Car/Ride Sharing

Hyundai Is Taking to the Sky with Uber

Perhaps traffic congestion will be less of a problem. Of course, then there’s air traffic control. . .
#Hyundai

GM Ready to Sell India Plant

General Motors is shutting down operations in India by selling its last plant there to Chinese carmaker Great Wall Motor.
#asia #GreatWallMotors #SAIC

Owners Claim Tesla EVs May Accelerate Unexpectedly

Are Tesla electric cars spontaneously zooming off on their own?
#Toyota #Tesla #recalls

JLR Aims to Reshape Seat Fitness

In the middle of a long trip, motorists often feel the need to “stretch their legs” to relieve stiffness.
#Jaguar Land Rover #engineer #tech

VW Chief Call for “Radical Overhaul”

Volkswagen's CEO says the company will fade away without "radical" overhaul.
#europe #emissions #Volkswagen

FCA to Partner with Chinese iPhone Supplier on EVs

Proposed deal could help FCA in two big ways  
#asia #Chrysler #Fiat

Mobility

Six Reasons Euros Might Like EVs

How are you going to get the people behind the wheel of an EV?
#SEAT #Tesla #europe

SPONSORED

9 Ways Additive Manufacturing Rises to the Advanced Mobility Challenge

Additive manufacturing (AM) is just one manufacturing method that drives advanced mobility forward and also has a history of embracing the digital connectivity demanded by this trend.
#MINI #Autodesk #Bose

Batteries

Will There Be an Electric Hummer & How Would It Affect GM?

The rumor is that General Motors is going to bring back the Hummer.
#Buick #Chevrolet #Cadillac

Porsche versus Ferrari in 1970 Retold

Drive, driver, driven
#Amazon #Ferrari #HP

Autonomous Vehicles

Smart Doors for Autonomous Vehicles

When cars go robotic, how will they know who to open their doors for? Answer: with doors that sense their surroundings, says Inteva Products CEO Lon Offenbacher.
#body

Business

Michigan's PlanetM Mobility Outreach

Michigan is promoting mobility development through its PlanetM initiative. Trevor Pawl, who heads business development for the initiative, explains.

Interiors & Electronics

Bosch Aims to Reinvent the Sun Visor

A bona-fide story of necessity being the mother of invention.  
#Bosch #tech

Infrastructure

Toyota to Launch. . . a City

Rather than just trying to see how advanced mobility and robotics will fit into existing structures, Toyota is building a city to help determine how these things can be best integrated into people’s lives
#Toyota #people

Magna Scales Back Autonomy Partnership with Lyft

Refocuses efforts on ADAS and semi-autonomous tech
#tech #Magna

U.S. Ratifies NA Trade Deal

The U.S. Senate has quickly rubber-stamped the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement covering tax-free trade in North America.
#americas

Gentex Brings Smoke Detector Expertise to Cars

Supplier returns to its roots to enhance new mobility services
#tech #Gentex

Europe’s Car Sales Eke Out 1% Gain

New-car sales in Europe advanced 1% last year but could stall in 2020.
#europe

Batteries

BYTON Wants to Take a Bite Out of Tesla

Fast moving China-based EV startup is putting the finishing touches on a 300,000-unit factory
#Tesla #Byton

Mobility

Bosch Announces Production-Ready Lidar

It has long been rumored and now it is officially announced.
#Bosch #Cadillac

Mobility

Bikes, Buses and Drones at SEAT

SEAT is improving its environmental footprint, in part by taking to the air
#SEAT #sustainability #facilities

Propulsion

“It’s a Circus Living with a Tesla”

Henry Payne, car critic for the Detroit News, talks about his life with a Model 3
#Tesla

Mobility

VW’s Mobile Charging Robot Concept

Volkswagen is getting enthusiastic about the electric future
#Volkswagen