Dr. Wolfgang Steiger, Head of Volkswagen Research Power Train talks about sustainable biofuels

Dr. Wolfgang Steiger, Head of Volkswagen Research Power Train talks about future technologies at a conference in Valenica, Spain. Steiger talks about the sustainable biofuels, not just biofuels, but sustainable biofuels, fuels and power train strategy.

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Acura Advanced Sports Car Concept Team

2007 National American International Auto Show (NAIAS) John Ikeda, Principal Designer & Manager, Advanced Sports Car Concept Team, Acura, unveils the Advanced Sports Car Concept at the 2007 National American International Auto Show (NAIAS).

Dr. Lars Hofmann, Volkswagen Research

Dr. Lars Hofmann, Volkswagen Research department powertrain, talks about Volkswagen's new hybrid parallel system. What does Toyota and General Motors use and how is VW's different? The new Hybrid uses a 7-speed Direct Shift Gearbox (DSG) transmission with TSI and dry clutches. This allows for a fuel economy of about 100 kilometers using 6 liters [...]