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Scania Tests Fast Wireless Charging in Urban Traffic

The Nordic region’s first bus service featuring wireless (inductive) bus stop charging is now starting. A newly developed electric hybrid bus from Scania will be operated in regular urban traffic in Södertälje, Sweden, as part of the efforts to identify new more sustainable solutions for public transport in urban environments. This is the first time

Goodyear Joins IRTE on Road Safety Programme

Goodyear India, in association with Institute of Road Traffic Education (IRTE), has initiated a unique road safety programme, ‘Safer Roads, Safer You.’ The initiative is aimed at offering complimentary training to selected taxi drivers in Delhi NCR and Mumbai. Road safety is not just about preventing accidents and reducing confrontations, but also about enhancing the

New Patent Ensures Safer, Greener Vehicle Traffic

A new invention for vehicle guidance promises to save lives and otherwise vastly reduce traffic casualties. The patent was awarded to Maxwell Consulting, a professional services firm based in New York. “Machine-to-machine communications will be essential as we transition to self-driving cars and trucks over the next decade,” said co-inventor David McDevitt-Pimbley. “Our invention boosts

Kostal and Infineon Equip the Car with 6th Sense for Increased Traffic Safety

Throughout Europe 25,700 people were killed on the roads last year – an average of 70 traffic fatalities a day. Most of these accidents happened because the motorists weren’t paying attention. A new system has been designed to assist the driver and significantly reduce the number of accidents. At the 2015 International Motor Show (IAA),

HMSI inaugurates traffic training park

Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India Pvt. Ltd. (HMSI) has inaugurated its new traffic-training park in Hyderabad, in collaboration with Hyderabad Traffic Police. This is Honda’s 8th traffic park in India and its landmark 1st traffic park to promote road safety in South India. The inauguration was graced by chief guest  Mahendar Reddy, Commissioner of Police,