Automotive Engineering

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This zone covers the materials, processes, equipment and expertise used in vehicle development, from turbochargers to transmissions.

ARTICLES

  • Automotive Engineering
  • Lasers Prove Fast and Accurate for Fiat (and Ram) Van Production

    Here’s how the use of laser scanners on the ends of horizontal measuring machines are allowing the Fiat Doblò (and the Ram ProMaster City, which is based on the Fiat) to be manufactured with accuracy.

  • Automotive Engineering
  • The Lexus NX: Competitive Crossover for a Competitive Space

    Here’s a look at the development of a new luxury crossover from the company that arguably created the segment in the first place with its RX 300. This time, it is a compact from Lexus.

  • Automotive Engineering
  • Looking at the 2015 Lincoln MKC

    Lincoln has promised four all-new vehicles in four years. The MKC, C-segment crossver, is the second. And it is likely to be the best seller of all due to keen attention to design and engineering.

  • Automotive Engineering
  • On the 2015 Volkswagen Golf and GTI

    The Golf is the successor to the Beetle, and Volkswagen's all-time top seller. And while the seventh generation has been built in Germany since 2013, it is now being built in a plant in Mexico and has come to America.

  • Automotive Engineering
  • Magna and the Art of Advanced Manufacturing

    This automotive supplier is driving the auto industry forward with its engineering and, especially, manufacturing skills. Here’s a look.

    BLOGS

    Corvette Transmissions, Volts & More

    Larry Nitz is the Executive Director, Global Transmissions and Electrification at GM Powertrain.

    Labor Day 2014

    Today is Labor Day in the U.S.

    Mustang Production Launched

    This is Joe Hinrichs.