Monthly Archives: May 2013

Acoustic insulation keeps safety alerts audible

As modern-day vehicles find new ways to alert the driver to any detected dangers, acoustic insulation plays an important role in ensuring the noise of the engine or the tyres on the road does not drown out any audible warnings. In the newly unveiled Vauxhall VXR8 GTS, for instance, several new technologies have been incorporated […]

Mercedes-Benz S-Class: Noise reduction is in the air

27/05/2013 //
by alastair
Posted in Automotive sound insulation, sound insulation

There’s something in the air in the new Mercedes-Benz S-Class – with noise reduction designed into the vehicle from its bodywork to its air conditioning system. Built under the banner of ‘The Essence of Luxury’, the S-Class line-up has been designed with the intention of delivering perfection wherever possible. The lightweight body offers good rigidity […]

Noise insulation can help cars retain resale value

25/05/2013 //
by alastair
Posted in Automotive industry news, Automotive sound insulation

Noise insulation not only makes for a more comfortable ride during the original owner’s use of a car; it could also help to retain more of the vehicle’s resale value when it comes to putting it on to the second-hand market. Motoring magazine Autocar has published its ten top tips for people looking to buy […]

Automotive insulations keep Mercedes-Benz E-Class quiet

24/05/2013 //
by alastair
Posted in Automotive industry news, Automotive insulation

Automotive insulations have once again made an appearance in convertibles, as the Mercedes-Benz E-Class Cabriolet incorporates several sound-reducing elements. These include the Aircap wind deflector, which enhances aerodynamics at speeds over 25mph, and will close automatically when the speed drops below 10mph, without the need for the driver to intervene. With the acoustic roof closed, […]

AI named winners at Coventry Evening Telegraph’s Award Ceremony

                Automotive Insulations are delighted to have won the Coventry Evening Telegraph’s Medium to Large Business Award – held at the Ricoh Arena on Friday 17th May. The judges were looking for a company in the Coventry & Warwickshire area that has continued to develop its brand and identity. […]