Monthly Archives: نوفمبر 2014

North American International Auto Show 2015

North American International Auto Show 2015

Photo: Some rights reserved by Corvair Owner 2015 Public Show Experience the next generation of transportation at the North American International Auto Show 2015. See more than 500 vehicles on display, representing the most innovative designs in the world and experience North America’s largest and most prestigious automotive showcase.   Public Show Dates and Times Saturday, January 17 – Saturday, January 24, 2015 9 a.m. – 10 p.m. (no admittance after 9 p.m.) Sunday, January 25, 2015 9 a.m. – 7 p.m. (no admittance after 6 p.m.)   Tickets Adults: $13 per person Seniors: $7 (65 and older) Children: … Continue reading

Eco-Car Factory in Thailand Will be Built by SAIC

Eco-Car Factory in Thailand Will be Built by SAIC

Photo: Some rights reserved by kyle simourd SAIC Motor Corporation (600104.SH) said Tuesday it will found a joint venture with its main shareholder SAIC Group to develop and produce hybrid and electromotive vehicles using alternative energy, the Shanghai Securities News reported. Wu Huan, president of the company, confirmed that 110,000 units of the new plant’s overall annual capacity will be allocated to the production of eco-car, to be sold across the ASEAN region under the MG brand. The remainder of the plant’s capacity will be used to produce other MG vehicles. SAIC Motor-CP Co Ltd already has a 50,000-unit … Continue reading

BMW Will Receive Tech Collaboration From Tesla

BMW Will Receive Tech Collaboration From Tesla

Photo: Some rights reserved by jurvetson A future where the electric car is ubiquitous cannot be built by one company alone, regardless of the hype around Tesla and its progress in consumer automotive space. That’s why it’s exciting to hear from Elon Musk himself about talks between BMW and Tesla, even if they’re only informal, around potential collaboration on battery and charger technology. “We are talking about whether we can collaborate in battery technology or charging stations,” Musk said in the interview, according to Reuters. However, a Tesla spokesperson has tempered things by saying no formal agreements are in … Continue reading

Pomona Swap Meet & Classic Car Show

Pomona Swap Meet & Classic Car Show

Photo: Some rights reserved by experience Madeira, Algarve, Brazil !! Event Hours SUNDAY: 5:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. Rain or Shine, we swap! For the best shopping, swapping and auto viewing, it is recommended to arrive early; remember, “early bird gets the worm.” The Pomona Swap Meet & Classic Car Show is a one-day event held at Fairplex in the city of Pomona, California. Dec 7th, 2014 The Pomona Swap Meet and Classic Car Show is held seven times per year at the Fairplex in Pomona, California. Thousands of classic cars (many for sale, some just for show) from … Continue reading

Maurizio Arrivabene New Ferrari Boss

Maurizio Arrivabene New Ferrari Boss

Photo: Some rights reserved by Fuzzyol Ferrari has confirmed Maurizio Arrivabene will replace Marco Mattiacci as team principal with immediate effect. Arrivabene was vice president of Philip Morris and has been brand ambassador for Marlboro since 2007. Rumours in the Abu Dhabi paddock last weekend suggested such a move was imminent and that Mattiacci would be moved into a more senior role at Ferrari. Throughout his time at Philip Morris Arrivabene has been closely involved in its partnership with Ferrari. His standing is such that he has been the representative for F1′s sponsors on the F1 Commission since 2010. … Continue reading

AutoRama

AutoRama

Photo: Some rights reserved by aresauburn™ George R. Brown Convention Center | Houston, USA | 27-30 Nov 2014 Autorama-Houston ranks as one of the premier automobile industry trade shows in the United States. The show is attended by nearly 70000 visitors at each of its editions and serves as an ideal platform for leading professionals in the industry to directly interact with each other and deliberate on the latest happenings in the automotive sector. A large number of eminent companies come to exhibit at the show, displaying different types of vehicles and accessories, including commercial cars, passenger automobiles, garage … Continue reading

NVIDIA: the Future of In-Car Tech

NVIDIA: the Future of In-Car Tech

Photo: Some rights reserved by Laineema As we learnt from its most recent quarterly financial reports, and post results investor call, Nvidia has been investing heavily in implementing in-car technology with good returns. We heard that “automakers are using Tegra to help reinvent the driving experience,” and sales of Tegra based car infotainment systems doubled in the year leading up to those results. Now Nvidia is showing that it will keep up the in-car momentum with a new official blog post about its collaboration with Audi. Driver-assist features include things like sounding an alarm when you’re reversing into a … Continue reading

Dalton Kellett Signed with Andretti Autosport for 2015

Dalton Kellett Signed with Andretti Autosport for 2015

Photo: Some rights reserved by bobaliciouslondon Andretti Autosport confirmed today that Dalton Kellett has joined its Mazda Road to Indy roster. The 21-year-old will drive the No. 28 K-Line machine for the Indianapolis-based team for his sophomore season in the Pro Mazda Championship presented by Cooper Tires. With one podium, two top-five and nine top-10 finishes, Kellett came away 10th in the 2014 season, the Canadian’s rookie year. The Toronto native raced in the Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship powered by Mazda for two years before his graduation to Pro Mazda. Prior to his involvement in the Mazda Road to … Continue reading

China International Automotive Show

China International Automotive Show

Photo: Some rights reserved by InSapphoWeTrust 18 – 20 December 2014 / China, Shanghai Home > Auto Show China Event Type : Fair and Exhibition Categories : Automotive, Automobiles, Automotive Aftermarket, Cars Venue : SWEECC – Shanghai World Expo Exhibition And Convention Center Click for map & venue info 1099, Guozhan Road Shanghai China China International Automotive Show is starting on 18 December, 2014 and ending on 20 December, 2014. The place of the Fair and Exhibition was picked as Shanghai World Expo Exhibition And Convention Center. AUTO SHOW CHINA, China International Automotive Show is regarded as one of … Continue reading

Locking differential

Locking differential

Photo: Some rights reserved by MarkDoliner A locking differential, differential lock, diff lock or locker is a variation on the standard automotive differential. A locking differential may provide increased traction compared to a standard, or “open” differential by restricting each of the two wheels on an axle to the same rotational speed without regard to available traction or differences in resistance seen at each wheel. A locking differential is designed to overcome the chief limitation of a standard open differential by essentially “locking” both wheels on an axle together as if on a common shaft. This forces both wheels … Continue reading