Technology

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 ...

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 ...

Increasing traffic and rising fuel costs are some of the reasons why urban consumers across the world are demanding automatic transmissions. While there are various types of automatic transmissions, ...

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 ...

Hyundai Motor Company (HMC) decided to develop the Grand i10, a higher-end version of i10, to cater to the Indian high-end compact car market. Powering the vehicle is the U2 1.1 l three-cylinder ...

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 ...

Cochin in Kerala houses two critical centres of Delphi’s global product portfolio for Safety-Restraint Systems. Delphi Connection Systems India is one of the seven global manufacturing plants for ...

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 ...

In vehicles with twin-steer axles, the first axle is steered by the biggest available steering gear and is supported by an extra hydraulic cylinder. The extra hydraulic cylinder supports high torque ...

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 ...

For a long-term vision of the country, the future of the transportation sector should be taken into consideration as it plays a major role not only in the economic development of the country, but ...