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How They Did It: An Analysis of Emission Defeat Devices in Modern Automobiles

05/23/2017 by Rixter
https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/05/170523081855.htm For anyone interested in the details, this document describes how VW and Fiat defeated...
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Last comment 05/23/2017 by SolarEagle
 

Subaru Idle Air Control Valve

05/22/2017 by AverageJoe
Greetings! I have a '95 Subaru SVX with a 3.0L, 6 cyl. Boxer engine, AWD, that I bought some years ago as a beater car for my daughter. A nifty littl...
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Last comment 05/24/2017 by rwilliams
 

Finding 94 Honda Civic LX 4 Dr Trim Parts

05/11/2017 by BJ-GEEO
I am having a very difficult time finding 1994 Honda Civic LX 4 Dr Body trim parts. I was given the car, since it was running with 135K miles, I decid...
Views: 204, Comments: 12
Last comment 05/16/2017 by PeterT
 

Modern Cars

05/08/2017 by Codemaster
As nobody has posted much in Transportation for a while, I thought I’d have a rant about something. Why do many new cars, specially the more up-...
Views: 1073, Comments: 87
Last comment 05/16/2017 by adreasler
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Hemmings Motor News Blog

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Refreshed From its Days at the Petersen, ’39 Lincoln Zephyr “Scrape” Heads to Auction in California

05/24/2017 by dstrohl
Terry Cook’s Scrape, a long-and-low reinterpretation of a 1939 Lincoln Zephyr, hit the show car circuit in 1998, and quickly attained legendary...
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Porsche Builds the One-Millionth 911

05/23/2017 by dstrohl
Porsche AG today resembles very little the company from 50 years ago. Instead of making just sports cars, the Volkswagen-owned operation makes a ton o...
Views: 136, Comments: 3
Last comment 05/24/2017 by Circuit Breaker
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Automotive Technology

214 blog entries, 3319 comments (1 Viewing)

Autonomous Vehicles: Innovation, Ethics, and Responsibility

04/16/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Considering that American consumers are not entirely comfortable with autonomous vehicles (AV) and the ability of the vehicle to make "moral" decision...
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Last comment 05/22/2017 by truth is not a compromise

Toyota Upgrades UK Plant to Support New Design Platform

03/30/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Starting in 2017, the facility will be upgraded with new equipment, technologies, and systems. This will enable production of vehicles on the Toyota N...
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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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MotorBeat

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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...
Views: 540, Comments: 6
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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Last comment 10/13/2015 by adreasler

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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Last comment 07/03/2015 by Cygnet

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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