Automotive Innovation
The Science and Engineering behind Cutting-Edge Automotive Technology

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Automotive Innovation: The Science and Engineering behind Cutting-Edge Automotive Technology provides a survey of innovative automotive technologies in the auto industry. Automobiles are rapidly changing, and this text explores these trends. IC engines, transmissions, and chassis are being improved, and there are advances in digital control, manufacturing, and materials. New vehicles demonstrate improved  performance, safety and efficiency factors; electric vehicles represent a green energy alternative, while sensor technologies and computer processors redefine the nature of driving. The text explores these changes, the engineering and science behind them, and directions for the future.

Chapter 1

Bringing the Fire

Chapter 2

The End of Compromise

Chapter 3

Getting Power to the Pavement

Chapter 4

Electric Machines

Chapter 5

Electrified Powertrains

Chapter 6

The Electric Fuel Tank

Chapter 7

Automotive Architecture

Chapter 8

The Power of Shape

Chapter 9

Smarter Cars