Tuesday, 31 March 2015
Monday, 30 March 2015
Lincoln introduces the Continental Concept at the New York International Auto Show on Wednesday, signalling a further application of the latest Lima-built Ford V6 EcoBoost gasoline engine.
Friday, 27 March 2015
Having seen the success of Ford’s F-Series pick-up trucks, especially the F-150 with its ground-breaking 2.7-litre EcoBoost gasoline engine, Mercedes-Benz has been unable to resist the challenge in aiming to make a ‘better - but more expensive - mousetrap’.
Thursday, 26 March 2015
JaguarLandRover has reaffirmed its long-term commitment to the UK’s West Midlands, with confirmation of a £600 million investment in the region to support product creation and advanced vehicle manufacturing.
Wednesday, 25 March 2015
Ford’s 3-litre V6 twin-turbo diesel remains at the heart of the new Jaguar XF, alongside Ingenium powertrains and the 3-litre V6 gasoline engine.
Saturday, 21 March 2015
Tuesday, 17 March 2015
The foundation stone for the new National Automotive Innovation Centre (NAIC) at the University of Warwick was laid today by four men, very well known to one another, but also closely involved with the project.
Monday, 16 March 2015
Volvo is set to launch a 1.5-litre three-cylinder gasoline engine in 2017 using components from its 2-litre four-cylinder unit.
Friday, 13 March 2015
Some thermodynamic cycles attract powertrain engineers as habitually, they revisit the past in a bid to create the future.
British cars now contain more British-sourced components, according to new research reveals today.
Thursday, 12 March 2015
Volkswagen of Mexico is to invest US$1 billion to prepare its plant in Puebla, Mexico, to assemble a new three-row Tiguan sport utility vehicle (SUV).
Wednesday, 11 March 2015
Thursday, 5 March 2015
Present-day gasoline direct-injection (GDI) engines in passenger cars can emit more hazardous fine particulate matter (PM) than a port fuel-injected engine (PFI), or even the latest heavy-duty diesels equipped with a particulate filter.
Secrecy surrounds the identity of a cast iron foundry in Japan, specialising in the production of engine components for commercial vehicle and industrial vehicle applications, that has signed up to the development of compacted graphite iron (CGI) engine components.
Tuesday, 3 March 2015
Aston Martin claims it has “challenged the nature” of luxury GT travel in the 21 Century with the debut of the “innovative DBX Concept”.
Honda’s FCV Concept, which has made its European debut at the Geneva Motor Show (but was unveiled first in Tokyo late last year), is said to pave the way for an “all-new fuel cell” road car,
The car is scheduled to go on sale in Japan in the first half of 2016, then in the US and
Monday, 2 March 2015
Ford is dropping Cummins 6.7-litre ISB I6 engines from its F650/F750 Work Truck models in favour of its in-house 6.7-litre V8 diesel.
Sunday, 1 March 2015
Nifco UK Ltd, of Eaglescliffe, Stockton-on-Tees in the north-east of England, has won a 10-year contract from Ford Motor Company that could be worth as much as £50 million.