Soosan Kim

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Can Anyone Stop Amazon from Winning the Industrial Internet?

Just the announcement that Jeff Bezos, Warren Buffett, and Jaime Dimon will be entering the health care space has sent shock waves for industry incumbents such as CVS, Cigna, and UnitedHealth. It also puts a fundamental question back on the agendas of CEOs in other industries: Will software eat the …

Innovation

Polestar 1 unveiled: 441kW, 1000Nm hybrid

News<p>Wednesday 18 October 2017<p>Alborz Fallah<p>Founder<p>Volvo’s performance arm has today unveiled what it calls the very first vehicle of its new era of …

The Lamborghini Terzo Millennio concept is a lightning strike from the future

A box full of wild ideas from Lamborghini and MIT<p>The newest, most outrageous, “super extreme” idea from Lamborghini is a box.<p>Well, metaphorically. The Italian supercar giant unveiled a new slice of its future today with the Terzo Millennio, an electric hypercar concept with some really bold ideas …

Why a Flat Organizational Structure will Fail as You Grow

A few years ago, having a flat organizational structure was all the rage. Well-known companies like Zappos, Medium, and Buffer were singing its …

This Is What Koenigsegg's Record 278 MPH Nevada Speed Run Looked Like Behind The Wheel

On Saturday, the mad Swedes at Koenigsegg did something truly remarkable: in an Agera RS, a factory driver achieved an average speed of 277.9 mph …

Koenigsegg

Dodge Will Now Sell You a Hellcat Crate Engine

Hellcat all the things, burnout all the tires<p>Earlier this month, we wrapped up our year-long test of the Dodge Charger Hellcat, and we have to say, it was absolutely fantastic. No matter how hard we drove it or how many sets of tires we burned through, the Hemi-powered beast proved remarkably …

Sports Cars

Virtual Reality Gets Naughty

In early 2014 Ela Darling, 31, a pornographic actress, recorded her first virtual reality sex scene. She was in a college dorm room at the University of Maryland dressed in an R2-D2 swimsuit and high athletic socks. She sat on a twin bed, next to a wooden desk, and spoke to the camera as if it were …

Prototype carbon subframes cut complexity and weight in cars

As manufacturers look for ways to cut weight and complexity from their cars, a growing number of components are being made from carbon fiber. The …

Carbon Fiber

Carbon fibre: the wonder material with a dirty secret

Researchers are scrambling for ways to get the strong, light material out of landfill and make it ready for recycling and reuse<p>Carbon fibre is increasingly celebrated as a wonder material for the clean economy. Its unique combination of high strength and low weight has helped drive the wind power …

Evolve’s GT carbon fiber electric skateboard is fast but far from the best

With all the noise in the electric skateboard market, new boards need to have a unique or better approach to the category of “last-mile vehicles” to attract new riders. Yet, despite recent recalls, Boosted remains the champion of the niche, with Inboard quickly catching up.<p>But what if you want …

Carbon Fiber

BAC Mono First Car to Use Graphene Composites

The world’s first car made with graphene in its bodywork was at an exhibition to highlight the future technology of graphene.The car which was …

Mitsui, FE form partnership for automotive composite applications

Both companies will work to accelerate the expansion of the automotive carbon fiber market.

Hexcel carbon multiaxials used for Zenos E10 chassis

The engineered carbon fiber multiaxial fabrics ensure that the sports car's floor structure can withstand high seat belt pull-out loads in the event …

BMW 7 Series CFRP: corrections and missing details

Images of the hybrid B pillars being pressed plus joint design, adhesives technology and BMW’s insights into the future needs for CFRP in automotive.

Build 7128 – Subframe and Suspension

Earlier installments of Build128 have taken you through, step-by-step, in how we perform some of the processed we undertake as we construct our cars. …

Si eres un fanático de la fibra de carbono y tienes un Porsche 911 Turbo tenemos buenas noticias

Mario Herraiz | @HerraizM |<p>La <b>fibra de carbono</b> es todo un “must” en el mundo de los <b>deportivos</b>. Prácticamente no hay un coche de vocación prestacional …

Crash-resistant carbon fiber: Why your next frame might just be made of hybrid composites and thermoplastics

<i>One of the typical ironclad rules of structural materials is that as stiffness goes up, ductility goes down. As far as carbon fiber frames are</i> …

Carbon Fiber

Recycled carbon fiber moves into automotive

Chery New Energy Automobile Technology Co. Ltd. in China has pledged to apply recycled carbon fiber from ELG Carbon Fibre to its eQ1 electric …

Rotobox Carbon Fiber Motorcycle Wheels

The Milan <b>EICMA show</b> revealed the vastly improved second generation RBX2 carbon fiber wheels from ROTOBOX, a relatively new producer of such …

Futuristic Concept Shows New Possibilities For Motorcycle Design

Great Japan offer a glimpse at a carbon fiber futuristic motorbike that captures the samurai spirit

New Carbon Fiber Wheels | Rotobox BOOST

The Motorcycle Show in Milan (EICMA) set the stage for the reveal of the newest carbon fibre innovation by the wheel specialist - the Rotobox. Its …

Carbon Fiber

Callaway AeroWagen Corvette Shooting Brake Kit Revealed in the Carbon Fiber

The long-roof 'Vette is finally here<p>It’s been four years since we first saw the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray-based <b>Callaway AeroWagen concept</b>, which Callaway said would reach production. Well, they made good on their word, as the stunning shooting brake conversion kit, which can be fitted on any …

Sports Cars

Products

Markforged<p>Software<p>With automatic version control, real-time fleet management and cloud-based collaboration, Eiger is the world’s most advanced 3D …

Seriforge: A new paradigm for composite preforms

Silicon Valley startup aims to produce complex 3D carbon fiber preforms with z-axis reinforcement at mass production scale using automated processing …

News story: Steering UK innovation: McLaren announces new composites plant

The announcement that McLaren Automotive will open a £50 million composites technology centre in Sheffield to develop carbon fibre chassis for its …

McLaren Will Start Building its Own Carbon Fiber Tubs

Every street or race car McLaren has built since 1981 uses a carbon fiber tub. Now, McLaren will make them in-house.<p>Building carbon fiber monocoques is a complicated and labor-intensive process, and while Christian von Koenigsegg can probably do it in his backyard by hand, even giants like the …

Carbon Fiber

Why Carbon Fiber Is the Miracle Material

Carbon fiber improves everything. So why aren't we making all our cars out of it? We went to Lamborghini's factory to find out.<p>Stronger than steel and a fraction of the weight, carbon fiber is a brilliant invention. Has been for decades. Junior Johnson was building rule-bending Nascar racers out of …

Carbon Fiber

Carbon Fiber Moto Guzzi GT by Renard Motorcycles

Using a Moto Guzzi Quattrovalvole engine as a base, Renard Motorcycles worked to combine a stealthy aesthetic along with a technically advanced …

2017 Bugatti Chiron preview

In the supercar world, a V-8 will cut it, a V-10 is better, and a V-12 is the most desired engine. Then there's Bugatti, the French brand that laughs …

10 Cutting-Edge Auto Technologies Setting a New Standard

Your future car depends on them.<p>What can we expect to become standard equipment in tomorrow's cars? Nearly all these 10 features are already available, but as prices drop, we'll all benefit.<p>[1] Disclaimer: CAUTION! When driving a hybrid vehicle, pay special attention to the area around the vehicle. …

Carbon Fiber