The Factors Of Change

Metro Detroit-based Dataspeed Inc provides full autonomous vehicle (AV) integration for R&D that allows engineers to get up and run quickly on their algorithm, sensor, or data research. The ADAS Kit allows seamless control over a vehicle’s throttle, brake, steering and shifting to enable testing for AV applications. It also features full by-wire control with […]

Continental starts production of technologies for Robo-Taxis

Continental’s technology for driverless vehicles will be in production for the first time in French company EasyMile’s EZ10 autonomous shuttle. Continental has held a stake in this driverless vehicle manufacturer since 2017. “The technological building blocks that enable robo-taxis to operate are available in principle and have been tried and tested in practice. However, we […]

Digital Clusters Enable Over-The-Air Feature Updates: Visteon

By T Murrali: Visteon, the global leader in cockpit electronics, is looking at enhancing the in-cabin experience for the drivers and passengers. Connected, electric and autonomous are the three important technology trends that impact cockpit electronics, one of the fastest growing segments in the overall automotive market. The major solutions that address these trends revolve […]

Bosch to offer complete mobility services

Bosch will offer mobility services bundling them into a smart, seamlessly connected ecosystem. That will include booking, sharing, and networking platforms, parking and charging services, and software solutions for managing and maintaining the vehicles, as well as infotainment during the journey. “Bosch is developing a unique package of hardware, software, and mobility services for shuttle […]

Hyundai, Autotalks to develop Connectivity Technology for road safety

Hyundai Motor Company has formed a strategic partnership with Autotalks through a direct investment to accelerate the development and deployment of the next generation chipset for connected cars. Autotalks is specialised in the manufacturing of Vehicle to Everything (V2X) communication chipsets. Hyundai plans to further strengthen connectivity technology vital to autonomous driving and explore new business […]

Continental CUBE trial happens on Frankfurt UAS campus

Continental, Frankfurt transport authority (Verkehrsgesellschaft Frankfurt am Main, VGF) and Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences (Frankfurt UAS) have together launched a three-day, autonomous trial of the driverless CUbE (Continental Urban Mobility Experience) on the Frankfurt UAS campus. The aim of this trial is to collect practical experience in the operation of driverless vehicles as part […]

Magna, Lyft to jointly develop self-driving systems

Mobility technology company Magna and North America’s fastest growing rideshare company Lyft have inked a multi-year collaboration to jointly fund, develop, and manufacture self-driving systems. In addition to self-driving vehicles that will be deployed on Lyft’s own ridesharing network in the coming years, Magna has the ability to deploy the technologies across a wide range […]

Continental, NVIDIA to produce ‘computer on wheels’ by 2021

Continental and NVIDIA have partnered to create Artificial Intelligence (AI) self-driving vehicle systems based on the NVIDIA DRIVE platform, by 2021. The partnership will enable the development of AI computer systems that scale from automated Level 2 features through full Level 5 self-driving capabilities, where the vehicle has no steering wheel or pedals. Dedicated engineering […]

Infineon supports NVIDIA DRIVE Pegasus AI Platform

Infineon Technologies’ AURIX TC3xx series automotive microcontroller (MCU) will be used in the NVIDIA DRIVE Pegasus AI car computing platform. The supercomputer for autonomous vehicles meets the requirements of Level 5 autonomous driving as defined by the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE). Infineon supplies the safety microcontroller, safety power supply IC, and selected vehicle communication […]