HEVs and EVs are gaining popularity as alternative powertrains while environmental regulations continue to become more stringent on gasoline and diesel motors with the upcoming Euro 6/VI regulation. The powertrain section focuses on developments with electric vehicles, advanced turbocharging technology, exhaust systems, modern combustion engines and the fuels used to power them.
Automotive IQ had the opportunity to interview Timothy V. Johnson, Director of Emerging Technologies and Regulations at Corning Incorported, on the latest developments on emission control and the comparison between Europe and US. Full Interview »
With electric and hybrid vehicles very much at the heart of a future low emissions landscape, in striving for a low carbon economies cities, both London and Aberdeen, have embraced an alternative zero emission technology. They have become trailblazers for hydrogen fuel cells vehicles. Full Article »
Before the 2014 Formula One season had even kicked off in Australia, race followers were already decrying the lack of a screaming exhaust note from the 1.6 liter turbocharged V6 engines. The fact that these little powerhouses were putting out more than 450 kW from the ICE, with a further 120 kW from the electric motor seems to have gone unnoticed in the general outcry. Full Column »
With Super Bowl 51 now over, and a congratulations to New England Patrios being in order, Automotive IQ reviews the automotive commercials and picks out our 5 favourites. Full Whitepaper »
During this year’s 3rd Real Driving Emissions Conference in Berlin more than 100 exhaust control and emission experts came together to discuss the latest RDE test procedures and upcoming regulations. With ongoing discussion about the right boundary conditions for RDE regulation, questions of comparability of test cycles and conditions, the Full Podcast »
Veteran tire industry analyst David Shaw is presenting an exclusive webinar with Automotive IQ.The webinar will cover aspects of sustainability as they apply to the tire industry including:What's green?Rolling resistance and where it comes fromLife cycle analysisTire Labeling WorldwideWhich is greener: Natural rubber or synthetic rubber?Which is mo Full Webinar »