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A Skeptical View of Tesla

Montana Skeptic appears on this edition of “Autoline After Hours” to throw cold water on Tesla, but unlike the Wicked Witch of the West, it doesn’t melt

Gary S. Vasilash
Editor-in-Chief, AutoBeat Group

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
#Ford #GE #engineer

Building Hondas and Acuras Is a Family Affair

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

Potential Savings with an Automated Turning Cell Add Up: Case in Point

Aside from reducing labor and need for extra fixturing, automated turning provides several opportunities for saving time and money. Here’s how.

Process Engineering for an Automated Turning Cell

How does the average shop go about doing all the process engineering to make sure they get the best return on an automated turning center? Murata Machinery USA, makers of Muratec automated twin-spindle turning centers, breaks it down.

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CAR MBS: Manufacturing Ops Need Better Tech, Experts Say

Equipment needs updating—as do the personnel in the industry
#Tesla #Chrysler

Carmakers Ask for a Timeout on Emissions in Europe

COVID-19 blamed for clogging the certification process
#emissions #europe

What Suppliers Need to Know Right Now

This is a time of reckoning for the auto industry, says Paul Eichenberg. He has some recommendations as to how companies can make their way through it.
#Chevrolet #facilities

Another Four Ex-Audi Officials Charged in Diesel Scandal

Continuing probes lengthen list of implicated executives
#Volkswagen #people #europe

GM Charges FCA with Corporate Espionage

New claims of offshore accounts, boardroom moles and more
#Fiat #GeneralMotors #FiatChryslerAutomobiles

Honda Office Workers Hit the Line in Ohio

Staffers requested to help with production work in Ohio
#Honda #facilities

Restart Checklist for Suppliers Developed and Available

Getting your operations back up and running in light of COVID-19 is daunting. This can help
#facilities

Tracking the Experience of Returning to Work

Helping companies track employee concerns about returning to work
#facilities

Ford to Resume Production at 13 Plants in N. America

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

Ford Makes Major Changes at the Top

Farley and Thai-Tang rise. Hinrichs departs.
#Scion #Toyota #Ford

The Auto Industry in 2019—and Beyond

What do events in 2019 portend for the industry’s future?
#Ford #Honda #FiatChryslerAutomobiles

A Scary Look at the Auto Industry

A witch, a clown, a masked vigilante, and a doctor go into a studio. . . .
#Volkswagen #Vauxhall #Honda