New active oil management system to reduce servicing time and improve efficiency for off-road engines

NEXCEL’s technology allows spill-free, 90-second oil changes can be completed anywhere, without specialist tools or training Sealed cell system reduces equipment downtime and enhances servicing efficiency and sustainability while reducing waste Castrol innovation business Nexcel has developed its proven active oil management system for use in small off-road engines. Adapted from its latest generation sealed... Read more

Further powertrain efficiency improvements enabled by MAHLE’s acquisition of leading transmission design specialist

MAHLE Powertrain Ltd., a subsidiary of the Stuttgart-based MAHLE Group, expands its expertise in gear optimisation with ZG-Zahnräder und Getriebe GmbH Enhances integrated development of entire powertrain, optimising balance of performance, efficiency, packaging and NVH Perfect complement to MAHLE Powertrain’s dual powertrain strategy and builds unique competencies with the recently expanded £8.3m Real Driving Emissions... Read more

ALPINA at Geneva 2019: quick reference for UK Press

Heavily revised 205mph B7 headlines, now with all-wheel drive Supported by the world’s fastest estate (B5), limited-run B4 S Edition 99 and Europe-only XD4 Press conference with Andreas Bovensiepen at 14:00 local, stand 6252, hall 6 Urgent enquiries on the day can be directed to Jonathan Noy on +44 7511 157715 or jonathan.noy@m-eng.com. B7 Now... Read more

AB Dynamics’ robot number 1,000 delivered to the American Center for Mobility

Landmark delivery for UK-based AB Dynamics underlines its success in supplying cutting-edge automotive test systems for over 20 years Gießen, Germany, 27th February 2019… In a major milestone for the UK-based manufacturer, AB Dynamics has delivered its 1,000th robot system to the American Center for Mobility (ACM) based in Michigan, USA – a national facility... Read more

New 48 volt battery technology boosts mild hybrid performance to help meet demanding new real-world emissions regulations

MAHLE Powertrain reveals new 48V prototype battery at Future Powertrain Conference Performance of mild hybrids set to increase through greater battery capability Attention to battery cooling and cell chemistry boosts recharge and discharge rates, allowing higher energy recovery and transient power   The new 48V battery design launched by MAHLE Powertrain at the Future Powertrain... Read more