SAE International http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53377/more en Supplier Roundup http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-105 <div class="node-body article-body">Consortium to forge closer ties between OEMs, suppliers; LEDs at heart of Hella headlamp system in Audi A8; JLR calls on Bosch to devise smartphone-vehicle interface; juicy offer from Nissan.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-105" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-105#comments Public Gated Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Sales & Marketing Suppliers Europe Vehicles & Technology North America Europe - Regional Mexico U.S. Audi Bosch Faurecia Ford Hella Jaguar Jeep Land Rover Magna Nissan Volkswagen Body Capacity Utilization Charging Exterior Globalization Headlamps Incentives Information & Entertainment OE-Supplier Relations SAE International Seats Thermoplastic Olefin (TPO) Vehicle Assembly Automotive Material Intelligence Consortium Flextronics Haartz Key Safety Systems Macedonia Recaro Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:50:00 +0000 998421 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Recyclable Magna liftgate has paintable outer panel.</strong></p> SAE Sticks With ‘Back to Basics’ Congress http://wardsauto.com/north-america/sae-sticks-back-basics-congress <div class="node-body article-body">SAE International expects 1,500 technical papers to be presented at the World Congress April 8-10 and 170 companies to exhibit. Attendance once again should be about 10,000.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/north-america/sae-sticks-back-basics-congress" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/north-america/sae-sticks-back-basics-congress#comments Public Gated Auto Makers Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America Asia Pacific - Regional Europe - Regional U.S. Delphi Hyundai Charging Emissions Fuel Economy Fuel-Cell Vehicles Product Development SAE International Safety Automotive Press Assn. Cobo Center Collegiate Design Program David Schutt Detroit distracted driving Electric Vehicles inductive charging J2954 SAE International World Congress Thu, 20 Mar 2014 11:15:00 +0000 976921 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>SAE International CEO David Schutt speaks at Automotive Press Assn. event at Detroit Athletic Club.</strong></p> YOUNG DESIGNERS MELD TECHNOLOGY, CONNECTIVITY & NATURE http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/young-designers-meld-technology-connectivity-nature <div class="field-byline"> DREW WINTER </div> <div class="field-deck"> <p>STUDENTS USE IDEAS FROM SMARTPHONES, VIDEO GAMES AND ENVIRONMENT TO CREATE UNIQUE INTERIORS.</p> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">IT IS EVERY AUTO MAKER'S NIGHTMARE: An entire generation of consumers suddenly no longer aspires to own a new car or truck. And some think it may come</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/young-designers-meld-technology-connectivity-nature" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/young-designers-meld-technology-connectivity-nature#comments Public News & Analysis Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Lear Design SAE International Vehicle Interiors Design Vehicle Sun, 01 May 2011 16:00:00 +0000 56191 at http://wardsauto.com Ford Wrestles With Torsional Excitations http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/ford-wrestles-torsional-excitations-0 <div class="field-byline"> Tom Murphy </div> <div class="node-body article-body">DOWNSIZING AN ENGINE AND INTEGRATING turbocharging is a compelling powertrain strategy, but one that creates as many challenges as it solves. For instance,</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/ford-wrestles-torsional-excitations-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/ford-wrestles-torsional-excitations-0#comments Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Ford SAE International Transmissions Fiesta Ford U.S World Sun, 01 May 2011 16:00:00 +0000 56060 at http://wardsauto.com GM Doubts Public Charge-Station Practicality http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/gm-doubts-public-charge-station-practicality <div class="field-byline"> Eric Mayne </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Recharging in retail parking lots while shopping, a scenario proposed by some charge-station providers, is “inconsequential,” says Larry Nitz, GM’s executive director-hybrid and electic powertrain.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/gm-doubts-public-charge-station-practicality" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/gm-doubts-public-charge-station-practicality#comments Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Management & Strategy Vehicles & Technology North America North America U.S. Auto Makers General Motors Management & Strategy Electronics SAE International SAE World Congress Vehicles & Technology Chevrolet Volt gm Nissan Leaf U.S. Wed, 13 Apr 2011 20:56:00 +0000 56327 at http://wardsauto.com Reporter Notebook: Keeping Score at SAE http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/reporter-notebook-keeping-score-sae <div class="field-byline"> Ward&amp;#8217;s Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Ward’s writers pass along the buzz at this week’s Society of Automotive Engineers annual conference in Detroit.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/reporter-notebook-keeping-score-sae" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/reporter-notebook-keeping-score-sae#comments Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Management & Strategy Politics Dealers Suppliers Europe Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Europe Auto Makers Chrysler General Motors Opel/Vauxhall Suppliers Management & Strategy Politics Retail Department of Energy (DOE) Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) SAE International SAE World Congress Vehicles & Technology Adam Opel Bob Lee Chrysler Environmental Protection Agency EPA FEV General Motors Margo Oge U.S. University of Michigan Wed, 13 Apr 2011 19:00:00 +0000 56604 at http://wardsauto.com SAE Reveals Growing Divide in U.S. Powertrain Strategies http://wardsauto.com/ar/sae_reveals_divide_110413 <div class="field-byline"> Drew Winter </div> <div class="node-body article-body">When it comes to diesels, biofuels and hydrogen-powered fuel cells, there is clear disagreement among engineers. The issue of making engines capable of burning E85 ethanol is especially contentious.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/ar/sae_reveals_divide_110413" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/ar/sae_reveals_divide_110413#comments Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Plants & Production Politics Dealers Vehicles & Technology North America North America U.S. Auto Makers BMW Ford Honda Hyundai Plants & Production Politics Retail Diesel Engines Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Ethanol Fuel-Cell Vehicles SAE International SAE World Congress BMW Diesel Engines Environmental Protection Agency EPA Ethanol Ford Honda Hyundai U.S. Wed, 13 Apr 2011 16:47:00 +0000 56158 at http://wardsauto.com Opel CEO Anticipates Few Parts-Supply Problems; Expects Profits http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/opel-ceo-anticipates-few-parts-supply-problems-expects-profits <div class="field-byline"> James M. Amend </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Opel’s assembly plants are running at planned speeds. “We are not slowing down. There is no reduction in scheduling from the Japanese crisis so far,” says Karl Stracke.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/opel-ceo-anticipates-few-parts-supply-problems-expects-profits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/opel-ceo-anticipates-few-parts-supply-problems-expects-profits#comments Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Asia Pacific Europe Vehicles & Technology North America North America U.S. Europe Asia Pacific Auto Makers General Motors Opel/Vauxhall Management & Strategy Plants & Production Alternative Fuels SAE International SAE World Congress Electric Vehicles Europe General Motors Opel U.S. Tue, 12 Apr 2011 17:46:00 +0000 56558 at http://wardsauto.com Nissan Improving Leaf One Amp at a Time http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/nissan-improving-leaf-one-amp-time <div class="field-byline"> Gary Witzenburg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">“There is nobody out there, and nobody forecast to come, who has a mass-market, zero emissions, no-gas, and no-oil offering that does what the Leaf does,” Nissan’s Mark Perry says.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/nissan-improving-leaf-one-amp-time" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/nissan-improving-leaf-one-amp-time#comments Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Management & Strategy Politics Sales & Marketing Vehicles & Technology North America North America U.S. Auto Makers Nissan Politics Sales & Marketing Electric Vehicles Electronics Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Product Development SAE International WardsAuto 10 Best Engines Story Behind Vehicles & Technology Carlos Ghosn CHAdeMo electric vehicle Environmental Protection Agency Leaf Nissan U.S. Fri, 18 Mar 2011 15:04:00 +0000 36923 at http://wardsauto.com Automotive Engineer Hiring Surges http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/automotive-engineer-hiring-surges <div class="field-byline"> Eric Mayne and Tom Murphy </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Hundreds of automotive engineering jobs are unfilled as the industry reinvents itself in a post-recession economy. Ward's tallies nearly 500 vacancies</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/automotive-engineer-hiring-surges" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/automotive-engineer-hiring-surges#comments Public News & Analysis Management & Strategy Suppliers North America U.S. TRW Labor & Human Resources SAE International Automotive TRW U.S Mon, 01 Nov 2010 16:00:00 +0000 39788 at http://wardsauto.com