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Ford For Your Health

By: Gary S. Vasilash - April 20, 2018 at 6:53 AM

When it comes to the new van-based transportation services that are popping up in places like San Francisco, it pretty much seems as though they’re about taking employees from some startup in SoMa to a restaurant in the Ferry Building.

Global Supply of Automotive Fasteners from a Single Source

Sponsored - March 29, 2018 at 10:18 AM

PennEngineering offers a global supply for a wide range of fasteners for the automotive industry, including China-based facilities that manufacture standard and custom products to world-class standards of quality at lower cost.

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Living in MINI

By: Gary S. Vasilash - April 18, 2018 at 6:55 AM

Although the Salone del Mobile, which is being held in Milan, sounds as though it might have something to do with the auto industry, and although MINI is hosting an exhibit there, translated it means “furniture expo.” No, it’s not about mobility.

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Bugatti and Telemetry

By: Gary S. Vasilash - April 17, 2018 at 6:01 AM

Imagine that if you were driving along in your car and got a phone call from a service technician telling you the pressure in your left front tire was a bit low and should be brought up to spec at the next convenient time.

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Automotive Production

Nexteer’s Approach to Manufacturing Data

April 20, 2018 - Lawrence S. Gould

This Tier One supplier is well on the way in its “advanced, holistic, integrative approach” to design and manufacturing.

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AAH #417 - Tesla Model 3: Inside & Out. Special Guest: Sandy Munro, Munro & Associates, Inc. The Good Stuff: Model 3 Automatic Drive Modules; Are the pieces good? Door Panels, exterior, etc.; Model 3 Battery: Intricate Magic; Doctor Data; Mechanics of the Model 3. Phone call: Automation Issues; Phone call: Model 3 Build Quality; Johan de Nysschen out at Cadillac. Panel: John McElroy, Autoline.tv; Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production; Craig Cole, AutoGuide.com

Feature The Network and the Sensor

April 20, 2018 - Michael Anderson

The smart-factory world of digital manufacturing is coming, and manufacturing-technology developers are eager to help you be ready.
 

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Feature Albaisa Talks Xmotion

April 20, 2018 - Gary S. Vasilash

One thing that is becoming rare is a fully realized concept car, as most OEMs are opting for something along the lines of “production intent.” Not Nissan. And the result is rather impressive.

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NAFTA Trade Talks Intensify

Trade envoys from Canada, Mexico and the U.S. intensified talks today about overhauling the North American Free Trade Agreement.