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Timo Glock drives the 2017 M5 for the first time

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Timo Glock drives the 2017 M5 for the first time

BMW works driver Timo Glock sits behind the wheel of the all-new BMW M5 with M xDrive for the first time and gets to experience the driving dynamics enabled by the new rear-biased all-wheel drive system and the sound of the V8 engine with M TwinPower Turbo technology in various driving modes

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22 May 2017


The all-new BMW M5 with M xDrive

Frank van Meel, CEO of BMW M GmbH talks about the driving dynamics of the all-new BMW M5, its innovative M xDrive system – and why it is four-whel drive at all

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22 May 2017


The latest in motorcycle simulation

For the accurate simulation of motorcycle riding, the Cruden B306-HMD simulator incorporates a 6-DOF motion system in a hexapod configuration, depth-map sensors for rider body tracking, an extra-stiff steering actuator and a head-mounted display for visualization

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22 May 2017


The NIO EP9 breaks the Nordschleife lap record

NIO already held the EV lap record at the Nürburgring Nordschleife, but now it has returned to take the overall record, with a lap time of 6m 45.9. Here is the footage from this historic lap

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18 May 2017


The XJ220 legend lives on

Bridgestone Europe is working to develop new tires for the Jaguar XJ220. The project has brought together a cast of star dynamicists, which includes the original chief development engineer, test driver, and also the famed chassis 004 pre-production model. The full video is coming soon, but this teaser gives a taste of what is to come

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27 April 2017


Boxersled! WRX STI vs a bobsled run

Does the Subaru WRX STI handle like it's on rails – or runners even? There's only one way to find out, as rally driver Mark Higgins demonstrates by driving down the Olympic Bobsled Run in St Moritz.

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23 March 2017


World's first transmission-equipped wheel hub motor

NSK claims that it has successfully demonstrated the world’s first transmission-equipped wheel hub motor, designed to improve the safety, comfort and environmental performance of automobiles.

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17 March 2017


The Hyundai i30 N being tested

The i30 N, Hyundai Motor’s first high-performance car, is currently at the development stage before its launch in Europe in the second half of 2017. Watch Thierry Neuville, World Rally Championship driver for Hyundai Motorsport, test the car on a frozen lake in Arjeplog to get a feeling for its dynamic performance.

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15 March 2017


The Huracán Performante takes the Nordschleife lap record

On 5 October 2016, Lamborghini had a 15-minute window of clear track at the at Nürburgring Nordschleife to make an attempt at the lap record. It took test driver Marco Mapelli just 6:52.01 minutes in a production Huracán Performante, still in its development camouflage, to set a new production car lap record.

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2 March 2017


The 2nd generation McLaren Super Series on track

The second-generation McLaren Super Series features the new Proactive Chassis Control II system, which monitors driver inputs to deliver handling balance, grip and ride comfort. Watch McLaren chief test driver Chris Goodwin testing the system to its limits

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24 February 2017


Electric Dynamic Control (eDC) for enhanced EV dynamics

Horiba MIRA has designed and developed a yaw motion control system that uses twin electric motors to reduce emissions and improve the dynamics of hybrid and electric vehicles.

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Tuning the Ferrari 488 GTB

To turn the 488 GTB’s power into unadulterated driving pleasure regardless of conditions, Ferrari drew on the vehicle dynamics experience it has built up in competition and through its laboratory cars on circuits worldwide.

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Trialing Steering on Demand & Quiet Wheel Steering

Watch Nexteer Automotive's Steering on Demand and Quiet Wheel Steering technologies for automated driving control undergo evaluation on a test circuit.

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The Koenigsegg One:1

In this great video, Christian von Koenigsegg explains the thinking behind the extraordinary One:1 with its hp-to-kg curb weight ratio of 1:1

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Pushing the Corvair's limits

This compilation of footage from GM's test track in early 60s shows dynamicists pushing the Corvair to its limits.

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Europe's best development roads: Part four

In the fourth instalment in a six-part series showing Europe's ultimate vehicle development routes, Ford shows how they evaluated a Mustang convertible 2.3 on this winding and challenging drive, which reaches a peak of 2,000m at the famous Col de la Croix de Fer – part of the Tour de France route.

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A DeLorean that drifts itself

Engineers at Stanford University have built an autonomous DeLorean capable of stable, precise drifting at large angles in order to study how cars perform in extreme situations.

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The 3-Eleven attacks the Ring (part one)

A car’s eye view of the Lotus 3-Eleven as it’s piloted round the Nurburgring by professional racer, Marc Basseng, during its dynamics testing and development program.

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The 3-Eleven attacks the Ring (part two)

Never get in the way of a dynamics expert! Even GT3s had to make way for Marc Basing as he put the Lotus 3-Eleven through its paces at the Nürburgring during its dynamics development program.

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Europe's best development roads: Part three

In the third in a six-part series showing Europe's ultimate vehicle development routes, Ford takes a Focus ST to the MA10 road in Mallorca. The road itself is an absolute peach to drive on, going through tunnels, across lakes and over rocky bridges. Right in the middle of the MA10 sits a monastery, built in the 13th century in a location that was deliberately hard to reach - but not for a development driver on a mission.

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Meet McLaren's wing man

Meet Robin Herd, a former Concorde engineer who joined McLaren in 1965. Herd's aerodynamics expertise gave the fledgling McLaren team the finely tuned downforce that would give them the edge.

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Exploring Ferraris' F12tdf dynamic setup

The F12tdf features an interesting Virtual Short Wheelbase system. Debuting on this model, the system has an active rear axle, allowing the rear wheels to pivot around a vertical axis.

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Marketing a suspension, 1930s style

In this fantastic footage from 1936, Chevrolet demonstrates the workings and benefits of its springs, tires and shock absorbers. Could forming a human pyramid become part of ride evaluation again?

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Exploring the LaFerrari

Ferrari explain the dynamics thinking and technology that went into its LaFerrari hybrid hypercar.

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NSX: A dynamic story

This technical presentation explains the engineering and thinking behind the 2017 Acura NSX's body, chassis and dynamics.

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Europe's best development roads: Part two

In the second part of its six-part series showing Europe's ultimate vehicle development routes, Ford visits Blakey Ridge in the UK. The route may only be 15 miles long, but it includes many challenges such as blind crests and fast, tight corners.

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Quality control, Trabant style

This vintage footage of the Trabant production process shows the engineering finesse applied at the end of the line. Warning for squeamish engineers: worker's boot and lump hammer content.

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Bose adaptive suspension

Bose may be best known for making high-end audio equipment, but the company also spent more than 20 years developing a modular electromagnetic adaptive suspension system. Sadly the project has been canned due to weight and cost issues

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On board for a record lap of the Nordschliefe

Time for a 6.57-minute tea break? Then you can watch Porsche factory driver Marc Lieb's record-breaking lap of the 20.6km Nurburgring Nordschleife in a 918 Spyder

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Europe's best development roads: Part One

Looking for new ideas for dynamics development routes? In the first of a six-part series, Ford travels to Romania's stunning Transfagarasan Highway.

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MIRA's proving ground… in 1951!

If you have done any vehicle development work at the MIRA proving ground in the UK, you'll love this footage of how the facility looked in 1951.

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Dynamic race car stability

Danny Nowlan, director of ChassisSim Technologies, discusses transient race car stability and the stability index.

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A dynamic test for the 2016 Ford Focus RS

Ken Block explores the limits of the RS at Ford's manufacturing plant in Cologne, Germany. If you're curious what Drift mode lets you do, let Block show you

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Mike Cross on the Range Rover Sport SVR

JLR's chief engineer for vehicle integrity demonstrates how a highly capable off-roader can perform just as well on track

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The Ferrari GTC4Lusso

The latest Ferrari GT builds on the dynamics package of the 4RM FF with new control and integration systems, and rear-wheel steering

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A rough day at work

A dream for suspension development but a nightmare for dynamicists' backs: check out Ford's test road at Lommel Proving Ground in Belgium, which simulates some of the world's worst potholes

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Developing the Lotus 3-Eleven

Join Lotus on the 3-Eleven’s first public outing - a two-week test session at the Nürburgring Nordschleife, during which over 2,000km were covered as part of the test and development program

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Alfa Romeo 4C completes lap of the Nüburburgring

The new Alfa Romeo 4C completes a record breaking lap of the ring in just 8 mins 4 secs

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Development of the McLaren P1

The P1 was revealed as a design study at the Paris Motor Show in 2012. Now, testing of the production vehicle is underway

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Testing the Jaguar F-Type

Martin Brundle and Mike Cross discuss the dynamics of Jaguar's forthcoming sports car

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Inside Mazda's SkyActiv-Chassis technology

Tadanobu Yamamoto, manager of Mazda's chassis technology development group, explains the thinking and technology underpinning SkyActiv-Chassis

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MINI enters the World Rally Championship

Test and development footage of the MINI JCW WRC at Prodrive, prefaced by some fantastic period footage of original Mini Cooper S rally cars in the 1960s

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Fastest-ever WRX STI takes to the 'Ring

Join WRC legend Tommi Mäkinen on a 7m 55sec lap of the Nordschleife in the 2011MY Subaru Impreza WRX STI

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Button and Hamilton test the MP4-12C

F1 World Champions Jenson Button and Lewis Hamilton drive prototypes of McLaren's new road car, the MP4-12C, at Goodwood

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Honda CR-Z development

Terukazu Torikai, chief engineer of chassis dynamics for the CR-Z reveals the car's surprising benchmarks


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