Tech

Roechling: Undercover Efficiencies

January 16, 2017 at 2:56 AM

Roechling Automotive applies a systems approach to materials and products that improve air flow, provide thermal control and manage sound.

Mobility

Delphi and Autonomous Tech

January 09, 2017 at 3:41 AM

Delphi Automotive plc has been deeply involved for many years in developing self-driving vehicle technologies.

Mobility

Car Sales and Self-Driving Vehicles

December 25, 2016 at 3:19 PM

Will car-sharing and self-driving vehicles hurt future car sales? Not necessarily, says Jeff Schuster, senior vice president at LMC Automotive­.

Regulatory

U.S. Guidelines for Self-Driving Cars

December 19, 2016 at 1:37 AM

This autumn the U.S. announced new guidelines for autonomous-car developers that set a framework without dictating one technology over another, notes Jennifer Dukarski, an attorney with Detroit-area law firm Butzel Long.

Mobility

Intel’s Automated Driving Solutions Division

December 12, 2016 at 1:16 AM

Intel Corp. is expanding its automotive presence into vehicle safety systems, connectivity services and automated driving technologies.

Tech

Connectivity and Self-Driving Cars

December 05, 2016 at 2:44 AM

Developers are working to enable cars to drive themselves and to connect with new services for their occupants.

Mobility

Helping Carmakers Remodel for Mobility

November 27, 2016 at 11:59 PM

Carmakers face major hurdles as they redesign themselves to thrive in a future of dramatically more varied options for personal transportation, notes Kristin Schondorf, EY’s Automotive and Transportation Mobility Leader.

Business

Finding Capital for Suppliers

November 21, 2016 at 2:21 AM

Suppliers face more challenges than ever in today’s fast-pace and ever-shifting automotive markets. But where can companies find the capital they need to cope?

Tech

The Next Big Thing in Computer Chips for Cars

November 14, 2016 at 12:13 AM

The auto industry is poised to begin a shift from silicon chips to smaller and more efficient “wide-bandgap” semiconductors made with gallium nitride, says Karina Morley, Ricardo’s commercial director, Automotive.

Mobility

Building Driver Confidence in Self-Driving Cars

November 06, 2016 at 11:53 PM

Most drivers can see benefits in cars that are able to drive themselves. But the majority don’t yet trust the technology involved, notes Jeff Klei, president of Continental AG’s NAFTA region.

Mobility

Automobili-D at the Detroit Auto Show

October 26, 2016 at 12:10 AM

The 2017 North American International Auto Show in January will begin with Automobili-D, a four-day look at the future of personal mobility.

Mobility

Smart City Challenge Winner

October 17, 2016 at 2:00 AM

Columbus, Ohio, has won the U.S. Dept. of Transportation’s $40 million Smart City Challenge to show how multiple transportation options can be integrated within a midsize U.S. city.