Automobile Engineering incorporats elements of mechanical, electrical, electronic, software and safety engineering as applied to the design, manufacture and operation of motorcycles, automobiles, buses and trucks and their respective engineering subsystems.
Some of the engineering attributes and disciplines that are of importance to the automotive engineer and many of the other aspects are included in it:
- Safety engineering
- Fuel economy/emissions
- Vehicle dynamics
- NVH engineering (noise, vibration, and harshness)
- Climate control