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Hitachi Astemo Expands Ignition Coil Coverage To 260 Million VIO
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HITACHI Ignition Coils

Los Angeles, April 26, 2022- Hitachi Astemo Americas, Inc. ("Hitachi Astemo") today announced that they are expanding on the global success and auto parts expertise by increasing its ignition coils line-up. The company now has 276 stock keeping units (SKUs) available that cover 260 million vehicles in operation (VIO). Keeping a focus on the customers' needs, these original equipment (OE)-quality ignition coils will reduce time-consuming part searches and avoid returns. Automotive professionals can find application coverage on Hitachi Astemo Aftermarket Ignition Coils at

"As representatives of a trusted brand, our Hitachi Astemo team is dedicated to engine management systems - the parts that power the heart of your vehicle," says Ryan Pelkey, North American marketing manager, Hitachi Astemo Americas, "When we decided to expand our coverage, we kept our focus on the categories where we have extensive OE experience."

Hitachi Astemo produces millions of ignition coils each year and never skimps on quality. In addition to offering durability and long-lasting reliability, Hitachi Astemo ignition coils also:

  • Are designed to perform consistently in extreme temperatures and humidity
  • Deliver consistent voltage output at various load and RPM levels
  • Are subjected to extensive testing before packaging

"Consumers and shops associate quality with the Hitachi brand, and for good reason," Pelkey says. "When our customers get one of our newer coils, they can be sure they are getting the same OE quality they have come to expect from Hitachi over the last 30 years. Our pledge to our customer is, 'If it's not OE quality, it won't be in our box.'"

was the first manufacturer to start mass production of the Plug Top Coil in 1985. Today, the Plug Top Coil is the most standardized due to ease of modification for evolving OE demands and battery durability. Hitachi Astemo will continue to grow the line to cover newer vehicles.

About Hitachi Astemo Americas, Inc.

Hitachi Astemo Americas, Inc. manufactures and markets engine management, electric powertrain and integrated vehicle controls for major automotive manufacturers worldwide, adhering to ISO/TS:16949:2009 industry standards.

Media Contact:

Ryan Pelkey

North America Marketing Manager

Hitachi Astemo Americas, Inc.