Ford have recently filed patent applications for a removable car wheel that can be used with an electric unicycle
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Confident who owns the name on the hood?
Car-Hacking – is the automotive industry prepared for cyber war?
Despite having no rotary engines currently in production, Mazda has recently filed a US patent application directed towards a new stop-start system for a rotary engine
Around 3,000 patent applications are filed every year relating to vehicle steering systems, including this application from Ford relating to reducing noise and vibration.
BMW is seeking patent protection for gesture-controlled in-car systems
Daimler-Benz patented the idea of the crumple zone with DE854157, filed on 8 July 1949 and granted on 30 October 1952
Fancy a lime green car? Toyota have patent protection for super-reflective vehicle paints to help reduce overheating.
British cars are becoming more British– UK Automotive Council Report 2017
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