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Steel-aluminium body structure is stiffer, safer and quieter
Aluminium alloys save weight from the Cadillac CTS
Mercedes-Benz Sprinter uses selective catalytic reduction to meet Euro VI
System improves dynamics and manoeuvrability
100kW/litre ratings and 10-speed transmissions will be industry benchmarks
BMW's board member for production and former head of Mini details some of the big plans the firm has for small cars
A lighter, stiffer, more aerodynamic body and a redesigned chassis make this sedan better to drive and far more fuel efficient
A fusion of stereo camera technology and radar makes this executive sedan safer, while downsized gasoline engines improve efficiency
Euro NCAP's secretary general explains why better protection for all occupants – under all conditions – is essential to the development of safer vehicles
The original premium SUV now combines an aluminium structure with even greater off-road capability and the comfort and refinement to rival the best luxury sedans
Engineers have developed the Citroën C4 to include a belt-driven stop-start system and a range of f... more.
Focus: Fuelling the future
Emerging markets need affordable diesel engines: designing and making commonrail systems locally is ... more.
Chrysler drew on a mix of US and European engineering knowledge to ensure its new 300 luxury sedan w... more.
Straining every fibre
Carbon composites can significantly reduce vehicle mass but optimising body design for light weight ... more.
Hybrids: All-round performer
Volkswagen’s €73,500 hybrid Touareg with a supercharged gasoline V6 means reduced CO2 emissions ... more.
Greater than the sum of its parts
Spyker’s bespoke sportscars sell for hundreds of thousands of euros. Sourcing high-quality, low-vo... more.
VW’s engineers needed to adapt the Race Touareg 3 to have a chance of winning the Dakar rally for ... more.
Q&A: Peter Haug
Honeywell's head of commercial vehicle product line says 'transient performance is key for... more.
Jaguar XF Sportbrake
Drawing inspiration from many sources, the designers of Jaguar’s XF estate have built practica... more.
Alfred Büchi the inventor of the turbocharger
Turbocharging technology made the combustion engine more reliable and efficient, but the first syste... more.
Q&A: Dr Roland Ernst
Ford Ecoboost chief engineer talks about the downsized three-cylinder gasoline engine... more.
Racing on a budget
Changes to the World Rally Championship are making it more competitive and more relevant. Turbos and... more.
The shape of things to come
JLR, BMW, Fiat and Fraunhofer experts on the optimum blend of steel, aluminium and composites... more.
Electronic limited slip differential
Automotive Engineer explains in detail... more.