|HONDA UNVEILS 2015 INDYCAR SUPER SPEEDWAY AERO KIT|
|◾To be used at the Indianapolis 500
◾Manufacturer seeking 11th Indianapolis 500 victory since 2004
◾First public running to take place Sunday at Indianapolis
SPEEDWAY, Indiana (April 30, 2015) – Honda today debuted the 'Super Speedway' aero kit of aerodynamic upgrades and components its teams will use at this year's 99th running of the Indianapolis 500.
The Honda Super Speedway Aero Kit, produced by Honda Performance Development, Honda's racing arm in North America, includes a var...[Read more...]|
|HONDA UNVEILS 2015 INDYCAR SERIES AERO KITS|
|◾Road Course/Short Oval package shown
◾Efficient development utilized CFD and multiple simulation tools
◾Wide range of aerodynamic tuning options available to teams
TORRANCE, Calif. (March 9, 2015) – Honda today debuted the package of aerodynamic upgrades and components its teams will use in the 2015 Verizon IndyCar Series, as the manufacturer seeks to add to an already impressive list of accomplishments in American open-wheel racing.
The 2015 Honda Indy car 'aero kit', produced ...[Read more...]|
|Techno Classica 2014: more than 30 racing cars to celebrate 120 years of Mercedes-Benz motor racing history|
|•Cars that were the heroes of magical moments put their stamp on this high-powered, most comprehensive show presentation
•With more than 30 vehicles, Mercedes-Benz Classic presents motor racing history in all its unique breadth and depth
•120 years of Mercedes-Benz motor sport in the focus of the leading international classic motor show
120 years of Mercedes-Benz motor racing history have produced a timeline of extraordinary victories which since 1894 also stand for outstanding innovations ...[Read more...]|
|Steve Kiefer Joins Gm As Vice President Global Powertrain|
|DETROIT – General Motors today announced that Steve Kiefer will join the company effective Sept.1, 2013 to lead its global powertrain operations.
Kiefer, 50, has served in a variety of engineering and leadership roles over his career at both GM and Delphi and brings extensive engine development expertise and knowledge of the global auto business. Kiefer has served as a company senior vice president and president of Delphi's Powertrain Systems since 2011.
'As GM continues to bring n...[Read more...]|
|GMC PICKUPS 101: BUSTING MYTHS OF TRUCK AERODYNAMICS|
|• 2014 Sierra gains fuel economy, quietness from time in wind tunnel|
DETROIT – The all-new 2014 Sierra full-size pickup truck spent more development time in a wind tunnel than any GMC pickup before it, resulting in design changes that benefit both fuel efficiency and interior quietness.
To achieve improved airflow, aerodynamic engineers like Diane Bloch examined every millimeter of the truck to find areas of improvement, debunking some popular myths along the way.
To study...[Read more...]