this year. 

About FEV
FEV is a leading independent international service provider of vehicle and powertrain development for hardware and software. The range of competencies includes the development and testing of innovative solutions up to series production and all related consulting services.The range of services for vehicle development includes the design of body and chassis, including the fine tuning of overall vehicle attributes such as driving behaviour and NVH. FEV also develops innovative lighting systems and solutions for autonomous driving and connectivity. The electrification activities of powertrains cover powerful battery systems, e-machines and inverters. Additionally FEV develops highly efficient gasoline and diesel engines, transmissions, EDUs as well as fuel cell systems and facilitates their integration into vehicles suitable for homologation. Alternative fuels are a further area of development.

The service portfolio is completed by tailor-made test benches and measurement technology, as well as software solutions that allow efficient transfer of the essential development steps of the above-mentioned developments, from the road to the test bench or simulation.

The FEV Group currently employs 6300 highly qualified specialists in customer-oriented development centers at more than 40 locations on five continents.