Managing software growth
An increased emphasis on modeling and autocoding makes it easier to
add software-based features and functions, driving a sea change in
the way complex automotive systems are designed.
Going beyond Bin 5 and Euro 5
An early look at some of the emissions-control and aftertreatment
technologies and tools aimed at helping automakers meet future U.S.
and European regulations.
Although automation is important to achieving flexibility,
manufacturers cannot neglect product design, manufacturing
processes, and personnel.
Looking for a little help
Automotive companies increasingly look outside, offshore to get
complex designs finished quickly.
The autonomous future
Like it or not, cars that drive themselves are on the horizon. Will
you trade control for safety?
A keen focus on fuel economy centers on improved aerodynamics,
powertrain efficiency, and weight-reducing technologies.
The eight-passenger SUV adds inches and content, but still watches
The 2009 F-150 brings greater vehicle efficiency, refinement, and