Bosch wiper systems and wiper direct drive on Driving the Nation

Bosch wiper systems and wiper direct drive on Driving the Nation

Raj Gubbi, Bosch electrical drives, explains that inside the Automotive Technology business sector, the Electrical Drives division develops and manufactures components and systems for the automotive body. Gubbi works inside the front and rear wiper drives, wiper arms, and wiper blades division.

Gubbi goes through the traditional type of wiper blade and motor that is used to operate those wipers. What is wiper direct drive?

Watch the sensors react to the speed of the water on the windshield and just how long are those wiper blades?

About the Author:

Lou Ann Hammond is the CEO of Carlist and Driving the Nation. She is the co-host of Real Wheels Washington Post carchat every Friday morning and is the Automotive, energy correspondent for The John Batchelor Show and a Contributor to Automotive Electronics magazine headquartered in Korea. Hammond is a member of the North American Car and Truck of the Year (NACTOY), Women's World Car of the Year (WWCOTY), and the Concept Car of the Year.