NASCAR Next Gen car development complete, starts racing in 2022

NASCAR’s Next Gen car was originally due to start racing in 2021 but the Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic threw a spanner in the works.

The good news is that development has now been completed and the car will be ready to start racing in 2022 in the premier NASCAR Cup Series, NASCAR officials said Monday during a media briefing.

The Next Gen car has been developed with a view to making it more closely resemble the respective production models from which individual manufacturer designs are derived. Those manufacturers include Chevrolet, Ford and Toyota, and each respective design for the Next Gen car has been approved, the officials said. The reveal is scheduled for this spring.

Unfortunately, few specifics have been released thus far. What we know is that the car will feature center-lock, 18-inch aluminum wheels from BBS. It’s also been rumored the car might adopt an Xtrac sequential transmission as

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GM opens new 3D-printing development center

GM’s new Additive Industrialization Center is home to 24 3D printers.


On Monday, GM announced the opening of its new 15,000-square-foot Additive Industrialization Center at the Warren Tech Center in suburban Detroit. This facility is dedicated to pushing 3D printing forward in the automotive industry. 

One goal of the AIC is to “productionize” this technology, to make it a cornerstone of GM vehicle development and manufacturing. In the future, 3D printing promises to revolutionize the car-making process, and it’s already dramatically accelerating development times, reducing costs and even improving quality. 

A new-from-the-ground-up facility, the AIC is the result of investments GM has made over the last several years, though no one is willing to comment on how much they’ve shelled out. Currently, it’s home to 24 3D printers, which can make components out of both polymers and metal. The AIC can carry out a number of different processes,

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Automotive Ignition System Market Research 2020: Competitive Landscape and Development Model in Different Regions of The World

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Oct 07, 2020 (The Expresswire) —
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