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2008-03-31
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Called the Nano, Tata Motors' one-lakh ($2500) “people’s car” can "comfortably seat four persons” in its four-wheel, four-door, rear-engine, rear-drive package, according to the company. The long-awaited unveiling of the car took place in January at the Auto Expo in New Dehli.
2008-03-31
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After establishing the luxury passenger car market in India a decade ago, Daimler is constructing a new Mercedes-Benz assembly plant about 15 km (9 mi) from its current one in Pune/Chikhali. The new Pune/Chakan facility, like the existing one, will produce the S-Class, E-Class, C-Class, and commercial trucks for the Indian market.
2008-03-31
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The European Commission in December said that soon it will propose a regulation on “the carbon content of fuels, notably through a greater use of biofuels.” The commission also expects to propose a rule on the efficiency of tires and other components (aside from the engine) that contribute to improved fuel efficiency and lower CO2 emissions.
2008-03-31
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U.S. Secretary of Transportation Mary Peters is blasting a congressional committee’s proposal to raise the federal fuel tax 5 to 8 cent/gal per year (from the current 18.4 cent/gal) over the next five years to generate revenues needed for improving the nation’s surface-transportation system.
2008-03-31
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At the November session of the World Forum for the Harmonization of Vehicle Regulations (also known as WP.29), the 04 series of amendments to ECE Regulation No. 48 was adopted, according to InterRegs.The amendments mandate the fitment of daytime running lamps to all motor vehicles.
2008-03-31
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The electrically heated HeatFlexx windshield wiper from Von Stach Products is designed to quickly melt ice and snow.
2008-03-31
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Endevco’s model 4999 low-pass filter signal conditioner features individual input ground isolation to eliminate ground loops often encountered with multiple channel measurements.
2008-03-31
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ContiTech Fluid Technology offers high-strength flat hoses that provide a large volume increase at minimal pressures.
2008-03-31
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Version 5.50 of Anthony Best Dynamics’ PLATO system, a noise/vibration measurement and analysis system for powertrain and power-steering NVH testing, offers a number of advances.
2008-03-31
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Sensor Developments’ high-performance, noncontact sensors use IR telemetry to measure rotational torque in dynamometer systems.
2008-03-31
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Silastic 100% fluoro liquid silicone rubber (F-LSR) from Dow Corning is a fully fluorinated two-part injection moldable elastomer designed to meet increasingly stringent automotive engine temperature, fuel, and oil-resistance specifications while improving environmental sustainability during manufacturing.
2008-03-31
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BorgWarner’s eddy current speed sensor features more compact dimensions and a longer lifetime for turbochargers.
2008-03-31
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In a move to protect the environment through self-regulation, SAE International, on behalf of industry, is pursuing a voluntary program under which automakers could tout compliance to an evaluation procedure outlined in an SAE standard (J2727) aimed at reducing refrigerant leakage from vehicle A/C systems.
2008-03-31
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AlSiC (aluminum silicon carbide) is a metal matrix composite from CPS that is suited for base plates material for insulated gate bipolar transistor (IGBT) used in high-power traction, power control, hybrid-electric vehicle power systems, and fly-by-wire applications.
2008-03-31
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At a recent session of the World Forum for the Harmonisation of Vehicle Regulations (also known as WP.29), amendments to ECE Regulation No. 13 were adopted that will mandate the fitment of electronic stability control (ESC) systems to all goods vehicles and trailers with a gross vehicle weight greater than 3500 kg and to all buses and coaches with more than nine seats, according to InterRegs.
2008-03-31
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ETAS’ ES4440 compact failure simulation module is used to insert electrical faults in the wire harness of a powertrain electronic control unit to verify the software and hardware passes diagnostics tests, like OBDII.
2008-03-31
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The UltraView roof for the new Cadillac CTS (pictured), designed by Cadillac and Webasto Roof Systems, is one of the largest of its kind in a sedan—almost 70% of the car’s roof is glass that allows in natural sunlight for both front- and rear-seat passengers.
2008-03-31
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A high-volume vehicle gets fully functional LED headlamps, making it one of the first vehicles in the world to adopt this lighting technology.
2008-03-31
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Robert Bosch GmbH and Mahle GmbH have agreed to set up a 50/50 joint venture to develop, manufacture, and market exhaust-gas turbochargers. Set to begin in April 2008 pending antitrust approval, Bosch Mahle Turbo Systems will be headquartered in Stuttgart to develop and manufacture turbochargers for gasoline and diesel engines.
2008-03-31
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ContiTech Power Transmission Group features an expanded line of complete belt kits: the multiple V-ribbed belt kits with torsional vibration dampers (TVD) and torsional vibration damper isolators (TVDi). The task of the TVD is to absorb vibrations from the crankshaft.
2008-03-31
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The HybriDyne series of hybrid-vehicle driveline test systems from Sakor Technologies is designed for calibrating the performance, efficiency, and durability of all aspects of hybrid-drivetrain systems, including electrical assist, diesel electric, and even fully electric vehicle systems.
2008-03-31
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In response to more stringent emissions requirements and increases in power and torque, BorgWarner Turbo & Emissions Systems has developed a regulated two-stage turbocharger, dubbed the R2S, for the North American diesel pickup truck market.
2008-03-31
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The FM25040A-GA from Ramtron International is a 4 Kb, 5-V nonvolatile ferroelectric random access memory (F-RAM) with a high-speed serial peripheral interface.
2008-03-31
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Offering improved efficiency, flexibility, and integration, the RTT DeltaGen 7.0 3-D design and visualization software package from RTT USA features a real-time raytracer that runs on a standard single-CPU computer at rapid images-per-second speed.
2008-03-31
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AutomationDesk 2.0 is a completely reworked version of dSpace¿s test automation software that provides new user-interface options and enhanced usability.
2008-03-31
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The chatter about China-made vehicles being sold in the U.S. has always been in the scope of someday soon, and that someday soon promise looks to become reality later this year.
2008-03-31
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Mercedes-Benz debuted its latest SUV at the 2008 Detroit auto show.
2008-03-31
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Mitsubishi previews possible Eclipse direction with turbodiesel power on display through the top of the hood.
2008-03-31
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"Why can't a minivan look as good as a sports car?" lead exterior designer Joel Baek asked, then answered pointing to the Nissan Forum.
2008-03-31
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COMSOL Multiphysics 3.4 from COMSOL features an engineering and scientific software environment for modeling and simulating any physics-based system.
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