Entries by elanpr

Compact, high power ‘crate’ EV powertrain simplifies switch to electrification for niche vehicle manufacturers

  Swindon Powertrain’s High Power Density EV system is a highly compact ‘ready to integrate’ electric powertrain for light commercial, sports, classic and recreational vehicles.  A new compact 80kW ‘crate’ powertrain that makes it easier for specialist OEMs to electrify their low volume sports cars, light commercial and recreational vehicles has been announced. Swindon Powertrain’s […]

JBL and Garage Italia Amp Up the Sound of Custom Cars

JBL becomes the preferred audio partner of Milan-based Garage Italia with legendary sound for custom-designed cars  HARMAN International, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. focused on connected technologies for automotive, consumer and enterprise markets, and Milan-based Garage Italia, specialised in customising vehicles, today announced a new partnership, that will bring legendary JBL sound […]

First self-contained engineering-class driving simulator unveiled, capable of validating the latest automotive megatrends

  Ansible Motion’s Theta C compact driving simulator is a powerful, self-contained cube that opens opportunities for rapid deployment of engineering class driving simulators in any location An effective driver-in-the-loop simulator to validate and showcase increasingly complex vehicle systems, including ADAS, active safety systems and autonomy A key tool for connecting real people with virtual […]

Falken factory-fit for Audi Q3

Further OE announcements for Falken Tyre Europe with contract to supply Audi’s compact SUV  Audi’s compact SUV, the Q3, is the latest vehicle to be factory-fitted with Falken’s high performance tyres. Nimble in the city, agile on country roads and balanced on the motorway, the versatile family SUV will be fitted with the 215/65R17 99V […]

Falken sponsors AUDI NINES mountain bike event

  Nearly 4,000 spectators experienced live the AUDI NINES mountain bike spectacle on offer to them in the Ellweiler quarry near Birkenfeld last Saturday. 28 of the world’s best mountain bikers from eleven nations gathered there to spend a week producing film and media content in a spectacular setting, with a public contest day as […]

Falken is OEM for new Toyota Corolla

  Tyres from two Falken series have been chosen as original equipment for the new Toyota Corolla models, available since March 2019. The new vehicles will be fitted with the ZIEX ZE914B ECORUN tyre in sizes 225/40R18 92 W XL and 225/45R17 91W, and the SINCERA SN832B tyre in size 205/55R16 91V. The world’s best-selling […]

Aston Martin Vanquish 25 by CALLUM project announced by R-Reforged

  Niederwil (Switzerland) / Warwick (UK) 2nd September 2019 – R-Reforged is proud to announce a new unique project today, the Aston Martin Vanquish 25 by CALLUM. CALLUM has revisited one of Ian Callum’s most iconic creations. A limited run of 25 reborn vehicles, it is the latest in a series of exclusive R-Reforged editions fully […]

NIO and Razer Jointly Launch the NIO ES6 Night Explorer Limited Edition Vehicle

Shanghai, China – August 2, 2019 – Today, global electric vehicle company, NIO, and the leading global lifestyle brand for gamers, Razer, officially announced the beginning of a cross-platform partnership. As the first project in this partnership, the NIO ES6 Night Explorer Limited Edition Vehicle will make its debut at 2019 ChinaJoy at the Razer […]

Energy Harvester generates electricity from inside tyres

  A new technology that could see tyres generate electricity whilst driving is being developed by engineers in Japan. Falken’s parent company, Sumitomo Rubber Industries, together with Professor Hiroshi Tani of Kansai University, have developed the Energy Harvester that takes advantage of the build up of static electricity, known as frictional charging, to produce power […]