AUTONOMOUS VEHICLES

Mach E to Offer Hands-Free Driving

Ford has a lot riding on the Mustang Mach E, as it is the company’s effort not only to make an electric vehicle (it has done that before) but an electric vehicle that is desirable and accessible to regular folks.

Gary S. Vasilash
Editor-in-Chief, AutoBeat Group

Addressing Automation for Commercial Applications

Self-driving ride-hailed vehicles may seem cool, but autonomous commercial vehicles may actually be a better deployment of the technology
#Waymo #Cadillac #tech

What Do People Know About Automated Vehicles?

Probably a whole lot less than industry insiders might imagine
#Tesla #Volvo

Cars Without Coffee: When A Vehicle Isn’t Driving Him, John Krafcik Takes the Porsche

Eleventh in a series. Yes, he knows about autonomous driving. But Waymo’s Krafcik loves cars you drive. And he’s also important in another way.
#Toyota #Ford #Porsche

NVIDIA Offers “Orin”; Fighting Cyberattacks; Under the Radar Weight Savings

NVIDIA Offers “Orin”; Fighting Cyberattacks; Under the Radar Weight Savings
#tech #Denso #NVIDIA

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Business

GM Develops a New Electrical Platform

GM engineers create a better electrical architecture that can handle the ever-increasing needs of vehicle systems
#tech #Ford #Cadillac

Hybrid

EDAG's Schulte on Model Proliferation

Powertrains, “regional” vehicles to drive diversification
#GeneralMotors #Nikola #Cadillac

Electronics

How Magna Manages Transformation

Magna International’s decentralized operating culture reinvented itself in the past decade around innovation and technology.
#tech #engineer #Cadillac

Three Things

Three people. Three topics. Infinite insights.
#people #NVIDIA #tech

UN Unveils Rules for Autonomy, Software Updates, Cybersecurity

Standards aim to help regulators monitor tech developments

BMW, Daimler Shelve Robo-Car Alliance

Deemed too costly for now, plan could be revived later.
#MercedesBenz #Volkswagen #BMW

VCSEL LIDAR and Level 3 Autonomy

Sensor supplier reports it will be part of a Level 3 system on a Chinese model in 2022
#GreatWallMotors

Smart Cities Need to Make Smarter Decisions

Applications should be nimble and customizable, not one-size-fits all

Foretellix Aims to Fortify Autonomous Testing

Much more testing is needed, but it’s the quality not quantity that will make the difference
#Tesla #Volkswagen #Volvo

CAR’s Management Briefing Seminars Go Online

Special features aim to capture in-person experience
#sustainability #tech

V2X: What You Should Know

A veteran of vehicle-to-everything explains what V2X is and what it does
#Continental #Volkswagen #Audi

People Have a Perception Problem for Automated Vehicles

PAVE study shows that the industry has a long way to go to convince people AVs are the way to go
#Toyota #NVIDIA #Ford

Volvo to Offer Autonomous Highway Capability in 2022

Expanded partnership with lidar startup Luminar paves way
#Volvo #Velodyne #europe

Ford Shares Sensor Test Data for Autonomous Vehicles

Before being set loose on roads, self-driving vehicles need a comprehensive view of what they could encounter
#Ford #Waymo #Amazon

Intel Buys Israeli Mobility Service Startup

Big data from Moovit app will be teamed with Mobileye autonomous vehicle tech
#Mobileye #Intel