Surf’s Up!, computationally speaking

By: Gary S. Vasilash - April 21, 2017 at 6:18 AM

The accompanying image is not an automotive product: Yet it is something that can transport a person at speeds of up to 50 mph.

2017 Genesis G90 AWD 3.3T Premium

By: Gary S. Vasilash - April 19, 2017 at 6:53 AM

There are two aspects to any car.

Dodge Demon Engineering Aspects

By: Gary S. Vasilash - April 18, 2017 at 6:43 AM

According to the folks at Dodge, the Charger SRT Hellcat model—that’s the one with the supercharged 6.2-liter HEMI Hellcat engine that produces 707 horsepower and 650 lb.-ft. of torque—has a top speed of 204 mph.


Hyundai and Efficient Electrification

Through a platform strategy and efficient engineering, Hyundai has launched a suite of highly efficient electrified vehicles.

April 21, 2017 - Gary S. Vasilash

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AAH #373: All You Want to Know About the New York Auto Show. John McElroy from and Gary Vasilash of Automotive Design & Production get a first hand look at some of the big announcements from the floor of the New York Auto Show where they talk 2-on-1 with special guests: Bill Fay, Sr. VP, Automotive Operations, Toyota Motor Sales; Randy Parker, VP INFINITI Americas; David Woodhouse, Design Director, The Lincoln Motor Company. Joining the roundtable with analysis on the whole show are two east coasters who cover the auto industry: Sam Fiorani, VP, AutoForecast Solutions; Jim Henry, freelance auto writer.

Feature Metal Injection Molding Explained

April 21, 2017 - Ray Chalmers

Complex, high-volume parts are ideal for this process.

Feature CAM Does More in 2017

April 21, 2017 - Lawrence S. Gould

The latest advances in computer-aided manufacturing software do more of the job of programming toolpaths while making such work simpler for the machinist.


U.S. Court Confirms $4.3 Billion Penalty in VW Diesel Scandal

A federal judge in Detroit has finalized a plea agreement under which Volkswagen AG will pay $4.3 billion in fines and penalties for selling 590,000 diesel-powered vehicles in the U.S. that were rigged to evade emission laws.