German Mega Supplier – ZF Bets Big Money On Electric And Autonomous Mobility

With the hope of significant returns, advanced transmission specialist ZF has increased its stakes on the upcoming era of e-mobility. Based at Friedrichshafen, Germany – the company wants to supply a wide range of the components that future high-tech vehicles will require. This includes both conventional and electrified transmissions alongside … Read the rest

Thales Drives Cyber-Security Forward For Connected And Autonomous Cars

Connected cars are a reality, most modern vehicles on the road nowadays have some form of connectivity to the open world. This raises important challenges on multiple software integration and cybersecurity. To address this challenge, Thales, through its German company Sysgo, and Vector, the Stuttgart-based specialist for automotive embedded electronics … Read the rest

Applanix Introduces Its Development Platform For Autonomous Vehicles

Applanix a Trimble Company- Pioneers in positioning and orientation technology, introduced its Autonomy Development Platform to provide automakers the essential services they need to accelerate their development programs for on-road and off-road autonomous vehicles.

By combining customized integration and engineering services along with Applanix’ proven GNSS-inertial positioning technologies, the Autonomy … Read the rest

German Automotive Supplier Continental Raises Its Stakes On Driverless Cars

German automotive supplier Continental are not just into manufacturing tires now. The world’s fourth-largest tire manufacturer is also shifting to the forefront of the transition to electric and autonomous vehicles. It is developing the 48-volt electrical system powering Audi’s latest A8 sedan, exploring driverless robo-taxi concepts and piloting an Intelligent … Read the rest

Abu Dhabi Gains Momentum With Its Electric And Autonomous Plans

Abu Dhabi’s Department of Transport and Masdar, Abu Dhabi’s Future Energy Company, have signed a MOU to cooperate in the study, testing and evaluation of sustainable, electrical and autonomous transport technologies. The partnership will cover a range of initiatives, including the establishment of pilot projects and capacity building, as well … Read the rest