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

Review of 2018 reveals drive to digital vehicle development must remove logistics roadblocks

Greater use of virtual prototyping compresses vehicle manufacturers’ development cycles but creates Start of Production (SOP) challenges Paradigm shift from emergency to ultra-responsive logistics necessary to de-risk SOP if virtual prototyping is to be further embraced. Manchester, UK, 14th February 2019: Vehicle manufacturers will be able to release additional time and cost benefits from evolving... Read more

DRiV Incorporated To Spin From Tenneco Later This Year

New Aftermarket and Ride Performance Company Expected to be a Global Leader Lake Forest, Illinois, February 14, 2019 – DRiV Incorporated is the name of the future publicly traded Aftermarket and Ride Performance company that will launch in the second half of this year, following Tenneco Inc.’s (NYSE: TEN)  separation into two independent companies, Tenneco... Read more