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.
An article that gives some details on the work done by the Audi Quality Assurance department on the A3, including the use of master jigs to optimize dimensional fits and the colors and materials matching operations.
As an industry first, DaimlerChrysler is developing a special simulation tool capable of determining how a vehicle body can be painted as efficiently as possible or how an existing painting process can be improved.
Ford Motor Company is studying an advanced adaptive lighting system which will offer significant enhancements in nighttime driving safety. It is adopted on three concept cars presented at the 2006 Detroit Show.