Electrification of the powertrain has considerable effects on the chassis systems, particularly on the brake system. Adaptations are necessary, for example, to enable energy recovery to be applied. ...

Increasing demands regarding energy efficiency result in conflicts of objectives between driving range and thermal comfort. In contrast to measures aimed at optimising the efficiency of heating and ...

Customers’ growing environmental awareness, shortage of fossil combustibles and new legislation, reducing fuel consumption and emissions, lead more and more to a stronger electrification of the ...

To reduce energy demand and unpleasant odours of vehicles’ air conditioning unit, Hyundai introduces a hybrid system with desiccant wheel applied with separate sensible and latent cooling (SSLC) ...

Twist beam rear axles are lighter and less expensive than multi-link suspensions but can’t be developed easily. Thus, the University of Siegen developed a new analytical method for concept design, ...