Focus

Chassis

Improving on a classic

Ford's suspension expert, Steve Allen, explains the OEM's approach to ... read more>

Hybrids & EVs

Scaling up

Plug-in hybrid systems have been developed for smaller cars, but now Audi is app... read more>

Electronics

Connected on the go

The pressure on OEMs and their suppliers to provide drivers with the latest elec... read more>

Electronics

Out of our hands

Audi is investing heavily in autonomous vehicle technology, which could help to ... read more>

Gasoline

Pressure game

Gasoline direct injection has helped to improve efficiency, but as engines are f... read more>

Gasoline

Pushing forward

Gasoline engines have traditionally delivered higher CO2 emissions than diesels,... read more>

Connectivity

Linked in

Toyota’s vision of the connected future involves linking its vehicles to t... read more>

Connectivity

Ahead of the game

Demand for ever greater vehicle connectivity is proving insatiable. Volvo’... read more>

Connectivity

Smart choices

PSA Peugeot Citroën wants to make greater use of smartphones and the cloud ... read more>

Testing

Realising the vision

Volvo’s next car launch and the company’s investment in testing faci... read more>

Safety

Data blending

As the number of sensors on cars grows, data fusion will become more important i... read more>

Safety

Achieving the impossible

Advanced driver-assistance systems are pushing the boundaries of what vehicles c... read more>

Powertrain

Storage hunters

Lithium-ion batteries have enabled OEMs to develop several electric and plug-in ... read more>

Powertrain

Charging up

It has been a laboured journey to the electrification of the vehicle, but recent... read more>

Powertrain

Going the distance

Boosting electric vehicle range is a key target for OEMs, and lithium-sulphur ba... read more>

Chassis

Leading from the front

BMW’s front-wheel drive, transverse architecture has spawned a new generat... read more>