Automotive Engineering

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


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  • Automotive Engineering
  • Advances from Valeo

    Nowadays, leading suppliers must do a whole lot more than, well, supply. They must develop compelling technology that OEMs want to buy, and then they can supply it. Which brings us to Valeo Group (, a France-based supplier that was established in 1923 and now has 124 production sites, 16 research centers, 35 development centers and some 74,800 people located in 29 different countries. Here’s a look of some of its recent developments, some ready for deployment and others, well . . .

  • Automotive Engineering
  • Sharper Focus for the Hyundai Sonata

    The last-generation Hyundai Sonata changed the midsize segment through its design. So what does the company do for an encore?

  • Automotive Engineering
  • Creating a Low-Cost Chassis Architecture

    The engineers at Zenos Cars have combined recycled carbon fiber, drinking straws and aluminum to create a chassis for a low-volume sports car.

  • Automotive Engineering
  • On the 2015 Cadillac ATS Coupe

    They start with the platform that gave rise to the award-winning ATS Sedan, then created a stylish, striking compact coupe that’s targeted at European competitors.


    Beyond Aluminum


    The MV-1 Considered

    Every now and then you may see something that looks like this rolling along: That’s the MV-1, produced by Mobility Ventures, which is a company of AM General.

    Art: Automotive & Otherwise

    Each October in Regent’s Park in London, the Frieze London Art Fair is held.