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.

ARTICLES

  • Automotive Powertrain
  • 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

    Brembo Invests Big in Brake. . .Castings

    Generally, it seems that when people think about high-tech automotive components, they tend to think of things that are more along the lines of things silicon-based.

    Energy Use in the Future

    Seems like the energy-consumption picture is one of those that can be characterized as: “On the one hand. . .but on the other hand. . . .” At least that’s the sense from the Energy Information Agency’s Annual Energy Outlook 2014 report.

    Chevy & GMC Make Quick Transmission Change

    This didn’t take long.