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Automotive Electronics

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Cars were once predominately valued in steel, glass, rubber, and aluminum. Now it’s silicon. Electronics developments drive the vehicles of today and tomorrow.

ARTICLES

  • Automotive Electronics
  • Cars Talk - With the Outside World

    Telematics technology is advancing rapidly, so that communications both to and from vehicles can lead to safer, more efficient driving.

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  • Done in One: Infineon’s Dual-Sensor

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  • Wired (Not)

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  • Making Cars and Smart Phones Friendly

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  • On Electronic Advances

    As people become more reliant on their smart phones and other devices, vehicle manufacturers are finding it necessary to make the in-car experience a seamless extension. Even to the point of working toward self-driving cars.

    BLOGS

    McLaren/Carbon Fiber

    As the industry is in the midst of what can only be described as a “Materials Revolution,” the concentration is mainly on advanced high-strength steel and aluminum, with some making consideration of carbon fiber composites, although this is still an outlier.

    2015 Mercedes-Benz GLA250 4MATIC

    While it is still early going, at this point in 2015 I have to say that of all of the vehicles that I have had the opportunity to drive, the Mercedes GLA250 4MATIC is quite simply the most enjoyable of all.

    Art of the Bike: Honda BULLDOG

    One might think that a concept motorcycle named the “BULLDOG” would have had as its design theme something along the lines of “Tough and tenacious.” Yet as is often the case with design programs, the development theme was rather, um, non-tough-and-tenacious.