Technology

The old adage – ‘necessity is the mother of invention’ – holds immense significance in the present day automotive industry. The global push for efficiency is a necessity that is giving ...

As part of a development project, Steyr Motors has begun investigating the use of bio-diesel in a range extender engine. In this article, the company presents the results of simulations and tests of ...

Currently, there is a whole variety of hybrid vehicle architectures in development. Specifically, so called axle-split hybrid vehicles containing an electric drive at one axle and a combustion engine ...

Recent generations have progressively brought about changes to diesel as a fuel, making it efficient, smooth and a powerful technology. An ardent supporter and developer of diesel technologies is ...

The AUTOSAR (AUTomotive Open System ARchitecture) development partnership has defined its goals for the post phase III organisation beginning in 2013. To guarantee a smooth transition from phase III ...

A new dump truck, launched by Volvo Trucks in India, is likely to become a game changer in the Indian mining application business, claims the Swedish truck maker. Built on the proven Volvo FM13 l ...

The electrified powertrain is making its way into motorsports as well. Hybrid drives are being used in Formula 1since 2009, and demonstration runs of the Formula E cars will start in 2013, followed ...

Direct processing of G-code with the integrated CNC kernel on the robot controller is now possible. KUKA Roboter GmbH has developed KUKA.CNC that can be used to execute DIN 66025-compliant CNC ...

Delphi has indigenously developed Body Control Modules (BCMs) for commercial as well as passenger vehicle segment at its Technical Centre India (TCI), Bangalore. The BCM records all the vital details ...

The consumption and emission benefits of the hybridised drivetrain manufacturers now use primarily in connection with gasoline engines. The ratio between consumption of gasoline and diesel engine ...

The use of electronics in modern vehicles has been on a steady rise. And it’s no different with electronics used in windows. Mechatronics major and world leader in window regulators, Brose’s ...

Technologies for gasoline and diesel vehicles have improved a lot over the years. However future emission norms are going to be even stricter. The internal combustion (IC) engine technology has ...