Consumed by changes
Reprogramming becomes the focus of engineers as radios become
multifunction head units integrating many infotainment
Packaging, comfort, 'premiumness,' and quality are keywords
in the vocabulary of car interior designers, but significant
changes to interior structures could lead to a design
Accident avoidance 2.0
OEMs and suppliers are going to great lengths to ensure the proper
performance of their next generation of active safety
Automotive policy goes to the polls
Presidential candidates John McCain and Barack Obama stake out
different positions on issues affecting the automotive industry and
future vehicle engineering.
Mitsubishi i MiEC
Instead of focusing on hybrid propulsion, the company is hoping to
be a leader in all-electric vehicles by readying a minicar for 2010
The Indian automaker intends to overcome obstacles and deliver on
its promise of a $2500 all-weather, safe family car.
Opel & Vauxhall Insignia
The important new model from General Motors Europe is based on the
Epsilon II architecture expected to underpin many GM models for
markets around the world.
The Asian automaker breaks into a new segment with a car tuned as a
sports sedan in the U.S. and a luxury vehicle in Korea.