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2013-07-19
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Dana Holding Corp. has been named the standard and exclusive supplier of steer axles, drive axles, and driveshafts for Navistar's new International TerraStar 4x4 medium-duty truck. Dana’s Spicer Model 273 front drive steer axle has a turn angle of 42°, a GAWR (gross axle weight rating) of 8000 lb, and popular axle ratios.
2013-07-18
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To deliver 100% CMM-like inspection for high-volume automotive component manufacturing, a supplier of V6 valve covers tapped HAHN Automation to design and build an inspection system that relies on machine vision.
2013-07-18
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Researchers address some aspects regarding the modeling of a hydraulic circuit of a commercial excavator.
2013-07-17
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The potential for electromagnetic interference (EMI) is increasing due to many factors: an increased number of embedded control units, higher onboard diagnostic (OBD-II) data rates, increased number of controller area network lines, etc. A new generation of simulation tools makes it possible to predict and correct in advance major things that can go wrong with the electronics.
2013-07-17
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Simulation technology has enabled the Swedish manufacturer to test more vehicle configurations at a lower cost and with less disruption than it took to test just one configuration using its previous process, according to MSC Software.
2013-07-17
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Ford on July 16 announced it will increase its electrification engineering workforce by this year 50% to 500 salaried employees and invest $50 million in electrified-vehicle development and testing centers in Dearborn.
2013-07-17
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Doosan has added more power, performance, and speed to the 16-ton (14.5-t) excavator market with the iT4 DX140LCR-3, providing greater capabilities for site development, commercial construction, and highway/street development projects.
2013-07-17
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Featuring fully automatic blade control, the D61i-23 dozer can perform not only finish grading, which has been possible with conventional machine control, but also rough dozing.
2013-07-17
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Caterpillar's new waste handler configuration optimizes the M318D MH for high productivity in confined work areas.
2013-07-17
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NASCAR has announced 11 technology goals aimed at making the stock-car racing organization more transparent with race teams and more relevant with fans. A few of the initiatives—part of a mandate issued by Chairman Brian France 18 months ago—will be implemented by 2014; most will be in place by the 2015 season. 
2013-07-16
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Automakers will be assembling 400,000 vehicles yearly in Saudi Arabia if plans to establish the country as an automotive hub for the Middle East become reality.
2013-07-15
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A safe, reliable, and easy-to-use charging infrastructure is key to further market acceptance of plug-in vehicles. With that in mind, SAE International is seeking participation from OEMs and electric-vehicle-supply-equipment (EVSE) manufacturers in a project to develop consensus-based industry standards and test procedures addressing EVSE-vehicle interoperability.
2013-07-15
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A Sika researcher examines the performance characteristics of, and OEM requirements for, competing acoustic cavity fillers used in a range of vehicles including heavy-duty trucks.
2013-07-15
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Seiko Instruments Inc.’s S-57A1/K1 series of Hall-effect sensor integrated circuits are suitable for demanding automotive applications that require high performance, reliability, accuracy, and magnetic sensitivity.
2013-07-12
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Extensive simulation and highly focused testing facilities are proving vital to enable Federal-Mogul to successfully keep pace with new demands placed by OEMs on engine components’ suppliers.
2013-07-12
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SAE International offers a scholarly journal that focuses on accident prevention and occupant protection—specifically accident reconstruction, injury investigation, intra-vehicle safety mechanisms, and mitigation related to human travel.
2013-07-12
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Technomelt XPO 1050 polyolefin-based hotmelt from Henkel can bond a variety of interior-related substrates without the need for pretreatment of the plastic surface.
2013-07-12
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ACAL Energy Ltd has created and tested a 100-kW fuel cell capable of a 10,000-hour runtime (the equivalent of 300,000 mi/500,000 km) without signs of degradation, the company claims. A third party automotive durability test was used and simulated a 40-minute car journey, repeated 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
2013-07-12
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Bureau Veritas Consumer Products Services recently opened a new automotive testing laboratory in Tianjin, China. The lab occupies 3000 m² (32,300 ft²) and contains the latest equipment to provide comprehensive reliability testing services to the automotive supply chain in North China.
2013-07-11
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Providing hybrid all-wheel-drive capability for front-drive vehicles, the Agilit-e system can improve city-cycle fuel economy by up to 80% compared with conventional mechanical AWD systems.
2013-07-10
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Engineers and other specialists at Ford of Europe’s Aachen, Germany, Advanced Technology Center are concentrating on what materials and powertrains will be needed—and which will be feasible—for the vehicles of the 2020s and 2030s.
2013-07-10
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Dyno LaborSaver from SensorData Technologies (SensorData) is the industry’s first true dual-range rotating torque sensor series, according to the company.
2013-07-09
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The General Motors Lordstown assembly and stamping complex in Ohio is switching to LED in GM’s largest lighting conversion in North America. The Lordstown plant is where the Chevrolet Cruze is built. The project, which will involve replacing an existing high-bay lighting system in the stamping plant, is expected to save $800,000. 
2013-07-08
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Altair's SimLab 12.0, a software tool created specifically as a pre-processor for detailed computer models of complex powertrains, is now offered as part of the company's HyperWorks 12.0 suite of computer-aided engineering software.
2013-07-03
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Mercedes’ R&D Chief says the company is focused on innovative combustion engines, an intelligent mix of hybrids, and ZEVs using batteries or fuel cells.
2013-07-03
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Talksum’s high-speed V2V and V2I DSRC data processing, management, and analytics solution for connected vehicles is designed to accelerate real-time decisions.
2013-07-03
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Freescale Semiconductor’s Qorivva MPC577xK microcontroller (MCU) and MRD2001 77 GHz radar transceiver chipset provide the embedded technology necessary for affordable radar-based advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) solutions with fewer components, helping increase adoption in mainstream vehicles.
2013-07-03
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Fan drive control for H1 pumps satisfies power levels above 20 kW (27 hp), offers proportional forward control with reversing, and zero-speed capability.
2013-07-03
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In this engine developed at Germany's DLR, pistons cycle back and forth through a linear generator to augment battery power.
2013-07-03
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The two automakers rank No. 1 and 2 globally in fuel cell patents. They have agreed to an "all in" major effort to create a common design and bill of materials for a stack architecture and hydrogen storage system for use in GM and Honda vehicle applications by 2020.
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