In an e-mail notification to customers holding pre-orders for the Model Y
in the US, Tesla confirmed that it will begin deliveries of the smaller
SUV from March 15. Earlier, the company had begun production of the
model in limited numbers since January this year.
Autoliv Inc., the worldwide leader in vehicle safety systems, announced
that it has joined Together for Safer Roads (TSR), a coalition of
leading private sector companies dedicated to preventing traffic
crashes, injuries and deaths on roadways around the world.
Emerging from two years of stealth-mode operation, Outrider announced
that it has raised $53 million in funding and deployed initial pilots of
its Outrider System, the first-to-market solution focused on autonomous
yard operations for logistics hubs.
Cerence Inc., the global industry leader in creating unique, moving
experiences for the automotive world, and HERE Technologies, a global
leader in mapping and location platform services, announced that they
have teamed up to integrate HERE location intelligence with the Cerence
Drive portfolio to bring advanced AI-powered mobility assistant
offerings to the automotive industry.
BAE Systems, a world leader in electric propulsion, has been selected by
Alexander Dennis Limited (ADL) and the Republic of Ireland’s National
Transport Authority (NTA) to supply up to 600 electric power and
propulsion systems for its new fleet of buses in Ireland. The selection
includes an initial order for 100 systems.
Designers of automotive self-driving systems can now enable higher-speed
autonomous driving through the industry’s fastest and smallest Light
Detection and Ranging (LiDAR) ICs from Maxim Integrated Products, Inc.
With DS 9, DS Automobiles is emphasising its expertise, design,
sophistication and technology with a global vision. Following DS 7
CROSSBACK and DS 3 CROSSBACK, this is a large, stylish saloon to head up
the new French premium brand’s line up.
Endesa X continues with its expansion plan for public charging
infrastructure for EVs and has reached an agreement with the network of
Valencian BDMED service stations to install 20 fast charging points and 2
semi-fast charging points in 11 of its 15 service stations, covering
all the provinces in which it operates: Alicante, Valencia, Castellón,
Almería and Jaén.
Lucid Motors, which seeks to set new standards for sustainable
transportation with its advanced luxury EVs, announced a long-term
partnership with leading EV battery supplier LG Chem for its Lucid Air