Mitsubishi Electric Develops EV Motor System with Built-in Silicon Carbide Inverter

Mitsubishi Electric Develops EV Motor System with Built-in Silicon Carbide Inverter

Tokyo – Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (TOKYO: 6503) announced today it has developed a prototype electric vehicle (EV) motor system with a built-in silicon carbide inverter. The EV motor system is the smallest of its kind, measuring just half the dimensions of Mitsubishi Electric’s existing motor system that uses an external inverter, and loss is below half […]

Boeing Delivers 1st P-8A Poseidon Production Aircraft to US Navy

Boeing Delivers 1st P-8A Poseidon Production Aircraft to US Navy

SEATTLE, — Boeing [NYSE: BA] on March 4 officially delivered the first production P-8A Poseidon aircraft to the U.S. Navy in Seattle. The P-8A is the first of 13 anti-submarine warfare, anti-surface warfare, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance aircraft Boeing will deliver as part of a low-rate initial production (LRIP) contract awarded in 2011. “Delivering this capability […]

Fokker Services Asia Opens New Regional Aircraft Maintenance Facility In Singapore

Fokker Services Asia Opens New Regional Aircraft Maintenance Facility In Singapore

Mar 10, 2012– Singapore City, Singapore  (Techreleased) – Fokker Services Asia celebrates the opening of its new centre of excellence for heavy maintenance and support of regional aircraft platforms at Seletar AeroSpace Park in Singapore. The new 80m free span hangar and office complex can accommodate 3 regional aircraft.  Fokker Services Asia currently has capabilities […]

Honda Announces New Civic With 1.6-Liter i-DTEC Diesel Engine

Honda Announces New Civic With 1.6-Liter i-DTEC Diesel Engine

Mar 09, 2012– Torrance, USA  (Techreleased) –Honda Motor Europe’s President, Manabu Nishimae, today announced the 1.6-liter i-DTEC engine in the new Civic would deliver CO2 emissions of 95g/km*. The new 1.6-liter i-DTEC engine is the first drive train from Honda’s new Earth Dreams Technology engine series to be introduced into Europe. It will be manufactured at […]

Ford F-Series New Super Duty Platinum, Coming Late 2012

Ford F-Series New Super Duty Platinum, Coming Late 2012

Mar 08, 2012– Dearborn, USA  (Techreleased) –Luxury and toughness come together in a way only a Ford F-Series Super Duty® can deliver. It’s the new Super Duty Platinum, coming late 2012. Featured is unique styling inside and out, with Platinum-color trim and lots of chrome and body-color cues. Illuminated 6-inch angular step bars too. Plus […]

Next-generation Toyota FT-Bh, Small Hybrid Concept Unveiled

Next-generation Toyota FT-Bh, Small Hybrid Concept Unveiled

Mar 06, 2012– Geneva, Switzerland  (Techreleased) – Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) unveiled the “FT-Bh”1, a lightweight, next generation small gasoline-electric hybrid concept car, here today at the 82nd Geneva International Motor Show 2012. TMC, expecting hybrid vehicle use to become widespread in the second half of the 2010s, developed the FT-Bh as a B-segment, ultra fuel-efficient […]

Ecotec 2.5L Debuting On The 2013 Chevrolet Malibu Midsize Sedan This Summer

Ecotec 2.5L Debuting On The 2013 Chevrolet Malibu Midsize Sedan This Summer

Mar 10, 2012– Detroit, USA  (Techreleased) –The all-new Ecotec 2.5L debuting on the 2013 Chevrolet Malibu midsize sedan this summer is one of the most-powerful naturally aspirated four-cylinder engines in the midsize segment, topping the output from the new Ford Fusion and Toyota Camry. It will be joined this fall by a new Ecotec 2.0L turbo engine, delivering more […]

INFINITI EMERG-E: An Electrifying New Take On The Sports Car

INFINITI EMERG-E: An Electrifying New Take On The Sports Car

Mar 06, 2012– Rolle, Switzerland (Techreleased) – Infiniti, the luxury performance automotive brand from Japan, revealed today at the 82nd Geneva Motor Show its first ever mid-engined sports car concept called the INFINITI EMERG-E. In addition, Infiniti confirmed the limited production of 200 units of the 420PS FX Sebastian Vettel version for Europe and Middle East […]

A Passion for Privacy: Three Chief Privacy Officers Reflect on a Decade of Work Creating a More Trustworthy Computing Ecosystem

A Passion for Privacy: Three Chief Privacy Officers Reflect on a Decade of Work Creating a More Trustworthy Computing Ecosystem

, who discussed the past, present and future of privacy at Microsoft. REDMOND, Wash. — March 7, 2012 — A mountain climber turned database whiz. A customer loyalty manager for one of the world’s largest banks. A quality assurance and risk management consultant. The career arcs that led Richard Purcell, Peter Cullen and Brendon Lynch to […]

Toyota Announces Voluntary Safety Recalls of Certain Camry, Venza and Tacoma Vehicles

Toyota Announces Voluntary Safety Recalls of Certain Camry, Venza and Tacoma Vehicles

Mar 07, 2012– Torrance, USA  (Techreleased) – Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc. (TMS), today announced that it will conduct a safety recall involving certain 2009 Camry and 2009 to certain 2011 Venza vehicles to replace the stop lamp switch. Approximately 70,500 Camry and 116,000 Venza vehicles are covered by this recall. During installation of the contact-type […]