D. Winter

D.
Winter
Senior Editor,
WardsAuto
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Drew Winter is a Senior Editor and Director, Content at WardsAuto. 

Articles

Whose Tail Is Wagging Mobility Dog? 2
While Wall Street obsesses over Uber, traditional automakers such as Ford are quietly creating a variety of mobility solutions.
Acura Rethinks HMI
Acura’s new HMI uses a remote, curved touchpad positioned in the center stack and ergonomically designed to eliminate the need to visually locate a button or switch.
VW Scandal Won’t Kill Diesels 1
Even though cheap gas and bad publicity might be suppressing demand, it’s very possible diesel sales will perk up in the coming year.
Bob Lutz Still Doesn’t Like Fuel Cells 2
Despite his skepticism, Lutz predicts most major automakers will introduce fuel-cell vehicles because they provide a disproportionately favorable number of zero-emission-vehicle credits.
WardsAuto Launches 10 Best UX Competition
We will consider simple things, such as how easy it is to pair systems with phones and how intuitive controls are, to more complex evaluations regarding the design of displays and graphics, navigation features and head-up displays.
Beware Millennial Stereotypes 4
Automakers have blown a decade and a half falsely categorizing and throwing cheesy labels on a generation too big and diverse to be typecast.
For Those About to Shift, We Salute You 8
Ten speeds is the upper limit for automatic transmissions for now, but you absolutely know there’s a chief engineer saying: “Let’s turn it up to 11.”
Future Engines Will Be Same But Different
Electrification isn’t going to stall because the world is flooded with cheap oil. “It’s just going to be available in a lot more flavors.”
Joyful Autonomous Driving
Welcome to WardsAuto's latest and most exciting student design competition yet: Creating an autonomous sports car for racing and commuting.
Sure Bets for Autonomous Cars
The chances of a tech company such as Google striking it rich quickly with fully autonomous vehicles is remote. But the reality of global government mandates for ADAS features makes the success of suppliers a sure thing.