The Powertrain Systems Business Group develops and manufactures innovative powertrain solutions designed to reduce CO₂ emissions and fuel consumption, without compromising driving performance or pleasure. These innovations revolve around three approaches designed to meet and anticipate global market trends:
- Electrification – from the optimization of internal combustion engines to varying levels of vehicle electrification, such as the Stop-Start system – a Valeo pioneer innovation.
- Transmissions automation in gearboxes – improves driver comfort when switching from manual to dual clutch transmission.
- Clean engine approach – developing solutions that make engines cleaner and aim to reduce energy consumption.