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TENNECO TECHNOLOGIES AT IAA INTERNATIONAL MOTOR SHOW CAPITALIZE ON KEY TRENDS DRIVING THE INDUSTRY

Tenneco Inc. (NYSE:TEN), today showcased its latest solutions at the 2017 IAA that help its global customers capitalize on future market, regulatory and technology trends. The company outlined its key growth drivers for Ride Performance and Clean Air, demonstrating how its technologies align with these trends.

“Tenneco is leveraging its capabilities and technical expertise to create products that support current customer needs while developing solutions that anticipate and respond to trends driving the industry tomorrow,” said Brian Kesseler, Tenneco Chief Executive Officer. “Whether it is tightening global emissions regulations, autonomous driving that will magnify the need for active suspension systems, mobility models that will increase demand for replacement parts or electrification that presents NVH and acoustic challenges as well as additional content on hybrid vehicles, Tenneco has the solutions in development today to address these needs.”

TENNECO INTRODUCES NEW MODULAR ELECTRONIC EXHAUST VALVES AT 2017 IAA SHOW

Tenneco Inc. (NYSE: TEN), a global supplier of Ride Performance and Clean Air products and systems, announced today at the 2017 IAA (Hall 5.1, Stand A20) the launch of its next generation of electronic valves designed for use in low-pressure exhaust gas recirculation (EGR), cylinder deactivation and acoustic tuning applications. Tenneco’s new electronic valve incorporates a dynamic flap control designed to generate optimal pressure conditions for efficient EGR and also provides fail-safe operation that automatically returns the flap to the open position should a failure occur, such as in the case of a signal interruption.

The valves feature a modular design, which offers vehicle manufacturers custom flexibility and adaptability for any engine architecture. Tenneco’s first generation valve technology is currently in production on several vehicle platforms globally, with the next generation of valves slated for launch later this year.

TENNECO ANNOUNCES EUROPEAN DEBUT OF DRiV™ ELECTRONIC SUSPENSION TECHNOLOGY AT 2017 IAA

Tenneco Inc. (NYSE: TEN), a leading global supplier of Ride Performance and Clean Air products and systems today made the European debut of its digital suspension technology known as DRiV™ at the 2017 IAA (Hall 5.1 Stand A20). DRiV, a unique and proprietary damper technology with a wide range of vehicle applications globally, offers significant benefits, including the ability to adjust automatically to road conditions, which delivers improved handling and control while providing a smooth and comfortable ride.

TENNECO HIGH-PERFORMANCE SUSPENSION TECHNOLOGY FEATURED ON ALL-NEW FORD FIESTA

Tenneco Inc. (NYSE: TEN), a leading global supplier of Ride Performance and Clean Air products and systems, announced today that it is supplying high-performance passive suspension dampers featuring the company’s exclusive Multi-Tuned Valve (MTV) technology on Ford Motor Company’s newest 2017 Ford Fiesta. MTV offers superior damper performance and durability compared with conventional passive valve designs, resulting in optimum balance between body control and driver comfort.

“We are pleased to contribute to the exciting new Ford Fiesta,” said Martin Hendricks, executive vice president and president, Tenneco Ride Performance.  “Tenneco’s MTV technology allows manufacturers to precisely tailor ride and handling characteristics to provide the perfect mix of sport suspension combined with enhanced vehicle performance.”

Walker® ‘Has it All’ with Comprehensive Clean Air Portfolio

Brussels, Belgium Tenneco is more than a manufacturer ­– it’s a solutions provider. And when it comes to emissions control systems coverage, the company’s Walker® brand “has it all,” providing automotive workshop professionals and parts jobbers with a comprehensive range of products, support, training resources and more.

CV Shocks for Customers Who Want It All!

Brussels, Belgium Your customers’ commercial vehicles are a vital investment in business growth – but only if they are kept in safe, reliable working condition. Jobbers can work with fleets of all sizes to ensure rapid availability of high-quality replacement parts to keep these hard-working vehicles where they belong – out on the road.

TENNECO DEBUTS INNOVATIVE ELECTRONIC SUSPENSION TECHNOLOGY

Tenneco Inc. (NYSE: TEN), a leading global supplier of Ride Performance and Clean Air products and systems has introduced its digital suspension technology known as DRiV™. A unique damper technology with a wide range of vehicle applications globally, DRiV offers ride and handling benefits particularly well suited for the light truck market segment.   DRiV’s easy-to-integrate and cost-effective design addresses key suspension challenges for pickup trucks, resulting in reduced shake and bounce and improved “brake dive”, or the tendency for a vehicle’s nose to drop during braking, especially under heavily loaded conditions.  Its adaptive damping technology adjusts automatically to road conditions, allowing DRiV to deliver improved handling and control while providing a smooth and comfortable ride.