Saturday, 28 February 2015
Thursday, 26 February 2015
Wednesday, 25 February 2015
A new prototype 85kW synchronous reluctance drive motor, designed primarily for electric vehicle traction applications, avoids expensive rare earth elements according to Ricardo.
Monday, 23 February 2015
Durham Precision Engineering Limited is understood to be working closely with Nissan Motor Manufacturing UK in Sunderland and Gestamp Tallent in Newton Aycliffe, County Durham on numerous new projects that will continue to create jobs and growth.
Saturday, 21 February 2015
Friday, 20 February 2015
Thursday, 19 February 2015
Wednesday, 18 February 2015
Brooklands, Surrey in the UK, the birthplace of British motor racing, is to receive a multi-million-pound facelift to help restore it to its former glory, according to the BBC.
Tuesday, 17 February 2015
As Nissan in the UK highlights its sales success in Europe (see below) total sales of Ford vehicles in its 20 traditional European markets totalled 88,700 in January, an increase of 9.8 per cent on the same period last year.
In the US, fastlanetruck.com (flt.com) has carried out road tests on the Dodge Ram 1500 versus the Ford F-Series F-150pick up truck to assess the fuel economy of vehicles.
Monday, 16 February 2015
Wednesday, 11 February 2015
Deutz has series production of new heavy duty cylinder heads in compacted graphite iron (CGI). The cylinder head for Deutz is for a high performance 7.8-litre engine developed for agricultural applications.
Tuesday, 10 February 2015
Monday, 9 February 2015
Ricardo plc has teamed with US aerospace composite supplier Albany Engineered Composites (AEC) to provide composite body, chassis and other structural components to the automotive industry.
Automakers are incorporating a variety of new and advanced materials to reduce the weight of vehicle structures and components as they work to reduce carbon emissions and improve passenger safety.
Wilcox Limousines Ltd. of Chalfont St. Peter, Buckinghamshire, UK has delivered its 1000th Jaguar Aluminium XJ Limousine.
Sunday, 8 February 2015
Wednesday, 4 February 2015
Ford is adding 1,550 new jobs to its Kansas City Assembly, Dearborn Stamping, Dearborn Diversified and Sterling Axle facilities to meet growing demand for the 2015 F-150.
Tuesday, 3 February 2015
Research group Frost & Sullivan claims OEMs are reviving the sports car segment by using it as a flagship model and halo to communicate new concepts through exciting products that bring focus to new technologies.