Automotive Powertrain

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For about 100 years, internal combustion engines—spark- and compression-ignition types—have been dominant. But now, they’re joined by—or with—electric motors. And the ways and means to improve the performance of all types of engines are being driven like never before.

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  • Bosch is Bullish on DI

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  • How Federal Mogul Got the Lead Out

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  • Schaeffler’s Important Incremental Improvements

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  • Volvo’s Drive-E: Environmentally Efficient—& Clever—Powertrains

    Funny thing: Volvo’s first car, back in 1927, had a two-liter, four-cylinder engine. And that configuration is key to the company’s future.

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  • 2015 Mustang: Lifting the Hood

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    BLOGS

    2014 Mazda3 Grand Touring Five Door

    When you go into a restaurant or bar in, say, France or Italy, you’ll undoubtedly discover that you can order the house wine and it will be both comparatively cheap and comparatively wonderful.

    The Rich Are Different

    Thomas Keller is the man who established The French Laundry restaurant in Yountville, California.

    How Manufacturing Process R&D May Save $

    I was recently talking with the company’s treasurer about the challenges facing OEMs in regards to meeting the 54.5 mpg CAFE requirement by 2025 and the various lightweighting and alternative powertrain technologies that are being developed and deployed.