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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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  • SheldonCooper

    1 month ago

    That is a very clever collaboration between TE and a racing team. You can see clear benefits for both parties and it makes sense for them to use each other's expertise to improve their own products and...
  • davecole

    6 months ago

    A great example of this data can be seen here, brilliant insight in to the race during and after. This is the system that Mercedes use.... http://www.purestorage.com/microsites/unfairadvantage.html
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RobDixon

Automotive

August 18, 2017 15:35

Relay switching solution for electric car battery charging systems

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leonie

Automotive

June 28, 2017 08:42

Co-creating the future

TE Connectivity, as the lead partner for Andretti Technologies, runs a rotational engineer programme that puts a resident TE automotive engineer inside Andretti’s Autosport shop in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA.

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RobbieDunion

Automotive

May 3, 2017 10:41

The Porsche that pulled an Aeroplane

The Porsche Cayenne is now a world record holder after pulling a 285-tonne Airbus A30 over a distance of 42 metres.

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Ten22

Automotive

April 25, 2017 15:00

TE Connectivity & Andretti Technologies – a winning connection

Formula E is not just the future of racing, it’s the future full stop. Competition is fierce on the race track of course, but there’s another race taking place off the track: the race to advance innovation in clean energy for the benefit of us all.

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Adrian Gurr

Automotive

April 4, 2017 08:56

When the going gets tough Infineon and RS get Commercial, Construction, Hybrid, and Agricultural Vehicle designs going efficiently and safely.

These brochures cover the electrification of applications which have been traditionally powered by fossil fuels, or controlled and facilitated using pneumatics, or hydraulics.

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Adrian Gurr

Automotive

April 4, 2017 08:41

Automotive safety, reliability, comfort, and economy improvements are driven by Electronics

The automotive environment is hostile to electronics, with temperature variations, EMC, ESD, vibrations, and moisture all needing to be guarded against. For sure automotive safety should never be left to chance ........

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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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