QUALITY

Hyundai Puts Best Practices into Action Against COVID-19

Hyundai Hope on Wheels is providing $4-million in grants for drive-thru testing and kits to perform the tests

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

Why Electric Commercial Trucks Matter

Sure, they’re not as trendy as an EV sports SUV, but they can make a big difference in terms of addressing air quality.
#Volvo

Include Inspection in Automation Plans

Expand your thinking for process and quality improvement.
#Siemens

Track-Testing Schaeffler’s e-Mobility Tech

For years Schaeffler Group USA has been helping carmakers make their powertrains more efficient through electrification, supplying everything from components to turnkey systems.
#Schaeffler

Improving Production Quality

Researchers in the U.K. may have achieved line-rate BIW inspection

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Check out recordings of past live webinars on trending automotive topics. 

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Testing EV Systems for Leaks

Nobody wants water leaking into electric car battery packs. But keeping them dry can be a challenge, says Thomas Parker, North American automotive sales manager for Inficon Holding AG.
#tech

Quality

Testing the Building Blocks for Self-Driving Vehicles

VSI Labs helps developers of technologies for self-driving cars better understand how their products affect the vehicle’s overall performance.
#tech

Quality

Leak-Testing for EV Batteries

Leak-testing expert INFICON Holding AG can help carmakers keep moisture out of electronic devices, including under-floor batteries for electric cars.
#tech

Nissan Manufacturing Wish List

What are the sorts of things that people at Nissan North American manufacturing ops are looking for?
#Nissan #Infiniti #facilities

Seven Cool Tools

Increase operational productivity with these new developments
#HP

Dodge Soars to Top of J.D. Power Quality Report

New survey questions turn 2020 results topsy-turvy
#Audi #Infiniti #Dodge

Foretellix Aims to Fortify Autonomous Testing

Much more testing is needed, but it’s the quality not quantity that will make the difference
#Volvo #Tesla #Volkswagen

Hyundai Touts Clean HVAC Tech

Improving air quality during and after your ride
#Kia #tech #Hyundai

Aurora Aims Big with Autonomous Testing in Texas

Startup targets commercial truck applications
#Volvo #Kia #Amazon

Tesla’s New Model Y Grapples with Quality Issues

Accelerated launch schedule has reaped supply, production issues
#quality #Tesla

Ford Shares Sensor Test Data for Autonomous Vehicles

Before being set loose on roads, self-driving vehicles need a comprehensive view of what they could encounter
#Aptiv #Waymo #Ford

UAW Pushes Back on Production Plans

United Auto Workers says May 4 is too soon to resume auto production. The Union wants more testing to ensure safe workplaces. 
#Chrysler #Fiat #FiatChryslerAutomobiles

Predicting Parts Failures Sooner

Database of 3 billion service incidents helps carmakers spot failures
#tech #quality

Light Scanning Speeded

This new system works with a portable CMM arm for scanning large surfaces

Omron and Production Traceability

Helping manufacturers hike quality by more closely tracking parts
#quality