Sumitomo Rubber Industries, Ltd. has started joint research with Gunma
University Centre of Research on Adoption of NextGen Transportation
Systems (CRANTS) for the Level 4 (Fully automated driving) and develop
its tyre related service.
Keysight Technologies, Inc., a leading technology company that helps
enterprises, service providers and governments accelerate innovation to
connect and secure the world, announced an extended collaboration with
GOHIGH Data Networks Technology Co., Ltd. (GOHIGH) to accelerate
cellular-vehicle-to-everything (C-V2X) technology for connected car
Nobina, Sweden’s and the Nordic region’s largest bus operator, has added
a further 20 eBuses to its growing intake of orders from world-leading
electric bus manufacturer, BYD. Deliveries of the 18.0-metre articulated
‘K11’ eBus model will commence at the end of 2019.
ChargePoint Services, owner and operator of the GeniePoint Network, is
working alongside global original equipment (OE) component manufacturer
Hella, to provide electric vehicle charging at their UK sales &
distribution centre in Oxfordshire.
Vayavision, a developer of autonomous vehicle perception solutions based
on raw data fusion and upsampling, announced that it has appointed Carl
Peter Forster, an automotive industry beacon, to its advisory board.
Airspace Experience Technologies (ASX), an aviation technology start-up,
is re-imagining personal air transportation with the mission to offer
urban commuters a cleaner, faster and affordable transportation
alternative in support of Uber Technologies Urban Air Mobility
Cruise announced an equity investment of $1.15 billion from a group
comprising institutional investors, including funds and accounts advised
by T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc., and existing partners General
Motors, SoftBank Vision Fund and Honda.
EVgo, the nation’s largest public electric vehicle (EV) fast charging
network, announced that it has contracted for 100% renewable energy to
power its customers, becoming the first EV charging network in the
United States to do so.
Toyota has clocked up another significant milestone in Australia,
announcing that it has sold more than 100,000 fuel-efficient hybrid
electric vehicles since the Prius first went on sale locally in 2001.
Marvell Technology Group Ltd., a leader in infrastructure semiconductor
solutions, and Aquantia, Corp., a leader in Multi-Gig Ethernet
connectivity, announced a definitive agreement, approved by the boards
of directors of both companies, under which Marvell will acquire all
outstanding shares of Aquantia common stock in exchange for
consideration of $13.25 per share in cash.
The internet of things (IoT) is changing the world of mobility
fundamentally. Bosch will be showcasing its connected mobility solutions
at Bosch ConnectedWorld 2019 in Berlin, where the IoT sector meets to
discuss tomorrow’s world.
Ola Electric Mobility Pvt Ltd (Ola Electric) announced that Mr. Ratan
Tata, Chairman Emeritus of Tata Sons, has invested in the company as
part of its Series A round of funding. Mr. Tata is also an early
investor in ANI Technologies Pvt Ltd, Ola’s parent company.
ALD Automotive has signed an international framework agreement with
ChargePoint, Inc., a leading electric vehicle (EV) charging network, to
facilitate and accelerate the transition to e-mobility for international
corporate clients, small and medium companies and private individuals.