Automotive Engineering

This zone covers the materials, processes, equipment and expertise used in vehicle development, from turbochargers to transmissions.

2020 Nissan Versa SR

By: Gary S. Vasilash - November 12, 2019 at 6:00 AM

Nissan has a new car for those who want a new car—not a ute.

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Engineering the 2020 Escape

By: Gary S. Vasilash - November 05, 2019 at 12:35 PM

Key factors leading to the all-new generation of the crossover.

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VinFast and Digital Speed

By: Gary S. Vasilash - November 05, 2019 at 12:13 PM

When you’re talking about a 21-month development from design to production, you’re talking about blistering speed. And that’s what a startup has accomplished.

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Engineering the 2020 GMC Sierra HD

By: Gary S. Vasilash - November 05, 2019 at 8:57 AM

Tim Herrick and his team create a no-compromise vehicle for people who like to do things like tow trailers that make tiny houses look, well, really small

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The Koenigsegg Jesko Has An Amazing Engine

By: Gary S. Vasilash - November 05, 2019 at 8:44 AM

It is hard to believe that this is a vehicle in “serial” production with such extraordinary powertrain performance

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Uniti One: Another Scandinavian EV

By: Gary S. Vasilash - November 05, 2019 at 7:00 AM

Remember the Th!nk City car? Probably not.

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The Mazda MX-30: Suicide Doors, Cork and, Oh, It’s an EV

By: Gary S. Vasilash - October 24, 2019 at 6:30 AM

Mazda introduced a new vehicle at the Tokyo Motor Show. An important vehicle. A technologically advanced vehicle. But it really thinks its doors are key.

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Volkswagen Golf 8 Productivity Improvements

By: Gary S. Vasilash - October 22, 2019 at 1:53 PM

The world reveal of the Golf 8 will occur on October 24. But in Wolfsburg they’ve already been busy.

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2019 Hyundai Kona Ultimate FWD

By: Gary S. Vasilash - October 16, 2019 at 6:00 AM

A really good cute ute

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Volkswagen Cross Sport: Coming to Chattanooga

By: Gary S. Vasilash - October 11, 2019 at 2:30 PM

Continuing its plan to “Drive Bigger,” Volkswagen of America is going to start producing the Atlas Cross Sport midsize SUV in Tennessee

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2019 Honda Civic Touring

By: Gary S. Vasilash - October 08, 2019 at 7:30 AM

While some OEMs are abandoning or de-emphasizing cars, the Civic is now in its 10th generation and going strong—literally and figuratively

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Karma, Hella & Advances in Tech

By: Gary S. Vasilash - October 07, 2019 at 6:30 AM

From electrically driven luxury vehicles to headlamps that shine better than jewels

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