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Technology October 2018 AVL Internal Combustion Engine 4.0

The future RDE specifications require an evolutionary leap in internal combustion engines. A new generation of powertrains with a holistic approach and significantly enhanced functionalities is ...

When we look back into the history of the automotive industry, it is dominated by some key developments that have caused major disruptions. It is probably better to say that the growth of the ...

With the avalanche of new digital technologies and engineering innovations, passenger cars have been undergoing tremendous evolution. However, the retail experience and touch points of buying such ...

Modular approach to product development not only helps in reducing the product development time but it also helps OEMs to cater to the customised needs of consumers in an effective manner. Modularity ...

The new Prius PHV uses a plug-in hybrid system based on the Toyota Hybrid System (THS). Electric driving performance has been greatly enhanced from the original THS for the current Prius without ...

Due to big and heavy energy storages and the electromotive drive, Battery Electric Vehicles (BEV) require modified body concepts than the ones used for Internal Combustion Engine (ICE) vehicles. ...

Wiring harnesses used in the automotive industry have been undergoing tremendous development in recent times. To ensure optimum performance of vehicles as well as proper functioning of all electronic ...

INTRODUCTION The launch of Honda’s second generation Amaze in India had a significant first in the Indian automotive market. Apart from the run-of-the mill features and segment specific ...

Honda has successfully brought a range of gasoline engines with turbocharging and direct-injection as the VTEC Turbo series to the market since 2015. Introduced to the European market in spring 2017, ...

The C segment sedan space in India has been dominated (in terms of sales) by Hyundai Verna, Honda City and Maruti Ciaz for some years now. Taking on the troika was never going to be easy, but Toyota ...

With the launch of the current Efficient Dynamics engine family, the BMW Group has attached great importance to achieve an extraordinarily favourable relationship across all vehicle segments between ...

The newest Ford in town – the Freestyle – is what the company calls a compact utility vehicle or CUV. Based on the Figo platform, Ford India claims the Freestyle is an almost entirely new ...