Automotive Engineering International 2008-07-01

Automotive Engineering International 2008-07-01
    • Motors play an important EV roles
      Though lithium-ion batteries grab much of the spotlight, improved electric motor technology is crucial in advancing the operation of battery, hybrid, and plug-in electric vehicles.
    • The quality race continues
      As end-user expectations continue to rise, and pressure on engineering and manufacturing processes spiral, AEI's European Editor interviewed a number of OEM executives for their thoughts on quality and strategies for better vehicles.
    • The real world
      Convergence 2008 will place emphasis on the challenges of determining and meeting customer needs in creating better electronic systems.
    • A new generation of engine efficiency
      New technologies help to maximize fuel efficiency, reduce emissions, and deliver market-pleasing performance.