Tag: Mobility

Design & Planning, Process

Hyundai Motor Group Innovation Center Set to Transform Automotive Production

December 6, 2023

Via: Metrology and Quality News

Hyundai Motor Group has officially opens the Hyundai Motor Group Innovation Center Singapore (HMGICS) to accelerate the delivery of the Group’s human-centric future mobility vision. The facility introduces a new ‘smart urban mobility hub’ concept, which includes a highly automated […]

Process, R & D

Boeing and AE Industrial Partners Launch Second Venture Fund to Invest in Innovative Aerospace and Defense Startups

July 20, 2022

Via: PR Newswire

Boeing has committed a $50 million investment in AEI HorizonX, a partnership the company established with private equity firm AE Industrial Partners to invest in transformative aerospace technologies. The new funding will anchor AEI HorizonX’s second venture fund (Fund II), […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Fiat Chrysler to spend $150M setting up global tech center in India

December 16, 2020

Via: Automotive News

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles plans to spend $150 million to set up a global technology center in the southern Indian city of Hyderabad. The center will create nearly 1,000 jobs by the end of 2021 and will focus on development for […]

Design & Planning, Process, R & D

New Hyundai Motor Group Innovation Center in Singapore to Transform Customer Experience through Future Mobility R&D

October 13, 2020

Via: PR Newswire

Hyundai Motor Group (the Group) celebrated the groundbreaking announcement of the Hyundai Motor Group Innovation Center in Singapore (HMGICS) with a virtual ceremony today. The center will act as an open innovation lab for the Group’s future mobility research and […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Subaru invests $2 million in American Center for Mobility

January 17, 2018

Via: Automotive News

DETROIT — The American Center for Mobility secured $2 million in funding from Subaru of America Inc., the suburban Detroit autonomous vehicle testing site said on Tuesday at the Detroit auto show. Subaru joins AT&T, Toyota Motor Corp., Ford Motor […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle, Process, R & D

Software startup helps maintain shared vehicles

November 14, 2017

Via: Automotive News

SAN FRANCISCO — General Motors’ Maven car-sharing service has grown significantly since its launch in 2016, with help from a quiet partner that has made sure the service’s vehicles are always fueled, clean and road-ready. Now that partner, San Francisco […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Self-driving car advocates launch ad campaign to prod Congress

September 26, 2017

Via: Automotive News

WASHINGTON — A coalition of supporters of self-driving cars on Tuesday said that it will run ads this week in social media and Washington newspapers, in an effort to convince Congress to adopt sweeping legislation to boost the nascent industry. […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

New Nissan Leaf pitched as high-tech showcase with 150-mile range

September 6, 2017

Via: Automotive News

TOKYO – Nissan’s Leaf may be the world’s best-selling electric vehicle. But the automaker is pitching the second generation as all that and much more. The redesigned Leaf starts by boosting the range some 40 percent to 150 miles to […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Autonomous startup Zoox lures former Apple engineers

August 31, 2017

Via: Automotive News

A group of automotive engineers has left Apple Inc. for self-driving car startup Zoox Inc. after the world’s most valuable technology company backed off plans to build its own vehicle, according to people familiar with the situation. The 17 engineers […]

Process, R & D

Drilling home the importance of mobility in the manufacturing industry

August 14, 2017

Via: Manufacturing Global

The UK manufacturing industry has been enjoying a revival over recent years. Making up about a tenth of the UK economy, in April 2017, Britain’s factories had their fastest growth for three years. And the pressure is on to sustain […]

Process, R & D

Intel finalizes $15 billion Mobileye acquisition

August 9, 2017

Via: Automotive News

Intel Corp. has completed its $15 billion acquisition of autonomous driving tech company Mobileye. The chipmaker said on Tuesday that it had completed its tender offer for the majority of Mobileye’s shares. The finalized acquisition cements Intel’s efforts to break into the […]