At the 11th General Police Equipment Exhibition & Conference (GPEC)
in 2020 Mercedes-Benz presented itself as a full-line supplier of police
vehicles. The focus of its presence at this International Exhibition
for Internal Security was on the wide range of drive variants offered.
Kia Motors Corporation and Hyundai Motor Company announced that they
have developed the world’s first predictive Information and
Communication Technology (ICT) Connected Shift System, enabling the
vehicle to automatically shift to the optimal gear after identifying the
road and traffic conditions ahead.
Lucid Motors, which seeks to set new standards for sustainable
transportation with its advanced luxury EVs, announced two new additions
to a leadership team that represents some of the best and brightest in
the automotive and technology industries.
An additional 182 electric vehicle charging points are set to be
installed in Hackney this year, with the Council also launching a
feasibility study into the rapid expansion of charging infrastructure in
AIWAYS, the Shanghai-based personal mobility provider, has published the
first sketches of its U6ion electric crossover coupe concept, ahead of
the model’s global debut at the 2020 Geneva International Motor Show
(GIMS) next month.
Jaguar Land Rover has unveiled its bold new concept vehicle, Project
Vector, as part of the company’s Destination Zero journey, offering its
vision of an autonomous, electric, connected future for urban mobility.
Foresight Autonomous Holdings Ltd., an innovator in automotive vision
systems, announced an additional sale of a prototype of its QuadSight
four-camera vision system targeted for the semi-autonomous and
autonomous vehicle market.
FCA is continuing to launch sustainability-focused initiatives related
to electrification and has further strengthened the investment plan for
its Turin manufacturing hub, which forms part of the overall €5 billion
($5.4 billion) industrial plan for Italy over the 2019-2021 period.