Technology

Engine manufacturers are trying to bring the efficiency up by downsizing the engine. This downsizing is generally achieved by reducing the number of cylinders of an engine, which in turn brings down ...

When the Datsun brand was revived and launched globally in India, it was clear that Nissan wanted to strengthen its position in the market. The company announced the GO hatchback, which it believed ...

In its over 40-year history, the International CES at Las Vegas had not seen the kind of enthusiasm it saw from the automotive industry this January. A record 10 global carmakers participated, and ...

Modern electronic brake systems can perform more than 40 extended control functions. They are one of the most important elements of active safety. Continental employs best practices for developing ...

On his maiden visit to the country as the Chairman of the Bosch board of management, Dr Volkmar Denner, among several other things, reiterated the company's focus on the two-wheeler industry. While ...

Inaugurating the Mahindra Research Valley (MRV) in Chennai on April 11, 2012, former President of India,Dr APJ Abdul Kalam talked about a dream. A dream that would see the $ 16.5 bn ( ' 99,700 cr) ...

Introduction Detroit-based Energy Power Systems (EPS) is a relatively young start-up, but in the little over three years it has been in operations, the company has made a significant impact in the ...

Frugal engineering is a risky game to play, and many large automotive brands have faltered in the past, due to the extremely thin and dotted line separating frugal from cheap. Maruti Suzuki though ...

Turbocharging is an integral part of all modern downsizing concepts for both gasoline and diesel engines. The idea of electrical assistance has been given new momentum by recent work on 48 V ...

Early September, luxury electric automaker, Tesla Motors Inc, broke ground of a Gigafactory in the state of Nevada, US, to produce lithium-ion batteries for 500,000 vehicles by 2020. While ...

Honda is participating not only as a passenger vehicle manufacturer but also as a motorcycle manufacturer in the European Drive C2X project (Car-to-X). As Honda is the only OEM participating in the ...