It wasn't Marchionne's hint at retirement and succession that caught my attention, but the Advanced Powertains session among the seminars.
With a group of strong engineering expertise at Day 2 of the 2011 MBS, the forum will include Ken Davis (Eaton); Charlie Klein GM); Dan Knapp (Ford); Douglas Patton (Densi International America); J
Think of the growth of cell phones. That fact alone should cause everyone to pause and consider the effects on automotive safety.
The following is an on-going report article/blog by Torque News reporter, Frank Sherosky, specifically created on the events leading up and including the Center for Automotive Research (CAR) semina
24th Annual EyesOn Design shows auto design’s past, present and future at Edsel and Eleanor Ford House
In the famous words of Alfred Sloan, “It is the design of the car that can very well determine its success in the marketplace.”
The Fiat 500 was originally introduced in 1936 as a coupe, convertible (shown on the right) and a 3-door station wagon and this new micro car quickly earned the nickname Topolino - Italian for litt
In preparation for the 24th annual event, which takes place on Father’s Day, this Sunday, June 19, 2011 on the grounds of the historic Edsel & Eleanor Ford House in Grosse Pointe Shores, Michig
Media Day for EyesOn Design is new; and a great idea.
The season for outdoor car shows in the metro-Detroit area is officially on the way.
The Maxximus LNG 2000 is the second generation of the company’s original supercar, the G-Force, which claims to be “the world’s fastest street-legal supercar.” The LNG 2000 is powered by an all-alu
The title of fastest steam powered car on earth is currently held by the British "Team Inspiration", which broke the record in 2009 at 148mph.
Imagine 1.5 million fans and 50,000 cars participating in the grassroots celebration. That defines the legendary Woodward Dream Cruise, from downtown Detroit and north to Pontiac.
For the record, Concepts NREC participated at the 2011 SAE World Congress in Detroit this past April.
By the time the 1974 model year vehicles rolled off of the assembly lines at Chrysler plants around the US, big block V8s like the 440 4-barrel were badly watered down due to new regulations in the
Panoz is more well known for their race cars but from 2000-2009, the Georgia-based automaker built the sporty Esperante with drivetrain help from Ford Motor Company’s Special Vehicle Team.