TITLE

GM exec: Technology drives the industry

PUB. DATE
August 1999
SOURCE
Automotive News;8/16/1999, Vol. 73 Issue 5833, p24H
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
Interviews Fritz Indra, group director of advanced drivetrain technology for General Motors Corp. Prospects for hydraulics with the increase in electronically controlled powertrains; Consumers' preference for an electronic steering wheel without a mechanical connection to the wheels; Views on direct-injection gasoline engines.
ACCESSION #
2202192

 

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