Technology

In the first of our two-part feature on light weighting in February 2012, we had discussed the material options in light weight vehicle design and the associated manufacturing and joining ...

Rising input costs, tough competition, stringent norms, increasingly diverse customer demands and the ambition of being the world’s largest – overcoming these challenges and achieving the top ...

Weight reductions through alternative designs of passenger car chassis are given a particular timeliness: Initiatives of the automobile manufacturers on emission reductions and vehicle concepts – ...

New accumulator technologies require adapted, improved or a completely new portfolio of materials. Chemetall, leading producer of lithium, presents different examples of new technologies and their ...

This column will discuss the future transportation scenario in India and the technologies to make that happen. Today 60 % of the world's population live in Asia, with India and China contributing ...

In Asia, the second stage of powertrain development is now underway. After first adopting, and then localising existing systems from the developed automotive world, automotive engineers are now ...

Today, over 90 % of European fuel systems are made in plastic. By producing plastic fuel tanks, the conventional blow-moulding technology has reached its maximum potential. With the Next Generation ...