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<br /> Rolf Frech<br /> MARCH 2013<br /> Bentley's technical chief<br /> on developing the British<br /> marque's first SUV<br /> Stingray<br /> Reducing mass without compromising<br /> durability: the conflict at the core of the<br /> C7 Corvette development program<br /> Psychoacoustics<br /> How the workings of the inner ear<br /> are being modeled to help auto makers<br /> deliver an appealing soundtrack<br /> Škoda safety<br /> The Czech OEM's top<br /> safety engineer gives the<br /> lowdown on crash testing,<br /> Mladá Boleslav-style<br /> SAIC goes diesel Aerodynamics Caterham Technology Juke Nismo<br /> A new UK powertrain test facility Lamborghini balances Renault's new performance-car How Nissan plans to<br /> spawns SAIC's first passenger road-car style with partner is taking o<a title="Automotive Testing Technology International - March 2013 page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/38e500a7?page=1"> Rolf Frech MARCH 2013 Bentley's techn</a> <a title="Automotive Testing Technology International - March 2013 page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/38e500a7?page=2"> Leading partner in Test & Mechatroni</a> <a title="Automotive Testing Technology International - March 2013 page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/38e500a7?page=3"> WHAT'S NEW? 008 Nissan Juke Nismo Nissan's all-co</a> <a title="Automotive Testing Technology International - March 2013 page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/38e500a7?page=4"> CONTENTS REGULARS 016 Proving ground news Upda</a> <a title="Automotive Testing Technology International - March 2013 page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/38e500a7?page=5"> lobalSalesRankings. ©2012MoogInc.Allrightsres</a> <a title="Automotive Testing Technology International - March 2013 page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/38e500a7?page=6"> COVER STORY Very little of the sixt</a> <a title="Automotive Testing Technology International - March 2013 page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/38e500a7?page=7"> The 2014 Chevrolet Corvette S</a> <a title="Automotive Testing Technology International - March 2013 page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/38e500a7?page=8"> COVER STORY “We did more testing, both ph</a> <a title="Automotive Testing Technology International - March 2013 page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/38e500a7?page=9"> high end test bench solutions for the automotive </a> <a title="Automotive Testing Technology International - March 2013 page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/38e500a7?page=10"> WHAT'S NEW? 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March 2013 page 22" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/38e500a7?page=22"> &A Tetsuya Miyake Civic 1.6 i-DTEC assistant larg</a> <a title="Automotive Testing Technology International - March 2013 page 23" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/38e500a7?page=23"> `Bigger and better than ever before' `Noch größe</a> <a title="Automotive Testing Technology International - March 2013 page 24" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/38e500a7?page=24"> i i , l i li </a> <a title="Automotive Testing Technology International - March 2013 page 25" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/38e500a7?page=25"> `Focused' `Relevant' `Unmissable' `Zielgenau' `</a> <a title="Automotive Testing Technology International - March 2013 page 26" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/38e500a7?page=26"> INTERVIEW Frech approach </a> <a title="Automotive Testing Technology International - March 2013 page 27" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/38e500a7?page=27"> “It started in the womb!” That i</a> <a title="Automotive Testing Technology International - 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