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Working in some of the harshest environments Automotive components must be robust and reliable.

Automotive vehicles can experience a multitude of different working conditions and it’s important to understand the extent at which they are deployed. Vehicles have a tough live, essentially operating in sub-zero and extreme temperatures and conditions.

 

 

Whether its waterproof switches or compact lightweight component’s you can be sure all automotive components are subject to stringent tests and approvals. They meet much higher standards in performance and within this hub you can find out more about what makes Automotive components the correct choice.

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Victoriaj

Automotive

March 20, 2017 11:27

The 2017 face of Formula 1

The countdown for the new F1 season is on, but have you seen what the 2017 cars look like? McLaren are getting behind the theory that 'Orange is the new Black', whereas Mercedes are keeping true to their usual style.

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Victoriaj

Automotive

March 15, 2017 10:54

Formula 1: Winning the Constructors Championship

Is there a winning ‘Formula’? Here I take a look at whether there really is a secret formula to winning the F1 championship.

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Victoriaj

Automotive

March 5, 2017 10:55

Formula 1 and WestWorld

Just found this great article about 2 of my favourite things. With the Formula 1 season starting again soon, reading this really brightened my Monday morning. What an interesting article, definitely worth a read.

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GreigRS

Automotive

February 10, 2017 14:53

Formula 1 and the data behind it

What really interests me is what goes into making Formula 1 cars go faster, keeps them competitive, allows them to make performance changes and the technologies they are using to do this.

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Si992

Automotive

February 9, 2017 16:35

How do the Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula 1 Team keep cool for the 2017 season?

With the 2017 Formula 1 season about to start find out how ebm-papst fans keep the Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula 1 team cool in the pit lane and at their HQ.

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DesignSpark

Automotive

January 20, 2017 13:06

Automotive Components Aren’t Just For Cars

Automotive components are designed for the harshest operating environments which makes them supremely robust. So it makes sense to incorporate these components into non-automotive applications too.

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Connector Geek

Automotive

November 3, 2016 13:39

Electronics are critical to today's vehicles

Electronics are an increasing part of today's vehicles, whether cars, commercial, agricultural or industrial. The components used have to perform flawlessly.

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leonie

Automotive

September 20, 2016 08:23

Vishay HOTcaps - ultra high-temperature capacitors

As the automotive and aerospace industries continue to evolve more powerful systems and technologies to drive us further, faster, so our component requirements change in order to withstand increasingly extreme operating conditions and environments

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csikes

Automotive

September 14, 2016 13:39

In-Vehicle Networking Advancements

The electronics industry has historically been driven by the need for cheaper, smaller, lighter, and higher-performing technology.

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Connector Geek

Automotive

July 13, 2016 09:27

Bourns meets the AEC-Q200 standard

Electronic products have to work in some of the most demanding environments in the world.

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Adrian Gurr

Automotive

May 12, 2016 15:56

In Formula E racing, he who controls power drives longest. Win with Formula XMC

According to British Formula E driver Sam Bird and the Virgin teams’ chief designer who I had the opportunity to talk with at a recent event.

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Connector Geek

Automotive

March 1, 2016 11:39

Live Google Hangout - Commercial Vehicles

Whether in the growing fields of electrification, emission control, or the integration of wireless, IoT and telematics, the demanding world of commercial vehicles is undergoing a revolution.

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