DAN Dana

Filed: 11 May 21, 6:03am





Washington, D. C. 20549







Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): May 11, 2021



Dana Incorporated

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)




Delaware   1-1063   26-1531856

(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)



File Number)


(IRS Employer

Identification Number)


3939 Technology Drive, Maumee, Ohio 43537
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)

(419) 887-3000

(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)



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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:


Title of Each Class





Name of Each Exchange

on which Registered

Common Stock, $.01 par value   DAN   New York Stock Exchange

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).

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Item 7.01.

Regulation FD Disclosure.

On May 11, 2021, Dana Incorporated (“Dana”) issued a news release announcing the intention of its wholly-owned subsidiary, Dana Financing Luxembourg S.à r.l., to offer €325 million aggregate principal amount of senior unsecured notes due 2029 (the “2029 Notes”) in a private offering that is exempt from the registration requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended. The 2029 Notes will be fully and unconditionally guaranteed by Dana.

On May 11, 2021, Dana issued a notice of conditional redemption pursuant to the indenture governing the 6.500% Senior Notes due 2026 (the “2026 Notes”) announcing that Dana intends to redeem, subject to the condition described below, all of its outstanding 2026 Notes on June 9, 2021 (the “Redemption Date”) at a redemption price equal to 103.250% of the principal amount of the 2026 Notes redeemed, plus accrued and unpaid interest thereon to, but not including, the Redemption Date (the “2026 Notes Redemption”). The 2026 Notes Redemption is conditioned upon us receiving funds from the offer and sale of the notes for at least €325 million aggregate principal amount in respect of the 2029 Notes.

Dana intends to use the net proceeds from the offering of the 2029 Notes, together with cash on hand, to (i) redeem all of Dana’s 2026 Notes and (ii) pay related fees and expenses. A copy of the news release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.

The information in this item (including Exhibit 99.1 hereto) is being “furnished” and shall not be deemed “filed” for the purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, is not subject to the liabilities of that section, and is not deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.


Item 9.01.

Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(d) Exhibits. The following exhibits are furnished with this report.





99.1    Dana Incorporated News Release dated May 11, 2021 Announcing Dana’s Notes Offering
104    Cover Page Interactive Data File (embedded within the Inline XBRL document)


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.


Date: May 11, 2021     By:  

/s/ Douglas H. Liedberg

    Name:   Douglas H. Liedberg
    Title:   Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary