According to powertrain engineers at Federal-Mogul, within the next few years specific power outputs from engines will increase from around 95 kW/liter to 130 kW/liter, and peak combustion pressures from 110 bar to 130 bar.
911 Carrera wins red dot: best of the best 2012 award.
The Peugeot 508 Hybrid4.
ReThinking a Lot: The Design and Culture of Parking
The “moovel” app and website provides users with the best way to get from where they are to where they are going—even whether it means taking a form of transportation that isn’t a car.
Nowadays, beautiful automotive design is not enough. Shiro Nakamura thinks that character is a key differentiator. And charm.
Jaguar is coming out with two new engines to supplement its 5.0-liter V8 offerings. Here’s a quick look.
The Honda Fit* is one of the best executions of a small car on the road today. And Honda is upping the ante with the Fit EV. There won’t be many of them for the near term, but going forward, this could be the significant shape of things to come.
Not only has Dassault been writing code for getting expanded PLM functionality for users, it has also been acquiring some companies. Here’s a look.
Like the auto industry, the aircraft industry is focused on improving the performance of its vehicles, concentrating on such things as reducing weight and using alternative fuels. So we talk with one of Boeing’s top people to find out what’s going on in that field.
International Manufacturing Technology Show - September 10-15, 2012 - Chicago, IL.
While model extensions can be a good thing, done improperly, they hit a sour note. Hyundai’s designers and engineers have hit the right ones with the Veloster Turbo, Elantra Coupe, and Elantra GT.
Voice recognition; multilayer ceramic capacitor; backing up the home; building redundancy in throttle sensing.
3D printing; mainstreaming additive manufacturing and more.
After of a couple decades of false starts, the Detroit-based OEMs have finally read the memo that the companies based in Europe, Japan and South Korea read a long time ago: Commonized global structures are here to stay.
PRISM Plastics, established in 1999, started with 0 business and is now a $25-million company.