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<br /> NOVEMBER 2013<br /> EXCLUSIVEFast car, fast program: “It certainly<br /> wasn't decision making by committee. Decisions<br /> were made in the workshop, or at the test track”<br /> FRANK WALLISER, OVERALL PROJECT MANAGER<br /> Spyder<br /> Focus on India<br /> A report from the expanding iCAT test<br /> facility in Manesar, plus insider tips on the<br /> best test locations in a booming market<br /> Alternative power<br /> Investigating the frontier territory of electric<br /> and hybrid vehicle development<br /> How Aston Martin gets<br /> maximum value from its<br /> vehicle test programs<br /> SHOW<br /> PREVIEW<br /> News updates<br /> ahead of Automotive<br /> Testing Expo<br /> India 2014<br /> The winners! 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FEI The new FEI CleanCHK </a> <a title="Automotive Testing Technology International - November 2013 page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/27b7f8ad?page=15"> E l a M i t xo abo rt A ni e</a> <a title="Automotive Testing Technology International - November 2013 page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/27b7f8ad?page=16"> OPINION Few, if any, doubt</a> <a title="Automotive Testing Technology International - November 2013 page 17" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/27b7f8ad?page=17"> TRUE TESTING SINCE 1973 Experience that</a> <a title="Automotive Testing Technology International - November 2013 page 18" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/27b7f8ad?page=18"> &A Volker Harth Epsilon 1 program engineering man</a> <a title="Automotive Testing Technology International - November 2013 page 19" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/27b7f8ad?page=19"> ‘The most important dates for your diary in 20</a> <a title="Automotive Testing Technology International - November 2013 page 20" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/27b7f8ad?page=20"> PROVING GROUNDS Royalty honors Arctic Falls </a> <a title="Automotive Testing Technology International - 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