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Electronics to Be the Differentiator in Vehicles of Future: Freescale

Electronics to Be the Differentiator in Vehicles of Future: Freescale

Freescale Semiconductor India, an embedded micro-controller and micro-processor supplier which also makes sensors and analog chips for automotive sector, is pinning its hopes on two-wheelers getting digitally equipped and a better 2014 to wipe-off the memories of not-so-memorable 2013. Freescale believes that going forward electronics on vehicles will become the differentiator in an ever-crowding auto market in India. “Earlier the[Read More…]

by February 3, 2014 Web Exclusive
Back to the future with the e-Bee

Back to the future with the e-Bee

Fully compatible with electric vehicle and hybrid platforms Yet another revolution in mobility is in the offing. Visteon Corporation, one of the leading global automotive suppliers, is showcasing its e-Bee vehicle concept to customers and media in Japan as part of an Asia tour. The e-Bee is designed to explore new and alternative ways of using a vehicle, including car-sharing,[Read More…]

by January 31, 2014 Web Exclusive
It plays cool when the heat is on

It plays cool when the heat is on

Potential applications for the material in the engine compartment include air tubes, inlet pipes and add-on body parts that are subject to high thermal stresses. Lanxess, a specialty chemicals company, is launching two new high-tech heat stabilising systems — the XTS1 and XTS2 — for Durethan polyamide products. The XTS1 can withstand longterm service temperatures of upto 200 °C. Potential[Read More…]

by January 31, 2014 Web Exclusive