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Ripping Up The Ring

03/01/2017 by Fredski
warning, do not watch unless you can handle a little bump in your BP
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Last comment 03/03/2017 by tonyhemet
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Hemmings Motor News Blog

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Bantam Goes to Holabird: The Test That Convinced the Army of the Jeep’s Potential

03/23/2017 by dstrohl
[Editor’s Note: There perhaps aren’t too many people as or more qualified to chronicle the history of the Bantam Reconnaissance Car and th...
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Last comment 03/24/2017 by James Stewart

First Hardtop Mustang by Serial Number to Get its Moment in the Spotlight

03/22/2017 by dstrohl
Such indignity. Dispatched to remote Canada, passed over, and left to sit on a dealership showroom for a year before it sold, the first hardtop Mustan...
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Automotive Technology

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Rotary Engines Reimagined

03/18/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
The last rotary engine-powered production vehicle rolled off the Mazda assembly line in 2012. Since almost all conversation regarding the future of ro...
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Last comment 03/22/2017 by ronc

Method to Mass Produce Complex Composite Parts

02/09/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Composite materials are increasingly being used by automakers to reduce vehicle weight and improve fuel economy; however, because of the expense and c...
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Maritime Technology

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The Sailboat Diaries: Ahoy!

10/12/2016 by HUSH
Welcome to the first blog post in what will be a long series of blog posts, entitled The Sailboat Diaries. The title is a bit romantic, but so is this...
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Last comment 10/15/2016 by Brave Sir Robin
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Google Unveils Updated Version of Android Auto Developed Together with Qualcomm

07/20/2016 by Jordan Perch
Cars are the latest arena that gives tech giants Google and Apple the opportunity to compete against each other, presenting yet another front where th...
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China's LeEco Challenges Tesla with Semi-Autonomous Electric Concept Sedan

07/01/2016 by Jordan Perch
Electric-car maker Tesla Motors continues to get new challengers with each passing day. The latest Tesla fighter comes from China, courtesy of a compa...
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Japan May Change Signage Ahead of 2020 Olympics

02/05/2016 posted in The Engineer's Notebook
by Hannes
Roads and maps have interested me for some time now. There's something about driving a route that was traveled by countless predecessors for hundred...
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Last comment 02/09/2016 by Doorman

Rubber Truck Bumpers for Impact Resistance

10/07/2015 posted in Elasto Proxy's Sealing Solutions Blog
by Doug Sharpe
- Rubber truck bumpers help keep trucks and trailers on the road instead of in the shop. Learn how these impact-resistant bumpers meet ASTM standar...
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It All Started with Johnnie: Random Facts About Tyres

06/24/2015 posted in Building & Design Blog
by Cygnet
The earliest tyres were bands of leather, then iron, (later steel), placed on wooden wheels, used on carts and wagons. Historically, the spelling wa...
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Lightweighting Vehicles Using Aerospace Techniques

08/25/2014 posted in IHS ESDU Blog
by SavvyExacta
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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