INTERIORS & ELECTRONICS

Interiors & Electronics

2021 Mazda CX-9 Signature AWD

One of the best midsize crossovers—and you’re likely not familiar with it.
#Ford #Toyota #Mazda

January 7, 9am CST

AutoBeat Live is a monthly 30-minute show featuring conversations with leading observers of and people in the auto industry. Each episode will include insights about what’s happening—things that may affect suppliers to the industry. 

Batteries

Designing and Engineering the Lucid Air

Developing an electric vehicle—comprehensively and deliberately.
#AutolineAfterHours #Lucid #Tesla

Hybrid

Engineering the 2020 Nissan Sentra

An inside look on how an impressive compact sedan came to be
#Tesla #AutolineAfterHours #Lucid

Sales

Talking Acura TLX

The folks in charge of developing and manufacturing the fifth-generation TLX talk on “Autoline After Hours.”
#Tesla #Lucid #AutolineAfterHours

Interiors & Electronics

Qualcomm and Great Wall Motors Connect

Companies developing a range of self-driving capabilities
#tech #GreatWallMotors #Qualcomm

Interiors & Electronics

NASCAR, Amelia Island Concours and More

A special “Autoline After Hours” with Ray Evernham and Bill Warner
#AutolineAfterHours #Porsche #Chevrolet

Aluminum

Engineering the 2021 Ford F-150

When you’re making a new F-Series, you’ve got a lot riding on everything you do
#tech #body #Ford

Interiors & Electronics

ZF Delves into the Middle(ware)

An important layer between traditional software and hardware that will help enable next-generation technologies
#safety #ZF #tech

Electronics

Bosch Books $3 Billion in Software Business

Adding an exclamation point to its 17,000-person cross-domain computing division
#Bosch

Interiors & Electronics

2020 VW Jetta GLI 2.0T Autobahn

As most people are driving far less nowadays, you might as well have a bit of fun while doing it—but also while remaining fiscally responsible
#Volkswagen

Interiors & Electronics

What Windows You Should Open to Minimize C-19 Risk

University researchers used CFD to determine how to reduce possible contamination between driver and passenger

Business

Chesbrough on the Numbers Now & What the Future May Be Like

What do tech and economics do to the vehicle market? Charlie Chesbrough has some ideas
#people

Design

Designing Better User Interfaces

Current infotainment systems leave a lot to be desired. What needs to change?

Batteries

Safety Tech: Five Items of Interest

Addressing the issues that are caused by collisions.
#tech

Steel

2021 Nissan Rogue: Five Ways They’ve Improved the Brand’s Best Seller

It is the ever-vexing challenge: Making something popular better—with what it takes to get new customers without alienating the existing ones. 
#Nissan