Appetite for cars growing in China
Automakers and suppliers the world over are scrambling to establish
or expland manufacturing operations in China as income growth spurs
a rapid rise in car sales.
"Lighting" the way for bodies
Alcan says the most common alternative metal for body applications,
aluminum, can be used as a stand-alone material or integrated with
Controlling noise, vibration, and
Vehicle manufacturers and their suppliers are finding ways to
deliver greater passenger comfort in the early stages of
Why diesels, why now?
Participants at the first SAE Executive Management Briefing discuss
the possibilities and technical challenges for diesel engines in
U.S. passenger vehicles.
Virtual powertrain, real results
As powertrain control systems require more complex validation
testing in less time, Ford is teaming with Concurrent Computer to
develop a HIL simulation system that tests real control hardware in
the virtual world.