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Advantages AIRBUS 380

03/04/2015 by ZakariaSalim10
This is the new version of Airbus, that has the advantages: * superior aerodynamics * fuel efficient energy * the lowest cost per seat * spacious...
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Last comment 03/05/2015 by Brave Sir Robin

Solution To A Supply Chain Case Study

03/03/2015 by nitishmech
Hi Guys, I am looking for a solution to a supply chain case study, Company Name Company A Vendors V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 V6 V7 V8 Location of vendor Pu...
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Last comment 03/05/2015 by bob c

2000 Cavalier Won't Start, Will Try to and Crank but Won't Start

03/02/2015 by andrewbrock7
ii drove all day and stopped at the gas station and put 20$ worth of gas in and tried to go home but wouldnt start my step dad came to help and got it...
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Last comment 03/05/2015 by James Stewart

Looking for an Emergency Disconnect Switch of 200~300ADC 500+V

02/27/2015 by zhangd732
Hello, I am looking for an emergency disconnector of DC 200~300A 500V which will be used on electric buses. the closest model is Schaltbau s135 serie...
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Last comment 03/05/2015 by SavvyExacta

Engines Aggregated Technical Data

02/25/2015 by sani11
Hi everyone! I am trying to make a presentation concerning up to date internal combustion engines for different applications (light duty/passeng...
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Last comment 02/27/2015 by bob c
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Google Looking to Enter the Ride-Sharing Business

03/03/2015 by Jordan Perch
In 2013, Google Ventures, Google's venture arm, invested $258 million in Uber, which was one of the biggest investments it has ever made. It also made...
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Soros Looking to Enter the Auto Dealership Industry

02/24/2015 by Jordan Perch
The auto dealership industry has become much more interesting lately, after Warren Buffet announced plans to acquire the largest auto dealer group in...
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Last comment 03/02/2015 by James Stewart

Mercedes-Benz F 015 Driverless Car Gives Us a Taste of the Future of Automotive Technology

02/16/2015 by Jordan Perch
Autonomous cars may be a few years away from becoming commercially available, but automakers are racing to develop working concepts of vehicles tha...
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Last comment 02/18/2015 by Del the cat
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Hemmings Motor News Blog

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Paris May Exempt Historic Vehicles From its Old Car Ban

03/05/2015 by dstrohl
Despite the outcry over Paris officials' decision to ban cars older than 2011 from the city earlier this month--and the fears that nobody may again...
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The 1972 Dodge Charger: Muscle Car or Family Car?

03/04/2015 by dstrohl
In 1972, Dodge cut the number of Charger models in its product line from the six offered in 1971 to three. While Rallye-trim Chargers could still...
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Last comment 03/05/2015 by Jimh77

Ernest Hemmings, 1926-2015

03/03/2015 by dstrohl
An Illinois parts dealer who created an institution in the world of automotive history, Ernest Robert Hemmings, the father of Hemmings Motor News,...
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Automotive Technology

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Cyberprotection for Robocars

02/21/2015 by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
As connected, automated cars edge closer to reality, analysts begin to identify their pros and cons. While the possibilities conjure up excitement, th...
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Last comment 02/22/2015 by tonyhemet

Faked Engine Noise is Overhyped

01/28/2015 by HUSH
Last weekend the 2015 North American International Auto Show wrapped up, and on display were many innovations and trends, as noted by this Eng360 a...
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Last comment 01/31/2015 by Charlie Greenwood

Do Fluoropolymers Herald the End of the Car Wash?

01/20/2015 by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
Imagine driving down a dirt road without ever having to clean the dust or mud off your car. Or, hiking a rugged, mucky trail and never having to pick...
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Last comment 01/25/2015 by Nigh
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Lightweighting Vehicles Using Aerospace Techniques

08/25/2014 posted in IHS ESDU Blog
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Metals producers are gearing up for increased sales based on Ford's decision to make an aluminum F-150 this year. (Read more.) Automakers are eager t...
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Flexible Honing for Ford Small Block Engines

12/04/2012 posted in BRM's Flexible Honing, Surface Finishing, and Deburring Blog
by Brush Research
Small Block Ford Engines are V8 power-plants sold by aftermarket auto parts suppliers and by Ford Motor Company itself. Originally built at the Blue...
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Engine Cylinder Honing on Motorz TV

11/27/2012 posted in BRM's Flexible Honing, Surface Finishing, and Deburring Blog
by Brush Research
Chris Duke, the host of Motorz TV, captured some great footage of flexible honing while filming "How to Complete the Rebuild of a Chevy V8 Small Bloc...

Flexible Honing for Niaskil Engine Cylinders

11/20/2012 posted in BRM's Flexible Honing, Surface Finishing, and Deburring Blog
by Brush Research
Nikasil is an extremely hard material that's used to line the surfaces of engine components. Developed by MAHLE in 1967, the electrodeposited nickel...
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Valve Jobs in Classic Car Engines

11/05/2012 posted in BRM's Flexible Honing, Surface Finishing, and Deburring Blog
by Brush Research
Leaded gasoline boosted engine compression, reduced knocking, and provided lubrication for valves and seats. An inexpensive octane booster, anti-kno...
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Flexible Honing for Douglass Motorcycles

02/29/2012 posted in BRM's Flexible Honing, Surface Finishing, and Deburring Blog
by Brush Research
Douglass motorcycles dominated dirt track racing during the 1920s, and thrilled speedway racers through the late 1950s. Built by two brothers, Willi...
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