Electrify America and Walmart announced that more than 120 plus
ultra-fast electric vehicle (EV) charging stations are now operational
and open to the public at Walmart stores across the US. Building upon
the original commitment set forth in April 2018, the companies are
planning to expand the relationship in the coming years with additional
Electrify America charging stations located at Walmart stores across the
AutonomouStuff, part of Hexagon’s Positioning Intelligence division,
launched the first phase of its Open Autonomy Pilot programme and has
begun collecting data and testing software on two automated research and
development vehicles. This testing will be conducted on a defined route
in downtown Peoria, Illinois.
To build an accessible and scalable electric vehicle (EV) charging
experience for the residents, businesses, public agencies, and school
districts of southeastern Michigan, EV Connect has announced it is a
qualified EV charging infrastructure provider under the ‘Charging
Forward’ program from DTE.
Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) and Subaru Corporation (Subaru)
disclosed that they have agreed to jointly develop a platform dedicated
to battery electric vehicles (BEVs) for midsize and large passenger
vehicles and to jointly develop a C-segment-class BEV SUV model for sale
under each company’s own brand.
HARMAN International, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics
Co., Ltd., focussed on connected technologies for automotive, consumer
and enterprise markets, unveiled a new Dual-Mode V2X system, aimed at
enhancing automotive safety.
On the occasion of World Environment Day, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd.,
part of the $20.7 billion Mahindra Group, plugged into Blu Smart, the
pioneers in all-electric shared smart mobility, to launch a unique,
connected, all-electric ride sharing service in India.
Lear Corporation, a global automotive technology leader in seating and
electrical and electronic systems, will showcase the synergies between
Xevo Market and EXO Technology during the TU Automotive Conference, in
After a year, Aptiv Autonomous Mobility became the first autonomous
vehicle provider to offer commercial robotaxi rides to the general
public, in partnership with Lyft, announced Aptiv President Karl
Iagnemma in a blog.
The BMW Group and Jaguar Land Rover confirmed that they are joining
forces to develop next generation electric drive units in a move that
supports the advancement of electrification technologies necessary to
transition to an ACES future.
Invest Ottawa, lead economic development agency for Canada’s Capital for
knowledge-based industries, together with the Government of Ontario and
strategic partners, officially launched the Ottawa L5 Connected and
Autonomous Vehicle (CAV) Test Facilities.
Wind River, a leader in delivering IoT software for critical
infrastructure, and Airbiquity, a leader in connected vehicle services,
are working towards integrating key technologies to develop an
end-to-end software lifecycle management solution for connected and
autonomous vehicles, one that spans vehicle to cloud.
XCharge, a Beijing-based international electric vehicle (EV) charging
solution provider, announced its strategic plan together with Southern
Sustainable Electric Australia (SSE Australia) to accelerate the
deployment of EV charging infrastructures in the country, including at
least 1,000 DC fast chargers.
AB Dynamics, a test system supplier, is contributing key technologies to
the German PEGASUS project, a €34 million ($43.18 million) national
initiative to establish industry-wide quality standards and test
procedures for automated vehicle functions.
Cohda Wireless, a leader in Connected Autonomous Vehicles technologies,
and Sasken Technologies Ltd., a leading product engineering and digital
transformation services provider, announced a strategic technology
partnership to accelerate the adoption of V2X (vehicle-to-anything) in
the connected vehicles space utilising either cellular or DSRC
(dedicated short range communication) technologies.