Automotive Engineering International 2006-09-01

Automotive Engineering International 2006-09-01
    • Systems drive safety
      Engineers are using a holistic approach to design safer vehicles by adding function and integrating multiple subsystems.
    • The gas in greener
      Biodiesels promise to help reduce petroleum consumption and CO2 emissions, but much of the potential depends on production and infrastructure investment.
    • Good vibrations
      Instead of excising all noise, vibration, and harshness, engineers are focusing more on making specific sounds and feedback "fit" a vehicle.
    • SAE Commercial Vehicle Congress Preview
      International Truck and Engine executives head the charge for "positive industry change" at SAE's third Congress for the on- and off-highway communities.