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Automotive World Megatrends Magazine – Q3 2013

Megatrends Magazine - Q3 2013

Quarterly publication covering a range of forward-looking topics from the automotive and commercial vehicle industries, from concept to aftersales.

Highlights in the Q3/2013 issue of Megatrends include:

  • Ian Graig analyses how Obama’s plans for post-term climate legislation will affect the automotive industry;
  • TED speaker and Ford futurist Sheryl Connelly talks trends and tsunamis with Ruth Dawson;
  • Dr Manfred Schuckert, Head of Global Regulatory Strategy, Daimler, discusses powertrain development beyond Euro VI;
  • Is Formula 1 home of the ultimate connected car? Martin Kahl looks at the motorsport innovations driving OEM creativity;
  • Jean-Luc Thirion of ArcelorMittal discusses the rise of hot stamping in car manufacturing;
  • Will we ever see a 3D printed car? Sandro Piroddi, Supervisor for Rapid Prototyping at Ford, talks protoyping and production;
  • David Isaiah reports on the launch of Nissan’s Datsun brand for emerging markets;
  • EOS Intelligence’s Manmeet Malhi explores the prospects for the commercial vehicle market in India;
  • Rachel Boagey questions whether 2015 is an ambitious deadline for eCall implementation in Europe.

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