Technology

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) ...

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 ...

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 ...

Car manufacturers are developing under high pressure new vehicles that are due to go into production from 2014 to 2020. Vehicle bodies are required to weigh less, possess a high degree of rigidity ...

Michele Gosso Fiat Research Center, Orbassano, Italy Antonio Fiumara, Fiat Group Automobile, Turin, Italy For both operational and safety reasons, it’s crucial to keep the batteries in electric ...

The biggest automotive supplier in the world, Bosch, has developed compressed natural gas (CNG) systems for cars, and has mentioned the advantages that this alternative fuel has, when compared to ...

Each time a major car model undergoes a generation change, there are plenty of expectations, more in line with the character of the vehicle in discussion. The unique thing about the Mercedes-Benz ...

Incorporated in 2003, Knorr-Bremse Systems for Commercial Vehicle Systems India Pvt Ltd (KBI-CVS) has introduced appropriate technologies as per the requirements of customers, based on the level of ...

More than 70 mn people, most of them in emerging markets, are joining the middle class every year. According to the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), the global middle ...

The 3 l supercharged V6 TFSI engine on the Audi S4 is the same unit found on the A6. But the S4 demands different credentials, and engineers at the German manufacturer ensured the vehicle gets every ...

For a long time, downsizing of combustion engines was the most desired method to reduce fuel consumption of automobiles. Today, almost all engines in all vehicle classes are charged and have fewer ...

Indian vehicle manufacturers have stayed away from the lure of motorsports for more reasons than one. However, things started changing when Mahindra and Mahindra got into the two-wheeler business. In ...