LIVONIA, MI – A Toyota Prius with the rumble of a V-12 engine or the futuristic swoosh of a Star Wars spacecraft? Sounds quirky, but a new line of noise-management technology from audio-experts Harman Automotive and Lotus Engineering could make such personalization possible. For now, the aim of HALOsonic Noise Management is to help auto makers meet stricter fuel-economy rules and coming safety regulations designed to make electric vehicles more pedestrian-friendly. The technology also ...

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