Tag: autonomous driving

Energy, Industry Focus Areas

Toyota, ENEOS to explore hydrogen technology

May 10, 2021

Via: Electronics Weekly

The initiative centres on Woven City, the prototype city of the future that Toyota has started to develop in Susono City, Shizuoka Prefecture. ENEOS and Toyota intend to conduct testing and demonstration in areas related to a hydrogen-based supply chain, […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle, News

Lyft follows Uber in selling autonomous driving unit

April 27, 2021

Via: Electronics Weekly

Lyft says the deal will save it $100 million a year and allow it to show a profit in Q3. $200 million is being paid up-front with $350 million more to be paid over five years. Toyota’s self-drive research unit […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Baidu considers making own electric vehicles, report says

December 15, 2020

Via: Automotive News

China’s Baidu Inc. is considering making its own electric vehicles and has held talks with automakers about the possibility, three people with knowledge of the matter said, the latest move in a race among tech firms to develop smart cars. […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Continental says AV revenues won’t be significant until 2030

March 7, 2019

Via: Automotive News

FRANKFURT — Revenues from autonomous driving will not ramp up until 2030 and beyond, the CEO of German auto supplier Continental AG said on Thursday. “Until 2030, the market will be driven mainly by assistance systems. Significant revenues will only […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Will it be a Case of Smooth Drive or Speed Bumps for the Automotive Industry in 2018?

January 30, 2018

Via: Forbes

There was some serious buzz in the global automotive industry in 2017. Electric Vehicles, Autonomous Driving and Digitization powered ahead, making significant transitions from pilot projects to the mainstream. The advent of flying cars, blockchain technology and new business models […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Autonomous Driving Where It Is Really Wintery

December 19, 2017

Via: MFRTech

Last week, the American Center for Mobility—a test facility for automated driving located on 500 acres in Ypsilanti Twsp., Michigan, that includes a 2.5-mile highway loop, a 700-foot curved tunnel, two double overpasses, intersections and roundabouts—opened, with Visteon Corp. being […]

Process, Quality Control

Vehicle Technology and Aviation Bill strives to make autonomous driving as safe as possible

February 24, 2017

Via: Manufacturing Global

This week, the new Vehicle Technology and Aviation Bill was unveiled, which outlines the need for insurance to cover drivers both when they are controlling their autonomous vehicle and when the vehicle is in charge. Dik Vos, CEO of SQS, […]