#TECH

Autonomous Vehicles

Putting Level 3 Automation to the Test

Foretellix and Mobileye team up on verification tools
#europe #tech #Mobileye

Autonomous Vehicles

Ford Unveils Next-Gen Self-Driving Test Platform

Latest testbed moves system to "launch-intent" status
#Ford #tech

Batteries

Hummer EV Breaks Cover

A beast in beast clothing with a 350-mile driving range
#tech

Fuel Cells

MAN Fuels Up with Hydrogen

Truckmaker eyes fuel cell and hydrogen ICE applications
#europe #tech #sustainability

Batteries

Cruise Gets OK to Test No-Driver Cars on Public Roads

California permit moves company closer to robo-taxi launch
#tech

Interiors & Electronics

New Caddys Up the Ante on Fast-Acting Suspension Tech

Don’t blink or you could be several hundred inputs behind
#chassis #body #tech

Electronics

Israeli Startup Touts Low-Cost Thermal Imaging

ADAS applications targeted for 2024
#tech

Autonomous Vehicles

Next-Gen Lidar Promises to Cut Costs by 70%

Level 2+ automation applications targeted in 2023
#tech

Autonomous Vehicles

U.K. Developers Ready Self-Cleaning Lidar Tech

No wipers required
#tech

Autonomous Vehicles

Velodyne Signs 3-Year Deal to Supply Lidar to Baidu

Sensors to be used by Baidu's Apollo autonomous-car development alliance
#asia #Velodyne #tech

Plastics

Roechling Touts New Bioplastic

Green material generates 90% fewer CO2 emissions than its petroleum-based counterparts
#tech #sustainability

Batteries

Clarios Plans Improved Lead-Acid Batteries for EVs

Customized systems can provide more benefits
#tech

Regulations

Hyperloop Company to Open Certification Center in W. Virginia

Commercial operations targeted for 2030
#tech #sustainability

Fuel Cells

Pierburg Teams with BMW on Fuel Cell Blower

Integrated system aims to boost efficiency and reduce costs
#BMW #europe #tech

Composites

How Recycled Materials Create a Highly Efficient EV

Innovative design and engineering create a compact sports car that is built largely with recycled waste materials
#tech #sustainability

Autonomous Vehicles

Smarter Adaptive Cruise for Truck Fleets

Startup targets 10%+ fuel efficiency gain
#tech

Assembly

Tesla to Debut “Risky” Production System in Germany

Push for extremely modular design could backfire
#people #Tesla #tech

Autonomous Vehicles

Nissan Readies Big Push into Semi-Robotic Driving

Aim is to collect usage data and cut system costs
#asia #Nissan #tech

Finishing

Vendor Says Its Vacuum-Overlay System Could Replace Auto Body Paint

The automated film overlay process is touted as faster, more energy efficient and at least as durable as paint
#asia #tech

Electronics

Marvell Touts Improved Cybersecurity

Protecting cars against hackers takes a comprehensive, multi-layered strategy 
#tech