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<br /> MARCH 2010<br /> Ferrari HY-KERS<br /> The Prancing Horse goes green<br /> with a clever 599 setup<br /> www.EngineTechnologyInternational.com<br /> Root maneuvers<br /> Biofuels are back with a<br /> third-generation technology<br /> Interview<br /> Rüdiger Szengel,Volkswagen's<br /> head of gasoline engines<br /> Lift off<br /> Realizing new technical highs<br /> in valvetrain development<br /> Porsche 918 Spyder<br /> Is this plug-in hybrid really production-<br /> ready? Powertrain details revealed<br /> McLaren MP4-12C<br /> The inside track on McLaren's new V8 unit –<br /> but does a hybrid beckon?<br /> SUPERCAR SPECIAL<br /> <br /> 04<br /> COVER STORY:<br /> PORSCHE 918 SPYDER<br /> Oozing with state-of-the-art powertrain<br /> technologies, this plug-in Porsc<a title="Engine Technology International March 2010 page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cc4484ab?page=1"> MARCH 2010 Ferrari HY-KERS The Prancing Horse go</a> <a title="Engine Technology International March 2010 page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cc4484ab?page=2"> </a> <a title="Engine Technology International March 2010 page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cc4484ab?page=3"> 04 COVER STORY: PORSCHE 918 SPYDER Oozing w</a> <a title="Engine Technology International March 2010 page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cc4484ab?page=4"> 02 CONTENTS PRODUCTS AND SERVICES 50 Thermoplas</a> <a title="Engine Technology International March 2010 page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cc4484ab?page=5"> Balanced system competence utilizing synergy effe</a> <a title="Engine Technology International March 2010 page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cc4484ab?page=6"> 04 COVER STORY: PORSCHE 918 SPYDER Spyder's web </a> <a title="Engine Technology International March 2010 page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cc4484ab?page=7"> 05 COVER STORY: PORSCHE 918 SPYDER </a> <a title="Engine Technology International March 2010 page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cc4484ab?page=8"> 06 COVER STORY: PORSCHE 918 SPYDER “The 918 weig</a> <a title="Engine Technology International March 2010 page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cc4484ab?page=9"> vectoring system at the front to go with Porsche'</a> <a title="Engine Technology International March 2010 page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cc4484ab?page=10"> 08 What’s neW? Ferrari hybrid INDUSTRY UPDATE Fi</a> <a title="Engine Technology International March 2010 page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cc4484ab?page=11"> 09 What’s neW? Ferrari hybrid INDUSTRY UPDATE it</a> <a title="Engine Technology International March 2010 page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cc4484ab?page=12"> 10 What’s neW? Ford V6 Nissan Juke targets TSI</a> <a title="Engine Technology International March 2010 page 13" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cc4484ab?page=13"> </a> <a title="Engine Technology International March 2010 page 14" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cc4484ab?page=14"> for 2010! Europe's most important dedicated trad</a> <a title="Engine Technology International March 2010 page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cc4484ab?page=15"> design, production, components and technology! TH</a> <a title="Engine Technology International March 2010 page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cc4484ab?page=16"> 14 PERSONALITY PROFILE CASE 47 What career did y</a> <a title="Engine Technology International March 2010 page 17" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cc4484ab?page=17"> 15 PERSONALITY PROFILE Everybody's working on </a> <a title="Engine Technology International March 2010 page 18" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cc4484ab?page=18"> 16 OPINION ATTDAVIS No one who is nuts about the </a> <a title="Engine Technology International March 2010 page 19" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cc4484ab?page=19"></a> <a title="Engine Technology International March 2010 page 20" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cc4484ab?page=20"> 18 OPINION REGOFFER I applaud Riversimple's appro</a> <a title="Engine Technology International March 2010 page 21" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cc4484ab?page=21"> </a> <a title="Engine Technology International March 2010 page 22" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cc4484ab?page=22"> 20 biofuels Crop Stars With a new generation of b</a> <a title="Engine Technology International March 2010 page 23" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cc4484ab?page=23"> 21 biofuels </a> <a title="Engine Technology International March 2010 page 24" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cc4484ab?page=24"> Sensor *****************************************</a> <a title="Engine Technology International March 2010 page 25" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cc4484ab?page=25"> Ford has confirmed it will launch an E85 flex-fuel </a> <a title="Engine Technology International March 2010 page 26" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cc4484ab?page=26"> 24 biofuels not just a problem for Ford. It nee</a> <a title="Engine Technology International March 2010 page 27" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cc4484ab?page=27"> www.hjs.com </a> <a title="Engine Technology International March 2010 page 28" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cc4484ab?page=28"> 26 Casting development </a> <a title="Engine Technology International March 2010 page 29" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cc4484ab?page=29"> 27 Casting development All-starcast The process m</a> <a title="Engine Technology International March 2010 page 30" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cc4484ab?page=30"> 28 CASTING DEVELOPMENT ■ Now, more than ever, t</a> <a title="Engine Technology International March 2010 page 31" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cc4484ab?page=31"> 29 Casting development Spray it again Despite imp</a> <a title="Engine Technology International March 2010 page 32" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cc4484ab?page=32"> 30 Casting development magma is helping foundrie</a> <a title="Engine Technology International March 2010 page 33" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cc4484ab?page=33"> Compacted Graphite Iron - the next generation Ma</a> <a title="Engine Technology International March 2010 page 34" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cc4484ab?page=34"> 32 McLaren MP4-12c Words: Matt Davis </a> <a title="Engine Technology International March 2010 page 35" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cc4484ab?page=35"> 33 Mclaren Mp4-12c </a> <a title="Engine Technology International March 2010 page 36" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cc4484ab?page=36"> 34 MCLAREN MP4-12C </a> <a title="Engine Technology International March 2010 page 37" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cc4484ab?page=37"> 35 MCLaRen MP4-12C “A flat-plain crank makes cert</a> <a title="Engine Technology International March 2010 page 38" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cc4484ab?page=38"> 36 VALVETRAINS Lift off With even more stringent </a> <a title="Engine Technology International March 2010 page 39" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cc4484ab?page=39"> 37 VALVETRAINS </a> <a title="Engine Technology International March 2010 page 40" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cc4484ab?page=40"> 38 VALVETRAINS system. 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