Autonomous Mobility Articles

  • In-car Ethernet brings life to connected cars

    As consumers depend on smartphones, tablets and laptops to run their daily lives, they expect these technologies to extend to their ‘home away from home’, namely their cars. In-vehicle electronics are likewise growing in number and complexity, keeping step with technological advancements and satisfying consumer expectations for a connected driving…

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  • Mega trends and the changing face of the CV industry

    The commercial vehicle industry has exceeded all expectations and bounced back strongly from the financial crisis. Global sales are expected to exceed three million units by 2016. The industry is at an important crossroad: globilisation, technology development, ongoing regulatory change and growth in emerging markets are set to change the…

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    Interview: Thomas Broberg, Senior Technical Advisor – Safety, Volvo Cars

    Thomas Broberg’s presentation at Automotive World‘s recent Automotive Megatrends USA 2012 event was entitled “The Volvo vision 2020 – a strategy towards zero”. In this video interview with Automotive World, he discusses some of the topics covered in that presentation, including the importance of combining active and passive safety systems, the future of advanced driver systems,…

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    Creating 360 degree value for transport eco system

    Video of a presentation made by Ravindran Nagarajan, Trimble Navigation, at Commercial Vehicle Megatrends India 2012. [level-stranger] This video is only available to members with a Single-User Site License. Please contact us for more details. [/level-stranger] [level-entry-level] This video is only available to members with a Single-User Site License. Please…

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    FleetBoard – telematics in a new dimension

    Video of a presentation made by Jens Zeller, FleetBoard, at Commercial Vehicle Megatrends India 2012. [level-stranger] This video is only available to members with a Single-User Site License. Please contact us for more details. [/level-stranger] [level-entry-level] This video is only available to members with a Single-User Site License. Please contact…

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    Toyota 3D Face Tracker recognises driver moods

    At Toyota Motor Europe, safety engineers believe that the technology behind passive safety systems such as airbags and seatbelt pre-tensioners, has almost reached saturation point. TME has been a leader in active safety, implementing camera, radar and infra-red-based active systems including autonomous braking since

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  • Obama pursues clean-vehicle R&D despite budget pressure

    The Obama Administration has long advocated the use of federal funds to promote clean energy technologies. As part of that effort, the Administration has proposed using such funds to support research on and development of clean-vehicle technologies, with a focus on advanced batteries and the other technologies needed for electric…

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    Interview: Douglas Campbell, President, Automotive Safety Council

    In this video interview recorded by Automotive World at Automotive Megatrends USA 2012, Campbell discusses the work of the Automotive Safety Council, and looks at the benefits of active safety systems and the role these systems will play in connected car technology. [level-stranger] This video is only available to members with a Single-User Site License. Please…

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    Interview: Partha Goswarmi, Technology Manager, Connected Vehicle & Infotainment, General Motors

    Partha Goswarmi is Technology Manager for Connected Vehicle and Infotainment at General Motors. At Automotive World‘s Automotive Megatrends USA 2012 event, Goswarmi gave a presentation entitled “Connected vehicle outlook – what lies ahead”. In this video interview recorded by Automotive World, he discusses the challenges facing OEMs and suppliers in the development of connected vehicle technology on…

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    Interview: Nick Pudar, Vice President, Planning and Business Development, OnStar

    OnStar is now on its 9th generation hardware. After 16 years of business, the company boasts six million subscribers, including over 400,000 subscribers in China since its launch in that country. In this video interview recorded by Automotive World, Nick Pudar, OnStar’s Vice President of Planning and Business Development, discusses the company’s plans to provide…

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    Interview: Adrian Lund, President, Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS)

    Adrian Lund is President of the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) and the Highway Loss Data Institute (HLDI). At Automotive World‘s recent event, Automotive Megatrends USA 2012, Lund presented a paper on Driver responsibility and vehicle technology. In this video interview recorded at the event by Automotive World, Lund discusses the immediate and long term measures…

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    Interview: Joel Hoffmann, Industry Partner Strategist, Automotive Solutions Division, Intel

    At Automotive Megatrends USA 2012, Automotive World recorded a video interview with Joel Hoffmann, Industry Partner Strategist in Intel’s Automotive Solutions Division. Hoffmann outlined the importance of the automotive industry to Intel, and the increasingly important role that non-traditional suppliers like Intel play in the development of connected vehicle technology. Since the interview, Intel has announced a US$100m…

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  • Rising fuel prices put telematics in the driving seat

    Recent hikes in the price of diesel have once again highlighted the ongoing battle between fleet operators, service managers and fuel costs. In the UK, the price of diesel is now running at twice the rate of inflation since reaching a record high of 143.05p (US$2.25) per litre last month,…

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