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.
15 May 2013
An official article on the new digital technologies used by Ford during the design process: from 3D printing to the CAVE (Computer Automated Virtual Environment).
30 Apr 2013
UK-based Prodrive has announced a new manufacturing process that allows to produce deep-luster colored carbon composites.
21 Feb 2013
An exclusive in-depth overview of X-Rite Pantone's Total Appearance Capture technology, the innovative solution for creating accurate digital materials that will be presented during the Press Days of the upcoming Geneva Show.
19 Feb 2013
Honda has announced the development of a new technology to join steel and aluminum that enables the adoption of aluminum for outer car body panels. The first production application is the new 2014 Acura RLX.
15 Feb 2013
Two new official videos on the 2014 Corvette Stingray, documenting the design process behind the interior and the use of lightweight, shape memory alloys.
23 Jan 2013
At the Innovation Day PSA Group has presented a number of new technologies and innovations, including the VéLV electric concept, the EMP2 modular platform, the Hybrid Air system and new solutions for fuel efficiency.
10 Jan 2013
Color science and technology company X-Rite has developed a new capturing technology for creating digital materials that enable physically correct simulations.
22 Dec 2012
Hyundai has previewed the first prototype of its own Connectivity Concept aimed at integrating the use of smartphones in its production models starting from 2015.