Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) and Nishi-Nippon Railroad Co., Ltd.
(Nishitetsu) will begin full-scale operation on November 28 of the
Toyota-developed multi-modal mobility service “my route” for
smartphones, which will be launched in Fukuoka City and Kitakyushu City
in collaboration with service providers in the areas of traffic,
shopping, and event information. The project will also be expanded to
include the Kyushu Railway Company (JR Kyushu).
VST Mobility, a leading end to end telematics platform provider
utilising both hardware devices and software to provide IOT based
mobility solutions for intelligent transport systems, has selected HERE
as its mapping and location services provider to support the company’s
latest product launch – Eclipse.
Global automotive software company, Renovo, announced their automotive
data management platform, Insight, as a CES 2020 Innovation Awards
Winner under the “Vehicle Intelligence & Transportation” category.
EVgo and Lyft announced an expansion of their partnership to accelerate
rideshare electrification through Lyft’s planned introduction of 200 new
electric vehicles (EV) for rideshare drivers in the Denver market as
part of Lyft’s Express Drive rental programme.
FPT Industrial, brand of CNH Industrial, dedicated to the design,
production and sale of powertrains for on and off-road vehicles, marine
and power generation applications, signed a memorandum of understanding
foreseeing an industrial and commercial cooperation with Microvast,
which will enable FPT Industrial to design and assemble in-house
high-voltage battery packs, to be offered on CNH Industrial vehicles and
to third-party customers.
Anticipating future customer demand for the digitalisation of mobility
services, ARC Europe and HERE Mobility are partnering to offer Mobility
as a Service (MaaS) solutions in the context of roadside assistance.
Audi will be the mobility partner of the Werksviertel quarter in Munich
and develop innovative concepts for the brand. On the site where the
dumpling factories of the Pfanni brand once stood, a modern city quarter
The Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment, Richard
Bruton T.D announced that ESB Networks have begun decarbonising their
yellow van fleet, purchasing 70 full electric commercial vehicles – one
of the largest purchases of commercial electric vehicles in Ireland this
Showcasing the possibilities of the e-Golf powertrain to motivate
classic VW models, Volkswagen of America recently commissioned west
coast electric vehicle conversion specialist EV West to construct an
electrified Volkswagen Type 2 Bus.
Hyundai Motor Company has unveiled its all-round new electrified vehicle
lineup and technologies with the Lafesta EV sedan leading the show at
the 17th China Guangzhou International Automobile Exhibition.