Volvo hybrid drive: 60,000 rpm flywheel, 25% boost to mpg
13-pound carbon fiber flywheel would replace the traditonal hybrid's bulky battery pack and electric motor.
Apple’s iOS 7 makes a bold move for the car dash, seeks to replace in-car infotainment
Apple's new iOS 7 and the the revamped Siri voice assistant announced Monday are poised to make big inroads into car dashboards. Control of the center stack could pass from the automaker to the phone ...
Kinetic Energy Recovery Systems - F1 2011 KERS
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Automotive electronics
Automotive electronics are any electrically-generated systems used in road vehicles, such as: carputers, telematics, in-car entertainment systems, etc...Automotive electronics originated from the need...
Novero

Novero is a company making Telematics products for automotive clients. Novero has customers including Audi, Bentley, BMW, Ford of Europe, Jaguar, Land Rover, Mercedes-Benz, Volkswagen, and others...
Novero - Wikipedia
Multi Media Interface
The Multi Media Interface (MMI) system is an in-car user interface media system developed by Audi, and was launched at the 2001 Frankfurt Motor Show on the Audi Avantissimo concept car. Production M...
Multi Media Interface - Wikipedia
Ignition magneto
An ignition magneto, or high tension magneto, is a magneto that provides current for the ignition system of a spark-ignition engine, such as a petrol engine. It produces pulses of high voltage for the...
Ignition magneto - Wikipedia
High tension leads
High tension leads or high tension cables or spark plug wires or spark plug cables are the wires that connect a distributor, ignition coil, or magneto to each of the spark plugs in some types of inter...
Volvo hybrid drive: 60,000 rpm flywheel, 25% boost to mpg
13-pound carbon fiber flywheel would replace the traditonal hybrid's bulky battery pack and electric motor.
Apple’s iOS 7 makes a bold move for the car dash, seeks to replace in-car infotainment
Apple's new iOS 7 and the the revamped Siri voice assistant announced Monday are poised to make big inroads into car dashboards. Control of the center stack could pass from the automaker to the phone ...
Dual ignition
Dual Ignition is a system for spark-ignition engines, whereby critical ignition components, such as spark plugs and magnetos, are duplicated. Dual ignition is most commonly employed on aero engines, ...
Dual ignition - Wikipedia
Distributor
A distributor is a device in the ignition system of an internal combustion engine that routes high voltage from the ignition coil to the spark plugs in the correct firing order. The first reliable bat...
Distributor - Wikipedia
Ignition coil
An ignition coil (also called a spark coil) is an induction coil in an automobile's ignition system which transforms the battery's low voltage to the thousands of volts needed to create an electric sp...
Ignition coil - Wikipedia
Hot-tube ignitor
A hot-tube ignitor was an early device that fit onto the cylinder head of an internal-combustion engine, used to ignite the compressed fuel/air mixture by means of a flame heating part of the tube red...
Kinetic Energy Recovery Systems
A kinetic energy recovery system (often known simply as KERS, or kers) is an automotive system for recovering a moving vehicle's kinetic energy under braking. The recovered energy is stored in a reser...
Kinetic Energy Recovery Systems - Wikipedia
Clarion (car audio)
Clarion Co., Ltd. (クラリオン株式会社, Kurarion Kabushiki-gaisha) is a Japanese manufacturer of car audio, automotive navigation systems, AutoPCs, visual equipment, bus equipment, and communication equ...
VEMS
VEMS is a low volume commercial engine management system. VEMS is unlike most other EMS's in that it used to be public domain and then a form of open source.
The original version of VEMS was calle...
Vehicle Area Network
The Vehicle Area Network (VAN) is a vehicle bus developed by PSA Peugeot Citroën and Renault. It is a serial protocol capable of speeds up to 125 kbit/s and is standardised in ISO 11519-3.At the medi...
Alpine Electronics
Alpine Electronics, Inc. (アルパイン株式会社, Arupain Kabushiki-gaisha) is the consumer electronics subsidiary of Japanese electronic component manufacturer Alps Electric, specializing in car audio an...
Alpine Electronics - Wikipedia
AutoPC
A carputer or carPC is a category of mobile computer or tablet designed or modified specifically to be installed and run in cars. Originally these were based on industrial personal computer technology...
Delco ignition system
The Delco ignition system, also known as the Kettering ignition system, is a type of Inductive discharge ignition system invented by Charles F. Kettering. It was first sold commercially on the 1910 C...
Harman Kardon
Harman/Kardon is a division of Harman International Industries and manufactures home and car audio equipment. It was founded in 1953 by Sidney Harman and Bernard Kardon.
In the early 1950s, Sidney...
Harman Kardon - Wikipedia
Head unit
A head unit, sometimes referred to as a "deck", is a component of a stereo system either in a vehicle or home cinema system which provides a unified hardware interface for the various components of an...
Head unit - Wikipedia
Blue&Me
Blue is the colour between violet and green on the optical spectrum of visible light. Human eyes perceive blue when observing light with a wavelength between 450 and 495 nanometres. Blues with a highe...
Blue&Me - Wikipedia
In car entertainment
In-car entertainment (ICE), or in-vehicle infotainment (IVI), is a collection of hardware devices installed into automobiles, or other forms of road transportation, to provide audio or video entertain...
In car entertainment - Wikipedia
Ignition timing
Ignition timing, in a spark ignition internal combustion engine (ICE), is the process of setting the angle relative to piston position and crankshaft angular velocity that a spark will occur in the co...
Ignition timing - Wikipedia
Scan tool (automotive)
An automotive scan tool (scanner) is an electronic tool used to interface with, diagnose and, sometimes, reprogram vehicle control modules.There are many types from just as many manufacturers, one of ...