Delphi http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53697/more en BMW 7-Series Gestures Suggest Future Wizardry http://wardsauto.com/industry/bmw-7-series-gestures-suggest-future-wizardry <div class="field-deck"> 2015 Frankfurt Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The all-new 7-Series features a new audio and communication interface that uses simple midair finger gestures to control functions such as audio volume.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/industry/bmw-7-series-gestures-suggest-future-wizardry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/industry/bmw-7-series-gestures-suggest-future-wizardry#comments Public Auto Makers 2015 Suppliers Europe Vehicles & Technology Industry North America - Regional Frankfurt Auto Show HMI U.S. Germany Technology 2015 Special Report Miscellaneous BMW Delphi 2015 Frankfurt Auto Show Future Products Human Machine Interfaces (HMI) OE-Supplier Relations Wed, 16 Sep 2015 18:00:00 +0000 1349561 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Delphi&#39;s facial recognition and eye-gaze system is demonstrated in concept vehicle at Frankfurt auto show.&nbsp;</strong></p> Delphi Touts Latest Fuel-Saving Technology http://wardsauto.com/industry/delphi-touts-latest-fuel-saving-technology <div class="field-deck"> 2015 Frankfurt Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Tula's Dynamic Skip Fire continuously makes firing decisions on an individual cylinder basis to deliver the required engine torque for all vehicle speeds and loads while avoiding vibration issues.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/industry/delphi-touts-latest-fuel-saving-technology" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/industry/delphi-touts-latest-fuel-saving-technology#comments Public Auto Makers Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America Industry North America - Regional Alternative (EVs, HEVs, FCVs) Engines Frankfurt Auto Show U.S. Technology Miscellaneous Delphi 2015 Frankfurt Auto Show Emissions Fuel Economy Gasoline Hybrid Vehicles Product Development Tue, 15 Sep 2015 21:00:00 +0000 1346641 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Tula CEO R. Scott Bailey, formerly of Delphi.</strong></p> Kiefer: GM Mending Supplier Relations http://wardsauto.com/industry/kiefer-gm-mending-supplier-relations <div class="field-deck"> 2015 CAR Management Briefing Seminars </div> <div class="node-body article-body">GM’s purchasing chief concedes the automaker has needed to mend supplier relations, but he says the push for component and vehicle commonality has resulted in longer-term sourcing, which benefits both sides.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/industry/kiefer-gm-mending-supplier-relations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/industry/kiefer-gm-mending-supplier-relations#comments Public Auto Makers Management & Strategy Suppliers North America CAR Management Briefing Seminars Industry North America - Regional U.S. Miscellaneous Delphi General Motors 2015 CAR Management Briefing Seminars Component OE-Supplier Relations Purchashing Wed, 05 Aug 2015 19:41:00 +0000 1327461 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Kiefer took over two years ago as GM&rsquo;s vice president-global purchasing and supply chain.</strong></p> Full View Photography Mcity Sets Stage for Self-Driving at Willow Run? http://wardsauto.com/industry/mcity-sets-stage-self-driving-willow-run <div class="node-body article-body">Ann Arbor’s Mcity test track includes four traffic lights, an underpass, metal bridge deck, gravel roadways and parking spaces that are angled, perpendicular and parallel. Efforts are under way to open a similar but larger facility nearby in Ypsilanti.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/industry/mcity-sets-stage-self-driving-willow-run" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/industry/mcity-sets-stage-self-driving-willow-run#comments Public Auto Makers Politics Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America Industry North America - Regional Autonomous Vehicles U.S. Safety Technology Technology Miscellaneous Autoliv Bosch Delphi Denso Faurecia Ford General Motors Honda Nissan Toyota TRW ZF Automatic Braking Autonomous Vehicles Cameras Pedestrian Protection Product Development Radar Safety Tue, 21 Jul 2015 11:22:00 +0000 1316621 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Mercedes GL test vehicle cruises past makeshift storefronts at Mcity in Ann Arbor.</strong></p> Tom Murphy Mcity Autonomous Vehicle Test Track http://wardsauto.com/industry/mcity-autonomous-vehicle-test-track <div class="node-body gallery-body">Located on the University of Michigan campus in Ann Arbor, Mcity is a $10 million 32-acre (13-ha) test track with roundabouts, bike lanes, a tree canopy and 4-way intersections to simulate small-town traffic situations.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/industry/mcity-autonomous-vehicle-test-track" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/industry/mcity-autonomous-vehicle-test-track#comments Public Auto Makers Politics Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America Industry North America - Regional Autonomous Vehicles U.S. Safety Technology Technology Miscellaneous Autoliv Bosch Chevrolet Delphi Denso Ford Honda Nissan Toyota TRW ZF Autonomous Vehicles Cameras Collision Avoidance Product Development Safety Tue, 21 Jul 2015 11:21:00 +0000 1316641 at http://wardsauto.com OEMs Ponder Dual-Fuel, Cooled EGR Combustion Strategies http://wardsauto.com/miscellaneous/oems-ponder-dual-fuel-cooled-egr-combustion-strategies <div class="field-deck"> 2015 SAE World Congress </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A Southwest Research scientist says many automakers are just getting started in their research of the dual-fuel RCCI system, and that it will take at least a decade before the technology is ready for production vehicles. </div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/miscellaneous/oems-ponder-dual-fuel-cooled-egr-combustion-strategies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/miscellaneous/oems-ponder-dual-fuel-cooled-egr-combustion-strategies#comments Public Auto Makers Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America Industry North America - Regional Alternative (EVs, HEVs, FCVs) Engines Diesel U.S. SAE World Congress Technology Miscellaneous BorgWarner Delphi California Air Resources Board (CARB) Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) Diesel Emissions Flex-Fuel Vehicles Fuel Economy Future Products Gasoline Product Development Turbocharger 2015 SAE World Congress Cary Henry compression ignition cooled EGR dual-fuel exhaust gas recirculation GDCI HCCI low temperature combustion PCCI port fuel injection RCCI Southwest Research Institute SwRI Wed, 22 Apr 2015 17:29:00 +0000 1264761 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Southwest Research runs tests on spark-ignited natural-gas Cummins engine modified to operate with cooled EGR.</strong></p> Cybersecurity Threat Arrives at Auto Industry’s Doorstep http://wardsauto.com/technology/cybersecurity-threat-arrives-auto-industry-s-doorstep <div class="node-body article-body">Cybersecurity threat no empty “Y2K scenario,” Delphi VP Andrew Brown Jr. warns. “We know today our systems have some vulnerability.”</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/technology/cybersecurity-threat-arrives-auto-industry-s-doorstep" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/technology/cybersecurity-threat-arrives-auto-industry-s-doorstep#comments Public Auto Makers Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America Industry Autonomous Vehicles HMI U.S. Technology Miscellaneous Delphi Autonomous Vehicles Electronic Control Units (ECU) Internet Wed, 18 Feb 2015 12:17:00 +0000 1227171 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Heightened vehicle connectivity raises cybersecurity questions.</strong></p> 4-Wheel Steering Market on Rebound http://wardsauto.com/industry/4-wheel-steering-market-rebound <div class="node-body article-body">Germany’s ZF provides rear-steering as standard equipment on four Porsche models, and four other customers will use the supplier’s technology within the next two years.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/industry/4-wheel-steering-market-rebound" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/industry/4-wheel-steering-market-rebound#comments Public Auto Makers Dealers Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America Europe - Regional Industry North America - Regional Austria U.S. Safety Technology Vehicle Architecture/Chassis Technology Germany Technology Dealer Miscellaneous Delphi Ford General Motors Porsche ZF Automatic Chassis Continuously Variable (CVT) Dual Clutch (DCT) Electronics Future Products Product Development Safety 4-wheel steering Active Kinematics Control AKC Audi Prologue Austria Batavia Continuously variable transmission CVT Delphi General Motors Lebring Mark Rotary Quadrasteer Steward Snead TechAcademy Mon, 01 Dec 2014 12:06:00 +0000 1166981 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>ZF supplies rear-steering system for Porsche 911 Turbo S.</strong></p> Tom Murphy SAE 2014 Convergence Detroit http://wardsauto.com/technology/sae-2014-convergence-detroit <div class="node-body gallery-body">Automotive engineers gathered recently at Detroit's Cobo Center for SAE 2014 Convergence to map the future of electronics as it enables autonomous vehicles, electric drivetrains, new human-machine interfaces, greater connectivity and faster computing speeds. The conference featured several panel sessions, and 70 companies exhibited on the show floor. IAV also demonstrated its highly automated concept vehicle on Detroit highways.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/technology/sae-2014-convergence-detroit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/technology/sae-2014-convergence-detroit#comments Public Auto Makers Management & Strategy Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America Industry North America - Regional Alternative (EVs, HEVs, FCVs) Autonomous Vehicles HMI U.S. Safety Technology Technology Miscellaneous Delphi Dodge General Motors SRT Autonomous Vehicles Electric Vehicles Electronics Human Machine Interfaces (HMI) Information & Entertainment Product Development Safety Tue, 28 Oct 2014 17:23:00 +0000 1143561 at http://wardsauto.com Supplier Roundup http://wardsauto.com/industry/supplier-roundup <div class="node-body article-body">TomTom mapping technology finds way into Bosch cockpit electronics; Magna Closures adds to hardware portfolio; Magneti Marelli’s new Michigan plant to supply FCA.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/industry/supplier-roundup" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/industry/supplier-roundup#comments Public Gated Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Suppliers Asia Pacific Vehicles & Technology North America Industry Canada Engines China HMI Mexico U.S. Materials Safety Technology Technology Miscellaneous Bosch Chrysler Delphi Fiat Magna Renault Collision Avoidance Component Exterior Finance Global Sources Internet Materials Navigation Systems OE-Supplier Relations Thermoplastic Turbocharger Thu, 02 Oct 2014 14:19:00 +0000 1129531 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Haartz multilayer technology tops off Twingo.</strong></p>