Category Archives : Technologies

Wabco AMT Optidrive gearshift stalk

IAB Report – Over 2,000 buses in India to be fitted with AMT gearboxes this..

May 23, 2014 - 9:20am IST

Wabco India, a major components and systems supplier to most commercial vehicle OEMs in India, showcased its recently developed AMT technology in Chennai this week..

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Report – Supercharging could be the new megatrend in India

Oct 4, 2013 - 2:11pm IST

If Eaton has its way, we could see OEMs in India adopting supercharging on their future engines. Overdrive reports that Eaton is developing a small.

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Must watch – BMW tries to explain its new technologies with humour

Aug 3, 2012 - 10:59am IST

Modern cars are packed with technologies such as TCS, ASP, ESP, DSG, ASG etc are very difficult to explain to the lay man who would.

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Totally Technical- Hyundai’s 6-speed transaxle Automatic gearbox

Dec 24, 2008 - 3:06pm IST

Hyundai is turning out to be a global contender in every respect. They announced their ultra modern diesel engines, the Kappa petrols, the genesis coupe,.

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Fuel from trees highly possible- Diesel making Fungus Discovered

Nov 6, 2008 - 6:29pm IST

A special fungus found on the ulmo tree in the Patagonian rainforest between Argentina and Chile could produce diesel(biofuel) suitable for cars, according to scientists.

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Bloodhound SSC To Break Land Speed Record At 1000 Mph!

Oct 25, 2008 - 3:40am IST

The Bloodhound SSC is a purpose built rocket on wheels! It comes from the makers of the current land speed record holder(Thrust SSC) Richard Noble.

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Electric Mini rolls in

Oct 20, 2008 - 5:01pm IST

Electric cars seem to be the future and although one might argue that their carbon footprint is almost the same as a normal IC engined.

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Researchers find alternative for steel in cars- High potential Option for car makers

Oct 10, 2008 - 4:01pm IST

It is recognized that lighter cars excel is all aspects- performance, handling, mileage and costs. We even saw a earlier post on Maruti Suzuki considering.

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New Fuel-Injection Shock Treatment Increases Mileage

Oct 9, 2008 - 5:12pm IST

Now days, considerable research is done in stretching that drop of fuel to a little bit more distance. Some researchers at Temple University in Philadelphia.

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