Cindy Zeis

As a contributing columnist with Automotive IQ, Cindy Zeis shares over two decades of experience in OEM franchises, aftermarket parts manufacturing, and as a restoration hobbyist. Specializing in emerging automotive technology, she enjoys reflecting on the industry’s rich history in order to show how past trends give us insight into future growth. In subsequent articles, Cindy will closely examine the inner workings of new technology while sharing her passion for the classics of days gone by.

Of all the drive components under scrutiny today, one of the greatest may very well be the steering system. Aside from aesthetics, most never even realize the progression that is taking place. With the exception of introducing hydraulic assisted systems on a commercial scale in 1951 - the most profound change from a driver’s perspective -...Full Article »