Delphi http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53697/more en Mcity Sets Stage for Self-Driving at Willow Run? http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/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> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/mcity-sets-stage-self-driving-willow-run" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/mcity-sets-stage-self-driving-willow-run#comments Public Auto Makers Politics Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America North America - Regional U.S. 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/auto-makers/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> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/mcity-autonomous-vehicle-test-track" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/mcity-autonomous-vehicle-test-track#comments Public Auto Makers Politics Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America North America - Regional U.S. 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/north-america/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> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/north-america/oems-ponder-dual-fuel-cooled-egr-combustion-strategies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/north-america/oems-ponder-dual-fuel-cooled-egr-combustion-strategies#comments Public Auto Makers Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America North America - Regional U.S. BorgWarner Delphi 2015 SAE World Congress California Air Resources Board (CARB) Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) Diesel Emissions Flex-Fuel Vehicles Fuel Economy Future Products Gasoline Product Development Turbocharger 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/vehicles-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> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/cybersecurity-threat-arrives-auto-industry-s-doorstep" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/cybersecurity-threat-arrives-auto-industry-s-doorstep#comments Public Auto Makers Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. 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/suppliers/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> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/4-wheel-steering-market-rebound" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/4-wheel-steering-market-rebound#comments Public Auto Makers Dealers Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America Europe - Regional North America - Regional Austria U.S. Germany 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/vehicles-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> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/sae-2014-convergence-detroit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/sae-2014-convergence-detroit#comments Public Auto Makers Management & Strategy Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America North America - Regional U.S. 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/suppliers/supplier-roundup-129 <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> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-129" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-129#comments Public Gated Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Suppliers Asia Pacific Vehicles & Technology North America Canada China Mexico U.S. 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> Supplier Roundup http://wardsauto.com/north-america/supplier-roundup <div class="node-body article-body">Delphi plugs into Antaya’s connector technology; Kentucky lands new Faurecia, Aleris investments; Guardian Industries sheds two subsidiaries.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/north-america/supplier-roundup" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/north-america/supplier-roundup#comments Premium Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Suppliers Asia Pacific Europe Vehicles & Technology North America China India U.S. Luxembourg Auto Makers Delphi Faurecia Magna Tenneco Aluminum Capacity Utilization Chassis Electronics Emissions Finance Global Sources Globalization Production Seats Thu, 25 Sep 2014 15:19:00 +0000 1124791 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Seating expands Magna&rsquo;s product portfolio in India.</strong></p> O’Neal to Step Down at Delphi As Supplier Turns Corner http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/o-neal-step-down-delphi-supplier-turns-corner <div class="node-body article-body">The global parts maker elevates Chief Financial Officer Kevin Clark to chief operating officer and CEO-in-waiting. Clark joined the supplier as CFO in 2010.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/o-neal-step-down-delphi-supplier-turns-corner" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/o-neal-step-down-delphi-supplier-turns-corner#comments Public Management & Strategy Suppliers North America U.S. Delphi Restructuring Tue, 09 Sep 2014 15:45:00 +0000 1114151 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>O&rsquo;Neal stepping down from Delphi next year.</strong></p> Delphi Takes Back Seat in Autonomous Driving Debate http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/delphi-takes-back-seat-autonomous-driving-debate <div class="node-body article-body">Delphi already provides vision and radar systems, such as lane-keeping and adaptive cruise control, that warn drivers of a threat. Its V2V technology goes a step further.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/delphi-takes-back-seat-autonomous-driving-debate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/delphi-takes-back-seat-autonomous-driving-debate#comments Public Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Cadillac Delphi Autonomous Vehicles Tue, 09 Sep 2014 09:41:00 +0000 1113341 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Delphi President, CEO Rodney O&rsquo;Neal says many questions remain over automated driving.</strong></p>