Kevin Pavlov, an accomplished global-operations executive from the
transportation and consumer electronics industry, has joined Karma, the
Southern California-based high-tech mobility incubator and creator of
luxury electric vehicles, as Chief Operations Officer.
As an automotive supplier specialised in developing electric, autonomous
and connected vehicle technologies, Valeo is presented its autonomous,
electric delivery droid prototype, Valeo eDeliver4U, at CES 2020 in Las
The European Investment Bank (EIB) is set to finance the modernisation
of Grupo Ruiz’s bus fleet by facilitating €27.5 million ($30.53 million)
for the introduction of 173 safer, less polluting and more modern
High-performance, long-lasting energy storage devices are crucially
important for many future-oriented technologies: e.g. for
electromobility, for mobile end devices such as tablets and smartphones
as well as for the efficient use of energy from renewable sources.
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated,
unveiled at the 2020 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) its newest addition
to the company’s extensive portfolio of automotive products with the
new Qualcomm Snapdragon Ride Platform – one of the automotive industry’s
most advanced, scalable and open autonomous driving solutions, which
consists of the family of Snapdragon Ride Safety system-on-chips (SoCs),
Snapdragon Ride Safety Accelerator and Snapdragon Ride Autonomous
Visteon Corporation, a leading automotive cockpit electronics technology
company, demonstrated its newest SmartCore — the world’s first
production cockpit domain controller with a third-generation Qualcomm
Snapdragon Automotive Cockpit Platform – which will be launched on
Chinese automaker Guangzhou Automobile Group’s (GAC) new pure electric
vehicle platform, Aion LX.
MAHLE Powertrain has helped to launch an innovative new 20kW electric
motor at the opening of a new Warwick, UK headquarters for Aeristech,
the developer of power dense and efficient high-speed electric motors.
The reliable and efficient power distribution network is an important
building block in the construction of Europe’s largest and most advanced
lithium-ion battery factory, to be built by Northvolt in Skellefteå in
Sense Photonics, a breakout LiDAR company known for its revolutionary
solid-state FLASH architecture, has officially entered the automotive
market with the introduction of Osprey, the first modular FLASH LiDAR
for advanced driver-assistance systems (ADAS) and autonomous driving.
Mahindra Electric, part of the Mahindra Group and Lithium Urban
Technologies, India’s largest zero emission service for employee
transportation, announced that their partnership has crossed the
significant milestone of 1,000 Mahindra electric vehicles in the Lithium
Luminar introduced the industry’s most advanced LiDAR perception technology that enables safe driver-out-of-the-loop autonomy. This is achieved via deep integration of LiDAR sensing, software and
compute, enabling the industry to transition from isolated component
testing to successful commercialisation for Level 3 and 4 autonomous
applications beginning on highways.