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2020 Mustang Shelby GT500 Numbers Released

By: Gary S. Vasilash - June 19, 2019 at 9:59 AM

The aluminum mill in the Mustang Shelby GT500 really churns out some performance.

Cadillac’s Andrew Smith on Design

By: Gary S. Vasilash - Sponsored - May 03, 2019 at 1:11 PM

“A Cadillac wants to be a simple, memorable statement,” says Andrew Smith of the brand he leads design for. And another characteristic: “Americanness.”

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Rolls Tribute to Aviators

By: Gary S. Vasilash - June 18, 2019

This is a little confusing, but interesting nonetheless.

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The OEM-Supplier Challenge: It’s Better to Be Liked

By: Gary S. Vasilash - June 17, 2019

The North American Automotive OEM-Supplier Working Relations Index (WRI) has been conducted 19 times, and during this period of time Toyota and Honda have dominated when it comes to being thought by Tier 1 suppliers as being the best customers overall.

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Cadillac’s Andrew Smith on Design

June 19, 2019 - Gary S. Vasilash

“A Cadillac wants to be a simple, memorable statement,” says Andrew Smith of the brand he leads design for. And another characteristic: “Americanness.”

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Feature Experience Results in Better Grinders

Fritz Studer AG has been producing grinding machines since 1912. During that time the Swiss firm has produced more than 24,000 of them. So when it redesigned two of its universal grinders—the S31 and the S33—it went at the task so as to increase the capabilities and productivity of both.

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Feature Speed Metal

June 19, 2019 - Michael Anderson

The grail of metal additive manufacturing is the ability to keep pace with full automotive production. The quest continues.

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Nissan Offers Board Committee Compromise to Renault

Nissan Motor Co. hopes to defuse a conflict with Renault SA by offering new board assignments to the French carmaker’s two top executives, The Nikkei says.