UC Berkeley Engineers Turn CPAP Machines into Ventilators

Not for acute care, but there are plenty of people who can use these devices to breathe


GM Tightens Its Belt

Pay cuts for staff, deferred product programs to avoid “serious damage”


Ford’s Project Apollo: Working With 3M and GE Healthcare for COVID-19 Response

Putting manufacturing engineering knowhow and clever design and product development in the battle against COVID-19


GM Names New CTO and Communications Chief

Jon Lauckner and Tony Cervone retiring at the end of June


Denso: We Want Creative Thinkers

Looking for a “strategic mindset” in software engineers and others


GM Develops a New Electrical Platform

GM engineers create a better electrical architecture that can handle the ever-increasing needs of vehicle systems


Robot Developments for Automotive Applications

Spot welding continues to be a major application area in automotive and robot manufacturers are improving the tech to make that happen as efficiently as possible.


How to Build an NSX Engine

Or maybe that should be “How Acura hand builds a 500-hp V6 in a factory in Ohio”


JLR Aims to Reshape Driver's Seat Fitness

In the middle of a long trip, motorists often feel the need to “stretch their legs” to relieve stiffness. Jaguar Land Rover is developing a seating system to help.

Materials & Lightweighting

Engineering the 2020 Lincoln Corsair

These are the elements that make up both a promise and a bill of materials.


Engineering the 2020 Escape

Key factors leading to the all-new generation of the crossover.


VinFast and Digital Speed

When you’re talking about a 21-month development from design to production, you’re talking about blistering speed. And that’s what a startup has accomplished.


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


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

Interiors & Electronics

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