Engineering the 2020 GMC Sierra HD

Tim Herrick and his team create a no-compromise vehicle for people who like to do things like tow trailers that make tiny houses look, well, really small.


The Koenigsegg Jesko Has An Amazing Engine

It is hard to believe that this is a vehicle in “serial” production with such extraordinary powertrain performance


Karma, Hella & Advances in Tech

From electrically driven luxury vehicles to headlamps that shine better than jewels


About the 2020 Lincoln Aviator

Where poetry meets engineering. Really.


Lightening Up Through Topology Optimization

Products can be lighter and better through the application of topology optimization. However, they might look somewhat different. . .


UL Goes EV

The well-known testing and certification firm is building a big EV test lab


INEOS Automotive & the Grenadier

A new automotive company will be making a no-nonsense 4x4. And it is not an EV startup.


SEAT Leon Sales Beyond Spain

The VW MQB-based model is doing well—especially in Germany


AutoPacific: What the IVAs Say

  You might be surprised what OEMs aren’t paying attention to


Engineering the 2020 Cadillac XT6

Cadillac adds a new model to its SUV lineup, one characterized by “noble elegance.”


All About the 2020 Nissan Versa

Small car with big ideas


Mopar Makes It Special

For those who are modifying an FCA vehicle, there is only one word they need to know: Mopar

Interiors & Electronics

Honda Addresses Airbags

Safety may not be as sexy as some aspects of automobility, but it is certainly the most essential

Interiors & Electronics

Exploring the 2020 Ford Explorer Hybrid

When the all-new 2020 Ford Explorer was being developed, the decision was made to provide a hybrid version of the midsize utility. Given the demands of customers for what a vehicle like the Explorer is supposed to do, Ford engineers worked to develop a new hybrid system. Here’s a look.


Hyundai Palisade Brings the Space

The challenge is easy to state but the execution is hard to pull off: Create an all-new midsize sport utility that can more than hold its own against well-established competitors like the Ford Explorer, Honda Pilot and Toyota Highlander, and new ones like the Subaru Ascent and the Volkswagen Atlas. Introducing the Palisade.


2020 Chevrolet Corvette: Long Time Coming

Yes, the 8th generation Corvette is red-hot


The Future of the Auto Industry Really Is Now

If you’re an automotive supplier, you really need to see this show


Waymo and CAE

In its effort to transform mobility, Waymo is racking up lots of miles—most of them simulated.


Good News for Sedan Product Planners

Sedans may be down, but a global study conducted by Nissan shows that they’re certainly not out.

Materials & Lightweighting

2020 Mustang Shelby GT500 Numbers Released

The aluminum mill in the Mustang Shelby GT500 really churns out some performance.


The Volvo-Uber Production XC90

Think of Uber and Volvo getting readier for prime time in the autonmous vehicle space.


Students Driving Autonomous Tech Forward

This is where the future of autonomous vehicle engineering is going to come from.


Clever Structural Engineering for EV Motorcycle

Although the Vector is an innovative, electric, high-performance café racer, it also happens to be extraordinarily well-designed.


2019 Mazda3 Sedan Premium FWD

As Mazda pivots to “premium,” it is doing more than just talking about it, as the new Mazda3 proves.