Welcome to Electronic Design's destination for automotive technology trends, products, industry news, new applications, articles and commentary from our contributing technical experts and the community. This section is exclusively sponsored by TE Connectivity.

German Forklift Truck Firm Creates Financially Viable Fiat 500 Electric Car

Battery Solutions for Hybrid & Electric Mobility

Hybrid & Electric Mobility Solutions

Hybrid Vehicle Video

As a world leader in connectivity for over 50 years, TE Connectivity designs and manufactures over 500,000 products that connect and protect the flow of power and data inside the products that touch every aspect of our lives. Our innovative automotive technologies are part of advanced safety systems, highly integrated engine controls, power management systems, infotainment applications, sensors and hybrid-electric vehicles. And we're continuing to help drive brilliant technology forward one innovative connection at a time.


Commentaries and Blogs
Guest Blogs
Oct 7, 2015

Building Home or Very Small Office Electronic-Circuit Prototypes, Part 1 3

This first part in a series goes through the steps of creating a preliminary design for a small and inexpensive hobbyist/limited-technology-prototype build-and-test capability....More
Sep 16, 2015

What is All This Nanogenerator Stuff, Anyway?

Nanogenerators, which harvest energy from the environment, could be the next big thing in renewable energy....More
Aug 11, 2015

Proof-of-Concept Prototypes versus Manufacturing Design Preparations 4

I have designed many early-stage proof-of-concept (POC) circuits, and observed many others do the same thing. It seems that there is often a huge disconnect between clients and engineers, though, when it comes to the goals of a POC design. In simple terms, an engineer worth his salt will overdesign an early POC circuit. This is because Murphy’s law always applies, and POCs are about overcoming unknowns. By overdesigning the circuit, one is able to prove the client’s product POC can be made to work, and quickly....More

Electronic Design White Papers

Why Executives are Banking on Cloud PLM to Save Money
Sponsored by Arena Solutions

Download this white paper

Flexible and Low Power Driving of Solenoid Coils
Sponsored by iC-Haus

Download this white paper

Turn Disruptive Change Into High Tech's "Next Big Thing"
Sponsored by Arena Solutions

Download this white paper

Upcoming Webcasts

Creating a Smart Automation Environment: Considerations for Successful Industrial IoT Implementations
Wed, August 5, 2:00pm EST
Sponsored by ADLINK Technology Inc.

Register Now!

Search Parts


Powered by:

The Original Electronics Parts Search And Procurment Tool


Connect With Us

Sponsored Introduction Continue on to (or wait seconds) ×