Motortrades Insight Magazine Online Subscribe About Us Contact Us Motortrades Insight - Motoring News, Articles & Interviews Home Finance Reviews Under The Hood Motorsport Business Profiles Archive Search Results // 32 results for your search: innovations Other related search terms include: electric car batteries, ev batteries, ev technology, recycled car batteries, recycled ev batteries, recycled electric car batteries MotortradesRecycling electric car batteries to provide power to homes could mean 'an end to power cuts'By: Danny HewittPublished: 11/09/2013 00:30:00  A collaborative project in North East England is developing an innovative solution to the problem of successfully exploiting the potential of used batteries from electric ve.Tags: electric car batteries, ev batteries, ev technology, recycled car batteries, recycled ev batteries MotortradesVolkswagen anticipates accident-free driving with new driver assistance systemsBy: Danny HewittPublished: 28/08/2013 12:13:00  Challenges to individual mobility are on the rise, according to Volkswagen. Founded in its sense of responsibility for the safety of its customers and for all other tra.Tags: Volkswagen, under the hood, driver assistance systems, accident free driving, accident avoidance systems MotortradesBloodhound Supersonic Car to feature at London defence and security exhibitionBy: Danny HewittPublished: 02/08/2013 02:36:00  Bloodhound SSC, a jet and rocket powered car designed to travel at 1,000 mph breaking the current land speed record by 31 per cent, will be featured at Defence and Security .Tags: bloodhound ssc, bloodhound supersonic car, supersonic car, land speed record, landspeed record Motortrades£10 Million Pound Prize Announced To Make Ultra Low Emission CarsBy: Danny HewittPublished: 26/07/2013 15:18:00  A new £10 million prize to incentivise the development of the next generation of ultra low emission cars has been announced by the Chief Secretary to the Treasury Danny Alexander during a visit to McLaren.The prize will encourage commercial and investment opportunities in .Tags: Danny Alexander, McLaren P1, hm treasury, low emission cars, low emission cars prize fund MotortradesThe ‘Cool Colour’ Coatings of the Future: BASF reveals it is making more eco-friendly ‘scratch-resistant’ coatings with ‘innovative colour effects’ By: Danny HewittPublished: 19/07/2013 09:59:00  For paints and coatings producers, the European automotive sector is highly lucrative, with the region OEM segment offering sales opportunities across other continents.BASF,.Tags: under the hood, basf, automotive paints, basf automotive paints, scratch resistant paints MotortradesGermany’s 313mpg Volkswagen XL1 makes London debut on its way to Coronation FestivalBy: Danny HewittPublished: 11/07/2013 15:29:00  Volkswagen’s futuristic XL1, the world’s most fuel-efficient production hybrid car, took to the streets of the capital yesterday.The two-seat diesel-electric hybrid, which a.Tags: Volkswagen, Volkswagen XL1, XL1, HYBRID VOLKAGEN, VOLKSWAGEN XL1 PRICE MotortradesVolvo’s large animal detection technology could save lives and prevent thousands of accidentsBy: Danny HewittPublished: 05/07/2013 13:14:00  Volvo’s Animal Detection technology that can prevent collisions with large animals is to be developed further to detect smaller animals including dogs and cats.The technolog.Tags: Volvo, under the hood, animal detection, animal detection technology, volvo animal detection technology MotortradesMitsubishi Forward Collision Mitigation system given ‘Advanced Reward’ by Euro NCAP for its life-saving potentialBy: Danny HewittPublished: 26/06/2013 11:13:00  Any technology that helps prevent collisions and save lives on the road is often well received by the public. Euro NCAP has been awarding car manufacturers for developing an.Tags: Euro NCAP, under the hood, mitsubishi, mitsubishi forward collision mitigation system, forward collision mitigation system MotortradesNew electric car coming to UK, as SMMT launch award to search for the 'next big automotive innovation'By: Danny HewittPublished: 10/06/2013 14:51:00  As the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders searches for 'the next big automotive innovation', it was announced today that a new electric vehicle for fleets will be co.Tags: Electric Car, electric car uk, SMMT, under the hood, Automotive Innovation MotortradesJaguar car designer Ian Callum wins 'Interior Designer of the Year' awardBy: Danny HewittPublished: 07/06/2013 12:24:00  Ian Callum, Director of Design for Jaguar, has been declared ''Interior Designer of the Year'' in the Automotive Interiors Expo Awards.On receiving the award, Ian Callum sai.Tags: Jaguar, jaguar designer, Ian Callum, Jaguar Designer Ian Callum, Interior Designer of the year Award MotortradesNissan Micra: The New and More Stylish model with added technology and a fresh interiorBy: Danny HewittPublished: 04/06/2013 12:07:00  Nissan has significantly updated the Micra with a round of changes so wide-ranging they go well beyond what usually constitutes a mid-term facelift.As well as a new look fro.Tags: Nissan, nissan innovations, Nissan Micra, new Nissan Micra, Nissan Micra Interior MotortradesMicrosoft's Windows Azure cloud platform to be used by Qoros to develop car infotainment devicesBy: Danny HewittPublished: 23/05/2013 11:50:00  The innovative in–house developed connected infotainment service, ''QorosQloud'', from new international car brand, Qoros, will introduce several capabilities never before s.Tags: Windows Azure, Qoros, Car Infotainment, Car Entertainment, Car Infotainment Innovations MotortradesBosch working on diesel engine technology to reduce CO2 emissions by a further 20 per cent By: Danny HewittPublished: 10/05/2013 13:10:00  BOSCH is working on creating the next-generation technology which it hopes will help reduce emissions in diesel and gasoline vehicles by a further 20 per cent. The comp.Tags: under the hood, Bosch, Bosch Automotive, Automotive Technology, New Automotive Technology MotortradesNew Volvo FMX set to revolutionise truck driving with ‘major technological steering innovation’By: Danny HewittPublished: 17/04/2013 14:12:00  The new Volvo FMX is easier to drive, at the same time as several innovations boost its efficiency and off-road capability for FMX models with a single steered front axle. T.Tags: volvo fmx, new volvo fmx, steering innovation, volvo trucks, new volvo trucks MotortradesNissan Note’s Safety Shield: the first mini MPV with technology that adds an extra eye to the driving experienceBy: Danny HewittPublished: 16/04/2013 13:50:00  With the average person having a field of vision of around 120-degrees, drivers of the new Nissan Note are set to triple their vision with the aid of micro-cameras that surr.Tags: Car Safety, Nissan, Car Cameras, under the hood, nissan note MotortradesAuto Shanghai Show Glamour: girls and their cars at the 2011 Shanghai Motor ShowBy: Danny HewittPublished: 08/04/2013 12:46:00  Auto Shanghai has been held every two years and is the most highly anticipated motor show in the Far East. Founded in 1985 as 'the first professional auto show in China', th.Tags: Motor show, glamour, auto show, motorshow, auto shanghai MotortradesFuture Drive Motor Show is cancelled weeks before event aimed to take Europe by stormBy: Danny HewittPublished: 02/04/2013 17:25:00  It was set to be an exciting event with the green cars of the future spread around the ExCel Arena in London, but today it was announced the show will not be going ahead as .Tags: Motor show, future drive live, future drive motor show, future cars MotortradesElectric car technology developing at lightning rate, as researchers work overtime to create revolutionary motorsBy: Danny HewittPublished: 08/03/2013 14:15:00  THEY are unfairly criticised by cynical members of the public and in the past have been know for travelling only a short distance and needing a whole night to recharge.Yet, .Tags: Electric Cars, Environment, Battery, Liberty Electric Cars, Physics MotortradesUK car and engine exports drop significantly as car industry gears up for 'strong year'By: Danny HewittPublished: 21/02/2013  THE NUMBER of UK-built cars made in January increased by 1,499 compared to the same period last year - a modest increase of only 1.2 per cent to 129,049."Output is typically.Tags: Ford Fiesta, HGV, Exports, UK Car Sales, UK Car Manufacturing MotortradesHonda innovates with ultra-light aluminium-steel door to improve fuel economyBy: Danny HewittPublished: 21/02/2013  A NEW weight-saving technology aimed at improving fuel economy has been announced by Honda.The innovative idea, joining steel and aluminium, will initially be applied to the.Tags: Honda , Honda Door, Aluminium, Steel, Door MotortradesNew component factory to strengthen UK's automotive intellectual propertyBy: Danny HewittPublished: 18/02/2013 AN advanced manufacturing initiative for the automotive industry was launched today by Business Secretary Vince Cable.With a £21.8m investment from the £125m Advanced Manufa.Tags: Factory, Vince Cable, Jaguar Land Rover, Technology, Manufacturing MotortradesAndreas Mikkelsen: 'I can become WRC World Champion within five years'By: Danny HewittPublished: 14/02/2013  Andreas Mikkelsen won the Intercontinental Rally Challenge in 2011 and 2012 - despite not competing in three races last season in his Skoda Fabia S2000. The 22.Tags: WRC, Andreas Mikkelsen, World Rally Championship, Volkswagen, Volkswagen Polo  MotortradesThe Porsche 911 at 50: 'Iconic sports car' celebrated for its 'classic yet unique lines'By: Danny HewittPublished: 08/02/2013  Over the coming year, Porsche is sending a classic 1967 911 on a tour across five continents and will appear in places including Pebble Beach, California, China, Goodwood in.Tags: Porsche 911, Porsche, Anniversary, Classic Car, History MotortradesAston Martin One-77 uses heat-resistant composites under bonnet with new cooling technologyBy: Danny HewittPublished: 06/02/2013   ASTON MARTIN's designers are always seeking new innovations, technology and lightweight materials to enhance their cars. So it should come as no surprise that the ce.Tags: Aston Martin, Innovation, Zircotec, under the hood MotortradesLow Carbon Vehicle Partnership names its champions at annual awardsBy: Danny HewittPublished: 30/01/2013  FROM real-life innovations that have made a difference to the world of hybrid technology to eco-friendly fuels, the LowCVP last night announced the victors of its prestigiou.Tags: Environment, Award, Low Carbon, LowCVP , Toyota MotortradesLotus pulls the sheet off the E21 the first 2013 Formula One car to be revealedBy: Danny HewittPublished: 29/01/2013  LOTUS last night was the first Formula One team to unveil their new machine for the season ahead. Looking rather similar to last year's Abu Dhabi-winning car, which h.Tags: Formula One, Kimi Raikkonen, Lotus F1, E21, Formula One Launch MotortradesPeugeot and Citroen reveal new innovations for car of the futureBy: Danny HewittPublished: 22/01/2013  AROUND 100 businesses and political decision makers were shown Peugeot-Citoren's newest innovations at its Research and Development centre in France, with a huge amount of technology to be incorporated into cars this year.A world-premiere presentation of a revolutionar.Tags: Innovation, PEUGEOT , CITROEN, Hybrid, Eco MotortradesFormula One teams rush to order 24-carat gold ZircoFlex to repel 98% of heat from exhausts and enginesBy: Danny HewittPublished: 16/01/2013  RACING TEAMS are rushing to fit this season's racing cars with a new ultra-thin sheet of flexible gold ceramic - 2013's most advanced innovation in repelling heat away from .Tags: Ferrari, Autosport International , F1, Innovation, ZircoFlex  MotortradesAutosport International attracts thousands with cars, stars and new innovationsBy: Danny HewittPublished: 14/01/2013  There were no gloomy signs of a recession with the autootive industry in the UK appearing to be bursting full of life - at least according to the hundreds of optimistic comp.Tags: Autosport International , Radical, Freddie Mercury, Sports Cars, under the hood MotortradesIndustry leaders set to gather at Europe's largest motorsports and engineering trade showBy: Danny HewittPublished: 08/01/2013  THE WORLD'S motoring industry leaders will gather under one roof to show off their latest innovations and products this week.In what had been described as Europe's largest d.Tags: Innovations, Autosport International , Radical, Engineering , Birmingham NEC MotortradesHyundai's Connectivity Concept replaces keys with smartphonesBy: Danny HewittPublished: 07/01/2013  AS MILLIONS of people across Britain spend hours every day with their eyes glued to their smartphones, it seems appropriate that Hyundai are going one step further to make forgetting keys a worry of the past.The Korean car manufacturer is exploiting the versatility of toda.Tags: 4x4, Tyres, Innovations, New Cars, Car Industry MotortradesCar safety innovations have had little impact on reducing whiplash injuriesBy: Danny HewittPublished: 05/01/2013  ONE of world's most prominent orthopaedic surgeons believes car manufacturers have not done enough to reduce whiplash injuries, despite claims having fallen by 24,000 in the.Tags: Whiplash, Car Safety, Euro NCAP, Sanjiv Jari, Innovations  Subscribe to MotorTrades insight Company Info // Get in Touch © Motortrades Insight Limited 2012 - 2013 Tel: 0844 656 1808 Email: Motortrades Insight Limited trading as Registered Address The Coach House Baddow Park West Hanningfield Road Great Baddow Chelmsford Essex CM2 7SY Company Reg: 07302221 VAT No: 120173663 Links // On The Web >> >> Subscribe to Mailing List >> Advertise on Motortrades Insight >> Motorsport News >> >> Motoring Industry News >> Blog >> Used Car Buyers Guide >> Link To Us >> Ratecard >> Privacy Policy >> Terms and Conditions Twitter // Follow Us Cookies on Motortrades Insight

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