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Aug 12, 2014 09:45 AM ET // Douglas McCormick, IEEE Spectrum
An acoustic camera locates transient, intermittent, ill-defined sounds in real-time.
Dec 20, 2011 07:35 PM ET // Alexander Davies
Gas turbine engines have numerous advantages over the piston engines that drive most of our cars. Their high power to weight ratio makes them better suited for large jobs, and they operate well at high altitudes. They are not dependent on petroleum fuels, but can run on natural gas, kerosene, jet f...
Jul 6, 2012 12:49 PM ET // David Goodspeed
Jaguar is expanding its product lineup globally for 2013 and ahead of those introductions comes word of new powertrains from the now Indian-owned legendary British marque. Leading the way will be an all-new supercharged 380hp 3.0-liter V-6 that will debut in the F-TYPE two-seat roadster coming next...
Dec 9, 2011 03:00 PM ET // David Goodspeed
WardsAuto has named its 10 Best Engines for 2012, a list that includes seven powertrains utilizing state-of-the-art direct-injection technology as automakers work to attain stricter fuel economy targets. The Wards list is the only program of its kind that honors engines in North America. Editors sp...