Thought leadership at WCX17 Magna’s CTO talks innovation and disruption at WCX17, the newly rebranded SAE World Congress.
Patton’s new campaign As new SAE International President for 2017, Doug Patton will advocate STEM, “cultivation” of prospective young engineers.
New EEAs for the connected, autonomous future OEMs and their Tier-1 partners are revamping vehicle electronic and electrical architectures with “über brain” central computers and real-time Ethernet to feed tomorrow’s data-hungry cars and trucks.
Bridging the power gap with 48 volts New 48-V technologies are poised to arrive in volume to help meet CO2 regulations and satisfy the “vampire” power demands of new electrical subsystems and accessories.
Autonomy, connectivity headline the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show The automotive component of CES expands as global anticipation for automated driving and enhanced connectivity intensifies.
Editorial: Vital Transformation
Supplier Eye The impact of shifting to the ‘softer’ side.
SAE Standards News GVS focus areas for 2017.
Continental demonstrates new sensing tech for SAE Level 4 capability
Pour your next EV battery?
New Ford Fiesta claims B-car tech leadership
LA auto show: All-new CX-5 brings Mazda’s first-ever diesel for North America
Intel’s Kathy Winters details the coming future of superfast data processing for ADAS and SAE Level 4 automated driving.
Autonomous plows ahead Agriculture, construction, mining—even marine—are advancing autonomous technology to improve the productivity and safety of vehicles on the job.
Expediting engine design Simulation tools drive development of the most complex, fuel- efficient and powerful engines ever seen in off-highway applications.
Industry 4.0: The smart factory arrives The plants that produce vehicles and their high-tech systems are increasingly employing intelligent systems, Big Data and advanced analytics to improve quality, safety and efficiency.
The future is not so far-off
Enhanced Cat 3500 engine boosts power 20%, trims fuel usage by 10%
Phase 2 GHG rules driver for advanced technology, alternative fuels
Eaton demonstrates waste heat recovery, variable valve actuation for HD diesels
Hyliion develops add-on hybrid system for semi-trailers that reduces fuel consumption by 30%
Tech-heavy Iveco Z Truck concept spawns 29 patents
Focus on advanced safety systems and human-factor interventions
The impact of REACH on the aviation sector Considered the most comprehensive chemical-regulation legislation to date, REACH presents serious ramifications for the aircraft industry.
Lightweighting: What’s Next? Experts weigh in on the challenges and future enablers in the battle to reduce vehicle mass.
The best of COMVEC 2016 Autonomous vehicles and improved fuel efficiency via advanced powertrain solutions are pressing topics detailed in this select group of technical papers from the SAE Commercial Vehicle Engineering Congress.
Optimizing waste heat recovery for long-haul trucks
Autonomous solutions in agriculture
Downsizing a HD diesel engine for off-highway applications
Zero-emissions electric aircraft: Theory vs. reality