Dassault Systèmes partnered with Local Motors to deliver the first co-created military vehicle. Local Motors’ community was asked to develop a vehicle body design that could support two types of missions—combat reconnaissance and combat delivery and evacuation.
GKN plc on July 28 announced an agreement to buy Getrag’s axle businesses and to secure an exclusive license for its electric drivetrain technology. The axle businesses are Tier 1 suppliers of all-wheel-drive and rear-wheel-drive driveline systems solutions.
Fuel cells that use direct hydrogen are opening up a new business opportunity for hydrogen suppliers, according to a new report from Pike Research. The key direct hydrogen fuel cell applications that are currently seeing traction are light-duty vehicles, forklifts, buses, stationary power, and scooters.