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NTN exhibits at Tokyo Motor Show 2017

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NTN will run a booth at “Tokyo Motor Show 2017.” Under the theme of “Make the World Nameraka*”, NTN will feature its latest technology that supports vehicle “driving”, “turning” and “stopping” operation and control. At the booth we will be exhibiting items such as various products that contribute to higher ...

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Allego and Microsoft create Cloud Services Platform for EV charging

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Companies easily manage their charge points by a full portfolio of cloud based services. Charging solution provider Allego and Microsoft join forces to provide companies a broad portfolio of online services to manage their current or new charge points and start new services to their customers. Both companies built the ...

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Toyota rolls out new model for “JPN Taxi”

Toyota JPN Taxi

Introducing a people-friendly, next-generation taxi that embodies the spirit of Japanese hospitality People-friendly universal design1, including low, flat floor and wide-opening rear sliding door Designed to harmonize with urban life but instantly recognizable as a taxi at a glance, with a deep indigo body Equipped with reinforced safety equipment, including ...

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Toyota plans trial provision of lane-specific traffic-congestion information based on driving video data from 500 Tokyo Taxis

Toyota smartphone screen images of Lane-specific traffic-congestion information

Service to be accessible via TC smartphone navigation app Toyota Motor Corporation, as an outcome of ongoing verification testing*1 being conducted with the Japan Federation of Hire-Taxi Associations since April 2017, plans to start on a trial basis a service that provides lane-specific traffic-congestion information*2 to its TC Smartphone Navigation*3 ...

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International Truck introduces Uptime Command Center

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Mission of New, Innovative Center at Company Headquarters: Get Trucks Back on the Road within 48 Hours Today, International Truck introduced the Uptime Command Center, its most recent innovation designed to lead the industry in driving customer uptime. Already operating from the company’s headquarters in Lisle, Illinois, the Uptime Command ...

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Navistar OnCommand® Connection Marketplace goes live on Friday, October 27, 2017

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Open-Architecture Platform Designed to be Central Hub for Trucking Industry, Offering Tools and Services to Improve Uptime Building on the success of its OnCommand® Connection remote diagnostics solution for all makes and models, Navistar announced that the OnCommand Connection Marketplace will go live on Friday, October 27, 2017. The OnCommand Connection Marketplace ...

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