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AAH #253 – On the Shores of Advanced Automotive Technology

August 7th, 2014 at 5:00pm

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It’s a special edition from the 2014 CAR Management Briefing Seminars in Traverse City, Michigan!

SPECIAL GUESTS:
Chuhee Lee, Deputy Director, VW Electronics Research Lab, VW Group of America
Han Hendricks, VP, Advanced Product Development and Sales, Johnson Controls, Inc.
Dr. Mark White, Chief Engineer, Body Complete Business Unit, Jaguar Land Rover
Kregg Wiggins, SVP, Powertrains, Continental
Prof. Frank Zhao, PhD, Director, TASRI (Tsinghua Automotive Strategy Research Institute)

All that and much more with John McElroy, Autoline.tv and Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production.

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Continental Technology Provides 360-Degree 3D View – CAR MBS 2014

August 6th, 2014 at 5:31pm

New technology from Continental takes the top-down camera view to the next level and allows you to virtually walk around your car in 3D — all from the rear-view mirror.

#InternYazaki: Executives Debate Future Powertrains & More at CAR MBS 2014

August 6th, 2014 at 4:35pm



What do you think is the future for vehicles?! Combustion engines, diesel engines, electric, hybrid or hydrogen fuel cells? V.P.s from Nissan, Toyota, BOSCH and Delphi sound off. #MBS2014 #internyazaki


Autoline is partnering with Yazaki to offer a unique perspective of the 2014 CAR Management Briefing Seminars. During the week of CAR MBS, Yazaki interns will be posting their insights to Instagram and Twitter using #InternYazaki. We’ll be sharing some of the most interesting of those posts right here on Autoline.tv, so check back often. The opinions and reports from the intern correspondents are their own and do not reflect the editorial position of Autoline.


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Bosch Working to Prepare Auto Techs for Diesel Tidal Wave – CAR MBS 2014

August 6th, 2014 at 3:03pm

As diesel continues to play an increasing role in the automotive landscape, Mike Mansuetti, President of Robert Bosch LLC, explains what the company is doing to make sure automotive technicians are prepared.

#InternYazaki: Automakers Reach Out to Millennials & More at CAR MBS 2014

August 6th, 2014 at 12:35pm



Learning about the wifi feature in GM vehicles! Technology in the automotive industry is innovative and transforming for the millennial consumers! #internyazaki #MBS2014


Autoline is partnering with Yazaki to offer a unique perspective of the 2014 CAR Management Briefing Seminars. During the week of CAR MBS, Yazaki interns will be posting their insights to Instagram and Twitter using #InternYazaki. We’ll be sharing some of the most interesting of those posts right here on Autoline.tv, so check back often. The opinions and reports from the intern correspondents are their own and do not reflect the editorial position of Autoline.


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Michigan Creating “Connected Village” to Grow V2V Technology – CAR MBS 2014

August 6th, 2014 at 11:46am

Governor Rick Snyder of the State of Michigan tells John McElroy that he’s working to create a “connected village” which will help to spur the development of vehicle-to-vehicle technology. Could billions of dollars be saved by using current road infrastructure more effectively?

Nissan Boosts Sales with Better Dealer Relations – CAR MBS 2014

August 6th, 2014 at 10:20am

Nissan sales have made a big turnaround. Senior VP of Sales & Marketing and Operations Fred Diaz tells Autoline that it has to do, in part, with better dealer relations. He explains what Nissan did to turn the sagging partnership around.

Efficient Sealing Technology Gets this Vehicle to 448 MPG – CAR MBS 2014

August 5th, 2014 at 5:52pm

Supported by Freudenberg Sealing Technologies, this vehicle achieves 448 MPG due in part to the company’s efficient seals.

Helping Automakers Navigate the ZEV Mandate Maze – CAR MBS 2014

August 5th, 2014 at 4:12pm

Brett Smith from the Center for Automotive Research briefs John McElroy on the discussion coming out of his Advanced Powertrain panel at CAR MBS 2014. As automakers struggle to meet the ZEV requirements CARB says it can be flexible.

#InternYazaki: Google Glass Demo & More at CAR MBS 2014

August 5th, 2014 at 4:12pm



Trying out Google Glass! Reminds me of the Head Up Display #MBS2014 #internyazaki


Autoline is partnering with Yazaki to offer a unique perspective of the 2014 CAR Management Briefing Seminars. During the week of CAR MBS, Yazaki interns will be posting their insights to Instagram and Twitter using #InternYazaki. We’ll be sharing some of the most interesting of those posts right here on Autoline.tv, so check back often. The opinions and reports from the intern correspondents are their own and do not reflect the editorial position of Autoline.


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