BUSINESS

Propulsion

Automotive Lighting & Shining a Light on the Past

We talk advanced lighting strategies and learn from a historian on the “Autoline After Hours”
#MercedesBenz #Bosch #Magna

Design

Magna Makes Masks: And You Can, Too

Global supplier addresses critical need for protective masks—including instructions how you can make them at home
#Google #Magna

Production

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
#engineer #tech #people

How To Thrive in the Automotive Downturn

As global markets start to slow, automotive companies must realize that technology disruption makes this downturn fundamentally different – and thriving requires a new approach.

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Hybrid

Building Hondas and Acuras Is a Family Affair

First-hand insights into building NSXes, Accords and much more
#Acura #Honda #Hyundai

Propulsion

GM’s Electric Offensive and Other Automotive Developments

Here’s a solid hour of informative observations about what’s going on in the auto industry right now
#Acura #Honda #Hyundai

Materials & Lightweighting

It’s “Only” an Escalade

Executing the interior of the new version of Cadillac’s venerable flagship, Escalade
#Acura #Honda #Hyundai

Marketing

Detroit Cancels 2020 Auto Show

The NAIAS venue will become a temporary hospital for Michigan’s rising number of coronavirus victims.
#facilities #Ford #Chrysler

Business

Ford to Resume Production at 13 Plants in N. America

Ford, and maybe other carmakers, plan April restarts
#facilities #Chrysler #Fiat

Production

Auto Industry Teams Up to Produce Medical Equipment to Combat the Coronavirus

General Motors, Ford, Fiat Chrysler and Tesla are forging new partnerships to combat the coronavirus
#Chrysler #Fiat #Ford

Economics

Cheap Gas, But Nowhere to Go

Oil glut promises cheap fuel all year

Interiors & Electronics

Redesigned Genesis G80 Sedan Follows Winning Formula

Lighter, sleek styling and lots of tech—and new engines
#Hyundai #Apple #HP

Business

GM and Ford Have a Lot of Loyalty

2019 customers show solid support for OEMs with Automotive Loyalty Awards
#Chevrolet #Chrysler #Ford

Business

High Tech for the Factory Floor

You’ve heard about Industry 4.0. This system can help manufacturers realize it to great benefit
#Dodge #Ford #Hyundai

Design

The Other Side: 3D Printing for Medical Equipment: Stat

A 21st century tool to help take on the 21st century virus. And if you have capacity, you can help.
#Stratasys

Business

Trump Vows “At Least a Little Bit” of Auto Industry Aid

Partsmakers say they are in dire need.

Design

A Visual Pursuit of Value at Adient

An approach to value analysis/value engineering at one of the world’s leading seating suppliers.
#Adient

Business

The Other Side: One Good Thing

Don’t put your head in the sand and wait for the coronavirus to pass

Electronics

Denso: We Want Creative Thinkers

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