Virginia Tech rising to hybrid challenge
The Hybrid Electric Vehicle Team of Virginia Tech (HEVT) is using
custom motors and powertrains to re-engineer a 2013 Chevy Malibu to
make it more environmentally friendly.
Directing diesel's debut in U.S. Grand-Am
Speedsource's engineering director, a Formula SAE grad from the
Univ. of Florida, is helping to put Mazda's new
compounded-turbo diesel engine in the Grand-Am winner's
Royal College of Art preps designers for expanded
Vehicle design is broadening and moving upwards in both
intellectual and business terms, with many designers reaching board
level, says London's Royal College of Art professor Dale
Shelby upgrades Mustang and Focus
The company pumps up its Super Snake to 850 hp (634 kW) and lowers
the Focus ST for Shelby-grade performance in 2013 .
Vortex rocket engine reaps the whirlwind
Lightweight combustion chamber walls stay cool because hot-burning
propellant remains confined to a central cyclone.
A history of leadership
Ten years after completing his term on the SAE Board of Directors,
Argonne National Laboratory's Don Hillebrand takes on another