18 Jul 2014
Following the recently previewed Transparent Bonnet virtual imaging system, Jaguar Land Rover has now released a video showcasing its Virtual Windscreen, a system that offers an enhanced ‘virtual’ view of the road or race track. The system uses...
20 Jun 2014
Sharp has developed the Free-Form Display, an evolution of the conventional display systems that allows to have arbitrary, non-rectangular shapes, thanks to the IGZO technology and proprietary circuits.
6 Jun 2014
Ford has released a preview video and the first details on its Adaptive Steering technology, which is expected to debut on series production models within 12 months.
5 Jun 2014
Google has recently unveiled an early prototype of its autonomous vehicle, showcasing a distinctively friendly, cute-ish styling. We report the first details along with the opinions of top designers published by the Fast Company magazine.
5 Jun 2014
Ford is testing new materials and technology on a Fusion-derived experimental car, which achieves a 25 percent weight reduction and showcases potential solutions for future models.
29 Apr 2014
Nissan is working on an innovative nano-paint technology capable of repelling dirt. The first prototype - a Nissan Note - is currently under testing and will allow to evaluate potential aftermarket applications.
14 Apr 2014
Volvo has developed a rearward-faced child seat concept that inflates in less than 40 seconds and features an innovative pump system, advanced materials and a bluetooth connection.
9 Apr 2014
Land Rover is developing an augmented reailty system that allows driver to see a view of the terrain ahead, making the front of the car virtually invisible from the inside.
1 Feb 2014
Honda has released 3D STL data for exterior designs of a number of past concept cars, including the 2013 NSX Concept, suitable for being replicated with 3D printers.
7 Jan 2014
Volvo announced a partnership with the sports protective gear manufacturer POC to exchange knowledge and to explore new ideas within safety and design.
27 Dec 2013
An official document that explains how General Motors is using 3D scanning technologies for competitive benchmarking and for streamlining the design development process.
13 Dec 2013
An official document that explains the importance of the 3D scanning technology as a way for reducing the development times of the Cadillac Elmiraj Concept.
22 Oct 2013
A series of three video episodes produced by Ferrari and presented by design chief Simone Resta who gives a detailed overview of the aerodynamics design behind today's F1 Cars.
17 Oct 2013
Volvo has announced the development of an innovative concept for lightweight structural energy storage components that could improve the energy usage of future electrified vehicles.
10 Oct 2013
Infiniti and Red Bull Racing Team have produced a mini series of four video episodes covering different aspects of the development of an F1 cars: R&D, composites, manufacturing and assembly.
12 Sep 2013
At SIGGRAPH ASIA 2013, researchers from Scientists Tel-Aviv University in Israel and Tsinghua University in Beijing have presented an experimental software capable of recognize and extract 3D models from simple photographs.
4 Jul 2013
Ford is developing a flexible manufacturing process for rapidly forming sheet metal parts, allowing to cut costs and times for low volume production applications.
7 Jun 2013
Jaguar Land Rover will lead a five year research program on virtual simulation in collaboration with the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) and four leading UK universities.